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EFV-8 Club Forum / General Ford Discussion / 38 Concourse question

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Civilwarlife
10-02-2022 @ 2:44 PM
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Are dual exhausts correct for a 38 Delux tudor with 85 hp engine at a concours judged event? Thanks
Terry

They are only original once

ford38v8
10-02-2022 @ 3:22 PM
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No, but you may decide to put your car in the Touring Class, which is actually more popular than a judged class. Again, explore the National Club information available on this website for more answers than you have questions.

Alan

Civilwarlife
10-02-2022 @ 3:58 PM
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Thanks. I think I'll go back to a single exhaust.
Terry

They are only original once

fordv8j
10-03-2022 @ 4:13 PM
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not original equipment; have headers and duals on our convertible; 20 point deduction

trjford8
10-04-2022 @ 7:06 AM
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If your car is all original except for the dual exhaust you could put it in a concourse class, but you would get the point deduction. You might want to purchase the V-8 Club's 38-39 book and this will help you in determining what is original on your car and what is not original. You can purchase the book by going to the "on-line store" in the left hand menu on this site.

This message was edited by trjford8 on 10-4-22 @ 7:07 AM

Civilwarlife
10-04-2022 @ 8:53 PM
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Thanks, I do habe the book. I'm going back to single exhaust


They are only original once

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