Drag Racing

Video Shows the Difference Between 850 hp and 10,000 hp

Video Shows the Difference Between 850 hp and 10,000 hp
Driving an 800+ horsepower performance car down a dragstrip is a pretty amazing thing. I speak from personal experience. The launch is best described as being fired out of cannon, as you race towards the 1/4 mile mark in about 10 seconds with a top speed around 140 mph.
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Ford Mustang Line-Lock: Don’t Just Lean Wit It, Lock Wit It

Ford Mustang Line-Lock: Don’t Just Lean Wit It, Lock Wit It
The 2018 Ford Mustang is gearing up to shoot to thrill, and nothing says “rubber is target numero uno” quite like a snazzy track-exclusive tech feature. OK, so the Dodge Demon still retains its place at the head of the shoot first, file police reports later pack, but that doesn’t mean America’s favorite pony car can’t join in on the fun.
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Insane Lamborghini Huracan Does 1/4 Mile in the Eights

Insane Lamborghini Huracan Does 1/4 Mile in the Eights
A Lamborghini Huracan is a very fast exotic car right out of the box. If you take that already fast and glorious sounding Italian car and strap on some turbos and other go fast parts, you end up with some sexy automotive insanity.
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Does This 3500 Horsepower C7 Corvette Have a HEMI?!

Does This 3500 Horsepower C7 Corvette Have a HEMI?!
We can all admit that the new C7 Corvette is a pretty amazing car. When you factor in the performance that you get for the relatively low cost of entry, you have a supercar bargain. But, that doesn’t mean that people just leave it alone.
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Watch This 1780 hp ‘Vette Go 200+ MPH

Watch This 1780 hp ‘Vette Go 200+ MPH
The Chevrolet Corvette rolls off its assembly line in Kentucky with enough power for most mere mortals, but that doesn’t stop track junkies from modding them for more power. Case in point, this C6 ‘Vette that’s been tricked out for drag racing by Vengeance Racing.
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Bailey Racing’s 4000HP ’69 Camaro is Somehow Street Legal

Bailey Racing’s 4000HP ’69 Camaro is Somehow Street Legal
Back in 2013, Tom Bailey of Bailey Racing revealed the Sick Seconds, a 2100hp street legal car based on a 1969 Chevy Camaro. It tore up drag racing strips, regularly running 6 second+ quarter miles. Tom and his friends at Steve Morris Engines got the car to 2500hp last year, but they soon began working on the car’s even more ridiculous successor.
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Blow out Your Speakers with This 1800hp TT Lambo

Blow out Your Speakers with This 1800hp TT Lambo
Hold on to your eardrums for some great footage of a tricked out Lamborghini that’s been bestowed with twin turbos to push it to an astounding 1800 horsepower. The car is owned by Stacy Barnatt, who turned to Underground Racing to take his Gallardo to the next level.
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World’s Fastest Toyota Supra Bests Itself

World’s Fastest Toyota Supra Bests Itself
The Supra is one of the most popular cars among tuners, so it’s not unusual to see these old Toyotas beefed up with all kinds of performance mods. But I can definitely say that I’ve never seen a Supra hit 240mph.
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Tuned VW Golf R Smokes Lambo, BMW, Mercedes

Tuned VW Golf R Smokes Lambo, BMW, Mercedes
Ordinarily, if you put a Volkswagen Golf R on a drag strip alongside a Lamborghini Gallardo, a BMW M6 or a Mercedes-Benz CLS 63 AMG, the VW wouldn’t stand a chance. But with the right engine and tuning, I guess anything is possible, as the guys from German tuning house HGP proved with their massively upgraded Golf R shown in this video shot at Unlim500+.
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Drag Racing VW Type 2 Single Cab Microbus

Drag Racing VW Type 2 Single Cab Microbus
This modified 1954 Volkswagen Type 2 (“Kombi”) Transporter is one of the more impressive wolves in sheep’s clothing that we’ve seen. Modder Phil Mizzi took his dusty old single cab mutant microbus and fitted it with a 2.9 liter supercharged Autocraft engine.
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Smart Car Drag Races a Shelby GT500 Mustang

Smart Car Drag Races a Shelby GT500 Mustang
Granted, the Smart car in this drag racing clip has had its engine upgraded, but it’s still got to be humiliating for the guy in the Shelby GT500 Mustang who is almost beaten by the diminutive racer alongside him.
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Havana Motor Club

Havana Motor Club
Filmmaker Bent-Jorgen Perlmutt and his team are currently working on Havana Motor Club, a documentary about the drag-racing community in Cuba. The film follows the quest for a group of Cuban men who are on a quest to hold the first legal drag race in the country since the Revolution in 1959.
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WRC Rally México 2014 Ride Along

WRC Rally México 2014 Ride Along
Go for a thrilling ride with Volkswagen Polo driver Andreas Mikkelsen and co-driver Mikko Markkula in this first-person footage of their dizzying, dirt- and gravel-covered rollercoaster ride through the hills of Guanajuato. Be sure to watch it in full screen HD for the maximum experience. 
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Drag Racing on Sand

Drag Racing on Sand
We recently had the chance to see Top Fuel dragsters work their magic on a proper drag strip, and thought that was pretty insane. So the idea of taking these high horsepower bombs on wheels onto sand is beyond nuts.
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How to Disassemble an Engine (in 8 Minutes)

How to Disassemble an Engine (in 8 Minutes)
While visiting the recent NHRA Winternationals in Pomona, Ca. we had the opportunity to spend some time in the pits with drivers and their crews. After heading out to the track with Valvoline Nitro Funny Car driver Jack Beckman, we managed to capture this up-close footage of his pit crew doing one of their rapid-fire engine tear-downs.
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