1962 Chevrolet Bel Air – 650hp Supercharged LS9

August 11th, 2021

Once again Shawn from Autotopia LA is showing us the goods. This time it’s a 1962 Chevrolet “Bubble Top” Bel Air. Make no mistake, this ain’t your typical Heavy Chevy. It has undergone some transformational body mods and it is riding on an Art Morrison chassis with fully adjustable coilover shocks. This classic Chevy has everything it needs to make it look beautifully vintage – but perform like brand new. Have a look. Under the bonnet is a genuine work of art. The supercharged LS9 (6.2-liter) engine is capable of delivering 650hp to the rear wheels through a Bowler prepped Read More

1100HP TT Camaro Takes On Pikes Peak

July 14th, 2021

An event that can undoubtedly be described as one of the most dangerous experiences in racing, the Pike’s Peak Hill Climb attracts some of the most sophisticated and capable machines in existence. The DuSold Designs Camaro, piloted by Tommy Boileau, is one such craft. There was a time when vintage muscle cars were considered impractical for road racing. The theory was that these heavy hitters should be relegated to straight line endeavors. Not so these days. The invent of tubular chassis, aluminum alloy suspension members and heavy-duty brake kits allow these beautiful old cars to compete with late model racecraft. Read More

Autocross Club Equipe Rapide (ER) severs ties with SCCA

June 28th, 2007

Written by: Carl Couric As some of you may or may not know, the SCCA board has decided to cut all ties with Equipe Rapide and not honor the contract they agreed to at the beginning of the year. My first reaction was to think of how this affects all SCCA members, especially the Florida Region autocrossers, and it made me angry. All I could see was SCCA Florida Region’s board was being short sighted again. I then looked at it from a simple business standpoint, and from an ER perspective, I said “Thank you! More money and freedom for Read More