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Ford Racing Performance Parts has taken its line of Boss block based crate engines to the max displacement with the largest small block Windsor short block ever at a whopping 460 cubic inches!Â With that many cubes to work with, itâs pretty easy to assemble a 550+ horsepower street cruiser â or with some âhotterâ parts well over 600 horsepower. The foundation of the Z460 Short Block is the legendary Ford Racing 9.5-inch deck Boss Block.Â To reach the 460 cubic inch displacement, the cylinder block is bored to 4.150-inch and fitted with a 4.25-inch stroke crankshaft.
Â Premium components from top aftermarket parts companies are used throughout the engine, like a SCATÂ® forged steel crankshaft and forged H-beam connecting rods, forged MahleÂ® pistons and CleviteÂ® bearings. Every Ford Racing Z460 short block is hand assembled in the U.S. with precise performance clearances.
Â No other Ford based small block can say that it has been developed from the ground up and tested by the people that know how to make a Ford run best – Ford Racing Engineers.Â These are the same Engineers that design and build 500+HP Ford Racing Crate Engines, 1,000+ HP Pro Stock engines and 200+ MPH NASCAR engines.Â The Z460 short block features a mix of the best OEM, Ford Racing and aftermarket parts to deliver strong street performance at an outstanding value.
M-6009-460 Short Block Specs:
- Engine type:Â 351 based small block Ford
- Displacement (ci): 460
- Bore x stroke (in): 4.150″ bore x 4.250″ stroke
- Block: Boss 351 9.5″ deck
- Crankshaft: SCATÂ® Forged Steel
- Connecting Rods: SCATÂ® forged steel H-beam 6.125-inch lengthÂ connecting rods
- Pistons: Forged MahleÂ® w/ floating wrist pin
- Balanced: Internal â use neutral balance flywheel
- Hydraulic roller camshaft compatible
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