David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
6/24/21 10:09 a.m.

Hands up if you have purchased parts yet didn’t have a car to put them on. This might be your chance to do so again: RM Sotheby’s is auctioning off a set of McLaren F1 GTR Speedline wheels, a Ferrari F40 exhaust and a brand-new Porsche Carrera GT engine block.

[The Ferrari F40 is how y…

Read the rest of the story

JG Pasterjak
JG Pasterjak Production/Art Director
6/24/21 4:04 p.m.

I wonder if those wheels were mounted on proprietary single pin hubs or something off-the-shelf. 

Followup question, does anyone have single pin adapters to mount these on an MR2?

dean1484 GRM+ Memberand MegaDork
6/24/21 4:49 p.m.

I am thinking the block makes a great glass top table. 

David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
6/25/21 10:52 a.m.

In reply to JG Pasterjak :

Don't you have a 3D printer? 

Driven5 UltraDork
6/25/21 11:07 a.m.

Sounds like the starting point for a $200,000 Challenge entry.

NorseDave Reader
6/25/21 12:07 p.m.

Probably 10+ years ago at the Porsche swap meet in Hershey, one of the big Porsche dismantlers had a complete Carrera GT engine sitting on a crate ready to be put into the back of someone's pickup.  Price was $100k, which might be a bargain now (I don't really have my hand on the pulse of that market).

Our Preferred Partners