Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 vs. Audi R8 V10 Plus – Street Hits

February 3rd, 2023

Round Man Frank is headed back to the streets (of Mexico) for more roll racing action. This time it’s an import versus domestic throwdown between a Ford Mustang GT500 and an Audi R8. Both cars have been modified to enhance performance. The contest will initiate when each vehicle reaches 60 mph. Built on the same platform as the Lamborghini Huracan, the Audi R8 features a mid-mounted and naturally aspirated 5.2-liter V10 engine mated to an automatic transmission. In stock trim, the A8 can generate 610hp and 413 lb.-ft. of torque. At a curb weight of 3,927-pounds, the all-wheel drive A8 Read More

1969 Camaro Restomod – 1500HP Twin Turbo Street Beast

February 2nd, 2023

It’s back to Southern California for this one. Shawn from Autotopia LA delivers again with this 1969 Chevrolet Camaro restomod build by Nostalgia Hot Rods. Dustin joins forces with Shawn to give us the rundown on this outstanding build. Check it out. Under the hood is a Nelson Racing Engines built 7.0-liter LSx engine with a pair of 88-millimeter turbochargers. The engine and turbo setup typically produces approximately 1,500hp at the crankshaft (940whp), but it can be turned up to 2,000hp. Shifting duties are handled by a Tremec 6-speed manual gearbox – affectionately known as Tranzilla. Out back, the rear Read More

All-Motor Asphalt Assault – C7 Corvette vs. Mustang GT

February 1st, 2023

Here we have a nighttime roll race on the streets (of Mexico). No power-adders in this one; just high-powered cubic inches. Chevrolet versus Ford. Proudly sporting the bowtie brand, the C7 (2014-2019) Chevrolet Corvette rolls off the assembly line with an all-aluminum 6.2-liter V8 that can produce 460hp and 464 lb.-ft. of torque. The C7 ‘Vette weighs 3,774-pounds and has an 8-speed sequential automatic transmission. According to Road and Track, 0 to 60 mph can be accomplished in 3.8-seconds. Top speed is 180 mph (computer controlled). The Corvette featured in this video has been modified with a full accoutrement of Read More

Tweeker Twin Turbo Jeep Dominates at War in the Woods

January 31st, 2023

The Tweeker Jeep has had an interesting journey to the Brown County Dragway for War in the Woods. The entire rig was stolen and recovered. The circumstances of the incident left the Jeep with the nickname Tweeker. I’ll allow you to draw your own conclusions. Here’s the rundown on Tweeker: Under the hood is an LC9 5.3-liter V8 engine. The all-aluminum (block and heads) LC9 features a 6-bolt main bearing confab, powder I-beam connecting rods and flat top pistons. The cylinder heads are fashioned with cathedral shaped intake ports and 65-millimeter combustion chambers. This V8 is being force fed by Read More

Roll Racing Fun – 1000HP Corvette ZR1 vs. 800HP Mustang GT500

January 26th, 2023

We are back on the streets (of Old Mexico) for this one. Our man Frank located this contest between a modified Corvette ZR1 and a souped-up Mustang GT500. Both these cars are well built by some serious gearheads. Even with no money on the line, these competitors are in it to win it. They will do whatever it takes to claim the victory. The C6 (2005-2013) Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 is propelled by a supercharged 6.2-liter V8 motor that can generate 650hp and 650 lb.-ft. of torque in factory condition. Featured in this video is a ZR1 that has been modified Read More

Caddy Jack – First Full Nitrous Pass

January 25th, 2023

This short clip gives us an opportunity to sit down with Midwest Street Cars’ Big Chief. He talks about everything Caddy Jack, including nitrous controller duty cycle programing and rear suspension geometry. Chief is a proven winner – on street and strip – and he has a wealth of racing knowledge to share. You might remember him from Street Outlaws. Caddy Jack is a 2014 Cadillac CTS-V coupe that has been treated to the best performance parts that money can buy. Under hood mods include Nitrous Express spray kits with a Maximizer EZ controller. The engine is a stock 6.2-liter Read More

Grubworm Stick Shift Camaro Rocks World Cup Finals

January 23rd, 2023

As the World Record Holder in the Stick Shift Class, the Grubworm Camaro draws a crowd of onlookers at every venue. Even in a crowded field of fast cars, Grubworn caught the eye of 1320 Video. With a fresh setup, the Tick Performance crew have their sights set on rewriting history, again. The engine is a 348 cubic-inch small block V8 from GM Performance. The custom turbo setup features a Precision 106-millimeter turbocharger. The transmission is a Tremec 6-speed manual. Figure the Worm to make approximately 2,000hp on 53 psi of boost. First pass off the trailer, the Camaro posts Read More

2023 Corvette Z06 vs. 1000HP GT-R and Stock Nismo GT-R – Drag Race

January 21st, 2023

The mid-engine C8 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 has been lauded as one of the most innovative sports cars in generations. After testing the likes of the Dodge Demon and the Ford GT40, this Chevy is ready to take on the best that Japan has to offer. Hang on tight, this is going to get crazy! The C8 Corvette Z06 features a naturally aspirated 5.5-liter V8 engine that can produce 670hp and 470 lb.-ft. of torque. With its mid-mounted engine, the rear-wheel drive Z06 tips the scale at 3,434-pounds. White in color, the R34 Nissan GT-R is powered by a single turbo Read More

1200HP Turbo Camaro SS

January 20th, 2023

Here we have a sixteen-year labor of love. It is artfully displayed in the form of Justin’s 2002 Chevrolet Camaro SS. After purchasing the car from a used car lot, Justin began the transformation that has taken this car from less than stock to the 1200hp beast you see today. As a dual-purpose vehicle, this Camaro can dominate on street or strip. It all begins under the hood with an all-aluminum 6.0-liter LSx V8 engine. Premium internals include boost pistons and Eagle connecting rods. The crankshaft is stock, and the cylinder heads are ported Wilkes 862s. Brian Tooley Racing is Read More

KRISPY CHICKEN – Turbo WS6 Trans Am Build

January 19th, 2023

Much like John Doc, I love a GM F-Body. Sister to the Camaro, the Firebird/Trans Am is a rear-wheel drive coupe body that remains plentiful in the current market. Find one for yourself and throw in a big V8 with a power adder. It will not disappoint. John chose to go with the WS6, a version of the Pontiac Trans Am that is geared towards performance. He then upgraded the engine to a Texas Speed built 388 cubic-inch mill with a set of PRC cylinder heads. The turbo kit (91-millimeter) is from Huron Speed. A set of Bosch 210 fuel Read More