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EKanoo Pro Import GT86 2JZ US 1/4 Record

It seems EKanoo and the team have been at it again, this time taking their Pro Import GT86 over to the US to see what they can run.

Gary White ran it down the Michigan 1/4 mile at – 5.891 @ 388kph (241mph), breaking the US import record. Although not breaking their previous 5.77 @ 399kph (248mph) world record it’s a pretty impressive feat after a few runs.

Congratulations to the EKanoo Racing team! It will be interesting to see where this car and it’s development go from here.

EKanoo GT86 Burnout
EKanoo GT86 – Source EKanoo Racing Facebook Page

 

New import 1/4 mile 2JZ world record – 2JZ GT86

EKanoo have done it again, posting a new import 1/4 mile 2JZ world record making it the world’s quickest and fastest import with the mighty 2JZ!

Best E.T – 5.77 @ 399kph (248mph)
Best trap speed – 5.82 @ 400kph (249mph)

Once again an amazing effort by the EKanoo team and another great drive job by Gary White.

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World’s first 5 second import – 2JZ Supra

Did we ever doubt that a 2JZ powered vehicle would be the first in the 5 second 1/4 mile club? No we didn’t!

Although this may be old news to some, I held off posting EKanoo Racing Supra’s 5 second 1/4 mile run as these guys were breaking records left right and centre. An amazing effort by the EKanoo team and another great drive job by Gary White.

Best E.T – 5.97 @ 387kph (240mph)
Best trap speed – 6.00 @ 394kph (245mph)

World’s first 5 second import
World’s Fastest Supra
World’s Fastest 2JZ powered vehicle

In addition they also ran a 6.65@356KM/H (221MPH) in the Toyota 86 with the 2JZ combo, making it the world’s fastest 86 down the 1/4 mile.

Also I’m glad Khalid Mohammed’s recovered and walked away uninjured after this nasty crash in the Twin Turbo Lexus ISF.

 

10.5 Supra New Import World Record

It’s been a while since I put anything up from E.Kanoo Racing, but they are still at it with the supra. This time in the 10.5 outlaw supra – 6.04@374.44KM/H. So close to a 5 second supra, an amazing achievement and another great drive job by Gary White.

Cooma 1000m Sprint 2014

November 22nd of 2014 was the 3rd running of the Snowy Mountains 1000m event – http://snowymountains1000.com.au/.

This event is to see who is the fastest (and has the highest top speed) from a standing start over a 1000m (1km) airport runway in an regional Australian town (Cooma, NSW – close to 1000m altitude). No race fuels, no nitrous, and only on street radial tyres.

Cooma1000m2014

This year the event was even better for my car, no ignition or major boost issues, I had a tune on e85 with some adjusted cam tuning, new tyres and the new turbo setup. More details on my build can be found HERE.

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Supra and 2JZ World Record 1/4 Mile Runs

E.Kanoo Racing has just broken the 2JZ World Record again, 3 major records were smashed with their 10.5 Outlaw 3/4 chassis supra driven by Garry White;

Fastest Toyota Supra
Fastest 2JZ powered vehicle
Fastest Import

Congratulations to the E.Kanoo Racing team, hopefully GAS motorsport can bring the record back to Australia 🙂

E.Kanoo have also beaten the IRS supra record, running a 7.12 @ 201 mph. What a great achievement!

Video is a mini documentary and both runs are in there.

Gas Motorsport Drag Celicas

2JZGarage is looking to keep up with the 2JZGTE powered vehicles of Australia and the world from now on – this is some footage I got back at GAS motorsports back in 2009 – the guys at GAS have now powerered some of their vehciles to low 6 sec runs (6.32 @ 223mph for the gold celica pictured in the video)  on the 2JZ-  An amazing achievement and more videos news to come!
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Few pics and video footage of GAS Motosport Toyota Celica 2jz powered drag cars in their workshop that I took on a supra dyno day. These produce around 2000hp each 🙂