1995 Mercedes C200 with a Turbo Honda Inline-Four

1995 Mercedes C200 W202 with a Turbo F20C inline-four

A friend sent us a listing for a very unique 1995 Mercedes C200 W202 for sale in Japan with an asking price of ¥1.98M or about $18,118. I was able to find the seller’s (J-Wave) original listing but it doesn’t appear to still be for sale. Although the C200 came from the factory with a … Read more

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Building a Mercedes C 230 with a Turbo VR6

Mercedes C 230 with a Turbo VR6

A team of enthusiasts in Central Florida are working on installing a VW VR6 into a 2000 Mercedes C 230 Kompressor. The project started when the factory 2.3 M111 inline-four overheated and damaged the cylinder head. So far the owner has converted the oil pan to a rear sump and made a prototype adapter plate … Read more

Mercedes C43 AMG with a 5.4 L V8

1999 Mercedes C 43 AMG with a 5.4 L M113 V8

Matt Farah took a drive in a special 1999 Mercedes C43 AMG recently for his One Take series. The owner explains he removed the 4.3 L M113 E43 V8 and replaced it with a 5.4 L M113 V8 from a CLK55 AMG. He also explained it was pretty much a bolt-in swap since the engine … Read more