Time Attack Opel GT with a 1500 hp Turbo Inline-Four

Time Attack Opel GT with a Turbo Thor Inline-Four

Elmer Racing in Kirkkonummi, Finland are building an Opel GT called “ER8” to compete in World Time Attack Challenge. The race car will feature a circuit racing version of their Thor billet 4.0 L inline-four and custom turbocharger making around 1,500 horsepower. The team will use their custom X-EMS One system to control the engine, … Read more

Opel GT with a Turbo 2JZ

Opel GT with a Turbo 2JZ inline-six

Polish drifter PaweĊ‚ Trela has continued to upgrade his Opel GT along with its appearance since 2013. Under the hood sits a 3.0 L 2JZ inline-six that produces 631-887 hp (640-900 KM) and 575-774 lb-ft (780-1050 Nm) thanks to a Garrett GTX3582R turbocharger, 1600 cc injectors, EMU ECU, and nitrous system. Behind the engine is … Read more

1970 Opel GT with a LSx

1970 Opel GT with a 6.0 L LSx

This 1970 Opel GT which is owned by Brandon Sutton was filmed at 2016 Goodguys Nashville Nationals competing in the autocross course. The film says the car runs a 6.0 L LSx V8 which means it is probably running a LS2 or iron-block LQ4/LQ9. From the video you can see the engine has been setup … Read more