Posts Tagged ‘Imports’

Cool Whips: Tommy Kaira Nissan GT-R R35 Ebbrezza-R “Silver Wolf” Edition

January 20, 2010 Leave a comment

If you didn’t get a chance to make the 2010 Tokyo AutoSalon last weekend, then you missed out on some sick car modifications; especially for Nissan’s most recent GT-R R-35 model. Amongst all the big unveils; the highly anticipated Ebbrezza-R sports package from Japanese car tuning and manufacturing company, Tommy Kaira, was a sure winner. It stood out, as if it were an American-built car (e.g a Ford Explorer) was on main display.

Even though Tommy Kaira is know for working their mechanical and visual magic mainly on Skylines, Marchs, Imprezas, and Legacy models; you couldn’t tell from this sports package. They did a complete modification of the Nissan GT-R R35 model, which mostly consists of styling and performance upgrades.

To increase the GT-R’s aerodynamics, the guys over at Tommy Kaira equipped it with a wide-body carbon fiber kit; consisting of a front grille cover lip, a lip spoiler, under-body and rear diffusers, side ducts, side skirts, a rear wide fender and a rear wing. There are two front bumpers to choose from, constructed out of wet carbon material like the rear diffuser. I feel bad for the first dumbass to crash this bad boy in advance… i know the repair bill will be something outlandish!

To squeeze every last drop of performance out of this Japanese icon, Tommy Kaira added a high performance titanium exhaust, Endless MONO6 & 6R Caliper Kit with 390mm rotors, and Quantum Super Sports Suspension Kit. They also added AVS Model F15 Platinum wheels wrapped in Pirelli P Zero tires, to help with grip and handling. They let the engine untouched… but judging by the R-35’s sports head gasket and initial horsepower, that was arguably a justifiable decision.

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Cool Whips: Porsche 911 2010 GT3 RS

August 21, 2009 Leave a comment

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Here is the new 2010 Porche 911 GT3 RS. It boast a 3.8 Liter engine that puts out an astonishing 450hp. The GT3 RS comes with a six-speed manual transmission with a optimized gearbox for a shorter gearshift ratio. A purpose-built PASM (Porsche Active Suspension Management) suspension was added for improved handling performance. Porsche is also introducing the option of a lithium-ion battery for their GT3 RS series. The new lithium-ion battery upgrade will replace the conventional lead-acid battery and reduce the weight of the car by more than 10 kg or 22 lb. The new 911 GT3 race version will be introduced at the Frankfurt Motor Show between September 17-27 of this year. If your think about purchasing this bad boy, it will be going on sale in the early spring of 2010 in the U.S. The prices will be starting at around $132,800.

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Cool Whips: Gemballa Avalanche Roadster GTR 650 EVO-R

August 11, 2009 Leave a comment

This is German Porsche specialists, Gemballa’s new model known as Avalanche GTR 650 EVO-R. Its an upgrade to the 911 Turbo Cabrio. This new version of the 911 boast an upgraded monster engine that pushes out 650hp (485kW). This gives the Gemballa Avalanche a maximum speed of over 205mph.

Gemballa Mirage GT ’09 Matt Edition

August 9, 2009 Leave a comment

Porsche tuners Gemballa have revealed their latest bodykit, the Mirage GT Matt Edition, which is based on the hottest Porsche 980 Carrera GT. Similar to the Mirage GT Carbon Edition but with a different paint job and blue Alcantara interior trimmings. The Gemballa Mirage GT Matt Edition features a massive V10 engine with 670 horsepower and 630 Nm of torque. Performance stats include 0-100 km/h time of 3.7 seconds, a 0-200 km/h (124 mph) time of 9.7 seconds, and a top speed of 335 km/h (208 mph).

Via: DieselStation

Cool Whips: Mansory Bugatti Veyron Vincero [Can U Say $$$]

July 26, 2009 Leave a comment

According to “Prestige Cars” in Abu Dhabi, there are only 3 examples of this limited edition Mansory Bugatti Veyron Vincerò being built.

Via: Prestige Cars

Cool Whips: Bugatti Veyron Pur Sang… “1 Of Only 5 In The World”

July 22, 2009 Leave a comment

This car is a Bugatti Veyron “Pur Sang”. There is only one of  five made in the world!!! All five cars were snatched up by European buyers before anybody could get to bid on them. Just recently one went up for sale by a dealership in Abu Dhabi. Its rumored to be on the market for 3.8 Million Dollars, which makes it the most expensive “Production Car” on the market.

Pics Via: AutoBlog & Luxuo