Demolition Derby Engines Sport Unique Build Strategies

Demolition Derby cars are no longer 200,000-mile junkyard scraps begging for a final breath of internal combustion.

“Now they’re custom-built racecars,” notes Jeff Baldwin, whose Baldwin Racing Engines has developed a niche market of building specialized 400-plus-horsepower bullets for cars that will get the snot beat out of them before going to the recycler.