Polly Motorsports Trans Am
Photo: Camilla Smistad Tofterå
0-100 kph (0-62 mph): 2,23 sec,
1/8 mile (201m): 5,91 sec-205 kph (128 mph),
Highest recorded speed is 407.134 kph. This is currently the highest official recorded speed in Europe for street-legal cars. The speed record was set on the ATP-Papenburg track in Germany, on wet surface.
Car: 1986 Ponitac Trans Am.
Owner: Pål Arvid Blytt, Bergen, Norge.
Engine: Chevrolet 540 cid Donovan aluminiumsblock with Dart heads, custom hand built intake with charge coolers, Cailles billet crank, Oliver rods, JE pistons, custom camshaft, Jesel 1.7 shaft rockers, Autronic SM4 ECU, MSD ignition system, Custom dry sump oil system, Procharger F3R, custom 2.25" headers and 5" exhaust system.
Front wheel suspension: Custom built fully adjustable geometry with rod ends. Custom Bilstein coilover shocks in cooperation with Mobeck Tekniske, steering in cooperation with Tony Woodward.
Rear suspension: 9" Floater rearend, DPS axles, Aluminium 3rd member with Thorsen differential and 2.47:1 gear for high speed racing. Custom built torque arm and links for rear end with rod ends.
Brakes: for race: 400mm (15") carbon w 6 piston calipers Brembo, 13" rear w 4 piston calipers.
Wheels and tires: Huge consumption for tires :-).
Inredning: MOMO Chairs, Autometer instruments, Racepak datalogger w dash, 6 point harness, full roll cage.
Weight: 4600 lbs incl driver, navigator and fully tanked 47 gallon fuel cell
Foto: Camilla Smistad Tofterå