The Middle East and the Mediterranean are home to some of the most powerful and luxurious cars ever built but like everywhere else, the regions are subject to owners who have too much money and bad taste. The following FAB Design cars were spotted outside a local hotel in Monaco and they help to illustrate the battle between taste and tacky quite nicely.
Remember when you were a kid, your teacher rambling on about fractions and short division, while you were overly focused on penciling your dream car onto that scratch piece of paper? Years later, in your first move out of your parent’s house, you find those papers, only to realize you were quite adept at drawing cheese wedges with wheels? While that may be the reason I write about cars, rather than design them, an artist named Jon Sibal has taken this time honored tradition to a new plateau. Pictures available after the jump.
America has the the most powerful supercar, the Corvette ZR1. The ZR1 ruled for several months, and already have tuners in engine power, even to absurd levels. Hennessey is the latest creation, called
ZR700 for 755hp (526kW) production is a perfect example.
A SUV, and particularly one which is driven by a diesel engine, is not quite a lazy car. Mercedes tuner KICHERER shows how the Mercedes GL 420 CDI learns to fly in its recent reincarnation named KICHERER GL 42 Black Line.
The German tuners at MERKUR published their program to upgrade the new Fiat 500.MERKUR Fiat 500 comes with two updates for bouth models and updated parts. Fiat 500 MERKUR style package includes new front and rear spoilers and a new set of wheels that are 16 and 17 inches. The kit also includes, where bodies of extended wheel.MERKUR the Fiat 500 comes with an adjustable height coilover suspension, nine rings and a new exhaust system of stainless steel.The price of Fiat 500 MERKUR package has not yet been announced.
Previously tuning house HARTGE had released a full range of accessories for the BMW M3 that include aluminium pedals, an aluminium handbrake handle and HARTGE gear knob. A new range of exterior accessories is now available from HARTGE.
Italian tuner UK Garage is presenting its latest project, the Lotus Exige-based Extrema. UK Garage works on such names as TVR, Noble and Radical. Plenty of work has gone into the Extrema from when it was an Exige up until its current format.