"Darth Maul" BMW M3 Coupe by MWDesign

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The Canadian tuners from MWDesign have released a tuning program for the BMW M3 Coupe (E92). Dubbed "Darth Maul", this bad-boy body is all about aesthetics. Painted in Jerez Black, the modified M3 features a new Amuse Ericsson front bumper with orange highlights, exclusive carbon fiber side vents, a new rear diffuser, a pair of carbon fiber mirrors and a new sport exhaust system. Running on a...

Steve McQueen's 1956 Jaguar XKSS Le Mans Racer

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The brown chestnut Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta Lusso from last week wasn't the only legendary racer that the famous Steve McQueen drove. He also got behind the wheel of an amazing canvas-topped 1956 Jaguar XKSS Le Mans. Far ahead of its time, the British race car proved to be a monster in disquise. With an aircraft-inspired aluminum body that sweats elegance, a giant asymmetrical fin behind the...

GreenGT Design Concept: the Future Le Mans Electric Racer

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Many motorsport purists think that an electric vehicle may not be fit for the Le Mans race, but the Swiss designers from GreenGT would like to change that. GreenGT is a design study for an electric racer that is aiming to take part in the 24-hour Le Mans race in 2011. Based on a FIA-spec carbon chassis with a fiberglass body, the GreenGT features 2 water-cooled 100 kW electric motors that have...

Veritas RS III Makes Debut at Salon Prive in London

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The first Veritas RS III is going to star at this year's Salon Prive in London in July. It's a German supercar that reaches to the past for inspiration. Unconfined by electronic driving aids, the modern day Veritas will offer the option for two BMW M-sourced powertrains— 480hp V8 or 600hp V10 to prove that it's a true racer. Priced at $375,000 and only built for 50 lucky pilots, the...

Steve McQueen's Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta Lusso

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Steve McQueen has not only been one of Hollywood's most iconic actors, but as a legendary player in the racing and car collecting scene. Recently sold for $2.3 million at an auction, his first Ferrari ever— a 250 GT Berlinetta Lusso (luxurious in Italian), have made a beautiful comeback with an amazing new paintjob in one of the most elegant chestnut browns we've ever seen. A stylish classic...

Gun Inspired Gravel Racer by Freeman Transport

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You don't have to be a messenger or a track bike racer to love the latest cruiser from the gentlemen at Freeman Transport. Dubbed the Gravel Racer, the bike has been designed with the renowned Colt 45 in mind (not the spirit, the pistol). It's covered with a gun metal finish - richly painted with blues and ferric browns, features a set of old racing handlebars, stainless steel lugged rack,...

MAFF Muron Wide Tuning Package for Porsche Cayenne

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While the Porsche Cayenne has been considered by many to be the ugly duckling of the Porsche family, the Romanian tuners from MAFF Racing are doing their best to turn this frog into a prince. MAFF has released a package dubbed Muron that brings life to the beast with its new mouthy front grille with LED daytime running lights, headlight masks and a new front spoiler. Muron also features a...

Ducati Desmosedici GP9, With Help From Shell

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If fancy cars don't do it for you, perhaps a two-wheeled alternative will do. Ducati's Desmosedici GP9 has a lightweight carbon-fiber frame that houses a 90-degree V4 four-stroke engine, generating over 200 horsepower from under 800cc. Shell brings the motor oil and fuel efficiency, lubricating the engine and ensuring an entire race without a pit stop, thanks to a 21-liter tank with V-Power...

Mosler MT900 GTR XX by Intense Automotive Design

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Pure insanity, that's what defines the new 2009 MT900 GTR XX by Mosler Automotive. Apparently John Gocha and his team from Intense Automotive Design have taken their own shot at rebuilding the classic supercar to make it even meaner. Dubbed "The Land Shark", it uses a Corvette-sourced twin turbo GM LS7 engine (381 cubic inch) that sports an unbelievable 2,500 horsepower and runs on a special...

600hp Maserati GranTurismo S by Novitec Tridente

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For their 20th year celebration, the German tuners from Novitec Trident came up with an ultra-modified 600 hp Maserati GranTurismo S. It's an aggressively styled super-coupe with a stylish wide body kit that features a front spoiler, rear wings, skirts and rocker panel extensions. Powered by a stock 4.7 liter V8 engine that now sports 160 ponies more, thanks to an ECU upgrade and a new exhaust...

Maserati Quattroporte Bellagio Fastback Touring: The Super Wagon

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Last week at Villa d'Este, a custom-built Quattroporte Bellagio estate was quietly "resting" in the parking lot. Miles away from your typical impression of how a station wagon should look, this family beast has an aggressive shape and amazing performance that would impress even the most avid SW haters. Hard to consider it a station wagon, as it is more of a sports car in a clever disguise,...

2010 BMW S1000RR Superbike

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Last year, BMW managed to stun motorsport fans with their official announcement for a S1000RR ultra-sport literbike that was supposed to take on established Japanese competitors. This year, all the hype is around the 2010 BMW S1000RR model. Dictated by aerodynamics rather than a designer's pen, the new superbike follows an asymmetrical theme with a large, fox-eye headlamp on the left side...

Production Ready Audi R8-based PPI Razor GTR

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This Audi R8-based PPI Razor GTR is one of the most extreme R8s we've ever seen. World premiered by German tuners from PPI Automotive at this year's Top Marques show in Monaco, the latest model builds on the success of the original with the main focus on optimizing the power-to-weight ratio. Extensively clad in carbon fiber to lose over 521 lbs, the new R8 PPI Razor GTR promises to improve...

Gumball 3000 Rally Kicks Off from LA to Miami

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Gumball Rally 3000 Pictures - On Saturday, more than 120 racing teams chirped out of Los Angeles and barreled for the Nevada desert. Some drivers sharply squealed off the starting line, others revved and roared away as the flag for their interval was dropped.  This year’s Gumball 3000 is out of the gate, and teams are making their way from West to East...

Hennessey Unleashes 2009 Cadillac V700 CTS-V

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The 2009 Cadillac V700 CTS-V is a beefed-up tuning exercise for those looking for insane power. Put together by the team at Hennessey Motorsports, this hot-rodded project definitely cuts to the chase with its crazy specs. With help from an upgraded intercooler, a reprogrammed engine computer and a three-inch exhaust system with high-flow catalytic converters, this 700hp beast is ready to jump...

GTA Spano, The Spanish Supercar

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A revolutionary automotive icon for a country that needed one of its own, GTA Spano is the Spanish supercar that could easily take on Lambos and Ferraris.  This Valencian beast features a sculpted exterior built from a special combination of Kevlar, carbon fiber and titanium, that not only offers better aerodynamics but also keeps away from the cliche "supercar" shape. Specs wise, it rockets...

The Luxurious Oceanfast 48 Sells for $22 million

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One of the most solid names in the world of luxury sail yachts, the Australians from Oceanfast are ready to deliver their semi-custom 157-ft private vessels starting in July. A sleek sailor hungry for chopping up waves, the $22 million Oceanfast 48 is designed to fulfill the requirements of the most demanding owners. Built with a fiberglass hull and a large teak lined deck (with a raised spa),...

Porsche Carrera GT Gets Konigseder Treatment

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The Austrian tuners from Konigseder decided to show off and release their attempt at a visually improved Porsche Carrera GT. Known as one of the most powerful Porsches ever, the GT has a new body kit that includes a re-designed front bumper with new air vents, a new rear bumper and diffuser, a larger rear wing, new side skirts and bright orange paint for a stylish appearance. With a new set of...

Custom 1965 Frua-bodied Jaguar E-Type, found on eBay

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Brainchild of famed Jaguar racer John Coombs, this 1965 Jaguar E-Type is a fresh, stylistic spin that will easily defy all its counterfeiters. Custom designed by the Italian design team at Frua, with a modified front and rear coachwork, this car made it to the 1966 Geneva Salon where it fell short of client’s expectations. But more than 40 years later, after a year-long restoration, the 1965...

Morgan Aero SuperSports: Elegant Supercar Performance

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An old-school four-wheeler with an aircraft-quality aluminum body, the new Morgan Aero SuperSports is one more piece of pedal car hotness to add to your wishlist. Designed to celebrate Morgan's 100th birthday, the new Aero SuperSport is based on the company's Eight GT3 and packs a BMW-sourced 4.8-liter V8 engine.  Although the British supercar is focused on amazing performance, the stylish...