Cartech (SA Design) - High Performance Crate Motor Buyers Guide
What could be better than horsepower in a box? Thatís essentially what you get when you buy a crate motor Ė factory-built horsepower thatís ready to bolt in to your project vehicle.
In the last 10 years, the crate motor market has boomed Ė stock and high-performance V-8 motors are available from Chevrolet, Ford, and Chrysler, and from many aftermarket companies as well. Most feature factory warranties, a multitude of options, and to-your-door delivery. John Baechtel is an expert on performance engines. In this book, heíll show you what crate motors are available from the major manufacturers; he also covers the accessories youíll need, how to prep and install a crate motor, and how to get it started and properly broken in. Itís the ultimate guide to buying a crate motor and getting the most out of it.
8-3/8 x 10-7/8 128 pages 220 black & white photos and dyno charts plus 35 engine spec sheets