So with cast iron heads the engine would be about 580 lb. There is an oft-quoted figure that claims a Chevy Big Block weighs 680 lb. This must have included a cast iron intake manifold, cast iron exhaust manifolds, and probably a carburetor.
How much does a BBC engine weight?
It will be around 600lbs.
How much horsepower is a 454?
Surprisingly, the 454 laid down an impressive 330 horsepower and 475 pound-feet of torque. Naturally, the truck-based 454s were tuned for torque, so having nearly 500 pound-feet wasn’t a big surprise. But like any stock engine, there was tons of power left to be squeezed out.
How much is a 454 big block?
It really depends on how much comes with the engine. If you don’t already have a big block then you need all the brackets for the alternator etc. Around here typical bare engines are in the $1000-$1500 range.
How much does a complete 350 engine weigh?
Registered. the 350 fully dressed is about 550-650 lbs.
How heavy is a bare engine block?
An EMPTY, bare sbc will go 162-169 pounds.
How much does a Chevy 350 block weigh?
Re: How much does a 350 Block weigh? Around 150 should be right. A late model “Bowtie” block weighs just over 180 and has a lot more metal in the deck, main webs, etc. If I remember correctly a cast iron cylinder head is about 42 pounds bare.