Peninsula Automotive 11th Annual VW Jam carshow Engine Blow
Peninsula Automotive 11th Annual VW Jam carshow held on September 11, 2011 in Campbell, CA (San Jose/Silicon Valley area).
Another engine blow which this one punch some holes through the top of the engine case.
An oil relief plug worked its way loose and got flung out by the crank pulley onto the ground around the 2:43 mark.
Peninsula Automotive 12th Annual VW Jam carshow Engine Blow
Another fun Peninsula Automotive 12th Annual VW Jam car show held on
September 9, 2012 in Campbell, CA (San Jose/Silicon Valley area).
This time, the engine didn't last as long as last years engine blow, the #3
connecting rod punched through the top of the case just below the doghouse
Just Built 1776cc VW Beetle Bug Motor - POWERFUL!!!! LOUD!
1776cc newly rebuilt by myself.
Weber 44mm Carb
stock 69mm Crankshaft
stock connecting rods
90.5mm Mahle pistons
Engle 120 Camshaft
Hi Performance lifters with oil gallery (for cam lobes)
042 high performance head with port&polish and 3 angle valve job.
Euro tuck Exhaust with J-tubes
Engine Blow Contest at McTurners Summer SBC Bash Blowing Up
305 Chevy engine lasted 2 minutes 14 seconds at full throttle with a
combination of 1 1/2 gal of regular, 1 1/2 gal 120 octane race gas & a 1/2
gal of Nitro Methane. It should have been darker, flames went 2 feet past
the headers. We'll be doing it again next month. The winner at $1.00 a
guess got $119.00