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  • A Modified Honda Grom Takes On An Old-school Tuned Ford Bronco
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    The folks at Hoonigan are synonymous with pitting some strange builds against each other on their YouTube channel. This time, the quirky Grom takes an old school Bronco
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    In the THIS corner, we have a 2015 Honda Grom
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    It belongs to Chaz Senato, who has modified the bike extensively at his shop in San Diego
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    He has gone ahead and swapped the engine for one from a CBR 300. While this stock Grom only has seven hp, the one you see here has 40 hp, courtesy of extensive engine modifications
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    This Grom is sitting on slick tires and is light weight, tipping the scales at 200 lbs, thanks to generous use of carbon fiber
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    In the THAT corner, we have a highly tuned 1980s Ford Bronco
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    It belongs to Ryan Hauf
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    His truck was featured previously on the channel, where he won $5000 in a drifting competition
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    Under the hood lies a Ford 460 big block with 521 strokers along and a 10.5:1 Compression. It also features Holley Sniper electronic fuel injection and a couple of 340 liters per hour fuel pumps. The engine produces 650 hp at the crank
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    This Bronco is lifted and features quad shocks to make drifting easier. The truck weighs in at 4800 lbs and with its big chinky tires and 8.5 liter engine is a drift monster
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    Both are evenly matched in terms of power to weight and top speed. With the numbers out of the way, lets race
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    For Round 1, we begin with a 500 ft head 2 head
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    Go!!! The lighter 200 lb Grom wheelies and launches off pretty well off the line
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    But the Grom can't hold on to the lead for long, as the mighty Bronco reels him in and passes him, taking the win
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    For round 2, Chaz requests a hit
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    As on the previous pass, the Grom gets a decent start, but it's a walk in the park for the Bronco, which manages to pass the Grom mid-way
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    It eventually takes the win on this second runs, but it's much closer on this time round
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    That makes it two wins for the truck
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    And to celebrate, Ryan pulls off some donuts
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    But we aren't done just yet, because there's a third bonus round, with Chaz requesting a car length's head start
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    The hammer drops and the Grom, as usual, gets away pretty darn well
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    The Bronco, isn't far behind and you can actually see it catching up with Chaz
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    But he just about managed to fend off the Bronco, taking this third and final pass
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    Grom vs Bronco was a battle that no one ever expected and it certainly was fun watching these two odd one-off builds take on each other. Swipe Up to Read More.
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