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1965 Honda S600 makes 1,200 horsepower and runs 7-second quarter miles

This 1965 Honda S600 makes 1,200 hp and runs 7-second quarter miles

For two years back in the mid 1960s, Honda produced a fun little sports car that wore the name S600. You could get it as a coupe or a roadster, and power was provided by a 606-cc flat 4-cylinder engine. It produced a mighty 57 horsepower, and nobody at the time thought of it as a drag car. The... read more

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A 1,700-horsepower Nissan GT-R hiding a trick for staging while drag racing

This 1,700-hp Nissan GT-R has a trick to stage properly at the drag strip

Staging a car at a drag strip is an art form. You line up so you have your car exactly where you want it to try and extract tenths of a second as you blast off down the... read more May 16, 2017 by


 
2008 Mansory Linea Vincero Bugatti Veyron - Image via Dirk A. Photography/SupercarFocus

The 1-of-1 Mansory Linea Vincero Bugatti Veyron is for sale

If you missed out on the opportunity to own a Bugatti Veyron, you're in luck. However, this isn't any old Veyron: this is the Bugatti Veyron Mansory Linea Vincero that we... read more May 16, 2017 by


 
HGK BMW M2 features LS V-8 power

This LS-powered BMW 2-Series is a sideways hooligan

HGK Motorsport is a Latvian race shop that is churning out some seriously powerful machines, and its focus is on a handful of BMW platforms. The crew over there has a soft... read more May 15, 2017 by


 
Speed Academy builds a Lotus Evora with Tesla Model S power

Meet Blue Lightning: a Lotus Evora with Tesla Model S power

Remember Tesla's Roadster? That was a pretty neat little machine that paved the way for grander offerings from the electric car company. It was built on the bones of the... read more May 14, 2017 by


 
5,000 horsepower shot of nitrous

Here's what a 5,000-horsepower shot of nitrous looks like

Drag strip loss got you down? There's a quick remedy for that: nitrous oxide. But how much? How does a shot of nitrous worth about 5,000 horsepower sound? That's sure to do... read more May 12, 2017 by


 
Peugot 106 Turbo

This 500-horsepower Peugeot 106 is awesome, horrible

The humble Peugeot 106 makes a paltry 118 horsepower in its most vicious trim. This one makes 500, all thrashing through what began life as a stock 1.6-liter inline-4. Built... read more May 10, 2017 by


 
1977 AMC Pacer X Treme - Image via KC Classic Auto

This 1977 AMC Pacer wants your mom's number

There's nothing wrong with a 1977 AMC Pacer that a 351 Windsor can't fix. These things came from their Kenosha, Wisconsin manufacturing facility with one of two inline-6s: a... read more May 9, 2017 by


 
Carl Edwards drives the Toyota Land Speed Cruiser to 230.02 mph in Mojave, California

Wild Toyota Land Cruiser hits 230.02 mph

Toyota’s Land Cruiser is one of the most capable vehicles for going off-road. Toyota, however, has built one that’s right at home on a race track. Called the Land... read more May 8, 2017 by


 
1939 Lincoln Zephyr Coupe Custom "Scrape"

'Scrape' custom 1939 Lincoln Zephyr Coupe heading to auction

Not every custom build becomes an icon, but this 1939 Lincoln Zephyr Coupe transcended all and has become a superstar. It even has a name: "Scrape." And if you like what you... read more May 5, 2017 by


 
Ford F-250 MegaRaptor

Meet the F-150 Raptor's big brother, the F-250 MegaRaptor

The new Ford Raptor is a wicked machine right from the factory. It has switched to a smaller displacement twin-turbocharged V-6 engine, but it makes more power than the V-8... read more May 5, 2017 by


 
Shaq's custom Ford F-650

Shaquille O'Neal now has a Ford F-650 pickup as his daily driver

A big guy needs a big truck. Simple math, really. Except, Shaquille O'Neal isn't your average big guy. He's pretty freaking tall by any standard. Measuring 7-foot-1-inch tall... read more May 4, 2017 by


 
Loud exhaust blows air bags on Camaro ZL1

This Camaro ZL1's exhaust is so loud it blows the airbags at speed

There are exhaust modifications, and then there are exhaust diverters. The latter is responsible for some pretty loud noises in this 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1. In fact, it's... read more May 4, 2017 by


 
A BMW 2002 stops by Jay Leno's Garage

BMW 2002 restomod stops by Jay Leno's Garage

The BMW New Class of automobiles are a group of wonderful boxy beauties. This is the generation of car built between 1962 and 1977 that's given us the BMW 2002, which remains... read more May 1, 2017 by


 
1,233 horsepower VW Golf Mk2

This Volkswagen Golf Mk2 can beat the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon in the quarter mile

Yes, yes, we know. The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon comes straight from the factory and can clip off incredible achievements such as a 0-60 mph time of 2.1 seconds (with a... read more April 28, 2017 by


 
Toyota FT-1 Fast and Furious Supra livery

'The Fast and the Furious' liveries applied to modern equivalents still look good

When "The Fast and the Furious" debuted in 2001, Universal likely never expected it would ignite a love affair with fast cars and the underground street racing world. Its... read more April 28, 2017 by


 
 

 
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