2006 Woodward Dream Cruise: Jay Leno's Tank Car Takes Woodward Avenue…


The rains couldn't keep Leno's Tank Car from exhibition at the Woodward Dream Cruise, but the boys at Bosch were kind enough to drop a tent over it to make sure no damage would be done to the one-of-a-kind engine on wheels by the not-so-much torrential downpour. If y'all remember, his 9500-lb. hot rod's humongous V12… » 8/19/06 1:16pm 8/19/06 1:16pm

Fat, Fast Bastard: Twin Turbos for Leno's Tank Car

So you though Jay Leno had wrung all the juice possible out of his Tank Car? Silly you. The 9500-lb. hot rod's giganormous V12 tank engine (1792 ci) was merely naturally aspirated. Enter turbo king Gale Banks, a friend of Leno's, who agreed to fit the Tank Car with twin turbos — which will boost horsepower to 1600 hp… » 7/31/06 12:04pm 7/31/06 12:04pm