Bs Industries

Bodie Stroud prides pickups, to stock restos, to full-i Variety is the spice of life, and Bodle Stroud of BS Industries says It's also the emerging landscape of hot rodding. Previously, Bodie was a pre-'64 kind of guy, then he moved it up to 1970, since customers were asking. Now he's embracing rods rolling well into the 70s. As such, Bodie has been able to work with a wide audience of customers and styles. That's Ideal for a young shop in a down economy, and even during the worst months of...

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BY THE NUMBERS 572ci Big-Block Chevy inches inches at .050-inch tappet rise 842 .813 inch Lobe Separation 110 installed at 106.5 Rocker ratio T amp D shaft style, 1.9 ratio Second ring 043 Total Seal Napier Pistons dome Block GMPP Bow Tie short-deck Crankshaft L.A. Enterprises Kryptonite Rods Eagle 6.385-Inch Armor coated Intake valve diameter 2.35 inches Exhaust valve diameter 1.85 inches Intake manifold ProFiler tunnel ram Carburetor two Holley 1150 Dominators Header custom 2'A-inch primary...

Rad Rides By Troyj

Asking Troy Trepanier what he sees as emerging trends can be a bit of an involved conversation in an enlightening way, not a bad one. Rad Rides has dabbled in nearly every facet of hot rodding from Ridler Award-winning show cars, to Bonneville record setters, traditional-style hot rods, and everything in between, so Troy sees several shifts happening, depending upon what type of car is being built. Once upon a time, nearly every Rad Rides car had a certain formula to it that reflected Troy's...

Heavy Metal

This 572-inch crate engine look-alike rocks out on stage to the tune of 845 I on pump gas. Photos by Robert McGaffin and the author Some engines have a certain sound. Fury. Hate. Anger. They emanate total power. This engine makes that sound. It makes that power. When the throttle goes WFO on this thing, the little hairs on your arm stand straight up, and you get that special feeling that lets you know something really good is happening. Like listening to Metallica's One, it just builds and...

Sway Gar Kits

Our sway bar kits correct body roll and reduces vehicle over and or under steering problem. Includes sway bar. bushings and hardware. Front amp Rear Sway Bar '289kit From Kit - 149 ea Rear Kit -' 139 ca No vacuum, no problem Use your power steering pump to deliver 1800psi with our Hydroboost Braking System. Shown with optional chrome upgrade. _ MCFV-1 chrome master cyl only - Starting at '199k it

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