Ben from WPVW puts his supercharged drag bug on the Dyno for the first time. intake system problems resulted in only 5psi Boost with 195bhp @ the wheels and 1078lbs tractive effort . Cant wait to get more Boost into it
WPVW turbo formula vee dyno session
Chris Bolton puts the WPVW formula vee on the Dyno for the first time with the new WPVW prepared 2165ml turbo engine . As the engine comes up on Boost for the first time the Exhaust temp rises and the heat resistant paint cannot withstand the temp and starts to smoke . The new combination produced 175bhp @ the wheels on 15psi Boost and E85 fuel.
WPVW turbo oval on the dyno 1st tune with Pauter heads
the WPVW turbo oval is put on the Dyno at South Coast Rotary for the first time with a new type-4 engine combo that includes a new Scat billet crank , Pauter x-beam rods , 105.5 Chev pistons , Pauter pro-series type-4 heads 53x41 titanium valves , chev tripple springs , titanium retainers , 6 stud Pauter billet 1.4 roller rockers , dual-tapered pushrods , Garrett T-60 turbo , quad throttle body microtec injection , E85 fuel .
This first session was a soft tune which produced 348bhp @ the wheels on just 15psi Boost ...... cant wait to put some more Boost into it and go racing .
WPVW supercharged drag bug @ 2011 Jamboree
Ben Ford takes the WPVW supercharged drag bug down the strip in 11.9secs . His bug is running only 5psi Boost whilst in the set-up stage and the Boost will be lifted shortly ........see build details at www.wpvw.com.au