In the 9's on pump gas 496 N/A
66 chevelle, 496ci pump gas, no power adders, true 10" slicks, full interior, all steel except hood. Union Grove raceway. Best ET 6.27@109 mph 1/8th mile 9.92 @ 133 mph 1/4 mile
AMERICAN MUSCLE CARS vs. IMPORT CARS RACING THE 1/4 MILE
These are a few American Muscle & Imports cars racing at the Street Wars 2.- EVO vs. WRX-STI.- High Tech Import VS. American Muscle Event at Raceway Park in Englishtown, NJ USA on 11/25/2012.
1970 Chevelle 496 Street Car Pump Gas 11 sec
This is my wife and her 496 Chevelle. Pump gas, flat tappet,dual plane, 3:31 gears, 3500 stall,full Exhaust, 3800 lbs, old ET Streets. She uses it to get groceries and takes it to her Mary Kay appointments. All three of our kids LOVE riding in the back and going cruising. She averages 13 mpg on the highway with the 750 double. Update 7/07- On 93 octane, the budget 496 made 548HP at 5900 rpm and 574TQ with big tube (2 1/4") headers at the crank on a Superflow 902 Dyno. UPDATE 11/08- After three years and 5k street miles, 10 Dyno pulls, and 50+ passes at the track, Leah has run a best of 11.57 @115.48 on pump gas and M/T Drag radials, all motor. We tried a Powershot system on it 11/1/08, and with a 1/2 throttle launch went 11.07@120mph.
1970 Chevelle 496 11.07 @ 120mph
CPMotorworks 1970 Chevelle 496 with Powershot System. This was a half throttle launch in deference to the stock driveshaft and axles.This is a very mild engine setup, 750 Holley, RPM intake, OEM oval ports, flat tappet cam, 3500 stall and 3.31 rear gears,and the cars weighs 3800 lbs.