9-Second Camaro – Dual Power Adders

So, what’s a racer to do about that pesky turbo (supercharger) lag? After all, few things are more irritating than dropping the hammer and coming out of the hole like a slug; especially when you have sunk a ton of dough in a turbo or supercharger. There are ways to squash that lag and turn your sled into a rocket. If you are a turbo guy (or girl), you can add a second smaller (lower RPM) turbo. That’ll kick your tail out of the hole like scalded dog but it is pricey and can propose space challenges. A more efficient Read More

MK3 Supra vs. Mustang and Vette – Street Hits

It is the holy grail of proud and loyal Toyota followers. It is the ghostly presence that slips quickly and quietly from the mist of a child’s (Toyota) dreams before they decide to become an import street racer. It’s the third generation MK3 Toyota Supra. The one in this video features a heavily modified Toyota 2JZ 3.0-liter inline 6-cylinder engine. The engine is built and topped with a Precision 6766 turbocharger. Tonight the mystical creature of Toyota lore will be taking on some worthy opponents. Let’s take a look and see how it fares. The first test for the Supra Read More

Georgia vs. Florida – Cash Days

Buckle up racing fans; there’s no room for error in this one. These lanes are narrow and there is zero space on either side. Racing will be of the dig variety and it is single elimination. The rules are simple; don’t jump the light and don’t be first to cross the center-line. If you can accomplish those two things and cross the finish line before your opponent, you move on to the next round. After that, just be the last car to win a round (finals) and walk away with a fist full of cash. Easy right? This contest is Read More

Unicorn C6 Corvette – 7-Second Quarter-Mile

Greetings race fans! It’s drag racing time at TX2K18 from Houston, Texas. The sky is overcast on this first day of drag racing and the temperature is ideal for some record breaking runs. Miller Prep has been skillfully preparing the track for this monumental occasion and the elite contenders are all lined up in the staging lanes. Get ready for a day of drag racing in which 7-second passes are more the norm than the exception. Notably on hand is the twin turbocharged Unicorn C6 Corvette, the Boostin Performance Red Demon DSM, and Cleetus in the junkyard contraption that he Read More

1970 Camaro SS Restomod – The Build

It requires but a glance to see that this is no ordinary Gen II Camaro SS. Thanks to the Roadster Shop, what was once a dirty, greasy, rusted, and forgotten muscle car is transformed into the masterpiece which is the focus of this video. It begins with a total teardown of the unibody car and fashioning a fully-boxed, chrome moly chassis and custom Roadster Shop Fast Track suspension. The factory sheet metal was reasonably straight but is now flawless and a fully functional wide body kit makes this a Camaro that you will never forget. Under the hood, there was Read More

TX2K18 – 220+MPH Quarter-Mile Rolls

It’s that time of year again, racing fans! When the best of the best (roll and drag) racers in the land converge upon the Royal Purple Raceway in Houston, Texas for TX2K. Even though it’s only day one, the action is already hot and heavy in the quarter-mile roll racing category. Some big time Nissan GT-Rs, Lamborghini Huracans, Audi R8s, and Dodge Vipers have shown up and they are looking to show out on this heavily prepped stretch of hot, flat pavement. That’s right – lots of rubber has been applied to the track and the talking heads are squawking Read More

800whp Subaru WRX – Ride Along Street Hits

Greetings racing fans! Climb on board this import sedan and prepare to be dazzled. Between the masterfully modified engine, massive turbocharger, and all-wheel drivetrain, this car will literally take your breath away. Prepared by Shift Fast Motorsports in Rock Hill, South Carolina, this Subaru WRX STi is well heeled for racing on track or strip. An IAG built 2.5-liter boxster motor is the firm foundation for this drivetrain and it has a massive Precision 6466 turbocharger cramming copious amounts of air into it through a Cosworth intake manifold. An IAG air/oil separator keeps intake air cool and all the fluids Read More

Soccer Mom Assault Vehicle – Jeep Trackhawk

What better way to take the edge off a stressful week than to hit the drag strip in your daily driver? Especially if your grocery-getter is a 707hp (645 lb.-ft. of torque) Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk. The track is the legendary Cecil County Dragway in Rising Sun, Maryland. It’s opening day when mom rolls up with a full-face, pink helmet and a child seat in the back. With factory launch control and an all-wheel drivetrain, she is equipped to spank some keester. The Trackhawk utilizes the same engine as the Hellcat. It’s a supercharged (2.4-liter IHI) 6.2-liter V8, running 11.6 Read More