what do you do with a 1/2 ton truck with a 454 that you just bought?
2.3 turbo ranger 1/4 mile
this was spring 2011 at milan dragway. truck is a 1988 ranger with a 1988
thunderbird turbocoupe engine in it.
running 8psi with the stock ihi unit, roller ranger cam, front mount Intercooler, and light port work
on the head. it still has a 7.5 open diff axle at this point. spring 2012
will be much better. the best run that day was 16.4 at 87mph looking to be
into the 14's soon
Nitrous camaro vs nitrous Trans am
2000 Z28 headers,lid,DR's Built trans, and running 150 shot on 100 octane
vs trans am on Nx. This run was followed by a cop pulling both cars over
and giving verbal warnings.
Turbo mustang 2.3 2.3T 1/4 mile
1988 Ford thunderbird TC motor in a 88 Road race notch. firstname.lastname@example.org with
only bolt ons. car has Exhaust, K&N,
stock Boost and load of timing. runs
on E85. has cheap ebay FMIC. car was on 16" 255 MT radials for these runs.
also has a ranger roller cam if you call that a mod at all. still on IHI
turbo. this motor stock on 18#s of Boost on premium fuel mode was 190hp,
240lbs/tq. That was with a top mount IC. . this car is proof than you
can take the these motors bone stock and go faster even with the smaller turbo of the two offered. wait for new times with
just a stock T3 swap to come
Car has full sn95 Cobra brakes and MM coil over suspension and a Panhard
bar. Spring rates are 225# out back and 325# up front so is defiantly not
a drag vehicle!
Not sure on weight but still has AC, every single interior piece including
insulation and has the added weight of full length SFC