Hi Mayf, the shogun car uses a high performance modified SHO engine from the
Taurus. That's how this discussion got started. I'm discussing this for the
sole purpose of trying to help with your project. Ill let you know if I find
out anything useful about sho motors.
Sent from my iPhone.
On Aug 17, 2013, at 7:41 PM, Larry Mayfield <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Ok, guys, I started the thread here regards the use of the SHO motor in the
Sunbeam race car. What does the Shogun car configuration have to do with that?
If ya wanna chat about shoguns then please start a new thread so I can stop
looking at irrelevant messages?
> Worlds Fastest Sunbeam, period.
> 204.913 mph flying mile
> 210.779 mph exit speed
> On 8/17/2013 11:21 AM, Cullen McCann wrote:
>> Thanks Andy. Yes Greg and I have talked many times about the shogun
>> I've also spoken to Rick Titus about it last time he was over here at my
>> place. As you know Greg and Rick are tight friends. The way I was told,
>> was on the design team for the project. I'm just planning to ask Greg
>> anything related to the SHO motor that might provide support to Mayf's
>> car concept.
>> Sent from my iPad
>> On Aug 17, 2013, at 10:43 AM, "Andy Walker" <email@example.com> wrote:
>>> Cullen, et al:
>>> The Shogun was a project that Rick Titus, son of former automotive
>>> journalist and Shelby team Trans-Am driver Jerry Titus, was heavily
>>> in. From what I remember, Rick got together with a group of investors
>>> was going to build these cars for the retail market. They were indeed
>>> Festivas on steroids; Taurus SHO engines and transaxles mounted in the
>>> of a heavily modified Festiva. What I can't remember is who dreamed up
>>> conversion; I can't remember if it was Rick or someone else. At any
>>> the cars really went like stink but, for whatever reason, the project
>>> never got off the ground. I do remember Rick coming to the Mid-America
>>> Shelby Meet back then really excited about the project. Greg will be
>>> to tell you what happened to it from that point.
>>> Andy Walker
>>> Edmond, OK
>>> TAC #740
>>> Original Message-----
>>> From: firstname.lastname@example.org
>>> On Behalf Of Cullen1972
>>> Sent: Saturday, August 17, 2013 9:18 AM
>>> To: email@example.com
>>> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
>>> Subject: Re: [Tigers] 2014 Worlds Fastest Sunbeam Motor Candidate
>>> I believe there are three of those shoguns total, and one of the guys
>>> responsible for the prototype is a buddy of mine, lives around the corner
>>> for me here in Yukon ok. Local shelby enthusiast as well. I might be able
>>> pick his brain about it a little. Let me see what he recalls.
>>> Sent from my iPhone.
>>> On Aug 15, 2013, at 2:45 PM, "email@example.com"
>>> <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>>> Jay Leno has one attached to a Transaxle in the back seat of a Ford
>>>> Festevia(sp), it was called a Shogun. Very Limited Production, looks a
>>>> bit like a Renault R5.
>>>> Michael Shortt
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