Big-Block Chevy Performance: Modifications and Parts Combinations for High Performance Street, Racing, Marine and Off-Road Use

Big-Block Chevy Performance: Modifications and Parts Combinations for High Performance Street, Racing, Marine and Off-Road Use

by Dave Emanuel
     
 
For decades, the big-block Chevy has dominated the streets, racetracks and offshore waters of the world with its mind-numbing torque and horsepower. It has always been the engine of choice for wild pro street machines, stock-class drag racers, off-road trucks, racing boats, tow vehicles and RVs. But when it comes to horsepower, too much is not enough. With

Overview

For decades, the big-block Chevy has dominated the streets, racetracks and offshore waters of the world with its mind-numbing torque and horsepower. It has always been the engine of choice for wild pro street machines, stock-class drag racers, off-road trucks, racing boats, tow vehicles and RVs. But when it comes to horsepower, too much is not enough. With Big-Block Chevy Performance, you'll find the right information to help you build your big-block for any high-performance application. Inside you'll find fully illustrated sections on:

Engine identification - Short-block preparation - Camshafts and valvetrain - Cylinder heads - Carburetion and fuel injection - Exhaust and ignition systems - Blueprinting and assembly techniques - Dyno-tested parts combinations

Whether you have a 396 cid or a 454 "rat" motor, Big Block Chevy Performance is your guide to the fast lane!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781557882165
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
08/28/1995
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
10.84(w) x 8.54(h) x 0.38(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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