Comply with Alongside as Summit Racing Builds a 1,000 Horsepower, Twin-Turbo 6.0L LS Engine

Comply with Alongside as Summit Racing Builds a 1,000 Horsepower, Twin-Turbo 6.0L LS Engine


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on April 15, 2022 at 8:35 am

Behold Mission 1,000: A 1,000 horsepower 6.0L LS engine construct utilizing off-the-shelf elements. (Picture/Summit Racing)

OK, so 20 years in the past, in the event you advised somebody you possibly can hit 1,000 horsepower with out a top-tier racing R&D staff in your again pocket, you’d in all probability get laughed at.

These days although, 1,000 hp isn’t the legendary quantity it was.

And to show it, the Summit Racing tech specialists are placing collectively a 6.0L LS engine to hit that mark—utilizing bits they’ve plucked proper from their catalog of Professional LS engine elements. Higher nonetheless, they’re filming the entire thing, so you’ll be able to comply with alongside because the engine construct evolves.

You might also wish to take a look at Summit Racing’s in depth Engine Constructing 101 Video Collection to get a more in-depth have a look at the instruments and methods they’re utilizing to assemble Mission 1,000.

On the coronary heart of the construct is a pair of Summit Racing’s new turbochargers, being fed right into a 6.0L LS block from Chevrolet Efficiency. The rotating meeting, camshaft, and cylinder heads have all been meticulously spec’d out too.

Whereas the venture is much from over, right here’s a partial elements record for the construct at this level:

Watch the intro video under to get your first have a look at Mission 1,000. Then come again for updates to see if the Summit Racing staff hits its purpose.

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