Citroën 2CV with a Suzuki GSX-R Motorcycle Motor

Citroën 2CV with a Suzuki GSX-R1100 motorcycle engine

The Citroën 2CV came from the factory with an aircooled flat-twin motor in the front and was typically front-wheel drive. However Frédéric Héraudeau from l’art du pilotage created a custom rear-wheel drive 2CV with a 1074 cc inline-four from a Suzuki GSX-R1100 motorcycle in the back. The transplanted motor produces around 150 horsepower and 84 … Read more

Custom Motorcycle with a Citroën 2CV Flat-Twin

Custom Harley Motorcycle with a Citroën 2CV Flat-Twin motor

Nigel Loller enjoys building unique things such as his custom Harley motorcycle. The project started with a bent Harley-Davidson frame purchased from another motorcycle builder who went out of business. They built the frame as a custom softail for a 300 mm wide rear tire. Nigel retained the Harley’s headstock, yokes, and fork but cut … Read more

Citroen 2CV6 with a Supercharged BMW Flat-Twin Racing

Citroen 2CV6 with a Supercharged BMW Flat-Twin

It’s been four months since Alex de Vries put his special 1987 Citroen 2CV6 Bamboo on the dyno. The supercharged 1085 cc BMW flat-twin exceeded his expectations making 154 horsepower on 11 psi of boost. Alex and his racing team have competed in several hillclimb competitions since rebuilding the engine. Watch as Alex’s hard work … Read more

Citroen 2CV6 with a Supercharged BMW Flat-Twin

Citroen 2CV6 with a Supercharged BMW Flat-Twin

Earlier this year we featured Alex de Vries amazing 1987 Citroen 2CV6 Bamboo he built to compete in hillclimb and sprinting. Back then we said Alex was working on producing more power from his 1085 cc BMW flat-twin. The plan involved building it with heads capable of 11,000 rpm, Emerald K6 ECU, and Rotrex supercharger. … Read more

Citroen 2CV6 with a BMW Flat-Twin

Citroen 2CV6 with a BMW Flat-Twin

Alex de Vries competes in MSA Sports Libre hillclimb and sprinting with his modified 1987 Citroen 2CV6 Bamboo. Alex purchased the car 17 years ago as his first car and during that time transformed it into a capable race car. The 2CV6 was originally powered by a 602 cc flat-twin making 28 hp. Alex wanted … Read more

Citroen 2CV with a BMW Motorcycle Engine

Sparrow Automotive produces a kit which allows the Citroen 2CV to run a modern oil cooled BMW R series flat twin engines. You can use either the single or twin spark versions ranging from 850 cc to 1200 cc and will work with standard 2CV late style transmission or four/five-speed Citroen GS/A transmission with a … Read more