BMW E30 with a 1,225 HP M5 Engine

BMW E30 with 1225 HP S38 I6

Boba Motoring is back with their wild BMW E30 extracting even more power. The last time we wrote about the car it was “only” producing 1,050 horsepower. Now the 3.6 L S38 inline-six from a BMW M5 is producing 1,225 horsepower and 1,250 Nm (921.9 lb-ft) of torque on E85 fuel and a Precision PT8285 … Read more

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BMW E36 with a Turbo 1UZ V8

Dan Racing BMW E36 with a turbo 1UZ-FE V8

This BMW E36 was built for Dan Racing in Denmark by FUBAR Racing. Under the hood sits a turbocharged 4.0 L 1UZ-FE V8 which makes 479 horsepower at 5,200 rpm and 527 lb-ft (715 Nm) of torque at 3,800 rpm on 11.6 psi (0.8 bar) of boost. These engines are known for their strength and … Read more

BMW 130i with a M5 V10 Update

BMW 130i E87 with a twin-supercharged S85 V10

When we last wrote about KJ Performance’s BMW 130i E87 they had managed to squeeze a 5.0 L S85 V10 from a M5 E60 under the hood. Not satisfied with the 550 horsepower and 384 lb-ft of torque, the company recently installed a G-Power Bi-compressor kit. This kit uses two belt driven ASA superchargers which … Read more

BMW Isetta with a Corvair Engine

BMW Isetta with a Corvair Engine

This 1957 BMW Isetta is called the Corsetta because instead of the factory 298 cc single-cylinder 4-stroke engine it is powered by a Chevy Corvair flat-six engine. This change increased the power from 13 horsepower to 150 horsepower. With the 10x increase in power and much more weight the car can easily do wheelies all … Read more

BMW 330d Wagon with a Triple-turbo N57 Diesel

BMW 330d Wagon with a Triple-turbo N57D30S1 Diesel I6

BBM Motorsport located in Senden, Germany unveiled their newest project and it involves three turbos, diesel torque, and wagon styling. The team started with a BMW E91 330d and removed the 3.0 L M57TU2D30 inline-six diesel and automatic transmission. In place of the factory engine the team installed a 3.0 L N57D30S1 inline-six diesel from … Read more

BMW E30 with a Twin-turbo M60

Max Marshall Racing BMW E30 with a twin-turbo 4.0 L M6040 V8

Max Marshall originally built this BMW E30 for the British Drift Championship but it has sat in the corner ever since the 2012 season. Max knew it had a lot of potential and started a massive rebuild in 2014. Recently some engine bay photos have been making the rounds which received a lot of attention … Read more