540 Chevy Big Block Turn-Key Crate Engine With 650 HP

Starting at $12,750

Big block Chevy 540 stroker with 650 Hp performance aluminum head engine combination was designed for maximum street/strip performance on pump gas. All engines can be custom painted to match your vehicle at your request. We can outfit your engine with the exclusive March Performance serpentine belt system. We can also assist you in choosing the proper transmission and stall speed converter combination for your vehicle and have it shipped directly to you as your performance crate engine is being built.

  • Fully machined GM Performance 4 bolt main Chevy block
  • Block painted with 3 coats of high temp ceramic engine paint
  • Eagle forged steel crankshaft 4.250 stroke
  • Eagle H-Beam connecting rods with ARP bolts
  • High performance pistons (SRP, or Mahle)
  • Performance rod and main bearing (Clevite, King or Federal Mogul)
  • Performance rings hand filed to match application
  • ARP main bolts
  • Rotating assembly is balanced
  • Comp Cams custom roller performance camshaft
  • Roller lifters
  • Three piece double roller timing set
  • Performance cylinder heads (Edelbrock)
  • 7/16 Screw in studs and hardened guide plates
  • Manley chrome moly push rods
  • Performance roller rockers
  • Painted oil pan
  • Dipstick and tube
  • GM aluminum timing cover
  • Performance balancer
  • Fel-Pro gaskets
  • Edelbrock Air-Gap intake manifold
  • Chrome thermostat housing
  • Holley Ultra HP carburetor
  • Chrome air cleaner
  • Pro-Billet distributor (requires MSD 6AL ignition control)
  • Autolite spark plugs
  • Taylor 8mm ignition wires (Color Of Choice Black, Red, Blue, Yellow, Green, Orange No Extra Charge)
  • Water pump
  • Chrome valve covers
  • Chrome breather
  • Engines are photo documented during the building process
  • Each engine is dyno tested, timing set and carburetor adjusted for optimum performance
  • We video tape your engine and send you a copy

March Performance Pulleys

Pulley Systems

Alternator Only

Alternator Only

This system includes the following items:

  • 105 Amp alternator chrome
  • Alternator pulley
  • Crankshaft pulley
  • Water pump pulley
  • Aluminum bracket with fan & nose cover
  • Belt tensioning bar
  • Serpentine belt
  • Installed on your engine

Add $1,000

Alternator & Power Steering

Alternator & Power Steering

This system includes the following items:

  • 105 Amp alternator chrome
  • Power Steering Pump
  • Alternator pulley
  • Crankshaft pulley
  • Water pump pulley
  • Power steering pump pulley
  • Aluminum bracket with fan & nose cover
  • Belt tensioning bar
  • Serpentine belt
  • Installed on your engine

Add $1,675

Alternator, Power Steering &  Air Conditioning

Alternator, Power Steering & Air Conditioning

This system includes the following items:

  • 105 Amp alternator chrome
  • Power Steering Pump
  • AC Pump
  • Alternator pulley
  • Crankshaft pulley
  • Water pump pulley
  • Power steering pump pulley
  • AC pump nose cover
  • Aluminum bracket with fan & nose cover
  • Belt tensioning bar
  • Serpentine belt
  • Installed on your engine

Add $2,100


Parts

MSD Mini High Torque Starter

MSD Mini High Torque Starter

This system includes the following items:

Add $275

MSD 6AL Series Ignition Box

MSD 6AL Series Ignition Box

This system includes the following items:

  • Higher output with 530 primary volts and 135mJ of spark energy
  • Efficient components use less current to produce more power
  • Set an rpm limit on the 6AL with two rotary dials in 100 RPM increments
  • Same bolt pattern as the original 6AL with a lower profile housing
  • Built-in LED for system checks
  • All wires exit the same side through a locked, sealed connector

Add $300

Flywheel - Chevy

Flywheel - Chevy

This system includes the following items:

  • 153 or 168 tooth

Add $475


Fuel Delivery Systems

 Atomic EFI by MSD

Atomic EFI by MSD

This system includes the following items:

  • Throttle Body Assembly (An exact swap for a 4150 Holley)
  • (4) port style injectors
  • EMS (Engine Management System)
  • Comprehensive Instruction Manual
  • All harnesses and connectors (Much less harnessing than other systems)
  • Idle Air Control - Built in to the throttle body
  • Coolant Temperature Sensor - 3/8-NPT threads for most manifolds
  • Throttle Position Sensor
  • Wideband O2 Sensor and cable (Many competitive units are narrowband)

Add $2,700

Edelbrock Dual Quad's

Edelbrock Dual Quad's

This system includes the following items:

  • Performer RPM Dual Quad Air-Gap intake With EnduraShine Finish
  • 2 Thunder Series AVS carburetors With EnduraShine Finish
  • Progressive throttle linkage
  • Fuel line
  • Edelbrock Chrome Dual Carburetor Air Cleaner

Add $1,300


Dress Up

Custom Painted Engine

Custom Painted Engine

Have a custom painted car? Why not have a custom painted engine? Give us your paint code and we'll do the rest.

This system includes the following items:

Add $300

Old School Look

Old School Look

One of the most popular and durable dress-up kits available today! This black crinkle kit with its distinctive look and boldly striking wording comes with everything you need for race day or show day!

This system includes the following items:

Add $245


Transmission

Automatic Transmission Package TH-350 or TH-400

Automatic Transmission Package TH-350 or TH-400

This system includes the following items:

Add $2,300


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