Trans-Brake lesson 101 - Stephan Racing

October 22nd, 2012

Rob Stephan shows us how well a trans-brake can benefit a turbocharged car at building boost on the startline. The Holden VL Calais RB30 turbo hasn't been out for quite some time but has recently undergone the switch to a Powerglide transmission.

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Holden VL turbo runs 9s on 98-octane

October 19th, 2012

Cameron's Holden Calais is good for 448kW to the wheels on PULP 98-unleaded. The car is powered by a Nissan RB25/30 turbo six cylinder by D'Annello Performance and features a Wolf V500 ECU and a Garrett GT42 turbocharger upgrade.

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Torana RB30 turbo LHJET

October 19th, 2012

Glenn's Nissan RB30 turbo powered Holden LH Torana runs a few passes at HPR. The car has previously run into the 9s second zone.

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V8 drag mash-up @ Heathcote

October 19th, 2012

Selection of various street and race spec cars and dragster from Sunday's test and tune session at Heathcote Park Raceway.

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VK Calais 355 turbo V8 Holden

October 17th, 2012

Matt's 8-second BLN355 Calais has recently undergone a few changes including the switch to a larger Borg Warner 80mm turbocharger. Matt was at Heathcote Raceway on Sunday to give the VK a few shake down runs.

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Ford FG XR6 turbo runs deeps 10s

October 17th, 2012

Steve's Ford FG XR6 4L Barra turbo drives to the track, runs back to back 10.3-second passes at 140+mph on street radials and drives home. The car has been modified by Nizpro Turbocharging and features bottom end strengthening, a Garrett GT3582X turbo (stock manifold) running on United Ethanol E85 fuel. The factory ZF 6spd auto is beefed up by a billet input shaft.

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Close call with the wall!

October 16th, 2012

This great looking Holden Commodore SS Ute was lucky to keep it off the walls at Heathcote Park Raceway.

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Mazda 626 twin turbo V8

October 16th, 2012

David Darwin's Mazda 626 runs into the 9s at Heathcote Raceway. The car is setup primarily for high speed events rather than drag racing and is powered by a backyard built Chev 383ci V8 engine and boosted by twin Garrett GT3582R turbo's (16psi boost). Other goodies include a MicroTech ECU, MSD ignition, PWR water intercooler running on Ethanol E85 fuel. Driveline modifications include an Al's Raceglides 2spd, Hilux diff, Brembo brakes and 29x9in MT radial non treaded tyres.

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170mph passenger ride! Bullivant Racing

October 16th, 2012

Perry Bullivant's Torana is one of the more consistent performers out there. Stepping back down to a smaller 408ci small block Chevy, the twin turbo blow through V8 runs on E85 ethanol and was lapping well at Heathcote Park, running multiple 170+mph passes even with a passenger on board! The guys are looking to dip into the sevens with the new combination.

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Dodge Mopar Pro Stock - Wayne Daley

October 11th, 2012

Wayne Daley's Diamond T Products Dodge Mopar competing at the Pro Street Shootout at Willowbank Raceway. The car is powered by a naturally aspirated Chrysler small block V8 / HEMI cylinder head engine.


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