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Engine Adapters for Transaxles and High Performance Clutches for VW & Porsche

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V-8 Engines & Others
 

All these V8 engines, with the exception of the 3.5 liter Buick, are too powerful for any VW trans so must be limited to a 900 series Porsche, Toronado, Pantara, or Transaxle Engineering' automatic transaxle. Offroad racers have a choice of Toronado, 930 & G50 Porsche, Mendeola, Transaxle Engineering, or Fortin transaxles. These all require our adapter kits.

 

1000 Buick Aluminum V8, Olds, Pontiac ('61-'63) and Rover 3500, 215 CID. The first choice for smooth performance in a VW. A light V8, but good engines are hard to find. Specify if Rover engine. WEIGHT: 320lb; LENGTH: 281/2

 

8400 Cadillac Northstar & Aurora V8. DOHC 4.0 & 4.6. Computer contolled. Easily damaged if overheated.

 

1700 Chevrolet V8, Small Block. Popular for 914 Porsche. Not recommended for VW transaxle. Due to weight, use only mid-engine.

Specify if for '86+ (Ref# 1750) with smaller flywheel bolt pattern. WEIGHT: 500lb; LENGTH: 29"

 

1760 Chevrolet Corvette LS1- aluminum block. LS1-LS7. 5.7, 6.0, 427.

 

1765 Chevrolet Corvette LS9 - ZR1 and LSA Cadillac Cts-V

 

5700 Chrysler Hemi - 5.7 - 6.1

 

2900 Ford V8 '65+ 289, 302, 351 CID (except 351M). A little lighter than the Chevy. Extra charge for '81 and newer 302.

WEIGHT: 450lb; LENGTH: 291/2"

 

 

5100 Ford V8 OHC 4.6, '92+ T Bird, Mustang, Crown Vic. & Merc. clones. 240 HP or 300 HP DOHC in Lincoln Navigator,

500+ HP Shelbyl Fits 5.4 & V10

 

2920 Ford 390, 427 Big Block.

 

8600 Lexus V8, DOHC. 4.0 &Toyota 4.7 Large engine.

 

5460 Nissan 5.6 V8 - Titan DOHC

 

6000 Viper V10 - Heavy and long. Gen 1 and Gen 3.