Mercedes Benz G 55 AMG with MANSORY G-Couture Designer Package

The German aftermarket company MANSORY has created a G-Couture limited customization program for the Mercedes-Benz G 55 AMG.  The design package includes styling and technical improvements. The exclusive program will be available for only 7 Mercedes-Benz SUVs.

Mercedes Benz G 55 AMG with a MANSORY G-Couture Package

The G 55 AMG with a MANSORY G-Couture kit features significant changes in the interior. The conversion includes panels made out of high-strength, ultra-light carbon compressed by autoclave prepreg method. This cutting-edge technology is used in the aircraft and aerospace industry.

The striking exterior of the G-Couture is completed by a set of high-performance Pirelli Scorpion tyres (305/35 R 23)  and one-part rims, measuring 23 inches.

Many parts of the production version of the Mercedes Benz G 55 AMG have been replaced with details from the Mercedes-Benz SLR. This SUV boasts the impressive 700 HP (515 kW). In comparison, the production series G 55 AMG delivers 507 HP (373 kW). The maximum torque of the customized Mercedes Benz is 880 Nm instead of 780 Nm.

Interior

The cabin features individual back seats, unique central console, rear passengers integrated monitors connected to a DVD entertainment system.

The seats of the G 55 AMG with a MANSORY G-Couture are wrapped in a fine leather with applications made of real python skin. Another interior highlights are the airbag sports steering wheel and the aluminium pedal system.

McLaren Concept by Vorsteiner

The McLaren Concept is the latest masterpiece of the German tuner. The name of the Vorsteiner`s McLaren 12C coupe is V-Concept.

The Vorsteiner engineers has designed a new front end with carbon fiber front bumper and splitter. The McLaren Concept is fitted with an additional air intakes in front of the front wheels. This performance element has been taken from McLaren P1.

McLaren V concept
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The exterior of the Vorsteiner`s McLaren 12C is accentuated by a carbon fiber side skirts and dark 20-inch front and 21-inch rear alloy wheels.

The rear of the McLaren Concept features a carbon fiber tail with an aggressively styled diffuser, and additional carbon fiber air intakes behind the rear wheels. The styling end performance package also includes an extra carbon fiber rear wing on the air brake.

The McLaren-V Concept by Vorsteiner is powered by a twin-turbo 3.8-liter V8 engine pumping out 625hp and 442lb-ft of torque.

McLaren V concept
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2013 McLaren MP4-12C Technical Specification

Drivetrain layout

Longitudinal mid-engine, RWD
Engine configuration

V8 twin turbo

Engine material

Aluminum block and cylinder heads

Compression ratio 8.7:1

Valvetrain

32-valve, DOHC, dual VVT
Redline ( rpm)
8,500
Bore x Stroke (mm) 93 x 69.9
Engine displacement (cc) 3799
PS / rpm 625 / 7500
Torque Nm / rpm 600 / 3000-7000

Transmission

7 Speed SSG with Pre-Cog

Body structure

Carbon fiber MonoCell with aluminum front and rear frames

Dimensions

Wheelbase (mm) 2670
Track, F/R (mm) 1656 / 1583
Length (mm) 4509
Width (mm) 1908
Height (mm) 1199
DIN weight (kg / lbs) 1434 / 3161
Dry weight (kg / lbs) 1336 / 2945
Dry weight with lightweight options (kg / lbs) 1301 / 2868
Weight distribution at DIN F / R % 42.5 / 57.5
Active aerodynamics McLaren Airbrake
Suspension

ProActive Chassis Control
ProActive Chassis Control modes Winter / Normal / Sport / Track
Powertrain modes
Winter / Normal / Sport / Track
Brakes Cast iron discs with forged aluminum hubs (F 370mm / R 350 mm)
Wheels (F / R) 19” x 8.5”J / 20” x 11” J
Tires (F / R) Pirelli PZero 235/35 R19 / 305/30 R20

Koenigsegg CCXR Special Edition

The latest Koenigsegg CCXR Special limited edition is even more powerful and fast compared to the current Swedish supercar range. It is based on the Koenigsegg CCXR concept. The Koenigsegg carmaker has created a stunning design for the CCXR Special Edition featuring visible carbon body panels and impressive aero package. The Koenigsegg CCXR Special Edition is fitted with a double Formula 1 wing, a F1 Paddleshift system, larger front splitter and side winglets, as well as wheel vents on top. Inside the Swedish supercar shines with an unique touchscreen infotainment system with navigation and a g-force meter.

Koenigsegg CCXR  Special Edition

The Koenigsegg CCXR Special Edition is capable of the incredible 1018 Bhp at 7000 rpm. It sprints from 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) in 2.9 seconds. The supercar hits the 0-200 km/h time 8.75 sec, 0-200-0 km/h in 13.55 sec, and 0-300-0 km/h in 27.8 Sec. The power comes from a Koenigsegg aluminium V8 engine featuring 4 valves per cylinder and double overhead camshafts.

 

Koenigsegg CCXR  Special Edition

Koenigsegg CCXR Special Edition Technical specifications

Performance

Acceleration: 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) 2.9 seconds, 0-200 km/h 8.75 sec. 0-200-0 km/h 13.0 sec, 0-300-0 km/h: 25.5 Sec.
Maximum Speed: 400+ km/h (250+ mph) (without rear wing)
Braking distance: 32m (100-0 km/h)
Lateral G-force: 1.5 G
Fuel consumption: Highway travel: 18 l/100 km (E85 fuel),
Combined: 22 l/100km (E85)
Weight-to-power ratio: 1.26 kg/hp
Weight distribution: 45% front, 55% rear

Aerodynamics

Cd. 0,36 Frontal area 1.867 m2
Total Downforce at 250 km/h: 350 kg
Flat underside of chassis. Venturi tunnels at rear of chassis/body.

Chassis

Carbon fbre with aluminium honeycomb and integrated fuel tanks for optimal weight distribution and safety.
Weight including tanks: 72 kg.
Front and rear suspension: Double wishbones, two-way adjustable VPS gas-hydraulic shock absorbers, pushrod operated. Electronically adjustable ride height.
Front: Cro-Mo subframe, with integrated crash members.
Rear: Semi-stressed engine and gearbox with support struts, for optimal rigidity and no engine inertia movements.
Fully machined aircraft aluminium uprights, with SKF LeMans specifcation 150mm angle contact ball bearings.
GKN hollow/gun-drilled driveshafts.
Koenigsegg Z-style progressive and lightweight anti-roll bars front and rear.

Engine

V8, 4 valves per cylinder, double overhead camshafts.
Displacement: 4800 cc
Compression: 9.2:1
Sequential, multipoint fuel injection.
Twin Rotrex centrifugal superchargers with response system, 1.6 bar boost pressure.
Dry sump lubrication with oil spray piston cooling.
Power output: 1018 Bhp at 7000 rpm
Maximum torque: 1080 Nm (796 ft/lb) at 5600 rpm

Transmission

Tailor made transversal 6-speed gearbox, with optional paddle-shift.
Torque sensitive limited slip differential.
Clutch: Dual Plate, Ø 240 mm. (in paddle-shift version without Clutch pedal)
Final ratio: 3,364
1st gear: 2,875
2nd gear: 1,773
3rd gear: 1,267
4th gear: 1,000
5th gear: 0,833
6th gear: 0,711
Reverse gear: 3,000

Steering

Rack and pinion power-assisted steering. 2.7 turns lock-to-lock.
Turning circle: 11 metres. TRW electro-hydraulic power-assisted.

Brakes

Front brakes: Ventilated ceramic discs Ø 380 mm, 34 mm wide. 8-piston light alloy Brembo monoblock calipers. Power-assisted.
Rear brakes: Ventilated ceramic discs Ø 362 mm, 32 mm wide. 6-piston light alloy AP Racing callipers.

Traction Control

F1-style for optimal performance with 5 different handling modes.

Wheels

Brand forged alloy wheels with centre locking
Front: 19″ x 9.5″
Rear: 20″ x 12.5″

Tyres

Michelin Pilot Sport 2 (or Cup tires)
Unidirectional with asymmetric tread pattern
Front: 255/35 – 19″ (Y)
Rear: 335/30 – 20″ (Y)

Body style

Two-door, two seats, removable hardtop stowable under the front hood lid. Construction is made out of pre-impregnated carbon fbre/kevlar and ultra light sandwich reinforcements.

Electrical System

Solid state digital semiconductors – no fuses or relays. Can bus operated and fully programmable functionality.

Equipment
Visible carbon panels, dual airbags, specialrear wing, winglets, large front splitter, detachable storable hardtop with glass roof, power windows, adjustable pedals and steering column, adjustable seats, carbon ceramic brakes with ABS, hydraulic lifting system, power steering, power brakes, satellite navigation, rear camera, DVD, CD, I-pod connection, satelite radio, climate control, digital warning and info system, tyre monitoring system, silver key, leather car- pets, roof stowage bag, car cover, forged aluminium wheels, Chrono instrument cluster.

Dimensions
Total length: 4293 mm (169″)
Total width: 1996 mm (78.6″)
Total height: 1114 mm (44″)
Dry weight
1280 kg (2821 lbs)

Ground clearance
100 mm (3.9″)

Fuel capacity
70 litres (18.5 US gallons)

2013 Mille Miglia Edition

Thousands of racing fans and hundreds of dream supercars participated in a 2013 Mille Miglia Edition. 375 vehicle models are allowed to enter the auto show. During the event the most famous racing cars from the past and stunning contemporary models meet together.

Pagani Huayra Mille Miglia Edition

In 2013, the parade of the most desirable vintage sports cars and collectibles started at Brescia and after 1000 miles, finished in the Italian capital Rome. The glamorous event was held from 16 to 19 of May 2013.
Ferrari 1000 Miglia edition

The expensive collection of cars had its superstars. Amongst them were the Bugatti Type 35T and Grand Sport Vitesse, both finished in Noble Blue color.

Ferrari`s participants also won the hearts of the car enthusiasts. Huayra Mille Miglia Edition raced in the 1000-mile adventure in an unique style as only Pagani supercar can. In fact, two Huayra’s took part in the rally.

Ferrari 1000 Miglia edition

Pagani Huayra Mille Miglia Edition

Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse

Aussie Spartan supercar

The Australian car Aussie Spartan targets the supercars segment. It features a light construction weighting only 500kg. The Sidney-based manufacturer has used a mixture of carbon fibre and alloy in this two-seater.

Aussie Spartan car

The exotic vehicle is powered by a 2.0-litre four-cylinder Honda engine. The powertrain produces 186kW (250hp). Buyers can also opt for a supercharged version delivering 300kW (400hp). The Australian car reaches a top speed of 149 mph.

Inside, the Aussie Spartan is fitted with lightweight shell bucket seats.

The Australian car maker is planning to build 300 Spartan priced at $95,000each.

Aussie Spartan car

Aussie Spartan car

Aussie Spartan car

Ferrari 458 Italia with a A KAHN DESIGN tuning package

The British aftermarket company A KAHN DESIGN has created a special design package for one of the most desirable supercars – the Ferrari 458 Italia.

Ferrari 458 Italia with a A KAHN DESIGN tuning package

The project includes

Alloy wheels options

  • Monza Matt Black 12″ x 22″ Rear Pair, Price per wheel £1200.00
  • Monza Matt Black 9″ x 21″ Front Pair, Price per wheel £975.00
  • RS-XF Diamond 10½” x 21″Rear Pair, Price per wheel £650.00
  • RS-XF Matt Black 10½” x 21″ Rear Pair, Price per wheel £650.00
  • RS-XF Diamond 9″ x 21″ Front Pair, Price per wheel £600.00

Underfloor Ambient Lighting
Suspension Ferrari Lowering Springs

Safety

  • Privacy Tinted Glass (anti-reflection Glass)
  • Privacy Tinted Glass With Anti Smash And Grab

Entertainment

  • Kahn Rear Seat Entertainment Package
  • Head Up Display

Ferrari 458 Italia with a A KAHN DESIGN tuning package

Ferrari 458 Italia with a A KAHN DESIGN tuning package

Ferrari 458 Italia with a A KAHN DESIGN tuning package

Photo Gallery: Gold Rush Rally

The fastest and most desirable supercars are starring every year in the prestigious GoldRush Rally. The event attracts car enthusiasts and owners from all over the world. The Rally offers challenging routes from the East to the West Coast of the US.

Gold Rush Rally photo

Gold Rush Rally photo

 

Gold Rush Rally photo

Gold Rush Rally photo

Gold Rush Rally photo

Gold Rush Rally photo

Most desirable cars displayed at 91st European Motor Show Brussels

One of the most desirable and beautiful supercars in the world were displayed at Brussels Motor Show. The event was named Dream Cars for Wishes. Various exclusive brands attended the show such as Aston Martin, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Bugatti, Cadillac, Corvette, Ferrari, Fisker, Jaguar, Lamborghini, Lexus, Lotus, McLaren, Mercedes, Porsche, Rolls Royce, and Spyker.

Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport

Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport

91st European Motor Show Brussels

The slogan of the event was: “Drive your dream”.

91st European Motor Show Brussels

 

 

Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder with Brushed Red HRE Wheels

One of the most exciting supercars in the world Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder looks even more attractive on high performance HRE wheels in Brushed Red finish. We have seen the Italian athlete on black (gloss and matte), followed by silver and white wheels. This time we are able to enjoy a striking combination!

Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder with Red HRE Wheels

Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder with Red HRE Wheels

The Gallardo Spyder with ruby HRE wheels definitely stands out!

Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder with Red HRE Wheels

Lamborghini Gallardo Mirage blue by WrapStyle


Lamborghini Gallardo Mirage blue by WrapStyle is almost looking like chrome, but its nature has changed in order to sustain hot and humid climate of the wealthy Islamic country Brunei. The company from Central Europe wrapped this exclusive Lamborghini in 3D Vinyl especially for the Asian owner of the vehicle. The Gallardo Mirage blue by WrapStyle was firstly shown to public at luxurious Empire Hotel and Country Club in the capital city.