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Horsepower Wars: $10K Drag Shootout Episode 5, Thrash for Norwalk
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Horsepower Wars: $10K Drag Shootout Episode 5, Thrash for Norwalk

Ahead of the  big showdown at the Shakedown at the Summit, the 10K Drag Shootout teams labored for two 16-hour days to finish and chassis-dyno their cars before the trip […]

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Horsepower Wars: $10K Drag Shootout Episode 4 — Tacos & T-Rex Suits

During Episode 3 of the $10K Drag Shootout, we saw one of our four teams get hit with a 50-pound weight penalty that cost them some money, but then score […]

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Horsepower Wars: $10K Drag Shootout Episode 3, Parts Scrounging

During Epsiode 2 of the  $10K Drag Shootout, we saw the cars getting stripped down, parts lists being made, and the teams scrambling to adjust their plans. Now, in Episode […]

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Horsepower Wars: $10K Drag Shootout Episode 2, Tearing Down to Build Up

After the Episode 1 introduction of the Horsepower Wars: $10K Drag Shootout, the cars have been chosen and build plans have been set. Now, it’s time to put the proverbial […]

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Horsepower Wars: Pony Wars Episode 7, Supercharged 1/4-Mile Competition

In the previous two installments of Horsepower Wars: Pony Wars, we’ve seen what $15,000 in upgrades can do to a Chevy Camaro 2SS and Ford Mustang GT. Or…at least, what those upgrades […]

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Horsepower Wars: $10K Drag Shootout Episode 1

Welcome to the Horsepower Wars $10K Drag Shootout. The concept is simple: Four teams, 10 days, and $10,000 to build a no-holds-barred drag car that can beat the rest. Each […]

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Horsepower Wars: Pony Wars Episode 6, Camaro Gets $15K in Upgrades

In the last installment of Horsepower Wars: Pony Wars, we saw what $15,000 in modifications can do to a Ford Mustang GT. With an 809-horsepower pull, the newly-supercharged Mustang’s dyno […]

Horsepower Wars: Choosing $15K Worth of Mods for the 2017 Mustang GT
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Horsepower Wars: Choosing $15K Worth of Mods for the 2017 Mustang GT

In Horsepower Wars’ ongoing duel between the 2017 Ford Mustang and the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro, we’ve finally arrived to the parts-selection phase for the biggest-money portion of the competition, where […]

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Horsepower Wars: Unboxing a ProCharger Supercharger System

Well, the cat’s out of the bag now. As part of the $15K upgrade stage of Horsepower Wars: Pony Wars, each team plans to install a ProCharger supercharger system. Want […]

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Horsepower Wars: Camaro vs. Mustang Track Results After $5K in Upgrades

The folks at Horsepower Wars decided to re-ignite an ages-old duel between the Ford Mustang and Chevy Camaro in a series of tiered challenges they’ve dubbed the “Pony Wars.” Though […]