All-Motor Camaro vs. Turbo Infiniti Q50 – Street Hits

February 24th, 2024

The weekend is prime time for street racing and these two competitors are ripe for the action. We have a naturally aspirated Chevrolet Camaro going against a turbocharged Infiniti Q50 sedan. It’s about to get rambunctious on these streets (in Mexico). A luxury Japanese sedan, the all-wheel drive Infiniti Q50 is powered by a twin turbocharged 3.0-liter V6 mated to a 7-speed automatic transmission. Engine composition includes an aluminum block with aluminum cylinder heads in a dual overhead cam configuration with direct fuel injection. The stock Q50 (Red Sport) can manufacture 400hp at peak RPM and accelerate from 0 to Read More

Pontiac G8 GXP with Nitrous vs. the Streets

February 1st, 2024

Here we have a rather docile looking Pontiac G8 taking on a Camaro SS, a Mustang GT, a C8 Corvette and an Infiniti Q50. Don’t get it twisted – these cars look like grocery getters, but they are all modified for the purpose of racing on the streets (of Mexico). Have a look. The rear-wheel drive Pontiac G8 GXP is loaded with a naturally aspirated 6.2-liter LS3 V8. The block and heads are aluminum, and the transmission is a 6-speed manual. In stock condition, the G8 could accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 4.7-seconds and turn the standing quarter-mile Read More

Modified Toyota Supra vs. Mustang GT500 and Hellcat – Street Hits

January 27th, 2024

This little Toyota is angry. I have no idea what got him that way, but he’s plenty mad. He’ll be taking out his rage on an assortment of automobiles – import and domestic. Insert your mouthpiece and buckle your chin strap, this one is about to get real. Our initial contest will involve the aforementioned 2022 Toyota Supra. Mods include a performance exhaust downpipe and an E50 tune. The furious Supra will be racing an Infiniti Q50 with full bolt-ons. This is a close race with Toyota taking a narrow win at 160 mph. The Supra dominates the second hit. Read More

BMW 340i vs. Infiniti Q50 – 50-150 MPH Street Hits

December 29th, 2023

Time to get out on these streets (of Mexico) for some roll racing. Nothing excessive here, these cars have been modified sparingly to maintain their stock/street appeal. Nevertheless, these guys are willing to put it all on the line in exhilarating, pedal-to-the-metal street racing action. Check out these imports. The Infiniti Q50 is a luxury sedan that believes itself to be a sports car. Equipped with a lively twin turbocharged V6, it’s easy to understand why. In factory condition, the Q50 Red Sport can make 400hp and 350 lb.-ft. of torque at peak RPM. The Q50 can accelerate from 0 Read More

Infiniti Q50 vs. Mustang GT – 40 to 140 Street Hits

October 25th, 2023

There’s something about street racing in the cool night air. Tonight, these guys are slipping over the southern border for some roll racing in Mexico. Grab something and hang on for dear life as these street cars battle it out in a series of high-revving altercations. The 2018 Infiniti Q50 sedan features a twin turbo 3.0-liter V6 mated to a 7-speed automatic transmission. This particular Q-Car has been upgraded with aftermarket exhaust downpipes (catless?) with dump valves. It also has performance intake manifolds and it’s tuned to burn E72 fuel. The owner claims to be making 510whp. That’s a lot Read More

LS Swapped Nissan 240Sx vs. Nitrous Camaro – Drag Race

March 9th, 2023

One car looks like it was just hauled out of the junkyard, the other looks like it came from the showroom. Both cars are rear-wheel drive and both owners claim 700hp. Only one can be the winner and droves of drag racing fans have been awaiting the result. So, let’s get to it. The Chevrolet (F-Body) Camaro has a 6.0-liter V8 truck motor with enough nitrous to float a barge. There are twin 200hp kits plus a fogger. That’s a lot of go-go juice. While the car owner is shifty with the details, he admits that the engine has been Read More

Top Ten Street Races of 2022 – Viper, Lambo, Supra, Vette, McLaren and More

December 27th, 2022

These are the ten best street (roll racing) hits of the past year. Even if you despise compilation videos, you’ll appreciate this short clip of the greatest interstate battles of 2022. Buckle-up. First on the card is a contest between a Corvette ZR1 (7.0-liter engine with performance cylinder heads and camshaft) versus a stock McLaren 720S. This is a close contest that has the McLaren jumping out to an early lead. The Corvette catches up in second gear and overtakes the expensive import in third. Vette for the win. Next up is a three-way clash between a twin turbo Lamborghini Read More

Chevrolet Camaro SS vs. Infiniti Q50 – Street Hits

November 8th, 2022

Chalk this one up as the latest battle in a timeless war between import and domestic. This contest will be a roll race between a twin turbocharged Infiniti Q50 and a naturally aspirated Chevrolet Camaro SS. After we get a closer look at the cars, you can pick a winner. The Camaro SS is a rear-wheel drive coupe with a 6.2-liter V8 engine. In stock trim, the Camaro SS can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 4.0-seconds and turn the quarter-mile in 12.3-seconds @ 116 mph. The all-aluminum V8 can generate 455hp and 455 lb.-ft. of torque. Featured in Read More

FL2K22 – 6-Second Mullet Chevy El Camino

October 12th, 2022

Greetings fellow drag racing fans and gearheads from every walk of life. Welcome to the Sunshine State for FL2K22. Today, we focus on internet personality, entrepreneur and drag racer Cleetus McFarland and his insane Mullet twin turbo Chevrolet El Camino. It’s Day 3 and the action is heating up. Despite some mechanical issues, Mullet is hitting some impressive numbers. Smoke from the underhood area prompted Cleetus to lift near the eight-mile mark and he still posted a 7.18-second pass @ 158 mph on his first run of the day. That’s good by anyone’s standards – especially with an oil leak. Read More

Modified Infiniti Q60S vs. R35 Nissan GT-R – Dig and Roll

July 15th, 2022

Make no mistake, what we have here is a drag race between a pair of the finest cars that Nissan has to offer. Infiniti? Anyone who has ever worked on an Infiniti will tell you that Nissan identification labels are stuck all over. You see, Infiniti is the luxury division of Nissan. Today, we pit one against the other in a quarter-mile battle of speed and acceleration. If I were picking a winner, it would be the GT-R. Why? The GT-R is lighter and makes more horsepower. Under the hood of the stock Nissan GT-R is a twin turbocharged 3.8-liter Read More