TAngelo Racing took a storm damaged FR-S and swapped in a monster 2.4L 2AZ-FE for the Formula Drift series. The engine is good for 750 horsepower and 700 lb-ft of torque. This allows the FR-S to reach 60 mph in three seconds and the quarter-mile in 10 seconds. Source: TopSpeed
Weapons Grade Performance revealed on their Facebook page they are working on a LSx engine swap kit for the Subaru BRZ/Toyota FR-S platform while updating progress on their LSx swapped BRZ project. The subframe and other swap parts are going to be our little secret until we release the kit 😉 Update 8/18/2016 – Weapons … Read more
Manabu Orido’s 2UR-GSE powered Toyota 86 almost took out a cameraman at a drift event. I think this is as close as it comes. Source: Speedhunters
We knew it was only a matter of time before someone attempted to shove a 2JZ into a Toyota FT-86/Scion FR-S. There could be others but this is the first I have come across. Here is a video claiming URAS’ D1 project will be a Toyota FT-86 with a 2JZ motor swap.
Scion Racing unveiled their newest drift car based off the 2013 Scion FR-S. Built by GReddy Peformance, the FR-S uses a Cosworth CS600 EJ25 long block racing motor. The motor was upgraded with a GReddy turbo kit to produce 600 horsepower and 500 lb-ft of torque. In full race trim this Scion is 300 pounds … Read more