a stronger clutch than you need. Torque capacities using a stock disc are shown below.
KEP STAGE I-1700Ib.
Up to 180ft. Ib. of torque - Intended to handle any street VW
and engines up to '75 Buick V6. Use stronger clutch for later Buicks.
Up to 220ft. Ib. of torque - Works good in well hopped up VW
sand buggies and most other competition VW uses where the
driver is determined to either win or break.
Up to 260ft. Ib. of torque - Will handle a low compression
305 CID Chevrolet V8 for street use.
Up to 300ft. Ib. of torque - Used by some drag-racers who are running
very large VW engines and nitrous and drop the hammer at 8000 RPM.
All pressure plates are shipped with center T-O bearing ring attached for direct bolt-on
to all 1970 and earlier transmissions. If you have a 1971 or later set up,
then you MUST remove the center ring. This is very easy to do.