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Video: Engine of the Week – Toyota/Lexus V8 1UZ-FE

In this episode of Engine of the Week brought to you by PennGrade Motor Oil and Elring, we look at the details of a Toyota/Lexus 1UZ-FE engine built by Tom Hughes of Hughes Race Engineering in Auckland, New Zealand.

In this episode of Engine of the Week brought to you by PennGrade Motor Oil and Elring, we look at the details of a Toyota/Lexus 1UZ-FE engine built by Tom Hughes of Hughes Race Engineering in Auckland, New Zealand.

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