Derek Ekin’s 2006 Chrysler 300 has had its 3.5L V6 replaced with a 3rd generation 8.3L Viper V10. Derek did all the work himself except for the wiring and ECU work. The swap took him a year because he had to learn for himself each step. The Viper uses a T-56 six-speed transmission. The suspension … Read more
This 1986 LX Mustang has a new Coyote 5.0L crate motor swap thanks to High Flow Performance. In September the project was started along with a blog detailing the progress. The transmission is a T-56 from a 2003-04 Cobra Mustang. The Coyote engine shares the same outer specs as the 4.6L/5.4L modular engines. So your … Read more
Videos of Justin Dermody of Hot Rod Barn Team winning the Holley LS engine swap contest.
This 1964 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia was built by Ricky Byrd from Texas. The car rides on a custom chassis with Mustang II front and custom rear suspension. The powertrain consists of a supercharged 6.0 L LS2 V8 that makes 500 horsepower to the wheels through a Mendola SDR5 five-speed transaxle. The car won Engineering and … Read more
A 1964 Corvette with a single turbo LS1 swap. On some street tires and about 10 psi of boost, it was able to put down a 10.4 second drag run. Source: LS1Tech
This is a very unique 1969 Camaro built by Carlevale Custom Cars. Not only does it have a huge motor but also has a transmission rarely seen on a street car. Under the hood you will a 707 cubic inch V8 taking up all the space. The engine is constructed by a Donovan block and … Read more