Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - 383 Advise
Thread: 383 Advise
View Single Post
  #10 (permalink)  
Old 07-20-2012, 01:05 PM
ap72 ap72 is online now
How fast is fast enough?
 
Last photo:
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: St. Louis, MO
Age: 28
Posts: 8,244
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 12
Thanked 221 Times in 206 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by stevens03 View Post
would I be correct in saying that to reach 400 hp, it would be easier to get their from a 383 rather than a 327 or 350?

Yea, it will be easier with more displacement. But those manifolds are going to make your power curve hit a brick wall. Build for a low rpm power peak. Performer manifold, AFR 180 heads, and a really good roller cam from a cam grinder that can work magic. all the "little things" will count sice your placing such a handicap on yourself.
Reply With Quote