Archive for the ‘Chevrolet’ Category

Chevrolet Silverado Realtree

Thursday, October 27th, 2011

As we just been telling you Kia Rio is going to surf at this year’s SEMA. That’s alright, because Chevy is going hunting with this, the Silverado Realtree.

Based on the Silverado 2500 crew cab, the Silverado Realtree Concept features a custom Champagne Silver Metallic exterior with Realtree graphics. Inside is Dark Cocoa leather seating with camouflage piping and blaze orange stitching, as well as Realtree AP pattern accents throughout the interior.

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The 397 horsepower (296 kW) and 765 lb.-ft. of torque (1,037 Nm) Duramax engine provides the power for towing and off-road driving, while a custom rear cap securely stores outdoor gear. Power-actuated running boards improve entry and egress.

The car also gets 35-inch off-road tires on 18-inch wheels and a custom front bumper with an integrated winch.

LupiniPower Chevrolet SuperUte

Friday, November 12th, 2010

The Australian Ute has been turned into a SuperUte by the South African tuning company LupiniPower.

It’s based on the Chevy Holden Ute SS and features a 535bhp and 590lb.ft 6-litre supercharged V8 which makes it faster and more fun than the HSV Maloo.

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It’s similar to the engine of Corvette ZR1, and gives the Super Ute 0-60mph acceleration of 4.4 seconds. SuperUte reaches 125mph in 15.5 seconds – that’s over five seconds quicker than stock, boasts a quarter-mile time of 12.7 seconds at 113mph and runs the standing kilometre in 22.8 seconds at 150mph while top speed is up 25mph to 175 mph.

It sounds very interesting but costs a whopping $91 500 (Euro 63 000, GBP58000).

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Chevrolet Camaro by Vilner

Monday, November 1st, 2010

Who you think make the Perfect Camaro?! Well, it’s the Bulgarians!

Vilner from Bulgaria has received the first Camaro V6 in his country and becasue he runs a shop that makes great interiors. So he did what he does best to the car and gave it a magnificent interior which to be honest it really needed.

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He calls it the perfect Camaro, and it sorta is, becasue that grey and brown theme with nubuck, aged nappa and chrome really is a very nice place to be in.

He also added a kicking audio system and a nice and subtle body kit and there you go, it’s perfect!

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Corvette Grand Sport by Geiger Cars

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010

The German tuner of American cars picked the new Grand Sport Corvette for their latest project and gave it a whole lot more power.

The way they do this is interesting! They bolt a 2.3 liter supercharger on the cars 6.2 liters V8 engine and with a few more adjustments it kicks out 588 hp at 6,490 rpm, and torque of 738 Nm at 4,030 rpm.

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This muscle car becomes  a serious performer with the added power as it does zero to 100 km/h in less than four seconds and has a top speed of 337 km/h.

Geiger also adds its own graphics to the body of Corvette Grand Sport and also provide 18 and 19-inch light alloy wheels. Pricing of the performance upgrade alone is 16,450 Euros.

Irmscher 2010 Chevrolet Cruze

Wednesday, April 14th, 2010

During the 20th Leipzig Auto Show, Irmscher revealed their tuned Chevrolet Cruze which comes with both styling and performance upgrades.

The car features 18-inch multi-spoke “Turbo-Star” design alloys wrapped with 225 mm wide tires, plus lowered suspension. You also get a rear wing, new tailpipes, and of course stainless steel entry panels and aluminum door pins.

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For the car’s 2.0 liter’s engine, Irmscher offers power boost up to 186 horsepower. That enables the Cruze to accelerate from zero to 100 km/h in 8 seconds.

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