1970 Ford Fairlane with a Turbo 1UZ V8 – Part 1

1970 Ford Fairlane with a Turbo 1UZ V8

Al and Woody from The Skid Factory started a new project on a friend’s 1970 Ford Fairlane. The goal is to replace the entire powertrain with a 4.0 L 1UZ V8 with a T66 turbocharger, A340 automatic transmission, and late-model Falcon rear end with a LSD. In this episode the team removes the factory powertrain … Read more

1966 Fairlane with a Coyote V8

1966 Ford Fairlane with a Coyote V8

This 1966 Ford Fairlane was built by Hot Rods by Dean in Phoenix, Arizona. They started with a Roadster Shop FAST TRACK chassis which has their REVO IFS system and four-link with a Panhard rod and antiroll bar in the back. Under the hood sits a 2016 5.0 L Coyote V8 with a custom crossram … Read more

1967 Ford Fairlane with a 427 SOHC V8

1967 Ford Fairlane with a 427 SOHC V8

Stephen Strope from Pure Vision Designs stopped by Jay Leno’s Garage to talk about a 1967 Ford Fairlane built by his company. When developing a plan for the project Stephen wondered what a hypothetical special group inside Ford might have built as a R&D test bed for the 1967 racing season. Inside the engine bay … Read more