Tag "Walkinshaw"

Herrod Motorsport XR8 vs Walkinshaw W507

It doesn’t seem that long ago that to wrench better than 600 horsepower out of a street engine, you had to supercharge a big-block V8, take it right to the edge and then cross your fingers, making sure nothing fragile

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Walkinshaw unleashes 880Nm Commodore V8

When Holden and HSV raise outputs on production Commodore V8 models, tuners Walkinshaw will only take them higher – in this case to 547kW and 880Nm. Tagged the W547 kit, referencing its power figure, the VF Series II tuner package

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Walkinshaw WP507

It’s said that the greatest artists know when to step back from their work and declare it finished. Whether it be music, or painting, or simply renovating the house, the temptation is always there to keep fiddling and refining to

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Walkinshaw Racing Edition

A 1984 Rover Vitesse might seem an unlikely place to find inspiration, apart for perhaps a trip to the local wreckers or re-enacting an old episode of The Bill, but it’s that very vehicle that led to the creation of

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VIDEO: Walkinshaw’s V12 Jaguar meets The Mountain

For our third ‘Lap of the Gods’ episode we visit a pair that were a little less synonymous with Bathurst. In 1985, however, Tom Walkinshaw and his shrieking V12-powered Jaguar XJ-S etched themselves in to Bathurst history.   After having

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