Volvo Sedan with an Isuzu Turbo Diesel Inline-Four

Volvo Sedan with a Isuzu Turbo Diesel Inline-Four

This Volvo sedan was built by Chang Puak Brewery Garage in Nakhon Nayok Province, Thailand. The company replaced the factory 24v inline-six with a 1.9 L “Blue Power” turbo diesel inline-four from an Isuzu D-Max truck. These engines produce 150 horsepower and 350 Nm (258 lb-ft) of torque from the factory. Source: RodzingThailand

Volvo 945 with a Turbo Ford Barra Inline-Six Update

Volvo 945 with a turbo Barra inline-six

Several months ago we shared the Volvo 945 project being built by GZ Racing in Vallentuna, Sweden. Back then they set a goal of making 945 horsepower from the turbocharged 4.0 L Barra (FG) inline-six. They recently visited the dyno where the motor made 946 horsepower and 1218 Nm (898 lb-ft) of torque to the … Read more

RWD Volvo V40 with a Twin-Turbo BMW V8

RWD Volvo V40 with a Twin-Turbo BMW S62 V8

Michael “Fast Mike” Andersson spent the last year converting his 2018 Volvo V40 into a RWD drift machine. He started by replacing the factory Volvo engine with a 5.0 L S62B50 V8 from a BMW M5. Mike added two Garrett turbochargers to boost the V8’s output to 721 horsepower and 934 Nm (688 lb-ft) of … Read more

For Sale: 1991 Volvo 740 with a Ford 5.0 L V8

1991 Volvo 740 with a Ford 5.0 V8

This 1991 Volvo 740 wagon is for sale in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with a current bid of $2,550 and the reserve not met. The car’s factory engine and transmission was replaced with a 5.0 L V8 and AOD 4-speed automatic from a 1991 Lincoln Continental Mark VII LSC by Ross Converse in 2003. The owner estimates … Read more