MSD APS Mini Starter for...
APS Mini Starter for Fords
The Advanced Power System Starters (PN 5090) are now available from MSD [www.msdignition.com; (915) 857-5200] for Ford engines. The Ford APS Starter features a 3hp motor and a 4.4:1 gear-reduction ratio for extra torque. They also have a billet mounting block that can be located in different positions to allow for header and suspension clearance issues. We found the APS starter for a retail price of $230.99.
Nordskog Performance Products...
Nordskog Performance Products
'65-'66 Mustang LED Instrument Cluster
New from the folks at Nordskog Instruments [www.nordskoginstruments.com; (714) 991-9999] is this digital LED instrument cluster (PN DP5201), which is a direct fit for '65-'66 Mustangs. It fits into the stock opening and includes all the necessary sensors. Functions include oil pressure, water temperature, voltage, and fuel level. Speed and distance are monitored in the center dial. The unit can also be made to function in conjunction with an optional GPS receiver. The list price for the LED instrument cluster is $499.95.
Marquez Design Mustang Door...
Mustang Door Striker
This door striker plate (PN 502) from Marquez Design [www.marquezdesign.com; (916) 373-9783] fits '65-'66 Mustangs and is made of 304 stainless steel. It's a nice replacement part for a custom touch. They cost $85 each.
Professional Products Throttle-Body...
Throttle-Body EFI System
Professional Products [www.professional-products.com; (323) 779-2020] introduces the Powerjection I throttle-body EFI system. It allows people to enjoy the benefits of electronic fuel injection and retain the conventional layout in the engine compartment. The system uses a throttle body that bolts in place of the carburetor on the intake manifold and uses a returnless fuel system for easy fuel-line plumbing. The throttle body is available in either die-cast or billet and conceals four high-pressure fuel injectors. The system includes the engine control processor and costs $1,800.
Quick Time Steel Bellhousing...
Quick Time [www.quicktimeinc.com; (641) 673-4468] displayed this SFI-approved steel bellhousing (PN RM-6065) to mate Ford small-block engines to Tremec TKO-500/600 transmissions, TR-3350, and T5 Mustang transmissions. The spun cone design is unique to Quick Time bellhousings. This one has a list price of $422.50.
Race Ready Performance Five...
Race Ready Performance
Five Inch Electric Exhaust Cut Out
If you like to operate your classic Ford both on the street and at the race track then you already know that there is power to be gained by opening up the exhaust for race night. Now, with the new Race Ready Performance [www.racereadyperformance.com; (866) 722-3732] exhaust cut outs, PN EC500S, you can just flip a switch instead of crawling under the car to open or close the exhaust. The remotely actuated exhaust cut out costs $329.
RHS RHS Pro Action Bare Cylinder...
RHS Pro Action Bare Cylinder Head
This RHS [www.racingheadservice.com; (877) 776-4323] Pro Action cylinder-head casting is for small-block Ford engines. It features 160cc volume intake runners for superior power-production characteristics. The head has a dual-bolt-pattern exhaust. The casting cost is yet to be determined but should be available by the time you read this.
Scat Race Ready Rotating...
Race Ready Rotating Assembly
This Race Ready heavy-duty reciprocating assembly (PN 94620-1) from Scat [www.scatcrankshafts.com; (310) 370-5501] includes a 4340 Ford 351 crankshaft with several different weight options available. The 4340 H-beam connecting rods are equipped with 7/16-inch rod bolts and forged-aluminum racing pistons. Complete balancing of the assembly is available. We found it with a cast crank and flat-top pistons for $1,485.95.
Sean Hyland Motorsport 4.6...
Sean Hyland Motorsport
4.6 Crate Engine Program
People who have any interest in Ford's modular engine have no doubt heard of Sean Hyland Motorsport [www.seanhylandmotorsport.com; (519) 421-2291]. Sean Hyland has authored one of the best-selling books on modular-engine building and is now offering a DVD video version for those who want to get inside their modular. If someone simply wants to purchase a crate engine that's ready to go for a restomod, then SHM can handle that, too, with its new crate program. Sitting pretty in the SHM booth was this carbureted 4.6 Two-Valve wearing the new Edelbrock 4.6 manifold and MSD coil paks for $5,295, which includes induction, ignition, and a two-year/24,000-mile warranty.
Sean Hyland Motorsport 620HP...
Sean Hyland Motorsport
620HP SHM 1965 Mustang
6 liter DOCHC alloy engine, 5 stage dry sump oiling, 6 speed sequential transmission, aluminum coilover front suspension, 3 link rear suspension [www.seanhylandmotorsport.com; (519) 421-2291].
Shutt Auto X Steering Wheel...
X Steering Wheel
This new design, PN VX4, from Shutt [www.shuttauto.com; (786) 866-7177] features hand sewn genuine leather on a 14-inch diameter wheel. The construction is of anodized naval aluminum with chrome highlights and the exclusive horn button incorporates the Shutt logo. It's a good looking steering wheel for your vintage Ford car for only $328.
Spectre Performance Low-Profile...
Use this Spectre [www.spectreperformance.com; (800) 821-4868] low-profile airbox (PN 98699) to add power by feeding cold air into the engine. It takes up the same amount of space as a standard 14-inch air cleaner and uses a Spectre lifetime filter element. The airbox costs $169.99. Spectre offers several airbox designs, as well as custom ducting kits to fabricate cold-air systems or a remote-mount air filter setup. Sheetmetal small-block Ford valve covers are also new.