Carbon-Fiber Drift Ferrari 550 GTR gets a BMW V8 engine

Interesting | December 29th, 2010 by 2
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Sweden’s SVK Customs releases some details around an exciting project: a Ferrari 550 GTR with carbon-fiber body, BMW powerplant and drift-car steering angle. According to …

Sweden’s SVK Customs releases some details around an exciting project: a Ferrari 550 GTR with carbon-fiber body, BMW powerplant and drift-car steering angle.

According to Jalopnik, the Swedish shop built its own carbon-fiber body kit of the 550 GTR, 7.15 feet wide in the rear and 6.99 in the front. Using a 3D scanner and CAD drawings, the shot made sure both sides of the body kit were symmetrical.

The steering angle for the carbon-fiber Ferrari was set near 55 degrees.

SVK Customer decided to keep the Ferrari drivetrain, but a BMW V8 engine is being placed in.

ferrari drift thread 655x491 Carbon Fiber Drift Ferrari 550 GTR gets a BMW V8 engineTo learn more about this super geeky project, head over to Jalopnik.

ferrari drift front 1 Carbon Fiber Drift Ferrari 550 GTR gets a BMW V8 engine

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