1807cc Type 1 VW, New Engine Running on Stand for first time, before selling as long block.
New Build 1807cc Type 1 VW Engine, New 87mm Forged Mahle Barrels & Pistons, New Forged Counterweighted 76mm Crankshaft, New Magnesium Block, New Bearings throughout, New Engle VZ-15 Camshaft, New 31mm High Performance Lifters, New Standard Cylinder Heads with stepped & Hemi'd combustion chamber, Zero Deck Height, 9.7 to 1 compression ratio. Runs Great!
Volksplane Taking off, flying, landing in Comfort TX 3/20/09.
Volksplane Taking off, flying and landing in Comfort TX 3/20/09. It has a
2180 cc vw with 1.6x1 redrive turning a 72in three blade ground adjustable
IVO prop. Takeoff run at 1600 foot elevation is 500ft, climb at 950-1000
fpm and cruise at 100mph at 3000rpms. Top speed is redline of 120mph.
Classic VW Engine Rebuild, By Last Chance Auto Restore.com
We began with a dual port 1600 cc engine from a 1973 Volkswagen Beetle.
The engine ran with a miss and was smoking a bit . After performing a
compression test,(both wet and dry) , we determined the crankshaft and
bearings were fine.
We replaced the pistons, pots & rings. We had the valves redone and made
several upgrades along the way.....
Just Built 1776cc VW Beetle Bug Motor - POWERFUL!!!! LOUD!
1776cc newly rebuilt by myself.
Weber 44mm Carb
stock 69mm Crankshaft
stock connecting rods
90.5mm Mahle pistons
Engle 120 Camshaft
Hi Performance lifters with oil gallery (for cam lobes)
042 high performance head with port&polish and 3 angle valve job.
Euro tuck Exhaust with J-tubes
vw beetle documentary Classic Wheels (1/3)
This documentary gives a nice overview of the history of the volkswagen
beetle. It contains unique footage of Ferdinand Porsche standing near a
pre-war beetle. Before the war this was called the KdF Wagen.
The documentary was broadcast by Discovery Channel in 2004.
Project Grandma...555 Part 2
Part 2 of the 555, The Long Block. Join PowerTV as they build the
Edelbrock/Musi 555 crate engine long block and get it ready for Nitrous! This awesome engine is destined for our
little project grandma grocery getter.
High Performance Air Cooled VW Type 1 valve springs demo
See how close these valve springs come to coil bind with a high lift cam.
VW air cooled Beetle High Lift 1.4:1 rockers and dual springs with 42 x 37
valves and custom Web Cam high lift short duration cam. Stroker motor (84
mm crank and 5.7" H beam rods).
VW 1600 motor rebuild - Part 2
Rebuilding a dual relief twin port 1600 Volkswagen motor. In this video I'm
assembling the bottom end crank shaft, cam shaft, lifters and distributor
drive. Finishes up with fitting the fly wheel shims and flywheel.