BMW E36 with a LS1 V8

BMW E36 with a LS1 V8

Raffaele “Bulldozer” Rusca competes in Time Attack and drifting events with his BMW E36 M3 built by Team Rusca Power Racing in Switzerland. Popping out of the hood is an air filter atop a carbureted LS1 V8 that makes 600 horsepower. Enjoy as Raffaele takes the E36 around the track at Varano Rally Krono in … Read more

AWD BMW E36 with a Turbo M54 Inline-Six

AWD BMW E36 with a Turbo M54 Inline-Six

This BMW E36 was built by a group of talented mechanics and fabricators for Swedish Time Attack Championship (STAC) in the R-Tire class. The team chose to power the race car with a 3.0 L M54B30 inline-six that makes 700-800 horsepower thanks to a Precision 6766 turbocharger. The engine features CP forged pistons, PPF forged … Read more

BMW M3 E36 with a Coyote V8

BMW M3 E36 with a Coyote V8

This BMW M3 E36 was built by Tarmac Offensive Motorsports in Lake in the Hills, Illinois. The factory inline-six is long gone and replaced with a Ford 5.0 L Coyote V8 that made 430 horsepower to the rear wheels thanks to ARP hardware, ACL trimetal race bearings, and custom tune. Behind the engine sits a … 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 E36 M3 with a S62 V8

BMW E36 M3 with a S62 V8

This 1998 BMW E36 M3 was built by MGarage Motorsport in Poland. The car came from the factory with a 3.2 L S50B32 inline-six but was replaced with a S62B50 V8 from a 2002 BMW E39 M5. The 5.0 L engine produces around 394 horsepower being fed from a Bosch 044 pump from a 80 … Read more