The huge 7.3-liter ‘Godzilla’ petrol V8 engine launched for the 2020 Ford F-250 Tremendous Responsibility and F-350 Tremendous Responsibility has simply been launched as a crate motor by Ford Performance Parts.
This big engine pumps out 430 hp and 475 lb-ft (644 Nm) of torque at 4,000 rpm. It makes use of a cam-in-block design that means it’s extra compact than a standard overhead-cam engine and will show to be a superb choice for anybody seeking to carry out an engine swap on their automobile.
Anybody who locations an order for the crate motor can even obtain the consumption and throttle physique, left and proper exhaust manifolds, manufacturing oil pan/cooler, ignition coils and wires, manufacturing flex plate, transport and storage cradle, and manufacturing facility raise brackets. Muscle Cars and Trucks provides that the engine additionally comes with a guaranty, though its period is unclear.
The Godzilla V8 is priced from $8,150. Prospects might want to supply their very own transmission to work alongside the 7.3-liter mill, in addition to all of the required wiring.
Whereas the engine doesn’t produce an enormous quantity of energy and torque contemplating its dimension, it’s understood that with some tuning, it may be upped to round 600 hp with out the usage of pressured induction. For these on the lookout for extra energy, Whipple launched a 3.0-liter supercharging system for the Godzilla engine earlier this yr. Complementing the supercharger is a brand new Roval 132 mm billet throttle physique and, all up, the supercharged mill is nice for 700 hp and 700 lb-ft (949 Nm).