The AWD 4 Rotor didn't like 8000 RPM. Zero Pounds of Boost

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  • Published: 13 January 2020
  • The last 72 hours were the coolest moments of this journey so far. A simple mistake caused what appeared to be catastrophic damage. Enjoy the rollercoaster i was on for the last 3 days.

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Comments • 1 299

  • Sasha de Graaff
    Sasha de Graaff  2 hours back

    If you slipped you foot while driving without floorpan, you'd be in a wheel chair if not worse. just saying.

    • Rudi Geyser
      Rudi Geyser  15 hours back

      When dyno already?

      • InherentPaper11
        InherentPaper11  16 hours back

        Lol man you can tell that thing just wants to Go I can’t wait for it to be completely done and you take it for a run in the drag strip because it’s about to be so nasty I’m too excited

        • NoSurrenderTV
          NoSurrenderTV  18 hours back

          Ik This Takes A While I Just Wanna See It Finished

          • anonymous
            anonymous  2 days back

            $500,000 build and car looks like something from MAD MAX the road warrior....bet he wishes he bought an exotic with cold AC ,and power heated seats.

            • LucyanoLuci
              LucyanoLuci  2 days back

              Apexes fucked, sad. It's losing pressure as hell, from what I hear, the engine doesn't run in all 4 rotors... sad situation. Hope you fix the problem.

              • Ott Jaanimäe
                Ott Jaanimäe  2 days back

                sounds amazing

                • Jedediah Smart
                  Jedediah Smart  2 days back

                  Not only does it sounds like a 2-stroke it's getting a healthy dose of pre-mix too!

                  • caged lion
                    caged lion  2 days back

                    Never go below 14 fuel to air 13.5 max. 😀

                    • caged lion
                      caged lion  2 days back

                      I just want to see the cts v do a burnout 😁

                      • makaveli200369
                        makaveli200369  3 days back

                        Who makes the steering rack?

                        • MrMeoow91
                          MrMeoow91  3 days back

                          Mazda needs to bring his car back to HQ for R&D

                          • Brian O
                            Brian O  3 days back

                            I am happy to buy the V if you need funds. 😂

                            • Wolfsmithiii
                              Wolfsmithiii  3 days back

                              Kinda sounds like a ferrari

                              • Draxindustries1
                                Draxindustries1  3 days back

                                All that money spent now there's Ali filings all over the plugs.
                                The things burning a lot of oil going by the plumes of blue smoke

                                • Ezikiem Ortiz
                                  Ezikiem Ortiz  3 days back

                                  Gave it beans

                                  • sJenkauski
                                    sJenkauski  4 days back

                                    Gosh I cant wait to hear that thing rap all the way up

                                    • Professor Yuno
                                      Professor Yuno  4 days back

                                      My guy just get the Vargas brothers to come out so this shyt can be done already...

                                      • buckeyefan635
                                        buckeyefan635  4 days back

                                        Will I ever see this thing on the road in Michigan? With love from Oakland County ;-)

                                        • d33dub
                                          d33dub  4 days back

                                          My rx7 was the same colour as this was originally :D

                                          • Jason Vaughn
                                            Jason Vaughn  4 days back

                                            It’s pointless to turn it with it the fuel and premix that rich.

                                            • unknown alias
                                              unknown alias  4 days back

                                              Blew 60k in a day and not cocaine that's a surprise

                                              • Yeetus Feetus
                                                Yeetus Feetus  4 days back

                                                Ngl sounds like a 787b

                                                • Stone Heart
                                                  Stone Heart  4 days back

                                                  Oh Rob give it to Clitorius McFartland he will do it in 2 days.

                                                  • K5Daily !!
                                                    K5Daily !!  4 days back

                                                    So we just not going to talk about the screw driver in the transmission 😂

                                                    • Water Brandon
                                                      Water Brandon  4 days back

                                                      Are you able to Fred Flintstone this thing? :)

                                                      It sounds so awesome. I'm thrilled for you to get it all working the way you dreamed!

                                                      • john rocha
                                                        john rocha  4 days back

                                                        World's longest build.

                                                        • Anon Anon
                                                          Anon Anon  4 days back

                                                          50 years later when there's no more oil. Rob: Hey guys we starting all over again and going electric. FML this is never going to get done. repeat never.

                                                          • snoobabs1
                                                            snoobabs1  4 days back

                                                            Blue/white smoke of death...

                                                            • Jim Daniel
                                                              Jim Daniel  4 days back

                                                              Where is all of the aluminum on the plug coming from? If it were my $60K engine, I would be seriously freaking out! Bad trip, man. You haven't even pushed it yet and your engine is fragged?

                                                              • Powersproductions130
                                                                Powersproductions130  4 days back

                                                                This thing sounds like a mixture between a formula 1 car and a WWI Biplane. 😂
                                                                Love it!

                                                                • josh winn
                                                                  josh winn  4 days back

                                                                  Rob man, you really have no business fucking with the ECU tune. Just let a professional deal with it. You are clueless.

                                                                  • James Dills
                                                                    James Dills  5 days back

                                                                    Why not build a more manageable engine.. Four rotors is stout as it is.. Aside from the fact that you may have been sponsored by your turbo manufacturer (not speaking from facts, but guessing based on past videos.). 4 rotors and great tuning, the car should be much more manageable and different to the most other content out there. Just a thought anyway.

                                                                    • Sullivan For Everyone
                                                                      Sullivan For Everyone  5 days back

                                                                      The lack of symmetry in the motor is extremely bothersome.

                                                                      • Sullivan For Everyone
                                                                        Sullivan For Everyone  5 days back

                                                                        Not to mention this is the most expensive and biggest failure of a project. With how much money he makes the car could of been done a long time ago lol

                                                                    • Harry G
                                                                      Harry G  5 days back

                                                                      More money than sense.

                                                                      • Ben Jones
                                                                        Ben Jones  5 days back

                                                                        Need to take it drag racing

                                                                        • Kurt L
                                                                          Kurt L  5 days back

                                                                          You gave it the beans, and it gave you the mayo

                                                                          • Big Dog
                                                                            Big Dog  5 days back

                                                                            Too much oil on the plugs, flame out

                                                                            • Daniel
                                                                              Daniel  5 days back

                                                                              please keep the stock steering wheel. that way you can make a record. Fastest RX7 with stock steering wheel.

                                                                              • Dom Lucky
                                                                                Dom Lucky  5 days back

                                                                                this thing will go under 10 easyyy

                                                                                • Poncho Lo
                                                                                  Poncho Lo  5 days back

                                                                                  So much time and money... I get the point is to be really different but at the same time you can spent less time and money for a much better faster car project.

                                                                                  • bimmen325
                                                                                    bimmen325  5 days back

                                                                                    Ls swap it now that you’ve proven rotaries suck...you could have built a 3000hp car for less than half the price and it could actually be reliable.

                                                                                    • Mario Jose Gonzalez
                                                                                      Mario Jose Gonzalez  5 days back

                                                                                      @Rob Dahm you need some help from the Vargas Bros homie!

                                                                                      • Dated.
                                                                                        Dated.  5 days back

                                                                                        I cant wait for this thing to be done

                                                                                        • Andreas Wehling
                                                                                          Andreas Wehling  5 days back

                                                                                          Hey rob please dont give up an make that thing fast best wishes from germany

                                                                                          • Willem van der Pol
                                                                                            Willem van der Pol  5 days back

                                                                                            That 4 rotor sounds smooth though. Way better than a 2 or 3 rotor.

                                                                                            • Willem van der Pol
                                                                                              Willem van der Pol  5 days back

                                                                                              Well, at least he can flintstone it back home when its broken down.

                                                                                              • The Rx7 roadie BURPLE RX7

                                                                                                Ooooo that’s not good, those housings are going to be chattered to fuck, no one wants to see shavings on there plugs