Monthly Archives: October 2010

Purpose Built Supercharged RX-8

A while back, I had used our Supercharger Calculator to analyze the Petit Racing RX-8 supercharger kit based on a Lysholm twin screw charger… However, a couple of days ago, I ran into this interesting purpose build supercharged time attack … Continue reading

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Where did I place those turbos?

Top Mount vs Bottom Mount. Gravity Oil Feed vs Forced Oil Feed. Front Mount vs Remote Mount Read the discussion here: http://www.ls1gto.com/forums/showthread.php?t=376406 http://www.youtube.com/v/fOj-FBoYJl0&hl=en&fs=1 Watch on Youtube Posted by Horsepower Calculator via gmail

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9 second K24DE

After doing our previous tuner report on the Nissan SR20DE (2.0 litre dohc motor), I ran into this great writeup of a 9 second car based on the 'truck motor' the K24DE. People always shy away from building up the … Continue reading

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Are you read to Rock!

Toyota's new RTR concept is a truck that is not only ready to rock, but also purpose built to race… with a supercharged 5.7 liter V8 putting down 504 horsepower in place of the factory V6 engine, and with only … Continue reading

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Making safe power using nitrous oxide

This is a must read report on how to use the nitrous calculator to design and build a safe and effective nitrous powered car. Nitrous is by far the grand equalizer, it is not model specific and does not require … Continue reading

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