The engine recipe: Dart Big M block, Dart 275cc Pro-1 heads, Eagle crank and rods, JE Pistons, Weiand Stealth Dual Plane manifold, Holley 750cfm HP carb, MSD Digital E-Curve Distributor, and a Big Mutha Thumpr cam from COMP Cams. The results: It made 507 hp at 6000 rpm and 471 lb-ft at 4100 rpm on Speed-O-Motives engine dyno. See the entire build in the January issue of Super Chevy on sale 11/16/10.
2016 WannaGOFAST FL 1/2 Mile Shootout
Corvettes are among the fastest cars at the 1/2-mile event on January 23-24 at Jumbolair in Ocala, FL – topping 190mph.
2016 Barrett Jackson Auction Friday Update
Friday afternoon the $120,000 mark seems to be the limit but we are sure before the night is over plenty more dollars will be offered for some hot rod a rodder just has to have!
Uncovered 1966 Corvette Convertible First Start-Up
This month's rare find is a '66 Corvette that has been sitting under a cover in a Texas driveway since the '90s. After rebuilding the carburetor and installing a new fuel pump, Graham fired up the 327 by running a rubber hose to “a peanut jar that we drilled a hole in the top of.”
A 1965 Vette Built To Dominate At The Track
Brian Hobaugh's red 1965 Corvette can often be seen tearing up the autocross course at all manner of pro-touring events. We brought him out to the Super Chevy Suspension and Handling Challenge presented by Falken Tire to see what the car could do on an open track.
This First-Gen Nova Owns the Road Course
TCI's "Litte Sweetie" Nova has a mean streak a mile wide. This first-gen Nova was built with a slew of high-tech pro-touring bits from TCI's own private stock and can tear it up on track.