Engine Swaps

Engine and transmission swaps

Triumph TR5 with Chevy V8 swap

The early British sports cars of the 40s, 50s, and 60s (some lingering into the 70s) were true classics and introduced the affordable sportscar...

V8 Roadsters LLC: Chevy V-8 swap into Miata

We've covered many different types of engines swaps into Miatas in the past - V-6 engines (SHO, Mazda), V-8 engines (Ford 4.9 small block),...

SHO engine swap video

When the author's engine dies at an SHO track day, an engine swap results. For SHO enthusiasts, this one is for the books. Follow this...

IRS swap *into* Mustang

IRS swap *into* Mustang  We're gearing up to swap an IRS into a friends car - and I'll say up front I intend to...

High-Tech V-8 Miata engine swap: Toyota 1UZ-FE DOHC V-8

In our ongoing search for unique engine swaps, here's one we almost walked right past. At the November 1st 2012 Cobb Tuning First Thursday...

2JZ-GTE swap into 240SZX

We encountered this 240ZX at the Cobb Tuning First Thursday event in Austin, Texas on May 3, 2012. 240SXs are fairly common at these types of shows common, even more...

Maximum Haulin’: Ford Focus Wagon with 4.6 DOHC Engine Swap

We've always amazed by the sheer creativity of engine swaps. Converting a car to use an engine it could of (but didn't) is one...

Z06 engine swap into 2009 Pontiac G8 GXP

When Holden sent it's 4-door Commodore from Australia to North American as the Pontiac G8, sales were unexpectedly poor. The addition of a higher-horsepower...