11,000-hp HEMI V-8 engine time-lapse: DSR’s U.S. Army NHRA Top Fuel dragster | Redline Rebuild S2E3

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Eleven thousand horsepower. Let that sink in for a moment: 11,000. But that’s just an approximate calculation for this NHRA Top Fuel monster. It could be more, but there’s no dynamometer on earth that can measure the gut-wrenching, ear-splitting, asphalt-shredding power of a top fuel dragster engine. These engines are constantly pulled apart and put back together to assure optimal performance on the drag strip. Most teams can completely disassemble and reassemble the engines in less than an hour. But who has an hour to watch an engine rebuild? Enter: Redline Rebuilds. We sent Hagerty’s Davin Reckow and the video crew down to Don Schumacher Racing in Brownsburg, Indiana, to give Tony Schumacher’s U.S. Army Top Fuel dragster engine the time-lapse video treatment. The result? Take a quick look and see for yourself.

Read more about our experience at DSR here: https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/09/12/redline-rebuild-top-fuel-dragster-engine

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Hagerty says:

Want more details on our experience rebuilding this monster with Don Schumacher Racing? Click here: https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/09/12/redline-rebuild-top-fuel-dragster-engine

mohamd hussen says:

يا اخي انت فعلا مبدع

stuster clooster says:

Little do people know .. that the engines crank speed might be around 10,000 rpm but in a 3.7 sec pass at full throttle the crank only turns 2700 revolutions in 3.7 sec than the engine needs rebuilding, to me that is insane

Jim Clarke says:

Real power to the people oi oi oi

chris dachyk says:

What cubic inch are these motors, obviously and entirely custom block!

Funkmaster Blaster says:

Beyond Cool..

gerardo soto says:

Minecraft 60fps

HPS9 says:

The top of the supercharger is hidden because it’s a rare demon supercharger

Алексей Кожевников says:

Превосходно!!!

Ricky Sanchez says:

As a tax payer. I want my engine.

Venomified YT says:

3:15 FIDGET SPINNEEEEEEERRRRRZZZZZZ

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