One Lap Race of Bathurst - Speed Comparison between Holdens - Peter Brock Mark Skaife
A one lap race at Mount Panorama, Bathurst between a 1979 Holden A9X Torana, a 2004 Holden VZ SS Commodore & a 2004 Holden VZ Commodore V8 Supercar.
It's interesting to see how far racing technology has progressed.
The V8 Supercar happens to be the same car as my 1/6th Radio controlled version, as featured in some of my other clips.
Tribute to Peter Brock
I have seen many great tributes to Peter Brock and have been meaning for some time to put together one of my own, and here it is finally. Yes, my blood runs blue, I am a die hard Ford fan, but Peter did what no other driver has ever been able to do - he brought together Holden and Ford fans, united in grief at his loss. Please feel free to rate and comment but derogatory comments will be deleted immediately so don't bother.
Background music is "Is this the end" by Creed and no I don't own the copyright to the music or any pictures, but they have been used simply to honour this truly great individual.
Top gear Clarkson HSV VT GTS series1 5.7 stroker
This vehicle is a series 1 VT commodore variant produced by HSV (Holden special vehicles). Fitted with a factory stroked 5.7 litre version of the Aussie 5 litre 16 valve pushrod iron block v8.
Another video of this car can be found here= http://www.streetfire.net/video/top-gear-19990513_586264.htm
2011 FPV GT at Bathurst
V8 Supercars champion James Courtney takes the new supercharged FPV GT for hot laps at Mount Panorama.
Drag Crash - Stooge V8 Torana
Chris Theo was very lucky to escape unscathed from this unfortunate accident at Heathcote Park. The very well built V8 powered Holden LX hatchback Torana didn't fare so well.