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Old 09-06-2007, 03:34 PM
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Originally Posted by oldschoolmudman
the only engine ever that was factory produced that made that kind of power was the 427sohc (ford ) it was a door prize engine never factory installed and factory rating on it wa 786hpat4600rpms and 964ft pounds at 2800 rpms and thats strait out the the chiltions engine manual dated winter 1973

so, how did Chilton get #'s on a motor that was never installed on a production car?

Second, 786 @ 4600...tha motor wasnt close to peak at that point in the rpm band
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