Four-rotor Powered Jet Boat is Coming Back

Race Jet Boat with a turbo 26B four-rotor

The first article we wrote about Peter and Gary Huijs’ turbocharged four-rotor powered jet boat was back in June 2014. After racing the boat in New Zealand it was sidelined for a while. Team Huijs Racing just announced they are bringing the boat back. The boat was powered by a custom 2.6 L 26B four-rotor … Read more

Dodge Ram with a Twin-turbo LSx

Dodge Ram truck with a twin-turbo 6.0 L LSx V8

This third generation Dodge Ram is sure to cause strong opinions. Although it came from the factory with a 4.7 L Magnum V8 it’s now powered by a Chevy motor. The owner originally started with a twin-turbo 6.0 L LQ4 from a junkyard but eventually it blew. After that they went with a built 6.0 … Read more

Build Video of Cummins Powered RX-8

Mazda RX-8 with a Cummins 6BT inline-six diesel

Bodge Rides Garage has put together a great build video for the Cummins powered Mazda RX-8. In it they talk to the builder Comhghan Locke about how the project came to be and show the progress of the build. Watch as the team puts a lot of hard work and fun into getting that huge … Read more

Acura RSX with a Turbo LS4 V8

Acura RSX with a turbocharged LS4 V8

Ryan Standke is building a very unique and powerful 2002 Acura RSX. Under the hood he has managed to stuff a 5.3 L LS4 V8 and large Garrett turbocharger. The engine will start on a conservative 10 psi of boost which should produce between 500-600 horsepower. To handle this level of power (and probably more) … Read more

Drift Barracuda Gets a HEMI V8

Tony Angelo 1972 Barracuda with a 6.4 L HEMI V8

Tony Angelo from Hot Rod Garage just released the next build video for his “FishTail” 1972 Plymouth Barracuda project. In this episode Tony and Lucky install a Mopar Performance 6.4 L HEMI crate V8 and a T-56 Magnum six-speed manual transmission. Source: TangeloDrift FB page and Hot Rod Garage

K-Swift Test Drive and Accident

Suzuki Swift with a Honda 2.0 L K20

Dave from Speed Academy took Kevin Stittle’s Suzuki Swift out for a test drive at Toronto Motorsports Park. If you are unfamiliar with this project it is powered by a 2.0 L Honda K20 inline-four and has a lot of carbon fiber parts. While the test drive was exciting and fast the little racer suffered … Read more