Which "Before & After" pics do you like the best?
Mister 4x4's Rustang Restomod
16.28%
7
imusa76's Awesome Underhood Rehab
11.63%
5
71Mach1lady's Modern Restomod Marvel
27.91%
12
jbojo's Excellent Adventure
20.93%
9
computercarguy's Ultimate Underside Update
9.30%
4
luxstang's Rags-to-Rockin' Rag-Top
9.30%
4
Don65Stang's Reverse Progress
4.65%
2
43 vote(s)
* You voted for this item. [Show Results]

  • 1 Vote(s) - 5 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Weekly Photo Challenge: 11-17 May 2015
#1
Here are the rules of engagement for the Weekly Photo Challenge:
  • The staff will post-up a picture challenge issued for the current week, beginning on Monday running through Thursday.
  • Members can post their challenge pictures directly in this thread - let's try to limit comments on the pics during the challenge period
  • Voting will commence on Friday, running over the weekend to Sunday evening - Vote for your favorite and let the comments fly.
  • Following the challenge, a winner will be declared no later than the following Monday morning, along with a thread issuing a new challenge for the new week
  • Once a new challenge thread is opened up, the old thread will continue to be available for comments.

This is all just for fun and braggin' rights. Plus, we'll get to see lots of cool pics of our cars.

----------------------

OK - so here's the Challenge for this week... with a twist: post up some "Before and After" pics of your Mustang.

Props to Don65stang for this week's theme. thumb

Maybe you have some "Before and After Restoration" pics, or maybe some "Dirty then Clean," "Before and After being at the track," "Before and After the damage" (Heaven Forbid), or even "Before and After you learned how to use your camera." Wink Big Grin Sky's the limit.

Please limit your entry to 2 pictures only, posting the "Before" pic first, then the "After" pic. A brief explanation of what we're looking at would be appreciated if it's not completely obvious.

I'll start us off.

Before:
[Image: attachment.php?aid=31562]

After:
[Image: attachment.php?aid=27993]

What you're seeing: The "Before" picture is shortly after I purchased the car (Nov 2010) and realized the front clip was a total loss. I was being pushed by my buddies (making "motor noises and all") around the parking lot of the shop just prior to cutting off the front clip - the Rag-joint actually gave up shortly after this pic was taken.

The "After" pic was from a car show in October 2014, when we won "Best In Class - '71-'79 Modified." My wife and I were literally putting the "Mach 1" decals on at 11:30PM the night before the show.

Eric

[Image: mach1sig2.gif]
  Reply
#2
My engine bay 2003 vs 2015


Attached Files Thumbnail(s)
       

Iyman
1972 Mustang convertible run_horse  
Visit the Mustang Car Club of New England Facebook Page

Visit the Mustang Car Club of New England Web Page
  Reply
#3
Here is our Mach
Outside before
[Image: mustang.jpg]

After
[Image: 71%20Mach%20on%20Intros%202.jpg]

More pictures at http://www.71mach.com



  Reply
#4
Here's mine.


Attached Files Thumbnail(s)
       

-john
(jbojo)
351C 4V cc heads, 10.5 : 1 CR, 290 Herbert cam, Flat top forged pistons, forged connecting rods, Atomic efi,
C6 with Gear Vendor overdrive, 3.89 Tru Trac, Hooker Super Comp with 2 1/2" Pypes Exhaust.        

Some Mod pictures can be seen at:

  Reply
#5
Mine isn't completed yet but getting close. Here is this last months before and after.
The only thing you see in the before shot that was with the car when I bought it was the frame and the steering/suspension (now rebuilt). Oh, I guess the parking brake cables were there too. Dodgy
[Image: 09pWVR8UXGOpG6F5zgSDqQArda9YvYjPISxJw3wI...58-h471-no]
[Image: WP_20150510_004.jpg]
  Reply
#6
71mach1lady;229163 Wrote:Here is our Mach
Outside before


After


More pictures at http://www.71mach.com

Wow! What a difference!

Ok, here's my entry. It doesn't look all that bad on the before pic but it was a basket case. I basically bought a huge load of bondo and rust with a Mustang base under it.
Before:
   

After:

   

[Image: 1z21rv4.png]

Mike

"If I were you...... I´d rather be me."  Tongue

Check out my video:
http://www.7173mustangs.com/thread-my-mustang-in-action

  Reply
#7
luxstang;229281 Wrote:Wow! What a difference!

Ok, here's my entry. It doesn't look all that bad on the before pic but it was a basket case. I basically bought a huge load of bondo and rust with a Mustang base under it.
Before:

After:
Can't argue with the results, she's a beauty!
  Reply
#8
Awesome pics, so far! thumb

But remember, we're still open for more pics until Friday morning when the voting begins. Cool

Eric

[Image: mach1sig2.gif]
  Reply
#9
OK Folks - Time to Vote!!!

Remember, just like with government elections these days: Vote Early and Vote Often! rofl

As Mills Lane always says, "Let's Get It ON!!" Tongue

Eric

[Image: mach1sig2.gif]
  Reply
#10
BEFORE

.jpg   73mach1.jpg (Size: 57.03 KB / Downloads: 200)

AFTER
   
It took a very long time for this transformation. Do I win?

[Image: 386_07_10_13_5_58_42.jpeg]
My Mustangs:
71 M-code Mach 1, Medium Blue/White Sport, 4R70W, 3L50, Factory Ram Air.
72 Q-code Mach 1, Pewter/Black Sport, 4-spd, 3L25.
65 Convertible, Britney Blue/White/White, more modified than original.
05 Convertible, Legend Lime/Tan/Tan, future classic??
  Reply
Share Thread:  


Possibly Related Threads…
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Mustang Memories 2015 Pictures Carolina_Mountain_Mustangs 13 3,703 12-30-2015, 04:14 PM
Last Post: 1mach1
  Weekly Photo Challenge - 4-10 May 2015 Mister 4x4 15 3,173 05-11-2015, 10:31 AM
Last Post: luxstang
  7173 Mustangs Weekly Photo Challenge - 27 April - 3 May 2015 Mister 4x4 24 3,632 05-06-2015, 08:35 PM
Last Post: vamach1
  Weekly Photo Challenge Theme Ideas Mister 4x4 7 1,181 04-27-2015, 05:13 PM
Last Post: Don65Stang
  7173 Mustangs Weekly Photo Challenge 13-17 April 2015 Mister 4x4 21 4,569 04-27-2015, 02:03 PM
Last Post: Mister 4x4



Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)