F430’s raw tuner

Tuning firms have a habit of ruining things. Everything they touch turns to bling or fake carbon fibre and while chavs shout a collective whoop, we just wince. Sometimes, though, they make a pretty good fist of things. Check out this tuned F430 from Japanese firm ASI. Racey, eh? It’s got the usual stuff – new bumpers, new skirts, fixed wing. But brilliantly, … Continua a leggere

Citroen teasing: 4

Matching Lamborghini glimpse-for-glimpse, Citroen has hoicked the metaphorical skirt up just a fraction more on its distinctly angry looking GT concept and released another teaser picture. Details on the GT are still being kept firmly under wraps, though. We know it’ll be properly unveiled in Paris next week, and we know it’ll be featured in Gran Turismo 5 Prologue thereafter. … Continua a leggere

Lambo teasing: volume three

Yet another teaser photo of the mystery new Lambo has emerged from Sant’ Agata, and we’re still hooked on this slow-burning pre-Paris soap opera. The third shot shows the rear tail-light cluster, a sharp slatted affair drawing clear inspiration from the ‘fighter jet’ arrows of the Reventon and LP560-4. We love those three-pronged brake lights. But there’s more here than … Continua a leggere

UpR8ted

If the Audi R8 is a touch sedate for your tastes and you can’t be bothered to wait around for the rumoured V10 version – or indeed the production version of the monster V12 diesel – how about a supercharged version courtesy of Novidem? The forced induction kit pumps up power from a measly 414bhp to 530bhp, with torque jumping … Continua a leggere