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Mopar announces 800-hp V10 crate engine at SEMA

Mopar® to Highlight Cubic Inches and Horsepower at SEMA – 800 horsepower V-10 Crate engine takes center stage at SEMA – Gen III High Output HEMI® V-8 with 590 horsepower to debut – New Bolt-On Upgrade Kit for Gen III … Continue reading

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How to build a Ferrari 458 Italia engine

Generally speaking, we prefer driving cars to building them. Still, you can’t do the former if the latter isn’t taken care of. And since one of the cars at the top of our “must drive” list is the Ferrari 458 … Continue reading

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Blown New Age Hemi Engine – Horsepower!

757HP, 682 LB-FT, 6.1L (370CI) Dodge Hemi ’09 Dodge Challenger SRT8 Karl Schello, Palmdale, CA A couple of months ago we were invited to attend a private test and tune session at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California. Our host … Continue reading

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What Exactly Is “Compression-Ratio”?

When it comes to performance, a high-compression ratio for engines is normally used, normally with a ratio higher than 10:1. This is because the more air and fuel that can be put in a combustion chamber, the combustion is stronger, … Continue reading

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