We go behind the scenes with VMP Tuning and ROUSH to take a look at VMP’s supercharger upgrade for 2005-2010 ROUSHcharged vehicles. As well as the inner workings of their TVS Supercharger and how it’s manufactured.
We install Edelbrock’s E-Force Stage 2 supercharger system for 2011+ Mustangs and put it to the test on the dyno and at the drag strip.
It’s not everyday that you get the chance to experience a tour of OE level proving grounds and R&D, so when we had the opportunity to tour the Eaton facility we jumped on it! Check out how Eaton puts their superchar
Follow along as Kevin Van Noy of Carburetor Solutions Unlimited modifies a carburetor into a blow-through style carburetor that will perform as necessary for a supercharged combination.
Follow along as we install one of ROUSH Performance’s 575-horsepower TVS Stage 1 supercharger systems, their axle-back exhaust, and then the Stage 2 cold-air induction kit that nets 625 horsepower on our 2013 Mustan
The centrifugal supercharger has powered many champions to the winner’s circle over the last couple of decades. Check inside to take a walk down memory lane and recall some of the amazing feats a centrifugal blower has been a part of in its drag racing history.
Project BlownZ gets a power upgrade in the form of a brand-spankin’-new ProCharger F-1X supercharger. We spoke with ProCharger’s Sergio Schifman, who was happy to detail some of the performance advantages of this new piece. Testing and race results inside!
ProCharger is about to unleash their new i-1 supercharger that promises to completely change the way we think about centrifugal boost.
You’d be hard-pressed to find a company with more options for adding nitrous to an LS engine than Nitrous Express, or simply NX as it’s known to their fans. Founded in 1996, and still owned and operated by Mike Wood, the company takes great pride in the quality, engineering, safety, and power of their systems.
We’ve connected with Turbosmart USA to help us guide you to a better understanding of how blowoff valves and wastegates work and how they’re properly sized for a given application, engine combination, etc.
Chris Alston’s Chassisworks has helped lead the charge in hardcore supercharging accessories with the development of the Component Drive System, a supercharger belt and gear drive setup that also features a host of innovative accessory drives. Join us as we review the CDS system on our Project BlownZ Camaro.
We finally have our Chiseled Performance intercooler and water tank installed into our BlownZ Camaro project car, and we are happy with the results to say the least. Check out this latest installment of our ongoing build to learn more!
Curious to know whether or not your current LS-based engine needs a vacuum pump? We put one to the test; installing a GZ Motorsports Sportsman vacuum pump on a big-inch 454ci. LSx. What did the dyno numbers reveal? Read on to find out, right here!
An overview of the refinements made to ProCharger’s F-Series Superchargers, from the vaunted new F-1X to the monster F-3R, with racing history and excerpts from ProCharger-powered racers.
In this tech piece, we’ll take a look at the feature-filled Schoneck Composites supercharger reverse drive system that we’ll be using on our Project BlownZ, along with a look into the ProCharger F-1R blower and other F-1 series superchargers.
The innovative team at Accessible Technologies Inc., the name behind the ProCharger supercharger brand, opened their doors to the powerTV team, allowing us a virtually all-access look inside the design, manufacturing, and assembly process that goes into their self-contained supercharger systems.
We installed the e-Boost Street into our Mustang with a minimum of muss and fuss by following the excellent directions provided by Turbosmart USA. Additionally, we previewed their more powerful E-Boost 2 boost controller.
Maximizing the NOVI 2200 supercharger output will help achieve that goal as the JPC Racing ’11 Mustang shop car has already run 9.34 at 150 mph and cranks out 843 rwhp at 15 psi of boost and 6,600 rpm—any higher resulted in belt slippage. Now with the 8-rib upgrade, the team from JPC went back to the dyno…
Nitrous oxide has come a long way as a reliable power adder over the last few decades. We took a kit from ZEX nitrous over to local shop Cunningham Motorsports (CMS) to have it installed on a 2011 Mustang. Come in and check out the overview of the installation and the power we picked up!
Chris Alston’s Chassisworks has unveiled a whole new line of products designed for direct bolt-on gear and belt driven superchargers for racing or serious performance-built street motors. The new line, called Component Drive Systems (CDS) is designed for either single and dual ProChargers, Vortechs or Paxtons.