BMW E30 Wagon with a Supercharged M62 V8

BMW E30 Wagon with a Supercharged M62 V8

This BMW E30 318i Touring started life with a 1.8 L M40 inline-four and automatic transmission. The current owner spent five years improving the car’s performance and handling. He began by replacing the factory engine and transmission with a 4.4 L M62 V8 and six-speed manual transmission from a BMW E39 540i. The engine was … Read more

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1986 BMW 635CSi with a Turbo 2JZ

1986 BMW 635CSi with a turbo 2JZ inline-six

The Skid Factory is back with another vehicle build showcase. This time Al shows off a 1986 BMW 635CSi (E24) built for a customer that has owned it since it was brand new. The customer wanted to replace the factory 3.4 L M30 inline-six and Getrag five-speed manual with a turbocharged 2JZ-GTE VVTi inline-six and … Read more

BMW E30 with a 1306 hp Turbo 2JZ

BMW E30 M3 with a turbo 2JZ inline-six

Vidar Jødahl has driven his 1989 BMW E30 M3 on everything from a frozen Norwegian lake to the Nürburgring and now turned his talents to hill climb racing. The E30 is powered by a turbocharged 2JZ inline-six that makes 1,305 horsepower and 1,163 lb-ft on 43 psi of boost from a Garrett GTX4294R turbocharger. Power … Read more

For Sale: 2003 BMW 330i with a LS3

2003 BMW 330i with a LS3 V8

This 2003 BMW 330i E46 is for sale on Bring a Trailer in San Diego, California (Arizona title) with a current bid of $20,000. The previous owner had a 6.2 L LS3 V8 installed that makes 459 horsepower and 453 lb-ft of torque. The drivetrain consists of a T56 six-speed manual from a 2002 Camaro … Read more

BMW E30 with a Turbo 2JZ

BMW E30 with a turbo 2JZ inline-six

This BMW E30 came to Ultimate Street Car 2018 at Santa Pod Raceway to drag race. Unfortunate we don’t have many details besides under the hood sits a powerful turbocharged 2JZ inline-six. The car best recorded quarter-mile was a 11.47 sec at 135 mph with a passenger. We guess the engine is making at least … Read more