Aftermarket

Porsche 981 by Schmidt Revolution

German car tuner Schmidt Revolution showcased their first tuning kit for Porsche Boxster 981. 

Kit consists of lowering suspensions with Eibach name on it, sitting 30 mm lower than standard model on 20-inch lightweight alloys wrapped on Falken Azenis FK453 performance tires with 245/30 on front wheels and 285/30 on the rear.

Pretty minimalistic approach, but sometime less is more, as shown in pictures below.

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Ferrari 458 Spider by DMC


Ah, DMC, they love to run the show with supercars and couldn't kept away from the Spider version of the 458 Italia.

They applied an aerodynamic body kit with a front splitter, extended side skirts and a rear spoiler, there's also a ventilated hood, carbon fiber mirror caps, sport springs and 21- / 22-inch alloy wheels with Pirelli Sport tires. For the interior it can be outfitted with premium leather upholstery, carbon fiber trim and a new steering wheel.

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Ferrari 458 Spider by DMC
Ferrari 458 Spider by DMC
Ferrari 458 Spider by DMC
Ferrari 458 Spider by DMC
Ferrari 458 Spider by DMC
Ferrari 458 Spider by DMC
Ferrari 458 Spider by DMC
Ferrari 458 Spider by DMC

Audi RS6 Avant by ABT Sportsline


ABT can't stand aside with any Audi model so they applied their signature to the latest Avant beast - the RS6.

The company offers carbon fiber mirror caps and a sports exhaust system. Customers can also order Abt-branded valve caps and "entrance lights" which project the Abt logo onto the ground.

On the performance part they optimized ECU which enables the twin-turbo 4.0-liter V8 engine to produce approximately 666 HP and 830 Nm of torque.

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Audi RS6 Avant by ABT Sportsline
Audi RS6 Avant by ABT Sportsline
Audi RS6 Avant by ABT Sportsline
Audi RS6 Avant by ABT Sportsline
Audi RS6 Avant by ABT Sportsline
Audi RS6 Avant by ABT Sportsline
Audi RS6 Avant by ABT Sportsline
Audi RS6 Avant by ABT Sportsline

BMW 5-Series by JMS


Described as a "light package", the kit consists in a lip kitm which can be glued at home which can be equipped with a set of 20-inch MB Design KV1 wheels.

Optional you can buy a KW coilover suspension which drops the front with 55mm and the rear with 45mm.

Customers can also order sports exhaust systems, optimized ECUs and a "speedpedal" that adjusts the characteristics of the throttle response.

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BMW 5-Series by JMS
BMW 5-Series by JMS
BMW 5-Series by JMS
BMW 5-Series by JMS

Mercedes Benz A-Class by Inden Design and Binz


Every once in a while, tuners collaborate to make things even better, which is this case, with the A-Class. 

So, you take the new A-Class, equip it with AMG sports package and for the rest, tuners work it out. They installed a carbon fiber flap at the bottom front section, while the side skirts' covers received a carbon fiber replacement while the back shows a new diffuser made from the same lightweight material. These two cars also come with the quad exhaust setup which can be found on the C63 Black Series.

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Mercedes Benz A-Class by Inden Design and Binz
Mercedes Benz A-Class by Inden Design and Binz
Mercedes Benz A-Class by Inden Design and Binz
Mercedes Benz A-Class by Inden Design and Binz
Mercedes Benz A-Class by Inden Design and Binz
Mercedes Benz A-Class by Inden Design and Binz
Mercedes Benz A-Class by Inden Design and Binz
Mercedes Benz A-Class by Inden Design and Binz

2013 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb


The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is the second oldest auto race in the U.S.; 12.42 mile course with 156 turns ending at the 14110 foot summit of Pikes Peak.

The race is starting at 08:00 (AM) MST or 03:00 (15:00) GMT and you can watch the live stream on http://www.ppihc.com/live-coverage/ or redbull.tvhttp://redbull.tv

Follow their official Facebook page, for live results and photos.

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2013 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb
2013 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

Mercedes Benz CLS63 AMG Shooting Brake by Spencer Hart


With what can you associate one of the most beautiful Estate cars, with exclusive clothing, of course. Mercedes Benz has colaborated with Spencer Hart, luxury clothing company.

Spencer Hart London Collections has shocased and highlighted the multitude of bespoke optioning available from AMG's Performance Studio.  The exclusive design will be available on order featuring the new Nick Hart Midnight Blue exterior paint scheme and other subtle exterior tweaks.

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Mercedes Benz CLS63 AMG Shooting Brake by Spencer Hart
Mercedes Benz CLS63 AMG Shooting Brake by Spencer Hart
Mercedes Benz CLS63 AMG Shooting Brake by Spencer Hart
Mercedes Benz CLS63 AMG Shooting Brake by Spencer Hart
Mercedes Benz CLS63 AMG Shooting Brake by Spencer Hart
Mercedes Benz CLS63 AMG Shooting Brake by Spencer Hart
Mercedes Benz CLS63 AMG Shooting Brake by Spencer Hart
Mercedes Benz CLS63 AMG Shooting Brake by Spencer Hart

Toyota GT86 TRD Griffon Project


What's more fun than a GT86, a track ready GT86, on a diet! That's right, the Griffon Project isn't about pumping up HP, is about losing as much weight as possible. With a lightweight bodykit by TRD which includes carbon fiber doors, hood, roof, rear wing and boot lid, while the rear diffuser, front wing and bumpers are made from CFRP. The stock glass windows have been replaced by lighter polycarbonate units. The GT 86 now sits on 18-inch alloys wrapped around in Yokohama Advan tires - the car has lost 227kg.

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Toyota GT86 TRD Griffon Project
Toyota GT86 TRD Griffon Project
Toyota GT86 TRD Griffon Project
Toyota GT86 TRD Griffon Project
Toyota GT86 TRD Griffon Project
Toyota GT86 TRD Griffon Project
Toyota GT86 TRD Griffon Project
Toyota GT86 TRD Griffon Project
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