For Sale: Plymouth Reliant Wagon with a Turbo I4

1987 Plymouth Reliant wagon with a LeBaron GTS turbo powertrain

This 1987 Plymouth Reliant wagon is for sale in Los Angles with an asking price of $5,500. The factory 2.5 L inline-four which produced 85 horsepower was replaced with a turbocharged 2.2 L inline-four that produces 175 horsepower from a 1988 LeBaron GTS. Also carried over from the GTS was the stronger automatic transmission, disc brakes with 11.5″ drilled/slotted rotors, Shelby Daytona wiring harness and computer. The car also comes with a custom exhaust, LeBaron knuckles, Montroe front struts, and rear Koni shocks.

1987 Plymouth Reliant wagon with a LeBaron GTS turbo powertrain

1987 Plymouth Reliant wagon with a LeBaron GTS turbo powertrain

1987 Plymouth Reliant wagon with a LeBaron GTS turbo powertrain

1987 Plymouth Reliant wagon with a LeBaron GTS turbo powertrain

1987 Plymouth Reliant wagon with a LeBaron GTS turbo powertrain

1987 Plymouth Reliant wagon with a LeBaron GTS turbo powertrain

1987 Plymouth Reliant wagon with a LeBaron GTS turbo powertrain

1987 Plymouth Reliant wagon with a LeBaron GTS turbo powertrain

1987 Plymouth Reliant wagon with a LeBaron GTS turbo powertrain

1987 Plymouth Reliant wagon with a LeBaron GTS turbo powertrain

Source: Craigslist (click here if ad disappears) and eBay (previous listing) via BangShift

One Comment

  1. Mike

    2.2X the power, 2.2X the torque steer? Still, it’s pretty awesome that someone took the time to time to do such a non-traditional swap. I bet it’s a real sleeper now.

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