Junkyard Turbo Swap! Chevy-Powered 1971 Datsun 240Z Autocross Thrash - Roadkill Ep. 26
What do you get when you cross a rusted 1971 Datsun 240Z with a Chevy 4.3L V6 and a turbo from a Ford Power Stroke Diesel? The Rotsun! During Roadkill Episode 25, Freiburger and Finnegan revived the Rotsun expecting it to dominate in the 9-car autocross showdown of previous Roadkill project cars. It also needed to beat a 2014 Kia Rio 5, but failed to do so with the Rotsun shamefully breaking down before completing a decent lap. So in this episode: revenge. After swapping in the mismatched turbo and making nearly 400 rear-wheel horsepower, the guys head to the autocross at the Goodguys 5th Spring Nationals in Scottsdale, Arizona and mingle with fans on their way to a rematch with that dastardly Kia. Roadkill appears every fourth Friday on the Motor Trend channel. http://www.youtube.com/motortrend Subscribe now to make sure you're in on all the action! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=motortrend Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/RoadkillShow, http://facebook.com/motortrendmag & http://facebook.com/hotrodmag Twitter - http://twitter.com/motortrend & https://twitter.com/hotrodmagazine Google+ - https://plus.google.com/1018679678590... Website - http://www.motortrend.com & http://www.hotrod.com
450hp LS1 1978 Datsun 280Z
One of the coolest imports I've had the opportunity to see in action, this extremely streetable 1978 Datsun 280z takes it's first trip to the drag strip to do some testing. The car has an LS1 with heads, cam, and FAST intake manifold putting down around 450 wheel horsepower! Best 1/8 mile time was 7.11 for the night.
This 240z has some KICK under the HOOD
Unlike other Nissan 240zs that you come across, this particular widebody car has 8 cylinders and a sizable blower under the hood! Check it out as it makes a half mile pass at the Shift S3ctor half mile event in Coalinga, California! Don't forget to SMACK that LIKE button and SUBSCRIBE for more! Check out our Vlog channel!!: https://www.youtube.com/KleibVlogs Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/bigkleib34 Kleiber Motorsports is the home of everything FAST!! Click "Subscribe" to stay updated. It's free!! Also, feel free to check us out on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram at our addresses below! Check us out on Our Channel: http://www.youtube.com/bigkleib34 Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/bigkleib34 Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/bigkleib34 Commercial inquiries: BigKleib34@gmail.com Outro background created by "Amitai Angor AA VFX" Check out more from AA VFX: https://www.youtube.com/dvdangor2011