Tesla Powered Audi S5

Audi S5 with a Tesla Model S P85 electric motor

POLYKUP is a company in Bergen County, New Jersey specializing in converting vehicles to electric. They recently converted this Audi S5 to electric using Tesla parts in six months. The car came from the factory powered by a 3.0 L TFSI V6 however it now features a Model S P85’s motor, inverter, and battery modules. … Read more

2Sexy Gets a New Engine – Part 1

Mitsubishi Lancer with a 4G69 inline-four

Marty and his Mitsubishi Lancer called “2Sexy” is back. The car has been in storage since they blew the engine while racing. Now the plan is to swap the turbocharged 1.5 L 4G15 inline-four for a 2.4 L 4G69 inline-four. In first video they explain how Al hurt his hand and pull the broken engine … Read more

Datsun 510 with a Turbo 4G63

Datsun 510 with a Turbo 4G63 inline-four

Jeffrey Ball purchased a 1972 Datsun 510 sedan roller in 2005 and shortly after started transforming it into his dream car. After sending the factory engine back to the previous owner, he installed a 2nd generation 2.0 L 4G63 inline-four with 1st generation head and Evo 9 pistons and rods. The engine runs a Slowboy … Read more

Supercharged Porsche 400 ci V8 Makes 897 hp on Dyno

928 Motorsports Porsche 928 400 ci V8

Carl Fausett and his company 928 Motorsports in Horicon, Wisconsin specialize in Porsche 928 parts and engines. The company also races their own special Porsche 928 race car. Under the hood sits a 6.57 L (400 ci) V8 the company developed over several years. It features a dry ductile-iron cylinder lined block (4.125-inch bore), custom … Read more

Mazda MX-5 with a LFX V6 – Part 3

1991 Mazda MX-5 with a LFX V6

One Lap Heroes is back with another update on Konstantinos Sidiras’ 1991 Mazda MX-5 project. In the previous video we finally got to hear the 3.6 L LFX V6 and see the Miata drive. Unfortunately issues with the clutch ended the test drive early. In this video Konstantinos drives the MX-5 around the track after … Read more