VW Beetle Body on a Porsche Boxster Chassis

VW Beetle on a Porsche Boxster Chassis

Flat Specialities in BrĂ©hal, France specializes in restoring Volkswagen and Porsche vehicles. The company is not afraid of combining the two. They are in the middle of the project that involves installing a Beetle body over Porsche Boxster underpinnings. The Boxster is a first generation model with a 2.5 L flat-six that makes 201 horsepower. … Read more

Building a Porsche Boxster with an Audi V8

Porsche Boxster with an Audi ABZ V8

A gentleman from the UK is converting this Porsche Boxster to run off Audi power. The engine bay no longer holds a flat-six but instead holds a 4.2 L ABZ V8 engine from an Audi A8. The engine along with factory Porsche five-speed transaxle was installed using a custom cradle that retains the factory mounting … Read more

Audi V8 Powered Porsche Boxster

2000 Porsche Boxster with a 4.2 L Audi ABZ V8

Speed Academy stopped by UMS Tuning to view a 2000 Porsche Boxster S that was built by Precision Chassis Works in Gilbert, Arizona. The Boxster had previously been powered by a Subaru engine but switched to an Audi V8 to meet racing performance requirements and run off pump fuel. If you are interested in more … Read more

Porsche Boxster with an Audi V8

2000 Porsche Boxster with a 4.2 L Audi ABZ V8

This 2000 Porsche Boxster S was built by Precision Chassis Works in Gilbert, Arizona for the owner the company as a test platform and personal race car. It was originally purchased with a bad engine but no collision damage. Besides competing in NASA’s ST1 class it was used to develop and test a Subaru adapter … Read more

Frankenstein Porsche With A Twin-turbo V8

This Porsche was born a 1998 986 Boxster but since has transformed into a Nordic racing monster. The story begins in 2010 when Swedish builder Robin Jonasson from Elite Projects first started modifying the Boxster. Then in 2012 Finn Arne Sivertsen purchased the car after falling in love with its racing potential. Finn has taken … Read more