Civic EG6 with a 2.7 L K24

Honda Civic EG6 with a 2.7 L K24 inline-four

René Köchli has competed in Swiss hillclimbing for several years in his Honda Civic EG6 hatchback. The car has seen three iterations and several engine swaps. The current engine is a 2.7 L K24 inline-four built by Veicomer in Loures, Portugal. The engine features a Darton sleeved block, 4Piston stroker kit, billet 106 mm crank, … Read more

1989 Mustang with a Turbo Barra Inline-Six

1989 Mustang with a Turbo Barra Inline-Six

This 1989 Mustang called “FOXSAKE” is being built for Jason Waye owner of Tuff Mounts in St Marys, Adelaide, South Australia. The factory 2.3 L inline-four was replaced with a turbocharged Barra (FG) inline-six expected to make 500-600 kW (670-804 hp). The engine features BorgWarner SXE369 turbocharger by GCG Turbochargers, head studs, valve springs, timing … Read more

Fiat 125p with a Ford 351C V8

Fiat 125p with a Ford 351C V8

This Fiat 125p was built by Classic Cars Garage in Kingscourt, Ireland over the course of three years. The project started by replacing the factory 1.5 L inline-four with a Mercedes 3.0 L inline-six. However that quickly changed and the inline-six was replaced by a 5.8 L Ford 351C V8 from a Mustang Mach 1. … Read more

For Sale: Mazda RX-8 with a Ford 300 ci Inline-Six

Mazda RX-8 with a Ford 300 ci Inline-six

This 2004 Mazda RX-8 is for sale in Minneapolis, Minnesota for $1,400. We’ve featured this car before in 2016 when it was for sale. The RX-8 is powered by a 300 ci (4.9 L) Ford inline-six mated to a Ford M5R2 toploader five-speed transmission and welded differential. The current owner has installed or replaced the … Read more