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      11-23-2017, 06:22 PM   #1
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Fantastic 1972 2002 restomod with e39 M5 S62 V8 engine

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Another amazing restomod, this time starting from a pretty bad 1972 shell and converted into this beauty! it was this person's 1st build too!

It's been fitted with the e39 M5 S62 V8 engine!

For the purists who are horrified by this, just look at the labour of love, the attention to detail (rigidifying the shell, reduce the unsprung weight, locating the engine as far back as possible for weight distribution...). The final result speaks for itself...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_c...&v=6J74Qkuk1l4

Photos from the build here: https://www.facebook.com/prostock3/m...7670025&type=3

Inagram pics here: https://www.instagram.com/xceedmotorsports/

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      11-23-2017, 06:57 PM   #2
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Wow. love it. I'm sure it understeers like crazy but takes off like a rocket.
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      11-23-2017, 07:53 PM   #3
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S62?
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      11-23-2017, 08:35 PM   #4
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S62?
yep.
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      11-23-2017, 08:44 PM   #5
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      11-25-2017, 11:50 AM   #6
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Beautiful, thanks for sharing this.
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      11-25-2017, 11:59 AM   #7
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Oh boy lots of love
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      11-25-2017, 02:47 PM   #8
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Beautiful.
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Very cool car.
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      11-30-2017, 10:28 PM   #10
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Beautiful car... thanks for sharing!
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      12-06-2017, 10:09 AM   #11
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This is a dream. In love with that interior as well.
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Love this. I need one in my life
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I guess I'm not a purist since I want this car.
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Nice. Now, what about that 911 in the background?
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S62?
yep.
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I would daily-drive that without blinking an eye.
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Amazing quality from a very poor original shell
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How cool to see my car make it on here!

BTW Im building another one for someone in Cali.

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The 911 was getting new brake lines, it is my friends car.
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How cool to see my car make it on here!

BTW Im building another one for someone in Cali.

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The 911 was getting new brake lines, it is my friends car.
Was just going to post "he should start his own business". Looks like you are!

Incredibly awesome first build, and...that V8 sound coming from a 2002...love it!


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Well done. The attention to detail is admirable. *golf clap*

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Better use of that motor than the Z8. Well done.
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