Corvette-Tuning Legend Callaway Makes A 540 Horsepower Chevy Silverado

Longtime Corvette tuner Reeves Callaway has partnered with Rocky Ridge; a company that generally jacks-up 4x4s, to make this high-riding supercharged monster of a 2015 Chevy Silverado you'll be able to buy at a GM dealer. » 11/05/14 1:23pm 11/05/14 1:23pm

Ghost Engine Haunts Dog In Bizarre Supercharged Toyota Ad

There's very little to say about Toyota's 1G-GZE supercharged straight six. Well, except that it was a ghost and it appears to have haunted at least one innocent dog. » 10/31/14 3:09pm 10/31/14 3:09pm

Here's how Tesla builds its Supercharger sites

So you want to drive your Tesla Model S across the country and pay for zero electricity? Cool story. Tesla says that's not a problem with its fancy Supercharger stations. But how exactly does Tesla build those Supercharger sites? » 8/19/14 2:09pm 8/19/14 2:09pm

Tesla Short On Supercharger Goal, Also Confusing Journalists

Here's the thing about Tesla ownership: They're electric, and you've got to charge the damn things. To make it easier, Tesla said they would provide superchargers across the country. They haven't. At least not yet. » 9/17/13 3:20pm 9/17/13 3:20pm

How Many Heinekens For That Supercharger On Your Hood?

A supercharger bolted directly to the hood of your Miata doesn't mean you get any added horsepower, nor does it make you look cool. But is it worth a six pack of Heineken? » 8/06/12 3:00pm 8/06/12 3:00pm

Hear America's Only Nitrous-Boosted 24-Cylinder Supercharged Diesel

California developer "Big" Mike Harrah already owns a 3,000-hp hot rod powered by a PT boat's V12. His next project? A Peterbuilt-based rod with a 24-cylinder Detroit Diesel, churning 3,400 hp via superchargers and nitrous. Un. Holy. » 12/01/10 1:00pm 12/01/10 1:00pm

Billetproof 2007: Supercharger Madness!


Here we have a study in comparative scale. On a 454 or 460, this monstrous B&M supercharger would look normal, but here, perched atop a smaller V8 of unknown displacement, it looks ludicrous... ludicrously AWESOME! Sure, the engine is probably spending most of its time powering just the charger, but jeebus, that… » 6/05/07 10:46am 6/05/07 10:46am