Engine Swaps

Engine and transmission swaps

Taurus SHO engine swap into 1956 Austin Healey

The next SHO engine swap this week is into this beautil 1956 Austin Healey. It's a natural fit, located well behind the front suspension centerline, and...

Swap: Mustang TR3650 transmission into 04 Crown Vic P.I.

While our usual focus is on entire engine swaps, where an engine that never came in a particular car (the more outrageous the better)...

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...

S2000 engine swap into 71 Celica

So you've swapped a Supra TT engine into your S2000: http://www.drivingenthusiast.net/sec-blog/categories/engineSwaps/2007/07/12.html#a2151   Now what do you do with the S2000 engine?  You could put it into an...

Jaguar V-12 swap into Miata

Seeing is believing, and this Jaguar V-12 swap into the impossible engine bay restrictions of a Miata would have seemed impossible... until an enterprising...

1983 Lotus Esprit S3 with SHO engine swap

This 1983 Lotus Esprit Turbo is packing something different in the engine compartment: a 1989-vintage Yamaha SHO 3 liter DOHC V-6 engine, courtesy of a Ford...

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...

Revisiting the 2JZ-GTE into S2000 engine swap

As a followup to our previous posts, we were recently thinking again about this swap. To refresh your memory, this is a swap of a...