Drag Racing - Pacific Raceways 1963
Video from the Mothers Day drag races, May 12th 1963 at Pacific Raceways in Kent, Washington. This was shot by a friend of my parents, Tex Steere, who asked me to help convert it for him and has graciously allowed me to post it on YouTube.
Hot VW Drag Day Mar 2011 crazytalent
Had a great day at Drag Day... That sounds funny but Really thank you to all the cool people for stopping by and saying whats up, thanks to Mike from Bounce Bus for bringing out the bouncer. Thanks Hot VWs Mag and Irwindale Speedway for organizing this event Thanks Allee and Ryan for the through back Pepsi & water and Cesar for the chair & shade see everyone at the next show.
1963 Cal-Look Ragtop 2332cc FK-8 cam
Some video of driving on the road after tuning carbs and valve adjustments. It is a 2332cc with an arpm case, 48 dellortos and wedge port heads 1.4 rockers, fk-8 cam and msd ignition stage 2 pressure plate and 6 puck copperhead disc. (see 6800 rpm on the tach at 52 sec in)
Olivier's Split DynoRun 09-2011.AVI
First Dyno test for the Olive's Split Beetle turbo
2387 cc engine, Autolinea case, Bugpack 86mm Flanged crankshaft, Wiseco pistons, Jaycee / AA cylinders, 5.7 Pauter rods, Webcam 251 LC112 camshaft, 8.4/1 ratio, Comp Eliminators by RPM racing heads, 48x40 valves with titanium intake valves, Kmotion springs, Pauter 1.3 rockers, Gene Berg push rods, turbo Compturbo, Barry Grant Speed Demon 750 cfm mechanical secondary carburator modified for turbo, Allumage MSD 7 AL2
with a final score of 353 HP after some adjustments
More about our Dynotest on our Weblog : http://patvw.skynetblogs.be/Dyno-test/
VW beetle powered by gene berg 1776cc on dyno
running the beetle up on the Dyno.......1776cc all gene berg engine.....made 98.5 HP @ wheels on everyday tune........noise of the "little screamer' engine caught a couple of onlookers by surprise, including the owner :)