This VW Beetle with a Mazda 13B NA rotary swap was seen at the Bug-In event at the Autoclub Speedway and did a mid 12’s run at the drag strip. Speedhunters pointed out how sleeper this thing is and I would have to agree. Source: SpeedHunters
Fesler-Moss will be releasing 2010 Camaros with your choice of engines. I am sure most will be going for the package with GM’s superengine the LS9 from the Corvette ZR1. I sure hope someone is willing to totally burn a heap of cash and get the LS9 upgrade so we have something to write about. … Read more
We are looking at Rolls-Royce probably a Phantom and apparently the client wants the V12 factory engine to be replaced by a 5.6L Nissan V8 engine. They would also like the engine to be twin turbocharged around 800 horsepower. If you know more let me know.
Can’t wait until GM Performance releases the LS9 crate engine later this year? Well there is a very lightly wrecked Corvette ZR1 for sale on Ebay with a starting price at $75,000 and a buy-it-now price of $97,500. That’s probably out of the range of most swappers but you would be getting a LSx engine … Read more
Jeff Guillotte is the owner of this 1987 RX-7 swapped the rotary with a 5.0L Ford V8 and a Tremec 3550 transmission. Jeff is a grassroots drifter from San Diego. I don’t have too much performance numbers but I always enjoying seeing the comments when I come across a swap like this. Source: SpeedHunters
EVS Motors has put their 2JZ single turbo Supra engine powered 1967 Camaro on Ebay for a starting price of $150,000. The car is reported to have 1,000 horsepower and has a Pro-touring theme. It will be very interesting to see if this will sell and for what price. No doubt they are serious about … Read more