Mercedes W124 with a Twin-Turbo M119 V8

Mercedes W124 with a Twin-Turbo M119 V8

Lorenzo Fattori enjoys drifting his Mercedes 300 CE W124 around the Italian tracks. The car was built by The Kangaroos Team in Sofia, Bulgaria several years ago. The car originally came with a 3.0 L inline-six but is now powered by a twin-turbo 5.0 L M119 V8. The motor produces 520 horsepower and 690 Nm … Read more

Mercedes W126 with a BMW M60 V8

Mercedes W126 with a BMW M60 V8

This Mercedes W126 sedan was built by W126 Iwangrosny in Poland. They replaced the blown factory motor with a 4.0 L BMW M60B40 V8 with custom headers and stainless steel exhaust. The engine features individual throttle bodies from a BMW S65B40 V8 and a Ecumaster EMU Black ECU. Behind the motor sits a S5D 310Z … Read more

2003 Mercedes CLK with a Turbo M104 Inline-Six Update

2003 Mercedes CLK with a turbo M104 inline-six

Mårten Stångberg and his team at Team Lovetap in Sweden spent the off-season rebuilding the engine, transmission, and trunk area in their 2003 Mercedes CLK. For those unfamiliar with the project, it’s powered by a turbocharged 3.2 L M104 inline-six producing 800 horsepower and 930 Nm (685 lb-ft) of torque and Tex Racing T101a four-speed … Read more

Mercedes 190 with a M120 V12

Mercedes 190 with a 6.0 L M120 V12

Johan Muter from JMS Speedshop in Holland has spent the last three years transforming his 1984 Mercedes 190 (W201). The 1440 kg (3174 lb) car is powered by a 6.0 L M120 V12 from a 1993 Mercedes 600 SEL (W140) sitting on custom mounts and tubular crossmember. The motor produces 424 horsepower at 5300 rpm … Read more

For Sale: Mercedes 300E with a BMW M88 Inline-Six

Mercedes 300E with a BMW M88 inline-six

This 1988 Hartge F1 will be auctioned in Messe Essen, Essen, Germany on March 26-27. The unique creation was built by the Hartge Brothers using a 1988 Mercedes W124 300E sedan with a 3.0 L M103 inline-six. They replaced the factory engine and transmission with a BMW M88 inline-six mated to a BMW E24 6-series … Read more

1991 Mercedes 500E with a 6.2 L M156 V8

1991 Mercedes 500E with a 6.2 L M156 V8

This 1991 Mercedes W124 500E was built by @w124036amg in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan. They replaced the factory 5.0 L M119 V8 and four-speed automatic transmission with a 6.2 L M156 V8 and 7G-Tronic seven-speed automatic transmission from an E63 AMG. The transplanted engine produces 507 horsepower at 6,800 rpm and 631 Nm (465 lb-ft) at 5,200 … Read more