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SSOTN - Featured Member

October 2005 Featured Member
Full Name Marc Weiner
Screen Name Red1986Gt
Type and year of car

1986 Mustang GT T-top
1996 Jetta,2002 Tahoe

Born where Long Island N.Y
Reside Where

Long Island N.Y

Family My wife Stacey who is my world

Bella the Boxer

What modifications do you have to the car(s)?

Way to Many to list.....lol. Its a basic bolt on car with a lot of BLING! Stock 86 block, heads, and cam. Mass air conversion, 5lug 4 wheel disc brake conversion.

What mods to you have planned for the future?

331 with a S-Trim. If all goes well

What was your original goal for the car(s)?

Just a clean street and show car

What is your present goal for car(s)?

Would love a low 13sec time slip if I can make it to the Nats

What was your reason for buying the car(s)?

Always wanted a 86 t-top car. Last year of the 4 eyes and first year of EFI

What other cars have you considered buying/presently own?

03-04 Mach1 and a 93 Cobra

What are some of your Car / Driver achievements?

Took best in show at the Mustangs Unlimited car show in CONN. Won 2 Awards at NMRA at ATCO in August this year

Shout outs to people that helped you achieve these goals?

The list is long. First my wife Stacey. She has helped me a lot with the car. Tom Newcombe (Tstang90) He has been there the whole way helping with the car. Also a great friend. Adam Dugger,Matt Botchler, and all the guys from Dugger Racing. They are good people and always willing to lend a hand. Last is my Dad. He has helped me with this car in so many ways. From getting the car painted for me when I was dead broke and thought of selling it. To just hanging with me while I worked on her. Thanks Dad

What is your Best 1/4 time?

15.1 bone stock

Do you have any regrets along the way?
Not at all. If I had to do it over I would do it the same way. Everytime I look at the car it just makes me smile

What was or is your favorite vehicle to this day and why?
My 86 of course
What other things do you enjoy besides cars?
Cars is my life. I work on them all day then come home and work on mine. I do enjoy spending time with my wife sometimes....lol
What upcoming events in 2005 do you plan on racing in if any?
I would like to go to the Fall Nats but that may not happen. I will be there in the spring though


How many shows do you enter your car in?
I have done about 9-12 show this year so far.
Have you won any awards at a car show?
I have won at every show I went to. Some 1st place some 2nd place.
What made you decide on 03/04 Mach 1 rims for your car?
They are diffrent. I know Mike Mohring hates them so that's why they are staying....lol. For real I got a sweet deal on them and they grew on me. I think they look great! - Matt

Congrats to Marc Weiner for being the SSOTN Featured Member for October 2005.
Interview conducted by : John Paulson - Founder
Web Site Production: Matthew DeCillis - Webmaster

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