1988 Merkur/Cosworth Hot Rod with Super 2.3 Summary:Engine:NEWS FLASH: 1/1/2004 BIG BUILD UP NOW!1: Haltech 6X Engine Managment Computer set up for dual boost and water injection map.2: Esslenger Hydraulic Roller Cam to match the head.3: Siemmens 82lb pintel typle injectors.4: Upgraded secondary fuel pump.5: ERL Aquamist 2D Water Injection system with 1 gallon tank in trunk. 6: Esslenger Rocker Cover7: Motorsport 8MM Plug Wires with Iradium Plugs.8: MDS DIS 2.0 HO with dual coil pack.9: New Intake with improved breathing.10:New Dual Exhausts with chrome tips.11:Moroso Oil Breather12:Engine Oil CoolerNews Flash: 4/22/2004While initial dyno tuning one new injector went lean Phil thinks and damaged one piston, so we are rebuilding with four new Wiesco pistons and ring and blueprinting the injectors, but while the head is off we are going to port and polish the Esslenger Aluminium head to gain maximium flow of 250 input and 172 output. Esslinger Head on the Porting Bench!Stay tuned for the final dyno runs..and hopefully big big hp and torque numbers! NEWS FLASH: 8/13/2003 DYNO RESULTS 296 RWHP and 356 pounds of torque!AT THE WHEELS. Remember this is with the stock ECU, VANE AIR and only a superchip and larger VAM. We were running out of fuel and running lean.and this was with only 17lb of boost! 1: 1992 SM Journal Block re-done with bored .030 Custom JE 8.5-one CR Pistons, Total Seal Gapless Rings, Manley Billet 5.7 Rods, 2.5 Stroker Crank lightened and balanced, New oil pump, bearings, entire rotating assembly balanced and blue printed, Flywheel lightened to 13lbs with ARP bolts, Block strapped with ARP bolts, 2: Remounted Modern Performance Intercooler 3: Custom Air Plenium with Large Runners 4: 80MM Throttle Body 5: Greedy Blow Off Valve 6: Unorthodox Racing Overdrive Pully 7: Race Engineering Adjustable Cam Sprocket 8: Custom 4 to 1 Tubular Header 9: Custom T3/T4E Turbo10 MSD DIS 2.0 HO Ignition Box 11. Esslinger Alumium D Port Head with new large valves, springs, seals and retainers,12: Siemmens 82lb Fuel Injectors 13: Custom PM Downpipe to three inch tubing to dual exhaust setup14: Rick Gillis Boost Valve15: Fuel Pressure Gauge16: Fender Mounted Cold Air Intake17: Haltech 6X Engine Computer with Dual boost controler and water injection map.18: Esslinger Hydraulic High Rise CAM Roller Cam and Followers19: HKS External Waste gate20: Kirban Fuel Regulator21: Ford Motorsport Dual Coil Pack22: NGK Iridium Plugs23: Ford Motorsport 8MMRacing Wires24: ERL 2D Water Injection System with custom pressure regulator.accumulator tank25: Moroso Crankcase Ventilation System26: Oil Cooler Note: no vam and new cold air intake, SVO Coil Pack. Note: the new wiring harness,Esslinger Rocker Cover, MSD DIS 2.0HO,Note: no vam, new wiring harness,Esslinger Rocker Cover, MSD DIS 2.0HO,New Larger Custom Air Intake not shown.Water Injection not mounted yet!Note: New Phil Marshall Custom Intake with larger straight runners and new 80MM throttle body.Note: Same Intake from another angle!Moroso Engine Breather. Brakes:Wilwood Four Caliper Front Brakes on Cosworth RotorsT Bird Rear Disc BrakesStainless Steel LinesSuspension:Lowering Springs Spax Front StrutsSpax Rear ShocksNew Tires16in. Team Loco WheelsCosworth Front and Rear Sway BarsNew Sway Bar BushingsChromed Strut BarDrivetrain:7in Cosworth Limited Slip DifferentialCustom T5 Two Piece DriveshaftNew GuiboT5 TransmissionRacing Clutch13lb Stock FlywheelSteeda Tri Ax ShifterBody:Real Cosworth Front GrillReal Cosworth Front HoodReal Cosworth Body ArchesReal Cosworth Front BumperReal Cosworth Front Bumper lower lip splitter.Real Cosworth RS 500 Rear Whale TailReal Cosworth RS 500 Lower Lip SpoilerSunroof Wind DeflectorReal Euro HeadlightsHeadlight coversInterior:Momo Commando Steering WheelMomo Shift BootMomo Grand Prix PedalsRecaro Trend Leather SeatsNew MatsNew Black InteriorNew Turn SwitchSR Motorsports Indiglo Gauge SetThree Vdo Gauge PodDead PedalDrink HolderReal Cosworth Parcel ShelfChromed metal widnow switch plate.MiscNew Hatch StrikerNew Heater Control ResistorsNew Clutch CableNew AC CompressorFront Splash LinersSteering RackStrut Tower BushingsGasketsAudio/Video:Pioneer AVH 7500 DVD with 7in. Monitor.Fosgate Puch 250 Main Amplifier.Quipix Mini 50 Watt Amplifier.Diamond Audio HEX 500S component speakers front.Diamond Audio HEX 400S componentspeakers rear.Infinity Bass X SubwooferAlarm:Avantal Alarm SystemPowerlock Anti-start AlarmRemote Doorlock Systemand a vicious dog!