1973 Datsun 240Z with a BMW V10 Update 9

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 test fits and mounts the body, designs the roll cage, works on driveshaft alignment, … Read more

Nissan 300ZX with Twin-Turbo LS3

1991 Nissan 300ZX with Twin-Turbo LS3 V8

For the past two years this 1991 300ZX TT was transformed into a monster with four-digit power. After the 3.0 L VG30DETT V6 went bad, the owner decided to go in a different direction. They built and installed a 6.2 L LS3 V8 using a LOJ Innovations swap kit. The engine features a bored and … Read more

RX-3 with a Turbo 20B Triple-Rotor

Mazda RX-3 with a Turbo 20B Triple-Rotor

Jason Calleja’s Mazda RX-3 was powered by a turbo 13B two-rotor connected to a Supra five-speed manual transmission. However he recently realized a dream when he installed a 20B into the sedan. The bridgeport triple-rotor was built by Promaz and features a Garrett GTX42 turbocharger and MicroTech LT16c ECU. The engine makes 565 horsepower on … Read more

Kia Pregio Van with a LSx V12

Kia Pregio Van with a LSx V12

Matt and Shane Corish are two brothers from Australian who build LSx-Based V12s at their company V12LS. Recently the two decided to up the crazy and install one of their engines into their Kia Pregio shop van. Out went the factory inline-four and in went a 9.5 L iron-block V12 that makes 600+ horsepower and … Read more

For Sale: 1998 Tahoe 4WD with a Supercharged LS9 V8

1998 Tahoe with a Supercharged LS9 V8

This 1998 Chevrolet Tahoe is being auctioned on Bring a Trailer in Issaquah, Washington with a current bid of $21,000. The factory 5.7 L Vortec V8 was replaced by a supercharged 6.2 L LS9 V8 crate engine at Titus Will Chevrolet of Olympia, Washington in 2012-2013. That bumped the Tahoe’s power from 255 horsepower and … Read more