Revving up the excitement at this year’s Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show, TCI Automotive is set to unveil its groundbreaking Stage I torque converter. This eagerly anticipated addition to their lineup is tailored to complement COMP Cams HRT series of GEN III HEMI® camshafts, promising an exhilarating boost in performance for enthusiasts of the Dodge/Chrysler 8HP70 8-speed automatic transmission.
The Stage I torque converter is designed with precision engineering and boasts a low stall speed range of 2,700 to 3,000 RPM. This finely tuned converter pairs seamlessly with the COMP HRT Stage II camshaft, perfectly calibrated for GEN III 5.7-liter and 6.4-liter HEMI® V8 engines. The result? On-demand power delivery that propels your muscle car with unparalleled vigor while maintaining a steadfast, positive lock-up to cater to the engine’s torque demands.
Excitingly, TCI Automotive has even more in store for gearheads. Future releases will include mid-stall and high-stall stage converters, promising even more diverse options for customization. For those seeking a tailor-made solution, TCI Automotive offers custom-build options, ensuring every driving experience is perfectly attuned to your needs.
As a thoughtful bonus, every converter in this series is packaged with a new SFI-approved flexplate engineered to harmonize with each torque converter. This meticulous attention to detail ensures seamless integration and peace of mind for every performance enthusiast.
The Stage I torque converter, with the part number 145000, is slated to hit the market at $699.95. This competitive pricing positions it as an exceptional value for the uncompromising quality and performance it delivers.
TCI Automotive and COMP Cams are proud members of the esteemed Edelbrock Group.