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

Mercedes 190E with a Judd V8

Mercedes 190E with a Judd V8

Team Meisel Motorsport competes in European hill climb with their Judd V8 powered Mercedes SLK340. However before the SLK340 they competed in their famous Mercedes 190 RM1 V8. The W201 was powered by a 3.5 L Judd V8 from a 1990 Brabham F1 race car connected to a Hewland six-speed sequential transmission. The 90-degree V8 … Read more

Mercedes 190E with a Supercharged Inline-Four

Mercedes 190E with a supercharged M111 inline-four

What should you do if your Mercedes 190E (W201) still looks good but the inline-four is getting long in the tooth? Tuning Kingz Shop in Poland solved that problem by using an engine from a Mercedes 230 Kompressor (W202). They replaced the 190E’s tired 1.8 L M102 inline-four that made 107 horsepower with the supercharged … Read more