Toyota’s 3.4L V8 Yaris Concept

I love and hate concepts. I love them because I get to see what engineers can develop when they are factory backed and allowed to go crazy. I hate them because many concepts are never put into production and rarely get sold to the public. Toyota just reveled some more information on their Yaris Hybrid-R … Read more

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Nissan Titan Turbo 5.0L Diesel V8

Swappers are going to have a nice new engine to pull from in the future. Nissan has partnered with Cummins to bring a turbocharged 5.0L V8 to the next-generation Titan. The engine produces 300 horsepower and “mid-500s” lb-ft of torque. Source: Press Release @ Autoblog and more info @ Truckin

Corvette Z06 Fueled By Hate

Take a look at this picture. Do you notice anything unusual? Between the front wheels of this 2001 Corvette Z06, sits a small-block Ford V8. The car was built by NRC Motorsports in Aiken, South Carolina. Ohhh I can feel the hate coming through the screen on this one. If any automobile could run off … Read more

Honda Engines Weights

Someone has been nice enough to weigh a bunch of Honda motors so you don’t have to. They weighed the engine, manual transmission, intake/exhaust manifold, axles, and accessories. Here is the breakdown B series (no VTEC)– 395 pounds B series (VTEC) —— 405 pounds K series (2.0L) ——- 405 pounds K series (2.4L) ——– 413 … Read more

How To Get A 6.0L V8 For Free

It takes some work but you can pay for your next engine build with the right auction wreak. This guy shows how he paid off his V8 engine build by selling everything from a wrecked 2003 Chevy Express 2500 RWD with a 6.0L LQ4 motor. The van cost him $1725 but he was able to … Read more