Modified Cars Auto car tuning news, videos & pictures Sat, 20 Dec 2014 21:25:50 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Video: One Hell Of An Exit For These Modified Cars At 2014 SEMA Show Sat, 20 Dec 2014 21:25:50 +0000 These custom cars create their own show upon leaving The 2014 SEMA Show.]]> 0 Torque For Two: G-Power’s BMW M3 And M4 Models Now Produce 700 Nm! Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:23:51 +0000 G-Power has set about tuning this pair of ‘M’ machines with new engine electronics as well as other power-enhancing wizardry. BMW’s M3 and M4 models are powered by a 3.0-liter inline-six TwinPower Turbo engine that generates 431hp and 550 Nm (406 lb-ft) as standard. G-Power’s version ups this to 520hp between 5,500 and 7,300rpm and...]]> 0 Video: Total Wipeout – The Top Fails By RedBull Motorbike Riders In 2014 Enduro Season Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:20:45 +0000 Even when pumped up with adrenaline, these fails have got to hurt!]]> 0 Power Games: PP-Performance Toyed With This Ferrari F12 Berlinetta So As To Achieve 730 Nm! Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:17:18 +0000 Achieving that edge is what PP-Performance is all about so after getting their hands on the Ferrari F12 Berlinetta they’ve squeezed out more potential from its 6.2-litre V12 engine! Although the standard 740hp (544 kW) and 690 Nm (509 lb-ft) produced by the Ferrari F12 Berlinetta is already rather brutal, tuners like PP-Performance love the...]]> 0 Secret Seven revealed: Mazda’s New Tuned Line-Up For Tokyo Auto Salon Announced! Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:13:11 +0000 Mazda will be taking no less than seven tuned models to the aftermarket exhibition in Tokyo next month. The Tokyo Auto Salon is dedicated entirely to custom cars and will be hosted in the Japanese Capital between January 9th and 11th 2015. One of the stars of the show will be the racing MX-5 roadster...]]> 0 Will Children Really Want To Be Adopted By Boy Racer Who Killed Their Parents In 80mph Collision? Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:08:54 +0000 A 21 year-old boy racer from Romania has offered to take on two children that he was responsible for orphaning in a speed-related crash. The commentary in this video isn’t the best but the message is pretty sobering – maybe it is best to confine car racing to the race tracks!]]> 0 Video: Car Cruise In Huston Pays Tribute To The Late Fast And Furious Actor, Paul Walker Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:07:02 +0000 The actor and car fanatic, Paul Walker was remembered by a whole fleet of fellow motoring enthusiasts at a car cruise in Houston last week. Check out the many cars that are well worthy of starring in the Fast and Furious Films…]]> 0 Video: And The Motor Trend Channel’s Top Driver’s Car Of 2014 Is… Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:03:09 +0000 As the year draws to a close we put to you that very same conundrum; What is the top driver’s car of 2014? This video contains The Motor Trend Channel’s verdict but do you agree? Hit us up in the comments! Remember it’s not about the price, power or equipment levels but rather the pure...]]> 0 Vorsteiner Re-style The 991-Gen Porsche 911 Carrera S Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:59:57 +0000 The tuners’ V-FF 101 Flow Forged rims were recently debuted at SEMA 2014 and in case you were wondering if they’d suit your 991-generation Porsche 911 Carrera S, you can find the answer right here. The wheels in these pictures measure 20×8.5 at the front and 20×11 at the rear. These are paired with 245/35...]]> 0 Video: Drag Race Between A Modern Lambo And Twenty Year-Old 800+ HP Toyota Supra Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:39:55 +0000 Take one Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4 with an exhaust tune that gives it 700hp and race it against a 1994 Turbo Supra with a 6466 precision turbocharger and an 85% blend of denatured ethanol fuel. Well the Supra does have a 100hp performance advantage…]]> 0 Romeo Ferraris Give The Fiat 500 Abarth The Carbon Treatment! Mon, 15 Dec 2014 12:14:23 +0000 This Romeo Ferraris Cinquone model is based around the Fiat 500 Abarth and features a full widebody kit which includes a new bonnet, re-designed bumpers, revised side skirts, a centre-mounted exhaust and unique 18-inch alloys. Go for the add-on carbon package and you get the mirror caps, pillar covers and a rear spoiler all made...]]> 0 Video: How To Spot A Ricer By AlphaJDM Wed, 10 Dec 2014 09:45:24 +0000 This entertaining video separates the tuners from the ricers…]]> 0 Driven: 2014 Mercedes C220 BlueTEC AMG LINE SALOON Tue, 09 Dec 2014 23:42:06 +0000 The all-new C-Class is quite a mover, thanks to its 100 kilogram weight loss program and new aerodynamic design features; the latter includes an arched boot lip and distinctive dual door creases which are also easy on the eye. The tail then mimics the lines of the more expensive S-Class luxury saloon which gives it...]]> 0 Gymkhana Legend, Ken Block Being A Hoonigan In The Only AWD ’Stang Ever Built Tue, 09 Dec 2014 16:06:51 +0000 He was already a honigan in his 650bhp Ford Fiesta but now he has an 850bhp purpose-built Ford Mustang then Gymkhana 7 is bound to be insane!]]> 0 LabJapan’s Top Ten Mods For Drift Cars Tue, 09 Dec 2014 15:28:26 +0000 If you are looking to optimise your car’s drifting potential then LabJapan have some top tips…]]> 0 Strasse Forged Match SM5R Alloys To Chevrolet Corvette C7 Stingray Tue, 09 Dec 2014 15:16:32 +0000 This red-hot Corvette C7 Stingray now sports a set of Strasse Forged’s colour-matched rims! Hot on the heels of the blue Corvette Z06, Strasse Forged Wheels has sourced some very striking SM5R Deep Concave alloys for the C7. They measure 20-inches at the front and 21-inches at the rear and are finished in two-tone Gloss...]]> 0 Jaguar XJ220 Treated To Luxurious Leather Interior Makeover By Vilner! Tue, 09 Dec 2014 15:03:54 +0000 This early 1990s Supercar has been given an interior spruce-up by Bulgarian tuner, Vilner. We are awaiting further details from the company but judging from the pictures there’s been a lot of brown leather used for the dashbard, transmission tunnel, door panels and steering wheel. No mention is given of any power upgrades so we...]]> 0 Badass Porsche 911 Targa 4 By TechArt Mon, 08 Dec 2014 08:49:04 +0000 TechArt is offering a new styling program for the Porsche 911 Targa 4 which includes a full aerodynamic bodykit, alloys and interior modifications. The new aftermarket offerings include a front spoiler, front aero wings and an air outlet grille. There’s also side skirts, a rear diffuser and a rear wing. The company also offers carbon...]]> 0 Turbo Honda Civic EK Sets New Personal Best On Drag strip Mon, 08 Dec 2014 08:45:34 +0000 Showtime203 crew member Joe sets a 9.5@159mph personal best quarter mile time at Atco dragway’s recent test and tune session recently. Have you got a Honda Civic that’s quicker? If so we want to share the video right here.]]> 0 Video: Great Balls Of Fire As Driver Flees Nitro Funnycar! Sun, 07 Dec 2014 09:42:27 +0000 When Christine Steffens’ engine blew at the Perth Motorplex quarter mile strip last weekend the fire and smoke engulfing the Croc Funnycar looked pretty ominous. The car scrapes the wall and comes to a halt before a serene Christine pops the roof and calming climbs out.]]> 0