It is always fun to read people’s comments on a swap such as this. BMW purists will absolutely hate this swap. Either way this owner decided to take a 1987 BMW 325IS and swap a Nissan RB26DETT into it. The BMW uses a modified RB26DETT transmission and an E30 M3 LSD. I sure hope the … Read more
Built by E-Shift Performance in New Jersey, this BMW E39 M5 sedan is powered by a single turbo 2JZ Toyota Supra engine. E-Shift Performance also built the other BMW swap which can be seen in the link below. There are a lot of comments over at Speedhunters. Most of the comments are… well negative. Source: … Read more
Hasan Motorsports has always enjoyed the great feel and handling of a BMW Z3. But soon a condition known as torque fever started to develop. The first attempt at treating this alignment was by installing a supercharger kit. This only provided slight relief but didn’t give any long-term cure. Hasan finally realized the only acceptable … Read more
Piper Motorsports is taking the last steps to finishing up their Franken M3 project. Using a 1988 BMW M3 Piper Motorsports swapped the standard 192 horsepower 2.3 L inline-four to a 507 horsepower 5.0 L V10 from a BMW E60 M5. To be able to shoehorn such an engine Piper Motorsports had to take the … Read more
GeezersGarage is back with segment 12 of his on going tutorial series of swapping a LH6 (LSX family) into a old BMW. Again his focus is on factory parts to keep the cost down. Make sure to check out the rest of his videos here.
Joe over at New Age Hotrods has built a blueprinted supercharged LS6 BMW M3 and 6 speed to show off their kit. The current setup is running 5 psi pulley right now with an estimated 520 hp with plans on upgrading soon to a 12 psi pulley which should deliver around 700 hp. They plan … Read more