VTG’s Evo 8 with a Turbo LSx V8 Makes 1239 hp

Mitsubishi Evo 8 with a Turbo LSx V8

VTG recently visited Materialmord Racing in Schneverdingen, Germany with their Evo VIII project for some dyno time. There the turbocharged LSx V8 made 1239 horsepower and 1877 Nm (1384 lb-ft) of torque to the rear hubs. Before visiting the dyno, the team went to Grand Prix Polski where the car went 8.227 sec at 278.63 km/h (173.13 mph) in the quarter-mile (video below). Earlier this year it went 8.09 sec at Santa Pod Raceway.

Mitsubishi Evo 8 with a Turbo LSx V8

Mitsubishi Evo 8 with a Turbo LSx V8

Source: EVO VIII V8 FB page and Materialmord Racing FB page via Piotr


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      what kind of track did STM run on? Germany has (to my knowledge) a single real drag racing facility, all other races are held on former airport runways. Makes heaps of a difference.

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