Advertisement
[VIDEO] ‘Frankenstein’s Monster’ Is A 1000 HP Celica With 2 Different GT-Rs Inside YouTube

Jamie Heritage’s TA22 Toyota Celica may look like a proper ’71 Celica on the outside, but underneath the hood and frame it’s hiding bits and pieces of two generations of Skyline GT-R. The Celica’s drivetrain couldn’t handle all of the turbo power Heritage had initially installed almost a decade ago, so he substituted the gearsets from an R34 GT-R and the rear differential from an R-33 to build a working AWD system capable of dealing with the nearly 1000 horsepower the twin-turbo 1UZ engine can muster on a whim. The total package has a top speed of nearly 193 miles per hour but Heritage hopes with the right adjustments that his car can sprint past 200 miles per hour no problem.

Stories You Might Like