708 HP
605 LB-FT
Curb Weight
3300 LB
Rear Wheel Drive
Engine Size
6.2 L
Transmission Type
Top Speed
205 MPH
Standing Quarter Mile
10.6 Seconds
Zero to Sixty
3.2 Seconds
MPG (City/Highway)
28/22 MPG

Built to drive. I bought this car 5 years ago with 50K on it. He just turned over 126K. Sadly, while demonstrating the importance of displacement to a Lancer driver, I missed a shift, hitting 2nd rather than 4th. But, a chance to repair is a chance to upgrade, right? So Loki has undergone a heart transplant. The 5.7L LS1 has been replaced with a 6.2L LS3. The heads have been ported, and a cam with a bit of lump has been added. An A&A Superchargers kit strapped a Vortech V3 Si to the engine. And an LS7 clutch assembly makes sure the power actually reaches the ground. The dyno sheet in the photos shows the original 126,000 mile LS1 in red, and the new LS3 in blue.

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[]Travis Osborne

Nice! I too have an LS3 swapped C5, but naturally aspirated for me. Yours must be beast with 700hp!

[]Mark Cochran

It really is. It's an amazingly fun car to drive.

[]Alexis Hennings

Nice car! I plan to get an 02-03 Z06. I hope you kicked cancers ass!!!!

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