Just how far can you push the tried and proven Ford straight six? This is what we try to find out with our project "Monster" F6.
The goal? A 1000hp engine in a street package. The result? 1300hp+ from the engine with 992.8hp at the rear wheels.
For more info, check out the Project F6 build blog:
Part 1 - http://www.btamotorsports.com.au/index.php/project-xr6-1000/
Part 2 - http://www.btamotorsports.com.au/index.php/project-xr6-1000-part-2/
Part 3 - http://www.btamotorsports.com.au/index.php/project-f6-1000-part-3-the-final-touches/
Girl Talk - Can't Stop
Wake - Steppin
Go-qualia - Bate MIDI 4 Too A Buried Motif
2600hp Ford Falcon??? The DIRTY BIRD
One badass bird! This 1968 Ford Falcon running on 275 Drag Radials lays
down around 2600hp through its 449ci Small Block Ford with a pair of 88mm
turbos, watch it tear down the track at
the North Star Dragaway x275 race.
Australia's Quickest BA XR6 Turbo
Phil Chain's XR6 turbo currently holds
the record with an 8.4 at 166mph, but the boys had some problems getting it
down the track at Jamboree and only (??) managed a couple of 9.1sec runs at
over 160mph. It's a beast of a thing with a massive GT47R turbo. How soon until we see a 7sec pass from an
XR6 turbo is Australia?
727ci Holden HSV - 1200+ hp
From the POWERCRUISE in Houston, TX - There aren't too many street cars
you're going to find in the world with over 500 cubic inches under the
hood, our friend Gup, From Australia (and originator/owner of Powercruise)
owns this insane Holden HSV witha 727ci motor in it! The car was being
broken in so it wasn't at full power... and as you'll notice, the way these
guys like to play, spinning is just part of the game!
Wild Ford XR6 turbo!
Welcome back to the track Karman. After a 4 year absense the Ford XR6 turbo awoke first pass off the trailer. The
Falcon is still a full weight car with electric glass and factory interior.
Quickest pass for the day was an easy 9.0 at 151mph. The 4L turbo six is now using E85 fuel.
XR6 Turbo @ Powercruise 2010
Taipan Motorsport is very proud of both our pit girls (Marta and Camilla)
for there outstanding efforts over the weekend at Powercruise Syd 2010.
Hope you enjoyed the ride Marta. From all the team at Taipan, thanks girls
For those wondering, I did crank the Boost above our Dyno shootout effort just for
Marta, wouldn't you?
Massive shout out to the Team at MR HDT, you guys are the Big Guns of the
event not the cars.
Special thanks to Troy and Michael from turbo Smart, your products are the reason Marta
had such a good time.
Special thanks to CV Performance, your the man Con.
To all the Team at Taipan, Michael, Damian and Scott, funs over, back to
1000+hp Nissan RB30 - KANARIS Engines
The single cam RB30 made a solid 800hp on 98 octane unleaded petrol on
30psi Boost before initial tuning on
C16 race fuel saw figures of 1025hp / 847Ib.ft on 43psi Boost.
FPV F6 with a BTA Stage 4 Package: 875hp at the wheels!
This BF F6 Typhoon had some serious work done. It now features a full BTA
Stage 4 package including internal engine upgrades, transmission, upgraded
turbo, custom Intercooler piping, fuel system and
The beast pulled 875hp (652kW at the wheels) on our Dyno which put a massive smile
on the owner's face. Can't wait to see what sort of numbers it'll do on a
As always, if you like what you see and want a similar upgrade done on your
car, give us a call on 02 9789 6075 or email email@example.com
HSV GTS gets a cam upgrade at BTA Motorsports
We follow the BTA crew as they take this GTS apart and then put it back
together with a performance cam upgrade. If you love your GTS but want a
bit more power and torque under your foot this is an upgrade for you.
2012 FPV GT RSPEC engine sound and 0-100km/h
2012 FPV GT RSPEC engine sound and 0-100km/h. Head over to
http://performancedrive.com.au/2012-fpv-gt-rspec-review-video/ for the full
2012 FPV GT RSPEC
5.0-litre supercharged V8
335kW and 570Nm
Six-speed auto, rear-wheel drive
0-100km/h in 4.9 seconds (as tested)
What its like owning a 3 Rotor 20B RX-7
I have one of the most amazing custom RX-7s in the world. I want to share
my experience of owning and driving such a unique car.
I explain where the engine came from, why its so special, and what it does
to a Mazda RX-7