The home of Australian Hot Rodding on the Net
Hot-Rod Internet Bench Racing
Welcome to the only Aussie Rodders Forum on the Internet
 
 FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   Register 
 ProfileProfile   Login to check your private messagesLogin to check your private messages   Login 
HOT ROD
HOT ROD SWAP MEET
SWAP MEET

6 Cylinder suggestions for a 1929 Chevrolet.
Goto page Previous  1, 2, 3
 
       Hot-Rod Internet Bench Racing Forum Index -> Engine and Drivetrain
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
Jimmy B
Rookie


Joined: 01 Feb 2021
Posts: 32
Location: Tweed Valley, NSW, Australia

Posted: Fri Feb 06, 2021 10:56 pm    Post subject:

RB30 would be a good straight six for your project plenty of parts, plenty of info, and alot of written off VL crappadoores going around turbo/ non-turbo (popular P plate car you know!). Budget Build Ups did a story on a 730hp RB30 build up in Vol 10 No3. I know thats more power then you will ever need in a '29 but good protential. So it will take just about anything. A few mates have owned VLs and they go like the clappas. I personly don't like them (FALCONS ARE BETTER) but they have a good motor, well that is my 2 cents worth!
Back to top
Guest






Posted: Mon Feb 09, 2021 10:53 pm    Post subject:

Sounds like to Commodore VL motor wins by a landslide! There ARE a few disadvantages tho: You can't feel, nor hear them at idle, They are very smooth on the road, they don't leak oil or chew the juice, and they look simple and uncomplicated. Now I ask you: What sort of engine is that to put in a Hot Rod?
Back to top
Display posts from previous:   
       Hot-Rod Internet Bench Racing Forum Index -> Engine and Drivetrain All times are GMT + 10 Hours
Goto page Previous  1, 2, 3
Page 3 of 3

 
Jump to:  
You can post new topics in this forum
You can reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum


Powered by phpBB 2.0.1 © 2001, 2002 phpBB Group