More '01 Mazda B2500/Ford Ranger "Rolling Thunder" Episodes
Rolling Thunder Part 1: Disassembly
We kick off Project Rolling Thunder to wedge a 4.6 liter V-8 into a Ranger based truck.
Season 12, Episode 2
Rolling Thunder Part 2: Engine Fitment
We're building engine mounts for our V-8 swap in Project Rolling Thunder.
Season 12, Episode 3
Rolling Thunder Part 3: Under Hood Details
We're making room for our 4.6 Liter V-8 in Project Rolling Thunder.
Season 12, Episode 5
Rolling Thunder Part 4: Fire it Up!
We're firing up our 4.6 Liter V-8 in Project Rolling Thunder.
Season 12, Episode 6
Rolling Thunder Part 5: Stage 1 Payoff
It's the first payoff for Project Rolling Thunder!
Season 12, Episode 8
Towing Test & Rolling Thunder Part 6
Towing tests and a new stance for Project Rolling Thunder.
Season 12, Episode 10
Rolling Thunder Part 7: Independent Rear Suspension Install & Upgrade
Rolling Thunder gets a supercharged Cobra engine.
Season 12, Episode 14
Rolling Thunder Part 8: Drivetrain Install & Chassis Improvements
Rolling Thunder get's it new drivetrain installed.
Season 12, Episode 16
Rolling Thunder Part 9: Sheet Metal Transformation
Rolling Thunder Gets a makeover, changing it from a Mazda to a Ford!
Season 12, Episode 20
Rolling Thunder Part 10: Suspension Design & Driveline Installation
Rolling Thunder gets a brand new suspension.
Season 13, Episode 4
Project Rolling Thunder Part 11 - Body Work Secrets
Today, its old school "altered" body work secrets for Project Rolling Thunder!
Season 13, Episode 6
Project Rolling Thunder Part 12 - Fuel, Electical & Cooling Ducts!
Project Rolling Thunder gets new wiring and body mods.
Season 13, Episode 13
Project: Rolling Thunder Part 13 - Heat Insulation & Exhaust
Project: Rolling Thunder gets insulation and a new exhaust.
Season 13, Episode 18
Rolling Thunder Part 14 - Safety & Body Mods
Project Rolling Thunder gets safety gear and we make room for our front tires.
Season 14, Episode 1
Rolling Thunder Part 15 - Gauges & Dent Repair
Project Rolling Thunder gets custom gauges and hail damage repaired.
Season 14, Episode 3
Project: Rolling Thunder Part 16 - "Blankie" Front Bumper Fab
Kevin makes a front bumper from a "blankie"!
Season 14, Episode 9
Rolling Thunder Part 17 - First Time Fire Up!
We're firing up our supercharged 4.6 for the first time.
Season 15, Episode 2
Rolling Thunder Part 18 - On the Dyno!
Trucks! is putting Project Rolling Thunder on the dyno!
Season 15, Episode 10
2006 GMC Shift Improvements & Rolling Thunder Paint!
Trucks! is adding a kit to improve shifting in a '06 GMC Sierra and a new coat of paint for Rolling Thunder.
Season 15, Episode 14
Parts Used In This Episode
Tire, g-Force T/A KDW, P 335 /30R18, Radial, 1,874 lbs. Load Range, ZR Speed Rated, Blackwall, Each
Copper "plate"" coating kit
Fire Extinguisher Bracket, Band Clamp, Aluminum, Brushed, 3.0 in. Diameter Extinguishers, Each
Fire Extinguisher, H3R Performance HalGuard, B and C Rated Fires, Red, 2.5 lb. Bottle, Each
Longacre Racing Products
Mirror, Panoramic, Rectangular, 14 in., Aluminum/ABS Plastic, Kit
The Industrial Depot
4" DIA 5/8"" PILOT
FORGED 3 PIECE POLISHED ALUMINUM WHEEL