TITLE

WAKING THE BEAST

AUTHOR(S)
Arblaster, Mark
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Street Machine;May2012, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p130
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the developments in the sports car industry, particularly in Australia. It features the customization made by Glen Kelly of Extreme Street Performance on the Ford FG V8 Falcon car. Among the features of the car are a diffuser core, a water-to-air intercooler, and a back-half exhaust system. It features the VK Calais car owned by Matt Turnbull of Victoria.
ACCESSION #
75152233

 

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