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Need more power

Posted 5th August 2011 at 11:01 by JIMCOM5
Hi All,, I have recently went to the USA and bought a class one Jimco buggy, powered by a S62 the engine has Dinan throttle bodies and cams,
the drive train is through a Fortein 5 speed sequential with a torque converter.
The I put car the on the dyno and got 330hp at the real wheel, (due to approximate 40% loss of power by using a torque converter) on the long sandy straights the chev powered buggy blew me away,, i need to gain some more power,, I am hopping some of you guys can...

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