Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - newbie here building a 327 looking for atleast 400 hp.
View Single Post
  #9 (permalink)  
Old 08-26-2012, 08:58 AM
vinniekq2's Avatar
vinniekq2 vinniekq2 is offline
Registered User
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: BC,Canada
Age: 59
Posts: 11,607
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 690
Thanked 1,323 Times in 1,229 Posts
toddalin that engine is making 400 engine hp.the chasis dyno measures rwhp after accessories and driveline take up their share and exhaust too.

rock_dog a 327 does not really make big torque numbers,rev the little engine a bit higher and use a little more rear gear for the torque multiplier in the lower gears.A stock bottom end of a 327 can rev 6500 rpm and last with a good balance.I prefer a solid lifter cam especially for 327s
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to vinniekq2 For This Useful Post:
rock_dog (08-26-2012)