Dieter's 1970 Cougar Eliminator (former NHRA Super Stock car) with a modified Boss 351C motor, (very rare), street racing an all out 1969 Camaro drag car in 1979. Old school street racing where it all began and the way it was back then. NO juice in those days, and healthy small blocks were making about 425 HP.
American Muscle Car - The Mercury Cougar
THE AMERICAN MUSCLECAR series brings you the third season, profiling some
of the most influential cars in automotive history:
Vintage Drag Racing: Late 1960's - Early 1970's (Jeff Beck "Big Block")
This piece is based on 1960's and 1970's Drag Racing photographs by Charles
L. Gilchrist, and is dedicated to "Piston Heads" and "Gear Jammers" all
over the world. enjoy!
Produced by CG Imaging
Music "Big Block" by Jeff Beck from the album "Jeff Beck's Guitar Shop".
If you like these hot drag racing images, check out the artists website:
Moonshine County Express
This a really bad B grade '70s movie so one has to accept the screeching
tyres on dirt roads. But its great to watch two classic muscle cars being
thrashed. We can't do that anymore.
You weren't supposed to watch this...
Présentation de la cougar '67 du paternel. Au moment ou la vidéo à été
tournée, elle n'était pas encore à lui donc anciennes plaques etc...
Mercury Cougar 289ci Jamaican Yellow
2x 4-1 Ford Racing Headers
Ford racing Air Cleaner
4 barrels Edelbrock Carb
Full inox Exhaust
What's in the video:
Sequential taillights (looks damn good)
George Separovich's blown LJ Torana, vid montage Perth Motorplex Jan 8th, 2011
George Separovich's blown LJ Torana, vid montage Perth Motorplex Jan 8th,
Running in the popular Top Comp bracket, Separovich's wild little Torana is
powered by a PSI blown Chev, and runs both 305 and 332 cube engine
The Torana is also set up on these runs for the ever growing Outlaw 10.5
class, and although the best time we captured on this day was a 7.65,
Separovich's Outlaw 10.5 combo has been as quick as 7.30 @ 193 mph.
We were also there to capture some great on-board footage for these runs,
so thanks to George, his team and Crew for letting us take a ride in this
In-Car Shot Dragracing Lenco Transmission Video
This is an in-car shot of Mike drag racing his 73 Duster using a Lenco
transmission. His dial in time is 10.60 and his ET for this race was a
10.61. This video shows the fast accelleration of a Mopar motor.
8 second car: Pro Street 71 Mercury Cougar drag racing Edgewater drag strip 2012
8 second car: Pro Street 1971 Mercury Cougar drag racing at Edgewater Test
& Tune 4-12-12. "The Cat on the Prowl" tubbed out wheelie bar beast is
built by the Hedger Bros, they have raced this car since 1979 and it has
close to 4000 1/4 mile passes on it. It currently has an all cast iron
460 big block Ford built to 472 cubic inches. This car weighs 3000lbs and
runs 9.50's with current engine combination.