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Bracket Blaster 572

Pat and Mike freshen a 572 with a radical cam swap and test a hi-rise intake verses a dual-quad tunnel ram.

High Performance Valve Spring Compressor, Pneumatic
Select Flex-Hone Diameter: 4.625" (117.5mm)

Fasteners, Hardware, and Shop Supplies

ZZ572, Engine Assembly, Crate Engine, Chevy, 572, 620 hp, 720R heads, USED

Jesel 2-Piece Upper Pulley Belt Drive System, Chev Big Block

FEL-PRO, Oil Pan Gasket, 1-Piece, Rubber/Steel Core, Chevy, Big Block, Each

Custom grind Camshaft, BB Chevy, SLD. Roller
Lifters, Ultra Pro, Mechanical Roller, Vertical Link Bar, Chevy, 396-454, Set of 16
Valve Springs, Dual, 1.625 in. O.D., 564 lbs./in. Rate, 1.210 in. Coil Bind Height, Set of 16
Engine Valve Spring Retainer Keeper
Valve Keeper, 16

Crankcase Evacuation System, Steel, Gold Iridited, Universal, Kit

Rocker Arms, Shaft Mount, Full Roller, Aluminum, 1.7 Ratio, Chevy, Big Block, Kit

Carburetor, 4 Barrel, Holley Gen 3 Ultra Dominator, Gasoline - Dual Inlet, 1,150 CFM, Tumble Polished, Each

Spark Plug Wires, Extreme 9000 Ceramic, Spiral Core, 8mm, Black, 90 Degree Boots, Universal, V8, Set

Headers, Super Competition, Full-Length, Steel, Painted, Chevy, Pontiac, 396, 402, 427, 454, Pair

Intake Manifold, Hi-Ram, Tunnel Ram, Aluminum, Natural, Dual Square Bore, Chevy, Big Block, Rectangle Port

Carburetor, Black Diamond Q-Series, 750 cfm, Mechanical Secondary, 4-Barrel, Square Bore, Drag Race, Each

Crank Trigger, Flying Magnet, Chevy, Big Block, 8" balancer, Kit

Main Bearings, H Series, Standard Size, Tri Metal, Chevy, 396, 402, 427, 454, Set of 5
Rod Bearing, H Series, Coated, Standard Size, Tri Metal, Chevy, 348, 366, 396, 402, 409, 427, 454, Each
Piston Ring Set


Seasons

Galaxie Teardown
2015 | Episode 23
Team preps survivor '63 Galaxie for 1/2 mile top-speed assault, installing our turbo’d Black & Blue 347.

Nitrous Big Block Ford
2015 | Episode 22
Pat and Mike button up their 557" Ford stroker and add a healthy dose of nitrous on the dyno.

460 To The Max
2015 | Episode 21
We stretch a Ford big block to 557 cubes and flog our Power Stop Z06 at the new Corvette racetrack.

Black & Blue: Stage III
2015 | Episode 20
Team takes their wild 347 Ford to Stage 3 with Hellion 76mm turbocharger, making massive power on race gas.

Bracket Blaster 572
2015 | Episode 19
Pat and Mike freshen a 572 with a radical cam swap and test a hi-rise intake verses a dual-quad tunnel ram.

PowerStop Z06: Supercharged
2015 | Episode 18
Supercharging a 2008 Z06 and adding Z26 performance brake package to out perform the new $90,000 Z06 Corvette

Supercar Slayer: PowerStop Z06
2015 | Episode 17
C6 Z06 gets new Track Day brake package, suspension upgrades, sticky tires plus get more LS7 power with long-tube headers.

Hellion Mustang
2015 | Episode 16
New Mustang gets 900 HP twin turbo kit, looser torque converter, one piece driveshaft then a trip to the strip.

Tips & Tricks
2015 | Episode 15
Engine dyno tuning fact and fiction, performance piston technology and how to build the ultimate engine stand.

Project 242: AMC Jeep Six
2015 | Episode 14
Pat and Mike rebuild and hop up a 4.0L Jeep straight six with trick cam, modified intake and aluminum head.

Race Track Tuning
2015 | Episode 13
Team dials in Lime Dime drag truck at the strip with how to set up the trans brake, ladder bar suspension and NOS

Project: Dirt Devil Chevy
2015 | Episode 12
Pat and Mike reveal secrets on how to build a winning all-iron Chevy small block for dirt track racing

Rattle Can Rod: Power
2015 | Episode 11
Mike and Pat install reengineered drive train in '33 FFR hot rod kit and test it for Dupli-Color sweepstakes

Rattle Can Rod: Roller
2015 | Episode 10
Pat and Mike team up with Duplicolor to build old skool street rod with Factory Five Racing's '33 hot rod kit

Black & Blue Stage II
2015 | Episode 09
Team tests the limits of Ford's 5.0L block with big compression, solid roller cam and 8000 RPM dyno runs

Black & Blue Stage I
2015 | Episode 08
Team makes big street/strip power on a budget by stroking a stock 5.0L small block Ford to 347

Blunt Force Trauma
2015 | Episode 07
Mike and Pat assemble and dyno tune massive 640 cubic inch tri-power 429 Ford with 871 blower and nitrous.

Six Decades of Power
2015 | Episode 06
Team celebrates the 60th anniversary of Chevy's small block building a potent supercharged 350 with dual EFI.

Blown Monster CSI
2015 | Episode 05
The team visits Kaase Racing to machine the 429 inch Ford big block from the first monster truck, Big Foot #1.

Blown Monster
2015 | Episode 04
Engine Power gets the honor of rebuilding the 640 inch blown nitrous injected V8 from the original Big Foot monster truck.

Slant Six Duster
2015 | Episode 03
71 Dodge gets period-correct restoration with hopped up 225 Slant Six Mopar and fresh automatic trans.

Sweet Slant Six
2015 | Episode 02
Team resurrects and hot rods Mopar's indestructible 6 cylinder, the bulletproof 225 Dodge Slant Six.

Bowtie on Steroids
2015 | Episode 01
Team installs latest twin Hellion turbocharger system boosting new Camaro SS to 600 horsepower.

Cadillac LSA 427 Stroker Part 1
Season 3, Episode 05  —  Original Airdate 2/7/2016

Pat and Mike look for big power from the factory supercharged power house found in the Cadillacs CTS-V's


Cadillac LSA 427 Stroker Part 2
Season 3, Episode 06  —  Original Airdate 2/14/2016

The guys finish the top end and strap in to the dyno chairs for a power filled dyno session on pump gas



In House Power Mouse: Stage I
Season 3, Episode 01  —  Original Airdate 1/10/2016

The first of a 3 stage build of the durable small block Chevy. A back to basics 355 inch powerplant that makes great reliable power for under 4000 bucks.


In House Power Mouse: Stage II
Season 3, Episode 02  —  Original Airdate 1/17/2016

Stage II of our small block Chevy build get's block modifications and a competition rotating assembly to complete a solid shortblock


In House Power Mouse: Stage II Part II
Season 3, Episode 03  —  Original Airdate 1/24/2016

Completing the small block Chevy with trick induction from the heads to the intake manifold. This potent combo makes big power on the dyno We're taking you to the NMRA (National Mustang Racers Association) Finals in Bowling Green, where championships are on the line and the action is non-stop


In-House Power Mouse Roars
Season 3, Episode 14  —  Original Airdate 7/3/2016

In Stage 3 of our small-block build, our 383 becomes a 406 and gets a centrifugal supercharger to make mega-power.



Supercar Slayer: PowerStop Z06
Season 2, Episode 17  —  Original Airdate 7/26/2015

C6 Z06 gets new Track Day brake package, suspension upgrades, sticky tires plus get more LS7 power with long-tube headers.


PowerStop Z06: Supercharged
Season 2, Episode 18  —  Original Airdate 8/2/2015

Supercharging a 2008 Z06 and adding Z26 performance brake package to out perform the new $90,000 Z06 Corvette



Rattle Can Rod: Roller
Season 2, Episode 10  —  Original Airdate 4/26/2015

Pat and Mike team up with Duplicolor to build old skool street rod with Factory Five Racing's '33 hot rod kit


Rattle Can Rod: Power
Season 2, Episode 11  —  Original Airdate 5/3/2015

Mike and Pat install reengineered drive train in '33 FFR hot rod kit and test it for Dupli-Color sweepstakes



Black & Blue Stage I
Season 2, Episode 08  —  Original Airdate 4/12/2015

Team makes big street/strip power on a budget by stroking a stock 5.0L small block Ford to 347


Black & Blue Stage II
Season 2, Episode 09  —  Original Airdate 4/19/2015

Team tests the limits of Ford's 5.0L block with big compression, solid roller cam and 8000 RPM dyno runs


Black & Blue: Stage III
Season 2, Episode 20  —  Original Airdate 9/20/2015

Team takes their wild 347 Ford to Stage 3 with Hellion 76mm turbocharger, making massive power on race gas.



Sweet Slant Six
Season 2, Episode 02  —  Original Airdate 1/11/2015

Team resurrects and hot rods Mopar's indestructible 6 cylinder, the bulletproof 225 Dodge Slant Six.


Slant Six Duster
Season 2, Episode 03  —  Original Airdate 1/18/2015

71 Dodge gets period-correct restoration with hopped up 225 Slant Six Mopar and fresh automatic trans.



Lime Dime: 427 Big Block
Season 1, Episode 22  —  Original Airdate 10/12/2014

Team creates over-the-top street/strip pickup wedging a nitrous-powered 427 big block into a compact S10.


Lime Dime: More Power
Season 1, Episode 23  —  Original Airdate 10/19/2014

How-to bolt on 150 HP with a wet-nitrous system, install a bed-mounted radiator and index J-wire spark plugs.


Race Track Tuning
Season 2, Episode 13  —  Original Airdate 5/17/2015

Team dials in Lime Dime drag truck at the strip with how to set up the trans brake, ladder bar suspension and NOS



Iron Animal Part 1: Building a 408 Stroker
Season 1, Episode 09  —  Original Airdate 4/20/2014

How-to build a modern Chevy stroker starting from scratch with an LQ4 iron truck block strong enough to survive plenty of turbo boost.


Iron Animal Part 2: Flow Bench Testing Heads
Season 1, Episode 10  —  Original Airdate 4/27/2014

The latest GenX cylinder heads are flowed, installed and topped off with multi-port fuel injection before being dyno tuned on pump gas.


Iron Animal 408: Wicked Turbo Power
Season 1, Episode 19  —  Original Airdate 8/10/2014

How to turbo-charge an iron block LS stroker to make 1000 horsepower with a single 88mm turbo and air-to-air intercooler.



Old Skool Flatty: Part 1 How to Hot Rod a Ford Flathead
Season 1, Episode 08  —  Original Airdate 4/13/2014

Transforming a junkyard Ford flathead into a classic hot rod V8 with prepping the block to handle a stroked rotating assembly.


Old Skool Flatty: 3 Deuce V8
Season 1, Episode 14  —  Original Airdate 7/6/2014

Engine guru Keith Dorton helps build our Ford flathead with 3/4 race cam, high compression heads and 3 deuces.



Part 1 Building an Old Skool Six
Season 1, Episode 03  —  Original Airdate 1/19/2014

Team starts building a 70's era Ford inline six by taking it to a local auto machine shop.


Hopping Up an Old Skool Six Part 2
Season 1, Episode 04  —  Original Airdate 1/25/2014

Team hops up, assembles and dyno tests Ford 's venerable straight 6 with a cam, intake and carb.



Budget LS Tech Part 1
Season 1, Episode 01  —  Original Airdate 1/5/2014

Team starts a two part build of an LS on the cheap starting with a junk yard 4.8L iron block out of a Chevy truck.


Budget LS Tech Part 2
Season 1, Episode 02  —  Original Airdate 1/12/2014

The team assembles the long block, a New EFI top end and then dynos the 4.8.




Engine Power Schedule

Twin Turbo Hellion Power On New LT1 Camaro
2017 | Episode 18
The Engine Power guys have turbo guru John Urist in the shop to add big power to GM’s latest Camaro. Twin turbos and the new LT1 powerplant are the perfect recipe to spin the dyno rollers to big numbers…..
Saturday 11/25
1:30 AM ET
Yellow Fever/Black Magic
2017 | Episode 19
Pat and Mike wrap up the Rislone Mustang Sweepstakes car with awesome Dyno runs. Then, make more progress on Project Pro Street or No Street.
Sunday 12/3
9:30 AM ET/PT
Yellow Fever/Black Magic
2017 | Episode 19
Pat and Mike wrap up the Rislone Mustang Sweepstakes car with awesome Dyno runs. Then, make more progress on Project Pro Street or No Street.
Saturday 12/9
1:30 AM ET