The LT-1 was a hot small block 350 that factory rated 370 gross hp . it was a solid lifter with forged steel crankshaft, high-lift Camshaft, Aluminum intake manifold and 4 bbl Holley 780 CFM , M-21 CR tranny and 3.7 std final ratio and 3.55,4.11,4.56 options and very low production 1287 units. LT-1 covered the 1/4 mile in 14 seconds at 102-103 mph with 1970 tires. and reach 0-100 mph in 13.5 seconds, that very impressive for those days with very good balance and handling . The 1970 LT-1 was faster than Maserati Ghibli, Lamborghini Jarama and Iso Grifo 7 litri and very close to Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona super car , but with ohv , 4-speed and somthing about $ 6300 ,much cheaper than the italian exotics.