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.
Rick & Brent install the suspension and rear end on the '71 Cuda, and mockup the engine and transmission. Brent shows how to make your own pan-hard bar. In Flashback, a '61 Pontiac Catalina hits the road.
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 windshield trim removal tool.
The Tribute Trans Am gets a transmission cooler, and has its nose assembled. Altered E-Go's rear leaf springs are installed. Rick shows how to refurbish painted window trim on a budget. Project Overkill returns for a look at its wiring and Air Ride setup. Flashback kicks up some dust in a 1970 Plymouth Duster.
Rick and Brent install the A/C and heater lines on the Tribute Trans Am, and demonstrate how to make your own steel radiator hoses. Project Overkill, the '70 Challenger, returns for a front to back look at its plumbing. Flashback features a 1969 AMX.
Altered E-Go gets a custom-fabbed transmission tunnel, and the MuscleCar team brings in an expert to help install the convertible top on the Year One Tribute Trans Am. Flashback takes us for a ride in a 1967 Plymouth GTX.
It's three-for-one in this episode of MuscleCar: Rick sprays the undercoating on the Tribute Trans Am, Brent fabs some complicated panels for Project Red Sled, and Altered E-Go gets a new firewall, toe boards, and removable transmission mount.