Jay Leno introduces another hot rod that will surely give those car enthusiasts a great thrill. This episode features a 1972 Oldsmobile Cutlass which is also known as the Banshee. It is basically a race car that is completely restored and fully functional. This one, however, is a modified version, the owner did various upgrades to improve the car’s performance. It has a 400 turbo transmission. What makes this Oldsmobile Cutlass more distinctive than any other cars all-though out different generations is the place where the engine is situated. Instead of being under the car’s hood, the engine can be found beside the driver’s seat. This also allows the driver to tune in the carburetor while driving. Although illegal, Jay Leno took the risk and drive this classic car on the road. Check the Banshee in action from the video below!
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