Also Richard driving the car would be a huge disadvantage. The numbers on the slips don't lie. This is exactly what the Discovery Network has cooked up to satisfy our tire-screeching fantasies this Monday at 9 p. After pairing the 455 Pontiac V8 with some 2-stage Nitrous, they made this pony car into a beast. Race 1 — Driver: Shane 9 Car: Black Bird Driver: Jackie Knox 10 Car: The Sonoma Winner: Shane Race 2 — Driver: Murder Nova 7 Car: The Murder Nova Driver: Dominator 8 Car: The Dominator Winner: Murder Nova Race 3 — Driver: Chuck 4 Car: Death Trap Driver: Ryan 3 Car: The Fireball Camaro Winner: Ryan Race 4 — Driver: Doc 6 Car: Street Beast Driver: Jeff Lutz 5 Car: The 57 Chevy Winner: Doc Race 5 — Driver: Shane 9 Car: Black Bird Driver: Dominator 8 Car: The Dominator Winner: Dominator Race 6 — Driver: Doc 5 Car: Street Beast Driver: Chuck 4 Car: Death Trap Winner: Doc Race 7 — Driver: Big Chief 1 Car: The Crow Driver: Daddy Dave 2 Car: Goliath Winner: Big Chief Doc Filed Under:. Alex dragged the car over the center line and started to spark. I suspect the Gas Monkey pro team got a bit intimidated embarrassed loosing the first round and didn't bother to notice the bump in the left lane that was noted you see the car react very heavily to it in the last race.
I assumed the same thing with the builds. But richard's guys made the mistake that the outlaw guys did not- too much power and the consequence of it. Gimp wrote: I have no doubt that when they strap in, it's 100% real, results and all. Who wants to bet that show and his shop are belly up in under 5 years. You can check out the blog update featuring a host of build images , along with a more recent update on their televised test session at the Texas Motorplex. I felt bad how gamed he was on the drag strip and tug of war.
We changed the torque convertor to a slightly tighter version with a different profile to accept the power. Dave decided to rescind his call out on Chief and race Doc. This is beneficial because it takes much less maintenance between runs, and it eliminates the clutch-tuning factor. Not a chance in the World! Street Outlaws is up 1 to 0. Watch Motor Mega Week on Discovery Channel starting February 26th! The rules have changed, and everyone is going to have to scramble. Oh, and there is much more than just bragging rights on the line.
I am confident, but not enough to take them lightly. If anyone missed the episode, looks like it will be on again Thursday. Having enough, Reaper decided to walk away. Grudge racing is the easiest way settle rivalries between drag racers. We will also run tires that we know are going to work well on a prepped surface.
The other race was way better! The boys are getting back to basics and real street racing with real cars. Recognizing that every individual's motoring journey is unique, we seek to give form to both untold as well as celebrated facets of the automotive world. Big Chief states a couple rules that conflict with what Richard said in his episodes. He is throwing money and Aaron is holding a wrench! I guarantee you that once the lights drop, the racing is 100% real. Watch bellow and feel free to share if you like it! But never the other one anymore. None of the street guys run super chargers, and even the nitrous guys have moved over to turbos.
. One misstep, one inaccurate correction, or simply being a split-second late on the tree can be the difference between winning and losing. He was also fun on the show. The race airs on March 5th! According to rumor, Chief and Richard butted heads about the build rules and the driver picks. That, or there is a serious miscommunication about the rules. Fast forward one year, and the grudge lives on. But I'm left with a question.
Street Outlaws 1, Fast N Loud 0. Street Outlaws are real street racing people. Under the hood lives a 572ci 481X build by the brain trust at ProLine Racing. The Challenger is equipped with a screw-blown 500ci billet Hemi that is capable of making nearly 5,000 horsepower. Spots are going to come and go more on who is driving and tuning. Adding a ScrewBlower boost, Richard did his best to make this American muscle into a brutal dragster.
I feel like he rest his laurels on the shoulders of others Richard. We have The Street Outlaws on one hand, and on the other hand! When he accepted the Mega Race challenge, he thought he was racing Aaron Kaufman in a Gas Monkey build. That combo should have easily outran Big Chief by yards at the stripe. Big Chief was not very modest either, he literary said that they should win these guys who put too many jingles and screaming in their show! They made a mistake in changing pistons on their assembled engine. If this was something voted on by the fans, do it for the fans. On the bill: 's Richard Rawlings will race against ' Big Chief and Murder Nova on the drag strip.
I was amazed at how fast that firebird was on the autocross track. The billet powerplant is force-fed air by a pair of 102mm Precision Turbo and Engine turbochargers. For Big Cheif, his world is about to be turned upside down. Watching farm truck drive the autocross one handed kind of drove me nuts. It uses a torque converter instead of a clutch commonly found in manual transmissions. The Race Both drivers have an extreme amount of respect for the other, but each possess the drive and desire to win, taking this from a friendly match race to an all-out grudge race.