Originally Posted by Uncle Ben
Hmmmm...."mild SBC power" Good to know...
I dunno, some of those 305s and 350s were pretty anemic back in the 1980s. I remember a neighbor as a kid had a late 70s Malibu with a 2bbl 305 that was pretty much a joke. All the power of a worn out 22R-E with the mileage of a battle tank. But, yeah, normally even though the HP number on a L05 might be close to that of a supercharged 3.4L, it ain't the same.