Mercedes SLK with a Judd V8 Update

Mercedes-Judd SLK340 with a 3.4 L Judd DB V8

Reto Meisel brought his Mercedes-Judd SLK340 built by Meisel Motorsport with a new livery to Rampa da Falperra in Braga, Portugal. The car did great thanks to Reto’s skill and its 3.4 L Judd DB V8 from a LMP2 that makes 610 horsepower and 430 Nm (317 lb-ft) of torque. Enjoy the amazing V8 sounds … Read more

Datsun 260Z with a LS3 V8

1974 Datsun 260Z with a LS3 V8

This 1974 Datsun 260Z was built to drift by Alex Grimm. The 260Z was previously powered by a 13B-REW that made 280 horsepower connected to a R15M-D transmission from a RX-7 FD. However he swapped the rotary for a 6.2 L LS3 V8 that makes 500 horsepower and 485 lb-ft of torque. The transmission was … Read more

Mitsubishi Mirage R5 with a Turbo 4G63 Inline-Four

Mitsubishi Mirage R5 with a Turbo 4G63 Inline-Four

Stefan Wiedenhofer competes in hillclimb racing with his R5 spec Mitsubishi Mirage. Under the hood sits a turbocharged 2.2 L 4G63 inline-four that makes 750 horsepower and 720 Nm of torque on a MoTeC M800 ECU tuned by Gabat. The power goes to all four wheels through a Drenth five-speed sequential transmission. The Mirage rides … Read more

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10 Update 7

1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10

B is for Build continues working on the 1973 Datsun 240Z project. The goal of the project was to restore the 240Z and install 5.0 L S85 V10 and SMG transmission from a 2007 BMW M5. In the episodes below Chris installs the front suspension, body, and test fits the V10. Source: B is for … Read more

AWD 1968 Camaro Goes 7.743

1968 Camaro with a twin-turbo V8 and AWD drivetrain

Marcin Blauth and his 1968 Camaro made the trip from Poland to England to participate in Doorslammers at Santa Pod Raceway. While there Marcin drove the Camaro to a new personal best of 7.7439 sec at 177.81 mph. The Camaro is powered by a twin-turbo Chevy V8 with an automatic transmission and Typhoon AWD drivetrain … Read more

Project Binky Episode 17

Project Binky Mini with a Celica AWD swap episode 17

Bad Obsession Motorsport is back with another episode on their Project Binky. It has been seven months since we last saw the team working on the modified Mini with a Toyota Celica GT-Four powertrain. In this episode they finished the HVAC system. Source: Bad Obsession Motorsport