|I have an ecotech 2.2 in my 10 car. Plan on a bus box upgrade with a quality gear stack. If you plan on going fast in the dirt plan on some rear suspension work to handle the new power and torque. Check out the "my 69 project" thread on Daltons car. He will have some very good insight on cooling problems using a radiator on a bug.|
Good luck with your project. Looks like you are starting off with a solid platform. Looking forward to seeing lots of pics.
My 69 Project Link