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Horsepower limits of a Service Block?

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote White70JavelinSST Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: Feb/23/2018 at 5:34pm
Originally posted by shootist shootist wrote:

"There ain't no replacement for displacement"

Unless your running boost.......  Big smile

Boost and exotic fuels.

The early 1980 Formula One engines were of 1.5 liter (91.5 cubic inches)(14 hp per cubic inch) displacement with turbos and very exotic fuel. These engines produced 1300 hp for qualifying (a grenade waiting to explode) and a reliable race life at 1100 hp. A top fuel engine averages 18.5 hp per cubic inch.

70 Javelin SST, second owner, purchased 1972
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