For Sale: 1981 Caddy with a Mid-Engine Turbo VR6

1981 VW Caddy with a Mid-Engine Turbo VR6

This 1981 Volkswagen Caddy is for sale in Greer, Kansas for $8,000. The truck features a turbocharged VR6 engine sitting in the bed. The engine features rebuilt head, Bosch 440 cc injectors, Walbro 255 fuel pump, GIAC ECU, ARP head studs, and Turbonetics 38 mm wastegate. The owner estimates the engine makes 380 horsepower at … Read more

1953 Nash Rambler Country Club with a LS1 V8

1953 Nash Rambler Country Club with a LS1 V8

Dennis Quinn tried talking a friend into purchasing a 1953 Nash Rambler Country Club but instead talked himself into purchasing it. Two years of work later, the car has been completely rebuilt. Under the hood sits a 5.7 L LS1 V8 that features a LS7 camshaft and Inglese Eight Stack system. Power goes to the … Read more

Ford Escort with a Honda K-Series Inline-Four – Part 1

Ford Escort with a Honda K-series inline-four

Mark Murphy from Classic Ford Thailand started a new Ford Escort project. You may remember his previous build, a Ford Escort wagon with a 2JZ-GTE inline-six. This time around he’s starting with a Mk1 Escort which will receive a modified Nissan S13 independent suspension, Toyota AE86 power steering rack, and a Honda K-series inline-four. Listen … Read more

Subaru Impreza with a Turbo 2JZ Inline-Six

Subaru Impreza with a turbo 2JZ inline-six

The last time we shared Massimo Checchin‘s 1997 Subaru Impreza GC8, he was testing the recently transplanted 3.0 L 2JZ-GTE turbocharged inline-six but some ECU/electrical issues ended the day early. It seems the problems were resolved as Massimo put the engine’s 700 horsepower on full display in the King of Italy Drift SuperCup final round … Read more

VW Touran with a 3.6 L VR6

2005 VW Touran with a 3.6 L VR6

Tom Berger wasn’t satisfied with the 2.0 L TDI inline-four in his 2005 Volkswagen Touran. He replaced the factory diesel and transmission with a 3.6 L VR6 and DSG six-speed automatic transmission from a Volkswagen Eos. The engine swap increased the van’s output from 140 hp and 320 Nm (236 lb-ft) of torque to 260 … Read more