JULY 2017 | VOLUME 37 | ISSUE 07
Aussie born and bred NHRA Top Fuel star chats about his career and his epic Drag Week build
Life’s a beach at the first of what will hopefully be many Rattle Trap events!
We head across the ditch to catch up with our Kiwi brethren. Choice as, cuzzy!
One of the few places on Earth where humans attack each other with combine harvesters
Far North Queensland shows us how to chuck a grouse horsepower party
The first in a new series of project car buyer’s guides. This month: Holden’s Monaro CV8
Bill and Nicholas Tzavaras’s stock-bottom-end 5.0L 2016 Mustang runs nines on its first full pass
A 700hp pump-fuel street engine bound for a ’68 Dodge Charger
05 TELFO 10 NEWSFRONT 14 SPIT & POLISH 16 PEOPLE LIKE US 24 SNAP SHOTS 26 FANGING FLICK 29 YOUR STUFF & PRIVACY NOTICE 138 DIRTY STUFF 140 URBAN WARFARE 144 TOP 10 LISTS 146 WILD AT HEART 148 STAGE WRITE 150 IN GEAR 152 IRON MAIDEN 154 READERS’ ROCKETS 158 SLEEPERS 163 LOL 166 SUNDAY TOO FAR AWAY 170 MILL OF THE MONTH
This survivor XC hardtop has been around the traps for a good many years
Backing up the Cobra with a cool new project
A family heirloom humpy ute that’s steeped in history, but dressed in contemporary cool
A street-neat XY GT replica with a fat stance and a 500hp Clevo
A priceless Aussie classic that runs nines and regularly drives on dirt roads!
There’s nothing fishy about this killer home-built ’66 Barracuda
With a 700rwhp turbocharged six-pot, this is one very pissed-off Sunbudgie
This time-capsule Bedford van has been a-rockin’ for decades