The Car

The Car

Class:
Jet Funny Car
Body:
1998 Pontiac Firebird, (Fiberglass)
Chassis:
Center Drive
Engine:
General Electric J-85 (used in the Air Force F-5T/T-38 )
G-Force:
+4 G’s at Launch (same as the space shuttle at launch)
- 6 G’s at deceleration when parachute deployed
Fuel:
Jet Fuel or Jet Fuel/Diesel mix
Capacity 30 gallons max
Burns approx.22 gallons per 1/4 mile run
Weight:
1544 pounds

The HEAT WAVE offers a very impressive law enforcement version of shock and awe with a thundering fire and smoke show which is highlighted by the latest in emergency warning lights on the car which intensify the visual effects during night runs.

Heat Wave in Action