Jay Leno Drives an Upgraded Porsche 356C

Anand Rajani's Porsche 356C with a 2.1 L engine at Jay Leno's Garage

Jay Leno invited Anand Rajani to his garage to show off his 1964 Porsche 356C. Anand fell in love with the 356 since he first saw one and after purchasing one for himself realized the power didn’t quite match the looks. So he put the original engine into storage while replacing it with an upgraded … Read more

Porsche 356 With An Audi V8 Update

Our friend Grant sent us an update on his 1958 Porsche 356. You can view our previous articles here and here. Grant was working on it in Hong Kong but his job got in the way and after a two year break the car was shipped back to Schwartz Performance to complete the project. To … Read more

Porsche 356 With A Volvo Motor

It might be a replica but this Porsche 356 coming out of Sweden is an amazing project. Staffan Linden is the builder and just happens to be an engineer, which comes in handy when you want to build a car completely from scratch. Staffan did not use a kit of any kind. He designed and … Read more

Audi V8 in 1958 Porsche 356 Update

A Facebook friend pointed us to some updated photos of this build. As you can see the engine is sitting in the back nicely. I am very excited to see this project done but I sure hope they choose a different seat.

Mid-engine Audi V8 in 1958 Porsche 356

A Pro-touring member has decided his next project will be figuring out how to stuff a 360 horsepower V8 from an Audi S5 in the back of a 1958 Porsche 356. A swap such as this has a new sense of relevance now that VW just recently purchased Porsche. Current plans are to run stock … Read more