Building a BMW E46 Dragster with a Twin-Turbo M50 Inline-Six

BMW E46 with a twin-turbo M50 inline-six

K64 BMW Garage & Performance is a company in Poland specializing in BMW tuning, fabrication, and engine building. Over the summer they started building a custom dragster using a BMW E46 coupe shell and a BMW M50 inline-six that sits behind the shock towers. The engine features a M52B28 crank and a compound twin-turbo system … Read more

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BMW E46 with a Turbo 2JZ Inline-Six

BMW 330ci E46 with a turbo 2JZ inline-six

Adam Harych spent a lot of time and effort in his garage in Poland transforming his BMW 330Ci. Adam upgraded several parts of the car before replacing the built M54 inline-six for a 3.0 L 2JZ-GTE VVTi inline-six. The new engine features Brian Crower crank, 264/264 camshaft, and valves, CP pistons, King Racing rods, 980 … Read more

1999 BMW 323i with a Turbo 2JZ

1999 BMW E46 323i with a turbo 2JZ inline-six

The theory is simple, swap a bulletproof powertrain into a cheap RWD chassis and go fast. However it’s never that simple in practice and requires a lot of work. Francisco was up for the challenge when he started in 2014 transforming his 1999 BMW 323i. Under the hood sits a turbocharged 2JZ inline-six rebuilt with … Read more

For Sale: 2003 BMW 330i with a LS3

2003 BMW 330i with a LS3 V8

This 2003 BMW 330i E46 is for sale on Bring a Trailer in San Diego, California (Arizona title) with a current bid of $20,000. The previous owner had a 6.2 L LS3 V8 installed that makes 459 horsepower and 453 lb-ft of torque. The drivetrain consists of a T56 six-speed manual from a 2002 Camaro … Read more

BMW E46 with a Yanmar Turbo Diesel Inline-Six

BMW E46 330d with a Yanmar 6LP-STE turbo diesel inline-six

This BMW E46 330d built by owner Markus Lindberg was spotted at Gatebil 2018. Markus replaced the factory 2.0 L M47 diesel inline-four with a 254 ci (4.16 L) Yanmar 6LP-STE turbo diesel inline-six. These engines are based on a Toyota 1HD-FT turbo diesel inline-six and feature SOHC, 24-valves, and direct injection. Markus’ engine produces … Read more

BMW E46 M3 with a Turbo 2JZ

BMW E46 with a turbo 2JZ inline-six

Duarte Viana transformed a 2004 BMW E46 shell into a drift machine. Under the hood sits a built 3.0 L 2JZ inline-six that makes 650 horsepower on 24 psi of boost. The drivetrain consists of a G-Forcce GSR four-speed transmission with a ACT triple disk clutch connected to a Winters quick-change rear end. Source: Drift … Read more