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Craig Munro’s proven recipe for Tryhard.

The most powerful street car in the world.

Tryhard

Main ingredient: 1 x 2001 VX R8 HOLDEN COMMODORE

Then add the following: Paint: ’Blue Pearl’ by B&M Refinishers, Engine: LS1 Iron truck block 402ci Heads: Higgins Race Developments Pistons: CP Forged 7. 5 : 1, Rods: Carillo Crank, Caleys Cam: Solid lifters, Turbos: Garrett T100 x 2, Exhaust manifold by MB Refinishers, Fuel injectors: 800cc x 16, Fuel pump: SX1000 HP x 6, ECU: Autronic Intercooler: A.R.E. Ice box water-to-air intercooler System, Gearbox: Modified T56 Manual, Clutch: Twin plate, Differential: 9” custom - B&M Refinishers, Rims: Club-Sport R8 (Rear wheel arches widened by us), Tyres: 265 x 18 front, 315 X 18 rear.

Finish with: Dyno run: Summernats Horsepower Hero in 2008.

The result: Tryhard records 1895.7 HP at the rear wheels.

 

You can go to our Gallery to see pictures. Or click here to purchase The Legend of Tryhard DVD featuring Summernats Horsepower Hero in 2003, 2004 and 2008. Includes bonus features: Building Tryhard (shown in time-lapse) and in-car footage during winning 2008 Dyno run and much more... To view a short clip of Summernats 2008, click here

 

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