ICON’s 1949 GMC Derelict

ICON Derelict 1949 GMC with a LS3 V8

Jonathan Ward celebrated ICON’s newest Derelict project with a test drive and video. The project started with a 1949 GMC 150 truck found on Craigslist chosen because of the natural patina. The previous owner had already started working on the rear fenders and tailgate so ICON needed to fake the patina on those panels. The … Read more

1968 Camaro with a Twin-Turbo Big-Block V8

1968 Camaro with a Twin-Turbo Big-Block V8

This 1968 Camaro was built by Metal Brothers Hot Rods in Theodore, Alabama. They debuted the project at the 2018 NSRA Street Rod Nationals in Louisville, Kentucky. Under the fiberglass hood sits a twin-turbo 572 ci big-block Chevy V8 built by Nelson Racing Engines. The engine features a Dart block, Callies forged crank, Oliver forged … Read more

Boba Motoring Goes 8.472 and Sets World Record

Boba Motoring Golf Mk2 with turbo 2.0 L ABF inlilne-four

Boba Motoring brought their very powerful Golf Mk2 to Public Race Days 2018 at Hockenheimring in Baden-W├╝rttemberg, Germany and set a new World Record for fastest VW DSG AWD thanks to a 8.472 sec quarter-mile at 269.05 km/h (167.179 mph). Power comes from a 2.0 L 16v ABF inline-four with a NG-Motorsports CNC porting head … Read more