Cadillac Returns To SCCA Racing With CTS-V Coupe

Cadillac CTS-V Coupe Race Car

DETROIT – Cadillac announced today it will return to racing in 2011 with a race-prepared version of its CTS-V Coupe competing in the Sports Car Club of America World Challenge, North America’s top production-based racecar series.

The move returns Cadillac to a series where it competed from 2004 to 2007. Competing in the GT Class with the CTS-V Sport Sedan, Cadillac captured the Manufacturer’s Championship in 2005 and 2007 and the Driver’s Championship in 2005. Continue reading


New GM Performance 350 CI Crate Motor Comes Fully Dressed

GM Performance Crate Motor PN: 19244450

GM Performance Parts (GMPP) took the wraps off its latest Chevy 350 crate motor. The new 290 horsepower power plant includes an aluminum intake manifold and an attractive chrome dress-up kit .

The new 350/290 HP Deluxe – part number 19244450 – package includes the high-flow intake manifold, chrome valve covers, chrome air cleaner, chrome timing chain cover, chrome breather cap, along with the necessary hardware, gaskets and installation instructions. GMPP recommends using a Holley 670-cfm carburetor (GMPP number 19170092) to achieve the rated power levels of 290 horsepower at 5,250 rpm and 332 lb.-ft. of torque at 3,750 rpm. Continue reading