1955-1974 Performance How-To Build Killer Chevy Small-Block Engines

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Learn how to get the most horsepower out of the tried-and-true small-block Chevy platform in this all-new full-color guide.

Whether you are a hot rodder, a custom car owner, or a muscle car guy, you are always going to be looking for the latest and greatest Chevy small-block performance information. This book is a valuable resource on all the latest for the Chevy small-block owner.

How to Build Killer Chevy Small-Block Engines covers all the major components, such as blocks, crankshafts, rods and pistons, camshafts, the valvetrain, oiling systems, heads, intake and carburetor, and ignition systems. In addition, this book contains a large section on stroker packages. Also featured are the latest street heads from AFR, Dart, RHS, World Products, and other prominent manufacturers. While the design is more than 60 years old, the aftermarket for this powerplant is still developing. An in-depth, highly detailed example of a popular build format is featured, offering a complete road map to duplicate this sample build. This build achieved over 700 hp from 422 cubic inches!

While the GM LS engine family has earned a strong following and is currently the hottest small-block in the enthusiast market, the Gen I Chevy small-block engine retains a strong following with the massive number of these engines still in use throughout the hobby. They are durable, affordable, and a very well-supported platform.


Buy now to find out how to build your small block into a killer engine.

Mike Mavrigian
"How To Build Killer Chevy Small-Block Engines"
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11.00 x 8.50 x 0.44 inches
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These popular engines were used in Chevrolet cars and trucks, including Camaro Chevelle, Corvette, El Camino, Impala, Bel Air, Caprice, Chevy II, Nova, pickups and many others.  Displacements include 262, 265, 267, 283, 302, 305, 307, 327, 350, 355, 364, 383, 400, 402, 408, 410, and 422.
1955 Chevrolet 2nd Series Truck
1955 Chevrolet Truck 3100 Cab & Chassis 2-Door
1955 Chevrolet Truck 3100 Standard Cab Pickup 2-Door
1955-1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Nomad
1955-1957 Chevrolet Nomad
1955-1957 Chevrolet One-Fifty Series
1955-1957 Chevrolet Two-Ten Series
1955-1958 Chevrolet Truck 3200 Standard Cab Pickup 2-Door
1955-1958 Chevrolet Truck 3400
1955-1958 Chevrolet Truck 3500
1955-1958 Chevrolet Truck 3600 Cab & Chassis 2-Door
1955-1958 Chevrolet Truck 3600 Standard Cab Pickup 2-Door
1955-1958 Chevrolet Truck 3700 Cab & Chassis 2-Door
1955-1958 Chevrolet Truck 3800 Cab & Chassis 2-Door
1955-1958 Chevrolet Truck 3800 Standard Cab Pickup 2-Door
1955-1960 Chevrolet Sedan Delivery
1955-1960 Chevrolet Truck
1955-1974 Chevrolet Bel Air
1955-1974 Chevrolet Corvette
1956-1958 Chevrolet 3100 3A Cab & Chassis 2-Door
1956-1958 Chevrolet 3100 3A Standard Cab Pickup 2-Door
1958 Chevrolet Del Ray
1958 Chevrolet Impala Sport Convertible
1958 Chevrolet Impala Sport Coupe
1958-1959 Chevrolet Del Ray Yeoman
1958-1972 Chevrolet Biscayne
1958-1972 Chevrolet Brookwood
1959 Chevrolet 3100 3A
1959 Chevrolet 3B 3200
1959 Chevrolet 3C 3400
1959 Chevrolet 3D 3500
1959 Chevrolet 3E 3600
1959 Chevrolet 3F 3700
1959 Chevrolet 3G 3800
1959-1974 Chevrolet El Camino
1959-1974 Chevrolet Impala
1960-1962 Chevrolet C40
1960-1963 Chevrolet C50
1960-1963 Chevrolet C60
1960-1974 Chevrolet C10 Pickup
1960-1974 Chevrolet C20 Pickup
1960-1974 Chevrolet C30 Pickup
1960-1974 Chevrolet K10 Pickup
1960-1974 Chevrolet K20 Pickup
1961-1962 Chevrolet P30 Series
1961-1967 Chevrolet Suburban
1962-1967 Chevrolet Chevy II
1962-1974 Chevrolet Nova
1964-1967 Chevrolet Impala SS
1964-1967 Chevrolet Nova SS
1964-1972 Chevrolet Chevelle
1964-1974 Chevrolet Malibu
1965-1971 Chevrolet Chevelle SS
1965-1972 Chevrolet Caprice
1965-1973 Chevrolet Chevelle Deluxe
1966 Chevrolet Caprice Estate Wagon
1967-1972 Chevrolet Chevelle Concours
1967-1974 Chevrolet Camaro
1968 Chevrolet Chevelle 300
1968 Chevrolet Chevy II Nova
1968-1969 Chevrolet Chevelle 300 Deluxe
1968-1970 Chevrolet G20 Van
1968-1972 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu
1968-1972 Chevrolet Chevelle Nomad
1968-1974 Chevrolet C10 Suburban
1968-1974 Chevrolet C20 Suburban
1968-1974 Chevrolet El Camino Custom
1968-1974 Chevrolet G10 Van Sportvan
1968-1974 Chevrolet G20 Van Sportvan
1968-1974 Chevrolet K10 Suburban
1968-1974 Chevrolet K20 Suburban
1968-1974 Chevrolet K30 Pickup
1968-1974 Chevrolet P20 Van
1968-1974 Chevrolet P30 Van
1969-1972 Chevrolet Chevelle Concours Estate
1969-1972 Chevrolet Chevelle Greenbrier
1969-1972 Chevrolet Kingswood
1969-1972 Chevrolet Kingswood Estate
1969-1972 Chevrolet Townsman
1969-1974 Chevrolet Blazer
1969-1974 Chevrolet G10 Van
1970-1974 Chevrolet G30 Van
1970-1974 Chevrolet G30 Van Sportvan
1970-1974 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
1972 Chevrolet Camaro Z28
1973 Chevrolet Laguna Estate
1973-1974 Chevrolet Camaro LT
1973-1974 Chevrolet Caprice Classic
1973-1974 Chevrolet Caprice Estate
1973-1974 Chevrolet Laguna
1973-1974 Chevrolet Malibu Estate
1973-1974 Chevrolet Nova Custom
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