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 |  Apr 10 2012, 12:32 PM


The one thing electric motors are best at is in delivering instant torque, so it would only make sense to make electric dragsters.

While the full-size dragster still prefer to burn alcohol, Traxxas will sell you a miniature, radio controlled, electric dragster for your amusement.

This 1/8 scale model features Traxxas’ ET-3s brushless motor, which allows this little dragster to hit speeds of upto 70+ mph, which is seriously fast for a projectile that can run into your ankles.

Currently, the only body style offered is based on the Ford Mustang, but you can choose from four different color schemes, each depicting an actual NHRA Funny Car replica dragster.

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 |  Feb 14 2012, 2:31 PM

Hot Rods are pretty cool, but the one in this video sure is hot.

Watch  ”Wild Thang” at the National Hot Rod Racing Association spit up flames during the 2012 the organization’s Winter Nationals.

Heed our warning, if you stare to long, the video starts to have hypnotic effects. Especially if you’re a gear head.

Check out the full video below.

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