Orginally a 396/325hp SS. Now sports a 496 BB with 10 to 1 cr, performer rpm heads, comp 288 hr cam, performer rpm intake, 850 mighty demon carb, Turbo 400 tranny, 3000 stall, 12 bolt with 3:31 gears. In May of 2007, car ran a best of 10.97 1/4 mile with a 1.56 60ft time. I drive it to the drag strip. Cruses 65mph at 2800 rpm. Best of all, it now pulls the front wheels!
In July of 2006, car took 1st place in its class at Midwest Chevelle Regionals in Tulsa,Ok.
SRP forged pistons with scat rods. Rotating assemble balanced.
1973 454 block bored .060 over. Comp xr288 hydrolic roller cam.
Port work being done on 781 casting oval port heads
Cutting sets for larger 2.19 & 1.88 stanless valves
Assemble of the heads.
Completed assemble of big valve, oval port, open chamber, heads.
Motor ready to go in.
Lots of work to be done to get the engine compartment ready.
Interior was removed,dash painted,new bucket set covers,foam, carpet, and door panels.
Motor runs great for a low compression, pump gas engine.