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#81 my name is nobody

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 05:07 AM

I have a friend who is an old top fuel dragster racer.
while he is no longer in NHRA as a driver, he does build some engines.
This is the motor he built for his 1970 Dodge Challenger:




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Keith Black 512 HEMI.
Mooneyham 14-71 Supercharger.
Enderle injection.
he runs this car on methanol.

1500 horsepower.

I've seen this car get the throttle whacked, the frame tweaks and the doors pop open.

Brutal.

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 07:51 AM

Speaking aesthetically pleasing engines-

the Mopar "Sonoramic" Cross Ram Wedge

the Ford Y-block

the Chevy 348/409

For ease of working on and general reliability-

The 225 Slant 6, hands down.