STEP THREE: Engine Custom Build or Factory Originals…

The life force of your dream ride is going to come from a good powerful engine Custom Build or Factory Original.

You have the choice to go with a brand new crate Engine from Dodge, Ford Or Chevrolet along with the Manufacturers warranty If you are building with the intentions of having a modern powerplant we can help you.

Crate engines come in many different guises. You have a ton of choice when it comes to size, horsepower and set up. It all comes down to what you require.

The best thing to do once you are at the engine buying stage is to get in touch with us and discuss the plans for your car, what you will be using it for if you want to build a matching numbers car with all original drivetrain or Making your old school ride Pro Touring with modern chassis package as well as the line up of high performance currently available from the Big three Today.

Engine Custom Build or Factory Original

Whether we are building a Chevrolet, Ford or Chrysler, we will custom build to order or go with an OEM crate package for your Hot Rod.

Special Zone Shipping Rates

All RDS body shipments are via ABF Trucking volume rates business-to-business with forklift or loading dock capability. NO RESIDENTIAL OR NON-COMMERCIAL ADDRESS DELIVERIES! All shipments originate in Sanford, FL 32773. No extra crating fees will be charged. Factory pick-up is available at no additional charge.

Rates by State:


  • Zone 1-$390.00
  • FL
  • Zone 2-$710.00
  • AL
  • GA
  • SC
  • TN
  • MS
  • Zone 3-$1300.00
  • AR
  • DC
  • DE
  • IA
  • IL
  • IN
  • KS
  • KY
  • LA
  • MD
  • MI
  • MN
  • MO
  • NC
  • NE
  • NJ
  • OH
  • OK
  • PA
  • VA
  • WI
  • WV
  • Zone 4-$1,500.00
  • CT
  • MA
  • NH
  • NY
  • RI
  • TX
  • VT
  • Zone 5-$2400.00
  • AZ
  • Southern CA, any address Bakersfield and south.
  • CO
  • NM
  • SD
  • WY
  • Zone 6-$2600.00
  • ME
  • Zone 7-$2900.00
  • ND
  • NV
  • UT
  • Zone 8-$3000.00
  • Central & Northern CA, any address north of Bakersfield.
  • ID
  • MT
  • OR
  • WA