Batman’s Tumbler Runs Off Detroit Power

It seems with all the sophisticated technology Lucius Fox had at his fingertips he still decided to use dependable American small block to power Bruce Wayne’s Tumbler. The movie required the vehicle to all the stunts so it had to do a 0-60 in 5 seconds, be able to do 100 mph, and light enough … Read more

Saturn Sky with an Electric Motor

Advanced Mechanical Products AMP Electric Saturn Sky

Advanced Mechanical Products (AMP) offers an electric Saturn Sky conversion for around $25,000. You will have to provide the car but if you have the money they will replace your engine with 2 electric motors (one for each back wheel) and a bunch of lithium phosphate batteries. Current performance numbers shows the Sky goes 0-60 … Read more

ATS Chicane Phase 1

American Touring Specialties just completed phase 1 on this 1968 Camaro. After destroying the original Powerglide transmission they swapped it with a T56 from a LT1 combo using ATS’ own kit. Also included was Sparco seats, 4 point roll cage, Detroit Speed & Engineering subframe connectors, upgraded rear suspension, upgraded front disk brakes from Baer, … Read more

Ford GT Mid-Engine Mustang Fastback

Time Machines is working on a Mustang Fastback which will include a swapped Ford GT engine. Mike Staveski, the owner of Time Machines, recently posted some new pictures on Pro-Touring.com of the parts going on the project. I was holding back posting on this project as it seemed to be moving slowly but with the … Read more