Sixteen Power’s V16 Makes 1159 hp

Sixteen Power LSx V16 on Katech dyno

Sixteen Power is a company in Detroit, Michigan building a 14.0 L V16 based on LSx architecture for Marine applications. The company partnered with Katech to develop and test the custom V16 engine. The company recently released a video showing the V16 in Katech’s dyne room for durability testing. Watch as the naturally aspirated V16 … Read more

Katech Pushes a Twin-Turbo LT5 V8 to 1486 hp

Katech twin-turbo LT5 V8

Katech is back with an update on their LT5 build series. They showed the LT5 V8 making 1,013 hp and 1,011 lb-ft of torque in a previous update. This time around the company replaced the supercharger with a Hellion twin-turbo kit, Turbosmart boost controller, and wastegate. They also ported the head and the engine made … Read more

Ford Debuts New 7.3 L Pushrod Big-Block V8

Ford Godzilla 7.3 L Pushrod Big-Block V8

Ford debuted their new 7.3 L (445 ci) V8 for the 2020 F-Series Super Duty trucks. The engine features iron block with a new cam-in-block, overhead valve architecture, forged steel crank, four-bolt mains, variable valve timing, port injection, and variable-displacement oil pump. No word on engine’s horsepower or torque output. Source: Ford Media and EngineLabs … Read more

Katech LT5 V8 Makes 1013 hp

Katech supercharged LT5 V8

Katech started a new engine build series on the supercharged 6.2 L LT5 V8. They started with a stock LT5 and their Xtreme-DI fuel injection system which made 788 hp and 762 lb-ft of torque on 93 octane fuel. Then they upgraded the injectors and switched to E85 fuel where it made 925 hp and … Read more