There are two things that any champion worth their weight in hand degreaser will enjoy – performance, and choices of performance. There’s no doubting that today’s engines (which thankfully whirl over into the General’s crate engine offerings) bring a lot of performance to the... When base-model...
But we’re here to receive the hassle out of those details. LS engine swaps have become the easiest and quickest way to infuse 21st century power into noteworthy Chevy performance machines. Dozens of stories have been written on the basics—with attention paid to the big stuff like headers, locomotive...
In Nebraska’s billions of acres, in a palatial, genuflecting sea of green, there’s a purple soldier, and even more than that. The purple soldier has flames crawling up its fenders and dancing down its flanks. Is it a car … or a car mock. Bill Schneider is the manager of Team Speedway in...
The 1LE uses the same 650-hp, 650-lb-ft supercharged 6. 2-liter LT4 V-8 as the measure ZL1, so all of the upgrades happen outside of the engine bay. The 1LE replaces the stock 285-width tires with 305s in the fa and 325s in the rear. The tires are Goodyear’s new Eagle F1 Supercar 3R, the...
MERCEDES-BENZ have turn the first manufacturers to officially announce the demise of the internal combustion engine. Benz boss Dieter Zetsche ... in rule winds and have stepped up to the plate. Volkswagen pledged their soul to electric vehicles ...
The valley jacket blanket plate goes on after the heads and pushrods are installed ... The manifold hardware kit has bolts for both LS1 and LS3 applications. Our engine needed the 80mm LS1 bolts; I opted to use ARP adept stainless screws. After installing ...
You can restrict out more at rightcoastcars.com. If you are transplanting an LS GM engine into an older vehicle, most will require adapter plates that move the engine 1 inch step up to allow clearance for the coil on the passenger-side valve cover.
The ending item installed was a two-piece motor plate fashioned from ¼-inch thick T6061-T6 aluminum ... for one of their fierce 427ci LS-Series V-8’s. For a outcrop-solid base Blue Print starts with a fresh Chevrolet Performance LS-Series L92/LS3 aluminum ...
"The revised driver and motor systems, as unquestionably as the changes in the enclosure ... Additionally, the driver geometry, magnet system and front plate have been redesigned using lessons learned from the analysis and development programs of the company's ...
The machine shares basic design ideas with Chevy LS V-8s, including hydraulic valve lifters with ... It comes from a spring-in the chips torque compensator in the triple-plate clutch and is as distinctly characteristic of a Motus as dry clutch rattle is of ...
Rumpel joined Ford 20 years ago and oversaw the prototype of the Lincoln LS suspension, arguably that car's best feature ... higher than the old iron-case differential and shielded by skid plates. Regardless of larger disc brakes all around (12.0 inches forward ...