News & Articles

Schwanke Powered GTA Wins Championship!
September 2020
Michael Seay and Neil Fernandez brought the GT1 and GTA SARRC Championships home. "Thank you so much for excellent LS1 made a big difference!!" - Nio

LS1 Debut 
November 2019
Neil Fernandez of Tampa, FL, captured both GTA wins and even set a new personal best fast lap at the CFR-SCCA Turkey Trot at Sebring International Raceway November 30th & December 1st, 2019. Neil dedicated the wins to a dear friend and legendary racer, Fred Strube, from Peoria, IL who passed less than 2 weeks before the race. Comments from Neil on the Schwanke Engines build: "Tim, Wanted to say thank you for building me a great motor! The greatest thing was that we had absolutely ZERO issues and that means the world to me. Thanks a bunch!!"

Michael Mihld’s TA2 LS-Powered Camaro: Hottest Road Racing Around
December 25, 2018
By: Tommy Parry

RAGE Cutting INC. 
August 2018
Here is a video of the 500hp LS3 Chainsaw engine we built back in April 2018 for RAGE Cutting INC. out in Washington. It's a forged rotating assembly LS3 with milled LS2 heads and a custom ground Isky cam.
This video is of a "warm up for a Guinness World Records hit at the Hoquiam Loggers Playday 2019."

Drifting By Hand: The Chairslayer 180SX
Words: Mike Garrett
Images: Larry Chen
October 11, 2016

Ahead of the Curve
By: Grace Webb
March 2015



 Tim Schwanke Interview – Enginology
By: Jim McFarland
March 26, 2014

550 Horsepower TA2 Camaro Hot Laps Thunderhill Raceway
By: Clifton Klaverweiden 
March 14, 2013
"Schwanke pro-built dry sump LS3 – makes 550 HP on 91 octane fuel"

Schwanke Engines 415ci LS3 Road Race
November 5, 2010

ASA Transcontinental Series Engine - Innovation Across The Pond
By: Rob Fisher
July 8, 2010

Fuel-Injected Engine Makes Successful Debut in ASA Free State 500
ASA Press Release
February 11, 2010