Performance automotive enthusiasts have been doing motor swaps since the early days. One of the easiest ways to make more power is to go with more displacement. Some of the earliest motor swaps for Fox Body Mustangs were the 351W swaps. Now-a-days you have several more options with the introduction of the Ford Racing Controls Pack. This has opened the doors to 5.0L Coyote Engine Swaps and 4.6L 3V modular engine swaps.
Here at LatemodelRestoration.com we have all of the tech you need to make an educated decision on what motor swap is best for your Fox Body Mustang. We have two project car builds that feature the Ford Racing Controls Pack options. The first being our Project Coyote Swap. While this swap was done on a SN95 Cobra Mustang, all the steps are exactly the same for the Fox Body. The same goes for our 3V Mod Motor Swap Fairmont. The Fairmont is a Fox Body platform vehicle that is the exact same as your Mustang.
We also have an easy to follow 351W swap article that will walk you through the major components and steps you need to take to do a big block swap in your Fox Body Mustang. If you feel you have any further questions you can always pick up the phone and give one of our customer service reps a call!
With all the buzz surrounding Fox Body Coyote engine swaps, it’s no surprise that people have turned to the capable new 5.0 as a source for making big horsepower in the beloved Fox Body platform. With the abundance of power available in its stock form, and a strong aftermarket support, the new-school 5.0 certainly... more
If you are flirting with the idea of a Coyote Engine Swap for your Fox Body or SN95 Mustang, you have come to the ultimate source of Coyote Swap parts and technical information! We have accumulated a mass of technical information and install videos to assist you with all your Coyote Swap needs. Whether you have questio... more
We’ve said it before, the Fox Body Mustang has proven to become todays 32 Ford. You’ll find today’s hot-rodders installing virtually any engine combination you can imagine into these cars. I’ve seen everything from a Duramax to a Cadillac 500 in a foxbody Mustang. The options are endless, thanks to the 1979-1993 Mustan... more