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G8 of the Month for May - Congrats to TYRFRYR



Here's the skinny on this beauty:

2009 Pontiac G8 GT - Pacific Slate Blue

I previously owned two late model GTOs. One was a Nitrous car at 569/495 and the other was a Heads & Cam car that put down 491/434.

When I bought the G8 I knew from day one that I was going to do a supercharger car. Of the three, I love the G8 hands down.

I absoloutely love that I can drive it like a regular stocker: get the groceries, go on a date, pick the kids up from carpool, etc.....

My daughter and I even road tripped it to Daytona Beach and Orlando twice last summer. Just set the cruise and roll out at a whopping 23 mpg!!

Now having said all of that, I can take it to the track without so much as changing the air pressure in the tires and run 11.6-11.7 all night long!!!

Current Modifications:

Roto-Fab CAI (Filter and Filter Housing)
Kooks Long 1-3/4” Long Tube Headers
Kooks 3” Mid Sections with Catalytic Converters
Kooks Axle Back Mufflers
Total Engine Airflow CNC Ported LS3 Heads with upgraded Valve Springs and Retainers
Stage 8 Locking Headers Bolts
LS2 Hydraulic Lifters
LS2 Lifter Guide Trays
LS2 Valley Cover
Trick Flow 7.525” Hardened Pushrods
Yella-Terra 1.7 LS3 Roller Rocker Arms
Bullet Racing Cams Custom Blower Cam (228/237 – 0.620/0.620 @ 114)
Three Bolt Cam Sprocket (2005 Corvette)
NGK TR6 Spark Plugs
MSD LS2 Spark Plug Wires
Magnuson TVS 1900 Liquid Intercooled Supercharger
Magnuson Factors Installed 9 psi Rear Overdrive Pulley
Racetronix Flow Matched Siemens Deka 60# LS3 Fuel Injectors
160 F Thermostat

Dual Walboro GSS342 In-tank Fuel System (Custom designed and fabricated by Phillip Watson).
Race Pumps 5030 Returnless EFI fuel pressure regulator.

Precision Industries Vigilante 2800 Stall Converter
B&M Supercooler Transmission Cooler (70264)

CCW SP500 Wheels 19 x 9.5 Front, 19 x 10.5 Rear
Nitto INVO Tires 255/35 Front, 285/35 Rear
Bead Blasted & Painted Brake Rotors

Pedders Track II No Drop Suspension Package (1/2” drop from OEM)

JHP Vehicle Enhancements Dual Center Gauge Pod
Autometer Sport Comp II Fuel Pressure Gauge (0 - 100 psi)
Autometer Sport Comp II Pyrometer (0 – 2000 F)

INTENSE Motorsports Center Cubby Gauge Pod
PLX Devices DM-100 ODB Multifunction Display

Focal 5-1/4” Door Speakers Front and Rear

Contributing Shops:
Alan Futral
Futral Motorsports
Walker, LA
Parts, Labor, Tuning, Dyno Time

Cody Cutforth
Stang-Hi Performance
Baton Rouge, LA
Parts, Dyno Time

Melissa Williams & Phillip Watson
Complete Custom Wheel
Daytona Beach, FL
Wheels, Custom Fuel System

Thunder Racing
Baton Rouge, LA
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post #2 of 13 (permalink) Old 05-03-2010, 10:28 AM
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Congrats TYRFRYR, very nice G8!



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Very nice!

2009 MGM G8 GT, Premium / Sport Package, 20% Tint
Gone, but not forgotten

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The CCW wheel cars are representing the last two months. BTW sweet ride. Love that color.


LSA, Pat G DOD cam, RCR TB, 4.5IN Intake/MAF,
CNC LS3 Heads, OBX,
H&Rs, Konis, BMR, Brembos, Slotted/Drilled Rotors
3.27 Gears, 2600 Stall, ZL1 pump, Ice tank
Tuned By Pat G and Luis at RPM Speed Center

Bolt ons Street tires
[email protected] 60ft 1.96 Da 700ft

Cam no stall Street tires
[email protected] 60ft 1.75 Da -200

Stall
[email protected] 60ft 1.66 DA 400ft

Zex 125shot
[email protected] 60ft 1.83 DA 2000ft
second gear launch

LSA 1/4???
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Congrats Tron!

2009 PBM G8 GT Sport/Premium Onyx/Red
FUTRAL MOTORSPORTS
416ci LS3 11.8:1
Callies Crank/Rods
Diamond Pistons
Kooks/Solo
RCR and Meaux Racing Ported LS3 Heads
238/254 .646/.639 114+4
ARP Everything
RCR Manifold/TB
COMP Trunion Upgrade
CTS-Vr Lifters
BTR .660s
LS7 MAF/4" Tube
Powerbond UDP
LME Double Roller
Yank 3600
BC Coilovers
MightyMouse CC
Holly LS Valve Covers
Vararam
B&M Supercooler
19" CCW SP510s
AeroForce
GXP Diffuser
VG Red Spyder LED tails
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Congrats - well deserved! One of the inspirations for my staggered setup!

Here was the enjoyable article on his car from High Performance Pontiac.

http://www.highperformancepontiac.co..._gt/index.html

2009 GT, Kooks 1-7/8 Mids, RPM Tune, Borla, Vararam, HSRK, P&P TB, UPR CCan, Mobil 1, Speedhut Gauges, FE3, Whiteline, Pedders, Summer MRR on 255/295, Winter Beyern on 245, CTS-V Fr Brembos, SS Rotors, Akebono Pads, Rolled/Pulled Fndrs, BMR Sways, Spohn Links & Arms, Sprt Pedals, Pont Shifter, Camaro Trans Pan, Pont Mats, Glove Box Light, MSM Lower Grills, CF Tail, GXP Diff, VG Fin, 20% Tint, 6000K HIDs, LED Fogs, GrafxWerks, Black Trim/Mirrors/Grills, Diffusr Lens/Amber Lens/Lowr Tails Tint
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Congrats...looks very nice


Kooks 1 7/8 LTH, Solo Mach Balanced Catback, CAI, HP Tuners, Powder Coated Camaro SS wheels, Blacked out trim.
13.60 @ 104.18 MPH before headers
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Congratulations! She is a beauty!
I had read the article about your car previously and just drooled!

2009 White Hot G8 GT Onyx/Red Interior Sport/Prem no roof
Intake: Volant CAI Exhaust: Borla Cat back Tune: SC Tint: 20% around
Other: Black Hood Scoops w/ Mod
/ GXP Fascia /GXP Diffuser 1 blk 1 white/ Roto Fab rad cover/ Stagrd 20" Polished Camaro SS wheels /Crystal Clear markers/ Shark fin/ Infinity 6032si/

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Congrats Man!!! Well deserved!!!

09 Liquid Red/Sport/Premium
-ARH 1 7/8" headers/Borla Mufflers-Vararam CAI-
-Custom Comp Cam/FAST102/Ported SDPC Heads
-Pedders XAStreet Kit/Adjustable SwayBar Kit
-BMR SubFrame,TrailingArm, Spohn Control Arm,toe links
-CCW SP500 wheels-
19x9 255x35 Nitto Invo
19x10.5 285x35 Nitto Invo
-debadged-
Painted GXP Rear Diffuser/MMCF Spoiler
HSV Red Triple Gauges
VE Sport Red/Black Steering Wheel and Shifter
ACC Stainless steel hood liner
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Love the color, love the look w/the wheels/stance and tint. Nice job!


2004 Cosmos Purple GTO (summer toy)
2009 White Hot/Onyx G8 GT (daily driver)
2009 White Hot/Onyx/Red G8 GXP (summer toy)
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She's a real beautyI'm sure your having a great time with that kind of power and fun of driving a GREAT car.
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Originally Posted by Lazurus Man View Post
The CCW wheel cars are representing the last two months. BTW sweet ride. Love that color.
So you ready to order a set to make it 3 in a row? lol

Congrats Chris, never had a doubt!

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post #13 of 13 (permalink) Old 05-14-2010, 06:39 AM
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Heh tirefryer your car is beautiful!!! Seriously man it is awesome! And I'm jealous. Yours is pretty much what I had pictured of what my car should be. You were the one that snuck in and bought this out from under me before I could get back. Really T Fryer with the right backdrop this car should be on the billboards etc.etc. proudly representing our G8 community. Great Job!
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