The War Machine – Exocet/Ford V8

The first US V8 Exocet built was the War Machine. Built from a drift Miata, this car has competed in South Carolina and Saudi Arabia, where it currently resides.

Build Overview

A raw, fire breathing Ford 302-powered Exocet built for drifting.

Parts Used In the Build

Donor: NA 1.8L Donor (94-97)
Engine: Ford 302 V8 w/T-5 transmission, 300 hp / 300 ft-lb
Wheels/Tires: 15×8 ET:-32 wheels / Hoosier R6 225/45/15
Fuel: Aluminum fuel cell
Differential: Monster Miata rear end kit with a 7.5 3.27 geared trac lock rear