Rat Rod Engine Dyno Testing - Zoomies!

Want a low buck Hot Rod engine that's not a total pooch and looks "Rat" cool? David Freiburger from Hot Rod Magazine built this ultra cheap SBC and runs it on the engine Dyno with multiple intake and Exhaust configurations. He even slaps a set of Zoomies on it for extra cool factor. What do you think the horsepower numbers will be? Watch the video to find out and get the June 2011 issue of Hot Rod Magazine to read the feature story and get all the gory details.

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HOT ROD Magazine's 1,100 Horsepower Bonneville Big-Block
This is the engine that will be in the Turk/Freiburger So-Al Special Camaro at Bonneville in 2011. It's a 4.560x3.766, 491ci big-block Chevy with 10.0:1 compression, AFR 335 heads, a 272/276-at-0.050 solid roller cam, a Brodix ported intake, and a 1,000 HP Holley. The Blower is a Vortech YSi at 9 psi peak, and it's blowing through one of the new "flying saucer" carb enclosures. The best power was 1,099 at 7,000 rpm.





Add 231 Horsepower to a Motorhome Engine With Bolt-On Parts!
When HOT ROD Magazine friend, Curtis Mowery, brought home a free '86 GMC motorhome to use as a "donor car" for an upcoming project, we decided to treat it to some speed parts and see what kind of horsepower the 454ci big-block could really make. Stay tuned for the full story on www.hotrod.com





Small-Block Turbo Kit for $699! But Does it Work?
http://www.hotrod.com/articles/build-blow-carb-less-50/ You’ve read about them before, probably seen one at your local dragstrip, and have maybe even pondered buying one. Before you do, HOT ROD brings you the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth about cheap turbo kits.





534 Blown Altered Motor on Dyno
1600+ horsepower 534 Big Block Chevy Dyno Pulls. This motor goes in a 2000 pound Altered .... it's a hell of a show!




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