Ls Swap Blog
The Most Patriotic Turbo LS Mustang at LS Fest East 2019!| 11/13/2019
James Rowlett is deep in the turbo LS game at LS Fest East! His Fox Body Mustang known as "Boost of Burden" is running a Texas Speed 427 on Holley EFI and was able to win the final race in the Tv Series "Fastest Cars of the Dirty South"
Carolina N/T LS swapped 1971 Datsun B110 "Bowser"| 11/04/2019
We stopped a talked with Ryan McCain and the whole McCain racing crew at Lights Out 10. Their 434 LS powered Datsun B110 known as "bowser" got put out early, but they didn't let that stop them from going on to win the SB-NOS (Small block nitrous) class with Jason Hickles Mustang!
They LS Swapped a BOAT and brought it to LS Fest East 2019?!| 10/30/2019
This is the first and only boat we've ever seen at LS Fest! The owner saw the LS powerplant as being a simple, affordable, and reliable solution to replace the original engine in this boat. The fact that it's fuel injected, small, powerful, and cheap made this swap a no-brainer!
LSA 5.3 Swapped '69 Ford F100 at LS Fest West 2019| 10/29/2019
Josh brought his LSA supercharged 5.3 swapped F100 pickup out to LS Fest West! It's a very clean example of what a pro-touring Ford Pickup can look like! It was awesome to see this thing making laps on the autocross course at LS Fest West 2019! The Crown Vic Subframe swap helped it hustle around corners like a champ!
Budget Built Twin Turbo LS 1980 Malibu| 10/28/2019
Nick Taylor threw this LS swapped Malibu together with the help of a few friends. He's had Maliboost since he was 18 and it now has a SBE 5.3 with Twin 75mm turbos and a Holley HP EFI system! This G-body is fed by two 12-1800 fuel pumps and a small shot of nitrous to help the stock bottom end LS spool those turbos. Unfortunately, the car developed a knock a few passes into the stock block shootout.
Runnin' Dirty - Twin Turbo, LS swapped Buick Skylark - Holley LS Fest| 09/13/2019
Making the trek all the way from Colorado, Greg Orr brought his family over to make some tracks at Holley's LS Fest with Runnin' Dirty, his twin turbo, LS swapped Buick Skylark. This Holley EFI equipped land speed machine just recently crested the 200 mph mark from the standing half mile mark.
Holley Releases LT4 & LT5 Mid-Mount Accessory Drive Systems| 09/12/2019
Three new versions are available – one for dry-sump LT4 engines, one for dry-sump LT5s, and one for wet-sump LT4s.
Tom's Turbo Garage 2004 Mazda Miata Speed LS3 Conversion| 09/11/2019
This year at Holley's LS Fest we met with Tom from Tom's Turbo Garage. Tom drove his LS3 swapped Mazda Miata Speed all the way from Knoxville, TN. This Mazda is super clean and sports a very healthy V8! Get the whole scoope on the Mazda Miata here.
Gone Postal! - LS Swapped Mail Truck - Holley LS Fest| 09/11/2019
David Stacy has gone postal at Holley LS Fest East with his LS swapped mail truck. His LS-powered postal truck will guarantee overnight burning rubber delivery. Watch him send it at Beech Bend drag strip and the burnout competition!
Terminator X Sloppy Mechanic Matt Happel's Project 8F8 - Holley LS Fest| 09/10/2019
Get the low down on Sloppy Mechanic Matt Happel's Project 8f8 at LS Fest! Matt runs a Holley Terminator X on his project 8F8 mustang LS build. Find out how he did at LS Fest!