Behold the worlds quickest “Street Legal” vehicle… it’s a 98 pickup
Sep15

Behold the worlds quickest “Street Legal” vehicle… it’s a 98 pickup

Over the pond the term “street legal” might mean a little less than what would be required on UK roads. With that aside, any car capable of running a low 6 second quarter mile is going to be rather special. Even if his ute might need some work for it’s MOT, Larry Larson still made a 6.16-second pass at 219 mph in his 1998 Chevy S-10 during the HOT ROD Drag Week 2014 Heads-Up Challenge. The resulting time is reported...

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World’s Fastest Street Car destroys the quarter in 6.95 ET @ 209 mph… drives home.

A quarter mile in less than 7 seconds is a mean feat for any car let alone a 3,500 pound street legal 1966 Vauxhall Chevrolet Nova.  Larry Larson’s  Nova is propelled by a   twin-turbocharged 565 cubic-inch big-block Bowtie V8 with  estimates putting it at more than 2,300 horsepower. With figures like that we are less than surprised that this automotive power house has been credited with the title of “The world’s...

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