Kicherer Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG

Kicherer’s First Take On The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Storms In

Kicherer may not be as well known as its rival German tuners such as Brabus and MTM, but the firm has a penchant for building some of the most stylish and aggressive kits in the business--especially when it comes to modifying cars from Mercedes-Benz. The tuner has now turned its mad scientists onto... read more

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Oakley Design Ferrari 458 Italia

Oakley Design Brave Enough To Improve On Ferrari's 458 Italia

The Ferrari 458 Italia, automotive perfection to many but still not enough for some, as hard as that may be to believe. “Who?” we here you shout. Well, for starters, the... read more June 9, 2010 by 

2011 BMW 135i

Superchips Offers 360 Horsepower ECU Retune For BMW 135i

BMW is working on a hotter version of the 1-Series that’s due next year and set to wear fabled M badges, but if you can’t wait that long or aren’t prepared to pay the... read more June 7, 2010 by 

Emotion Wheels BMW M3 V-8 twin-turbo

Twin-Turbo V-8 Shoehorned Into BMW M3 By Emotion Wheels

A high-revving, sweet-sounding V-8 is a marvelous thing, and BMW's 4.0-liter V-8 in the M3 is a capital example. The tuners at Emotion Wheels, however, weren't satisfied... read more June 2, 2010 by 

Maybach Exelero

Dodge Viper-Based Maybach Exelero Replica Your’s For $675,000

The Maybach Exelero concept was released back in 2005, and stunned the motoring press with its crazy design and performance. The 700 horsepower two-seater was fitted with a... read more May 31, 2010 by 

Novitec Rosso Ferrari 612 Scaglietti

Novitec Rosso Says Goodbye To The Ferrari 612 Scaglietti

A grand farewell is a rarity in the auto industry, as the next new thing sweeps its predecessor--however great it may have been--aside. Such a fate is likely for the aging... read more May 31, 2010 by 

Hennessey Chevrolet Camaro

Hennessey Rolls Out 1,000 Horsepower Chevrolet Camaro Kit

Thought Hennessey’s LS9-packing 700 horsepower HPE700 was as extreme as Camaro tuning got? Think again because the Texan tuner is at it again and now offering mega 1,000... read more May 24, 2010 by 

AC Schnitzer BMW X6 M

AC Schnitzer Takes On The BMW X6 M

The somewhat ungainly proportions of BMW's not-a-sedan, not-an-SUV X6 have been the subject of intense debate. It's not ugly in the traditional sense, but it's not especially... read more May 18, 2010 by 

Vorsteiner V6E Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG

Vorsteiner Releases V6E Kit For The Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG

While German tuners generally tend to stick with a single marque, tinkering with the likes of BMWs, Audis, Mercedes or Porsches to the exclusion of others, American tuner... read more May 14, 2010 by 

2010 Suzuki Kizashi SE AWD

TechArt Boosts The 2010 Porsche 911 Turbo To 620-HP

Tuner cars are often works of art, flights of fancy or out-and-out racers, but rarely are the upper echelons of performance-tuned cars graced by models intended as daily... read more May 10, 2010 by 

Brabus Vanish Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG Black Series

Brabus Vanish Badder Than The Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG Black Series

The Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG Black Series is one car not in need of an upgrade but that hasn’t stopped the guys at Brabus from increasing the car’s performance to the level... read more April 14, 2010 by 

AMS Performance R35 Nissan GT-R

America’s AMS Performance Builds World’s First Nine Second R35 Nissan GT-R

The Nissan GT-R is the quintessential Japanese sports car--high-tech, efficient and with styling that could only have come from the Land of the Rising Sun--but when it comes... read more March 28, 2010 by 

2011 Ford Mustang V-6  -  30 mpg

No Ford Mustang EcoBoost, But Tuners Prepping Turbo Stangs

A year or two ago, the rumor mill was abuzz with speculation that Ford might offer a version of its EcoBoost V-6 on the 2011 Mustang—and it might even replace the V-8. Ford... read more March 24, 2010 by 

Dinan S3-R BMW M3

Dinan Injects BMW M3 With M5-Rivalling Performance

A high-revving, sweet-sounding V-8 is a marvelous thing, and BMW's 4.0-liter V-8 in the M3 is a prime example. The tuners at Dinan, however, weren't satisfied with the... read more March 18, 2010 by 

ABT Audi R8 GT R

ABT Tuned Audi R8 GT R And R8 Spyder Cruise In

The formula for supercar success is surprisingly simple: mid-engine, rear or all-wheel drive, 500-plus horsepower and look-at-me styling--so the latest creation from Audi... read more March 16, 2010 by 

Vath V58 Mercedes-Benz SLK55 AMG

Vath V58K Tunes Mercedes' SLK55 AMG Up To 565 Horsepower

Tuner cars are often examples of the worst sort of overkill, but occasionally a car will sneak through with less-than-typical appearance modifications and a monstrously... read more March 11, 2010 by 


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