Titan V8 G35

In the small town of Buford, Georgia lies a performance shop called Drift Emporium who is responsible for the Titan V8 G35. Because Drift Emporium figured the factory installed 3.5L V6 didn’t have enough machismo, they decided to shoehorn a 2005 Titan 5.6L V8 into the engine bay. But why stop there? To boost the … Read more

Supra 2JZ Powered Tacoma Truck

This 2003 Toyota Tacoma S-Runner has a little suprise under the hood. Instead of the factory installed V6 5VZ-FE it has a 2JZ-GTE from a 1994 Supra. The turbo setup has been switched from twin to a single Sound Performance 67mm turbo. The Toyota Tacoma S-Runner was the sports version of the Tacoma coming with … Read more

VW Beetle with a Turbo 5.3 L V8

A member off LS1Tech forums created a VW Beetle which is powered by a turbocharged 5.3 L V8 engine. Boost is provided by a Master Power T70 turbocharger. The engine runs off a Megasquirt ECU and a MSD 6010. The Bug sits on a custom boxed frame that was made previously for a smaller engine. … Read more

9 Vehicles with V10 Viper Swaps

Jalopnik has posted a top 10 list of vehicles with a Viper engine swap. We left one out since it was technically a Viper with a body kit on it. Dodge Ram VTS Dodge Sidewinder Concept Plymouth Barracuda Jeep CJ-7 Dodge Tomahawk Motorcycle Concept Bristol Fighter T Jaguar XJS Sniper Custom PT Cruiser

Datsun 1600 Roadster with a SR20 Inline-Four

This 1970 Datsun 1600 Roadster is powered by a 2.0 L SR20DE inline-four with a six-speed manual transmission from a Nissan S15. The engine is controlled by a S14 ECU using a Painless wiring system. The swap was performed by Spriso Motorsports. Other upgrades are Nismo sway bar, Nismo springs, KYB shocks, custom rear leaf … Read more

Turbo Viper Powered Mustang

Sometimes someone takes it apon themselves to push the bar and I think CobraScott over at TurboForums has done so. Taking two turbochargers, the plumbing, a Viper 8.0L V10 and stuffing all that into a 1994 Mustang Cobra is a hell of a trick. Of course it would be impossible to fit all that without … Read more