This time on Dirt Every Day Extra, Fred Williams explains how the center axle disconnect works, why it’s used, and how to upgrade it to a solid axle in your Jeep Wrangler or Dodge truck. https://www.motortrendondemand.com/subscribe/freetrial/?bnr=organic:bnr:yt:dede:ep277_fr_de:link:na:mtod
Pro driver Randy Pobst hot laps the 2016 Porsche Cayman GT4 around Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca for Motor Trend’s 2015 Best Driver’s Car. The Porsche Cayman GT4 is one of 10 contenders competing for the title of 2015 Best Driver’s Car. The winner will be announced on Thursday, October 1st on the Motor Trend Channel
Rocket vs Refinement, Hooligan vs Gentleman, GT-R vs Bentley: Who will win in this all wheel drive turbo charged duel? The 621-horsepower, $273,000 Bentley Continental Supersports or the 485-horsepower, $87,000 Nissan GT-R?
Watch the full episode for FREE on MotorTrend! https://bit.ly/2NzwX4B On this prievew of Dirt Every Day Episode 86 presented by Tire Rack, it’s time to get Fred’s 1986 Toyota rockcrawler Clampy out of California and into some rugged terrain. Will it crawl, bounce and roll?
Every car in the 2011 Motor Trend Best Drivers Car competition was lapped around Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca by hot shoe Randy Pobst. Our next competitor, the 2012 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Centennial Edition. For more on the Z06’s lap around Laguna Seca, including Randy Pobst’s track notes, click here: http://www.motortrend.com/features/performance/1108_chevrolet_corvette_z06_best_drivers_car_contender/ Also find Motor Trend on:
Every car in the 2011 Motor Trend Best Drivers Car competition was lapped around Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca by hot shoe Randy Pobst. Our next competitor, the Porsche 911 GT3 RS. Read more from Randy Pobst, and stay tuned for more videos leading up to the Sept. 12 launch of Best Driver’s Car by clicking
Pro driver Randy Pobst hot laps the 2018 Mercedes-AMG GT R around Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca for Motor Trend’s 2017 Best Driver’s Car.
This time on Dirt Every Day Extra, Fred Williams and Dave Chappelle show the parts of the axle found under a Toyota Land Cruiser and discuss modifications to make them ready for an upcoming project. We’ve provided this free episode on YouTube to give you a taste of Dirt Every Day Extra so you can
On this episode of HOT ROD Unlimited, we look at the history of HOT ROD magazine’s longest-term project car, the Crusher Camaro. Watch as the ’67 goes to the drag strip for the very first time in its latest configuration as a ’70s street machine, complete with an 8-71 blower on a big-block Chevy. For
Our man Lucky Costa does everything automotive, but his specialty is electrical stuff. In this Roadkill Extra, absorb Lucky’s expert tutelage on how to use a digital volt-ohm meter. We’ve provided this free episode on YouTube to give you a taste of Roadkill Extra so you can decide if you’d like to subscribe for more
There is only one Mustang that Ford had yet to recreate—the baddest of all, the Boss. That is, until now. Meet the 2012 Ford Mustang Boss 302, the best, most well-rounded Mustang ever. We take it to the track to see how it performs. READ THE STORY HERE: http://www.motortrend.com/roadtests/coupes/1102_2012_ford_mustang_boss_302_test/index.html Also find Motor Trend on: Tweets
We pit the brand new 2011 Ford Mustang GT against its V-8 powered rivals from Chevrolet and Dodge in the ultimate battle for muscle car supremacy. Read the full story here: http://www.motortrend.com/roadtests/coupes/112_1006_2011_mustang_gt_2010_camaro_ss_2010_challenger_srt8_comparison/index.html Shot by: Mike Suggett, Jim Gleason and Duane Sempson Edited by: Mike Suggett
We pit Lexus’ first-ever supercar — the $400,000 Lexus LFA — against our long-term Nissan GT-R to find out which one is the king of the JDMs. Read the full story here: http://www.motortrend.com/roadtests/coupes/1008_2012_lexus_lfa_2010_nissan_gtr_comparison/index.html Shot by: Jim Gleason Edited by: Jim Gleason
In this episode of Hot Rod Garage presented by Lincoln Tech, we take our low-buck drag project, #bonemaro, upgrade the engine for boost, and build a turbo system using the best ebay has to offer! Using a CX racing turbo kit designed for a truck, some parts from Craigslist, and a ton of elbow grease,
Many ½- and ¾-ton GM 4x4s came with a solid front axle that could have been a Dana 44 or a GM Corporate 10-bolt. Are they the same thing? Or very different? Which is better? Do parts cross over between the two? On this episode of Dirt Every Day Extra, Fred Williams and Dave Chappelle
On this episode of Hot Rod Unlimited, Elana Scherr speaks with Bruce Meyers, the creator of the Meyers Manx dune buggy. Bruce visits the HOT ROD Studio with some restored and original Manx buggies for a photo shoot and explains the inspiration behind the development of the Manx in 1964 and its subsequent racing and cultural
Remember the Dodge 360 small-block engine from Roadkill Garage episodes 3 and 4? It was later run on the dyno for Engine Masters episode 14, and then rebuilt, hopped up, and retested for a future Engine Masters. But the machine shop screwed it up pretty badly, so here’s an update from the set of Roadkill
Watch the full episode on MotorTrend: https://bit.ly/2Vdw3i1 When is taking untested, unreliable junk on a road trip a bad idea? Eh, maybe 90 percent of the time, but not when you have a buddy who’s up for weathering any storm by your side.On this episode of Roadkill, Mike Finnegan and Tony Angelo take on a
MT senior editor Ron Kiino and the Motor Trend staff take the updated 2011 Ford Mustang GT out for some testing including the dyno to see how Ford’s potent new 5.0-liter V-8 really is under the hood. Read the full story here: http://www.motortrend.com/roadtests/coupes/112_1003_2011_ford_mustang_gt_premium_test/index.html Shot by: Jim Gleason Edited by: Jim GLeason
The ferocious 2011 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 shows what it can really do as we conduct our usual assortment of performance tests… Read the full story here: http://www.motortrend.com/roadtests/coupes/1102_2011_chevrolet_corvette_z06_test/index.html Shot by: Mike Suggett, Jim Gleason and Duane Sempson. Edited by: Mike Suggett.
Come along for the ride as we take Chevrolet’s blazing 2009 Corvette ZR1 to its terminal velocity on the high-speed oval. Read the story here: http://www.motortrend.com/roadtests/coupes/112_0810_2009_corvette_zr1_vs_porsche_gt2_vs_ferrari_599_vs_nissan_gtr/index.html
The strategy for the 2011 Challenger SRT8 is simple: more power. Read the full story here: http://www.motortrend.com/roadtests/coupes/1011_2011_dodge_challenger_srt8_392_test/index.html Also find Motor Trend on: Tweets by motor_trend http://facebook.com/MotorTrendMag Shot by: Duane Sempson & Gordon Green Edited by: Duane Sempson
It creates the most G’s on a race track. What am I talking about? That’s right, you guessed it! On this episode of The Racing Line presented by Tire Rack, pro driver Randy Pobst teaches you all about BRAKING! The Racing Line presented by Tire Rack is the new performance driving series hosted by pro
We take Ford’s extra potent 2011 GT500 Mustang for a blast in the hills of Malibu, California. Read the full story here: http://www.motortrend.com/roadtests/coupes/1007_2011_ford_shelby_gt500_test/index.html Shot by: Jim Gleason Edited by: Jim Gleason
Freiburger and Finnegan think this is the best episode so far! It’s the longest, too. This show has it all: a Mad-Max-vibe 1968 Dodge Charger built with motorhome parts, sideways Dukes-style action, lots of low-buck wrenching, hilarious snafus, and cameo appearances by the Macho Grande from episode 8, the ’66 Buick Special convertible from a
Hot Rod Drag Week 2016 played out in September, and social media and our own content outlets are still buzzing with the cars and the news. In this episode of Roadkill Extra, Drag Week founder David Freiburger describes what the event is all about. We’ve provided this free episode on YouTube to give you a
At every junkyard there’s one standout find, and when Roadkill host David Freiburger cruised Colorado Auto & Parts in Englewood, Colorado, this 1968 Mercury Cougar 6.5L with a four-speed was the wowzer. Follow along as Freiburger shares the discovery and a little bit of background on this unusual luxury muscle car. https://www.motortrendondemand.com/subscribe/30-day-free-trial/?bnr=organic:bnr:yt:rke:ep191_fr_de:link:na:mtod As you watch,
Watch more Roadkill Extra on Motor Trend on Demand: http://bit.ly/2ttmzTr In this episode of Roadkill Extra, Freiburger gives you a detailed history of a 1965 Ford F250 4×4 that he used to own, and will revisit in an upcoming Roadkill Garage! As you watch, cruise over to Facebook.com/RoadkillShow, follow us, and watch for future posts