Product Summary

216, 235, 261, HEI / Male Cap Type, Steel Gear Material

  • High-quality aluminum housing and hardened steel dual bushing construction - it is built to last
  • Features fully adjustable mechanical and vacuum advances, meaning precision is a breeze
  • High-output ignition module and powerful 65,000-volt coil mean that you'll have everything you'll need to power you high performance engine
  • Packed with design and build features, our HEI distributor offers a whole lot of bang for your buck
  • With adjustable mechanical and vacuum advances and a simple one-wire hookup, easy is an understatement

Key Specs

MFG. Part #2896516-BLK
BrandSpeedway Motors
Cap TypeHEI / Male

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Speedway Motors 2896516-BLK Details

Speedway Motors' Chevy L6 HEI distributor has everything you need, all under one cap. With a high-quality aluminum housing and hardened steel dual bushing construction, it is built to last. It features fully adjustable mechanical and vacuum advances, meaning precision is a breeze. It has a high-output module, high-spark 65,000-volt coil, solid brass terminals, and an easy, one-wire hookup. Fits Chevy inline 6 216-235-261.



CARB Warning

For race/ off road use or for use on pre-1966 vehicles.

Emissions warning: this part only legal for sale or use in California for racing (competition) vehicles which may never be used, registered, or licensed for use upon a public highway, or if installed in vehicles model-year 1965 or older; motorcycles model-year 1977 or older; or off-highway recreational vehicles (such as off-road motorcycles and all-terrain vehicles) model-year 1996 and older. Any other use renders the vehicle tampered and not legal for use on California public highways (any public street or roadway, public dirt road, public park, or publicly maintained right of way open to the use of the public for vehicular travel). Violations subject to $37,500 penalty per violation per vehicle, revocation of registration, loss of use on California public right of ways, and proof of correction for tampering. There are similar restrictions and penalties under federal law and the laws of all other states with penalties under federal law of up to approximately $45,268 per tampered vehicle and/or engine.

Speedway Motors 2896516-BLK Specifications

MFG. Part #2896516-BLK
BrandSpeedway Motors
Cap TypeHEI / Male
External Ignition Box RequiredNo
Cap Terminal StyleHEI / Male
Advance TypeMechanical and Vacuum
Trigger StyleMagnetic
Gear MaterialSteel
Gear RotationStandard
Distributor Cap ColorBlack
Cap Diameter5.5"
Mechanical Tach DriveNo
Slip CollarNo
Housing MaterialBillet Aluminum
Housing FinishNatural
Shaft Diameter1"
Marine UseNo
Coil IncludedYes
Sold in QuantityEach
NotesDistributor gear is most compatible with cast iron hydraulic or solid flat tappet camshafts