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Edelbrock Performer 8.5:1 Crate Engine Offers
87-Octane, Emissions Legal Performance

TORRANCE, CA - Offering a balance of performance and value, the Edelbrock Performer 8.5:1 crate engine delivers 310 Horsepower on 87-octane fuel. This 350 cubic-inch crate is built upon a brand-new GM short block and is then completely hand assembled by in-house Edelbrock technicians. The heart of the performance is the Edelbrock Performer Total Power PackageŽ; a cylinder head, camshaft, intake manifold and carburetor package designed and dyno-matched to work together.

Choose from as-cast or polished finish options, water-pump choices, and CARB approved or non-emission options. Every Edelbrock crate engine is backed by a 2-Year / Unlimited Mileage warranty and is made to order.

    Features Include
  • 310 HP / 375 Ft./Lbs. of Torque
  • 100% brand new
  • 2 YR / Unlimited Mileage warranty
  • 12 applications available, based on options
  • Retail Prices starting at: $4,799.00

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