Hot Rod Horsepower Handbook: Big-Block Chevy

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Motorbooks, Dec 15, 2006 - Transportation - 159 pages
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The heart of every hot rod and muscle car is its engine - and the one to have, the most powerful performance engine on the planet, is the big-block Chevy V-8. Tapping into the know-how at Hot Rod magazine, this book offers illustrated, step-by-step instructions for building a big-block Chevy V-8-from grinding valves and selecting headers to shot-peening pistons and putting together winning head and intake combinations.

At Hot Rod magazine, there is no such thing as too much horsepower, but the editors and experts are willing to test that limit - and, with this book, to take big-block Chevy fans along for the ride.

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This is a typical semi-technical resource for performance and some rebuild information on the BBC. There is some detail, but also much that gets skipped over on BBC's. Like the magazine, he just ... Read full review

About the author (2006)

David Freiberger is the editor of Hot Rod magazine.

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