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Exclusive Interview: Mike Finnegan Shows Off His 2800hp Cadillac Drag Car Build Progress – Holley @YouTube

Exclusive Interview: Mike Finnegan Shows Off His 2800hp Cadillac Drag Car Build Progress – Holley @YouTube


​ While it’s got a ways to go before punishing pavement under its own power, Mike Finnegan’s Caddy drag build is a seriously cool project. We attended his open house and he gave us a full run down on the build progress.

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Mike Finnegan’s First Legit Barn Find! – Jordon Scott @HotRod


Yes, believe it or not, legitimate barn finds are still out there. Whether it’s tired old junk that was left somewhere and forgotten decades ago or a beloved and preserved family heirloom that no one knows what to do with, automotive gems can be found everywhere—especially in someone’s backyard. Mike Finnegan has never seen a real one himself, but he’s always heard of them through friends, connections from his time as an automotive journalist, and the exploits and adventures of automotive archeologist Ryan Brutt. But now, his day has come!

While filming the social-distance budget-build grudge-match against Tony Angelo (Roadkill Episode 111), Brett from Paradise Dragstrip, “The guy who pretty much runs the place,” asked if Mike had seen the junkyard yet. Finnegan has been to Paradise a couple times this year, for the second episode of Faster With Finnegan and the previously mentioned episode of Roadkill, and was curious about what the small, private junkyard had to offer. The forest around Paradise had plenty of cool old junk sitting around, but the barn was the piece de resistance. Inside was something Mike Finnegan was not expecting—a Pro Streetstyle 1967 Pontiac Firebird big-tire drag car. So, of course, he had to buy it.

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BLASPHEMI – The Inside Scoop on Finnegan’s Gasser! – 1320 Video


Excellent video diary from 1320 Video on Mike Finnegan’s heroic efforts on the 2018 Hot Rod Drag Week. Mike’s aim was to complete the week and break nine seconds, did he make it?

Watch and find out!

You can find the excellent Kibbe & Finnegan podcast here for more information on the trip.

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