Project Binky Episode 7

The project involving swapping a Toyota Celica GT-Four into a Mini continues with episode seven. In this episode we find the team finishing the chassis mods and installing electric windows and locks. Source: Bad Obsession Motorsports Advertisements

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Mini Cooper with a Porsche 944 Powertrain

This Mini Cooper was built by Tachyon Performance in Louisville, Kentucky. They built the Mini on a tube chassis with a complete Porsche 944 powertrain. If the engine is stock, then output is anywhere from 217-250 horsepower. However if the engine and/or turbo was upgraded, there is no telling how much power this little thing … Read more

Project Binky Episode 6

The project involving swapping a Toyota Celica GT-Four into a Mini continues with episode six. This episode continues with internal and external metal work. Source: Bad Obsession Motorsports

LS2 Powered Mini Cooper

Here is another project where it’s hard to call it a swap but rather a car body was grafted around the engine and driver. Video below shows a Mini Cooper with a 6.0L LS2 engine putting down a good pass at the dragstrip. I tried to find more about this build but had no luck. … Read more

Project Binky Episode 5

Bad Obsession Motorsport has posted episode five on their Project Binky, an Austin Mini with a turbocharged AWD drivetrain. In this video they build the firewall and start on the rear end.