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LS3, 6-speed 1985 Fiero Swap

October 11, 2017 @ 4:36 pm
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Here's a 1985 Fiero SE that has been retrofitted with an LS3 430hp Corvette engine and 6-speed manual transmission for the ultimate in small car engine swap performance. A professionally done swap that looks almost factory and runs like a rocket. The power to weight ratio on this baby is pretty favorable...
NMCA West

Racing the NMCA-West with Our Low Buck Corvette

April 2, 2017 @ 7:29 pm
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We entered our Low Buck "Beyond the Crate" supercar in the True Street division of the National Muscle Car Association's Springnationals at the Auto Club Dragway in Fontana and came away with a great performance and a lot of new friends with common interests.
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Energy Suspension C4 Corvette Upgrade

March 27, 2017 @ 4:33 am
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The cure for our Corvette's mushy suspension was a clear cut path to Energy Suspension in San Clemente, California for a full suspension upgrade with their polyurethane bushing Corvette Hyper Flex Master Kit PN 3-18122 for 1985-95 Corvettes.
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Blown 1963 Pontiac Tempest

November 28, 2016 @ 8:25 pm
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An all Pontiac 1963 Tempest with 8-71 blown

Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports Act of 2016

August 31, 2016 @ 6:06 pm
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The future of motorsports remains in jeopardy! The Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports (RPM) Act is critical to protecting the industry. Congressional action is the only way to guarantee that street vehicles can continue to be modified for the track well into...

663hp 434ci Small-Block Street Engine

June 16, 2016 @ 3:00 am
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When tasked to build a 650hp+ street engine with lots of restrictions, Mike Petralia's Hardcore Horsepower, LLC in Franklin, TN crafted this 434ci beast ...
20K Supercar

383 Chevy: Beyond the Crate!

June 9, 2016 @ 12:22 am
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Building a Bad Ass Supercar for under twenty grand with a six thousand dollar C4 Corvette and a powerful new LT1 stroker engine package. This build is based on an OEM '95 LT1 Corvette block and will use a set of ported aluminum...
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383 Beyond the Crate LT1 Parts List

June 9, 2016 @ 12:22 am
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The following parts for the Beyond the Crate 383 project are available through Summit Racing except where noted. These are Summit part numbers which you can use to find them on Summit's web site...
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1969 Z/28 Canted Valve 302

April 13, 2016 @ 6:54 pm
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An in depth look at a one-off all aluminum canted valve, crossram inducted Chevrolet small block evaluated for the '69 Z/28. A glimpse of something so unique and bad ass for its day...

Ford Debuts 2016 Mustang Cobra Jet Drag Package

November 6, 2015 @ 12:53 am
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The new 2016 Cobra Jet Mustang sports a blown Coyote 5.0L V8 engine with a refined Whipple 2.9L supercharger pumping up the power to almost....

Why You Want ARP Bolts for Your Engine

April 30, 2015 @ 11:07 pm
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ARP is the first thing you think of when you need fasteners for your race engine. Need some head bolts? Call ARP. Need a complete fastener kit? Call ARP...
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Top Pro Street Engines from the Car Craft Street Machine Nationals

July 4, 2014 @ 1:12 am
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Hot Pro Street engines were in plentiful supply at the 2014 Car Craft Street Machine Nationals this past weekend in DuQuoin, Illinois. Participants and spectators were treated to a dazzling display of top quality cars and engines...

Finding Vintage Big Blocks

December 27, 2012 @ 3:30 pm
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Vintage Big Blocks www.vintagebigblocks.com stands out with an easy to use web site that lists all the original blocks, cranks, heads, and manifolds they have collected for sale. Owner David Swartz (Swartz Enterprises) provides a well organized web site with listings by year...
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Ford FE Engine Power Secrets

November 1, 2012 @ 4:59 pm
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Ford built FEs from 1958 through 1976, in a wide variety of configurations. Displacements included 332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, and 428. From a performance perspective the best known engines are the 427s found in the original 427 Cobras, Galaxies, Fairlanes, and Cougars, and the...