Off-Road Aggressor Chevrolet Silverado Reaper Is Released To The Wild

To give GM fans a ground-pounding off-road alternative to the Ford Raptor (and troll the Blue Oval), Corvette tuning legend Ken Lingenfelter and truck tuner Southern Comfort Automotive got together and created a suped-up Silverado called the Reaper. This is the first one we've seen in the wild. » 8/14/14 12:47pm 8/14/14 12:47pm

Chevy Silverado Reaper Might Have The Balls To Excuse Its Looks

I finally saw the Chevrolet Silverado Reaper beyond the confines of a Photoshop-scape yesterday at the Chicago Auto Show, and learned a few things about it that might make you reconsider writing it off over that wacky face. » 2/07/14 11:15am 2/07/14 11:15am

The Million-Dollar Story Of The First V8 Corvette

Corvette-o-philes know the first-generation Corvette wasn't a muscle car — it was a European-style roadster with Jaguar in its sights. Under the fiberglass hood was an inline six, dubbed "Blue Flame." But in 1955, sales were off. The Corvette needed a transfusion — and it got one. » 5/03/12 3:00pm 5/03/12 3:00pm

This 1,000-hp racing engine glows in the dark

Watching an engine up on a stand doesn't always count as porn, although Lingenfelter's 358ci LSx flat plane crank race engine with a 76mm Garrett turbo, producing more than 1,000 hp. Watch for it in the Lingenfelter Gen V Camaro SS. » 10/03/11 4:30pm 10/03/11 4:30pm

Awesome 1000 horsepower Chevy powered Ferrari 360 is awesome

What would you do if you blew the engine of your Ferrari 360 GT during a track day? While most Ferrari owners would probably go for an expensive engine rebuild after the tears subsided, one Californian exotic car owner decided to think outside the box. The 1000 horsepower Chevy powered bastard Ferrari seen here is… » 4/17/11 4:00pm 4/17/11 4:00pm

Lingenfelter Camaro Runs 9.04 Second 1/4 Mile

Closely chasing Evolution Performance's eight second Mustang is Lingenfelter Performance's LS9-powered 2010 Camaro. Their six-speed Camaro is consistently running low nine-second quarter miles and, judging by this video, they're well on their way to an eight-second run. » 11/07/10 5:00pm 11/07/10 5:00pm

Lingenfelter Trans Am Concept: There Goes The Neighborhood

The Lingenfelter 455 T/A Concept has shown its unique mug on the floor of SEMA. If you take a deep breath you can almost smell meth cookin' behind the curtain and hear dogs fighting over the din of the show. » 11/02/09 6:20pm 11/02/09 6:20pm

EXCLUSIVE: 800 HP Specter Werks Corvette GTR Live Shots!

After we saw press photos of the Lingenfelter twin-turbocharged 800HP Specter Werks Corvette GTR, we headed to their Troy, Michigan shop and grabbed some exclusive first photos of the super tuner car as it was packed up for SEMA. » 10/28/09 5:30pm 10/28/09 5:30pm

EXCLUSIVE: 800HP Lingenfelter Twin Turbo-Powered Specter Werks Corvette…

Take the radically restyled Specter Werks Corvette GTR, chuck an 800 HP Lingenfelter twin-turbo 7.0-liter LS7 under the hood and 22lb carbon fiber HRE wheels underneath and you've got one badass 'Vette set for debut at SEMA. » 10/28/09 4:15pm 10/28/09 4:15pm

Turbo LS7-Powered 800 HP Lingenfelter Camaro SS Mullet-Mobile

You didn't think that Hennessey was the only big-name tuner meddling with the new Camaro did you? Give a big honky-tonk, mullet-swaying welcome to the 800 HP, turbocharged LS7-swapped Lingenfelter Camaro SS. » 5/06/09 5:45pm 5/06/09 5:45pm

Baldwin-Motion, Lingenfelter Team up on New Powerplant

What happens when you match up the displacement freaks at Baldwin-Motion with the turbo- and supercharger-drunk labcoats at Lingenfelter? We're not exactly sure, but apparently you get something like the new Lingenfelter/Motion Big-Block. Tech specs will be released at the SEMA show in a week or so, but we know the… » 10/24/06 3:00pm 10/24/06 3:00pm

Lingenfelter's 800hp Corvette Z06

Corvette Z06 owners looking for ways to spend the spread between their car's dealer-premium price and the sticker of, say, a Ferrari F430 or Porsche 911 Turbo need only call the boys at Lingenfelter. Give the venerable Corvette tuning house 8-12 weeks and $50,000, and they'll turn any Z06 into a twin-turbo, 800hp… » 1/31/06 8:07am 1/31/06 8:07am