Renault Clio with a Subaru AWD Powertrain

Renault Clio with a Subaru turbo flat-four and AWD drivetrain

Neil Gould spent eight years daily driving his Renault Clio before converting it into a hill climb race car in 2011. He calls the project Subareno Cliopreza Rs172 Type R because under the modified chassis sits a Subaru AWD powertrain. The engine is a built turbocharged 2.35 L flat-four that makes 496 horsepower and 518 … Read more

1970 Beetle with a 2.0 L Inline-Four

1970 VW Beetle with a 2.0 L ABA inline-four

Mike Speelmon enjoys time spent in his garage working on his 1970 Volkswagen Beetle. The Beetle is powered by a 2.0 L 8v ABA inline-four connected to the factory transmission. Mike’s original plan was to turbocharge the engine but he decided to keep it naturally aspirated. He expects the engine to make 115-120 horsepower and … Read more

Nissan 240SX with a K24 – Part 14

Speed Academy Nissan 240SX with a K24 inline-four

Speed Academy released another episode on their Nissan 240SX S14 project. The goal is install a 2.4 L K24 inline-four with a BMW ZF five-speed manual transmission. In this episode the team installs a SR20 radiator and coolant piping. Source: Speed Academy

BMW E46 with an AMG V8

BMW E46 with a Mercedes M156 V8

This BMW E46 coupe was built for Polish drifter Adam ZajÄ…czek by An-Car in Koszalin, Poland. Under the hood sits a 6.2 L M156 V8 from a Mercedes S63 AMG. The engine makes 492 horsepower and 641 Nm (472 lb-ft) of torque to the rear wheels through a Winters Performance quick-change rear end running on … Read more

Nissan R32 with a Twin-Turbo LS1 V8 – Part 9

Nissan R32 with a Twin-Turbo LS1 V8

The Skid Factory is back with the final episode on their 1993 Nissan R32 Skyline project. The team recently finished installing the twin-turbo LS1 V8 and now its time for a tune. In this episode they install 5-pound wastegate springs and 95-pound injectors before putting it on the dyno where it made 438 horsepower to … Read more

1967 Dodge Dart with a Supercharged 6.2 L HEMI V8

1967 Dodge Dart with a Supercharged 6.2 L HEMI V8

This 1967 Dodge Dart was built for Don Miller by Dominator Street Rods in Tracy, California. The Dart was powered by a carbureted 512 ci V8 however Dominator Street Rods replaced it with a 6.2 L Hellcat V8. Later the factory supercharger was swapped to a Magnuson Vengeance TVS2650 supercharger. There is no word on … Read more