1977 Vega

The Details

Engine:

1971 350 cubic inch Chevrolet V8 (+0.030 overbore)
Forged pistons (TRW L2256F); ~8.6:1 compression

Heads:

stock cast iron (882 casting); 76-cc combustion chamber

Induction:

Chevrolet aluminum intake; Holley 6853 (4150 [double pumper], spreadbore, 650 cfm)

Ignition:

1975 V8 Monza HEI distributor; 1975 V8 Monza HEI coil; MSD® Heli-Core® sparkplug wires

Exhaust:

stock V8 Monza exhaust manifolds and y-pipe; stock Vega exhaust

Camshaft:

Crane (967601) blueprinted copy of Chevrolet L79 (327 ci/350 hp); 222°/222° duration (@0.050 lift); 0.447/0.447 lift; 114° LSA

Transmission:

Saginaw 4 speed; Hurst Competition Plus shifter and linkage
ratios: 2.85, 2.01, 1.35, 1.00

Rearend:

Monza 7.5-inch ring gear; limited slip; 2.93:1

Front Suspension:

V8 Monza

Rear Suspension:

V8 Monza

Brakes:

Monza

Wheels and Tires:

NA

Best e.t.:

NA

Weight:

NA

 


Originally Released 11 February 2002

updated 14 October 2007