Curious about HP possibilities

Tony Hoffman auditony at
Wed Jan 2 11:35:35 PST 2008

Yes, it's been done, and drives around in Colorado somewhere. I have
thought about this myself, using a LS1 aluminum engine. But, the V8Q
engine is another possibility, and bolts up to your trans.

LT1Q as mentioned. It's a 5000TQ with an LT1.

Tony Hoffman

On 1/2/08, Richard Harris <rnharris at> wrote:
> Call me wacky, but I'm curious about dropping a small block Chevy engine
> into a 200 or UrS? Why? Well, I've been researching HP upgrade options for
> my 200. While there are a few high HP(450+) 3Bs in Europe, according to most
> of people I've corresponded with, the distributor ignition on the 3B limits
> my possibilities. To make 450hp on a 3B, one needs to install an AAN
> harness(wiring nightmare?), ECU and coils or go standalone($$$).  With
> either of the aforementioned choices, the minimum hardware needed is a rods,
> turbo and manifold($3500).  The Jegs catalog, has a variety of
> warranted, new $4000.00 dollar engines. Heck, I'm sure one of my hillbilly
> buddies could find me a good condition used 350 for much less.
> ANy BTDT SB Chevy swaps?
> Richard
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