What's Your Craziest Car Build Story?

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The other weekend I met a guy who turned a ‘90s BMW from a junkyard special parts car with a bullet hole in it into a somewhat successful track/drift car in 36 hours. What’s the craziest car build story from your life?

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Any kind of tale is welcome, from long nights and short deadlines to big twists and small victories. Whatever you remember, post below. Pics are welcome.

Photo Credit: Raphael Orlove


Contact the author at raphael@jalopnik.com.

DISCUSSION

Mine has been posted before, so I’ll make is short. From this:

To this:

So far anyway. I got a couple more projects brewing in my brain.

-Beau