Nothing stirs up a car debate quite like a good ol’ engine swap. We even posed the question of ultimate motor transplant on the Hagerty Forums last week, receiving a wide range of responses. No one, however, dreamed up the unpredictable combination within the 1994 Mustang GT featured on Matt Farah’s channel The Smoking Tire. Lurking beneath the battleship-gray hood isn’t an American V-8, but Toyota’s legendary 2JZ inline-six. And with all the questions around the new 2020 Toyota Supra being more or less a BMW underneath, this wild build is a visceral reminder of why the twin-turbo Toyota straight-six is considered such a beast.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/01/17/2jz-swapped-1994-mustang