Project Car

Volvo 240 GL with LS1 V8 conversion project: Part 3 – engine bay prepped

Dec 24, 2015

It might be Christmas time but it sure hasn’t stopped us from working on our Volvo 240 GL LS1 V8 project car. This fortnight it’s been all about preparing the 240 for its spray job....

Volvo 240 GL with LS1 V8 conversion project: Part 2 – Stripping

Dec 09, 2015

Our humble Volvo 240 GL has been stripped of its 2.3-litre credentials in preparation for an LS1 Chevrolet V8 conversion. It’s all happening. For those who missed Part 1 of the fortnightly feature series we’re...

Volvo 240 GL with LS1 V8 conversion project: Part 1 – The intro

Nov 24, 2015

Welcome to our first project car. Over the coming months PerformanceDrive and the guys from our partner company are setting out to build Australia’s quickest, fully engineered, street legal Volvo 240 GL. We’ll be posting...

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