Joel Highsmith built a Dodge Challenger with the goal of breaking the 200 mph barrier at events like the Mojave Mile. Now that dream is shattered because the car has been stolen. Let's see if we can find it.
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Shawn Ellington, AKA Murder Nova, is in the process of making some big changes to his street car, a flat black 1969 Chevy Nova. Ellington, one of the front-runners in the show Street Outlaws, previously ran a Procharger setup and is making the switch to turbos! He recently sent his engine to Pro Line to be freshened for the new set of twin-turbos. We look…Continue
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After several years of fever for "barn find" cars — those automotive jewels supposedly tucked away for decades in forgotten corners — the bar for an impressive discovery has reached an all-time high. Between the several TV shows and websites devoted to hidden classics, collectors have grown jaded and suspicious of many. Here's one example that's broken through the clamor to capture a growing attention from the ardent fans of late '60s Ford Mustangs.…Continue
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A sense of style goes hand-in-hand with drag racing, but it certainly isn’t at the top of the list of importance. Most of the cars you see at the track are purpose-built machines that only have a single goal, to go really fast. After that, comes the looks part, as some racers do like to have a race car that has show quality attributes that can be anything from killer paint to wheels and even a certain stance. Then there’s the breed of gearheads like Jason “Mullet” Steven…Continue
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The profiteering from Paul Walker’s death has begun.
A Classic Shelby GT500 catches fire and burns to the ground and you won’t believe how much this thing was worth.
Many car enthusiasts cringe at the sight of a classic vehicle meeting its demise and there’s few cars you’d be more horrified to see get torched than a vintage Shelby GT500. Sadly, that’s exactly what happened to German TV star Mark Keller’s 1967-1968 GT500 on his way to breakfast. The TV star is known for his lead role on the German television series…Continue
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If you are on the prowl for the baddest ZL1 in the country – look no further. Here’s the run down on the vehicle. Or just head over to eBay and check it out.
Pfadt Racing is internationally known for taking sports cars and maximizing…Continue
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After years of racing and winning championships with his 1970 Duster in the West Texas True Ten Five class, Midland, Texas resident Marty Pearcy decided it was time to step up to something new. What that something new became was a rarity in the small tire drag racing: a a new-age Dodge Challenger packing Chrysler for power.
“When these cars…Continue
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Versiontwo Laboratory Evolution 8 • Tuned by Sergio at Kings Performance
• High Boost Coming Soon.
Built motor with a Precision 6262 turbo. Management: AEM Ems V2 on 93 octane gas with AEM' s Water Meth kit (running the big-jet). Everything else done by Kings Performance.
For more information about the tuner or shop that built the car - visit…
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1969 Chevrolet Camaro Resto-Mod
Metallic Orange with Charcoal Stripe over Black Houndstooth Interior
Super High-Quality Restoration with a 21st Century Soul!
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Complete Engine Package With Turbos and Tune-Ups. This Combo Has Been 6.40 @ 235MPH in a 3200Lb Car, Has Also been 4.21 @ 186 in the 1/8th. Package deal includes everything from Engine,Fuel Pump and Moran 275 injectors,intake elbow,intercooler with graphed in water tank with water pump. Also included is Twin Pro-Mod 88MM Precision Turbos With stainless exhaust housings. AMS 1000 Boost Controller included. Truly a Go Fast Combo. Can See It Run at MIR World Cup Race…Continue
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Let’s face facts here; most of us will (hopefully) never need an armored vehicle to guarantee our safety. But there is a select group of people in the world, comprising mostly of drug dealers, arms smugglers, and highly-paid CEO types who find that it is better to be safe than sorry when it comes to selecting the safest mode of transportation. That is why there are companies like Texas…Continue
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Most enthusiasts have seen the 2015 Mustang spy shots and artistic renderings that have floated around the Internet (and even within our blog pages) and, to be quite honest, they haven’t really given us an idea what the new Mustang will look like (although speculative opinions and “my brand is better than your brand” fighting continue). But as we get closer to the date of the…Continue
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$12,000 up for grabs!! The Sport Front Wheel Drive (SFWD) Class at this year's 16th Annual Fall Nationals @ E-Town is going to be insane!! Checkout the press release below!
16th Annual Fall Nationals Old Bridge Township Raceway Park !!! October 5th & 6th, 2013!!
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Seriously, look at the size of those heads! Are you kidding me?! This Holden HSV has a 727 cubic inch motor under the hood and while it’s not an LSX motor, it’s still beyond impressive. The massive…Continue
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SEPTEMBER 25TH - WED GATES OPEN 8 A.M. EARLY PARKING
SEPTEMBER 26TH - THURSDAY GATES OPEN 8 A.M. (TEST AND TUNE 9 A.M. TO 5 P.M.) 1ST RD QUALIFYING 6 P.M.
SEPTEMBER 27TH - FRIDAY GATES OPEN 8 A.M. / 10 A.M, 2ND RD QUALIFYING / 6 P.M. 3RD RD QUALIFYING
SEPTEMBER 28TH - SATURDAY GATES OPEN 8 A.M. / 10 A. M. 4 RD QUALIFYING / 5:30 P.M. DRIVER INTRODUCTIONS / PRE-RACE CEREMONIES /…
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On July 13, 2013 AMS/Alpha Performance made history, the Alpha Omega became the first R35 GT-R to run a 7 second 1/4 mile pass, officially making us home of the first 9, 8 and 7 second R35 GT-R!
This came just two days after Omega reclaimed the ET and trap speed records (8.25 @ 185mph) and was accomplished on the first and only pass Omega made…Continue
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Read about this amazing Fox Body Mustang Project! A FRPP 2.0 Ecoboost powered 1989 Mustang LX.
Zach Bowman, editor at autoblog.com, is working on a special Fox Body Mustang project – Project Ugly Horse. It is one of those projects that you just can’t stop reading about and following. If you haven’t heard about this project, let me get you caught…
Every year, ESPN The Magazine prints “The Body Issue”, which, according to the magazine, is “To unapologetically stand in awe of the athletes who’ve pushed their physiques to profound frontiers. To imagine how it would feel to inhabit those bodies, to leap and punch and throw like a god. To … well, gawk.”…Continue
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