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Junkyard Gem: 1984 Pontiac Fiero with supercharged 3800 V6 swap

Someone managed to get the big blower engine into the car, but didn't quite finish the wiring.

2020 Toyota Supra getting a CX Racing 2JZ engine swap kit

We knew it was coming, but not this soon

We knew it was coming, but not this soon.

Santa swaps his sleigh for a Ferrari-powered Toyota

Not much cargo space for presents.

Reindeer don't make these sounds.

That thing got a Hemi? Mopar engine kits make it easier to say yes

The kit comes with everything you need to get a 345 or 392 running in your vintage machine.

A Ferrari-swapped Toyota GT86 sounds menacing

The Ferrari-powered Toyota finally roars to life!

Toyota 86 gets insane 1,000-hp GT-R engine swap in Australia

This Toyota 86 will never be called underpowered.

For times when a LaFerrari isn't powerful enough.

Porsche purists, look away: This 911 is powered by Hyundai

Thanks to Bisimoto Engineering, this 911 is getting an engine from Hyundai. And probably a ridiculous amount of power.

Behold the mad genius of the Ferrari-powered Toyota 86

The JDM frankensupercar will be Ryan Tuerck’s wild drift machine.

You have a Hellcat? That's cute.

When a Ferrari and a Toyota GT86 get jiggy, strange things happen

This is not your typical V8 engine swap.

This Toyota GT86 gets an unusual powertrain from Italy.

Question of the Day: Best recipient for supercharged GM V6?

The ubiquitous supercharged GM 3800 will bolt into many vehicles. What's the best swap for it?

Available on many GM cars of the 1990s and 2000s and now dirt cheap in junkyards, the Eaton-blown 3800 has plenty of bolt-in or near-bolt-in recipients.

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Car Stories: Owning the SHO station wagon that could've been

A Taurus SHO fanatic looks back on a year with the performance wagon the factory never built and explains why he's glad someone did.

Porsche announces plan to replace 911 GT3 engines

About a month back, we reported that Porsche was suspending delivery of its 911 GT3 due to reported incidents of the engine bursting into flames. A few days later, Porsche told owners of the new tr

Corvette ZR1-powered Chevrolet Silverado has us feeling sleepy

Here we have the kind of sleeper that'll wake you up no time: a short-bed, four-wheel-drive Chevrolet Silverado with an LS9 from the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. With dyno numbers of 510 horsepower and 504 pound-feet of torque, there's a jump of at least 205 hp and 169 lb-ft over the most powerful factory engine you can get in that truck.

eBay Find of the Day: 1980 Lotus Esprit with SHO-under-glass engine swap [w/videos]

1980 Lotus Esprit with SHO conversion – Click above for high-res image gallery.

VIDEO: PIA/Cobb Tuning give the full STI swap treatment to Subaru Forester

Subaru STi-into-Forester swap – Click above to watch video after the jump

eBay Find of the Day: VQ35DE-powered Datsun 510 may be the perfect swap [w/VIDEO]

1972 Datsun 510 with VQ35DE power - Click above for image gallery

Ferrari engine served Sunny side up

Some auto enthusiasts happened to be walking past their local Nissan dealer and were surprised to see a Ferrari badge peaking out at them from a crumpled wreck in the corner of the shop. On closer inspection they noticed the car was a complete write-off, but that it was also missing its drivetrain. Then they noticed a group of five mechanics huddled around a sporty looking Sunny (Sentra) on the other end of the garage. You can probably guess what they found when they sauntered over for a closer

V6-powered Nissan Sentra--insane engine swap

If it weren’t for those people with a lot of free time on their hands we wouldn’t get to marvel at such a mechanical masterpiece as this––a B15 Sentra (current gen.) with a VQ35DE engine. The VQ engine used for this project is the same venerable six-cylinder found in the Altima, Maxima, 350Z, G35… you get the picture. The VQ makes those cars fast, but it makes this car ridiculously fast. Try passing the traps in 12.9 seconds at 105 mph in a FWD pocket rocket normal