Modified Cars Auto car tuning news, videos & pictures Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:28:10 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Video: Transformers Eat Your Heart Out: AeroMobil 3.0 Is The Flying Car Of The Future! Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:27:00 +0000 If you ever struggle to get your children to go to school, just remind them of this awesome feat of engineering! You’re going to have to listen to a few Physics teachers to pull this one off! This advanced prototype dubbed the AeroMobil 3.0 was duly given unanimous praise in Vienna recently when it appeared...]]> 0 Video: So You Think You Can Drive In The Ice? Check Out The Rally Pros Doing It! Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:23:27 +0000 Phenomenal sideways action from these rally stars!]]> 0 Driven: 2014 Dacia Duster Ambiance dCi 110 2WD Review Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:16:20 +0000 Dacia’s Duster delivers knock-out value Renault’s subsidiary budget brand Dacia, has been making waves since it splashed onto the UK automotive scene with the Duster. This SUV’s distinctive looks have a functional robustness, from the bluff front and rear, straight flanks and flared wheel arches housing chunky mud and snow tyre shod wheels. Even before...]]> 0 Video: Ken Block’s Modified 1965 Ford Mustang Ready To Kick Butt In Gymkhana 7! Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:56:13 +0000 Its SEMA Debut caused pandemonium and now Ken Block is stirring up that hype again in his latest video to promote Gymkhana 7! This all-wheel-drive Ford Mustang packs an 845 horse power punch; in this video you will see it honing past all the famous LA landmarks like the Hollywood sign, Randy’s Donuts and Chinatown....]]> 0 Video: Supercharged Merc Blows Away 700hp STI and 500hp Corvette! Thu, 20 Nov 2014 21:22:47 +0000 A 3.0-litre blower, new headers and various other bolt-ons give this blacked-Out C63 AMG 250 horses more than the factory intended so no wonder the drivers of the STI and Corvette were lulled into a false sense of security when they tried to race it!]]> 0 Lingenfelter Performance Shares Race Victory With Driver Danny Pop And His 2003 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:19:04 +0000 The driver of this Lingenfelter Performance-tuned Chevy recently took the winning title of 2014 Optima Batteries’ Ultimate Street Car champion, beating Brandon Ranvek in his 2006 Mitsubishi Evo by just one point. The invite-only event which was held at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway between 8th and 9th November also saw Betim Berisha take an...]]> 0 2003 MG ZR 1.4 105+ Wed, 19 Nov 2014 21:30:18 +0000 ]]> 0 Driven: Hyundai i30 Active 1.6 CRDi 2014 Review Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:20:36 +0000 The i30 is Hyundai’s answer to the Volkswagen Golf, Ford Focus and Vauxhall Astra. The new Generation i30 is longer, wider and lower than its predecessor – generating sportier exterior proportions without compromising interior functionality. Offered in three and five door hatchback guises, as well as an estate – all models come with a five-year,...]]> 0 Video: Fancy Taking This Tuned 2016 Mazda MX-5 Cup Car Concept To The Circuit? Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:11:57 +0000 This beefed-up Mazda MX-5 is due to race at various circuits around the globe with the finale taking place at Mazda’s own race track in California. Performance figures are yet to be announced but we do know that the model is based around the fourth-generation Mazda MX-5 and houses a 2.0-litre Skyactiv engine. Chassis enhancements,...]]> 0 Video: What possessed this driver to pull out in front of a fuel tanker is beyond us! Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:02:48 +0000 This idiot driver is seconds from becoming a metal sandwich!]]> 0 MC Customs Boosts Street-Cred Of Mercedes-Benz S550 Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:07:17 +0000 This Wald International-styled Merc looks right at home in the posy city of Miami where MC Customs is based. The Japanese tuner Wald International provided the custom body kit for this S550 which gets everything from a unique front grille to larger intakes in the front bumper and those prominient slashes behind the front wheels...]]> 0 A Tribute To Rally Legend Colin McRae Mon, 17 Nov 2014 14:55:24 +0000 As the 2014 rally season draws to a close we rewind the clock to the days when Colin McRae was dominating the stage with his incredibly fearless driving style. He has certainly left his mark on his fans and his sporting peers alike and this tribute by Chris Hoy is a heart-warming reminder of the...]]> 0 2014 Lexus IS250 by K3 Projekt Mon, 17 Nov 2014 14:48:49 +0000 ]]> 0 Mental! Two Wheel Drifting While Changing Two Other Wheels In Traffic! Sat, 15 Nov 2014 12:20:01 +0000 Keeping a car balanced on two wheels is tricky enough but hanging out of the door and changing the two other wheels at the same time is just plain mental!]]> 1 Custom built Brutus IOUS V8 Turbo revs up for crowds Fri, 14 Nov 2014 19:23:05 +0000 This is some brutal-looking piece of kit! It houses a V8 turbo and a Porsche-sourced transmission.]]> 0 Can You Fit 16 Girls In A Smart Car? Oh, Yes! Fri, 14 Nov 2014 12:18:30 +0000 New Zealand Dancers break the Guinness World Record for the amount of people you can fit in a Smart Car.]]> 0 Angular And Awesome: Subaru VIZIV GT Fri, 14 Nov 2014 12:13:59 +0000 This new Gran Turismo 6 Concept from Subaru is knife-edge madness – just check out the radically sharp design!]]> 0 Double parking revenge comes in many colours! Watch you don’t get sprayed. Fri, 14 Nov 2014 12:08:10 +0000 Here’s what happened when Simplemisfits prankster decided to seek his revenge on those selfish double parkers!]]> 0 Winner Performance For Wimmer’s KTM X-Bow GT, R And RR Fri, 14 Nov 2014 12:00:48 +0000 The KTM X-Bow models get a selection of engine enhancements courtesy of German tuner Wimmer. The KTM X-BOW GT now gets Wimmer’s carbon rear wing with adjustable flaps as well as subtle chassis adaptions. The standard model produces 285hp and 420Nm of torque but due to Wimmer’s turbocharger upgrades, a new high compression pump and...]]> 0 Vote For Your Favourite LA Auto Show Design Challenge Concept On Facebook Thu, 13 Nov 2014 12:21:05 +0000 If you are interested in the automotive technology that may exist in 2029 then you may want to check out this design challenge competition which is currently running on Facebook until 20th November. There are five finalists from China, Japan and the U.S.A. All of the entrants aim to provide advanced relationships between man and...]]> 0