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[17 May 2012 | No Comment | ]
Lamborghini brutalised in China

We posted a picture up on our Fanpage the other day of a Lamborghini in China being destroyed by a couple of people that seemed to be demolition workers of some sort.
Here is the full story:
A millionaire in Qingdao, on China’s northern coast, bought a Gallardo (price up to R5 810 377 in China) last November. Six months later, the engine wouldn’t start. The car was transported to the dealer, who allegedly didn’t fix the problem but dinged the bumper and chassis during the trip.
The irate owner tried unsuccessfully to …

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[16 Aug 2011 | One Comment | ]
Wheelworx – Wheel Repairs

Wheelworx is a professional wheel repair and refurbishment service based in Cape Town and now a new branch has opened up in Wetton Industrial.
Wheelworxs reputation for quality and excellent service sees the opening of a second workshop in the Southern Suburbs. Although each workshop is now run by a workshop manager, Zaki still retains an active interest in affairs, ensuring that the original commitment to delivering top quality service at a good price remains the cornerstone of the Wheelworx business.

Wheelworx provides a variety of wheel services to keep your car’s …

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[10 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]
Lotus Exige – Matte Black Limited Edition

To mark the end of an era of the Lotus Exige production, Lotus has created the Exige Matte Black Limtied Edition exclusively for  their North American clientèle. With a supercharged and intercooled 257bhp engine, exclusive matte black paint finish, black Alacantara sport seats and a high level of standard equipment. Only 25 Exige Matte Black Final Editions will be built for the North American market, virtually insuring this Exige becomes an instantly collectible item. Now I want to know, why don’t we get any of these nice limited Edition Exiges? …

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[2 Aug 2011 | 2 Comments | ]
Whats your flavour…

So what is your style of modified car? Are you the drag racing expert or do you prefer to bang your brains out with some of South Africa’s SPL guru’s. Maybe you enjoy a couple of laps around your local racing track or even flicking your car through the corners sideways what ever it maybe, i think we all have some thing in common.. We all like to do it in STYLE!!!!!
Tell us what make gets you all rev’d, it would be great to see what the popular forms of …

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[2 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]
Maserati GranTurismo S Superior Black Edition

A car tuner from Germany, has unveiled its upgrade package for the Maserati GranTurismo S. The exterior is coated in silky matt black, tinted front and tail lamps as well as shining black window frames, grill and rear logo.

The Modified Maserati GranTursimo S is also fitted with carbon body kit which consists of sports engine bonnet, exterior mirrors, tailgate, roof ledges and lateral left and right air inlets.
The Modified Maserati GranTursimo S 4.7-liter V8 engine has been tuned to produce 492 hp instead of the stock 440 hp thanks to …

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[1 Aug 2011 | 22 Comments | ]
Poly bushes now available from AutoModified

After all the response we have received from our blog about the importance of using polyurethane bushes, we found a supplier of Polyurethane bushes in South Africa. Automodified has been appointed one of the local suppliers for their Polyurethane kits. These poly bushes are amazing quality and extremely well priced too.
Benefits of using Poly Bushes
For more precise handling and firmer control on your vehicle, installing polyurethane bushings can make an enormous difference. They help to maintain the right alignment of caster, camber and toe. Polyurethane bushes can be used in …

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[27 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]
Uncle Ken’s new Rally toy

Ken Block revealed his newest weapon of rally destruction last week at the Gymkhana world tour in Los Angeles. The Hybrid Function Hoon Vehicle (H.F.H.V.), yes thats what its being called, gets its name not from its method of drive, but instead from its ability to transform and race at the highest level for each of these motorsport events it faces,  this makes it one of the most unique and versatile competition vehicles ever built by Ford. Uncle Ken is going to not just dominate, he is going to wipe …

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[3 May 2011 | No Comment | ]
Canal Walk Motor Show coverage

Canal Walk’s annual Motor Show took place from 27th April to 2 May. I decided to make a turn and wasn’t disappointed at all. Good Hope FM’s very own DJ Ready D was broadcasting live, from 7 to 10 on Wednesday 27th April, at the “Ridez and Vibez” Display. This took place on the outside of entrance 10 where Drift Squad had some of their rides on display with some mind-blowing supercharged engines and turbos. Also on display were some of Cape Town’s hottest show cars and LDV’s. Even though …