AWD 1968 Camaro Goes 7.743

1968 Camaro with a twin-turbo V8 and AWD drivetrain

Marcin Blauth and his 1968 Camaro made the trip from Poland to England to participate in Doorslammers at Santa Pod Raceway. While there Marcin drove the Camaro to a new personal best of 7.7439 sec at 177.81 mph. The Camaro is powered by a twin-turbo Chevy V8 with an automatic transmission and Typhoon AWD drivetrain … Read more

1957 Chevy with Twin V12 Engines Update 2

1957 Chevy with Twin BMW V12 Engines

It’s been almost three years since our last update on Gary Kollofski‘s amazing 1957 Chevy. The project has progressed thanks to the talented work from Dale Pelvit. The two 5.4 L BMW M73B54 V12s are mated thanks to a custom plate made by Robert Bendtsen and drive a 700R4 automatic transmission through a custom gear … Read more

1971 Chevy Truck with a Detroit Diesel V6

1971 Chevy Truck with a Detroit Diesel V6

This 1971 Chevy truck could have come from the factory with an inline-six or a V8. However the current owner’s Father replaced the factory engine with a 5.2 L Detroit Diesel 6v-53 V6. The 1,483 lb motor produces 185 horsepower and 480 lb-ft of torque. Power goes to the rear wheels through a NV3500 five-speed … Read more

1979 Camaro with a Turbo 1JZ Inline-Six

1979 Camaro with a turbo 1JZ inline-six

When Andy Peterson wanted something different for his 1979 Camaro Z28 he turned to Jeremy Baye and his talented fabricators at 1945 Speed and Custom in Troy, New York. There his Camaro received a 1970 front end conversion with RS split bumper, custom front spoiler and rear diffuser. Although those changes make for a unique … Read more

1954 Chevy Two-Ten with a LSx V8

1954 Chevy Two-Ten with a LSx V8

This 1954 Chevy Two-Ten was built on nights and weekends by two friends in Maryland. They replaced the factory 235 ci “Blue Flame” inline-six and Powerglide two-speed automatic transmission with a 4.8 L LSx V8 and 4L60E automatic transmission from a 2004 GMC Sierra. They installed the engine using Trans Dapt 4196 mounts with LS-to-small-block … Read more