Larry starts up a 426 Wedge on an engine stand.
Larry Shepard starts up a fresh Hemi at Shepard's Automotive.
Stock 426 MaxWedge show car on the dyno (1x4 carb). Fresh engine with less than 100 miles on it revving to 6200 rpm.
Welcome to Nick's Garage! Nick Panaritis wants to get things started here with a special build, so he's letting you in on the rebirth of his own classic 426 HEMI. This power plant made a name for itself 5 decades ago, and now we're all going to watch and listen as it is brought back to life and then pushed beyond the red line. Chrysler claimed 425 horsepower back in the day, let's find out what it makes today as Nick goes looking for True 426 HEMI Horsepower!
NEVER REGISTERED WITH DMV AND NEVER DRIVEN ON PUBLIC STREETS---THIS IS AN ORIGINAL FACTORY RACE CAR,& DEALER SUPPLIED 1963 DODGE 330 426 MAX WEDGE. THIS WAS THE START OF THE MUSCLE CAR ERA. NO GAS SHORTAGE IN THE 60S=MOPAR BIG BLOCK RACING DOMINANCE. THIS FACTORY RACE CAR WAS BOUGHT BY THE ORIGINAL OWNER BRAND NEW FROM A DEALER IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA TO RACE ON THE LOCAL 1/4 MILE TRACKS. IT ONLY HAS 1882 MILES, THATS ONE THOUSAND EIGHT HUNDRED EIGHTY TWO ORIGINAL MILES MADE A 1/4 AT A TIME. IT WAS THEN SOLD TO PICTURE CAR WAREHOUSE OF NORTHRIDGE CALIFORNIA AND PLACED IN THEIR MOPAR COLLECTION. ANY INQUIRES SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO AL OVER AT PCW web site: www.picturecarwarehouse.com