1981 Chevy P-Series Performance Ignition Systems

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    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1588772758
      Chevy P-Series 7.4L 1981 Extreme 9000™ Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. Accel Extreme 9000 Ceramic Boot Wires feature ultra high-temperature, double silicone, 8mm, 500 ohms/ft. Ferro-Spiral core wire developed for performance use. The...
      8 mm Ferro-Spiral Core WireCeramic Boots
      $121.95
    • (1 review)
      # 803906762
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L / 7.4L 1981, PlasmaCore™ Inconel Electrode Pulse Nickel Spark Plugs by Pulstar®. With Resistor. Inconel-electrode Pulse Plug. Designed specifically for most popular vehicles, PlasmaCore™ Inconel Electrode Pulse...
      Increased horsepowerBetter torque
      $14.95 - $119.60
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87782314
      Chevy P-Series 1981 Extreme Service™ Extreme Service Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. These .409" / 10.4mm diameter high-performance custom-fit ignition wires are built for street or track applications. Guarantee your engine a fat spark to...
      100% silicone Pro-BootDouble spring locking terminal
      $196.45
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826434131
      Chevy P-Series 1981, Billet Distributor by Fast®. Due to a variety of changes and updates developed by the talented electrical engineers at FAST™, these dual-sync distributors are plug-and-play for electronic ignition control with...
      20 AWG, extreme-duty flexible-style wires for increased strength and durabilityRevised sensor placement and advanced plate sleeve designs create increased accuracy and reliability
      $356.94 - $433.46
    • (0 reviews)
      # 839645733
      Chevy P-Series 1981, Front Super Coil Kit by Accel®. Accel Super Coils feature advanced bobbin technology, highly specialized silicone magnetic steel cores, along with optimized winding, resistance and turns ratios to deliver 10-15...
      10-15% More EnergyDirect Plug In Replacement Direct OE Fit
      $69.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826417310
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L / 7.4L With Chevy Big Block Engine / With Chevy Small Block Engine 1981, Race Billet Distributor by Fast®. The FAST™ Race Billet Distributors were designed to deliver the most accurate trigger signal possible...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $325.19 - $328.20
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358582776
      Chevy P-Series 1981, HEI Ignition Pro Coil by Moroso®. With this quality part backed by a great price, you can enjoy your vehicle so much more than you thought was possible. This Moroso part is specifically engineered to make your...
      Designed to deliver premium qualityRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $60.32
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826523001
      Chevy P-Series 1981, Dual Sync Distributor by Holley®. Holley EFI distributors are designed to plug and play with Holley EFI systems. The design includes dual Hall Effect sensors for the crankshaft and camshaft signals. They can be used...
      Plug and Play with Holley EFIIncludes both crank and cam sensors to support sequential EFI operation
      $442.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2870417102
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L 1981 Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. These Accel 8.8mm wires feature a carbon/graphite core that virtually eliminate RFI noise while providing maximum conductivity for ultimate performance in any race or street...
      8000, 8800, & 8900 Series, 550°F-rated8.8mm yellow high temperature silicone jacket
      $83.30
    • (0 reviews)
      # 803904435
      Chevy P20 / P30 1981, Performance Nickel Spark Plug by Nitrode®. The Nitrode™ spark plugs are positioned to be the world's "greenest" most environmentally friendly spark plugs on the planet. Reducing fuel consumption and emissions...
      The Nitrode™ is made with a proprietary ceramic exclusively used for this spark plugThis unique ceramic is over 10% harder than any ceramic known today
      $8.09
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn1440494
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L With MSD Distributor 1981 Super Conductor Wire Set Below Header/Exhaust Manifold by MSD®. The MSD 8.5mm Super Conductor Wire is "the" performance wire. Engineered from the inside out, the 8.5 offers everything you...
      Helically wound conductorSuppresses electro and radio noise
      $112.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826584210
      Chevy P-Series 1981, HEI Distributor by Speed FX®. With Small Cap. With Ignition Control Module, Magnetic Trigger, Vacuum Advance, Chromoly Steel Gear, Polished Billet Aluminum Shaft, With HEI/Male Posts. Designed with expert...
      Provides effective power supply to each spark plugDesigned to strict quality standards
      $97.51
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826547655
      Chevy P-Series 1981, Flame-Thrower™ Automotive Billet Distributor by PerTronix®. Plug n' Play billet distributors are designed for maximum ignition performance at a price you can afford. The distributors are available with advanced...
      Limited 1 year mechanicalDigital performance solutions give you more power and more features in a smaller package
      $265.05 - $352.77
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358582792
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L 1981 Blue Max™ Wire Set by Moroso®. With this quality part backed by a great price, you can enjoy your vehicle so much more than you thought was possible. This Moroso part is specifically engineered to make your...
      Designed to deliver premium qualityRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $86.30
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826459249
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L / 7.4L 1981, HEI Licensed Distributor by Proform®. Built-In Coil. If you are looking to enhance your vehicle's performance, then this top-notch product is definitely what you need. Manufactured from premium quality...
      Officially Licensed GM ProductsCarefully designed to improve the performance of your vehicle
      $150.23 - $160.54
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2831865839
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L / 7.4L 1981, Pro-Billet™ HEI Distributor by MSD®. With Vacuum Advance. All the performance of MSD Pro-Billet line Now in black for your engine. Must be used with MSD 6, 7, or 8-series ignition. Designed utilizing...
      Must be used with an MSD Ignition ControlPolished steel shaft is QPQ coated and guided by a sealed ball bearing for smooth operation at all rpms
      $280.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826376894
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L With Chevy Small Block Gen I Engine 1981, Flame-Thrower™ HEI Street And Strip Distributor by PerTronix®. Designed with expert craftsmanship this first-rate distributor provides effective power supply to each...
      New lightweight aluminum alloy housingHigh dielectric strength cap with brass terminals and low resistance coil brush
      $250.47 - $265.75
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826381532
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L / 7.4L 1981, HEI Racing Type Distributor Standart by Proform®. If you are looking to enhance your vehicle's performance, then this top-notch product is definitely what you need. Manufactured from premium quality...
      Carefully designed to improve the performance of your vehicleCrafted from first-rate materials
      +3
      $120.17 - $144.37
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826599570
      Chevy P-Series 1981, Power Pack Ignition Kit by TSP®. TSP's Power Pack Ignition Kit delivers high quality ignition components, all in one retail-friendly display box. It includes Pro Series Pro Billet distributor, 50,000 volt E-Core...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $340.98
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2270622
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L 1981, U-Groove™ Resistor Header Copper Spark Plugs by Accel®. Designed utilizing the latest technology, this product by Accel features premium quality and will perform better than advertised. Perfect for your...
      Shorty Spark Plugs For Tubular Exhaust HeadersEliminates Dimpling Headers For Added Clearance
      $32.43
    • (0 reviews)
      # 803918739
      Chevy P-Series 1981, Copper Spark Plug by Autolite®. With Resistor. These spark plugs by Autolite are specially designed and manufactured to ensure quick starts, dependable performance, and smooth acceleration. The products are made of...
      Copper-glass seal bonds insulator, terminal post center electrode together; assures full required voltage at spark gap; gas-tight seal (100% leak proof)Multi-rib insulator reduces danger of "flash-over"
      $1.64 - $1.69
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4498087288
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L 1981, Premium Racing LGS Spark Plug by Brisk®. Brisk Premium LGS spark plug has been developed after two-year cooperation with Lamborghini Morori Marini. Brisk Premium LGS spark plug utilizes extremely long...
      High-Potential Semi-Surface discharge equals more powerDischarge at the point of richest mixture in 360° perimeter
      $13.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4511860761
      Chevy P-Series 4.8L 1981 Endurance Plus™ Wire Set by Accel®. Endurance Plus quality ignition wire sets are ready to install for most popular engine applications. Get these top-notch spark plug wires to achieve maximum performance out...
      Quality retail aftermarket wire setsMaximum voltage and starting power
      $15.50
    • (0 reviews)
      # 209688868
      Chevy P-Series 1981 Prestolite ProConnect™ Spark Plug Wire Set by Accel®. ProConnect ignition wire sets meet or exceed OE/OES specifications, performance and quality. These cables match the original color and are designed to provide...
      Carbon impregnated fiberglass coreFiberglass braid for added strength
      $30.02 - $41.82
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn2270595
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L 1981 Super Stock™ Spark Plug Wire Set Over Valve Cover by Accel®. These Accel Super Stock wire sets are a true performance upgrade replacement for OE types. Efficient delivery of spark energy for a good price....
      7 mm And 8 mm High Gloss Silicone Jacket450 F Rated Silicone Jacket
      $40.01
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87782317
      Chevy P-Series 1981 High Energy™ Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. These wires are a top choice for either street or race applications. Each wire is cut to length and terminated with Taylor’s low-profile silicone Proboot with...
      Available For Street Or Track ApplicationsHigh Temperature and Oil Resistant Wire Insulation
      $31.33 - $37.61
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87782320
      Chevy P-Series 1981 Spiro-Pro™ Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. These plug wires are the top choice of racers and street enthusiasts for their high performance at an affordable price. With two layers of 100% silicone jacketing and...
      8mm outer insulationSpiro-Pro wire with conductive spiral-wound core
      $64.27 - $82.00
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819543180
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L With Chevy Small Block Engine 1981 Street Thunder™ Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. This products is an OEM and Performance company that was built on its founding heritage supported by a tradition of Legendary...
      Kevlar Helically Spiral Wound CoreDurable Silicone Double Layer Jacket
      $36.39 - $43.87
    • (0 reviews)
      # 87782327
      Chevy P30 5.7L 1981 Street™ Street Ignition Wire Set by Taylor Cable®. Taylor's 8mm Spiro-Pro wire and stainless braided covering with polished aluminum boot protectors will provide an amazing accent in your engine compartment.
      8mm silicone wire100% Silicone boots w/SS dual-spring connectors
      $88.24 - $194.85
    • (0 reviews)
      # 819685011
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L 1981 Flame-Thrower™ MAGx2 Custom Spark Plug Wires by PerTronix®. Most modern electronic ignition systems require suppression style wires to preserve sensitive components. Flame-Thrower 8mm Custom fit MAGx2 wires...
      Two current paths for reliability and redundancyPrimary path: Spiral wound stainless steel alloy
      $60.44 - $66.65
    • (0 reviews)
      # 904813240
      Chevy P-Series 1981, Flame-Thrower™ Ignition Coil by PerTronix®. GM Race Only. Flame-Thrower Ignition Block coils feature optimized winding design to maximize spark gap current and available voltage. When teamed with Flame-Thrower...
      50,000 voltsUltra low primary resistance values
      $56.94 - $74.54
    • (0 reviews)
      # 688234069
      Chevy P-Series 1981, Race Coil by Performance Distributors®.
      Built to match your exact requirementsHigh quality you can rely on
      $73.91 - $111.12
    • (0 reviews)
      # 904797260
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L / 7.4L 1981, Magneto Ignition Coil by Vertex Magnetos®. This products is an OEM and Performance company that was built on its founding heritage supported by a tradition of Legendary Quality. Designed utilizing the...
      Compact And LightweightCompletely Self-Contained
      $1,553.46 - $1,740.12
    • (1 review)
      # 826417481
      Chevy P-Series 1981, HEI Distributor by TSP®. With Coil. TSP's 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...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $55.61 - $73.17
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826447795
      Chevy P-Series 1981, Pro Series Pro-Billet™ Distributor by TSP®. TSP's Pro Series Pro Billet Distributor is for the racer who needs added spark and precision for their high performance power plant. It features a high quality, fully...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $105.18 - $109.76
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826556276
      Chevy P-Series 1981, Pro Series™ Ready To Run Distributor by TSP®.
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $119.21 - $124.39
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826512000
      Chevy P-Series 1981, Pro-Billet™ Distributor by TSP®. W/O Coil. TSP's Pro Billet distributor is designed to get the job done. They say there is beauty in simplicity - well, this small-cap distributor has it in spades. Lacking the...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $53.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826571465
      Chevy P-Series 1981, Ready To Run Distributor by TSP®. W/O Coil. TSP's Ready to Run distributor is designed for easy installation. With the included ignition module, all you'll need to complete your set-up is a coil. Using simple design...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $53.35
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826392239
      Chevy P-Series 1981, Street Ignition Kit by TSP®. TSP's Street Ignition Kit delivers high quality ignition components, all in one retail-friendly display box. It includes Pro Series Pro Billet distributor, 50,000 volt E-Core ignition...
      Designed for ultra high efficiencyProvides better performance
      $275.12
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826484228
      Chevy P-Series With Delco Distributor 1981, Flame-Thrower™ "Stock-Look" Distributor by PerTronix®. With Delco Style.
      All new lightweight cast aluminum housingHigh dielectric strength cap and rotor with brass contacts
      $210.71 - $260.06
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826407212
      Chevy P-Series 1981, Flame-Thrower™ HEI Race Distributor by PerTronix®. Race HEI distributors feature an electronic module and 50,000 volt coil combination that optimizes spark energy and peak current to the spark plug in the 6000 to...
      New lightweight aluminum alloy housingHigh dielectric strength cap with brass terminals and low resistance coil brush
      $293.01
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826591195
      Chevy P-Series 1981, Flame-Thrower™ Magnetic Trigger Billet Distributor by PerTronix®. Magnetic trigger billet distributors are built using the same great platform they use for plug n' play series distributor. These feature rich...
      Precision magnetic pickup coil and reluctor offer extremely accurate signaling at low and high RPMSpecially engineered reluctor made from lightweight FC-0208 alloy offers superior dimensional stability for symmetrical spark separation
      $244.73 - $339.13
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826596956
      Chevy P-Series With Prestolite IBM-7011, C, D Distributor 1981, Ignitor by PerTronix®. For over forty years, the Ignitor has proven itself in applications ranging from race cars to tractors. The Ignitor replaces breaker points and...
      Delivers twice the voltage to the spark plugs, increasing horsepower, fuel economy, and spark plug life2:1 improvement over "points" in current fall time for increased coil output
      $97.44
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826576631
      Chevy P-Series With PerTronix Flame-Thrower Distributor 1981, Ignitor III™ Module Kit by PerTronix®. Parts and accessories for Flame-Thrower Billet Distributors offer unmatched quality and accommodate the performance levels your...
      Digital performance solutions give you more power and more features in a smaller packageInnovative technology for superior operation and rugged dependability under harsh conditions
      $151.27
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826581959
      Chevy P-Series With PerTronix Flame-Thrower Distributor 1981, Ignitor II™ Ignition Module by PerTronix®. Parts and accessories for Flame-Thrower Billet Distributors offer unmatched quality and accommodate the performance levels your...
      Digital performance solutions give you more power and more features in a smaller packageInnovative technology for superior operation and rugged dependability under harsh conditions
      $124.48
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826457656
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L / 7.4L With Chevy Big Block Engine / With Chevy Small Block Engine 1981, Pro Race™ Circle Track Distributor by Fast®. When it comes to high end circle track racing where engines demand the most accuratetiming and...
      The most accurate and advanced distributor for racingApproved for use in NASCAR competition
      $766.53
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn358502493
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L / 7.4L 1981, XFI™ HEI Distributor by Fast®. This EFI HEI Distributor works plug-and-play with the EZ-EFI™ Fuel and EZ-EFI™ 2.0 Fuel+Ignition, as well as the XFI™ Sportsman system when EFI timing control is...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $194.77
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826442683
      Chevy P-Series 5.7L / 7.4L 1981, HEI Hi-Performance Distributor by Proform®. If you are looking to enhance your vehicle's performance, then this top-notch product is definitely what you need. Manufactured from premium quality materials...
      Carefully designed to improve the performance of your vehicleCrafted from first-rate materials
      +1
      $97.14 - $109.33
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826568858
      Chevy P-Series With L-Clamp Cap Internal Coil 1981, Computer Controlled Distributor by Performance Distributors®. If you have a computer-controlled engine, this is the replacement distributor you need. All new parts are used to insure...
      Built to match your exact requirementsHigh quality you can rely on
      $308.87
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826603215
      Chevy P-Series 1981, DUI Racing Distributor Standart by Performance Distributors®.
      Expertly made to enhance the ignition system performanceWill provide you with more power, torque, and efficiency
      +1
      $379.43 - $415.12
    • (0 reviews)
      # 826485751
      Chevy P-Series 1981, DUI Street And Strip Distributor by Performance Distributors®. Our new Deluxe DUI for Street/Strip applications encompasses every feature you could want in an ignition system. The already popular Chevrolet...
      Simple One Wire HookupCross-Fire Distributor Cap
      $302.37
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4498739750
      Chevy P-Series 4.8L 1981, HEI Reliability Distributor by Racing Power Company®. This top-grade product is expertly made in compliance with stringent industry standards to offer a fusion of a well-balanced design and high level of...
      50,000 Volt Coil built inCNC Machined Housing
      $91.67
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4498739625
      Chevy P-Series 7.4L With Chevy Big Block Mark IV Engine 1981, OEM Style Distributor by Racing Power Company®. With Computer Controlled Ignition. This top-grade product is expertly made in compliance with stringent industry standards to...
      One-of-a-kind style will help customize your autoWill deliver unparalleled levels of durability
      $102.81
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4498740088
      Chevy P-Series 7.4L With Chevy Big Block Mark IV Engine 1981, OEM Vortec Style Distributor by Racing Power Company®. This top-grade product is expertly made in compliance with stringent industry standards to offer a fusion of a...
      One-of-a-kind style will help customize your autoWill deliver unparalleled levels of durability
      $113.97
    • (0 reviews)
      # mpn4487680655
      Chevy P20 / P30 5.7L With Pontiac Engine 1981, 2 EFI Ignition Control Kit by Edelbrock®. Now you can get the ultimate control of your engine when using the expanded ignition timing control feature of E-Street 2 EFI. This new feature...
      Designed to deliver trouble-free, consistent performanceRight for your vehicle and lifestyle
      $334.95
    • (0 reviews)
      # 1016965064
      Chevy P-Series 1981, HEI Distributor with Coil and Cap by AllStar Performance®. Distributors have high output coils and adjustable vacuum advances, perfect for upgrading stock HEI distributors for higher RPM. Fit small and big block...
      Precise manufacturing and high-grade materialsExpertly Crafted from the highest grade materials
      $5.69 - $144.99
    • (0 reviews)
      # 717905010
      Chevy P-Series With HEI Stock Distributor 1981, GM Module by PerTronix®. Performance ignition modules are direct replacements for popular GM and Ford electronic distributors. These modules provide enhanced high RPM performance and when...
      $59.25 - $76.07
    • (0 reviews)
      # 717887993
      Chevy P-Series With HEI Stock Distributor 1981, GM Race Module by PerTronix®. Performance ignition modules are direct replacements for popular GM and Ford electronic distributors. These modules provide enhanced high RPM performance and...
      Designed for racing applicationsOptimized for 6000 to 8500 RPM range
      $75.74
    • (0 reviews)
      # 717882356
      Chevy P-Series With HEI Distributor 1981, Performance Tune-Up Kit by PerTronix®. With Street/Strip Module. Everything you need to "wake up" your stock HEI distributor. Now available with street/strip or New HEI III ignition module....
      Digital performance solutions give you more power and more features in a smaller packageInnovative technology for superior operation and rugged dependability under harsh conditions
      $143.08
    • (0 reviews)
      # 717885032
      Chevy P-Series 1981, Hi-6RC Ignition Kit by Fast®. This product is made of high-quality materials to serve you for years to come. Designed using state-of-the-art technology and with customers in mind. It will meet your needs and deliver...
      High quality at an affordable priceExpertly made from premium materials
      $641.21




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