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Speed Secrets: Ford 302 Nitrous Distribution!

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It’s time to work with the experts over at ZEX for another test, and you know what that means – nitrous! If you’ve ever wondered if the nitrous being sprayed into a 5.0L is evenly distributed, this will answer your questions. Of course nitrous works, but how well is it distributed on a long runner intake installed on a 5.0-liter ... Read More »

Turbo 5.0 Ford Small Block: Big Power with Small Boost!

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The 5.0-liter Ford engine is a favorite of the Speed Secrets crew, so if there’s one thing they’re dying to test, it’s a 5.0L, and not any 5.0L, but one turbo power! To learn how to put together a great engine meant for boost, the experts at COMP Cams lend a hand to set up a great foundation. Making a ... Read More »

The Easy Way Out: Nitrous That 5.0L

The simple solution to more power was to add this Perimeter Plate nitrous system from ZEX. The kit included everything needed to run up to an extra 300-hp to our little 5.0L.

Words and Photos: Richard Holdener  When you go looking to improve the power output of any motor, there are a lot of different performance choices. Some gravitate to increased displacement, as there is no replacement for displacement, especially if you are looking to greatly enhance torque production. Nothing bolsters torque like a stroker kit, but that isn’t the only avenue ... Read More »