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Hagerty Employee

Watch Steve Morris tear down a 4000-hp big-block

The title of "world’s quickest street car" has been passed around to a few notable names over the past decade or so. Andy Frost, Larry Larson, and Jeff Lutz have all piloted cars to ridiculous quarter-mile passes well in excess of 200 mph to claim the title. For now, Tom Bailey holds both the quickest and fastest pass in his street-driven 1969 Camaro.

 

Read the full article on Hagerty.com: https://www.hagerty.com/media/news/watch-steve-morris-tear-down-a-4000-hp-big-block/

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Kyle
Moderator

The lack of water jackets has me confused. How does this survive on the street? 

 

I understand on methanol it would likely run cool enough to not melt down, but the fuel economy on meth has to be absurd...

Ramair
Passenger

You missed the part in the article that states the billet block has machines water jackets.