Ford Barra

From Zero to 8-Seconds: Building the Perfect Barra Street Car

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Proving persistence pays off, Anth’s Ford FG FPV F6 is the perfect blend of performance, drivability and reliability. The Barra powered Falcon recently dipped into the 8-second zone still retaining a factory style driveline.

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A consistently quick later model street car of the past year is Doug Beaton’s FPV F6 Typhoon. Having just recently completing Drag Challenge and running a series of trouble free low 9-second passes still with an OE style driveline, we caught up with Tony Marakis of Michael J’s & Son Mechanical Repairs for a bit of a deep dive to see what makes this Aussie Ford Barra so fast and reliable.

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