Thumpr Award to ’70 Ford Torino in Knoxville

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1970 Ford Tornino

A 1970 Ford Torino owned by John Jinnings of Churubusco, Indiana, took home the “Thumpr Award”at the Street Rod Nationals South in Knoxville, Tennessee.

The award is given by COMP Cams and the National Street Rod Association and goes to the car that turns the most heads because of an obnoxious amount of power.

Jinnings’Torino is powered by a John Kaase Boss Nine 572-cubic-inch V8 pushing out 700 horsepower.

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