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About lc

dad, husband, dog and cat owner, computer guy, race fan, classic car fantasizer, fiscal conservative, mmmm...beer, lover of chocolate brownies with vanilla ice cream

The ’72 GMC C25

So, I brought a 1972 Ohio farm truck home from New England. Quote from Mrs. LC: “this is my favorite of all the vehicles you’ve brought home.” That could be because she drove a horse trailer all over north Texas … Continue reading

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The C25 Road Trip

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What to do while you’re in Austin for The Austin Grand Prix

Some thoughts about how to take advantage of the unique aspects of Austin while you’re here. Continue reading

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Sold sold sold!

I sold the 1960 Ford F100 early in the summer of 2014. I think I got $1500 for it, which is less than I paid for it and far less than I had in it, of course. I got my … Continue reading

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I’m Exhausted

It’s been a while since I wrote about the truck. I just looked and good God it’s been almost two years. A lot has happened, but not as much as might have happened in this amount of time. Let’s see: … Continue reading

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Engine Swap

I completed the engine swap last weekend, but failed to start it before traveling. The task entailed: – bolting the clutch back onto the flywheel that came with the motor. I didn’t know where the throwout bearing was supposed to … Continue reading

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1986 Detroit Grand Prix Garage Photos

I attended the Detroit Grand Prix in 1986 and wandered into the garage building at one point in the weekend. Security wasn’t what it is today in an F1 paddock. The garage was one large common area where all the … Continue reading

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