1965 Dodge Coronet acceleration part 1
This is up to a little over 5000 rpm - roller valvetrain probably has over 6000 in it. Still working on a few bugs, so I haven't really pushed it yet.
Engine is a '77 440 block (+.030) with KB 10.3:1 hyper pistons, Edelbrock RPM heads, Comp 308R (262 @ .050/.575 lift) solid roller cam, Weiand tunnel ram with Holley 4160 600 cfm carbs. Summit universal 3" X-pipe to Magnaflow 11229 mufflers dumped at the axle. Mopar 8 3/4" (489) rear end with 3.91 suregrip gears. Trans is a 727 built with Hughes parts, turbo Action "Cheetah" reverse manual valvebody, and ACC Boss Hog 3600 stall converter. Color is a BASF single stage urethane enamel called "Red."
Camera is a Panasonic DMC-ZS3 - you can watch the video in HD. I accidentally left the wind filter setting on, so you don't get as good of sound quality with this one.
71 Dodge Demon
Original 340 car, Tearing it up at the track. Beautifully restored car.
Dodge Demon Line Locked Burnout
A Dodge Demon with a Line Lock giving us a quick burnout. You can hear this beast after he leaves the lot still squealing the tires and roaring!! Filmed in HD
74 Dodge Challenger Dragcar
74 Challenger, 500 Inch Stoker (RB), 11.5.1 Compression, Soild Roller Cam 693 Lift with 284. 284 At .50 Callies Crank, Eagle Rods, Mopar Stage 6 Ported with M1 And 1100 CFM Pro systems Dominator.
World's Greatest Drag Race 2!
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