Custom Corvair Pickup with a Mid-Engine Twin-Turbo LSx V8

Corvair Rampside Pickup with a mid-engine twin-turbo LSx V8

Rich Wait is converting a 1961 Corvair Rampside pickup into a unique hot rod at his company Hot Rod Factory in East Bethel, Minnesota. The widened and stretched body lays over a custom tube chassis with an adjustable coilover suspension. In the bed sits a twin-turbo LSx V8 expected to make 1,500 horsepower. View more photos of the project in the build album.

Corvair Rampside Pickup with a mid-engine twin-turbo LSx V8

Corvair Rampside Pickup with a mid-engine twin-turbo LSx V8

Corvair Rampside Pickup with a mid-engine twin-turbo LSx V8

Corvair Rampside Pickup with a mid-engine twin-turbo LSx V8

Corvair Rampside Pickup with a mid-engine twin-turbo LSx V8

Corvair Rampside Pickup with a mid-engine twin-turbo LSx V8

Corvair Rampside Pickup with a mid-engine twin-turbo LSx V8

Source: Hot Rod Factory (build album) via Sloppy Mechanics FB page

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