Conversions

Emory Motorsports creates mean Porsche 356 ‘RSR’

Jul 31, 2019

Now here’s an interesting build. You might not recognise it, but underneath this matt black beast is a humble 356. It’s a project by Emory Motorsports in the US, called, fittingly, the 356 RSR. Starting...

Video: Porsche 911 TAG Turbo with 1.5L V6 F1 engine sprints up Goodwood

Jul 08, 2019

Remember that insane Porsche 911 powered by a TAG F1 V6 engine? We’ve always wondered what it would go and sound like. Well we can all wonder no more. Over the weekend an example was...

Zero Labs creates electric 1966-67 Ford Bronco project (video)

Apr 23, 2019

A company in the US called Zero Labs Automotive has created a very unique restomod project based on the original 1966-67 Ford Bronco. It features more than a few very surprising and interesting modern twists....

Volvo 240 GL LS1 V8 conversion project: Part 16 – still going

Apr 13, 2019

Yes, we know. This project is getting extremely long in the tooth now. In fact, it started back in 2015. The end of 2015. But still, that’s almost four years ago. Although we don’t have...

Vilner completes BMW E30 M3 project, will cause wet dreams

Dec 11, 2018

Bulgarian tuning and restoration specialist Vilner has just put the finishing touches on what can only be described as a masterpiece, based on a 1990 BMW E30 M3. It might look like an ordinary, albeit...

Nissan 370Z gets VR30TT conversion for SEMA exhibit

Nov 01, 2018

Nissan has put together a handful of project cars for this year’s SEMA show in Las Vegas, currently underway, including an awesome ‘Project Clubsport 23’ concept based on the 370Z. The Nissan Project Clubsport 23...

For Sale: 1999 Honda Integra with epic 8.2L V8 conversion

Oct 28, 2018

How’s this for a crazy conversion idea. It’s a 1999 Honda Integra that features not just a rear-wheel drive conversion, but also a V8 engine conversion of mammoth proportions. We were going to say, ‘under...

Lanzante is building 11 TAG F1-powered Porsche 911 road cars

Oct 12, 2018

Remember the mouth-wateringly cool Porsche 911 with a TAG-Porsche McLaren Formula 1 engine? Restoration specialist and McLaren motorsport partner Lanzante is planning to build 11 examples. The idea is to rekindle the spirit of that...

Volvo 240 GL LS1 V8 conversion project: Part 15 – switch to LM7

Sep 03, 2018

We know, we know. It’s dragging on a bit now. But the main thing is we haven’t given up. In fact, we’ve just been toying around with our plans and we think we’ve come up...

ICON Old School BR Ford Bronco debuts with Coyote V8 power

Jul 02, 2018

Californian car tuning and building firm ICON has come up with another spectacular project, based on the original Ford Bronco. Called the ICON Old School BR, this is a masterpiece in engineering, blending classic charm...

Toyota 86 with perfect 2GR-FSE twin-turbo V6 conversion (video)

Jun 27, 2018

We’re not sure how this one slipped under our radar. It’s a Toyota 86 that features not a WRX or turbo conversion, but a 2GR-FSE V6 conversion. And it has a twin-turbo kit for good...

For Sale: Audi A6 with 253 Holden V8 (RWD) conversion

Apr 28, 2018

Looking for something a little different? Or maybe you’re not over the death of the Aussie V8s? Here’s an Audi A6 featuring a Holden 253 V8. No, it’s not a typo. An outside-the-box person out...