Home | Tag Archives: Zex Nitrous

Tag Archives: Zex Nitrous

Speed Secrets: Using ZEX Nitrous on a Built 5.3L

Screen Shot 2019-10-29 at 4.41.22 PM

On this episode of Speed Secrets, the experts at ZEX. Nitrous is awesome and works well with just about any engine or setup. In this nitrous test, it’s time to give a modified 5.3-liter engine. If you love nitrous, you’re not alone, so do we. This topic has been covered in depth in several previous videos, and many dyno tests ... Read More »

Speed Secrets: Adding ZEX Nitrous To A Turbo 5.3! HUGE Gains!

Screen Shot 2019-07-30 at 3.04.33 PM

Working with the experts at ZEX, two of the funnest parts of building an engine are tested: boost and nitrous! Nitrous is awesome, boost is awesome, but what happens when you combine the two? Double the fun! When it comes to choosing nitrous or boost, the majority of engine builders will opt for one or the other, but why choose ... Read More »

Speed Secrets: ZEX 125 Shot Dyno Test On a Small Block Ford

Screen Shot 2019-07-23 at 10.56.37 AM

Can you turn your car into a superhero? Not in a traditional way, but with the use of nitrous, you can give your naturally aspirated engine super powers. In this episode of Speed Secrets, the team shows you exactly what happens when you install nitrous on a 392 cubic inch Ford engine. Before getting to the engine test, it’s important ... Read More »

Speed Secrets: Zex Nitrous and Small Block Chevy Engines

Screen Shot 2019-02-11 at 12.03.24 PM

Whether from a turbo, blower, or nitrous, there is a lot to love about power adders. Especially when used in a Small Block designed specifically for them, like the SBC 383 Stroker from Blue Print Engines. It has everything you’d want for power adder applications, Including forged internals, low compression, and aluminum free flowing heads. Making the 383 that much ... Read More »

Speed Secrets: It’s Time to Juice the LS

Screen Shot 2019-02-07 at 4.13.20 PM

Typically, nitrous comes in two different configurations. For EFI applications there is the wet fogger system, where you combine nitrous and fuel in a single fogger nozzle and install it somewhere in the air intake system. Although, if you were looking for nitrous for a carbureted application, a perimeter plate type system would be the way to go. While both ... Read More »

Speed Secrets: Combining a Big Block Chevy with Nitrous Means Big Power

Screen Shot 2019-02-04 at 2.33.26 PM

As far as naturally aspirated power, it’s hard to beat a Stroker Big Block Chevy, especially one with a nice hearty camshaft from Comp Cams. The fun doesn’t have to stop there though. With a little throttle in a bottle, a healthy BBC can get real serious, real fast. To explore just how far a little nitrous can go when ... Read More »

Dynamic Daily: Dr. Jekyll Meets Mr. Hyde

1

By Richard Holdener/Photos By Author This is how you make your mild, carbureted 4.8L Dr. Jekyll becomes Mr. Hyde.     When it comes to power plants for an enthusiast vehicle, most guys have one of two distinct types, wild race car or mild daily driver. In truth, many have both, as the cantankerous race-car motor hardly makes for a reliable, ... 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 »

Ford 306 ZEX Test

11

Words and Photos: Richard Holdener How many times have you been behind the wheel and found yourself wanting just a little more power? Heck, let’s not stop at a little more. How many times have you wanted a LOT more? What if there was a way to have an extra 100 HP at the push of a button? Wouldn’t that ... Read More »

COMP Performance Group Salutes Veterans

vets day

COMP Performance Group will be saying thanks to veterans this week with a 10% Off, plus FREE Freight, offer to those who have served our country and continue to protect our freedoms today. As a small token of gratitude, the offer to active or retired US service members runs Wednesday, November 8 through Wednesday, November 15. “We sincerely appreciate veterans’ service and ... Read More »