Gen III modern Hemi??

airbrushguyairbrushguy Posts: 359Member
Has anyone attempted to install a modern Chrysler/Dodge Hemi into a Step-down Hudson?
Wondering about dimensions of complete engine and trans install...


  • 54coupe54coupe Posts: 888Member
    There in one being built in Australia right now.
  • airbrushguyairbrushguy Posts: 359Member
    Is the build posted anywhere?
  • 54coupe54coupe Posts: 888Member
    Its on the ozrodders forum. Under the "construction" heading. I think its titled as 49 Hudson SRT8. builder's screen name is Choco. It also has Jag suspension front and rear.
  • 54coupe54coupe Posts: 888Member
    Do a google search for "49 Hudson SRT8" and it will come up. Enjoy.
  • airbrushguyairbrushguy Posts: 359Member
    Found site, but won't let me register!!?
  • Ol racerOl racer Posts: 2,596Senior Contributor
    edited April 2019

    There is MOPAR Viper V10 Stepdown Posted on the Facebook Hudson Forum now. If this will fit a Hemi should be no Problem...

  • scar426scar426 Posts: 40Member
    I put one in my 47 Business Coupe. Cars not done yet but like Airbrush guy said if a V10 will fit, a Gen II Hemi should fit fine.
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