Rebuilt by Searcy Towing Service
from an '87 Vette with 79K miles complete with accessories (alt/ac)
and the TPI fuel injection.
This engine is the 290 HP set up. The ’87 L98 engine with a cast
iron block is 240HP and
2nd version with big valves and
aluminum vortec heads is 290HP
and a factory roller cam. 1987
versions had 10 hp (7 kW)
and 15 lb·ft (20 N·m) more thanks to 9.5:1 compression. New
custom stand alone wire harness w/ECM and hot chip and VATS disabled.