This is a brand-new improved Kent engine block from Ford Racing designed with greater strength and reliability.
This block is a direct replacement for the original 711 Ford Kent engine block, and includes the engine mounting bosses on each side. Accepts standard size bearings and “uprated” (.516″ diameter) lifters, sold separately. “Tall block” 8.20 inch deck height provides a little extra material for decking without exceeding compression ratio limits. SCCA legal for FF1600 per GCR 9.1.1.B.12.b.4.
This block is designed for an 91mm (1600cc) bore size. It can be bored our to a maximum of 83.5mm (1700cc) for non-Formula Ford use. Final machining is required before use to hone the cylinders to your specifications.