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April 2011 Chevy High Performance Parts - CHP Parts

Feb 15, 2011

Upper End
5.3L Performance Top End Kit

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Factory 5.3L GM truck engines make the perfect budget-friendly swap. Trick Flow’s latest top end kit takes the guesswork out of matching components by including everything in one power-building package. Trick Flow’s kit includes a pair of GenX 205 cylinder heads, a hydraulic roller camshaft, heat-treated chromoly pushrods, Harland Sharp roller rockers, and a GMPP head and exhaust gaskets and boltseverything needed to add reliable power to the wheels!

Price: $3,000
Trick Flow

Cover Up
’78-81 Camaro Reproduction Bumper Covers

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Over time, second-gen Camaros can suffer from saggy or torn urethane bumper covers. Classic Industries is now reproducing these in durable high-strength urethane. Each bumper cover features correct mounting points to ensure a precise fit and the front bumper cover features the two holes required to mount the OE front spoiler for the Z28 model (also available). Factory-style replacement bumper cover filler/supports, manufactured in heavy-duty fiberglass (prevents rot) are also offered.

Price: $450
Classic Industries

Muscle Tone
’10 Camaro Bolt-On Exhaust

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Increasing the performance of the already-potent ’10 Camaro is easy with the Extreme Sport exhaust system from Gibson. This race-only system features a torque-producing 21/2-inch high-flow X-pipe that exits with dual pipes in front of the rear tires. The side-exit system is offered in either heavy-duty aluminized or high-quality stainless steel with two, large-size oval, slash-cut stainless steel tips.

Price: $400
Gibson Performance

Precise Changes
Fast-Gate Shifter

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Whether it’s for street or race, TCI Automotive’s new FAST-Gate shifter offers a universal design, allowing it to be used in either a three- or four-speed application. Included are a stylish, durable injection-molded cover, cable, and all the hardware for installation. Stamped components ensure smooth, accurate shifting, and a reverse lockout mechanism eliminates accidental miss-shifts.

Price: $141
TCI Automotive

Durable Action
Nickel-Plated Steering U-Joints

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Classic Performance Parts new nickel-plated U-joints are CNC-machined and precision-broached for a perfect fit. These joints offer a wide selection of popular sizes, along with a working range of up to 30 degrees. A stainless steelsealed bearing cap and nickel plating provides a durable yet attractive finish.

Price: $49
Classic Performance Products

Modern Functions
Universal Power Window Conversion Kit

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Power window kits once came at a premium in the aftermarket. Now, with Performance Online’s universal conversion kit, a unique cable design allows the window motor to be mounted nearly anywhere inside the door. Moreover, this setup still utilizes the original window regulator and the window handle (if desired) for a retro look. Kits are available in either two- or four-door configurations.

Price: $140
Performance Online, Inc.

Coiled Up
Drag Race Dual Valvesprings

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The newest COMP drag race springs are unlike any on the market. The Elite dual-race springs are coiled with a revolutionary new process that enhances durability by engineering the outer spring precision to the interface with the inner spring. Exclusive clean wire sourcing and precision microfinishing are standard on every COMP drag race dual valvespring.

Price: $865
Comp Cams

A Sound Matter
Custom Cut Insulation Kits

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Dynamat not only reduces road and engine noise as well as isolate the passenger compartment, the new custom cut series makes installation a breeze. The custom cut kits are constructed from traditional Dynamat Xtreme, and all you have to do is just peel and stick the individual pieces into place. These CAD-designed components have been patterned for the Camaro, Nova, Chevelle, and Tri-Fives. All pieces are CNC cut to assure a precise fit every time.

Price: $60 & Up



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