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

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

Epic Small Tire Cash Days in the Big Easy

January 10th, 2023

Every authentic gearhead knows that NOLA is bringing a strong street game. With that thought in mind, the Street Racing Channel (SRC) crew fled the snowy confines of Ohio for the warmer climate of the Big Easy. There, the most epic Street/Small Tire Cash Days ever was about to take place nine feet below sea level. Buckle-up! Despite clearing skies, the first evening session of Street Car racing was postponed when a thick fog moved in on the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway. The cool, moist air left a thin film of slippery precipitation on everything. Especially the road. Early the following Read More

Top Ten Street Races of 2022 – Viper, Lambo, Supra, Vette, McLaren and More

December 27th, 2022

These are the ten best street (roll racing) hits of the past year. Even if you despise compilation videos, you’ll appreciate this short clip of the greatest interstate battles of 2022. Buckle-up. First on the card is a contest between a Corvette ZR1 (7.0-liter engine with performance cylinder heads and camshaft) versus a stock McLaren 720S. This is a close contest that has the McLaren jumping out to an early lead. The Corvette catches up in second gear and overtakes the expensive import in third. Vette for the win. Next up is a three-way clash between a twin turbo Lamborghini Read More

Roll Racing Extravaganza – Huracan, Mustang GT500, 370Z, Tesla Plaid and More

December 10th, 2022

Tonight, we have an epic collection of purpose-built roll racers gathered to throw down on the streets (of Mexico). Imports, Domestics, supercharged, turbocharged (single and twins), nitrous, naturally aspirated and even full-electric – they are all here and ready to do battle in what will be a roll racing extravaganza for the ages. Are you ready? Out of the gate, we have a boosted Honda Civic taking on a C6 Corvette. Once the Honda gets spooled up, he pulls ahead and never looks back. Honda takes the win in a close race. Next up is a contest between a ProCharged Read More

Crazy Fast Twin Turbo 1933 Dodge Truck – Drag Racing

December 7th, 2022

In this clip, we catch up with 1320 Video for War in the Woods at the Brown County Dragway in Indiana. Featured in this video is Straight Gangster, the 1933 Dodge owned by Nick Plewniak. If the street racing vibe is what you seek, this place will get your juices flowing. When the sun goes down, this venue begins to pulsate with No Prep attitude. The track is loud and crowded with spectators. Nick draws a rowdy Camaro in the first contest. With Limpy on the light, both cars cut a clean light and launch out of the blocks. The Read More

Back From the Dead – 2000HP MAZDASPEED3 Zombie

November 16th, 2022

With a serious crash in his rearview mirror, the MAZDASPEED3 Zombie is back from the dead. Owner Randy Westmoreland is competing in the Small Tire and Big Tire Classes at the H-Town Throwdown in Oklahoma – and he’s not changing tires. No Prep Drag Racing is on the agenda and the Zombie plans to terrorize the competition in dual classes. The Zombie is a rear-wheel drive 2013 MAZDASPEED3 (body) on a race car chassis. The engine is a 7.0-liter LS with a 110-millimeter turbocharger. The transmission is a TH400 automatic. There’s no overlooking the giant wing on the rear of Read More

1400HP Acura vs. 1300HP Nissan GT-R – Drag Racing

November 8th, 2022

These are two very scary pieces of machinery. There are two phrases that warn of impending doom for the competition. They are English Racing and Extreme Turbo Systems (ETS). This Acura is closely associated with both. T1 Race Development are no slouches either. They built the Nissan GT-R. Needless to say, we are in for quite a drag race today. The 1994 Acura Integra GSR is outfitted with a turbocharged 4-cylinder engine and a 4-speed manual (PPG with a billet bell housing) gearbox. It has been modified with an all-wheel drivetrain from a variety of Honda SUVs. The motor is Read More

Pickup Pandemonium Drag Race – Supercharged F-150 vs. Turbo Chevy Cheyenne

October 28th, 2022

These pickup trucks are four-wheel drive behemoths. Nevertheless, they scurry down the track like pro mods. Let’s get a closer look at these Cowboy Cadillacs set to compete in a series of 1000-foot drag races. The 2019 Ford F-150 is equipped with a 900hp supercharged 5.0-liter V8 engine mated to a 10-speed automatic transmission. This example of America’s favorite truck tips the scale at 5000-pounds. The owner is claiming a stock (coyote) long block and a VMP 2.9-liter blower with an ice bath intercooler. The F-150 has a full interior (with a/c) and drag radials. In the other lane is Read More

SRC Nitrous Fox Body vs. Turbo LS S10 Pickup – Street Drags

October 22nd, 2022

In the brisk fall temperatures of Ohio, the Street Racing Channel (SRC) crew are at it again. Billy TH3KID is holding court with a couple of grudge races on this evening’s calendar. He will be driving Stranger Things, his latest project, a slick Fox Body Mustang. The 1985 Mustang is running a stock (bottom end) 5.0-liter V8 engine with a set of 170cc Trick Flow cylinder heads and a Trick Flow Stage 2 camshaft. Billy is also running a 150hp shot of go-go juice from Nitrous Express. A 750cfm ATM Innovation carburetor delivers the fuel. The transmission is a stock Read More