Auszcar member Dimitri Vassiliou purchased this 1970 Datsun 240Z after the previous owner did a complete ground up restoration. Dimitri realized very soon the previous engine was to harsh to drive so out it came and in went a Skyline RB25DE and 5 speed transmission. The engine with factory cams and exhaust manifold produces 160 … Read more
Electric engines are no doubt the future and one man decided to get started on his own EV right now. The owner Brian, decided to swap the Honda S2000’s factory F20C motor, drivetrain, and electronics for a dual-shaft Advanced DC FB1-4001A motor. The S2000 will run the electric motor at its highest capacity of 144 … Read more
Speedhunters has a great post showing off a bunch of engine swaps at the NA Nationals, such as a twin turbo Lexus powered Mercedes and a 2JZ powered RX7.
Here we have a chap with a TVR Cerbera with a LS 416 stroked motor putting out 513 horsepower and 510 ft.-lbs. torque. Source: LS1tech
Chevrolet decided the Matiz should be a gas efficient, small, light, grass growing accelerating automobile. To reach those goals Chevy stuck a 1.0L in-line 3 cylinder producing around 65 horsepower. But in July of 2007 Fourdin Auto Sport did what any respectable auto enthusiast would have done to boost the power, shoehorn a 550 horsepower … Read more