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Ares X-Raid SUV

Based in Modena, Italy, the historical home of sports car excellence, Ares Design is a modern coach builder founded in 2014 by Dany Bahar, the former boss of Lotus. The first of the company’s products is this modified G-Wagen, dubbed the Ares X-Raid, a 760HP beast with a bespoke composite body. Based on the Mercedes G63, the car comes complete with a tuned 760 horsepower, 5.5-liter, twin-turbo V8 engine, and features a body made from carbon, along with aluminium, to shed a significant amount of weight (440lbs) over a standard G63.  Top speed is rated at 155mph (250km/h). Inside there is a redesigned dashboard with a more luxurious look and feel, single VIP seats at the back, and everything is covered with high-end materials, including Nappa leather and lots of carbon fiber trim.



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DONIROSSET | BRAZILIAN SUPERCAR | Image

DONIROSSET | BRAZILIAN SUPERCAR

DoniRosset Supercar is the first supercar car built in Brazil. Commissioned by William Denis Rosset who wanted to offer an extravagant gift to his father Donino "Doni" Rosset. The beast was designed by ex-Volkswagen designer Fernando Morita from Brazillian design studio AmoritzGT, it features a Dodge Viper-sourced twin-turbocharged 8.4 litre V10 with 1007hp! After gathering enough interest, 50 of these are now being produced with 5 already ordered for a cool price o...
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FRISKER SURF

The Californian manufacturer Frisker, best known for it´s electric sports car called Karma, officially presented it´s station wagon model, dubbed the Surf at the Frankfurt Motor Show in Germany. The sporty station wagon should use an electrical assembly very similar the Karma, 408 horsepower, 0 to 60mh in just 5.8 seconds, reaches a top speed of 120mh and runs 50 miles until the gasoline power generator is activated. The Surf will be available in 2013....
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BMW B-1 | BY VDB MOTO

VDB Moto are not new to the custom motorbike scene, but this spectacular build is their first BMW conversion. B-1 is based on a mono lever 1986 R80RT, and when VDB got their hands on the bike, it was in pretty rough conditions. The guys decided to retain the distressed and rugged look of the engine to make a contrast with the new parts and paint. They stripped down the bike removing all the usual excess parts and weight, painted the tank with a beautiful 6...
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