Drag Crash - Stooge V8 Torana
Chris Theo was very lucky to escape unscathed from this unfortunate
accident at Heathcote Park. The very well built V8 powered Holden LX
hatchback Torana didn't fare so well.
Bullivant turbo Torana wins Radial Outlaw - Dandy Engines
Perry Bullivant's Bullivant Racing twin turbo small block V8 powered Holden Torana wins
Radial Outlaw at round 1 of the APSA Pro Street Shootout championship. The
car recently made the switch to a Big Stuff fuel injection system. [
Willowbank Raceway, Queensland, Australia - March 23rd, 2013
TUFGM8 Calais Holden 402ci
David's exceptionally neat VL Calais is powered by a Holden 402ci V8 engine
and aided by a small shot of Nitrous.
This was only the second time out with the car so the long term plan is to
up the gas to run deep into the 9s.
Mark Hayes LC Torana Australia's quickest street car 2009
Street Car Superstars was held on the 26th Jan 2009 at WSID, it's mission
to find Australia's quickest street car. A mandatory 45km cruise, D.O.T
tyre and quickest ET of the day will be crowned Australia's quickest street
car. Mark Hayes LC Torana took the crown with a 8.33 ET, he also won his
bracket "street assisted". This car has run as fast as 8.0 on a Drag Radial
and 7.7 on a full slick.
Frank Giovenco LX Torana
This is Frank Giovenco's 1974 SLR Torana. The car runs 9-second quarter
mile times, and has a 400 small block Chev engine for grunt.
It has the following mechanical specs:
4 bolt mains, steel crank, Carr H beam rods, JE 12.5:1 pistons, Comp Cams
solid roller cam, Crane roller lifters, Edelbrock Shaver aluminium heads,
T&D shaft mount roller rockers, Crower injection stack, Waterman fuel pump
and a Moroso vacuum pump. There are also fabricated aluminium valve covers,
breather tank, fuel cell, overflow tank and radiator, and full custom
fabricated extractors. The engine has a Powermaster starter, and drive is
achieved with a transbraked Powerglide that has a BTE deep sump, and an
Allfast 8in Slingshot 5500 hi stall converter.
Other features include a Final Drive Engineering custom tailshaft, Strange
full spool 9in diff with a 4.56 ratio and 35-spline axles. A full chassis
kit is attached to the body, and it has a full chrome-moly 6-point roll
cage with full interior and Velo competition seats at the front. A g-force
harness has been fitted, and it has a fully detailed engine bay and
underbody with braided hoses and Earl's fittings throughout. It has fuel
shutoff and parachute levers, EGT gauge, fabricated aluminium dash fascia
with Stewart Warner tacho and gauges, Weld Rodlites 15x10 rear wheels and
15x3.5 front with M/T slicks rear, and M/T Front Runners.
Frank would like to thanks his supporters and sponsors:
JOHNNY'S AUTO ELECTRICS
REFLEKS AUTO POLISHING
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Torana Shed Party Burnout
Annual Christmas Party Burnout Competition, torana lets one rip while
dropping coolant and trans-fluid
V8 twin turbo Holden Torana wins Radial Outlaw - Bullivant Racing
Perry Bullivant's twin turbo small block
Chev V8 powered Holden Torana wins Radial Outlaw at round 3 of the APSA Pro
Street Shootout championship. The car still drives through 275 radials but
has recently undergone a complete makeover which we think looks fantastic.
Dandy Engines & Proline Racing.
APSA Pro Street Shootout Round 3, Sydney Dragway, Australia - May 18th 2013
A9XII on dyno
MWS Dyno tune and
shake down on this very custom Hatch back Torana (A9XII)
work by Mark @ Marks Workshop
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