1979 Ferrari 512 BB with a F512 M Flat-12

1979 Ferrari 512 BB with a F512 M Flat-12

This 1979 Ferrari 512 BB rolled out of the factory with a 4.9 L F102B flat-12 producing 340 horsepower at 6,200 rpm. However in 2002 Bob Norwood replaced the motor with a Testarossa flat-12 making 1,100 horsepower. Then in 2018 Paul Newman replaced that motor with a 4.9 L F113G flat-12 purchased directly from Ferrari. … Read more

Ferrari F40 Replica with a Twin-Turbo 1UZ V8

Ferrari F40 Replica with a twin-turbo 1UZ V8

This Ferrari F40 replica was built by Steve Cox at F40 Motorsports in New Zealand in the early 2000’s. The composite body features 85 pieces made from either fiberglass, kevlar, or carbon fiber covering a custom tubular chassis with a steel floor and firewall. The combination contributes to the car’s 1200 kg (2645 lb) dry … Read more

Ferrari 458 GT3 with a Chevy IndyCar V8 Update

Ferrari 458 GT3 with a Chevy IndyCar V8

Mitchell Race Xtreme continues to make progress on Deon Cooper’s Ferrari 458 GT3 race at their company in Horotiu, New Zealand. Since our last article they finished installing the Gen 2 IndyCar Chevy V8 and factory GT3 Hewland six-speed sequential transmission. They also installed the fuel tank, custom stainless steel headers and exhaust, and carbon … Read more

Ferrari 458 GT3 with a Chevy IndyCar V8

Ferrari 458 GT3 with a Chevy IndyCar V8

Deon Cooper reached out to share his amazing Ferrari 458 GT3 project. The race car is currently at Mitchell Race Xtreme in Horotiu, New Zealand receiving chassis work, chromoly suspension, and a Gen 2 Chevy IndyCar V8. The V8 will be converted to an electronic throttle control and run on gasoline. It will send power … Read more

For Sale: 1967 Ferrari 330 GT with a LS1 V8

1967 Ferrari 330 GT with a LS1 V8

This 1967 Ferrari 330 GT 2+2 is for sale in Brisbane, California with a current bid of $110,000. Under the hood sits a 5.7 L LS1 V8 mated to a Ferrari five-speed manual transmission via an adapter plate. The current owner had new stainless steel brakes line, fuel link, and Koni Classic front shocks installed. … Read more

Ferrari 550 with a Turbo 4.3 L VR38

Ferrari 550 with a 4.3 L VR38DETT V6

Professional drifter Yoichi Imamura competed in past seasons of D1 Grand Prix in a Toyota 86 with a twin-turbo 1GR V6 and before that a Lexus LFA with a Turbo NASCAR V8. For the 2019 season, he’s competing in a special Ferrari 550 Maranello for MMMRacing. The factory 5.5 L Tipo F133A/C V12 is replaced … Read more