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You Can Now Get the Ford GT500’s 760 Horsepower 5.2L V8 Motor as a Crate Engine

A few years ago, Ford caused a stir when it announced the cross-plane V8 engine inside the new GT500 would be making 760 horsepower and 625 lb.-ft. of torque. It […]

Engine & Exhaust / Tech Articles

Make Boating Crate Again: Tunnel Ram GM CT525 Circle Track Motor Test

What does every boat on the lake have in common with every car on the road? The obvious answer is that they all need (say it with me) MORE POWER! […]

BluePrint Engines GM 400 C.I.D. crate engine
Videos & Galleries

Video: Crate Engine Shopping Tips From BluePrint Engines

Pete Stout from BluePrint Engines got with our friends at Summit Racing for their socially distanced Virtual Super Summit a couple of months ago, discussing key factors to consider when […]

Mailbag: Engine-Swap Tips for a Mild-Performance ’85 Chevy Camaro IROC-Z
Driveline / Engine & Exhaust / Q&A

Mailbag: Engine-Swap Tips for a Mild-Performance ’85 Chevy Camaro IROC-Z

You’ve got questions. We’ve got answers. We work with the Summit Racing tech department to tackle your automotive-related conundrums. This week, we’re talking about swapping a 350 crate engine into an […]

Buyer's Guides / Parts

A Guide to Ford Performance Parts Crate Engines

While General Motors’ LS engines tend to be the popular choice today for engine-swap projects, there remain large numbers of Blue Oval loyalists who look for Ford-built crate engines for their […]

Buyer's Guides / Parts / Readers' Rides

LS Crate Guide: A Guide to LS Crate Motor Options for Your Next Engine Swap or Restomod

General Motors’ LS (Gen. III/IV) series of engines is the engine swap king these days. In addition to the parade of factory LS-powered late-model cars, you’ll find LS engines in old-school street rods, […]

How Tos / Product Installs / Tech / Videos & Galleries

Video: How to Break In New Crate Engines

Learn how to properly break in a newly purchased crate engine to ensure long engine life and that your warranty stays intact by watching this video. It will cover: 1. […]

SEMA 2015 / Videos & Galleries

SEMA Show ‘n’ Tell: BluePrint Engines’ Short Block 383 Stroker

LAS VEGAS, NV. – BluePrint Engines gave us a good look at their new Short Block Plus crate engine—a GM 383-cubic-inch-displacement short block stroker—at the 2015 SEMA show. Three versions […]

Buyer's Guides / Parts

Blue Ovals in Boxes: 10 Awesome Ford Crate Engines for Under Your Hood

  Whether you’re looking to replace a tired old Ford engine, swap in a more powerful mill, or modernize your classic muscle car or street rod with a mod motor, […]

Buyer's Guides / Parts

Mighty Mopars: Examining 8 Great Crate Engines for Vintage Mopars

We have to hand it to Mopar enthusiasts. The Mopar crowd is arguably the most vocal, most passionate group of people in the hot rodding community. So it wasn’t much of a […]