ENGINE

Month of Issue

Year

Stacking Carbs on Flatheads April 1969
Capacitor Discharge Ignition April 1969
On Hotting 4 Cyl Fords July 1970
Mark Rowse: the process of hanging Snipe gearboxes to Jimmy Engines September 1970
Ford Overheads for Thirty-fours October 1970
A genuine Super Ford from Super Ford April 1971
Zora Arkus Duntov from sidevalve Fords to Corvette cams & injection August 1971
Ken Lawrence on Cams Part one October 1971
Humber 4-speed for Zephyr Sixes October 1971
Ken Lawrence on Cams Part two November 1971
Ken Lawrence on Cams Part three December 1971
Big Block Fords into '37-40 Chevs February 1972
Maths For the Rodder - Engines May 1972
Maths For the Rodder (Part II) - Gear ratios June 1972
Maths For the Rodder (Part III) - Horsepower July 1972
Capacitor Discharge Ignition - ways of improving your spark September 1972
T Reece Fish Carbs - Carburettors November 1972
Budget souping for 272 Ford January 1974
How to time an engine September 1974
How to tune: the small-block Ford November 1974
Prescription for a slipped disc - Installing a new clutch October 1975
Head gasket changing November 1975
Sump room for Mopars December 1975
Engine balancing May 1976
Marrying Metrics - Metric to Imperial etc June 1976
The Secret of a small block Chevy Giant-Killer July 1976
Filter facts September 1976
Horsepower from sumps October 1976
Cool it - letting off engine steam January 1977
How to tune a big block engine January 1977
Used engine buyer's guide February 1977
Engine gaskets March 1977
Aftermarket intakes May 1977
GM blowers May 1977
Mopar V8 engine swap August 1977
Mopar econo tips September 1977
Exhaust systems October 1977
A small trans-formation: Mk4 4-speed to Cusso engines December 1977
Alternator/generator swap November 1978
Blowers for the street April 1979
The piston and the bore May 1979
Quadrajet carbs July 1979
Turbocharger success August 1979
Aussie hand-built Hemi September 1979
Ram-Air advantages November 1979
More HP for smallblocks May 1981
Smallblock econo tips July 1981
Converting V8's to V4 August 1981
Sarich Orbital engine September 1981
Chev V6 miracle June 1982
OHV conversions for flatheads

April

1984

Vacuum gauges diagnostic tool

April

1983

USA street blowers

June

1983

Understanding engine balancing

June

1983

VHT for hot headers

July

1983

Heavy breathing for smallblock engines

August

1983

Fan belt idler for alternators

June

1984

All NZ alloy V8

August

1984

Chev bore & stroke guide

September

1984

In-depth look at NZ's alloy V8

December

1984

Test your own intakes

January

1985

NZ Roots type blowers

February

1985

SB Chev into Commodore

February

1985

302 Ford into 48 Ford February

1985

Rotary valves

April

1985

Hydraulic lifters

July

1985

Installing new cams

August

1985

Secrets of a SB Chev champ

January

1986

Upper cylinder lubrication

February

1986

Exhaust manifold detailing

April

1986

Dual carbs & blowers for SV V8's

June

1986

Budget HP for SB Chev & Mopar

August

1986

Homemade Chev alternator bracket

September

1986

Custom headers

November

1986

NZ V16

August

1987

Speed Pro's SB Chev pistons

September

1987

Importance of air filters

October

1987

Eagle DOHC fueller from USA February

1988

Hi-tech Chev with alloy block

August

1988

Porcelaining headers

August

1988

4-valve DOHC heads

September

1988

A Bonneville SB Ford

January

1989

Understanding piston rings

February

1989

Forgotten BB flathead

May/June/July

1989

NZ blower innovator

August

1989

Late dizzys for early V8's

August

1989

V6 Chev speed secrets

October

1989

Radiator maintenance

August

1990

Inside a performing 265 Charger

September

1990

Record holding 305 Chev

September

1990

World's fastest SB altered

October

1990

Header installation tips

December

1990

500 horse 440 Mopar

February

1991

Dry sumping

November

1991

Air cleaner air flow

December

1991

What's a Fluidampr?

June

1992

Splitfire spark plugs

August

1992

Taylor ignition wire

September

1992

Tuned port injection

October

1992

Split-cycle radial engine

February

1993

What is horsepower?

March

1993

TRW tech tips Oil Pumps

March

1993

TRW tech tips Camshafts & Valve lifters

April

1993

TRW tech tips Bearings

May

1993

TRW tech tips Valves

June-July

1993

TRW tech tips Pistons

August

1993

TRW tech tips Pistons cont'd/ piston rings

September

1993

TRW tech tips Timing components

October

1993

Product review on Donuts for cramped header spaces

October

1993

TRW tech tips Water pumps

November

1993

Prepping and painting your engine block ready for dress-ups

December

1993

TRW tech tips Fuel Pumps

December

1993

TRW tech tips Part 2 Fuel Pumps

January

1994

How to read a Vacuum Gauge

July

1994

Chev-to-Holden engine mount tips, plus overheating bogies        

August

1994

Light my Fire! Alastair Ansell on why 40,000-volt ignition means nothing

October

1994

Product review: Indy 440 heads, Aeroquip's Snap-to-connect Fittings

December

1994

Hot Rodding goes EFI

May

1995

The Swash Drive Connection: A patently different concept in engines

January

1996

Worlds First extruded internal combustion engine

March

1998

Fords Smallblock Engines: History/Changes, Windsor/Cleveland           

March

1998

Shelby 's rebirth of the FE 427 Alloy engines

December

1999

Anatomy of a world Championship V8 Engine

February

2005

 

 

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