Mercedes C230 with a Turbo VR6 Update

2002 Mercedes C230K with a turbo VR6

It’s been a year and half since we shared this 2002 Mercedes C230K project from Florida. Since then they finished replacing the factory supercharged 2.3 L M111 inline-four and 5G-Tronic (722.6) five-speed automatic transmission for a turbocharged 2.8 L (M104.900) VR6 and 716.648 six-speed manual transmission. To get the engine to work, they converted a … Read more

1957 Chevy Nomad with a Supercharged LSA V8

1957 Chevy Nomad with a supercharged LSA V8

This 1957 Chevrolet Nomad was built by Classic Car Studio in St. Louis, Missouri. Under the hood sits a supercharged 6.2 L LSA V8 that makes 556 horsepower and 551 lb-ft of torque. The engine is fitted with a FiTech fuel system, Muscle Rod Headers, and custom exhaust. The drivetrain consists of a Tremec T56 … Read more

RWD Honda CRX with a J35 V6 Update

custom 1989 Honda CRX with a J35 V6 and RWD drivetrain

It’s been almost a year since we first shared Marc Williams’s RWD CR-X project. Since then he’s been working hard on the project at his company MW Performance Tuning in Pritchett, Texas. The 1989 CR-X body features a 2.5-inch chop with a custom widebody sitting on a tube chassis with a 94-inch wheelbase. Power is … Read more

Building a 1956 Dodge Truck on a Viper Chassis

1956 Dodge truck next to a 2004 Dodge Viper

Cleveland Power & Performance just announced their newest build called Project Aberration. The company plans on installing a 1956 Dodge truck body over a 2004 Dodge Viper SRT-10 chassis. The company followed their similar build strategy from their successful previous project which involved a 1969 Charger body on a Challenger Hellcat chassis. This time around … Read more

1996 Nissan S14 with a Turbo VR6

1996 Nissan S14 with a turbo VR6

Trevor Couture has spent a lot of time and effort building his 1996 Nissan S14. He’s currently working on the fourth version of the project. The engine is a turbocharged VR6 that 703 hp and 564 lb-ft of torque to wheels on 28 psi of boost from a GT4294RS turbocharger on E85 fuel. The engine … Read more