1966 Mercedes 250SE with a Turbo Barra Inline-Six

1966 Mercedes 250SE with a Turbo Barra Inline-Six

This 1966 Mercedes 250SE recently visited Bluepower Racing Developments in Campbellfield, Victoria, Australia to diagnose wastegate and fuel system issues. The sedan no longer holds a 2.5 L M129 inline-six in the engine bay. It’s now powered by a turbocharged 4.0 L Barra inline-six running on the factory ECU. Once the issues are solved they … Read more

Brabus G-Class with a Twin-Turbo 6.3 L V12

Brabus G V12 900 G-Class with a Twin-Turbo 6.3 L V12

Brabus will unveil their newest G V12 900 model at IAA 2019 (Hall 4, booth A31) in Frankfurt, Germany. The SUV starts with a second generation Mercedes G-Class (W463) and replaces the V8 with a twin-turbo 6.3 L V12. They increased the factory displacement of V12 from 6.0 liters to 6.3 liters thanks to a … Read more

2003 Mercedes CLK with a Turbo M104 Inline-Six

2003 Mercedes CLK with a turbo M104 inline-six

Team Lovetap is a Swedish drift team started by driver and fabricator Mårten Stångberg. The team also includes mechanics Christopher Reinholdsson, Robin Carlsson, Stefan Engström, Jesper Jumisko, Edvin Olsson, Joel Haglund, and media/spotter Sebastian Simonsson. Mårten competes in a special 2003 Mercedes CLK we first covered in 2015. Since then the car has seen a … Read more

1969 Mercedes 280SEL with a 408 ci LSx V8

1969 Mercedes 280SEL with a 408 ci LSx V8

Josh Stahl is the President of Reviva, a company in Minneapolis, Minnesota specializing in rebuilt gasoline and diesel engines. The company recently launched a line of performance LSx V8s ranging in outputs of 450-600 horsepower. Josh decided the best way to showcase their new performance LSx V8s was to build a tribute to the original … Read more

1975 Mercedes 280CE with a 434 ci Chevy V8

1975 Mercedes 280CE with a 434 ci Chevy V8

Nick Hale and his Redneck Racing team built their special 1975 Mercedes 280CE coupe to drag race. The hood scoop feeds air to a 434 ci Chevy V8 making 627 horsepower or 846 horsepower with nitrous. The motor features a Dart block, RPM stroker crank, forged pistons, Dart Pro 1 heads, and Holley Dominator carburetor. … Read more