2005 Lotus Elise | 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

This is a 2005 Lotus Elise that was at the 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Lotus Elise is a British sports car that’s been in production since 1996. This is from the second generation, which was produced between 2001 and 2011. The engine of this one is a 1.8 liter Rover K-series straight-4 that produces 120 horsepower and 124 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 5-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 5.7 seconds and has a top speed of 126 mph. This car weighs 1,778 pounds since the body panels are composite, and the chassis is made of steel and aluminum.

1991 Suzuki Every Turbo | 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

That’s a ’91 Suzuki Every Turbo that was at the 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Suzuki Carry is a kei truck/van that’s been in production since 1961. This is from the ninth generation, which was made between 1991 and 1999. The engine is a 0.65 liter turbocharged straight-3 that produces 60 horsepower and 64 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 5-speed manual.

1959 Nash Metropolitan | 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

That’s a ’59 Nash Metropolitan that was at the 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Nash Metropolitan was in production between October of 1953 and April of 1961 (model years between 1954 and 1962). The engine of this one is a 1.5 liter straight-4 that produces 52 horsepower and 77 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 3-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 21.1 seconds and has a top speed of 77 mph.

2018 Dodge Challenger Demon | 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

This is a 2018 Dodge Challenger Demon that was at the 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. It’s from the third generation of the Dodge Challenger, which has been in production since 2008. The Demon was unveiled at the 2017 New York Auto Show, and even made it’s film debut in The Fate of the Furious. Tim Kuniskus is the man behind the project, and he presented the car while the song “Fuel” by Metallica was being played. The engine is a 6.2 liter supercharged Hemi V8 that produces 840 horsepower and 770 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is an 8-speed automatic. This car weighs 4,279 pounds since the chassis is unitary steel. This car does 0-60 mph in 2.3 seconds. I’m not sure what the true top speed is because one source says that it’s 207 mph, and another says it’s 168 mph. A total of 3,300 were built. 3,000 were sold in America, and the remaining 300 were sold in Canada.

1957 Chevy Bel Air | 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

This is a ’57 Chevy Bel Air that was at the 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Chevy Bel Air is a full size luxury car that was made between 1949 and 1980 (model years between 1950 and 1981). This is from the second generation, which was made between 1954 and 1957 (model years between 1955 and 1957). The engine of this one is a 4.3 liter Small Block V8 that produces 162 horsepower and 257 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 10.8 seconds and has a top speed of 101 mph.