Fiat 126 with a Honda CBR1100XX Inline-Four

Fiat 126 with a Honda CBR1100XX inline-four

Alessio Arena has taken a 1976 Fiat 126 his Grandfather left to him and turned it into a tiny track monster. He got the wild idea for the car from another Fiat project powered by a Kawasaki motorcycle engine. Alesssio however decided to use a 1137 cc 16v inline-four from a Honda CBR1100XX Super Blackbird. … Read more

Fiat 126P with a 2.3 L H4

Fiat 126P with a 2.3 L H4

This Fiat 126p was built in Poland and features a VW 2.3 L H4 engine. These small cars originally came from the factory with a 0.6 L straight-two engine. The engine features ported heads, forged internals, increased compression, and twin Weber IDA carburetors. Running off E85 fuel the engine produces 211 horsepower and 237 Nm … Read more

Building a Fiat 126 with a Honda Blackbird Engine

Fiat 126 with a Honda Blackbird motorcycle engine

The engine hasn’t been installed yet but I thought this project deserved to be posted anyway. Plans are to install a 330 horsepower, supercharged 1100 cc Honda Blackbird motorcycle engine into this customized Fiat 126. The project builders have built a complete tube chassis and roll cage. The body has had extensive modification including a … Read more