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

For Sale: 1991 BMW E30 with a S52 Inline-Six

1991 BMW E30 with a S52 Inline-Six

This 1991 BMW E30 325is (VIN# WBAAA1310MEC69944) is for sale on eBay in Los Angeles, California. The factory powertrain was replaced with one from a BMW M3 E36. This includes the 3.2 L S52B32 inline-six, five-speed manual transmission and LSD rear end. The current owner installed a new exhaust system and needed parts for California … Read more

BMW E30 with a Turbo 4G63 Inline-Four

BMW E30 with a Turbo 4G63 Inline-Four

This BMW E30 was built by Ivanov Racing Works in Alicante, Spain for Spanish drifter Santiago Plasencia. The car was powered by a 3.5 L M30 inline-six however Santiago wanted to swap that for a turbocharged 2.0 L 4G63 inline-four from a Mitsubishi Evo 9. Behind the engine sits a manual transmission from a Toyota … Read more

BMW E30 with a SR20DET – Part 1

BMW E30 with a SR20DET

MotoIQ is started a new multi-part series detailing how to swap a SR20 into a BMW E30. The project started when they picked up an E30 with an automatic transmission and leaky water pump for $1,400. The 2.0 L SR20DET inline-four they will be swapping currently runs CP pistons, stock rods, ACL main and rod … Read more

For Sale: 1991 BMW E30 with a Supercharged S52

1991 BMW 325i with a Supercharged S52 inline-six

This 1991 BMW 325i is for sale on eBay located in Athol, Idaho. In March 2016 the factory engine as replaced with a 3.1 L S52B32 inline-six and Active Autowerke C38 supercharger. Together they produce 375 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque to the wheels. The transmission is a ZF S5D 320 five-speed manual with … Read more