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    Official: Ford begins offering crate versions of 2.0-liter four [UPDATE]

    This is the start of way too much fun. Ford has just announced that it will offer crate versions of a new naturally-aspirated 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine ahead of the powerplant's debut in production engines. Available through Ford Racing, the direct-injection engine makes use of an ...

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    Official: Mopar announces 800-hp V10 crate engine at SEMA

    It may be another year or two before the next-generation Dodge Viper comes rumbling in, all 8.7 liters of it. But even though there is no Viper currently on offer, that doesn't mean there isn't some V10 power to be had. If you're a drag racer, anyway. The Chrysler Group's performance catalog ...

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    Official: Boss 302 crate engines now available from Ford Racing

    Ford Mustang Boss 302 Crate Engine - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Last year Ford made the Mustang's 5.0L V8 available as a crate engine. Shortly thereafter, many of them found homes in some well-deserving cars. Now, Ford Racing is offering the Boss 302's 5.0L V8 as a standalone ...

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    Barrett-Jackson 2011: GM auctions off first LSX454R crate engine *UPDATE: W/Video

    General Motors LSX454R crate engine at Barrett-Jackson – Click above for high-res image gallery
    It's not just cars and trucks that are auctioned off each and every year at Barrett-Jackson. For instance, General Motors decided to roll out its latest crate engine, the LSX454R, in front of ...

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    VIDEO: GM offers sneak peek at mystery crate engine headed for SEMA

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    General Motors is getting ready for SEMA 2009, but the Detroit-based automaker has a little over a week before it can show us anything official in Las Vegas. That isn't stopping the General from teasing us, though, as this 40-second YouTube clip ...

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    Big Block Fever: First Anniversary 427 Big Block ZL-1 on the block at Barrett Jackson

    Monster motors were the order of the day in the late 1960s, and GM's 427 was a part of that class. The drawback to a big-block's burly output was, and still is, the increased weight of the engine. While big blocks are a hoot for straight line shenanigans, a small block car is often a better ...

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    Got a project car? Has GM got an engine for you!

    As Detroit's automakers swing back toward performance cars, they're also finding a thriving market for Detroit-style performance parts - and nothing says Detroit performance like a thundering V8. General Motors has ramped up a growing business with its GM Performance Parts group, and in recognition ...

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    GM Power Shop hits the road

    Both General Motors and Ford are making big inroads into the aftermarket world for high-performance parts, and now GM Performance Parts is taking it to the streets-- literally. The company has put together a mobile exhibit of its offerings called the GM Performance Parts Power Shop, which ...


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