Chevy Corvette 2 1/2 Exhaust Manifolds

For the truly period correct small block Chevy, skip the faux lake pipes or zoomies and look for a set of the Corvette manifolds. 1962 – 1963 Chevy Corvette Exhaust Manifolds LH manifold casting #3797901 RH manifold casting #3797902 #3797901 was used on the LH side on ’62 and ’63 300hp and 340hp engines (pass.-side generator on ’62, pass.-side alternator on ’63). Manifold... 

Chevrolet V8 Bore and Stroke

CHEVY SMALLBLOCK V-8 BORE AND STROKE 262 = 3.671″ x 3.10″ (Gen. I, 5.7″ rod) 265 = 3.750″ x 3.00″ (’55-’57 Gen.I, 5.7″ rod) 265 = 3.750″ x 3.00″ (’94-’96 Gen.II, 4.3 liter V-8 “L99″, 5.94″ rod) 267 = 3.500″ x 3.48″ (Gen.I, 5.7″ rod) 283 = 3.875″ x 3.00″ (Gen.I, 5.7″... 

Modifying T5 shifters for Hot Rod use

Modifying T5 shifters for Hot Rod use

The S-10 T-5 five speed manual tranny is one of the most popular swap for older cars and trucks. The T5 with the is almost a total bolt-in, and offers an overdrive 5th gear. I have one of these transmissions in my ’57 Chevy truck currently and I’m going to be using on in my ’31 Ford. Its pretty much a bolt-in swap, I like to use the clutch disc from an ’86 Chevy... 

Chevrolet Small-Block engine

Chevrolet Small-Block engine

Chevrolet’s small-block V8 is one of the most famous automobile engines in history. Originally called the “mouse motor” for its compact dimensions compared to other V8 engines of the time, production began in 1955 with the 265 inch (4.3 L) engine used to bring performance credentials to the Corvette. The displacement changed over the years, eventually reaching... 

SBC Small Block Chevy Cylinder Head Casting Numbers

  Chevy Cylinder Head Casting Numbers         Years Casting# CID Intake Exhaust CC Comments   1971-75 330545 307,350 1.72 1.5001 74   1971-73 330862 400 1.94 1.5001 -   1971-76 333881 350 1.72 1.5001 -   1970-80 333882 350,400 1.94...