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Your Projects: Boxster-Based, Open-Wheel Race Car

What to do with the worst condition Porsche Boxster user Tamaren could find? Turn it into an open wheel race car, of course.

Your Projects: A Toyota-Powered Model A Hotrod!?

More than three years ago, maschinenbau unveiled a dream: a 2JZ-powered ’31 Model A pickup. Any progress since then? How about nearly 30 pages of build thread material.

Your Projects: Can’t Go Wrong With Something Named Camper VanBulance

Put a retired ambulance into service as a tow vehicle? Maybe? Sure, why not. Even though this one just recently made its online debut, progress is moving.

Your Projects: Living the Dream in a 1967 Ford Country Squire

Ever wonder what it would be like to drive 4500 miles in a 1967 Ford Country Squire that you just bought? User Ronald has you covered.

Your Projects: Re-Restoring a Supercharged, V8-Powered TR4A

It's not easy to admit your restoration needs a refresh, but that is exactly what user dherr has decided with his supercharged, Rover V8-powered Triupmph TR4A.

Your Projects: A Different Kind of Cappuccino

If you came here expecting espresso content, you might be disappointed. If you came here to see Suzuki Cappuccino content, you'll probably be a lot happier.

Your Projects: Like a Korean GTI?

Gunchsta was so impressed by his wife's Hyundai Accent, he bought one for himself.

Your Projects: Baby Grand, but Not a Piano

What do you build as a replacement for a hillclimb RX-7? How about a Hayabusa-powered Baby Grand?

Your Projects: The Kräppewagen

Is the BMW 318ti a perfect candidate for rallycross? GRM forum user shagles sure hopes so.

Your Projects: Why Not Put a Ford Modular in a Volvo 740 Wagon?

What could go wrong with dropping a Ford Modular V8 into a Volvo 740 Wagon? A lot, but that hasn't stopped GRM forum user NOHOME.

Your Projects: A Birkin Good Time

Despite a piston failure, GRM forum user Thinkkker carries on perfecting his Birkin.

Your Projects: Wankel? We Prefer "Magic Spinning Doritos"

As revolutionary as the Wankel engine is, it can be understandably intimidating for many people. Not so for GRM forum user Bent-Valve.

Your Projects: $100 for a V12

While a nonfunctioning V12 1987 Jaguar XJS may sound like an intimidating project to some, forum user garethashenden isn't scared.

Your Projects: Why Buy New Tools When You Can Restore Them?

A self-proclaimed "wiring nerd," forum user Cousin_Eddie was looking for a new wire stripper after his old one stopped doing so well after 29 years of faithful service.

Your Projects: Pooka Is Always the Answer

Yes, we've seen just about every Miata build possible, but that doesn't mean we love them any less. Case in point: forum user Shadeux's 1995 Mazda Miata, dubbed Project Pooka.

Your Projects: A Father/Daughter Off-Road Audi TT

What better way to start them young than turning an Audi TT into an off-roader?

Your Projects: The X(RS) Files

While user Ironsides's Toyota Matrix XRS isn't a Lotus Elise, it certainly has the engine from one.

Your Projects: This Suzuki Every Turbo RZ Super Multi Roof Is a Mouthful

No, we didn't just ask a 10-year-old to make up a name for a car, the Suzuki Every Turbo RZ Super Multi Roof is the real name of user randman2011's newest vehicle.

Your Projects: A Wrapped, Battle-Scarred Boxster

Don't let that pretty wrap fool you, user Box4VIR's Boxster is a homebrewed track weapon that started out as a simple autocrosser that quickly evolved into the slick time trial racer it is today.

Your Projects: The Overalls Express

We all enjoy our project cars, but some have more sentimental value than others. Case in point is forum user oldopelguy's 1985 Dodge Express.

Your Projects: The Flying Monkey Bus, a Vintage Ford Falcon Wagon

User jerrysarcastic admits that his 1967 Ford Falcon Wagon isn't what comes to mind when asked to picture a "classic car with awesome handling," but that doesn't mean the wagon doesn't have the potential to be great.

Your Projects: How to Turn a Volvo P1800 Into a Ferrari 275 GTB

Some projects can simple, like refurbishing plastic chrome trim. Other projects, however, can be more complex like user 275nart's ambitions of turning a Volvo P1800 into a replica of a Ferrari 275 GTB.

Your Projects: Dropping a V6 Into a First-Generation MR2

A general rule of thumb says not to buy someone else's project. User dherr ignored that advice by picking up a first-generation Toyota MR2 in the middle of a V6 swap.

Your Projects: Building a Track Car From a Rusty Dodge Dart

A slant-six powered 1964 Dodge Dart isn't what most people would start with when building a track car, but then again, user slantsix isn't most people.

Your Projects: Turning a Honda Accord Into a Race Car

What do you do with your daily driver V6 Honda Accord after getting a promotion and work vehicle? If you are user Number1Gaza, you turn it into a race car.

Your Projects: Ben_Modified Is Turning a Subaru Microvan Into a Hayabusa-Powered Rocket Ship

Ben_Modified is putting a Hayabusa engine into a chopped Subaru 360 van.

Your Projects: Building a Replica of the Race Car That Put AMG on the Map

Forum user maciekb2002's is turning a 1969 Mercedes-Benz 280 SEL into a 300 SEL "Red Pig" lookalike, showing that building a replica can be just as rewarding as owning the real thing.

Your Projects: Saving an LS-Powered Fox Body Mustang

When user EricD735i reluctantly needed to sell his LS-swapped 1989 Ford Mustang, user Error404 stepped in and save the project.

Your Projects: Have You Met Ronald the Crappy Miata?

Ronald has been through quite a bit since that changing of hands back in January, including rallycross, hail and an encounter with a van.

Your Projects: Is a 981 Cayman the Perfect Do-It-All Car?

Does the perfect, do-it-all car exist? One that can handle daily driving, road trips, autocross events and track days? User dps214 hopes to find out with his 981 Porsche Cayman.

Your Projects: Why Are Those Ferrari Heads on the Barbecue?

Welcome to mke’s home-built V12-powered Ferrari 308 project. The head goes on the grille. The seats go in the freezer.

How About Eating That Elephant 30 Minutes at a Time?

Forum user Ian F found a solution to conquer any large project you might be facing.

Your Projects: A Ford Ranger With Big Power, Big Meats and Big Ambitions

James O'Day is building a Ford Ranger tribute to the SCCA mini truck racing of the 1980s.

Your Projects: Turning an M3-Powered BMW 328i Show Car Into a Track Car

User trumant is taking a slammed, S52-powered BMW 328i built to look good on the streets, and turning into a proper track weapon.

Your Projects: Bringing a Flooded Boxster S Back to Life

Sure, this Porsche Boxster S is a 50 Years Anniversary Edition, but it was also completely submerged thanks to Hurricane Harvey.

Your Projects: Modding a Rust-Free Alfa Romeo Alfetta GT

Is a 1979 Afla Romeo Alfetta the perfect car for classic road tours? User greggearhead seems to think so.

Your Projects: Is a 2009 BMW 335i xDrive Too New for a Restoration Project?

When someone mentions that they are restoring a car, that usually means it's old. Not so for EfiniMotorsport's 2009 BMW 335i xDrive.

Your Projects: A Ford Sierra GT That Thinks It’s a Swedish Tractor

Thanks to a European loophole, user therealpinto is building a tractor out of a 1992 Ford Sierra GT for the teenage daughter to drive.

Your Projects: A Decade Spent Dialing in an FC-Chassis Mazda RX-7

Forum user infernosg's Mazda RX-7 is an ongoing project that has been going on for nearly ten years.

Your Projects: A 1985 Oldsmobile Cutlass Built for the Track

Is forum user asphalt_gundam's 1985 Oldsmobile Cutlass the ultimate form of the G-body? We'll let you decide.

Your Projects: Powering a Miata With a Minivan Engine

As owners of a V6-swapped Miata ourselves, we had to share forum user cc454's project of fitting a V6 into a second-generation, NB Miata.

Your Projects: A TVR That Found Its Owner, Not the Other Way Around

The story behind forum user Stu Lasswell's 1974 TVR 2500M might sound a little too familiar for some of us: "I wasn't really looking for one. I have enough projects. This is a car that just sort of found me."

Your Projects: Building a Teardrop Camper From Scratch

How do you take camping to the next level? How about building your own teardrop trailer like forum user ScottyB did?

Your Projects: The LS1-KART Is What You Get When You Add Lightness to a C5 Corvette

Sure, we may know a thing or two about C5 Corvettes, but nothing quite like the LS1-powered go-kart that forum user Go_Gators has come up with.

Your Projects: How to Turn a Base-Model DSM Coupe Into a Mitsubishi Evo

What's the next best thing to buying and importing an early Mitsubishi Evo? Building one yourself like forum member HaveBlue83 did.

Your Projects: Fixing Up A Long-Abandoned Dune Buggy

Many Volkswagen Beetles ended up being converted into dune buggies like the one forum user Saron81 recently picked up.

Your Projects: Meet Porky, the 914-Powered, Single-Seat Race Car

Porky may sound like an unfortunate schoolyard nickname, but it's actually the name of forum member Slow_M's new project.

Your Projects: Vans Are Cool, but LS-Powered Vans Are Cooler

When a friend offered an LS engine and 6L80E transmission as part of a part-out of an unfinished conversion van project, forum user mgfoster countered with the offer of finishing the project instead.

Your Projects: Not Just Another E92-Chassis BMW M3 Build Thread

Forum user nsogiba promises some V8 content in the form of a BMW E92 M3, but this build thread offers much more than just that.

Your Projects: Making a Perfectly Engineered 190E Into Something Greater

Do automotive engineers know best? Probably, but that doesn't stop people like forum user Rocambolesque from modifying cars a Mercedes-Benz 190E.

Your Projects: Yes, You Can Hop Up a Chevy Volt

What do you do when you add a new Chevy Bolt to the fleet? You go and update your old Volt. Chris_V shows how Chevy’s original plug-in hybrid responds to some tweaks.

Your Projects: Did Someone Here Really Build an E30 Ute?

Longtime lurker iansane just shared a bunch of projects in one post. It all starts mildly with an LS-powered 1991 Trans-Am convertible but quickly escalates.

Your Projects: A V8-Powered Porsche 911 Outlaw

As someone who has flown an F/A-18, BarrettRC8 seems to know a thing or two about going fast. So, it may be no surprise that he's picked up a V8-powered Porsche 911 Outlaw.

Your Projects: Someone Is Actually Making a Miata Speedster of Their Own

Where some people would add a hardtop to their NA-chassis Miata, Forum user cafcwest would rather go without a roof entirely.

Your Projects: Restoring and Modifying an AW11-Chassis Toyota MR2

Getting your hands on an AE86 Corolla can be almost impossible. The next best thing? How about an AW11 Toyota MR2 like the one forum user Vracer111 just recently picked up?

Your Projects: How Hard Can Building, and Registering, a Replica 550 Spyder Be?

Building a high-quality replica Porsche 550 Spyder is tricky enough, but doing so through horse-trading is another story entirely.

Your Projects: Getting More Seat Time With a V6 Mustang

is the best way to take a break from a project to start another one? Forum user Patientzero seems to think so.

Your Projects: When A Simple Truck Project Spirals into an LS-Powered Nissan Hardbody

How does a simple flatbed project for a Nissan Hardbody spiral into an LS-powered, offroad machine? Only Rattmadnu seems to know.

Your Projects: Building a Mid-Engined, Open-Top Racer From Scratch

Forum member MarshHoltRacing is building a Barchetta-style racer powered by a mid-mounted V8 completely from scratch.

Your Projects: One Truck, More Than 100 Pages of Build Thread Info

Some projects quickly come together. Others take some time, like longtime forum member tuna55's 1972 GMC pickup.

Your Projects: Fixing up a Mostly Free Volvo 122S

What's better than getting a project car with a lot of problems? How about getting a project car with problems for mostly free?

Your Projects: Two Brothers Build a Time Attack Supra

Siblings can either be the best teammates or the worst critics, but for forum member RyanGreener, the former seems to be true.

Your Projects: A Honda-Powered, Fiat X1/9 Lemons Racer

Like many great build threads here on the Forum, user TheTallOne17's project starts with pulling a broken car out of a storage unit.

Your Projects: Does a Big Mercury Equal Big Fun?

Big sedans aren't really as common in this day and age, but that hasn't stopped forum user Gunchsta from acquiring what just might be peak land barge.

Your Projects: Putting a Modern V6 Into a Classic Mustang

An unconventional swap for an early Ford Mustang: a late-model Cyclone V6.

Your Projects: How to Build a Minibike Out of Spare Parts

Forum member Ben_Modified built a minibike completely from scratch using only spare parts lying around the shop.

Your Projects: Restomodding a Lamborghini Jalpa

Not only restoring a Lamborghini Jalpa but modernizing it as well.

Your Projects: A Mercedes-Benz 190E, a Fiat Ice Racer and a Soviet Battle Tank

Ever see a garage containing a Mercedes-Benz 190E, a Fiat 133 and a World War II-era Soviet tank?

Your Projects: Is a Rotary-Powered MG Midget Awesomeness or Insanity?

Since 2016, forum user nocones has been modifying and perfecting a flooded 1978 MG Midget into a widebody, fire-breathing rotary track machine.

Your Projects: Super Detailing a Matchbox Porsche 911 Safari

Who better to show us how to "super detail" a toy car than forum user Javelin, founder of the GRM Forum Model Contest—now six rounds deep?

Your Projects: Radwood Event? Rock-Crawling Excursion? This Mitsubishi Offroader Is More Than Capable of Taking It On

Forum member engiekev's 1985 Mitsubishi Montero doesn't just look the part. It also can handle itself in the dirt just as well any modern offroader.

Your Projects: Building an All-Electric Burnout Kart From Scratch

Downsizing doesn't always mean minimizing the fun. For example, take forum member angusmf's latest project of converting a "bumper kart" into a burnout machine.

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