PRA Pro Gas National Record Holder Tony Klink and his car Zerstorer (Destroyer) at Fontana, CA, Bugorama 1/4 mile drags Oct 9, 2011. He won the final round with an 11.17 against a close 11.21 from Kevin Barrett. Onward to the season finals in Phoenix next month! (UPDATE: He clinched the PRA Pro Gas National Championship in 2011 because of this race)
Dialed in better
Just started for the first time and had to adjust the carbs, rejet, timing,
got the kinks worked out of this One Off creation. Time for a road test.
Difference between stock VW head and mine
We are using Ray Vallero's daughter Lynda's heads off her racebus from
1983. Because of time constraints in getting this motor done, as that will
eliminate some machining (still going to remove 20 cc's off the head and
reseat the spring sockets).
WPVW supercharged drag bug @ Portland VW drags 2011-1
in-car footage of Ben Ford at the wheel of the WPVW supercharged drag bug ,
powered by a 2442ml supercharged type-1 engine . Great footage with wheels
in the air launch ...then hang on for a 7.6 sec pass!!! the silver gauge
through the steering wheel is the Boost gauge .
Starting The Phantom Ghia prostock VW
First fire up after engine assembly. The Phantom Ghia is a 9 second 1/4
mile, 1958 VW Karmann Ghia door slammer. Built by Robert Cook or Cooker's
V-Dubs in Clear Spring, Maryland and owned and driven by Rob Schultz.
****UPDATE**** this car now resides in France under new ownership.