Father modifies his son's powerwheels to 66HP (video)

I nominate him for dad of the year:

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billhorvath3 years ago
Note that the motor is .66 (point-six-six) horsepower, and not 66 HP as the title states.
66 HP can kill you!

You realise that thats only about a 33 ford v6 if its 66 hp. But, .66? I have a more powerful air compressor.

66 would be insane.
PKM billhorvath3 years ago
When I read the title I thought "I nominate him for a Darwin award by proxy if he gives a small child 66hp", but 0.66 hp sounds just about right.
LanceMakes (author)  billhorvath3 years ago
Right you are


Dad of the year. Maybe decade.
Termyte3 years ago
Waaay Cool. Props to Dad!
{post race interview in Victory Lane}
"The Rust-eze, Amsoil #95 Chevrolet run good all day. On the first caution Daddy put a couple of rounds of wedge in it and on the restart, she was hungry so I just let her graze.."
kelseymh3 years ago
That Dad's awesomeness is vastly increased as he's got his son actively working on the mod, too! It's not just something he did for the boy, it's something the two of them did together.

Epic win.
PKM kelseymh3 years ago
Can we put this and Kathryn's Fiero in a category of "best parents ever"? These kids aren't going to grow up into the sort of people who call tech support because the cup holder on their computer broke :)
hey isn't that the song from the begining of the first movie?
iproberry13 years ago
Amazing! If only the company produced those!
Wow! Now that is awesome. I wish I would have had one of these instead of a Barbie jeep!
DoctorDv3 years ago
That is sooooo awesome! Is it street legal? (for an adult)

billhorvath3 years ago
That's terrific! Not so fast as to be particularly dangerous, but fast enough to be a real thrill ride for a kid. Perfect! Nice work!
rimar20003 years ago
Impressive improvement!
bennelson3 years ago
Hmmm. I sort of took the other approach.... Leave the drive system alone, but switch to renewable energy.
Jayefuu3 years ago
Ha! Legend!

Someone needs to do some outreach and get him to post an Instructable :D
Great job DAD....................
canucksgirl3 years ago
OMG. That's just awesome! :-D