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Old 11-26-2007, 11:23 AM   #1
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a new twist on the focus V8 transplant.....

hartley enterprises has designed a v8 engine using 2 hayabusa heads 2.6 liters of sex there is also a 2.8 liter version

talk about a sexy engine







now your eyes dont fool you that really is a mtx75 transmission in the 2nd picture in the 3rd picture is a normal zetec engine from a caterham to the right is the hartley v8

soooo

putting 2 and 2 together, i guess in theory you could shoehorn this thing into the front of a focus. get 400hp from there 2.8 liter version and keep the front wheel drive and lighten the car by over 100 lbs.

30k for the motor tho

http://www.hartleyenterprises.cityma...ge/1562068.htm


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Old 11-26-2007, 11:40 AM   #3
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wow...thats awesome as shit.
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now too bad i don't have 30k...plus money for install...so yeah...all i need for christmas is 40k or so...
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11,000 rpm in your focus, anyone?
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neat find.
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get 400hp from there 2.8 liter version and keep the front wheel drive and lighten the car by over 100lbs
keep the FWD with 400 horses? Fark that! if you go V8, do it the right way.
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400hp in fwd holy torque steer batman
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400hp in fwd holy torque steer batman
srsly that's insane
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Ummmm.... ...I want....

The exhaust for this would have to be specially made to hide the raspy sound. IF I win the lottery, this will be mine, but RWD of course and 6 speed.
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