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This 630hp Pontiac 428 Is A Rip Roaring Example Of Tin Indian Horsepower!

In the 1960s car companies had “big car engines”. Chrysler was jamming 413s in stuff, Chevy had their mid-horspower 396 engines moving most of their stuff along, and Pontiac had the 428....

Unleashing The Beast: Watch A Steve Morris SMX Engine Make Four Digit Power On Low Boost

Hey everyone, we now live in a world where multiple people will make you a billet water block that’ll handle upwards of 4,500hp. What was once the realm of one-off lunatics and dreamers has...

Watch Katech Reset The Naturally Aspirated LT Engine Record – 806hp On Its Own!

This is flipping amazing. Watch this little LT engine rip and roar on the dyno at Katech on its way to making 806 naturally aspirated horsepower. Not only does it make the power, it makes it at a...

The Straight-Eight Challenge: It’s Buick Vs. Packard…Which Engine Will Live First!

What do you do when you have two cars from the 1950s that haven’t really moved since about 1970, that have an engine that seems to date back to the Thirties at your disposal? Why not divvy up...

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Snowmobile-Powered Triumph: Mating The Engine To The Car And Maybe A Test Drive

Honestly, we weren’t expecting you to take to this project as well as you did! It sounded like pure heresy: take a Triumph Spitfire, gut the original running gear out of it, and re-power the...

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1,200hp Naturally Aspirated Pontiac Horsepower Dyno Power – McCarty Racing Ram Air V Headed Monster

If you’re a fan of Pontiacs, you need to stop, sit down, take a deep breath or two and then watch this video…400 times. You are going to see a Pontiac engine, built by the McCarty Racing...

Open Heart Surgery: Get A Full Teardown Of The New Toyota Supra’s Inline-Six!

The new A90 Toyota Supra has a hell of a legacy to live up to. What was a simple RWD sport coupe that came off of the height of the Japanese tech bubble economy wound up becoming legend in the flesh....

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10,000 RPM Video: Watch This Patterson Elite Built 318ci SB-2 Style Small Block SING On The Dyno

I’m writing this from the tower of Lucas Oil Raceway outside of Indy during the US Nationals. Today is Thursday and what’s cool about that is the fact we’ll witness stock class...

No Prep Means Big Power: Watch Alex Laughlin Run His Camaro On The Hub Dyno!

No Prep drag racing has evolved swiftly over the last few years. What was once a scene that appeared at small tracks across the country has crossed into the mainstream of the sport in a major way....

Horsepower For Peanuts: This Dude Takes A Forlorn Chevy 307 And For Nearly No Money, Makes A Fun Little Engine

The 307ci Chevy small block was never intended to be a performance engine. This was a piece designed as a prime mover for any number of cars and trucks in the Chevrolet and GMC families over the...

Spitting Fire: Mating A Supercharged Snowmobile Engine Into A Tiny Triumph

During the height of the small British roadster era, the plan of attack wasn’t a full-on assault of horsepower. Instead, it was about balance: a small and light chassis, the barest of needs and...

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The Land The Man and White: This White Tractor Promotional Video Was Made As The Company Was Going Broke

From the Iowa factory to the testing fields, this video from White, made in 1980 it is a look inside what the world of American industry looked like back then. Of course this is a sales film for the...

Thundering History: Listen To The Sound That The First Bonneville Racers Heard in 1914 – The Fury Of The Blitzen Benz Four Cylinder

Speed Week 2019 will mark the 105th year that the Bonneville Salt Flats have been used as a venue for land speed racing. The star of the show during the first “meet” at Bonneville in 1914...

Epic Engine: Keith Dorton Has Built An SB2 V8 Into A Killer V6 For Bonneville – This Video Shows You How He Did It

Keith Dorton and his Automotive Specialists company have created some of the most amazing, powerful, and creative engines that the Bonneville Salt Flats have seen over the last decades, but this year...