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Old 02-26-2015, 02:52 PM
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saw this on the net.
must share it here.
have fun.
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Old 02-26-2015, 05:43 PM
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Very cool!
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Old 02-26-2015, 07:18 PM
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Interesting history but maybe that is a re-creation? or possibly they have installed creature features now that they are driving it on the street....
A/C in a race car?
Don't think they would have left the console in either.
Looks like a 352 with an aluminum intake and standard Ford cast manifolds - not headers.

The "race car" doesn't seem to have the tinted windshield either.

Still - pretty cool.

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Old 02-27-2015, 06:41 AM
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The Kosiski family still runs an auto parts/salvage business here in Omaha. They have 3 Squarebirds in their old car lot (over 300 old cars) and have some of the parts listed on eBay. John is "the old car guy".
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Old 02-27-2015, 09:19 AM
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Yeah Eric, I think maybe they made a replica of the old race car and the old race car is long gone? Just a thought.
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Old 02-27-2015, 10:24 AM
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As memory serves me, one of our guys on here is building, or has built a replica of this Squarebird. I just don't remember who it is.

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