Originally Posted by Haggar
Any idea on how buildable they are and still keeping factory fuel injection? It doesn't need to be a 10 second car (thats the other build), but we want something that works as a hot rod/cruiser, so it needs some power. All the fuel injected big blocks I've driven seem to be torque monsters but don't really make the truck that fast. And the 8.1 liters are weird bastard child engines with a real limited aftermarker.
A good port and polish job on the heads would do wonders. With that alone on the dyno you should see nearly 100 horses. Then a good bumpstick and a tune your done. You'd be around 450-500 hp with no problem.