It's official. Our 1985 Chevy K10 "Big Green" project truck is getting a new engine! It's the Chevrolet Performance ZZ6 350 cu-in V8.
Big Green was powered by its original 305 cu-in (aka. 5-liter) Chevy V8. When new, this engine produced 160 horsepower and 240 lb-ft of torque. That may be
TFLtruck purchased this 1985 Chevy K10 truck several months ago. We named it "Big Green", and the entire team fell in love with it. The truck looks mean with its suspension lift and Mickey Thompson tires. On the other hand, this truck is slow and quiet. The original 305 cu-in
Can the 2017 Chevy Silverado 1500 with the 6.2L V8 beat or match the 0-60 MPH time put up by the 2017 F-150 EcoBoost V6? Keep in mind that we do all of our testing at a mile above sea level (with approximately 17% less air density).
The big 6.2L EcoTec3
Nearly everything has changed with the introduction of the second generation 2017 Ford Raptor. For starters, Ford no longer has the Special Vehicle Team (SVT) that builds the Raptor. The division responsible for high performance vehicles at Ford is now a global organization and it's simply called Ford Performance.
TFLtoday is a weekly Mon/Wed/Fri live show that we broadcast at 10am MST (Denver timezone). You can join it on our TFLnow Youtube channel three times per week, or watch the recorded shows after they air. We did a live "Ask Mr.Truck" episode from our studio last Friday, and it