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1970 Oldsmobile 442 W-30 Convertible Is One of 96, Packs Original 455ci V8 Grunt
1970 Oldsmobile 442 W-30 Convertible Is One of 96, Packs Original 455ci V8 Grunt

27 Jul 2021, 11:15 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / This 1970 Oldsmobile 442 example with a hard-to-find factory combination is up for sale on eBay and the spirited auction has already reached over $66k

 
1978 F-250 Ranger Turned Into 850-HP Pre-Runner Monster, Has Trophy Truck Parts
1978 F-250 Ranger Turned Into 850-HP Pre-Runner Monster, Has Trophy Truck Parts

23 Jul 2021, 13:57 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / This Trophy Truck-inspired Dentside Supercab has certainly amazed... and scared Solomon Lunger, the affable host of the “Ford Era” channel on YouTube

 
1955 Chevrolet 150 Is a Black Mirror, Hides 9.4-Liter Big Block Making 727 HP
1955 Chevrolet 150 Is a Black Mirror, Hides 9.4-Liter Big Block Making 727 HP

13 Jul 2021, 18:01 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Under the hood is the ZZ572, a 9.4-liter big block V8 that GM sells to people who want to go racing, and it makes 727 horsepower

 
This 502 Chevrolet V8-Swapped 1967 Ford Bronco Is Beautifully Sacrilegious
This 502 Chevrolet V8-Swapped 1967 Ford Bronco Is Beautifully Sacrilegious

5 Jul 2021, 09:21 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Custom in every respect, this funny car-inspired Bronco is looking for a new owner who doesn't mind Chevy big-block power to the tune of 502 cubic inches

 
Modified 1969 Chevrolet Chevelle With 632 Dart V8 Isn't for the Faint of Heart
Modified 1969 Chevrolet Chevelle With 632 Dart V8 Isn't for the Faint of Heart

26 Jun 2021, 12:58 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / A murdered-out coupe with 10.4 liters of big-block power, this magnificent Chevy Chevelle is currently listed on Bring a Trailer with five days of bidding left

 
The Story of the Original Mustang: The Big Block Era Begins (1967–1968)
The Story of the Original Mustang: The Big Block Era Begins (1967–1968)

17 May 2021, 08:35 UTC · By: Vlad Radu / During 1967-1968, the legendary Mustang got bigger and more powerful, welcoming the first big-blocks into the engine lineup

 
Six-Second Big Block Chevy “Green Mamba” RX-7 Gaps All, Save for Rocket Camaro
Six-Second Big Block Chevy “Green Mamba” RX-7 Gaps All, Save for Rocket Camaro

24 Mar 2021, 10:28 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / This time around the Drag Racing and Car Stuff channel gives us a lot of Mazda runs, and the sole loss was a “photo finish” against an equally crazy Chevrolet

 
$350k 1989 Ford Ranger “Luxury Pre-Runner” Has a Big Block Off-Road Secret
$350k 1989 Ford Ranger “Luxury Pre-Runner” Has a Big Block Off-Road Secret

15 Mar 2021, 14:07 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / Naturally, it's not just the engine doing all the heavy lifting, as there isn't much of the initial Ford Ranger left after some years spent on this build

 
1967 Chevrolet C10 Hides a Big-Block Surprise Under the Candy Apple Red Shimmer
1967 Chevrolet C10 Hides a Big-Block Surprise Under the Candy Apple Red Shimmer

18 Feb 2021, 12:12 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / This is clearly no ordinary C10 short-bed truck and since classic trucks are in very high demand these days, it's great to see it thoroughly upgraded

 
1969 Chevelle SS with Chevy’s Colossal 572ci Big Block Is the Monster of the Day
1969 Chevelle SS with Chevy’s Colossal 572ci Big Block Is the Monster of the Day

6 May 2020, 10:03 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / 1969 Chevy Chevelle SS gets its 396ci engine swapped for a huge GM ZZ572 crate engine, 572ci in displacement and developing 620 hp

 
3,000 HP Second-Gen Chevrolet Camaro Street Car Delivers 4s 1/8-Mile Passes
3,000 HP Second-Gen Chevrolet Camaro Street Car Delivers 4s 1/8-Mile Passes

10 Jun 2016, 16:52 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / The owner of this second-generation Chevrolet Camaro has a thing for street machines, hence the all-steel, factory glass setup on the car

 
Supercharged Big Block Toyota FJ40 Land Cruiser, a Normal Aussie Burnout Machine
Supercharged Big Block Toyota FJ40 Land Cruiser, a Normal Aussie Burnout Machine

27 Feb 2016, 14:39 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / This FJ40 Toyota Land Cruiser has strayed far from the offroading path its maker had intended for it, gaining a monstrous powerplant in the process

 
Qatar Drag Racing Shop Goodies: From World's Fastest V6 to 2,500 HP Big Block
Qatar Drag Racing Shop Goodies: From World's Fastest V6 to 2,500 HP Big Block

5 Feb 2016, 02:41 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Since Qatar is the kind of place where oil grows on trees, these people need to burn it in speeding style and we're now giving you a sample of that

 
1,071 HP Chevrolet Chevelle SS Is Cleaner than a Surgery Room, Pulls 9s Quarter Mile Passes <span>· Video</span>
1,071 HP Chevrolet Chevelle SS Is Cleaner than a Surgery Room, Pulls 9s Quarter Mile Passes · Video

8 Dec 2015, 16:48 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / This Chevrolet Chevelle SS packs a priceless set of assets, from its quarter mile times to the all-clean aura of the engine compartment

 
“Eleanor” 1967 Mustang GT500 Drag Racer Packs Twin-Turbo Big Block: Gone in 6 Seconds
“Eleanor” 1967 Mustang GT500 Drag Racer Packs Twin-Turbo Big Block: Gone in 6 Seconds

8 Dec 2015, 09:52 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Random fact of the day: This ’67 GT500 can complete the 1/4-mile run ten times quicker than “Memphis” Raines can steal Eleanor

 
1,400 HP Mazda RX-7 Pulls 7s Quarter Mile Runs, Gets Driven on the Street
1,400 HP Mazda RX-7 Pulls 7s Quarter Mile Runs, Gets Driven on the Street

5 Oct 2015, 15:21 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / 1,400 HP Mazda RX-7 Pulls 7s Quarter Mile Runs, Gets Driven on the Street - Video1,400 HP Mazda RX-7 Pulls 7s Quarter Mile Runs, Gets Driven on the Street - Vid

 
Nitrous Volvo Battles Turbo Volvo in 1,500 HP Swedish Street Races
Nitrous Volvo Battles Turbo Volvo in 1,500 HP Swedish Street Races

30 Sep 2015, 18:15 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / This is a taste of what’s currently happening on the Swedish street racing scene. Spoiler alert: may include boosted big blocks

 
Stretched Chevy S10 Truck Has a Twin-Turbo Big Block in Its Bed, 9s Quarter Mile
Stretched Chevy S10 Truck Has a Twin-Turbo Big Block in Its Bed, 9s Quarter Mile

18 Sep 2015, 11:09 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / This is what happens when you mix a pickup truck, a mid-engined machine and a stretch limo. With the result getting into the 9s 1/4-mile range

 
2012 SEMA: Shelby Cobra 427 S/C <span>· Live Photos</span>
2012 SEMA: Shelby Cobra 427 S/C · Live Photos

4 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / The automotive world lost one of its biggest legends in 2012, and to make sure he is forever remembered, Ford brought over Carroll Shelby’s most iconic work to the SEMA Show in Las Vegas. T...

 
Equipe 100th Big Block Watch Celebrates Chevrolet Centennial
Equipe 100th Big Block Watch Celebrates Chevrolet Centennial

10 May 2011, 13:39 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / A Detroit-based (where else?) watch manufacturer has taken up the challenge to design a timepiece destined to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Chevrolet. More specifically, Equipe has just launche...