Mistubishi Evo 8 with a Twin-Turbo VR38 V6 Update

Mistubishi Evo 8 with a twin-turbo 4.1 L VR38DETT V6

Alex Bones from FastR stopped by VRS Performance in Northampton, England to talk with Conrad Bradley about his incredible Mitsubishi Evo 8 project. You might remember from our previous article the Evo is powered by a built VR38DETT V6 stroked to 4.1 liters with two large Precision turbochargers. Conrad plans on limiting the maximum output … Read more

Mistubishi Evo 8 with a Nissan R35 Twin-Turbo V6

Mistubishi Evo 8 with a VR38DETT twin-turbo V6

Conrad Bradley aka Armchair Tuner is building the World’s first VR38 powered 4WD Mitsubishi Evo 8. The sports sedan is powered by a built 3.8 L VR38DETT V6 from a Nissan R35 with two Precision turbochargers and MoTeC ECU. The Evo still retains 4WD thanks to custom driveshafts and hubs. The swap should result in … Read more

Evo with a Turbo V8 Goes 8.9

Mitsubishi Evo 8 with a Turbo LSx V8

VTG’s Mitsubishi Lancer Evo VIII was built to drag race and last season it produced several runs in the low-9s. For this season the team installed a new 88 mm turbocharger on the 5.3 L LSx V8 which pushed power output from 800+ to 1,000+ horsepower. The extra bump in power resulted in the car … Read more

Mitsubishi Evo 8 with a Turbo LSx Update

Mitsubishi Evo 8 with a Turbo 5.3 L LSx V8

VTG in Warszawa, Poland specializes in building AWD vehicles for drag racing. For the past several months they have been working on a custom Mitsubishi Evolution VIII monster powered by a turbocharged 5.3 L LSx V8. The engine produces 811 horsepower to all four wheels on low boost with means there is still plenty left. … Read more

Mitsubishi Evo 8 with a Turbo LSx

Mitsubishi Evo 8 with a Turbo LSx

This Mitsubishi Lancer Evo VIII is being built by VTG in Warszawa, Poland who specialize in building AWD vehicles for drag racing. A lot of the drag racing in Europe takes place on unprepped surfaces such as old runways so they usually tend to be AWD. For this project they have completely gutted the Evo … Read more

Mitsubishi Evo With A Turbo LQ4 V8

Joakim Sturve had a burning desire to build a LSx powered vehicle. The first choice to receive the V8 swap was a BMW E28 but instead decided to purchase a 1993 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution roller. What started after that was a tough but very rewarding trip down LSx powered heaven. The first swap was a … Read more