Video: Chevrolet ZZ632 / 1000 V8 1000hp box engine hits test


New The 10.3-liter big-block Goliath V8 starts up on video for the first time. Watch it here.

Chevrolet Performance has released the first pictures of its new ‘ZZ632 / 1000’ 10.3 liter V8 box engine in action… and it’s very loud.

The ‘big block’ gasoline engine – which produces a 746 kW / 1188 Nm Bugatti Veyron – peaks at 5,600 rpm and reaches revs Red line at 7000 rpm.

The most recent images show the engine on dynamometer mounts at a Chevrolet test facility, gradually accelerating for 11 seconds before returning to idle.

According to its American manufacturer, the ZZ632 / 1000 can be purchased from Chevrolet and directly integrated into chassis restoration projects.

The motor is backed by a three-year factory warranty, and pricing will start from US $ 38,000 (AU $ 50,000) in the US when it goes on sale in early 2022. It doesn’t. is currently not clear whether Chevrolet plans to deliver the V8 to Australian customers.

Watch the full video below.

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