Though monster-type engines have been awarded in the past, this one is a little tamer, making it more of a prize that “anyone” can use in their collector car. The engine is based on a 5.7 and this year expect horsepower numbers in the high 400HP range (close to 500). This offers plenty of power but, with the right combination, could still get over 20MPG and still be VERY streetable. Along with the engine, the winner will get a carburetor and ignition system that will allow it to go into any older Mopar. Or, if the winner is the owner of a newer Hemi Jeep, truck or car (LX or LC platform), simply swap the EFI and ignition system onto this engine and drop it in. Either way, it’s the type of prize that enthusiasts simply won’t say no to.
“Late model Hemi swaps are finally starting to gain popularity,”
Attendance is not required to win the engine and no additional purchase is necessary. Hopeful winners may sign up onsite via one of many kiosks located within the Guest Services building event weekend or online now via the Carlisle Events web page at www.CarlisleEvents.com/
In addition to the engine giveaway, guests coming to Carlisle in July can experience a unique all-Mopar- themed weekend. There are historically-
**Please note, the engine pictured is NOT the actual giveaway engine.