BMW E36 with a Turbo VQ35 V6

Jacob Sport BMW E36 with a Turbo VQ35 V6

S├ębastien Farbos competes in Championnat De France Drift with his BMW E36 built by Jacob Sport. The 1030 kg (2270 lb) coupe is propelled by a turbocharged 3.6 L Nissan VQ35 V6 mated to a 3MO Performance five-speed sequential transmission. The motor produces 740 horsepower and 830 Nm (612 lb-ft) of torque at 0.8 bar … Read more

Ferrari 458 GT3 with a Chevy IndyCar V8 Update

Ferrari 458 GT3 with a Chevy IndyCar V8

Mitchell Race Xtreme continues to make progress on Deon Cooper’s Ferrari 458 GT3 race at their company in Horotiu, New Zealand. Since our last article they finished installing the Gen 2 IndyCar Chevy V8 and factory GT3 Hewland six-speed sequential transmission. They also installed the fuel tank, custom stainless steel headers and exhaust, and carbon … Read more

1966 Jaguar with a 2JZ-GE – Part 3

1966 Jaguar Mark 2 with a 2JZ-GE inline-six

Retropower released an update on their 1966 Jaguar Mark 2 project inspired by Jaguar’s Project Utah. The car will be powered by a naturally-aspirated 2JZ-GE inline-six with individual throttle bodies mated to a BMW E46 M3 manual transmission. In this update the team shows off the engine/transmission placement and custom metal fabrication on the firewall, … Read more

For Sale: Porsche 993 Race Car with a 3.8 L Flat-Six

Porsche 993 Race Car with a 3.8 L Flat-Six

This Porsche 993 race car is for sale at Patrick Motorsports in Phoenix, Arizona. The project started with a 1995 Porsche 993 Cabriolet which suffered an interior fire. The company stripped it down to the shell, installed a 993 GT2 fiberglass body kit, and coated it in Porsche 1993-94 Maritime Blue paint. Power is generated … Read more

Building a 2015 Mustang Race Car with a LSx V8

Vorshlag 2015 Mustang with a LSx V8

Vorshlag is building a new company race car called “Trigger” using a wrecked 2015 Mustang GT roller. Vorshlag is rebuilding the Mustang with a 383 ci LSx V8 mated to a T56 Magnum XL six-speed manual transmission. The combination results in the V8 being 85% behind the front axle centerline and the transmission shifter aligning … Read more