1983 Dodge Shelby Charger / May 2013 update
video 2: Since purchasing this 1983 1/2 Dodge Shelby Charger in August
2012, a number of engine updates by turboMopar's 'R/T' and 'BIGBRUDDA" have resulted
in a nicely running Shelby Dodge machine. Here is a short video with a few
throttle blips to show off the new Exhaust and smooth-running carbed 2.2 liter
1985 Dodge Shelby Charger GLHS Clone
After a few weeks of chasing an electrical demon, we were finally able to
get the car stable enough to take it out and play. The car is a 1985 Shelby
Charger with an upgraded A555 Transaxle. 10 pounds of Boost. Special thanks go to the guys at turbododge.com and a special thanks to NAJ
from turbododge.com for all the help.
Rob McLellan Shelby Charger 10.89_Oct3.2010.mov
On October 3,2010 with a 30km headwind at Gimli Dragway, Rob McLellan ran a
10.89 at 135 miles per hour in his Dodge Shelby Charger.
Update Oct. 2011: This Shelby Charger has now gone 10.28 @ 138.94mph (1.56
60 foot) (Fastest 8-valve 5 speed 4 cyl turbo Dodge on the planet)
Update Oct. 2011: This Car has now gone 10.04 @ 143.28 mph see video
Dodge Shelby Charger "Gen 2" Rally Video - Hillclimb
After we jumped it in the sandpit we had to leave it there for a week
before we could tow it the mile to murrays house. Someone shot out the
windows the day before we picked it up, so we ended up cutting off the
roof, painting it all custom, then we pulled the frame out with a tractor
and the shelby was good to go. Althought the starter no longer worked, we
parked on hills whenever possible. Quite a rugged car our charger was...
Dodge 2.2L cylinder head removal and post-mortem
The Dodge 600 convertible I picked up a few years ago as a very cheap
Craigslist find never ran right.
I finally got around to pulling the head for an inspection and boy did this
thing have problems.
This video also marks the world premiere of Weedeater Man for 2011. You'll
even get a brief glimpse of him at the controls of his trusty weed trimmer.