Hoonitruck Build Breakdown

Hoonitruck 1977 Ford F150 with a twin-turbo EcoBoost V6

Ken Block debuted his Hoonitruck a few months ago built for his Gymkhana TEN video. Back then Ken released few details besides the basics such as a 900+ twin-turbo EcoBoost V6 connected to a Sadev six-speed sequential transmission and rally-spec AWD drivetrain. However Chris Porter from Detroit Speed stopped by the Donut Garage to explain … Read more

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RWD 2001 Ford Taurus with a Turbo 1JZ Inline-Six

2001 Ford Taurus with a turbo 1JZ inline-six

Louis Strianese converted his 2001 Ford Taurus to rear-wheel drive thanks to a lot of work and a full powertrain swap. He’s replaced the factory V6 and drivetrain with a 2.5 L 1JZ-GTE VVTi inline-six connected to a W58 five-speed manual transmission and Lexus LS400 differential. The suspension comprises of a custom tubular subframe with … Read more

For Sale: Custom Postal Jeep with Two 355 ci Chevy V8s

Custom Postal Jeep with two 355 ci Chevy V8 engines

This Postal Jeep hotrod is for sale in Richmond, Virginia for $15,000. The Jeep cabin sits on a custom chassis made from 2x6x3/16 rectangular tubing with a 1955 Ford I-beam axle, tranverse leaf springs, Ford mid-90’s power steering rack, and disc brakes. The rear suspension features twin-leaf springs and drum brakes. The powertrain consists of … Read more

1986 Z28 with a Turbo 5.3 L LSx V8

1986 Camaro Z28 with a turbo 5.3 L LSx V8

Mark Bruski spent a lot of time and effort transforming his 1986 Camaro Z28 into a mean looking coupe ready to race down the quarter-mile. He started by replacing the tired factory 305 ci LB9 V8 with a turbocharged 5.3 L LSx V8. The new engine is based on a Gen 3 model with Gen … Read more