Porsche 911 with a Turbo K20 Update 2

Porsche 911 with a turbo K20

In our previous article owner Scott Girondo was still working on his very unique Porsche 930. Since then the project is complete and made its debut at Turn14 Distribution’s Open House & Car Show which was captured by Speed Academy. This project started when Scott purchased the car with wider Turbo fenders and a LSx … Read more

Custom Porsche 911 with a Ford V8

Porsche 911 hot rod with a Ford V8

Alexandre Danton builds custom hot rods under his company name Danton Arts Kustoms in Vanosc, France. Looking through his designs you see he doesn’t mind breaking convention. So it should come as little shock that his next project involving a Porsche 911 would not be a typical restoration. He started with a 964 shell that … Read more

Porsche 911 with an Electric Motor

1979 Porsche 911 with an Electric Motor

James Cooke stopped by Electric Classic Cars to talk with Richard Morgan about their recently completed 1979 Porsche 911. The 911’s flat-six was replaced with a HPEVS Dual AC-34 elecric motor which produces 125 horsepower and 213 lb-ft of torque. The car has a 200+ mile range thanks to a 54 kWh battery pack from … Read more

Porsche 997 with a Twin-Turbo GT3 Engine

Porsche 997 with a twin-turbo GT3 flat-six

This 2007 Porsche 997 Turbo called “Project Swan” was built by BBI Autosport in Huntington Beach, California for a customer who wanted a street legal GT2 race car. BBI accomplished this by installing a high revving 3.8 L flat-six from a GT3. The engine was rebuilt with a lower compression and internals capable of handling … Read more

Electric Porsche 911

1973 Porsche 911 with a dual AC electric motor

This 1973 Porsche 911 Targa was converted to run off electricity by Zelectric Motors in San Diego, California. The factory air-cooled flat-six was removed and placed in storage to make room for a new dual AC-34 electric motor. The motor produces 150 horsepower and 214 lb-ft of torque which should be good for 150 mph. … Read more

Porsche 911 with a Turbo K20 Update

Porsche 911 with a turbo Honda K20 inline-four

Hoonigan Racing teased us about a Porsche 911 receiving a Honda K20 over a year ago. Now it seems the project has resurfaced and seems pretty much complete. The owner Scotty G was interviewed by Because Daddy and explained the car features a fully built 2.0 L K20A2 inline-four. The motor features 10.5:1 compression, stage … Read more