This Electric E36 Makes 850 lb/ft of Torque at the Wheels! - /TUNED
EV West isn't like other electric car builders. They aren't trying to save
the planet from gasoline emissions, they are trying to build race cars
using electric technology for events that can best use that technology. The
Pikes Peak International Hillclimb, with a total driving distance of under
20 miles at very high elevation, is one of those events. We take their
Pike's Peak M3 to the Dyno to find out what 400
Kilowatts means in horsepower, then to see how
General Lee cold start backfire
69 Charger General Lee cold start, missfireing, smoking, backfiring... This
is actualy the best cold start yet! It is usually much worse. It generaly
takes 5 plus minutes to warm it up before it is drivable.
The General Lee Video
I was just there again in January 2012, and saw that they've move the car
across the street... It's now sitting on the ground at a street corner on
the other side of Hwy 11W from where it originally was at the store. It
looks like they gave it a paint job too, and restored all the faded colors.
Now there's an old wrecker truck sitting on the ramps in front of the
store where this used to sit.
Stopped in Churchill, TN and saw one of the original General Lee stunt cars
from the Dukes of Hazard. It's pretty beat up. It's neat to see one of my
childhood icons up close and personal!