Puerto Rican Half-Mile Airstrip Attack

March 28th, 2023

This video catches up with the 1320 crew in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico for the PR Half-Mile Airstrip Attack. Hundreds of the fastest vehicles in the world have gathered on this beautiful island to engage in a contest of pure speed. Shall we look in on the action on the Island of Enchantment and see if anyone can hit 250 mph? The standing half-mile format is as follows: The racers pull to the line and stop. A race official gives the signal and the cars take off. This is not a timed event. Only top speed is taken into consideration. Unlike Read More

Beater Bomb – Most Feared on the Street?

March 13th, 2023

Everybody that’s anybody in street racing has heard of the Beater Bomb Fox Body Mustang. This 1320 Video sits down with car owner (Joey) as he takes us on an in-depth journey from nearly stock to a custom chassis street presence. The best quote of the video is “winners focus on winning and haters focus on winners”. How true it is. Rumor has it that the setup of Beater Bomb has been a closely guarded secret for years. Truth is that Joey is meticulous in his pre-race preparation (during the week) so that he doesn’t have to bust knuckles on Read More

Nitrous Small Block Chevy S10 vs Cadillac CTS-V – Street Digs

March 11th, 2023

Tonight, we are in for a real treat. Our round buddy, Frank has stumbled upon a group of wholesome young citizens preparing for some drag racing on the streets (of Mexico). A nearly stock Cadillac CTS-V will take on a souped-up Chevy S10 pickup. As an added bonus, a blown Camaro ZL1 will take on a Fox Body Mustang burning nitrous. Pin back your ears ‘cause it’s about to get funky. The first pair of racers are worlds apart in many ways. One is a late model luxury sedan and the other is an old compact work pickup. The Caddy Read More

Supercharged Street Hits – C7 Corvette Z06 vs. Charger Hellcat and Mustang GT500

March 8th, 2023

These gearheads are eating high-on-the hawg before going out to find some street (roll) racing in Mexico. They find a tricked out Corvette Z06 chomping at the bit to reveal some fresh mods. A Mopar shows up and then a Mustang GT500. Now, it’s on like hotcakes! The ‘Vette is powered by a supercharged 6.2-liter V8. In factory trim, it can make 650hp and 650 lb.-ft. of torque. This one has been gently modified with a cat delete kit and an aftermarket cold air intake. It’s also tuned to run 93 octane fuel. Powered by a supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI motor, Read More

Ultimate Ford Versus Chevy Street Battle

February 28th, 2023

This contest – on the streets of Mexico – pits heavy hitters from two major U.S. automakers. In the left lane is a brand new 2022 Ford Mustang GT500. On the right is a modified C7 (2014-2019) Chevrolet Corvette Z06. Racing will commence at 60 mph. The first competitor to reach 150 mph will be the winner. The 2022 Ford Mustang GT500 is a beast of a car. With a supercharged (intercooled) 5.2-liter V8 under the hood, the stock GT500 can churn out 760hp and 625 lb.-ft. of torque. At a curb weight of 4,183-pounds, the top-tier Mustang can accelerate Read More

Winter Cash Days – Freezing Temps and Hot Street Digs

February 22nd, 2023

Limpy is on the light and more than twenty competitors are expected to show up in Dallas (Mexico) for a winner-take-all drag racing showdown. This single elimination contest is scheduled to run all night and into the morning. Let’s race! Featured first is a souped-up Mercury Capri (Ford Mustang) with a 347 cubic-inch small block Ford motor. It’s got a Powerglide transmission and a 350hp shot of nitrous. Kaboom! Next up is a 1970 Chevrolet Camaro from Beater Bomb and Memory Loss Racing. This split-bumper coupe is equipped with a big block Chevy mill being force fed a single kit Read More

All-Motor Mayhem – Camaro LT1 vs. 5.0 F150

February 20th, 2023

This is a grudge match between Chevy and Ford. Both these guys are running on all-motor. No turbos or superchargers here; just screaming cubic inches. In blue is the Chevrolet Camaro LT1. The LT1 is equipped with an all-aluminum 6.2-liter V8 engine mated to a 10-speed automatic transmission. In stock condition, the big V8 can produce 455hp and 455 lb.-ft. of torque. It weighs 3,865-pounds and can turn the quarter-mile in 12.4-seconds @ 118 mph. The LT1 can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 4.1-seconds. Featured in this video is a Camaro that has been modified with an E85 Read More

Coyote Swapped GT40 vs. EcoBoost GT40 – For the Win

February 15th, 2023

Autotopia LA delivered again with this comparison of two radically modified Fords. Neither of these two sleds are anything like old granddad’s tractor. These are sophisticated cars with full racing capabilities. Let’s join Shawn for a closer look. Built by Superformance Hillbanks, these two cars are both Mach 1 Ford GT40s. There are many similarities, and just as many differences. The Future40 features vintage styling combined with modern concepts. Most notable is the twin turbocharged 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 engine. With a redline of 6,500 RPM, this reincarnation of the Mach 1 GT40 is good for more than 600whp. Between 4,500 Read More

Gen V Camaro SS vs. Turbo V8 Fox Body

February 10th, 2023

Oh! It’s about to be on like hot cakes. We have a grudge match on the asphalt of Old Mexico. It’s about to be pandemonium down here. It seems that we have a Fox Body Mustang rolling against a Gen V Camaro SS. The Mustang has been transplanted with a turbocharged (7 psi) 5.0-liter V8 engine. The Chevrolet is powered by a 6.2-liter V8 with a performance camshaft, exhaust headers and an E85 tune. Both cars have manual transmissions. This should be a good race. Racing will commence at 40 mph. Buckle up. Following a brief warm-up, the two competitors Read More

Modified Whipple Mustang vs. Yamaha R1 – Street Hits

February 8th, 2023

It’s apples and oranges this evening as a Whipple supercharged Mustang GT takes on a modified Yamaha R1 street bike. It takes a powerful car to tackle a performance motorcycle – such as the R1. Let’s see if this Ford has what it takes to win on the streets (of Mexico). The Ford Mustang GT has been upgraded with a 2.9-liter Whipple supercharger. It has a 5.0-liter V8 engine and a manual transmission. In factory shape, the Mustang GT could produce 460hp. With the current modifications, it’s likely making double that. Question is: Can it catch this dragonfly? Featuring a Read More