Congrats lil bro!
For all of you all who aren’t familiar with this project (most everyone), you should know that this was a major undertaking for Wilson. He bought the truck when he was 17, and with some gentle nudging from me, he decided to trash the idea of just rebuilding the stock 360 and make something reliable and LSX powered.
All of the fabrication, from motor and transmission mounts to frame repair was done by him with a small Miller welder in one bay of our garage in only a few days. The project sat for some due to him going to college, and fired on his 18th birthday last week. The pictures really don’t do the swap justice at all. It is extremely clean, runs extremely well and, other than the 2.73 gear that was a remnant of the old 727 trans, is a great driver.
99 Formula - Forged 347, MS4, PRC Stage 2.5 5.3L Heads, ZEX Perimeter Plate, TH400, Yank Eliminator 3600
10.08 @ 134 - 435 hp NA through the big auto
Richmond Performance Musclecars...The Real RPM!