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Supercharger Explodes! Third Gen Firebird Named Hateful Has Twin Screw Issues!

When it comes to pushing a high-performance machine to the limits, no matter what the ...

When it comes to pushing a high-performance machine to the limits, no matter what the setting may be, there are a lot of ducks that have to be in a line to make sure that your setup is running optimally and even then, some pretty insane stuff can tend to unfold.

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Video by – NXGonzo Video

We’re not sure exactly what went down here but what we can see is that when this third-generation Pontiac Firebird that goes by the name of “Hateful” zipped down the lanes during this race, the car ended up having a sizable issue that would end up with a dramatic finish.

As the car was under a full load, it looks like the supercharger wasn’t quite cooperating with the rest of the engine as it blew to pieces, making a fireball of an explosion and sending a piece of the hood flying as the car rocketed down the lane at what we’re assuming was a pretty stout speed to begin with.

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Check out the video down below as NXGonzo was able to film the pass and capture the action as bits of Pontiac went flying! This most certainly is a situation that you wouldn’t want to be tied up in but it most certainly could have also been a lot worse as well.





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