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Alex Taylor “Quest for the Sixes” Update: Building and Mounting a Methanol Tank…Over the Radiator?

If you have ever been around ’55 Chevys you know how little space is under the hood. Throw in a twin-turbo big block Chevy, and space is even at more […]

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Alex Taylor “Quest for the Sixes” Update: Adding Front End Tilts

Two-Lane Blacktop meets modern! You don’t typically see a tilt front-end on cars that are shooting for six-second ETs. The idea here was that a tilt front-end would allow for […]

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Alex Taylor “Quest for the Sixes” Update: Wheelie Bars and Trunk Lid Notch

With Alex attending LS Fest, Dennis stayed behind to work on the ’55 and was in charge of the video filming too! In this video, Dennis gets the wheelie bars […]

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Alex Taylor’s “Quest for the Sixes” Update: Building the Cage

Over the past few weeks, there has been a lot of progress in a short period of time on the Quest for the Sixes 1955 Chevy build—but we needed to […]

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Alex Taylor “Quest for the Sixes” Update: For 9-Inch Rear Build and Chassis Update

After focusing the previous video on fiberglass, Alex and team are back to work on the ’55’s chassis. Specifically, the focus for this video is on the front wheel and […]

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Alex Taylor’s “Quest for the Sixes” Update: Fabricating a Chassis

What all ACTUALLY goes into building a car? That’s a loose-ended question with lots of variables, I know! So, lets narrow that down… What does it take to build a […]

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Alex Taylor “Quest for the Sixes” Update: Fiberglass Doors, Trunk Lid, Front Clip, Oh My!

Alex Taylor’s Quest for the Sixes 1955 Chevy build continues with the goal of debuting at Rocky Mountain Race Week. From chassis work in the last episode to fiberglass work […]

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Alex Taylor’s “Quest for the Sixes” Update: 1955 Chevy Metalwork & Paint

Cut up, cleaned up, patched up, ground up, squared up, braced up, body-fillered up, and ready for primer and paint! Lots going on for this update on the 1955 Chevy […]

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Alex Taylor’s “Quest for the Sixes” Update: 1955 Chevy Body Prep

Progress keeps rolling… Since you first met our 1955 Chevy, its shell was left in a rough, but very workable state. Sans floors, rockers, and pretty much anything structural, we […]

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Follow Racer Alex Taylor and Her ’55 Chevy on a “Quest for the Sixes”

I’m Alex Taylor. I’m 23 and tired of running eight-second dragstrip passes, so I’m building a six-second car. “Quest for the Sixes” became the phrase that kickstarted a father/daughter project […]