The mystique of GM’s all-new small block V8 family remains as strong as ever, even though consumers will be driving them next year. But a photo from the Buffalo Business Journal at least gives us a glimpse of what the fifth-generation small block looks like, which will come out of the Tonawanda, NY Powertrain facility.
Considering the launch of GM’s all-new trucks are right around the corner, what we’re gazing it is most likely bound for the engine cradle of either a 2014 Chevrolet Silverado or GMC Sierra 1500 pickup. What’s different? A lot. We know direct injection is coming, but be patient with us as we work on providing you with more detailed information on the photo as to how this new Generation V small block compares to the outgoing Generation IV block.