As of 2014, NASCAR mandated specifications include a carbureted V8 engine with a maximum 5.9-liter capacity (358 cubic inches). The current limitations are designed to encourage the engine parity of vehicles, which gener... More »

HowStuffWorks advises that NASCAR engines cost $45,000 to $80,000 to build. Most of the top racing teams construct their own engines from scratch, and it takes engineers more than 100 hours of combined work to construct ... More »

As of 2015, the Honda Accord LX Manual Sedan has a regular, unleaded engine that delivers 185 horsepower at 6400 RPM. It also has a manual transmission with overdrive. The engine also has 4 in-line cylinders and a displa... More » Vehicles Car Makes & Models

The specifications of a 2015 Dodge Ram 1500 with a 5.7 liter HEMI engine include a towing capacity of approximately 10,650 pounds and a payload of 1,720 pounds. The truck comes standard with the Torqueflite 8 eight-speed... More »

The torque output specifications for Cummins diesel engines are useful for comparing overall power output between a particular Cummins engine and another engine, with higher-torque engines producing more power. However, ... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance Engine

It is possible to increase the towing capacity of a Chevrolet 454 truck engine by upgrading the power output of the engine with tuning and modifications. However, it is important to make sure that the upgraded engine is ... More »

The Triton 5.4-liter engine is a Ford V8 single-overhead cam design used in several Ford vehicles since 1997, most notably the Ford F-150 pickup truck. It has been produced in two- and three-valve-per-cylinder versions a... More »