Taking a different approach by dropping a turbocharged stock 346ci LS1 engine into a lighter weight VL Commodore is a smart move. With just 8psi Boost on board and combating a flaring transmission on the night this Holden shows you can't beat cubic inches.
LS1 Power - Turbo VN Commodore
Jason's Holden VN Commodore LS1PWR hits the drag strip for the first time
in two years. The car had run into the 9s using a stock internal 346ci
engine but is now powered by a 408ci stroker V8. The turbocharged VN blazes the tyres before netting a
9.45 at 152mph pass.
40psi BOOST Powerskid ~ COLEYZ VL Commodore
Shaun isn't afraid to thrash his Garrett turbo equipped Nissan RB30 powered Holden VL
Commodore. Recent changes include the switch to a Haltech EFI system with
current power around 700hp to the wheels.
Easter Car Mania, Winton Motor Raceway Australia - April 20th 2014
Creative Commons music license CC 3.0
Music: Severed Fifth
VL Turbo Nationals 2013
Presented by Polar Displays & Print, the VL turbo Nationals took place over the weekend as
part of the 4,6, Rotary turbo Nationals
at Adelaide International Raceway. Footage includes various Holden VL
Commodore / Calais powered Nissan RB30 turbo six cylinder variant engines.
VL turbo Nationals / 4, 6 & Rotary -
Adelaide International Raceway, Australia - November 23rd, 2013.
FAST V8 turbo Holden Commodore street car
Luke Foley's wild Holden VH Commodore street car hits the track with a new
engine setup in the way of a GM 408ci LS2 V8 complete with a mid frame turbonetics 88mm turbocharger. The ran into the nines on Luke's
first pass and considering it was his first time testing the new
combination we're sure it will run quicker yet.
Heathcote Park Raceway, Australia ~ August 18th 2013
2000 HP Commodore VL at NRE. New 441(7.2L) SBC Beast! NRE TV episode 191. Nelson Racing Engines.
First of all, thank you all for pushing us past 30,000 subscribers! The
best is yet to come from NRE. This new small block engine uses NRE's big
88 MM Mirror turbos; that's unusual.
Look how quickly this engine glows the headers! It means business, yet it
is streetable. Keep in mind this engine is not from NRE's Warrior Series.
Go to http://NelsonRacingEngines.com for more information. For help
getting your product or service to the marketplace go to
Trackday, Folge 54 | TURBO - Das Automagazin
Achtelmeile-Rennen, Gymkana und Renntaxifahrten: Erstmals veranstaltet
Sport1 den „Sport1 Trackday 2012“ in der Motorsportarena Oschersleben.
turbo begleitet Tim Schrick und Sidney
Hoffmann exklusiv und zeigt die Highlights.
SPORT1 zeigt "Auftrag Auto", "turbo" und
"Die Werkstatt-Helden" auf YouTube - hier kommen Motor-Freaks voll auf ihre
► SPORT1 abonnieren: http://bit.ly/1mrtFgr
► Folge uns auf Facebook : http://on.fb.me/1qzRqrN
► Hier geht's zum Mediencenter: http://bit.ly/1obct0E
Tough VN SS street car - 427 Holden power
Phil's VN Commodore SS is powered by a 427ci twin throttle Holden V8 engine
featuring a C.O.M.E Racing alloy block built by Advanced Engine Performance
making 675hp on 98 unleaded pump fuel. The car hooks up well through 255
LS1 twin turbo Holden HG first dyno tune
Steven Loader's Holden HG street cruiser receives it's first Dyno tune at MPW. The car has
been fitted with a GM LS1 V8 346ci stock internal engine and turbonetics turbochargers. Boost is currently set at a low 7psi. An E85
fuel system is in place to accommodate a Boost increase at a later date.
MPW Melbourne Performance Warehouse, Australia
Barra turbo conversion ~ PSIPOP Falcon
Ford Falcon ED complete with late model Barra DOHC 4.0L conversion makes
for loads of potential. Kristian's car is good for 150mph on lowish Boost. Along with forged internals, Garrett
turbo, Haltech E85 fuel system and 275
radial tyres the car snuck into the nines at the Ford Forum Nationals.
Follow us on social media @
Heathcote Park Raceway, Australia ~ June 7th 2014
LS1 turbo V8 Mitsubishi Sigma
After a three year build up, Phil made the trip over from Adelaide to
Heathcote Raceway to debut his wicked sounding Mitsubishi Sigma for the
first time last weekend. Powered by a standard stroke 346ci LS1 engnie, a
Garrett GT42 turbo helped the car rocket
to a best pass of 9.8 at 140mph for the day.