All posts by SID297

Video: Drag Strip Results – Cobra Jet vs Shelby GT350 Manifold

Track Tested

[email protected] hits to strip to get the data.

By SID297

It’s easy to say that the Cobra Jet Intake Manifold from Ford Performance Racing Parts has been a huge hit in the Mustang Community.  That’s for good reason, it is a massive upgrade over the 2011-2014 Mustang GT manifold.  However, fitment issues (hood interference) have prevented many Coyote-Powered S550 owners from making the switch to the Cobra Jet.  Instead, most have been opting to upgrade to the Shelby GT350 manifold.

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Video: 4.7 Kenne Bell Vs VMP 2.3 Vs 4.0 Whipple

Under Pressure

One supercharger to rule them all.

By SID297

It’s a war that’s been raging for years, the battle of the Mustang blowers.  Kenne Bell and Whipple are the traditional combatants on the positive displacement side, but VMP has certainly been making waves with their 2.3L TVS units.  It just so happens that SVTP Member 302project posted a video of a 4.0 Whipple powered Boss 302 Vs 4.7 Kenne Bell’s GT500 Vs a 2.3 VMP TVS equipped GT500.

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Feature: Wrecked Shelby GT500 Resurrected

From Ashes to Glory

One SVTP Member’s quest to rebuild a legend.

By SID297

Few things automotive related are sadder than seeing a once great vehicle resigned to life of near DD-level mediocrity after a minor fender-bender.  That was situation in which SVTP Member Mike93SVT found his project 2010 Shelby GT500 Mustang.  Not satisfied to see a such potential wasted Mike bough the car and began the painstaking process of resto-modding the SVT to better than new condition.

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Video: Best Sounding V8 Engines

Auditory Stimulation

Internal combustion is best in high-fidelity.

By SID297

It’s a never ending debate; who makes the best sounding V8 engine.  Could it be the new Shelby GT350 Mustang, or perhaps a 40 year old Detroit Diesel 8V92?  Perhaps you have an affinity for small-displacement European V8s or an oddball 2-stroke Johnson Outboard boat engine?  It’s a topic that once broached can lead to hours clicking the next recommended video on YouTube.

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News: Video Highlights From PRI 2016 – Part 2

Performance on Display

SVTP wraps up its coverage of PRI 2016.

By SID297

PRI 2016 was chock full of go-fast goodies, and it’s safe to say that 2017 should be a pretty fruitful year for gearheads.  Our friends at Race Star are introducing a fantastic looking set one-piece forged wheels, and BMR is entering a new market with their Fox-Body rear lower control arms.  To cap it off Watson racing has a slew of new race parts aimed at the 1/4 mile crowd.

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