Tag Archives: Modified

John Hennessey explains how to order an Exorcist Camaro ZL1

The term "muscle car" doesn't begin to describe what the Chevrolet Exorcist Camaro ZL1 is capable of. With 1,000 horsepower—959 hp at the rear wheels—the Exorcist Camaro should even give the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon a run for its money. So, how can you buy one? John Hennessey of...

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1933 Plymouth hot rod is a mean burnout machine

Hot rods are good for a couple of things: looking really cool, making the driver really cool, and doing cool things. They're just downright cool. One of those cool things hot rods do really well is performing incredibly smokey burnouts—this 1933 Plymouth sedan pulls the task off in spades...

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P-51 Mustang is Roush’s most powerful road car ever

It's been almost a decade since Roush Performance unleashed its last P-51 Mustang. The wait has been well worth it as the tuner's latest P-51 Mustang, unveiled on Friday, is the most powerful yet. Heck, it's the most powerful road car Roush has ever launched. The car was previewed...

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This Lotus Elise hillclimb racer packs a V-8 secret

In our continuing exploration of the world of hillclimb race cars we present a new mighty, maniacal machine for your enjoyment. This time around we're working with a Lotus Elise. This is a car built on the idea of added lightness, but this one also has a V-8 engine. This particular V-8 isn't a...

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This Supra-powered Jeep Wrangler seeks a new owner

There are few Japanese engines that gain the recognition Toyota's 2JZ inline-6 does. Not only was this 1990s-era Toyota Supra engine over-engineered for the time, it's also incredibly reliable and can handle oodles of power when the aftermarket touches it. Does it have any business in a Jeep...

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This wide-body Hyabusa-powered Seat is your new hillclimb hero

We've been saying this a lot lately...hillclimb events are an exercise in automotive awesomeness. You have mad geniuses applying their knowledge of go-fast parts to create vicious vehicles bent on pure speed. As mad as the builders are, the drivers are even worse. Take, for example, the pilot of...

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John Hennessey tests his HPE850 Dodge Challenger Hellcat

Did you buy a Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat? Good for you! That means you have an entertaining 707-horsepower mean machine parked in your driveway. A question though, if we may. Do you ever wish you had more horsepower on tap?As you might expect, Hennessey Performance has a power package for you...

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