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start up of this unique Turbine Experimental Race car made in the late
1960s. It had success. (for a Turbine powered race car - considering the
other Turbine special race cars were 1 race only cars [like the indy 500]
and didn't do road races, much less finish 1st and 3rd a few times)
A bord d'une McKee Howmet TX (Turbine) @ Le Vigeant.mp4
En bonus du Vigeant : quelques tours à bord d'une rare Howmet TX, voiture
de course de 1968, propulsée par une turbine d'hélicoptère équivalente
à un moteur thermique de compétition de 3l de cylindrée et développant
Gas Turbine Boat
Rolls Royce-Allison 250 c-18 mounted on a boat built by www.sinontin.com
323 MPH TurboJet car blows away Texas Speed Record
Live on from the Texas Mile, Spring 2008, we check in with Team Dewitt as
they attempt to set the new Texas top speed record in their turbo Jet turbine funny car. Producing 6,500 lbs
of thrust from a GE fighter jet engine, this car is a sight to behold.
NHRA Drag Racing - Drag Racing Jet car outtakes
Jet car outtakes, June 2003, Race City in Calgary. This is about as close
as you'll ever get to a jet car, more than few unique angles. Jett Force,
Brad Janishewski's Rollin' Thunder are featured
The Rollin' Thunder Jet Car is a custom moulded Honda Civic complete with
ground effects. It features a Westinghouse-built J34 jet engine from an old
US Navy F2 McDonnell Douglas fighter jet, capable of burning 30 litres of
fuel in six seconds, generating 6,000 horsepower and 12,000 lbs of
thrust at speeds of 250 miles per hour!
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JET ENGINE ROVER 2S150 GAS TURBINE
First run-up of my Rover 2S150 gas turbine engine, This engine produces 145
shaft horse power.This engine is of the same type of engine that was used
in the famous Rover/BRM Le-Mans Gas Turbine race car
Gas turbine post explosion rebuild
A short video of a 50hp Solar Mars engine fitted with a fan dynamometer.
Following its explosion it has been repaired and is being run here for the
first time since.
POWERING UP A TURBINE BOAT
This boat has a top speed of about 200mph. It was designed and built by
Turbine Marine. I had the privilege of sitting in for an engine start-up.
Pretty smooth if you ask me...
Le Mans Classic - Group 5 - Incredible Sound
Better quality video here: http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=i4L6_cQp09c&fmt=18
High Quality - HD size (needs high bandwidth) version here:
Group 6 Night Race here:
Video of the cars going to the pits and start - incredible sound
The Destruction of the Chrysler TurbineCar Bodies
The destruction of the 1963 Chrysler Turbine Car bodies.
Filmed in 1968 circa by Chrysler Corp. for the Federal Government.
Music score (Demo Only) by Linn Productions Media added in 2008 by
Editing by ROMANO-ARCHIVES.
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