Category Archives: Aftermarket tuning

When in Rome: Police Remove Modified Maserati Watercraft

The old saying ‘When in Rome, do as the Romans do’ should be carefully interpreted for those looking at the unfortunate chap in the photo below! The man has reportedly been warned several times by police officials to remove his modified Maserati watercraft because it is not safe. I use the term modified lightly–as you will understand upon viewing the short clip below. Clearly the dude-friend-guy did not understand that turning a vintage Maserati car into an unauthorized personal watercraft poses danger. No big deal, just a random modified Maserati watercraft making waves around the interwebs. Cue Easy E lyrics… … Continue reading

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Why the Mansory Torofeo Lamborghini Huracan is a Beast

The Lamborghini Huracan is enough by itself, but the fabulous minds at Mansory have done what they do best—which is take a perfectly good machine to a whole new level. Meet the Mansory Torofeo Lamborghini Huracan, a raging 1,000 horsepower supercar packed with additional performance upgrades. To put that feat into perspective, the standard Lamborghini Huracan puts out around 610 horses. The appearance of the Mansory version would be enough without any additional power–but the medley of both is quite intoxicating! We love Mansory and all of their adrenaline-fused creations (All photos ©Mansory). The exterior of the Mansory Torofeo Lamborghini … Continue reading

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Most Expensive Exhaust System? For Bugatti Veyron, Of Course!

Most would gasp audibly at the idea of shelling forth approximately $41k for an exhaust system for their car. That theory is somewhat altered when the car in question is the Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse and the exhaust is one specially crafted by aftermarket gurus at QuickSilver. Is this the most expensive exhaust system? Let us know if you see one demanding more! The tuners at QuickSilver are offering a specialty exhaust system for the Veyron Vitesse crafted with exquisite titanium to deliver what is promised to be a distinctively robust and aggressive acoustic in comparison to the standard. … Continue reading

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Video: Underground Racing Lamborghini Gallardo Beats Own Record Again

Check out this footage of another Underground Racing Lamborghini Gallardo beating the record for a half-mile sprint. The previous record was held by a different Lamborghini Gallardo, also tuned by Underground, which was taken from another before that. Does anyone notice a badass pattern developing here? Reputations for outstanding aftermarket tuning do not just form, they catapult over asphalt. The clip above shows the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP-570 Superleggera breaking the previous record with a rather throaty run of 233.88 miles per blistering hour. The driver of the tuned Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera was KC Howeth and the record smash occurred … Continue reading

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Saleen Has $7k But Owes $7 Million: Is it Sayonara?

It seems that sometimes not even a household name and amazing product can save a company from financial ruin. Automotive brand Saleen is on the verge of sayonara unless an infusion of money turns up soon, according to the company’s investor site. It is strange to think of such a well-known player being hit so hard. Will Saleen find a savior or is it sayonara? Saleen is behind so many amazing vehicles since the 1980s, including Bumblebee and Barricade from the Transformers flicks. The S5 Raptor, S7, and a variety of aftermarket mods are all thanks to Saleen. The aftermarket … Continue reading

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