Listed below are some articles related to Magnum engines.
This article inspired us to try Magnum engines in the first place. Though Hot Rod uses a crate motor in this article, the shortblock is internally identical to the stock Magnum engines. We’ve been able to better their results using a junkyard shortblock, Iron Ram heads, and a custom cam that is similar to, but smaller, than the custom grind used in the article:
400+ horsepower Magnum with bolt-ons
Wikipedia writeup on Magnum engines:
Wikipedia- Magnum Engines
Granted, this article is about an LA 318, but they utilize the EQ (Iron Ram) casting referred to on this site:
318 with Magnum heads
This article is about a max-effort (if not max budget) 318 Magnum. The results are impressive.
318 Engine Masters Magnum
The good folks at Scram Speed are helping us keep this site open and free for you. They do Magnum Engine swaps, and they’ve opened up a Magnum Swap section on their website. Give them a look!