2008 Dodge Viper SRT10 Dyno Results

December 8th, 2007

The 2008 Dodge Viper’s are hitting the streets as we write and the first set of dyno results are in for the 600HP monster. Hennessey put their new Viper on the dyno and it made 546.25 HP and 516.57 pounds of torque at the rear wheels. Using a conservative driveline loss of 13% that puts the new Viper around 615+ HP. After a few exhaust mods and tweaks they were able to bump the power to 574.95 HP and 537.06 pounds of torque. We’re looking forward to seeing some more dyno results and some real world 1/4 mile runs from Read More

Bone Stock Corvette Z06 runs 10’s on run-flats

December 3rd, 2007

A bone stock 2006 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 driven by Jamie Furman ran 10.981 @ 128.9 in the 1/4 mile. When we say stock, we mean stock, right down to the run-flat street tires that came with the car. This is the first documented case of a Z06 running in the 10’s as it came from the factory. The record breaking run was done at Maryland International Raceway in 45 degree weather and a DA (Density Altitude) of negative 1253 feet. The negative DA certainly contributed to this ultra quick run, but some excellent driving skills by Jamie were also required Read More