1982 GMC Caballero

Ride Name: Elco
Owner: Trencher
Location: Burleson, TX
Modifications: 1
Meets/Shows: 0
Marked on Fire!: 1
Added to Fantasy Garage: 1

1982 GMC Caballero
Classification(s): Classic
Acquired: 2021

Key Stats

Exterior Color: Gold?
Interior Color: Tan
Body Style: Other
Fuel Type: Gas
Fuel capacity: 26 gallons


Engine: V8 305
Engine location: Front
Engine Displacement: 5.0L
Cylinder configuration: V8
Torque: ?

Drive Train

Drive type: 700R4
Transmission: Automatic
Transmission Detail: Didn't come with the truck I'm sure. Pretty sure it originally had a TH350.

Other Features

Engine definitely came out of a 85 Jimmy based on the exhaust gaskets. Unique heat riser valve gave that away.

Edelbrock AVS2

Holley's weren't up to the task, and rochester just couldn't do it. So I fell back onto a Chrysler standard. The Carter AFB will always be the best and get the job done without a fuss. Now keeping up to that standard is a choir, but worth the effort.

Piece of junk in a long line of junk passed on to me by my father who thinks I love el camino's