Category Archives: automotive

1971 Chevrolet C10 pickup LS3 4L60 transmission swap

Our customer wanted to drive this clean 1971 Chevrolet C-10 pickup as a daily driver, while improving performance, economy, and reliability. In this 3 part video series, we swap in a fresh LS3 485 HP GM Connect & Cruise engine … Continue reading

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Car repair pit in the garage

If you have no room above for a lift, why not go down with a pit? Read the video description and watch the slideshow of how it was made. Link.

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Dustless blasting

Promotional demonstration ad Dustless Blasting is the safest way to clean and restore any surface, and is a superior option to traditional sandblasting and power washing. Nice way to strip paint from a car.

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Two excavators in deep shit

Heavy recovery Stockholm Sweden: Two excavators are stuck in deep mud. A 35-ton heavy excavator was removing a temporary construction road. Halfway done, the excavator sank in the blue clay. A recovery company was assigned. Here’s the rescue. [16:45] The … Continue reading

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Packing your chute

Veteran drag racer Nick Scavo takes a moment to share how to pack your parachute in a safe manner so that it opens when you pull the cable. Still trying to fathom the top chute from the bottom. And the … Continue reading

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Another look at the Russian Sherp ATV

SHERP All-terrain vehicle is the development, having no analogues in the world in terms of its capabilities and features. These reliable vehicles are indispensable tools for anyone who is not willing to put up with severe environment and for people … Continue reading

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Crash testing the 2017 Toyota Tacoma

Small overlap crash was GOOD. Side crash was GOOD.

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World’s fastest Top Fuel dragster

Watch Dom Lagana’s history-making 4-second monster run and fastest QUARTER MILE record pass in the world, in the family-owned Nitro Ninja Top Fuel dragster during last evening’s final session of the Funny Car Nationals at US 131 Motorsports Park with … Continue reading

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Mud racing

The Open Bog class at Mud Down in T-Town was a gathering of THE BADDEST mud racers in the country. With most of the rigs making over 2000HP, this was one of the best mud races in recent memory! [8:04]

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Old farmer’s trick

Easy way to remove a rock stuck between the rear wheels of a dually truck.

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2017 Chevy Colorado crash tests

The IIHS puts two Colorados to death. Both were GOOD crashes. Small overlap Side t-bone

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1965 Mustang Fastback

The relationship Addison has with his 1965 Ford Mustang Fastback is quite special, as it’s been his car since he was a teenager. Just about the only thing on the car that was complete when he bought the car? The … Continue reading

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GTR gains world record

Extreme Turbo Systems sponsored this Nissan GTR in its attempts to hit less than 7 seconds in the quarter mile.

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Horrific looking crash

Todd Hazelwood escapes unharmed from a frightening collision involving Jonathon Webb during ARMOR ALL Race for the Grid 1 at the 2017 Wilson Security Sandown 500, part of the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship.

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The Women of NHRA

Hear from John Force, NHRA’s VP of Public Relations and Communications, Terry Blount, Leah Pritchett, Brittany Force, and Courtney Force in this special on the women of NHRA. [22:22] Video link.

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Spa car – drivable hot tub

Mad scientist Colin Furze has converted a convertible car into a mobile spa and hot tub with a barbecue in the boot. [4:54]

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