New Products and Technology

New Products: Engine Cradle, Transmission Cooler, Piston Kit and More

By Fredy Ramirez

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COMP Cams Keyway Adjustable Billet Timing Set

COMP Cams announces the release of a new Keyway Adjustable Billet Timing Set. This kit features CNC-machined sprockets from billet bar steel, which is induction heat-treated for balance between durability and load capacity. The billet gears are keyway adjustable and are designed to allow for tuning camshaft timing. The kit uses a C5-R Racing Chain as standard equipment. The chain is pre-stretched and heat-treated with blanked links and press fit center links designed to avoid further stretching or breaking.

PN 7113

Comp Cams 

Edelbrock Victor Jr. LS 416 Long-Block

Edelbrock announces the release of Victor Jr. LS 416 Long-Block crate engine. The engine is designed to produce 602 hp and 538 ft-lbs. of torque. It features an aluminum LS3 block with a forged and balanced Manley crankshaft, forged Manley H-Beam connecting rods and Manley forged aluminum pistons to create a 416ci LS3 stroker with 4.0650-in. bore and 4-in. stroke. The core of this long-block are the Victor Jr. LS3 cylinder heads and Rollin' Thunder hydraulic roller camshaft.

PN 46725


MAHLE Motorsport PowerPak Plus Piston Kit

MAHLE Motorsport announces the release of their BBC Elite Sportsman PowerPak Plus Piston Kit, designed to maximize horsepower for aluminum big block Chevy cylinder heads capable of over 1,200 hp. This kit is engineered to work with the Brodix Dart Pro 1. The pistons are designed to add attention to drag-race-specific stress areas. The kit features lightweight pistons with a slipper skirt, 2618 alloy forgings, dual coatings, lateral gas ports for designed for increased ring seal, CNC finished pin bore and forced pin oiling.

PN 930239300


Mishimoto Transmission Cooler

Mishimoto announced the release of Direct-Fit Ford Raptor and F-150 Transmission Cooler.
The cooler is designed for 2010-14 Ford Raptor and 2011-14 F-150s. The design features a 14-row tube-and-fin construction engineered for maximum cooling and flow. The cooler is designed to increase in-fluid capacity by 197% over the stock cooler and increase core volume by 94%.



Powerhouse Products Heavy-Duty Engine Cradle With Wheels

Powerhouse Products announces the release of their new Heavy-Duty Engine Cradle with wheels. The cradle is designed to make storing and moving GM LS and Chevrolet SBC/BBC engines easier. The cradle is constructed from heavy gauge steel, has mounting pads designed to accept both LS and standard SBC/BBC engines and features heavy-duty casters engineered for easy movement. The cradle’s low-profile is designed to allow for easy storage.

PN POW102134

Power House 

Wilwood’s Temperature Strips

Wilwood announces the release of Temperature Strips, engineered to provide easy and accurate methods of recording observed on-track temperatures of brake calipers or other components on a race car. The adhesive-backed strips are designed to attach to any clean, smooth surface to record peak temperatures that occur during any session. The temperatures are marked for both Fahrenheit and Celsius with the range of 250 degrees to 536 degrees Fahrenheit and 121 degrees to 280 degrees Celsius. The indicator color changes to black when a temperature level is observed. Each package includes 10 non-reversible strips.

PN 400-15671