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

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

BMW E30 with a 1UZ V8

BMW E30 with a 1UZ V8

This BMW E30 was transformed into a M3 DTM replica and demo car for PromoMoto in Poland. Under the hood sits a 4.0 L 1UZ V8 built by Tomson Motorsport in Falenty, Poland. The engine features custom individual throttle bodies, custom camshafts, forged internals, and ported heads. It produces 398 horsepower and 418 Nm (308 … Read more

BMW E30 with a S65 V8 – Part 5

Driftworks BMW E30 with a S65 V8

Driftworks is back with another video on Phil Morrison’s BMW E30 M3 project. The team is turning the E30 into a race car for the track with a 4.0 L S65 V8 from a E90 M3 connected to a DCT transmission. In part five the team modifies the trunk lid and works on the fuel … Read more

BMW E30 with a S65 V8 – Part 4

Driftworks BMW E30 with a S65 V8

Driftworks is back with another video on Phil Morrison’s BMW E30 M3 project. The E30 will be powered by a 4.0 L S65 V8 from a E90 M3 connected to a DCT transmission. In part 4 the team sets the HSD coilover suspension. You can also watch part 5 and part 6 now. Source: Driftworks

BMW E30 with a S65 V8 – Part 3

Driftworks BMW E30 with a S65 V8

Driftworks is back with another video on Phil Morrison’s BMW E30 M3 project. The E30 will be powered by a 4.0 L S65 V8 from a E90 M3 connected to a DCT transmission. In part 3 the team installs the V8, steering rack, and discusses the suspension. You can also watch part 4 and part … Read more