Building a Powerglide for stock car racing

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Building a Powerglide for stock car racing

Post by speedtalk » Fri May 02, 2003 10:33 am

The Automatic Transmission has found its way into auto racing the same as other OEM stock production parts such as; engines, rear ends, brakes and etc., but not without some serious help, updates and modifications. Using stock components without modifying them for the abuses of racing is just asking for the risk of failure. Taking a bone yard, stock, bargain or unmodified transmission and racing with it on the back of 500 horse power or more engine is like betting on a dead horse. This is where the automatic gets a bum rap.

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