Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 by Lingenfelter runs 10.03 @ 141 MPH

June 19th, 2009

A Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 with some modifications done by Lingenfelter recently ran a very impressive 10.03 @ 141 MPH at Muncie Dragway in Indiana. This ZR1 put down 739 HP and 720 ft-lbs of torque to the rear wheels on a DynoJet dyno. These are some stout numbers given the relatively mild list of modifications done to the car. The modifications include a supercharger pulley change to increase boost, larger throttle body, modified intake and some changes to the supercharger’s cooling system to keep the temps down. Surprisingly, the car was running the stock manifold and exhaust system and no Read More

Video: 2010 Camaro SS VS 2009 Challenger SRT8 Drag Racing

June 4th, 2009

Here is a video of a new 2010 Camaro SS up against a 2009 Challenger SRT8 at Maple Grove Raceway in PA. It was a pretty close race with the Camaro edging out the Challenger with a 13.62 @ 107.41 MPH while clearly having more top end pulling power. Both cars seem a little weak for 425+ HP, but they are pretty heavy cars. We look forward to seeing more real world runs for the new Camaro as well as some dyno results to see where the real horsepower numbers are at.

Dodge Viper K&N air filter (33-2432) available for 2008-2009 models

June 4th, 2009

K&N has developed a replacement panel air filter (33-2432) for the 2008 and 2009 Dodge Viper with a 8.4 liter V10 engine producing 600 horsepower. Designed to increase horsepower and acceleration, this replacement K&N air filter offers outstanding filtration without sacrificing performance. It is also designed to fit directly into the factory air box.

Video: 2010 Camaro vs 1968 Camaro Drag Racing

June 1st, 2009

Check out this video of a brand new retro-styled 2010 Chevrolet Camaro drag racing it’s past counterpart, a 1968 Camaro, looks like it was a pretty close race. The 1968 Camaro turns out to be quite a bit modified…