Mercedes SLK with a Judd V8 Update

Mercedes-Judd SLK340 with a 3.4 L Judd DB V8

Reto Meisel brought his Mercedes-Judd SLK340 built by Meisel Motorsport with a new livery to Rampa da Falperra in Braga, Portugal. The car did great thanks to Reto’s skill and its 3.4 L Judd DB V8 from a LMP2 that makes 610 horsepower and 430 Nm (317 lb-ft) of torque. Enjoy the amazing V8 sounds … Read more

Frankenbenz Update

Mercedes 190E on a C63 AMG chassis

We first shared Piper Motorsport‘s amazing Frankenbenz project in 2015. The project’s lofty goal was wrap a Mercedes 190E body around a C63 AMG chassis. Thus giving the classic sedan AMG’s amazing 6.2 L M156 V8, SpeedShift seven-speed transmission, suspension, brakes, and electronics. The company recently installed a supercharger, finished body/paint and is working on … Read more

1994 Mercedes Wagon with a Turbo LSx – Part 13

1994 Mercedes W124 E320 with a turbo LSx V8

Deboss Garage continues working on the 1994 Mercedes W124 E320 wagon project. The goal of the project is to replace the 3.2 L M104.99x inline-six with a turbo LSx V8 and produce enough power to make an 11-second quarter-mile pass. In this episode Rich explains why installing the engine takes so much time and then … Read more

Mercedes SLK with a Judd V8

Mercedes-Judd SLK340 with a 3.4 L Judd DB V8

This special race car called the Mercedes-Judd SLK340 was built by Reto Meisel and his team at Meisel Motorsport with help from Mercedes tuning house Carlsson Germany. The car’s engine is a 3.4 L Judd DB V8 from a LMP2 that makes 610 horsepower and 430 Nm (317 lb-ft) of torque. The video below shows … Read more

1994 Mercedes Wagon with a Turbo LSx – Part 12

Deboss Garage 1994 Mercedes W124 E320 with a turbo LSx V8

Deboss Garage continues working on their 1994 Mercedes W124 E320 wagon project. If you are unfamiliar with the project the owner wanted the 3.2 L M104.99x inline-six replaced with a turbo LSx V8 and produce enough power to make an 11-second pass. In this episode the team finishes building the V8 engine. Source: Deboss Garage