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What Makes a Dodge Demon a Dodge Demon and Not Just an 840-HP Challenger?


Car and Driver - Apr 19, 2017
Beyond those yawning fender flares, distinctively fat drag radials, and extra-wide hood scoop, the Demon's transformation from Challenger Hellcat to purpose-built, factory-warranted drag car is largely the province of bits and pieces that are out of sight.
 

The Dodge Challenger Demon Is an 840-HP Street-Legal Drag Car


The Drive - Apr 12, 2017
The Dodge Challenger Demon Is an 840-HP Street-Legal Drag Car. Dodge claims it has the most powerful V-8 engine ever fitted to a production car. By Aaron BrownApril 11, 2017. New York Auto Show · Challenger · demon · dodge · drag racing · Hellcat ...
 

How Do You Insure the 840-hp Challenger SRT Demon?


The Drive - Apr 17, 2017
With the Challenger SRT Demon, Dodge has become the first mass-production automaker to break the 800-horsepower barrier, offering this street-legal drag car with 808 hp on pump gas and 840 hp on 100+ octane. On race gas, it'll run the quarter-mile in ...
 

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HIGHWAY 61 -1/18 DIE CAST 1966 PONTIAC GTO DRAG CAR. 'Farmer' Arnie Beswick


 

Vintage JO-HAN MAVERICK GRABBER PRO STOCKER Drag car, Nicely Built and Complete!


 

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Drag Car books

Ford Total Performance: Ford's Legendary High-Performance Street and Race Cars


by: Martyn L. Schorr

Follow Ford's leap into the 1960s and the performance era--on the streets and on the track!

In the early 1960s, Ford Motor Company underwent a dramatic change in corporate philosophy. Previously, under Ford's young chairman, Henry Ford II ("the Deuce") safety, not performance, was the goal.

But by 1962, even the chairman realized his philosophy needed to change. Ford was nearly invisible to car-crazy baby boomers. Lee Iacocca convinced Ford that he needed to act decisively or risk losing the emerging youth market to the competition.
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Drag Cars


by: Peter C. Sessler, N. Sessler
Mint condition copy. No damage, no marks. Gift quality.
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Drag Racing Funny Cars: Factory Flyers to Flip-top Fuelers


by: Lou Hart
Since the early 1960s, dealer-sponsored Super Stockers battled for supremacy on the quarter-mile and in the dealer showrooms. Evolving into the Factory Experimental class, these wild steel bodied, altered–wheelbase monsters were stuffed with massive fuel injected and supercharged engines that attracted crowds to the dragstrip! Legendary pioneers “Dyno” Don Nicholson, Jack Chrisman, Bill Shrewsberry, Butch Leal, Dick Landy, Arnie Beswick, Phil Bonner, Gas Ronda, Don Gay, Sox & Martin, Richard Petty, and many other A/FX stars were instrumental in the development of the funny car as it morphed from a heavy production car into seven-second 250mph aerodynamic fiberglass, tubular chassis missile.
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Drag Racing 101: From Building Your First Race Car to Securing Sponsors


by: Ike Heckler Jr
Everything you wanted to know about the exciting world of drag racing !! The NHRA, NMCA, PINKS ALL OUT, building your race car, rule books, race classes, tow vehicles, trailers, components of a run, heads-up racing, index racing, bracket racing. Plus funding your operation, securing sponsorship, and getting magazine and TV coverage !! The author also takes you on a visual journey showing the various builds of his '67 Pontiac LeMans with assembly pictures that show with time slips how the car evolved from 16 secs in 1994 to a 14 sec bracket car in 2005 all the way to a 10 sec all-out race car in 2009 !! This 90 page book has over 85 color assembly pictures of: engines, fuel system, exhaust, rollbar, seats, and suspension, we also include sponsor artwork getting applied and some other fun pictures.
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LAMBORGHINI SUPERCHARGED V8 DRAG CAR LICENCE TESTING AT SYDNEY DRAGWAY 19.12.2014


LAMBORGHINI SUPERCHARGED V8 DRAG CAR LICENCE TESTING AT SYDNEY DRAGWAY 19.12.2014. MORE VIDEOS TO COME.
 

Honda Civic EG Drag Car


Drag Park Kopaida 11/05/2013 B16A Workshop video by Thanos_21.
 

Turbo 4 6s @ Heathcote drags - Dec 26th


Compilation street and drag car footage featuring Holden, Nissan, Mitsubishi, VW and Toyota powered vehicles. http://www.facebook.com/fullboostcomau ...
 

TWIN ENGINE RAT DRAG CAR - Ozark Raceway Park


This wild twin Big Block Ford engine rat rod drag car looks like something straight out of a Mad Max movie. Best part of the story is he lets his daughter do the ...
 

1970 Dodge Challenger drag car on the dyno


A panther pink 1970 Dodge Challenger T/A drag car makes a series of dyno pulls at the Mopar show in Farmington Minnesota. If you are an impatient person, ...