RossD UberDork
April 1, 2013 1:41 p.m.
Seller said: 1983 gmc jimmy project with 2.8 straight 6 BMW engine in it could pull out easy and put v8 in it I used the stock mounts with the BMW engine 1200 with engine tranny or 850 with no engine tranny 920 636 0sixsixsix

Not mine but it looks cool.... and challenged priced!

Spinout007 SuperDork
April 1, 2013 1:56 p.m.

It's gotta be better than the 2.8v6 that probably lived there before.

RossD UberDork
April 1, 2013 1:57 p.m.

That's close enough to me that I could go and check it out for GRM people.

Sil80redtop Reader
April 1, 2013 2:05 p.m.

I'd opt for the V8 mentioned by the seller.

patgizz UberDork
April 1, 2013 5:08 p.m.

wonder if it runs. it looks cool and i would not opt for a v8.

You'll need to log in to post.

Also on Grassroots Motorsports

Modern Day Track Junkie

1 day ago in Articles

Christina Lam went from the sidelines to full-on track enthusiast in 8 simple steps.

How Ben_Modified Wows the Crowd: 1 Part Imagination, 2 Parts Fabrication

2 days ago in News

Ben_Modified's build combines some of our favorite things.

2017 Audi A8 L

3 days ago in New Car Reviews

When it comes to luxury sedans, Audis are usually front-runners. The A8 L is the biggest and maybe most comfortable ...

Slight Project Pause for Our BMW M3

3 days ago in Project Cars

Few things slow down our project car progress more effectively than a broken arm.

Grassroots Motorsports Experience Ticket Renewals Have Been Sent

3 days ago in News

Check your inbox for our Grassroots Motorsports Experience renewals.

First Drive: Turbo ND MX-5

3 days ago in News

We hit the track with Flyin' Miata's latest power adder.

Project Turbo Miata: Fire Fighting

4 days ago in Project Cars

We transfer the fire system to our new Miata.

Vintage Views: GMC Syclone and Typhoon

5 days ago in Articles

All-wheel drive, turbo power and a Q-ship’s stealth.

Classic Motorsports Mitty Presented by Hagerty Celebrates Porsche

6 days ago in News

Gearhead heaven? We think it looks something like this.

Meet the Rebels Who Started the Cannonball Run

6 days ago in News

Relive those desperado days through movie excerpts, and hear the real facts and wild stories from the legends themselves.

This Weekend at the Mitty: The Ultimate Auto Festival

1 week ago in News

Gates open this Friday for the Classic Motorsports Mitty at Road Atlanta.

ND Miata Turbo Kits Now Available!

1 week ago in News

Add 70 horsepower and 70 ft.-lbs!


Grassroots Motorsports Magazine

Subscribe Today

Also get your instant access to the digital edition of Grassroots Motorsports Magazine!

Learn More