Unlimited Street VW drag racing, Las Vegas & Sacramento 2004
"It sounds just like what it is" Street cars racing whatever VW engine
combo they want; turbos, Nitrous, etc. These drag racers had to drive from
the hotel in Vegas to the track, so trailer queens were out. Other rules
included minimum 1700lbs. with driver, both front seats in, cars licensed
and insured, muffler, full working lights, and no wheelie bars.
1977 Vega: 7000 RPM Launch
This is a 1977 Chevy Vega. It actually has a 77' front end and a 73' back
end. It has turbo heads, 625 hp, Car
weight 2110, Titanium engine valve, Bored out 60, 15:1 Compression, Roller
Cam Shaft, 617 Dana 60 rear with spool, Aluminum Piston Rods, Cheetah
Shifter, Power glide with aluminum drums super stock 1.94 first gear. It
ran a 9.51 at 140 mph in this video.
1972 Nova 383 Street Strip
Second pass after driving it to the track and same plugs been in the motor
since this time last year around Feb 12. Engine has 3000 street miles on
it. First pass it spun as I didn't heat the tires good for the very first
pass. Tires are MT Drag Radials. Car ran email@example.com w/1.673 - 60' time.
Didn't change a thing on the car but make 2 runs. Next time I will pull 2
degrees timing and then play with the carb. Carb is an 850 Quickfuel.
Engine is a 383 (10.7 compression), Lunati Voodoo hyd. roller(560/565 -
243/251@.050"), AFR 195 heads, 4.10 w/Eaton posi and 30 spine Mosers. Stall
is a 4100 with a turbo 350 trans..
1974 Vega Drag Car
A 1974 Vega Drag Car that I shot at the Knoxville Drag Strip on
4/6/12...this is a very nice race car...ck it out!!!
VW drag racing, Outlaw Turbo class, BUG-IN 35, 2010
VW drag racing from the Fontana BUG-IN #35. This is the M-Spec Motorsports
Outlaw turbo class, which is also run at
the Irwindale Drag Day races. Racers in attendance included Roger Crawford
from Heads-Up Performance, in his Nitrous-powered Karmann Ghia, Hector Urias(R.I.P.)
running his VW Beetle with the Type 1 transmission, Eric Calabrese in the
Red Baron Pro Mod VW, etc.
There are also a couple of license passes in this video. Other VW drag
racing clips from the event being posted later.
71 vega wagon 383 stroker gopro hero 2
1971 vega, fresh 383 built by cope Brothers, built powerglide, dart heads
built by Cope Bros, running on trick 114 octane, 4150 hp, 9" narrowed ford
with 15x12x29 hoosier slicks, centerline 4"front,, with 4.88 gears, hooker
super comp ceramic coated headers edelbrock airgap,, Dynomax performance mufflers
guessing around 500 hp... just a little cruise around the hood testing out
the gopro hero 2 in Port Orchard WA.
Chevy Vega in car camera (Milan Dragway Gen I SBC)
Bad start, car ran like crap, I lost, but it was in car footage!
This year is going to be sooo much faster than last.
Vega is now running GM LS based motors doing 8's. Check my entire channel
of Vega videos. http://www.youtube.com/wonway551
Chevy 383 Stroker 650 hp
First time cranking the beast.AND THIS CARB WAS SHIT SO I REPLACED IT I WAS
ONLY USING TO TEST AND TUNE WHILE ON THE STAND- Engine Contents:
BRAND NEW DART 4 BOLT MAIN BLOCK
Heads - Dart Pro 1 Aluminum series CNC PORTED 320 CFM
Carburetor - QUICK FUEL Q-950 RACE SERIES CARBURETOR
Distributor - COMPLETE MSD DISTRIBUTOR SYSTEM WITH AL6 BOX AND COIL with 3
step and crank trigger
Hooker Super comp headers Ceramic coated
Intake Manifold -Team-G High rise intake CNC port matched
Fuel Pump - 400 GPH HIGH VOLUME Holley
Water Pump - CSR electric
Valve Covers - CUSTOM Chevy engraved and clear coated
Wires - MSD PERFORMANCE WIRES
Spark Plugs - NGK PERFORMANCE
Forged Pistons -J&E FULLY FORGED PISTONS
Forged Rods -Manley Push Rods
Crankshaft - Callies Magnum 4340 FORGED 3.75" STROKE CRANKSHAFT
Rod Bolts - ARP
Roller Camshaft - COMP CAMS ROLLER CAM
Valve Springs -Manley Nex Tek Triple Valve Springs w/ Titanium Retainers
Hydraulic Roller Lifters - COMP CAMS ROLLER LIFTERS
Double Roller Timing Set - PRECISION TRUE ROLLER
Timing Cover - CHROME GM PERFORMANCE BOWTIE
Head Bolts - ARP stainless
Flexplate - SFI PRECISION
Harmonic Balancer - ATI Performance Products SFI Rated Balancer