Something to consider.
I have run and currently run both the Toyo TQ and the Toyo R888R on my supercharged Mach 1 (800rwhp) on my street 18" wheels.
I also run a Hoosier DR2 drag radial tire on my track wheels (16" Bogart wheels) which I have been driving more frequently on the street (just...
The TTSaleen is not going 6 speed. It is going to a Powerglide from the 6R80 it had.
The T56 Magnum shown in the video went into my Mach 1 after I tried to use the 6R80 in it. I wasn't happy with it, see video for details.
The Magnum T-56 I put into my 2003 Mach1 with the built engine and VMP supercharger. It shifts pretty good, but not had a chance to take it racing yet. It makes 800rwhp and should last a long time (I use a McLeod RXT clutch in it).
My TTSaleen has broken quite a few T-56 units along with a...
Here's my old Cobra with that setup.
AFS wheels 18-9 front and 18-10.5 rear.
Front tire - Toyo T1 275-35-18
Rear tire - Toyo TQ - 315-35-18
I had to roll the fender lips on the rear and use low profile IRS bolts.
When you raise the car, the tires will sag and the tire will lay against the frame...
Honestly I am not sure. Originally before I found this car I was really leaning towards a Ford Modular 4 valve swap with a blower and 6 speed manual. Haha! This car is so nice and original, I haven't figured out if I will actually mod it.
I believe they are the Torque Thrust style, but haven't looked at them too closely. Haha. I am already researching disc brake upgrades and newer style suspension mods for it.
It's a 318 V8 car with the 904 transmission. Nothing like my other cars, but the looks are what this car is all about...