For Sale: 1994 Jaguar XJS with a LS1

1994 Jaguar XJS with a LS1 V8

This 1994 Jaguar XJS convertible is for sale on eBay in Keller, Texas. The factory inline-six and transmission were replaced with a 5.7 L LS1 V8 and 4L60E four-speed automatic from a 1999 Trans Am. The Jaguar has a rebuilt/salvage title which the owner claims only involved a small collision on the front. However if … Read more

Jaguar E-Type with a 20B Rotary

Jaguar E-Type with a Mazda 20B three-rotor

The last time we wrote about Muttley Racing was on their Volkswagen K70 project. From that successful project they have moved on to their next using a Jaguar E-Type. The coupe will ride on a custom tube chassis and be powered by a naturally aspirated 20B three-rotor engine. The engine is being built by rotary … Read more

Building a Porsche 911 with a Twin-turbo V8

1977 Porsche 911 with a twin-turbo LM7 V8

Speed Academy stopped by one of their friend’s garage to talk about his new project. The owner purchased a 1977 Porsche 911 that was originally built by Eddie Bello. The 911 came with a built twin-turbo 3.3 L flat-six that made about 650 horsepower to the wheels and did 10.40s in the quarter-mile. After getting … Read more

Jaguar E-Type with a 1JZ Update

Jaguar E-Type with a 1JZ

When we last wrote about Charlie’s Classic & Custom Body & Paint’s Jaguar E-Type it had just made its debut. Recently they have published some videos of it running embedded below. If you are unfamiliar with this project, the team spent 18 months turning two halves of an E-Type into what you see. Then they … Read more

Jaguar E-Type with a 1JZ

Jaguar E-Type with a 1JZ

Charlie’s Classic & Custom Body & Paint Shop in Somerset, UK has spent the past 18 months in the evenings and on weekends turning a Jaguar E-Type Series 1 into an amazing drift car. Purists can take comfort that the team didn’t start with a good donor or even a complete one. They actually started … Read more