Torque rating on 89 T5 is 305 ft lbs, You should be ok with that if you don't get crazy with engine mods. I think a bigger concern is clutch linkage, Montes had manual linkage the later stuff is hydraulic. Shifter placement is another concern. I think some camaros mounted the trans at an angle, not sure though.
Yes. The T-5 is set at and angle to the bell housing. I am working on a '86 firebird V-6 to V-8 conversion. And am keeping it a Manual. Had to track down a Bell housing and a 5-speed for the V-8. What Fun. This has been driving me
It's a Monte thing. You just wouldn't understand.
1970 Monte Carlo, Big Block 454.