Posts Tagged ‘Porsche’

RUF Releases the Third Stage for Porsche CTR 3

Monday, July 25th, 2011:

The tuners at RUF have revealed a third installment of the Porsche CTR 3 with several upgrades from the previous two models dating back to 2007. This new CTR 3 version features a longer wheelbase than the other two, allowing it to hold a new mid-engine with the new body made from galvanized steel. Found in the engine bay is a 3.8-liter twin-turbo boxer powerplant producing 50 PS more than the previous Porsche tuning. A newly designed gearbox for the CTR is transversely mounted, and sends all 750 PS and 960 Nm of torque to the wheels.

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Switzer Porsche Panamera P680

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011:

The tuning company from Ohio called Switzer Performance has created a perfect performance kit for the Porsche Panamera. They didn’t add a whole bunch of body modifications, and instead decided to tune the Porsche where it would have the greatest effect. Under the hood you will find a direct-injected V8 with twin turbos and the Switzer P680 hardware.  Two new turbos give the Porsche Panamera a better boost response with their billet compressor wheels, while the cooling system have been improved with a new intercooler.

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Magnat Porsche 911 GT3 Snowmobile

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011:

A new package for the Porsche 911 GT3 has been released by the tuning company Magnat for owners looking to trick out their sports car. This styling and performance kit is called the Snowmobile from the colors featured on the exterior and interior. Magnat is typically a German audio specialist, however they have modified this Porsche 911 GT3 with several goodies. The exterior paint consists of a matte black trim with stripes running down the sides and center. A new set of Ultraleggera HLT CT by OZ Racing wheels measuring 19-inches give it an extra aggressive look, while wrapped in Yokohama Advan Sport tires sized 235/35/19 up front and 305/30/19 at the rear.

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LUMMA Porsche Cayenne Tuning

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011:

The guys at LUMMA Design have released a nice tuning kit for the Porsche Cayenne II called the White Pepper. It is based on the previous CLR 558 GT package that was specially made for the Porsche Cayenne diesel model, but this time is also for the regular fuel SUV. The exterior received a new front spoiler, wider wheel arches, side skirts, and rear diffuser. A new bonnet made up of lightweight carbon fiber and kevlar give it a unique look, while the 3-pipe stainless steel exhaust provides the deep desired sound. On the original Porsche Cayenne kit the suspension was lowered up to 40 mm, and the wheel package consisted of 22×10-inch rims wrapped in 295/30R22 high performance tires.

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RUF Porsche 911 RT 12 R Test Drive Video

Saturday, April 30th, 2011:

Last month at the Geneva Motor Show, the tuning specialists at RUF revealed the Porsche 911 RT 12 R, and we now have this test drive video to show you. According to the test driver, Martin, this RUF RT12 R is one of the fastest cars he’s ever driven, and this comes from a guy who owned a Lamborghini Murcielago and Ferrari F430. This RT 12 R is the next generation RT12 S, and this sports car specifically designed to race. With its lightweight body, weighing in at only 1495 kg, the 3.8-liter twin turbo engine has more than enough output at 730 horsepower and 940 Nm of torque. With a top speed of over 370 km/h, the price for this Porsche 911 is reasonable at 279,000 Euro excluding taxes. Hit the jump to hear the beast tear through the streets.

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SpeedART Porsche Cayenne EVO XL 600

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011:

The second generation of the Porsche Cayenne has been impressive, however the tuners from SpeedART have made it even more appealing. It was announced earlier this year, and now the Porsche Cayenne Titan EVO-XL 600 package is on sale. The longtime Porsche tuning firm started off with a wide body kit consisting of a new front apron, fender flares, rear apron, diffuser, side skirts, and a roof spoiler. A two-tone paint scheme along with 22 or 23-inch lightweight alloy rims complete the exterior styling.

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Sportec Porsche Cayenne II Turbo SP580

Thursday, March 31st, 2011:

The Swiss tuning firm Sportec has released a new package for the Porsche Cayenne II Turbo called the SP580. First, the engine customizations consist of an ECU reprogramming to increase the 4.8-liter V8 turbo engine to 580 PS and 700 Nm of torque. At the track, the results show a 0 to 100 km/h acceleration time of 4.4 seconds, while the top speed was improved to 285 km/h. The turbo Porsche Cayenne is now able to handle these speeds with beefed up 6-piston calipers up front, 4-piston calipers at the rear, and new vented brake discs.

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Singer Design Old Classic Porsche 911 With Modern Technology

Wednesday, March 30th, 2011:

Check out this 2011 Singer Porsche 911 custom built by the guys at Singer Vehicle Design. They have decided to re-create, and restore the old classic Porsche 911 models, from the pre-1994 series. Some nice pictures here show us what this late 70’s or early 80’s model Porsche 911 can look like with a little attention to detail. However, this restoration of the 911 can’t be considered authentic, because the tuners use custom made parts from carbon fiber and other powertrains to keep them up to par with today’s standards.

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Sportec SPR1 FL Porsche 911

Monday, March 28th, 2011:

The Sportec tuning firm released the SPR1 FL based on the current 997 Porsche 911 Turbo with a facelift. It is the successor to the SPR1 R, featuring a new semi-sequential gearbox, LED taillights, rear bumper, and side mirrors. Performance numbers stayed relatively the same, however are still an impressive 858 PS and 880 Nm of torque. The new FL in the name comes from a Smooth Flow intake manifold holding two injectors per chamber. Other tuning performed is the addition of a carbon ram air intake, two hybrid turbos, and a performance intercooler.

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Mansory Porsche Cayenne Turbo SUV

Friday, March 18th, 2011:

The guys at Mansory were one of the most active tuning companies releasing new projects at the Geneva Motor Show. Besides the Mercedes SLS and Ferrari 458 Siracusa, we now have the Porsche Cayenne Turbo SUV from Mansory. A wide-body kit was installed to make the truck more aggressive, and consists of many carbon fiber parts. A new bonnet, side skirts, and rear diffuser were fitted perfectly, along with new 22-inch black rims. Under the hood, performance tuning was a top priority and done right by Mansory.

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Hamann Porsche Cayenne Turbo Guardian

Friday, March 11th, 2011:

Hamann, the German tuners have debuted the Guardian, styled on the Porsche Cayenne Turbo, and released at the Geneva Auto Show. The front apron features integrated fog lights and LED daytime lights, as well as large air inlets; the carbon bonnet is lightweight and boosts engine ventilation with a power dome slip. The Cayenne is widened by 120 mm in front and 160 mm in back by side skirts and fender extensions. A gray and black paint theme with new wheels were installed for a custom look. Two large exhaust pipes are centrally mounted on the rear apron, which also boasts an integrated diffuser. An air filter, catalysts, sport exhaust system, and silencer are used to boost power. An ECU remap works with the hardware to increase the V8 twin-turbo engine output up to a full 550 PS.

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RUF Porsche 911 RT 12 R

Sunday, March 6th, 2011:

It’s been a while since RUF unveiled a new tuning kit, but they have now come to the lime light at the Geneva Motor Show with the RT 12 R based on the Porsche 911. The 3.8-liter twin-turbo Boxer engine received a nice power upgrade to 730 PS and 940 Nm of torque. A stunning gold and yellow paint job with black contrasting parts were used. The engine puts down the power through the six-speed manual transmission to the all-wheel-drive system. An optional rear-wheel-drive setting is available, but who would want to use that? The top speed for the RUF RT12 R is 370 km/h (230 mph), while the sports car weighs in at only 1495 kg (3295 lbs). Several carbon fiber parts make up the exterior styling, and we have the complete list after the jump.

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