9-Second Supercharged 2024 Ford Mustang

March 1st, 2024

Here we have an outstanding opportunity to see history in the making. VMP Performance, a leader in forced air induction technology, has outfitted a 2024 Ford Mustang GT with a blower and put it on track to run a 9-second quarter-mile. Check it out. Owned by Justin and Rebecca, this 2024 Mustang GT rolled off the assembly line with a naturally aspirated 5.0-liter V8 engine mated to a 10-speed automatic transmission. In stock trim, the Mustang GT could turn a standing quarter-mile in 12.5-seconds @ 114.7 mph (with the Ford Performance Package). VMP Performance added a Gen 6 3.0-liter twin Read More

Stock McLaren 765LT vs. Modified Eagle Talon – Drag Race

February 28th, 2024

Those Hoonigan Hooligans are at it again. This time, they’ve lined up a 1,000-foot drag race between a stock McLaren 765 Longtail and a radically modified Eagle Talon. You don’t want to miss this one. The McLaren 765LT is a mid-engine, rear-wheel drive two passenger supercar manufactured in the United Kingdom. Powered by a twin turbocharged 4.0-liter V8 engine, the 765LT can produce 755hp and 590 lb.-ft. of torque at peak RPM. This speedy McLaren not only looks the part of a race car, it can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in a scant 2.7-seconds and turn the standing Read More

All-Electric Half-Mile Drag Race – Lucid Air Sapphire vs. Tesla Model S Plaid

February 22nd, 2024

Less than a decade ago there were few auto enthusiasts that wanted anything to do with an electric vehicle. They were ugly, slow and rare. Today, they are among the fastest and most sought-after vehicles on the street. This half-mile drag race features two of the most capable production cars on the planet – from a performance standpoint. They just happen to be totally electric. The Lucid Air Sapphire, manufactured in the United States, is an all-wheel drive luxury sedan that just happens to run an 8.95-second quarter-mile @ 158 mph. That’s better than any Corvette, Mustang or Hellcat model. Read More

Factory Fast Ford F-150 – Hellion Twin Turbo Sleeper Kit

February 17th, 2024

Brought to you by our friends at Palm Beach Dyno (PBD), this video introduces us to the new Ford F-150 twin turbo sleeper kit from Hellion. This is a complete kit with the turbochargers underneath for that stealthy sleeper effect. This short clip covers installation, Dragy and dyno pulls so, hang on to your hats. The Level 1 PBD Hellion Street Sleeper System being installed on this 4WD F-150 is designed to yield over 650whp and 550 lb.-ft. of torque when completed. This pickup maintains the stock 5.0-liter Coyote motor, the stock 10-speed automatic transmission/transfer case and the stock differentials Read More

Old vs. New – McLaren 720S and McLaren 750S Drag Race

February 13th, 2024

We auto enthusiasts always want to know whether the old style is best or if the new version offers advantages. Carwow is all set to figure that out as it pertains to the entry-level McLaren. Will the tried-and-true 720S remain the standard or will the new 750S take the crown? Safe to say, these two cars are like two sides of the same pillow. The 750S utilizes many of the same features as the time tested 720S. Either car is available as a Coupe or a Spider. The Spider is akin to a convertible. Both cars are carbon fiber monocoque Read More

Twin Turbo AWD Ford F-150 vs. Ported Blower Corvette Z06 – Street Hits

February 9th, 2024

This is a crazy race between Ford and Chevy. Somebody slapped a couple of turbochargers on America’s favorite pickup. Now he’s trolling the streets looking for some Chevy iron to plunder. Buckle-up, this is going to be a wild ride. In the left lane is the C7 (2014-2019) Chevrolet Corvette Z06 with a supercharged 6.2-liter engine and an automatic transmission. The Z06 can churn out 650hp and 650 lb.-ft. of torque in stock condition. This ‘Vette has been upgraded with a high-performance camshaft, a full accoutrement of bolt-ons, supercharger porting and an E40/50 tune. This thing is lean, mean and Read More

Ferrari Half-Mile Drag Races – 296 GTB, SF90 and 812 Superfast

February 5th, 2024

This short clip has more Italians than a Godfather film. Carwow has gathered some serious production iron in the form of Italian supercars. There is a twin turbocharged V6 (with an electric motor), a twin turbo V8 and a naturally aspirated (N/A) V12 on the track and ready for action. Boasting a combined sticker price of more than $1.5-million, these beautiful Italians are set to take on each other and the standing half-mile. In the left lane is the Ferrari 296 GTB. With its turbocharged 3.0-liter V6 engine and electric motor, this rear-wheel drive super hybrid can produce 830hp and Read More

AWD Audi RS 3 vs. RWD Dodge Challenger Hellcat – Drag Race

February 2nd, 2024

Knives are out in this one. Word has it that a drastically modified Dodge Challenger Hellcat will be taking on a similarly upgraded Audi RS 3 in a series of 1,000-foot drag races. Well, we can’t miss that. So, we join the usual suspects at the Hoonigan facility. Get a load of this: Mopar Mike is on hand with his rear-wheel drive 2017 Dodge Challenger Hellcat (sort of). Under the hood is a Whipple (4.5-liter) supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI V8 with forged internals. This pink thing is good for 1,200whp. The Dodge tips the scale at 4,400-pounds and uses an 8-speed Read More

Modified BMW M4 vs. BMW M1000RR Superbike – Drag Race

February 1st, 2024

Someone is about to get frostbite. Between the bitterly cold ambient temperature and the breeze-wake that these extraordinarily fast machines can leave behind, it’s inevitable. What we have here are two machines from the came automaker. While they are both manufactured with a similar degree of craftsmanship, they are very different in design. The four-wheeler is the BMW M4. This 3,913-pound coupe features a turbocharged 503hp inline six-cylinder engine and all-wheel drive from the factory. Obviously, the Beemer will need more than that to hang with that street bike. Modifications to the BMW M4 include an upgraded turbo kit, high-performance Read More

Tesla Plaid vs. COPO Camaro – Drag Racing

January 30th, 2024

We are keeping it on the track tonight with some high level eighth-mile drag racing. Our focal point will be a Tesla Model S Plaid and its ongoing battle with his nemesis – a custom built COPO Chevrolet Camaro. If you are familiar with the Chevrolet Camaro, then you know that the Central Office Production Order (COPO) version is special. In the 1960s, dealerships purchased the COPO as an incomplete build (no engine, transmission or rear end) and installed high-performance components as desired. Early model COPO Camaros are rare and highly sought after to this day. The modern COPO Camaro Read More