|Chevrolet Model||Years||LS Engine|
|2010-14||4.8L Vortec L20|
|Silverado 1500 Vortec H.O./Vortec Max (2007)||2004-07||6.0L Vortec LQ9|
|Silverado 1500 4WD||2005-07||5.3L L33|
|Silverado SS||2003-07||6.0L Vortec LQ9|
What vehicles have aluminum LS engines?
It would instead be the series of iron-block, aluminum-head LS engines produced under the Vortec brand name for Chevrolet, GMC, Cadillac, and Hummer trucks that would greatly expand the family. These are found in displacements that included 4.8-liters (LR4), 5.3-liters (LM7, L59, LM4), and 6.0-liters (LQ4, LQ9).
What LS motor has the most horsepower?
LS9The most powerful production engine ever from GM, the LS9 is the 6.2L supercharged and charge-cooled engine of the Corvette ZR1. It is rated at an astonishing 638 horsepower. The LS9 uses the strengthened 6.2L block with stronger, roto-cast cylinder heads and a sixth-generation 2.3L Roots-type supercharger.
How much HP can a 5.3 LS make?
The stock 5.3L is factory rated around 320 hp with 340 lb-ft of torque. Most people will tell you 500-550 rwhp is a reasonably safe limit to push a stock bottom end.
Is 5.3 LS a good engine?
The 5.3L V8 Vortec 5300 considered as an engine that is extremely reliable. In fact, many vehicle owners with the engine report having the engine run without minimal issues up 220k miles. Additionally, the engine blocks are very bulletproof too.