Originally Posted by stevechuk
i am starting with a 396 block and want to build a street engine. It is going into a 1950 Chevrolet Pickup. What horsepower should I be aiming for?
For my hot BBC build, I will be aiming for high torque numbers. I won't be going to the track and our vehicles get impounded if we are caught driving about 32 MPH over the speed limit on the highway here.
Just love that off the line grunt.