This is how Andrew Atkinson's 1973 LeMans looked when he got it. Andrew tells us more, "I got the car in January, 2005. It was sitting in a field for 15 years. I got it free with two 350 engines and two transmissions. It will have a 383 stroker in it when done." CLICK->
Andrew has his 1973 LeMans in the shop and begins to work on it. Here he's got some of the paint removed and the interior, front bumper and hood removed. CLICK->
Andrew applies body filler and sands. CLICK->
Primer is applied. CLICK->
Andrew is painting his 1973 LeMans Imperial Orange Metallic. He is from Strathmore, Alberta, Canada. CLICK->
Left rear view of Andrew's 1973 LeMans project. CLICK->
The 1973 LeMans has is very similar in looks to the 1973 GTO. CLICK->
Orange 1973 LeMans project, right rear view. CLICK->
Close-up of the right door and rear fender on Andrew's 1973 LeMans. These cars have huge doors. CLICK->
Andrew has the interior in and most of the chrome trim pieces. Notice how the front bumper is recessed deeper than normal. Click here to compare to a normal front bumper on a 1973 LeMans/GTO. CLICK->
Andrew has finished putting together his 1973 LeMans. Looks real good. CLICK->
Imperial Orange 1973 LeMans, right front view. CLICK->
Imperial Orange 1973 LeMans, right side view. Andrew also recessed the rear bumper a bit. Click here to compare to a normal rear bumper on a 1973 LeMans/GTO. CLICK->
Andrew raised the rear end of his 1973 LeMans two inches.
This white 1973 GTO was originally Ascot Silver. PICTURE SET CONTINUED ON NEXT PAGE ...