drag racing

 
1,500-hp turbocharged street-driven Mustang Boss

Who Needs Electric AWD? 1,500-HP Turbo Mustang Goes 8s Like A BOSS: Video

Eight seconds can be a very long time—just ask a bull rider. But in the world of cars blasting down the drag strip, it’s a pretty darned short time, indeed. This 1,500-horsepower turbocharged street-driven Mustang BOSS makes it look easy. MUST WATCH: Hellcat Vs. Hellcat: Tires Shredded... read more

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2015 Toyota Sleeper Camry, SEMA 2014

Toyota Drops Sleepiest Sleeper Ever At SEMA--An 850-HP Camry

When it comes to boring cars, the Toyota Camry usually tops the list. It's essentially a generic car, a vanilla mid-size sedan with absolutely zero sportiness. MUST SEE: 2015... read more November 5, 2014 by 


 
2015 Chevrolet COPO Camaro

2015 Chevrolet COPO Camaro Debuts At SEMA

It was at the SEMA show back in 2011 that Chevrolet first revealed its COPO Camaro based on the fifth-generation version of the Chevy muscle car. The limited-production... read more November 4, 2014 by 


 
AMS Alpha Omega Nissan GT-R

AMS Alpha Omega GT-R Sets New 1/4-Mile Record: Video

We've been talking about the AMS Alpha Omega GT-R a lot recently. The car is an amazing feat of aftermarket engineering, and it recently ran away with the title at the Texas... read more October 16, 2014 by 


 
Stock 2015 BMW M3 runs 11.66-second quarter mile at 119.24 mph

Watch A Stock 2015 BMW M3 Run 11.66 At 119.24 In The Quarter: Video

There’s nothing visually spectacular about this drag strip video featuring the 2015 BMW M3. There is no giant wreck, the engine doesn’t blow up and burst into... read more October 15, 2014 by 


 
AMS Nissan GT-R

AMS GT-R Clears The Board At Texas Invitational: Video

For some time now, the team behind the AMS GT-R have been on a quest to go as fast as they possibly can. That means eight second quarter-mile times. It means over 200 mph... read more October 8, 2014 by 


 
World's Greatest Drag Race 4

World’s Greatest Drag Race 4: Video

It’s a classic Internet comparison: Nissan GT-R versus Porsche 911 Turbo. Which is fastest? Which is best? Which is the one you should kick your friends in the... read more September 26, 2014 by 


 
1955 Chevy crashes on the drag strip, ends with driver's legs sticking out windshield

Drag Racer Comes Out His Own Windshield As He Crashes, But Walks Away: Video

Drag racing is great for many reasons. One of those many reasons is that it produces some truly spectacular crashes. This is one of those crashes. MUST SEE: Moron Drives Off... read more September 22, 2014 by 


 
2014 Pep Boys NHRA Carolina Nationals

NHRA Carolina Nationals First Step On Countdown To One

The National Hot Rod Association is entering its final countdown this weekend, with the Pep Boys NHRA Carolina Nationals running through September 14. Being the first event... read more September 13, 2014 by 


 
Supercars face off in amazing series of drag races

Supercar Drag Race Shootout Pits F40 Vs. Aventador Vs. 12C Vs. 9ff Vs. Ford GT: Video

This is, quite possibly, one of the best supercar drag race shootouts ever. It’s simple, unadorned, and doesn’t even bother with trap speeds or ETs, but it shows... read more August 4, 2014 by 


 
Don Garlits broke the 200 mph mark 50 years ago

‘Big Daddy’ Don Garlits Broke The 200 MPH Mark 50 Years Ago Today: Video

These days, seeing a car hit 200 mph isn’t all that special—there are American-made muscle cars and sports cars available for less than $150,000 that will do the... read more August 1, 2014 by 


 
Ford Mustang drag racer airborne screencap

3,000-HP Ford Mustang Drag Racer Gets Airborne: Video

You know you're having a bad day when the only thing you can see through your windshield is sky. Back in 2010, drag racer Dennis Bailey crashed in spectacular fashion when... read more July 11, 2014 by 


 
Electric Miata drag race car does burnout

Electric Miata Smokes Tesla Model S P85: Video

It’s no secret that one of the great keys to speed is lightness, and the Miata has that in spades—even when converted to electric drive as the drag monster in... read more July 7, 2014 by 


 
Supercharged Smart car does wheelie

Who Needs A Big Block? Supercharged Smart Car Does Wheelies, Whips Mustang: Video

Take one part Smart ForTwo, add equal parts Toyota Paseo Sprintex 1.5-liter engine and supercharger, mix well, and take to the drag strip. This is a recipe for beating Shelby... read more May 28, 2014 by 


 
Big block-powered Smart ForTwo drag car

Big Block Smart Car Pulls Wheelies, Sounds Like The Apocalypse: Video

The Smart ForTwo is the butt of many jokes, often for good reason. Recently, it's even become the target of some malicious practical jokers in San Francisco. This is one... read more May 14, 2014 by 


 
2015 Ford Mustang electronic line lock

2015 Ford Mustang GT Gets Standard Electronic Line Lock: Video

Back in December we reported that the 2015 Ford Mustang would be equipped with a secret burnout-control feature. Ford has finally confirmed that, announcing that the 2015... read more April 21, 2014 by 


 
 

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