1959 Ford Prefect 100E Body on a MX-5 Chassis – Part 27

1959 Ford Prefect 100E on a MX-5 Chassis

Matt Urch from Urchfab is back with another update on his “Mongrel” project. The goal is to create a drift machine using a 1959 Ford Prefect 100E shell over a 2002 Mazda MX-5 chassis with a 1.8 L inline-four, six-speed manual transmission, and limited-slip diff. In this video Matt dissembles the MX-5 front subframe and … Read more

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Hoonitruck Build Breakdown

Hoonitruck 1977 Ford F150 with a twin-turbo EcoBoost V6

Ken Block debuted his Hoonitruck a few months ago built for his Gymkhana TEN video. Back then Ken released few details besides the basics such as a 900+ twin-turbo EcoBoost V6 connected to a Sadev six-speed sequential transmission and rally-spec AWD drivetrain. However Chris Porter from Detroit Speed stopped by the Donut Garage to explain … Read more

RWD 2001 Ford Taurus with a Turbo 1JZ Inline-Six

2001 Ford Taurus with a turbo 1JZ inline-six

Louis Strianese converted his 2001 Ford Taurus to rear-wheel drive thanks to a lot of work and a full powertrain swap. He’s replaced the factory V6 and drivetrain with a 2.5 L 1JZ-GTE VVTi inline-six connected to a W58 five-speed manual transmission and Lexus LS400 differential. The suspension comprises of a custom tubular subframe with … Read more