Current project cars

Jan 22, 2021
1992 Mazda Miata

This 1992 Miata has been with Grassroots Motorsports since 1998. It’s a keeper. 

Jan 22, 2021
1965 Ford Mustang Fastback

Why a vintage race Mustang? Cool sounds, cool vibe. And rather zippy, too.

Jan 19, 2021
2004 Chevrolet Corvette Z06

The C5 Z06 is one of the best performance bargains going right now. We’re taking GM’s amazing fiberglass sports car and making it even better.

Jan 18, 2021
2003 Nissan 350Z

We swapped the stock V6 automatic drivetrain for a home-built Chevy LS1 V8 and a Tremec Magnum six-speed. Follow along as we build a blisteringly-fast track car.

Jan 15, 2021
1991 Toyota MR2 Turbo

The SW20 Toyota MR2 is a prime example of what Japan had to offer for the sports car market back in the '90s. This 1991 example is no different, and has ...

Jan 04, 2021
2004 BMW M3

We've chronicled our adventures in E30-chassis and E36-chassis BMW M3s. Now we've got our hands on an E46-chassis example in beautiful Mystic Blue.

Jan 02, 2021
2010 Toyota Tundra

A few days after Toyota dropped off a 2020 Tundra for us to review, we had fallen in love, found a used one of our own, and brought it home. Gee, thanks ...

Dec 30, 2020
1977 Saab 99

Once upon a time, we prepared a 1977 Saab 99 for rally dirtiness.

Dec 27, 2020
2001 Ford F-250

We turned our Super Van into the ultimate tow vehicle... then wanted more power, more space, and four-wheel-drive. We're turning this truck into the ultimate racing hauler. 

Nov 16, 2020
1993 Volkswagen Fox

It's almost always easier and less expensive to start your racing endeavor with a car that somebody else built, so that's just what we did. Let's see how far (and ...

May 15, 2020
2015 Scion FR-S

We bought this FR-S for $13,718 from a Copart auction. Can we turn it into a great daily driver that's also a weapon on track?

Apr 15, 2020
2019 Honda Civic Si Coupe

Not every project is a radical build. We’re fostering a Tonic Yellow Pearl Honda Civic Si Coupe, and will be running track days and autocrosses with it without performing any major surgery.

Apr 06, 2020
1996 Mazda Miata

Photo Credit: Michael Roselli/FCP Euro We love budget endurance racing. We also love Mazda Miatas. After our last project Miata's untimely demise, we vowed to rebuild it better, stronger, and ...

Oct 05, 2019
2006 Ford E-250

This old van spent its life hauling magazines around. With a little elbow grease and not much cash, we're turning it into the Super Van–aka the perfect racing tow vehicle.

Aug 23, 2019
1991 BMW 318is

We found this forlorn E30 in a North Carolina field, then dragged it home for the low price of $450. It’s a 1991 BMW 318is slicktop, making it one of ...

Jun 24, 2019
1973 Ford F-350 Ramp Truck

The Grassroots Motorsports van has seen over 200,000 miles. Realizing we can't expect it to last forever, we have kept our eyes open for other event support vehicles. Then we ...

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