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VL Calais Turbo 87

Discussion in 'VL' started by Torcida, Apr 12, 2009.

  1. Torcida

    Torcida New Member

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    VL Calais Turbo 1987 500rwhp

    Hi this is my VL been wasting cash for 5 yrs now..
    one good thing about it is that its a original calais Turbo.
    Its rolling on stock VL calais wheels with MT semi slicks at the back
    I also have MT drag slicks 26 - 10.0" ready to race
    Engine is a standard RB30ET

    Engine mods:
    Garrett core intercooler kit
    Garrett T66 750hp turbo
    Turbosmart 48mm progate
    Turbosmart boost controller
    RAJAB racing plenum
    Top mount manifold
    XF throttle body, catchcan, custom dumpipe
    1147 cam

    Microtech LT8 ECU, 3 bar map sensor
    IC&E ignition 7amp module, IC&E coil and pro 100 leads
    Rochester 750cc injectors, billet fuel rail
    Bosch 044 fuel pump, new intank pump & surgetank

    2 speed powerglide, custom internals, transbrake, 1000+hp
    TCE 2800 stall converter
    B&M pro stick shifter, PWR cooler, 1 piece tailshaft
    Borg warner diff 3.45 gears

    Whole suspension was checked and upgraded at Pedders
    they changed everything under the car, including steering rack
    I also got 90/10 drag shocks and sports ryder rear ones.

    Power just over 500rwhp (376rwkw) 28psi
    been tuned with 3 speed trimatic and a different converter, now I upgraded to a 2 speed for a good price to be able to handle massive power in the future.
    Everything was installed and dyno tuned by Rajab racing

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  2. SIK_VLT

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    That's some sweet power figures what time have you run down the 1/4 ?
     
  3. Torcida

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    didnt race with new power yet, planning in the next 3 weeks, but ran 11.7 @ 120mph 2 yrs ago 257kw
     

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