Only the finest, state of the art performance parts are used in our competition units. All internal and external components are inspected and then assembled to exact tolerances, thus insuring top quality and performance. Our competition transmissions are equipped with reverse pattern or in some cases forward pattern valve bodies for sure, solid, quick shifts. Competition transmissions are also equipped with the Hughes “Pro lll” trans-brake valve bodies.
The Hughes Performance “Sportsman & Pro Series” Powerglide has made a name for ifself on drag strips across the country. As we all know the Powerglide transmission is the most commonly used transmission on the track. Because it is so popular the Hughes team of expert builders spend countless hours in research and development to provide our customers with the most efficient unit money can buy. Your special order “Sportsman & Pro Series”” built the way you want it, will send you down the track time after time. . . without missing a beat! The Sportsman & Pro Series lll Series Superglide was designed as the ultimate race transmission available. This unit has the capacity, (when ordered with our optional steel input shaft, E9310 gears with billet output shaft and Superglide case) to withstand 1500+ horsepower, pass after pass.
It incorporates our full bearing design which lessens drag and produces higher mile per hour. It comes with a fluid release trans-brake, and our famous red race plates, and at your option, with Kolene¨ steel plates, as well. Our race team has proven this unit can take all the horsepower required to be competitive in today’s drag racing world. Try our best today.