Breaking! Jeff Lutz unveils new 3,500 hp ride for Drag Week and Street Outlaws!

If you follow Hot Rod’s Drag Week, or drag racing in general, then the name Jeff Lutz should be a familiar one. He also seems to have a soft spot for ’57 Chevys. His previous two, both called Mad Max, and both in flat black paint, were powered by twin-turbo big-blocks. See a pattern here? Even his 1969 Camaro streetable Pro Mod (which won Drag Week last year) was flat black with a twin-turbo big-block. So, when we heard Lutz had a super-secret project in the works we were pretty sure what the engine combo would be. Well, we were right and when the car was unveiled this weekend, for the first time, at the Tri Five Nationals it was motivated by a 540 big-block tied to twin 98mm turbos! And while the engine is the same displacement Lutz has used before the turbos are bigger than the 88s he has ran in the past.

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