1959 Ford Prefect 100E Body on a MX-5 Chassis – Part 21

1959 Ford Prefect 100E on a MX-5 Chassis

Matt Urch from Urchfab is back with another update on his “Mongrel” project. The goal is to install a 1959 Ford Prefect 100E shell over a 2002 Mazda MX-5 chassis with a 1.8 L inline-four, six-speed manual transmission, and limited-slip diff. In this video Matt builds a custom rotisserie/rollover jig. Source: Urchfab Advertisements


Time Attack Miata with a LS3 V8

Time Attack Mazda Miata with a LS3 V8

This Mazda Miata was transformed into a time attack monster for a lucky customer by Blackbird Fabworx in California. The roadster is now powered by a built LS3 V8 that makes 550 horsepower thanks to a V8 Roadsters conversion kit. Other upgrades include custom Penske suspension, Hoosier 15×11 slicks, 20-point roll cage, and APR Performance … Read more

For Sale: Mercedes 190E with a Supercharged M111 Inline-Four

Mercedes 190E with a supercharged M111 inline-four

This 1990 Mercedes 190E (W201) is for sale in Łagiewniki-Borek Fałęcki, Poland for 130,000 PLN or about $34,528. We first discovered the car earlier this year when the builder Tuning Kingz unveiled it after two years of hard work. Under the hood sits a supercharged 2.3 L M111 inline-four from a Mercedes 230 Kompressor (W202) … Read more

Acura NSX with a Turbo K20

Acura NSX with a turbo K20 inline-four

Amir Bentatou recently debuted his rebuilt Acura NSX at Super Lap Battle. The car is powered by a 2.0 L K20Z1 inline-four built by Sportcar Motion in San Marcos, California and installed using Innovative conversion kit. The engine features Drag Cartel Stage 2 camshafts, upgraded valves and valve springs, Skunk2 intake manifold, Hybrid Racing fuel … Read more

Honda Civic with a Turbo VW 2.0 L Inline-Four

Honda Civic with a turbo VW 2.0 L inline-four

Daniel Shimp wanted more power in his 2004 Volkswagen Jetta Mk4 so he turbocharged the 2.0 L 8v inline-four. After the engine developed some issues he decided to replace it with a VR6. He tried to give away the turbocharged inline-four but no one wanted it. So it was about to be recycled when a … Read more