Check out this new package for the Mercedes M-Class from the tuners at Hofele Design. They are calling it the Starcruiser GT 550, and have developed a complete 14-piece wide body kit for the luxury SUV. It consists of a new front bumper with LED daytime running lights, fender extensions, side skirts, rear apron with integrated diffuser and a new rear spoiler. The price for the styling upgrades can be purchased for €6,500 which appears to be a great deal with the improvements seen here.
A quick update here from Switzer tuning, the Nissan GT-R R1KX “Red Katana” has just ran its best quarter mile in 8.97 seconds at 163 miles per hour. They tested the car at Norwalk, Ohio’s Summit Motorsports Park and this is an unbelievable record for a car that can still be a daily driver. Switzer has proved that the godzilla Nissan GTR is one of the most impressive vehicles of the 21st century.
The Hamann tuning firm has released this Porsche Panamera Turbo and Turbo S package called the Cyrano. It is named after the French character from the 1897 play Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand. The modified sports car now features a wide variety of aftermarket parts, starting off with performance parts for the engine bay and finishing with the stunning body kit that will have Panamera owners drooling.
The tuners at Wald International have released a teaser of a new kit for the upcoming Toyota 86 that has taken the world by storm. In the US, this car will be known as the Scion FR-S or Subaru BRZ, while in Europe it will be called the Toyota GT 86. All in all, this looks to be the hot commodity for tuning enthusiasts and companies worldwide. Wald has released their JDM version for the Toyota 86 with a few teaser photos we have in the this article. You can see the 86 received a new front apron making it more aggressive, new side skirts, fender vents, and a few extras at the rear.
The car tuners at RENM Performance have released a new program for the Lamborghini Aventador called the LE-C or Limited Edition Corsa. For the exterior styling, the super exotic sports car received a new carbon fiber body kit that has been influenced from the Aventador J concept. Performance tuning came next for the all new Lambo Aventador.
Wheelsandmore have done it again, this time with the all new 2012 Audi R8 GT Spyder which they are calling the Triade Bianco package. They are limiting this exclusive kit to 333 units worldwide, so if you own the new Audi R8, put your order in ASAP. This package focuses on reducing the weight to go along with an increase of power, as well as some new styling improvements to make the sports car more aggressive.
The custom tuners from Chrome & Carbon in Dubai have sent us these images of their Chevy Camaro widebody kit called the Guyver. Why is it called the Guyver? The name is from an older Japanese anime series where the characters transformed into robotic warriors. This sports car definitely looks like it could have been in the movie Transformers while the widebody kit is priced at 18,000 USD or 13,500 EURO and will hold plenty of carbon fiber as expected from a company named Chrome and Carbon.
If you still fancy the older Porsche 997 models over the new generation 991 like most of us do, then be sure to follow the Champion Motorsports tuning firm. They have used a 2011 Porsche 911 Turbo S and transformed it into the popular Porsche 911 GT3 RSR race car. However, this one is street legal! This isn’t just a bunch of bolt-on parts hooked up, they went all out to make this one-of-a-kind sports car truly unique.
Even though we haven’t seen an official announcement for the retiring of the BMW M3 E92 model, Vorsteiner has released this kit with a hint. They stated that this BMW M3 GTRS5 program will be “commemorating the retiring” of the famous coupe. The car tuning firm plans to continue the GTRS widebody series with the new BMW model, however it’s going to be hard to not like this M3 kit.
The all new Ferrari FF has received a new sports car tuning program from the famous company Novitec Rosso. Bone stock, the Italian exotic holds a 6.3-liter V12 engine producing 651 horsepower with 683 Nm of torque. Novitec offers four separate power upgrades for the Ferrari FF, stating off with a basic ECU tune. This brings the output to 674 horses and 696 Nm of torque, while the addition of a new stainless steel exhaust jumps it up a bit to 679 HP and 701 Nm of torque.
With all the buzz about the Nissan Juke this past year, the world premiere for the Nissan Juke Nismo edition should have fans at the edge of their seats. Especially since the debut will take place at the 24 Hours of Le Mans race from June 13th through the 17th. The concept was first seen on display at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show, and this performance model will be the first to enter production in a series of new Nissan Nismo cars.
Yes, that name is correct, the latest work from DMC is called the Fakhuna and based on the Aston Martin DBS. Definitely original, but somewhat not fitting, tuning companies worldwide have had some interesting names in the past. This project is no different, and has been designed by Dutch artist Wildspeed who has released several unique renderings over the years.