Drag Racing 1/4 Mile times 0-60 Dyno Fast Cars Muscle Cars

The new Rover V8 in my MGB - Starting for the first time

So, after a year or so I have finaly inserted a new V8 in my MGB. This video show the very first (and successful) attempt at starting the new engine. After 7 years on the road, the original engine's block cracked 1 month before I retired and moved to Lyme Regis in July 2007. I've never performed anything major like this before, so this was a big and anxious moment.


 


More Videos...


MGB GT Rebuild Timelapse
650+ hour (and hundreds of cups of tea) rebuild of my 78' MGB GT along with some alpine shenanigans





Old Top Gear Quentin Willson MGB buying guide
Old Top Gear Quentin Willson MGB buying guide





330bhp MGB V8 v 540bhp Evo @ Silverstone Trax 2012.f4v
330bhp MGB V8, (980kg) Having fun with a very fast 540bhp (1200kg) evo. First test of my new rear wing and front splitter. Very Positive results. Fast turn oversteer has been virtually eliminated while top speed is hardly affected. I can carry more speed in the turns without the back end stepping out. The evo has a lot more straight line speed so was impressed with my little MGB. Oh and Gavin was slowing me down in the passenger seat LoL. Impressed with overtaking the Noble, that thing should fly. I could have dived down the inside of the little Vauxhall but decided to just let him know I was there by showing a front wheel, so was dissapointed when he blocked me down the straight.





V12 MGB-GT.m2t
I am building my first race car, a 1967 MGB-GT with a Jaguar V12 and am hoping to be competitive in SCCA's EMod class. The class allows any engine available in a car in the US to be put in any body that was available in the US. In this video, I start the engine for the first time.





1966 MGB with a Rover V8 - Episode 5 - Clutch Assembly
In this episode, Ken Smith installs the clutch assembly, flywheel, hydraulic throw out bearing, pilot shaft bushing and attaches the transmission to the engine. Please Rate This Video! Enjoy! kensmithphotography.com





Black Pearl: Rover V8 Bike
Take a Rover V8 engine (3.500 ccm / 214 cui), put it in a Harley Softtail frame and you will get something called MOTOR-Cycle.





Fitting AccuSpark Electronic Ignition to MGB
Guide to fitting a electronic ignition kit to Distributor and guide how to fit distributor back into car and re time





1972 MG MGB V8 roadster with fantastic engine sound
SOLD at http://www.ClassicarGarage.nl MG MGB V8 roadster, year 1972. Colour dark blue with a beige leather interior. This tremendous MGB roadster is a custom built V8 model. This is how the MG RV8 should have been... The car is built to the highest standards and everything feels rock solid. 3.9 V8 power, 260 bhp. and a long list of modifications. Look at the video closely to get a good impression af the quality! More information and more TOP QUALITY MG classics for sale at http://www.ClassicarGarage.nl Follow ClassicarGarage: http://www.twitter.com/ClassicarGarage http://www.facebook.com/ClassicarGarage http://www.flickr.com/ClassicarGarage http://www.youtube.com/ClassicarGarage





2stroke V8
Evinrude 300XP -91 After a few hours in the workshop.. The expansion chambers are "home made" by hydroforming. The original Exhaust is milled away and the engine block is filled whit plastic. This engine will get electronic fuel injection and will not be used in a boat.. Note: This is a sponsored video for Forge Apollo





Rover SD1 Twin Turbo 3.5 V8
Rover SD1 Twin turbo 3.5 V8





How to build a V8 in an MGB in one minute
Not so difficult as you see !





147 MG Carburetter Tuning





V8 MGB first run,,
First run, cam break in, dont mind the belt squeal.





1977 MG MGB V8 Roadster
SOLD! Offered for sale by St. Louis Car Museum & Sales. For this vehicle and others, please visit http://www.stlouiscarmuseum.com or call (800) 957-5707





Land Rover 3.5 v8 no exhaust
Land Rover 3.5 v8 engine for in the glen-l.com malahini speedboat. Project still in progress.




Which car is faster? Which Car is Faster?





Similar 1/4 mile timeslips to browse:

1982 Volkswagen Rabbit gl: 10.760 @ 128.800
allen mcdonough, Engine: 1.8l 8v cross flow, Turbos: 60-1 hifi stage 5 hotside Tires: m&h 24.5/8.5 13


1983 Volkswagen Rabbit GTI: 11.454 @ 129.920
aaron crossley, Engine: 20vBT Audi 1.8T, Turbos: GT3582R w/ .82A/R Tires: MT 24.5 x 9 front, M&H 24 x 3.6 rear


1984 Volkswagen Rabbit GTI: 11.478 @ 125.240
Drew Schaeffer, Engine: 1.8 20v, Supercharger: no Turbos: yes Tires: 24.5


1984 Volkswagen Rabbit DURON MOTORSPORT: 11.770 @ 125.000
Jeovany Duron, Engine: 1880 ABA Block, Turbos: Chinnesse T70 Tires: MH 24.5x8.5x13


1984 Oldsmobile Hurst : 11.919 @ 113.940
joe dickso, Engine: 455, Supercharger: n/a Turbos: n/a Tires: mt et street


1983 Volkswagen Rabbit GTI: 11.960 @ 126.000
Martijn van Bakel, Engine: 1,8L 20v, Supercharger: - Turbos: GT30R Tires: M/T drag radial 23


1977 Volkswagen Rabbit : 12.202 @ 109.000
Eric Kossob, Jason Perkins, Joshua Perkins, Engine: 2032cc, 8V, Tires: M&H Dragmasters 22x8x13


1983 Volkswagen Rabbit GTI: 12.420 @ 107.000
Josť Carvalho, Engine: Audi 20V Normal Aspiration, Supercharger: no Turbos: no Tires: M&H 26/8.5/13


1983 Volkswagen Rabbit CL: 13.035 @ 111.300
Kevin Schueler, Engine: 1,8l 16VG60, Supercharger: Tuned G60-Charger Tires: 195 45 15 Toyo Roxes


1986 Volkswagen Rabbit GTI: 13.402 @ 102.088
Karl Macaskey, Engine: 1.8, Tires: Nitto 555R


1984 Oldsmobile Hurst : 13.511 @ 99.380
Roy, Engine: 358 sbc, Supercharger: no Turbos: no Tires: hoosier quick time 27x10.5


1969 Oldsmobile Hurst : 13.565 @ 101.700
Russell Small, Engine: 455 Olds, Tires: Goodyear Eagle GT II 235/60/15


2008 Volkswagen Rabbit S: 13.630 @ 102.120
John Bistro, Engine: 2.5 liter, Turbos: T3/T4


1983 Oldsmobile Hurst : 14.986 @ 93.320
Ely Guess, Engine: 350 Rocket, Tires: 215/15r65


2008 Volkswagen Rabbit s: 15.552 @ 88.720
easycheese, Engine: 2.5,


19 Mazda 929 : 15.600 @ 120.000
Gargis, Engine: mazda 929 3.0L 18 valve, Supercharger: n/a Turbos: n/a Tires: 255/50/16


2008 Volkswagen Rabbit : 15.869 @ 87.460
Ryan Strassburg, Engine: 2.5L, Tires: Stock (ContGripPro)


2008 Volkswagen Rabbit S: 16.010 @ 88.020
NA, Tires: Continental ContiProContact


2003 Honda Element 2WD EX: 16.600 @ 84.000
NA,


2007 Kia Rondo EX V6: 16.910 @ 82.030
NA,


 


©2014 DragTimes - Disclaimer