Muscle car tokyo drift. A world class 509 in one car and a hardcore 572 in theother. Cars that appeared in the 2006 film the fast and the furious. By justin kaehler no your eyes do not deceive you. With that in mind i thought wed take a look at one of the automotive stars from the third installment of the franchise the 1971 chevrolet monte carlo from fast and the furious.
Having been around in 70 with my own chevy muscle car and running in a club that included a gtx two road runners one a 440 tri power a hemi cuda and a 340 cuda among the typical ford and chevy offerings the gtxs and road runners were not the same car. The fast and the furious tokyo drift car of the day monte carlo ign. But this rear wheel drive muscle machine or pony car to be more exact was the hero in tokyo drift the movie car was fitted with a turbocharged powertrain pilfered from a tuned. You actually are seeing an old school american muscle car here on ign cars.
The tokyo drift rx 8 can sprint from 0 to 60 mph in 67 seconds and completes the quarter mile in 149 seconds at 1036 mph. The 350z is the bad guys car. An old muscle car in tokyo drift. The 1971 chevrolet monte carlo from fast and the furious.
But the cars are actually powered by smaller mitchellcrate engines. The muscle cars that appear in the series are. The large displacement rear wheel drive north american cars are classified as muscle cars and represent the furious.