The latest car tuning shows with the best cars showcased at tuning shows around the world.
Although there are plenty of Lamborghini Aventador kits on the market today, that hasn’t stopped Hamann from launching their new Nervudo package at the Frankfurt Motor Show. With a race-ready feel, a whole new aero kit was fitted to the body, consisting of a new front bumper, two front spoilers, side skirts, roof scoop and a large rear wing. Additional modifications to the exterior include the sport exhaust system that exits through a carbon fiber rear diffuser and 20-21 inch lightweight alloy rims wrapped in high performance tires.
At the 2013 Life Ball event in Vienna, Austria this Roberto Cavalli gold-themed Mini Paceman sold for €150,000 or $194,000 with all proceeds helping HIV/AIDS. This is the most expensive Mini ever sold at a Life Ball auction, and Ralf Schepull, the head of Mini brand communications said, “We are very pleased that the one-off MINI has sold for a record price and can thus make a special contribution to projects dedicated to fighting HIV/AIDS. The charity principle is an important part of the MINI brand, which enjoys a unique platform through this partnership with the Life Ball.”
The SEMA Show has already come to an end at the Las Vegas Convention Center, but it wouldn’t be a superb car show without some car girls at the scene. Here are some of the top hotties seen representing their brand. The beautiful women drew large crowds as usual while completing the SEMA Show with a bang. Check out all the babes below.
Check out all the modified Scion FR-S cars we have gathered from the Tuner Challenge at SEMA this year. You will see the extreme body kits to performance upgrades and everything in between. If you have already ordered a FR-S or are looking for future upgrades, then this is the gallery for you. Three of these were entered in the Tuner Challenge where Scion gave $10,000 to the guys to customize their Scion and compete for a $15,000 prize.
Famous comedian and ventriloquist Jeff Dunham pulled the covers off his “Project UltraViolet” Dodge Challenger SRT8 at this week’s SEMA Show. This was a collaboration project between Mopar, SRT and Jeff’s crew from Palmer’s Customs based out of Camarillo, California. The car combines an ultra-violoet paint with a black upper half, and received a variety of exterior modifications to make it one bad machine.
Inspired by members of the Justice League, Kia has flown over their new line of DC Comics superhero cars for the SEMA Show. They are called the Flash Forte Koup, Aquaman Rio 5-door, Cyborg Forte 5-door, Green Lantern Soul and the Batman Optima which was originally seen at the New York International Auto Show a few weeks ago. This is a new movement by DC Entertainment to raise funds and awareness about the hunger crisis in the Horn of Africa.
Summer car tuning shows have been wrapping up across the nation so you must watch what we have gathered if you are a true fan. Check out the Music City Car Meet that completely rocked the city of Nashville, Tennessee and brought together tuning enthusiasts from all over the east coast. Then you have the Import Alliance meet that occurs every season with the latest projects gear heads want to show off. Combine all the cars from these videos and you will literally have hundreds of tuned rides to salivate over.
The Ford Mustang specialists at American Muscle have paired up with several hot models and customer cars to shoot their 2013 American Muscle Calendar. Not only was this a hit at the shop and live on Ustream, but on August 12, 2012 over 1,000 Mustangs will gather in Media, PA for the largest Mustang-only show of the year. Proceeds will benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (CFF) and is just one of the many events American Muscle throws every year. Hit the jump to see some new and old Ford Mustangs along with the hot car girls as usual.
The Top Marques in Monaco, one of the premier places to see the rich and famous bring their toys out for play. We have some of the best supercar sounds at the Top Marques, courtesy of YouTube user Nick who goes by NM2255 on the site. Jump past the first two minutes and you will see some of the most exotic sports cars from around the world revving the engines.
At the end of this month, the all new Pagani Zonda R Evo will debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. This is the highly anticipated successor of the original Zonda R that the world fell in love with. This updated Evo edition will hold a 6.0-liter V12 powerplant that produces a whopping 760 horsepower. With the lightweight and nimble frame of the Pagani Zonda R Evo, this particular model will be able to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in less than 2.7 seconds and hit an overall top speed of 351 km/h or 218 mph!
The 2012 Gumball 3000 starts up this weekend for it’s 14th rendition, and will definitely be as wild as the past couple years. For those who are not familiar, the 3,000-mile rally will begin in New York this year, pass through Canada, and end in Los Angeles after making five pit stops along the way. During each stop, the entire group of entrants throw a huge party with the gathering of celebrities and all different kinds of unique and tuned cars. It will kick off this Friday at noon in New York, with tons of fancy rides and celebrity appearances. Stay tuned for more Gumball 3000 pictures and videos.
A couple weeks ago, the Russian capital of Moscow held one of the countries largest car tuning shows. People from all over came to see the modified cars, and you see a couple nice Mansory Porsche tuning projects in one. Of course, the car girls were seen dancing all around and on top of the cars to attract attention. As good or even as bad, (girl in the blue – NSFW video) it definitely kept tuning enthusiasts engaged with the car show. Hit the jump to watch all the 2012 Moscow tuning show videos we gathered.