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Rick and Brent get started on MuscleCar's newest build: Project Street Fighter, a 1971 Cuda 440 for UFC President Dana White. The car is blown apart, gets subframe connectors and a custom k-member. Rick shows how to make your own... (17:46)
Rick and Tommy finish up the '71 Cuda, then take it to the streets, and show it off at a local car show. Rick shows how to make a multi-purpose brake light test tool. In Flashback, take a ride in a 1964 Olds 442.
Project Overkill, the '70 Challenger, returns for some finishing touches, then Rick and Tommy take it out for a long-awaited test drive. In Flashback, check out a 1984 Hurst Olds.
Project Street Fighter's interior comes together, including a full-blown custom audio/video system. In Flashback, take a wild ride in a 1967 Wildcat.
Pick up some paint tech tips as Rick and Tommy show how to repaint an engine block, pinstripe wheels, and paint chrome.
Learn everything you need to know about Quadrajet carburetors, including how to rebuild one correctly, what kind of performance to expect, and why they've gotten a bad rap. Plus, we'll show you how to apply do-it-yourself floor coating.
The '64 Comet drag car gets a fuel cell and some custom-fabbed aluminum racing seats designed and built by the MuscleCar team. An expert demonstrates how to be successful at aluminum TIG welding.
Rick and Tommy complete the Magnaflow Foose Mustang by installing a supercharger, shocks, lowering springs and brakes, then take it to the streets to see what it can do. Flashback celebrates 45 years of the Mustang by taking a look at how this American icon has evolved.
Chip Foose teams up with MuscleCar to turn a 2010 Mustang GT into the Magnaflow Foose Mustang. In part one, Chip creates a design, then joins Rick in the paint booth. And we install a Magnaflow cat-back exhaust, Roush body kit and Foose wheels.
Project Street Fighter goes from green to mean with a new paint scheme, including Rick's faux carbon fiber technique and billboard graphics. UFC President Dana White drops in to check out the Cuda's new look.
We install the fuel tank and lines in the Tribute Trans Am. Learn how to bend lines and work with fittings as Tommy installs the brake plumbing on Project Red Sled. MuscleCar checks out the latest and greatest tools at the Matco Expo in Las Vegas.
Rick and Tommy install the shocks and add some more bars to the roll cage on Project Altered E-Go. Rick gives the low-down on how to hand-strip a car, including both chemical and abrasive methods.
The body panels and shaker hood are fitted, and exhaust is installed in the '71 Cuda. MuscleCar takes a look at Coker Tire, including a brief history and overview of their products.
UFC President Dana White visits the MuscleCar shop to check out the progress on Project Street Fighter. Rick finishes up the rear suspension and Brent modifies the headers. In Flashback, we chase down a '70 Road Runner. You'll see continued bodywork, paint and buttoning up the details to get these projects from the shop to the street.