67 Chevy El Camino

1967 Chevy El Camino

This 1967 Chevy El Camino is owned by Vietnam Veteran Pat Olivas. I built a balanced and blueprinted 540 cubic inch Big Block Chevy Engine for the street. It makes 740 horsepower with 786 foot-pounds of torque all on 91 octane. 

67 Chevy El Camino
67 Chevy El Camino

Placing the rings on the pistons

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67 Chevy El Camino
67 Chevy El Camino

Installing the crank

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67 Chevy El Camino
67 Chevy El Camino

Placing the heads on the block

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67 Chevy El Camino
67 Chevy El Camino

Tightening down the valve covers.

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67 Chevy El Camino
67 Chevy El Camino

Installed the balancer, water pump and timing cover

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67 Chevy El Camino
67 Chevy El Camino

Installing new wires and custom fitting each one.

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67 Chevy El Camino
67 Chevy El Camino

This is the old engine we will be taking out.

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67 Chevy El Camino
67 Chevy El Camino

Taking the old engine out.

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67 Chevy El Camino
67 Chevy El Camino

Installing the new 540 cubic inch engine

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67 Chevy El Camino
67 Chevy El Camino

The new engine all in place

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67 Chevy El Camino
67 Chevy El Camino

Installed an automatic Shifter, Magnum Grip Street Bandit from B&M

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67 Chevy El Camino
67 Chevy El Camino

Installed an automatic Shifter, Magnum Grip Street Bandit from B&M

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