Twin Engine Custom Toyota Starlet Makes 1100 hp

Twin Engine Custom Toyota Starlet

Roger HÃ¥land has enjoyed building and racing his twin engine Toyota Starlet for several years. He made the unique car using a Celica front frame, MR2 rear frame, and Starlet body. It’s powered by two 2.2 L inline-four engines made using Toyota 3S/5S parts and forged internals. Both engines share one turbocharger, alternator, and throttle … Read more

Toyota MR2 with a 820 hp Turbo V6

Toyota MR2 with a turbo 2GR V6

Pieter Zeelie made many improvements to his third generation Toyota MR2 race car in the off season. He started by increasing output of the turbocharged 3.5 L Toyota 2GR V6 from 680 horsepower last year to 820-830 horsepower. He paired the extra power with an upgraded double wishbone rear suspension, custom aluminum upgrights, and stronger … Read more

Toyota MR2 with a Turbo V6

Toyota MR2 with a turbo 2GR V6

This Toyota MR2 W30 was built by Pieter Zeelie in Roodepoort, Gauteng, South Africa. He replaced the factory inline-four for a turbocharged 3.5 L 2GR V6 that makes 680 horsepower and 800 Nm (590 lb-ft) of torque. Power goes through a Kaps LS7 seven-speed sequential transaxle. The 1,100 kg (2,425 lb) race car is wrapped … Read more

Toyota MR2 with a 2ZZ Inline-Four

2002 Toyota MR2 with a 2ZZ inline-four

The MR2 W30 Spyder came from Toyota with a 1.8 L 1ZZ-FED inline-four that makes 140 hp and 126 lb-ft (171 Nm) of torque. The current owner of this 2002 MR2 swapped to a 1.8 L 2ZZ-GE inline-four after the original 1ZZ blew. They installed the 2ZZ using Monkey Wrench swap parts and retained the … Read more