Advertisement

Project Binky 4WD Austin Mini Build - The Drivetrain Is In!: Video

Follow Nelson

So, you've got an Austin Mini, a Toyota Celica GT-Four, and a few screws loose. What do you do? You put the all-wheel-drive turbocharged powertrain from the Celica into the Mini. That's exactly what the crazy bastards at Bad Obsession Motorsport have done.

Now, the brilliant Brits are back with another update on Project Binky, and this time the world's most mental Mini gets its engine--from the Toyota Celica GT-Four donor.

In the previous three parts of the series, which we found via the ever time-sucking and excellent Build Threads, you'll see the Mini stripped and cut into parts, heavily re-fitted with new sheet metal, and, gradually, turned into something that's becoming truly brilliant and more than a bit insane.

MUST SEE: Watch A Hennessey-Tuned Chevy SS Run The Quarter Mile In 11.84 Seconds: Video

Along the way you'll be peppered with British wit, the A-Team and Star Wars theme songs, and some wacky theorizing. All in all, it's a fun jaunt into the shared madness of all gearheads--if you haven't done something like this, you've imagined it in detail.

Grab a big mug of something, sit back, and absorb over an hour of awesomeness. There's more to come yet, so stay tuned for the next steps on the route to the finished build.

 







Posted in:
Advertisement
 
Follow Us

Advertisement

Take Us With You!

 
Advertisement
Advertisement

Research New Cars

Go!


 
© 2014 MotorAuthority. All Rights Reserved. MotorAuthority is published by High Gear Media. Stock photography by izmo, Inc. Send us feedback.