Since 2001, Vivid Racing has been a premier car tuning company located in Arizona. They have continually made statements and turned heads when it comes to the tuning industry. Starting with nothing in hand, to building a multi-million dollar company, the founders Dan Mermelstein and Rob Rohn have turned Vivid Racing into one of the most recognized brands in the aftermarket tuning industry. They have been featured in several magazines about their business and cars, some including DUB magazine, Performance Business, and Entrepreneur. Both Rob and Dan have competed in many auto events and shows. A few to name are the Gumball 3000 events, Bullrun Rally, and they have been on the “Import Racer” TV show featured on ESPN 2. Several demo cars the tuning firm built include cars for Pepsi, Mazda and Cusco, and Subaru.
The automotive world collectively focuses its attention on the new cars they will reveal in 2009. The last year wasn’t too great for the automotive industry and there will be a lot of advancements, some of technical nature, others of safety or environmental improvements but they focus more on cheaper and fuel efficient cars. The car tuners were really busy in 2008 and they revealed some breathtaking tuning packages. We love extreme modifications, unique and impressive cars and here are the top 10 modified cars for 2008 to salivate over:
They guys from JE Design made a lot of improvements for this ride. They created a wide body kit, installed LSD Doors and 18″ rims painted with the same color as the car. They modified this car’s engine to deliver 244 HP at a maximum torque of 355 Nm and now this Seat Leon could accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in just 6.4 seconds. Read More →
Every modified car has to receive rims to fit it’s beautiful body kit. Alloy wheels will always create a nice visual effect and these type of wheels are also great when it comes to performance. If you want speed and agility you should go for alloy wheels rather than using wheels made from steel. If you want to reduce your car’s weight you could buy alloy wheels online that are lighter and have superior strength. These type of wheels will will also improve the car’s brakes because they allow better brake clearance and there are a lot of companies that design breathtaking rims for any car you would like to modify. If you don’t know which rims will suit your car you should read all about wheels. Alloy wheels can really improve performance, and give huge performance gains if you choose the right fitment for your car.