Custom Cars : Car News And Reviews

Caterham Seven Kobayashi Limited Edition

Caterham Seven Kobayashi Limited Edition
Caterham Cars asked one of the drivers on its F1 team, Kamui Kobayashi, to design a special edition Caterham Seven based on the production 250R model.  The car retains the 250R’s 1.6-liter Ford engine which produces 125hp and achieves a 0-to-100kmh (62mph) time of 5.9 seconds and a top speed of 112 mph.
Check It Out

The Ferrari 412 Pickup Truck

The Ferrari 412 Pickup Truck
We’ve seen some unusual pickup truck conversions over the years, but we can honestly say this is the first time we’ve ever seen a Ferrari pickup truck. Sure, it’s not like the Ferrari 412 was the most exotic or powerful car the Italian automaker ever made, but still, it is a Ferrari.
Check It Out

Zagato Lamborghini 5-95

Zagato Lamborghini 5-95
Yet another amazing car has surfaced at this year’s Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este, this time the result of a collaboration between Lamborghini and coachbuilder Zagato, built to celebrate Zagato’s 95th anniversary. This custom-built car was commissioned by Lamborghini collector Albert Spiess, and blends the high-tech styling of Lamborghini’s latest vehicles with curvaceous, classic Italian elements.
Check It Out

Regula-Exclusive Reworks the Porsche Cayenne

Regula-Exclusive Reworks the Porsche Cayenne
German after-market tuning specialists Regula-Exclusive reworked the Porsche Cayenne and we think the results are impressive. Their new bodykit consists of a complete front bumper, rear bumper, and side skirts. The body pieces are manufactured with a high-quality, flexible polyester polyurethane and are come primed for a total price of €7,594 EUR (~10,351 USD) and can be done with carbon fiber (also primed) for an additional €1,500 (~$2,045 USD).
Check It Out

Audi Samurai Blue 11 Limited Edition

Audi Samurai Blue 11 Limited Edition
Audi has created a series of limited edition cars to celebrate Japan’s entry into the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. Their exterior is finished in Audi’s Estoril Blue, which is available worldwide on many of its 2014 models, but the cars also come with an exclusive Knight Blue leather interior with contrasting Crimson Red stitching.
Check It Out

2014 BLR Land Rover Defender 5.0 V8 Custom

2014 BLR Land Rover Defender 5.0 V8 Custom
BLR (Bespoke Land Rovers) is part of the UK company Berkshire Land Rover and its devoted to building custom Land Rover Defenders that both look beautiful and have incredible performance. This LWB (long wheelbase) Land Rover began life as a Discovery and you can choose to have the standard engine replaced with a Ford 5.0 V8 Coyote 412 hp engine with 6-speed manual transmission, making the car far more capable for daily driving.
Check It Out

Nissan Qashqai R Could Drag Race a Bugatti Veyron

Nissan Qashqai R Could Drag Race a Bugatti Veyron
Inspired by the insane GT-R/Juke mashup that was the Nissan Juke R, the guys from UK tuning shop Severn Valley Motorsports decided to make a Nissan Qashqai with a GT-R R35. For those of you unfamiliar with the Qashqai, it’s a small crossover SUV that’s popular in the Middle East, New Zealand, Russia and the UK.
Check It Out

Mansory G63 AMG 6×6 Full Carbon Edition

Mansory G63 AMG 6×6 Full Carbon Edition
The Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG 6×6 is already about as over the top as you can get in a vehicle, but that didn’t stop Mansory from taking the 6-wheeled, $500,000+  behemoth to another level. This tricked-out version of the already powerful off-roader now has a mind-bending 840 horsepower and 738 lb-ft.
Check It Out

NCE Two-Door Tesla Model S and Convertible

NCE Two-Door Tesla Model S and Convertible
Newport Convertible Engineering (NCE) is known for taking popular cars and transforming them into drop-tops. The latest vehicle on their chopping block is the Tesla Model S. The company is already hard at work at building a convertible Model S sedan, but has revealed it is also working on both a 2-door convertible as well as a coupe Model S.
Check It Out

Help Choose the Brabus Smart Fortwo Design

Help Choose the Brabus Smart Fortwo Design
Brabus and Smart have teamed up to allow consumers to help design the next Brabus Smart Fortwo for production. Head over to the Smart Fan Edition site and design your favorite Fortwo, choosing the car’s exterior colors, wheel color, seat quilting and seat color.
Check It Out

DIY Solar and Wind-Powered Electric VW Beetle

DIY Solar and Wind-Powered Electric VW Beetle
Electric vehicles are clearly here to stay, but even today’s cheapest all-electrics cost nearly $30,000, and most of them cost significantly more. With that in mind, one enterprising student in Nigeria decided to build his own electric car – and this one can run on solar or wind power.
Check It Out

2014 Brabus 850 6.0 Biturbo Mercedes E-Class

2014 Brabus 850 6.0 Biturbo Mercedes E-Class
Germany’s Brabus has taken their hand to the Mercedes-Benz E63 sedan and boosted the car in almost every way, including the power plant to an mind-crushing 850 horsepower. That gives the car a top speed of over 217 mph and a 0-to-100 kmh (62 mph) time of 3.7 seconds for the rear-wheel drive models and 3.1 seconds for the 4Matic all-wheel drive version.
Check It Out

Huet Brothers HB Coupe to Be Based on Miata

Huet Brothers HB Coupe to Be Based on Miata
We already know that Mazda is working on a revamp of the MX-5 Miata for 2016, and if industry trends are any indication, it’s likely going to err on the side of modern vs. retro styling.
Check It Out

Meyers Manx Introduces an Electric Dune Buggy

Meyers Manx Introduces an Electric Dune Buggy
In 1964, Bruce Meyers created the world’s first fiberglass dune buggy, the Meyers Manx, and Meyers Manx has built more than 7,000 dune buggies since then. The car has such an important place in U.S. automotive history that, in May of 2014, the Historic Vehicle Association recognized the 1964 Meyers Manx as part of the Secretary of Interior’s Standards for Heritage Documentation.
Check It Out

2014 Callaway Chevrolet Corvette Stingray

2014 Callaway Chevrolet Corvette Stingray
Callaway continues its tradition of creating high-performance specialized versions of the Chevy Corvette with the new 2014 Callaway Corvette Stingray. The car features Callaway’s new supercharger system that boosts the engine’s horsepower to 620. Based on Eaton’s 2300cc TVS rotor pack, the supercharger was built with efficiency and reliability in mind.
Check It Out

Use Arrow Keys ← → for Faster Navigation | Click to DisableClick to Enable

Home | About | Suggest | Contact | Team | Links | Privacy | Disclosure © 2013-2021 Awesomer Media

Awesome Stuff: The Awesomer | Gadgets, Games + Gizmos: Technabob