1978 model vw dune buggy 1600 cc bored out, cold start

starting up the old dune buggy, really loud 1 to 1 headers

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friend's vw dune buggy
I was expecting more oomph out of the engine, but I don't think he rev'd it above 3k.

First time driving my rail buggy
i have been building this ground up for the past 14 months and just reticently finished the engine. this is my first drive.

V8 Powered Dune Buggy - 1st Run!
TPI/Fuel Injected V8 - Four Wheel Drive - Independent suspension! This machine was built from a 94 S10 Blazer 4x4 front end frame, with a Lincoln Mark VIII rear suspension, and the rest is 2" DOM tubing. (Bent with a homemade bender). It has a TPI V8 and 700R4 from an 86 IROC Camaro. No blueprints... just made from scratch!!

Dune buggy wheelie and driving it
Walk around of my street legal dune buggy sand rail for sale. Video shows a cold start, warm start and driving of my dune buggy. 2.3 bored to a 2.5 2500cc stroker motor out of a early 80's Mustang SVO. Made it a pretty fast dune buggy! Front A arm long arm suspension on a long back frame. New brake master cylinder, new brake calipers, new brake rotors. Nice wheelies in this video as well.