Australia’s laws and attitudes towards hot rodded automobiles are enough to make you look at California and realize that, no, it’s not that bad. At best, you’re someone with a loud and noisy hobby. At worse, you are a criminal, an absolute danger to society, who deserves to have their car crushed before their eyes before being made to walk everywhere for the rest of their life. From what we understand, some members of government wouldn’t be happy unless someone was walking behind the hoon yelling out, “Shame!” every few feet just for good measure.
We have heard differing takes on what is legal and what isn’t, and we aren’t versed in the rules in the individual states, but as a general rules, your life is easier if your car looks and acts like nothing is going on. Then again, those long black stripes all over the road that have officials actually mixing up tire-shredding anti-hoon pavement aren’t coming from stock Commodores, so what does the typical plated machine run for power? Check out this dyno day at Allsparks Auto and Performance for a sampling of the population!