Tag: Engine Swaps

Widebody BMW E30 3-Series With A Supercharged Lexus V8 Sounds Like An Interesting Mix

If you’re a BMW purist, this E30 3-Series could be your worst nightmare. However, if you appreciate any car that has been heavily modified, it is hard not to be blown away by this 3-Series. The car resides in South Africa and was created by a shop called Ace Customs. Extensive work has been done […]

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This Carbon Fiber-Bodied Lotus Exige Has A Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG V8 Engine

The Lotus Elise and Exige have been used as the basis for the original Hennessey Venom GT and, more recently, the Radford Type 62-2. Down in South Africa, there is one particularly impressive Exige that was recently featured in a video from Cars.co.za. This particular Exige has been custom-built by an enthusiast and while it […]

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Kevin Hart’s Twin-Turbo 1969 Chevy Camaro Is Known As ‘Bad News’

Kevin Hart is a big fan of classic American muscle cars, as we recently discovered in his new Motor Trend series. He has a seriously impressive collection of cars and AutotopiaLA recently had the opportunity to drive one of them. This particular 1969 Chevrolet Camaro was first modified roughly 10 years ago before it was […]

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Widebody Trans Am With 808 HP Pits Itself Against A 600 HP BMW E36 Time Attack Car

Hoonigan’s ‘This vs. That’ drag racing series routinely pits some of the quickest cars on four wheels against each other and in this latest clip, brought together a Plymouth Trans Am and a BMW E36 3-Series. However, both have been heavily tuned. The owner of the 1970 Trans Am featured has gone to town overhauling […]

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Classic Jag Gets Toyota 2JZ Transplant In this Stunning Retropower Fusion Of Old And New

We’ve seen Toyota’s legendary 2JZ straight-six stuffed into all kinds of cars over the years, but rarely with the kind of care that’s gone into this classic Jaguar restomod build. Called Project Utah, it started life as a 1966 Mk2 Jaguar sedan, the Utah name a reference to Jag’s original prototype code word for the […]

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This Toyota Hilux With An AMG 6.2L V8 Is What The Mercedes X-Class Should Have Been

When Mercedes released their X-Class pickup truck, many were left hoping that it would get a bit of extra grunt in the form of some help from AMG, but that day never came. Enter this Toyota Hilux built by Quentin Boylan, which features AMG’s 6.2-liter V8 shoehorned under its hood. When Boylan saw the X-Class, like […]

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Is This Turbo’d Honda S2000-Powered BMW 2002 Super Cool Or Sacrilege?

The BMW 2002 is one of the German automaker’s most coveted vehicles, but what if its stock capabilities aren’t enough for you? One 2002 owner swapped a turbocharged Honda F-Series motor into it. The car is for sale, but are its newfound upgrades enough to justify what some might consider a sacrilegious engine swap? The […]

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