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What is AK swap?

What is AK swap?

More specific talking, behind the “Kswap” meaning, is the engine conversion of the Honda K20A2 (Europe) or K20A (Japan) found on the Honda Type-r models from 2002 till 2007 (US VERSION are also considered but comes down on engine output) .This engine conversion can be used into older Honda chassis (88 ef, 95 eg, 99 ek.

How much horsepower does a K20 have?


Engine Application Power
K20A (High Performance) 2001–2006 Honda Civic Type R (JDM) 212 hp (158 kW) @ 8000 RPM
2001–2006 Honda Integra Type R (JDM) 217 hp (162 kW) @ 8000 RPM
2002–2008 Honda Accord Euro R (JDM) 217 hp (162 kW) @ 8000 RPM
2007–2011 Honda Civic Type R (JDM) 221 hp (165 kW) @ 8000 RPM

How much horsepower does a K20A have?

For the K20A series, the highest horsepower rating was 215hp at 8,000RPM with a peak torque of 149lb/ft at 7,000rpm. With some models producing 155hp (K20A6), others were capable a far more impressive 306hp at 6,500rpm in its stock turbocharged form (K20C1.)

How much HP does a K24 have?

160 hp
The K24A4 was based on the A1, rather than the A2, and featured a compression ratio of 9.7:1. It provided 160 hp and 161 lb/ft torque. Several revisions included an RAA single-stage intake manifold and revised intake and exhaust ports inside the cylinder head, which most enthusiasts agree don’t flow as well as the A1.

Which K20 has the most power?

What cars have the K20A2 engine?


Engine Application i-VTEC engagement
K20A2 2001–2006 Honda Civic Type R ( EDM ) 5800 RPM
2002–2004 Acura RSX Type S 5800 RPM
2002–2004 Honda Integra Type R ( AUDM / NZDM ) 5800 RPM
K20A3 2002–2006 Acura RSX 2300 RPM

Can you swap an EK hatch to a K-motor?

K-Swapping an EK Hatch, Step by Step! Watch the journey of going from the old reliable B16B in this CTR replica to a crazy K20/K24 hybrid! The K-swap infection continues! Nowadays it seems that everybody and anybody with a Honda chassis is looking to make the change to a K-motor. We can’t blame them.

Can you put a K-series in an EK chassis?

Ben drove two hours from his house to pick up his K-series, make sure you check your investments! Putting a K-series into an EK chassis is not exactly plug-and-play. All of the A/C components will need to be removed to fit a full-sized radiator, a necessity if you plan on tracking the car.

How much power does a k20/k24 hybrid have?

This includes nearly doubling the power output thanks to the K20/K24 hybrid that will now grace the engine bay of this EK hatch. Ben’s goal with this new powerplant upgrade is a healthy 260 WHP without the help of forced induction.

What is the plan for the chassis swap?

The plan is to collect all of the necessary parts for the swap and perform proper maintenance to the chassis in preparation for the swap this spring break. Hopefully everything goes as smoothly as im planning it to , but we all know that wont happen.