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4,500-HP Supercharged Brad Anderson Hemi Engine

With a name like Chevelle from Hell and the graphics to back it up, we couldn’t just walk past this drag car without learning a little more about it and its engine. Turns out, the car belongs to Eddie Rogers, and his step daughter Amanda Hoover helped build and tune the supercharged Brad Anderson Hemi

Hemi engine
The Importance of a Good Valve Job

The valve job ensures the mating surfaces of the valves and the seats properly control the air/fuel mixture.

Getting Better Cylinder Head Airflow

When it comes to improving horsepower and rpm, airflow has a lot to do with it, and it seems the job is one that’s never finished.

Competitors Revealed for ’24 Pikes Peak Hill Climb

The 2024 Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, brought to you by Gran Turismo, has announced this year’s elite field of 74 competitors. Since it was first contested in 1916, the PPIHC has welcomed world class drivers and cutting edge racing technology, while maintaining its grassroots feel. This year, 21 drivers based in Colorado will

Hot Rod Drag Week 2024 to Celebrate 20th Anniversary

Hot Rod Drag Week 2024 will once again crown the fastest street car in America across five days and four Midwest tracks.

Engine Builder Hall of Fame Names Inaugural Class

The racing industry was built by talented, innovative and creative innovators, driven to achieve faster, quicker, higher performing engines. To show appreciation and support to the pioneers and those continuing to push engines further than they’ve gone before, the Engine Builder Hall of Fame has been established. The Engine Builder Hall of Fame mission statement

A New Year, A Fresh Start

Hey Engine Builder readers. I hope your 2024 is off to a nice start. What I love about the beginning of a new year is that everything is in front of you. There’s lots to look forward to. Although we’ve worked hard in the months prior to set editorial calendars, make plans for various pieces

Summit Racing 2700 Series 92mm Turbochargers

Available in T4 and T6 styles, the Giant Slayer 92mm turbos have an oversized 103mm turbine wheel.

IRD Racing “Rated R” Blow Through Custom Carburetor

IRD custom carburetors are made with the finest billet pieces to handle extreme boost.

blow through carburetor
3 Engines for Sale – LS3 and Two Small Block Chevys

John Nijssen of Stroker Engine Exports is selling three performance V8 engine builds.

Summit Racing SPC Engine Block

These are brand new, heavy-duty castings that can handle up to 700 horsepower.

small block chevy engine block from Summit
408 cid Nitrous LS Engine

During a tour of SAM Tech, we also got a chance to speak to a few students. One in particular, Jaylon Victorian, was nearing completion of a 408 cid nitrous LS engine. He applied his new engine building knowledge and skill set to the build, and it shines through in our latest Engine of the Week.

408 cid nitrous LS engine