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NO SHOW, ALL GO: The deceptive mindset of the sleeper

There is something cool about a car that look completely pedestrian, yet will hang with or even beat a Veyron.  Here are some excellent examples of Sleepercars from across the web that wouldn’t get a second look, yet each of which is capable of running the 1/4 mile in the 10s or lower!

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5 terrifyingly fast cars caught on video

What an age we live in!  There are cameras everywhere and the internet serves as an excellent forum to show some of the most insane automobiles from across the world.  Be prepared to be amazed at the following cars caught on camera!

  • 1600whp Gallardo
  • A 600hp AE86 Carolla with a 20b 3-rotor
  • 1076rwhp V8TT Grand National
  • 800hp Supercharged C5 Corvette
  • A 1000+hp Skyline

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Los Angeles Needs a Drag Strip

Street Racing hot rods has been a Los Angeles  past-time for over a half of a century and it still is today.  From American Graffiti to The Fast & Furious, Los Angeles has been THE street racing city.  While the Ford deuce coupes have been replaced with Japanese turbos and 500+ cubic inch muscle, the concept has remained unchanged: Let’s see who’s faster.  The problem in 2014 is that the cars are REALLY fast, and the roads are REALLY populated.   Continue reading