Performance Engines (Originally Keith Craft Racing), located in
Arkadelphia, Arkansas, has been in business since 1984. The employees
at Craft Performance Engines, have a combined 100 years of professional
and personal experience in the performance engine industry with
over 50 National NHRA Records set by owners and customers. Here
on the outskirts of Arkadelphia, (in Hollywood, Arkansas), believe
it or not, we have a state of the art machine shop. Superflow,
Rottler, Sunnen, DMG & Newen machines help us build you the
best possible cylinder heads, rotating assemblies, short blocks
and complete engine assemblies available anywhere. Our employees
pride themselves on doing a good job at a fair price and being
honest with our customers. Our parts and engines are shipped worldwide.
If you are located in Kuwait, Japan, South Africa, or Gadsden,
Alabama… do not worry….we can get an engine to you.
A lot of our sales
are based on repeat customers and word-of-mouth. Keith, Lance
& Tony spend a big part of their day faithfully answering
questions via emails and forums for customers and non-customers
alike. Our company has worked very hard to build a good name in
the performance engine industry. A lot of sweat and time has gone
into staying out front in the ever changing engine market. Our
staff is very knowledgeable about engine combinations and what
will work best with your budget. We sell engines for show cars,
race cars, Cobras, mud trucks, hot rods, restoration cars, street
cars, personal cars... just about any kind of ride you can imagine.
You have probably seen
some of our engines on Gearz, Speed Channel, at car shows, Cobra
round ups, or passing you at the track. The detail work on our
engines is very nice and worth a second look. You will not be
disappointed in the look or the performance of one of our many
Unlike many of our
competitors, when you call us you will get a live person on the
phone. We ship UPS, USPS, Fedex, Fedex Freight for your convenience!
Q: How long
has Craft Performance Engines been in business?
A: Since 1984
Q: What type
of Engines does Craft Performance Engines build?
A: Anything from mild street engines to full blown drag race or
circle track engines.
Q: How long
does it take to have a Engine built?
A: About 6 weeks most of the year, we may get closer to 10 weeks
during the busy season.
Q: How is the
Engine shipped to me?
A: We begin by bolting the engine to an engine cradle, then bolt
the cradle to a pallet. Once everything is secure we build a wood
box around the engine for protection. Engines will normally be
shipped through Fed Ex Freight.
Q: What racing
products does Craft Performance Engines sell?
A: If it can be put in or on any SB/BB Ford or SB/BB Chevy we
can get it.
Q: Will Craft
Performance Engines consult with me on my Engine to plan my build?
A: Our staff will work very closely with you to make sure your
build is a one off build that is perfect for your application.
Q: Will my
Craft Performance Engine come with a warranty?
A: All Street/Performance engines come with a 2yr 24K mile Warranty.
Any racing or use of any oils other Joe Gibbs Hot Rod Oil will
void all warranties.