Category Archives: automotive

Tractor pulls good and bad

Promo for a video for sale called Thunder Pulling 12. More info. [4:56]

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Trophy truck test run

View from the pace car.

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NASCAR wrecks

Five big wrecks at Watkins Glen by the left-turn guys.

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Buick flamethrower

Wild 40 Buick sled at the Rat Rod Magazine Build Off in Grafton Illinois. All it does is blow flames. Applause. Please applaud. More, please.

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Drag boats

Drag Boat MPH record set 2017 Lucas Oil Drag Boat race, Parker, Arizona [5:45] And then there’s this… The world’s fastest pontoon boat.

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Baby Driver opening scene

Hang on to something solid. We’re trying to get away. [5:56] More info on the movie.

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2000 HP street car

This is a BADASS Foxbody..and a TRUE street car! Full weight, full interior, and driven OFTEN on the public roads..he even throws in kids-seats and takes them for rides! It’s rocking 118mm turbo on a big-block Chevy motor..which is good … Continue reading

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When fuel altereds go wrong

First hand look at the loss of a blower.

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Longtail boat

Some of these boats in Thailand have jet ski engines.

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Rally driver battles the steering wheel

Power steering pump broke earlier in the race. This guy was probably very sore the next day.

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How to buy government surplus vehicles

Fred Williams shows us how to buy a vehicle from GovPlanet.com, a military surplus auction site, and shows some of the vehicles that are available. Look for yourself.

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Bad-Ass Buick: 1955 Special

In stock form, the 1955 Buick Special could best be described as a “nice” car. It’s not drop dead gorgeous like a 1959 Impala, nor does it have the panache of say a 1956 Chrysler 300. You see the ’55 … Continue reading

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Belting up in the back seat

Adults have gotten the message that it’s safer for kids to ride in the back seat properly restrained, but when it comes to their own safety, there is a common misperception that buckling up is optional. Among adults who admit … Continue reading

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Ford Raptor suspension isolated

We go for a drive in the 2017 Ford F150 Raptor. This is a view of what’s going on in the Ford Raptor suspension when you’re off roading. Surely not a rock crawler but regardless, it’s a good view of … Continue reading

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1152HP VW Golf MK1 4Motion on the street – fave

VW Golf MK1 4Motion 1152HP & 1074Nm street car 2.0L 16V Turbo ABF engine. GTX4202R turbocharger. CNC-cylinder head from NG-Motorsports. KMS ECU mapping by Boba-Motoring 0-100km/h in 2,6s (62 mph) 100-200km/h in 3,3s (124.5 mph) 200-250km/h in 2,4s (155.3 mph)

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2018 Mustang’s “good neighbor” exhaust mode

There are already several cars on the market with active exhaust systems that can generate more or less noise on demand, but Ford says Good Neighbor Mode is the industry’s first system with both a quiet start mode, and a … Continue reading

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