Corvair with a V8 Stuck in the Middle

Corvair with a V8

The Crown Corv-8 Corvair engine kit was created in the late 60’s by Ted Trevor. This kit allowed second generation (1965-1969) Corvair owners the ability to install different V8 engines in front of the rear axle. This gave the Corvair better weight distribution and performance. You can still buy this kit if you are interested. … Read more

Toyota 86 with Subaru EZ30

This Toyota 86 has a 3.0L flat-six EZ30 motor sourced from a Legacy 3.0R replacing the factory installed FA20. The motor is putting 250 horsepower to the rear wheels but the owner is hoping to get around 313 horsepower. It would seem the 86/FR-S/BR-Z engine bay can handle many different engine platforms. We have seen … Read more

Nissan 240SX with a Diesel Inline-Four

front of 1992 Nissan 240SX with Cummins diesel 4BT engine swap

Stuffed between the front wheels of this 1992 Nissan 240SX is a 3.9L Cummins 4BT which was sourced from a bread truck. These videos were posted in 2012 but it is the first time I have seen them. Glenn Irizarry is the builder and says the car gets 40 mpg which is good because it … Read more

The Best Inline-Six Engine Of All Time

What do you think the best inline-six engine is? Below are some of the engines Jalopnik readers suggested. AMC 4.2L Chrysler Slant-Six Detroit Diesel Series 50 BMW M30B34 BMW N54B30 BMW S54B32 Mercedes M198 Nissan S20 Nissan RB26DETT Toyota 2JZ-GTE Toyota 1FZ-FE TVR Speed Six Ford Barra Source: Jalopnik