1UZ V8 Swap Mounts for Volvo 240

Luca Car Mods 1UZ Volvo 240 swap mounts

Luca Car Mods started selling engine swap mounts to install a Toyota 1UZ-FE V8 into a Volvo 240. The mounts cost €274.95 or around $304 and come with A95 polyurethane bushings. They also offer a transmission crossmember for the Toyota 1UZ automatic transmission and Volvo throttle body cable kit. The company is currently developing a … Read more

Volvo 240 with a Turbo LSx V8 Goes 8.95 sec

Volvo 240 with a turbo 6.0 L LSx V8

This Volvo 240 was purchased in San Diego, California before driven across the US to Detroit, Michigan where it spent much of a year being rebuilt into a drag racing beast. The wagon is powered by a turbocharged 6.0 L LSx V8 that features a stock bottom-end, modified heads, upgraded camshaft, and 80 mm turbocharger. … Read more

For Sale: 1991 Volvo 240 with a Turbo 1UZ V8

Volvo 240 with a turbo 1UZ V8

This 1991 Volvo 240 is for sale in Bedfordshire, England for £12,000 or about $15,700. The engine is a 4.0 L 1UZ V8 from a 1996 Lexus LS400 that features a Holset HX40 turbocharger, larger injectors, custom exhaust manifolds, ARP head studs, and upgraded head gaskets. It makes 360 horsepower and 500 Nm (368 lb-ft) … Read more

For Sale: Volvo 240 with a Ford V8

1989 Volvo 240 with a Ford 5.0 V8

This 1989 Volvo 240 is for sale in Houston, Texas with an asking price of $9,000 or $4,000 without engine and transmission. As you can tell from the interior, the titled and street-legal car was built for autocross and track racing. Under the hood sits a rebuilt 5.0 L V8 from a 1994 Ford Mustang … Read more

Volvo 240 with a Toyota Starlet Body

Toyota Starlet with Volvo 240 chassis and powertrain

Jonny Moberg wanted a Toyota Starlet with some turbocharged Volvo power. Instead of shoving Volvo parts into the Starlet he decided to just weld the Volvo chassis under the Starlet body creating what he calls “StarVo”. The Volvo 240 chassis required shortening 34.2 cm (13.4 inches) to fit the Starlet wheelbase. The 2.3 L B230FT … Read more

For Sale: 1989 Volvo 240 with a 5.3 L LSx V8

1989 Volvo 240 with a 5.3 L LSx V8

This 1989 Volvo 240 DL is for sale on eBay in Tucson, Arizona with no reserve. Legacy Classic Trucks in Driggs, Idaho built the “Battle Wagon” with upgraded powertrain, suspension, fuel system, and exhaust systems. Under the hood sits a 5.3 L LC9 V8 that produces 315-320 horsepower and 335 lb-ft of torque. The drivetrain … Read more