BMW 2002 with a S62 V8

1972 BMW 2002 with a S62 V8

This 1972 BMW 2002 was built by Phil Dixon at Xceed Motorsports in Michigan. Phil’s original plan was to run a Honda S2000 inline-four however he changed his mind and kept it all BMW. Under the hood sits a 4.9 L S62B50 V8 from a 2001 E39 M5. The engine makes 394 horsepower at 6,600 … Read more

BMW E46 M3 with a V10

BMW E46 M3 with a S85 V10

Driftworks owner Phil Morrison spent two years and £55,000+ on his daily driven 2001 BMW E46 M3 to swap in a S85 V10. At the time it was the most expensive and difficult engine swap they had attempted. The Pectel ECU and Cosworth Motorsports engine harness alone cost £15,000. The 5.0 L V10 taken from … Read more

BMW E46 with a Turbo 1UZ V8

BMW E46 with a Turbo 1UZ V8

Two years ago we shared a BMW E36 drift project built by FUBAR Racing in Denmark. Unfortunately they scrapped the car because of cracks in the chassis near the rear subframe. A clean 2004 E46 was purchased to serve as the foundation for the new project. Søren Heyer and his team at FUBAR Racing are … Read more

BMW E36 with a M73 V12

1992 BMW E36 with a M73 V12

Arturs Miskinis may speak three languages but on the track his 1992 BMW E36 speaks only one. The 27-year-old from Riga, Latvia competes under the Falken Motorsport flag in NEZ Drift and Latvian Drift Cup. Under the hood sits a 5.4 L M73B54 V12 from a BMW E38 7 Series running Bosch coil packs and … Read more

BMW 320 E30 with an Indy V8

Team Edlinger BMW 320i with a 3.5 L IRL GM V8

Team Edlinger built this unique BMW 320 race car for hill climb events. The car rockets up mountains thanks to GM 3.5 L V8 from Indy Racing League that produces 570 horsepower at 11,300 rpm. Enjoy the sounds this engine makes and for more details, photos, and videos please visit our previous article. Source: HillClimb … Read more

For Sale: BMW E30 with a LS1 V8

1985 BMW E30 with a LS1 V8

This 1985 BMW 318i is for sale on eBay in Cary, North Carolina. The factory inline-four and five-speed manual were swapped for a 5.7 L LS1 V8 and T56 six-speed manual transmission from a 2001 Camaro SS. The engine is installed using a Sikky swap kit which includes their 1-7/8 inch long tube headers, solid … Read more