Ford y block. The ford y block is a stodgy old cast iron american v 8 that has taken a lot of research and development to produce respectable horsepower and torque at the engine masters challenge. This 1957 vintage 292 block is the raw material for the performance y block engine build. Our 239 y block replacement engine was originally mated to a ford o matic but we opted to keep the original od trans.
The ford y block v8 never achieved the popularity of the ford flathead or the small block chevy but it did set a few performance standards back in the day and is still revered by many ford enthusiasts. The y block engine is a family of overhead valve v8 automobile engines produced by ford motor companythe engine is known for its deep skirting which causes the engine block to resemble a y whence it gets its name. Rebuild performance kits scroll down this page to view the most popular parts.
Y block 1954 1964 ford trucks 1954 1962 ford cars 1955 1956 1957 thunderbirds. I chose the 292 over the 312 because the 292 has the stronger casting of the two for performance applications. Y block performance parts.
Instructed its engineers to develop a new engine for the future. So management at ford motor co. Find great deals on ebay for ford 292 y block in air intake fuel delivery.
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