On the page of “Peugeot 205 twin V6 engined” in the social network Facebook there was an announcement about the sale of the twin-engined hatchback as a Peugeot 205 GTI. The owner of the car, Martin Thompson, describes the unit as a 6.0-litre V12, but this is actually two coaxial V6, borrowed from the Peugeot 406 Coupe. Price – $ 10,000.
Published Peugeot 205 twin V6 engined Thursday, August 23, 2018
Engines can function together or separately from each other. In sum, they give out 485 horsepower and 624 Nm of torque. However, the list of modifications is not restricted to the motors: according to Thompson, he replaced virtually all of the details. Huge splitter to the spoiler in the style of machinery for the “pikes Peak” is made manually. To build the machines spent less than 13 thousand dollars.
Now Peugeot 205 GTI for sale for 10 thousand dollars. Price reduced due to broken front engine, but still need to fix the rear part of the cabin. For a surcharge, Thompson promises to give the buyer a new motor with forged rods and pistons, and with the already installed drive supercharger.
In 2019 Romanian Atelier Dop Motorsport built a twin-engined Volkswagen Lupo. Regular engine hatchback gave way to a pair of 2.0-liter boosted powertrains TFSI, combined with the upgraded gear boxes DSG DQ250. Total installed power amounted to 1825 HP.