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Old 07-12-2013, 07:52 PM   #1
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Truck of the Month July 2013

Sorry for the delay in the announcement.....

The July 2013 Truck of the Month goes to... ROLLING THUNDER - Congrats!!

Here's a pic of ROLLING THUNDER's truck!



Here is R/T's write up this month......

Here I go again. I am now in my third childhood. How many seventy year old folks do you know who are into hot rods. My old slow truck can’t keep up with the group on the track anymore, (Can’t go any better than 12.023 in the mile), wait, is it the truck or is it me) so, anyway, I decided to dress the old gal up a bit.

Let me introduce you all to Rolling Thunder III.
First a few background words for those of you who never met Rolling Thunder I or II.
Rolling Thunder I started life as a stock 2004 with a Hemi. Most of the mod’s were cosmetic, and the only performance mod was a Superchip and a Flowmaster.
Rolling Thunder II started life as a stock 2007. It was decided that all this modification was just a waste of money and the truck would remain stock. Well, it did for a while and the mod’ bug jumped out and bit me. First it was exhaust, then some vinyl stripes and then the race was on. I could not stop. After many performance and cosmetic dollars were spent, I had no where to go. Hence RT # III.
Rolling Thunder III is a complete re-do of TR # II. I decided to spice things up a bit, add a little color to the mix. I say a little but, actually the truck is now six colored, (red, black,silver, grey,copper and pink) and as we speak, the finishing touches are being made on a new 440 Six Pack along with a EL180 tranny that will help us go a little faster.

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Old 07-12-2013, 08:32 PM   #2
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Old 07-12-2013, 08:59 PM   #3
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Congrats!
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Old 07-12-2013, 10:37 PM   #4
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Congrats! That's a beautiful truck!

Cant wait to see that new powerplant.
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Old 07-12-2013, 11:46 PM   #5
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congrats Nathan
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tow/haul button/full power Leather seats/ HEMI embroidered headrests/Billet style "HEMI" door inserts and door pillar inserts/black DEE ZEE Nerf bars/ custom graphic stripes by westside vinyl & graphics/Tinted windows/billet(brushed)fuel door(locking)/HEMI with rams head embroidered floor mats/H.T.C. Trible window Logo's/Husky Liners Mudflaps/Sonar gen 3 taillights/Super chip programer
Shaved Tailgate handle w/Sir Michaels handle relocator.
True Duals w/Flow master 50 series (Delta Flows) and IMCO performance exhaust X pipe and LXP stainless tips.Mopar rear wheel well liners.
Billet "BIG MOUTH GRILLE" by Precision grilles,T-REX Billet bumper insert.,HAMBEK SIXPACK HOOD W/RamAIRBOX
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Old 07-13-2013, 04:05 AM   #6
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Congrats, Nathan, well deserved.
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Congrats Nathan...Sweet Ride!!
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Congrats Nathan!
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Old 07-13-2013, 06:30 AM   #9
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Congrats Nathan.


PS. Still hate your truck..........
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