Quarter-mile

Video: Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 twin turbo runs 9.46sec

Nov 07, 2011

Check out this for the ultimate soccer mum’s car. It’s a 2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 twin turbo capable of nine-second quarter mile passes. The Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 is already a fairly stout machine,...

Video: ‘Melbourne Cup’ performance car factory quarter mile top 24

Nov 03, 2011

With the Melbourne Cup over for another year, we thought we’d come up with a bit of a cup of ourselves. A factory quarter mile cup if you will. Ever wondered what a top 24...

Chevrolet Camaro COPO concept at 2011 SEMA Show

Nov 02, 2011

Chevrolet has unveiled its new Chevrolet Camaro COPO concept at the 2011 SEMA Show in Las Vegas. This is the ‘straight out of the box’ drag racing package reported a few weeks ago. Although this...

Video: RENNtech Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren fastest in the world?

Oct 28, 2011

This RENNtech Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren has been labelled as the fastest SLR in the world. So we thought we’d better take a bit of a look into it. It’s built by four tuners; RENNtech, Mansory,...

Infiniti M35h sets Guinness World Record with quickest hybrid quarter mile

Sep 21, 2011

Ever wondered what the quickest production hybrid vehicle is? Wonder no more, the Infiniti M35h sports sedan has just been crowned the quickest on the quarter mile by the Guinness World Records with a time...

2012 Dagger GT-D Outlaw with 2700hp by TranStar Racing

Sep 18, 2011

TranStar Racing, creator of the outrageous Dagger GT, has announced plans for a fresh new model for 2012. It’s called the Dagger GT-D and power is claimed to be not just 2000hp (1492kW), like the...

Video: Nissan GT-R beats 11 of the world’s best driver’s cars in mega drag race

Sep 15, 2011

Motor Trend in the US has put together the mother of all races between – deep breath – a Nissan GT-R, BMW 1 Series M Coupe, Ford Mustang Boss 302 Laguna Seca, Porsche 911 GT3...

Video: Australia’s quickest turbo car – Rob Campisi CV Performance Mustang

Sep 11, 2011

Ever wondered what Australia’s quickest and fastest turbo car is at the moment? It’s Rob Campisi’s CV Performance Ford Mustang, and yesterday it just shaved a couple of milliseconds off its record time, from 5.97...

Video: TRP Racing Ford XR6 Turbo runs 8.48 – quickest XR6T in Australia

Sep 04, 2011

The Tony Rigoli Performance (TRP) ‘Coon Dog’ Ford Falcon XR6 Turbo has just run an astonishing 8.48 second quarter-mile at 165mph (265km/h) at Sydney Dragway. This makes it the fastest Ford Falcon XR6 Turbo in...

Video: AMS Alpha 12 Nissan GT-R R35 runs 8 seconds

Aug 02, 2011

AMS Performance has broken some new records with its latest AMS Alpha 12 Nissan GT-R. It has just run a world record time (claimed) of 8.975 seconds on the quarter mile for a street-legal R35...