V8 Swap Overview Article

HotRod.com has a good 9 page overview of swapping a Chevy, Ford, or Chrysler engine into older cars. This is in no way a step-by-step guide but it offers a good overview and tips for someone thinking of swapping an engine into another car. It also goes into giving suggestions as to which older cars … Read more

Wheel Weights

Have you ever wondered how much your wheel weighs? Do you know why weight matters? GTI-VR6 offers the weight of both stock and aftermarket wheels. The great thing about finding the weight of stock wheels is because some are light and you can find them decently cheap by comparison to aftermarket wheels.

Aston Martin V12 Engine in 2005 Mustang

I ran across this awesome 2005 Mustang being powered by a Aston Martin Vanquish V12 stroked to 6.1L. The engine has been upgraded with better rods, pistons, crank rework, and valve rework. You can tell the amount of care going into this project by taking one look at the long tube headers. Even the dual … Read more

Top Secret Supra with a Twin-Turbo V12

Top Secret Toyota Supra with a twin-turbo 1GZ-FE V12

Top Secret took home Best of Show honors from the 2007 Tokyo Auto Salon with their crazy Toyota Supra with a twin-turbo 5.0 L 1GZ-FE V12. You can tell from the video that the engine swap did not leave much room for the radiator which was placed in the back. Currently the boost has been … Read more

BMW 535si LH6 Engine Swap Video

GeezersGarage has been uploading some great videos to youtube showing his LH6 (vortec) engine from a 2005 GMC Envoy into a 1987 BMW 535is. This engine has Active Fuel Management (formerly known as Displacement on Demand) which can shut down half the cylinders to improve fuel economy. I will continue to update this with newer … Read more