Archive for the ‘Volvo’ Category

Volvo XC90 by HEICO

Friday, April 1st, 2011

Heico Sportive as I’m sure you know is Volvo’s special tuner. Their latest package is designed for the family bus Volvo XC90 and brings some sportiness to the logical practicality of the the XC.

Don’t worry, they have not messed with the interior and your car remains as practical and functional as it is in the standard form. What they do is tweaking the exterior is a nice and sporty way.

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That to be honest is a treatment XC90 needed most because during the past five or six years the car has not changed a bit and its looks are getting a bit old! Heico’s kit includes revised front and rear aprons, new side skirts, a rear diffuser and four tailpipes.

They also provide you with new set of wheels and you have the choice fro the size and design.

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Volvo V60 Heico

Wednesday, November 17th, 2010

Volvo tuner Heico Sportiv revealed their kit for the Volvo V60,  the station wagon variant of the S60 sedan.

Mechanically, it’s similar to the S60 which means you get the same treatment with up to 330 bhp from the T6 engine.

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The body is also upgraded with a discrete but stylish kit which has a party piece, that is the rear diffuser with quad stainless steel tailpipes which look stunning.

Heico also offers VOLUTION sport wheel available from 18 to 20-inch.

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Volvo S60 T6 by Heico Sportiv

Thursday, August 26th, 2010

Heico Sportive finally revealed their full package for the new New Volvo S60 Sedan, which is limited to only 100 units.

The car features an  exclusive to the Sapphire Black metallic paint and its turbocharged six-cylinder engine makes 26 hp more and thus 330 hp (243 kW) and 20 Nm more torque  up to 460 Nm.

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This special sporty Volvo takes 5.8 seconds to go from 0 to 100 km / h (standard 6.5) and has a top speed of 250 km / h (electronically limited). The average consumption is 10.3 liters per 100 kilometers, which corresponds to CO2 emissions of 239 g / km (provisional figures).

With standard features including an automatic air conditioning with separate temperature control for driver and front passenger, a premium audio package, electric windows all round, cruise control , a multifunction leather steering wheel, electric, Foldable mirrors, a rain sensor, leather upholstery and dual-xenon headlights and… it’s a well-equipped car but they’ve priced it at a whopping € 63,968.

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HEICO Sportiv plans for 2010 Volvo S60

Saturday, July 24th, 2010

The new Volvo S60 sedan is by far the most exciting car the Swedish firm has ever made! So their traditional tuner Heico tried its best to come up with a nice package for it.

It is just in development phase now, but what they are proposing includes a kit for the body, new wheels, engine and suspension upgrade.

HEICO Sportiv plans for 2010 Volvo S60 HEICO Volvo S60 1

As for the body, the aero package consists of a front lip, a boot lid wing, and a big diffuser which comes with four integrated exhaust pipes in it.

Heico has not released details of the engine program, but they say it’ll deliver 330 hp. Sportier suspension will also lower the car by some inches,

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Heico Volvo V70 R-Design

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

Volvo V70 not only is one of the most practical station wagon in the market, it’s also quite classy and discrete. And with the R-Design styling kit, it becomes a bit sporty as well.

Now to complete this car Volvo tuner Heico Sportiv has come up with a performance upgrade package for it.

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Their car is based on the AWD T6 model which is powered by a turbocharged straight-6 petrol engine. It develops 325 hp and 460 Nm of torque to become the most powerful Volvo ever to be sold in Germany! Heico also tweak the suspension, brakes and offers bigger 19-inch wheels instead of R-design’s stock 18″.

This special Volvo V70 is limited to 100 units each for a whopping 70,193 Euros.

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Heico Sportive tunes the new Volvo C70 Convertible

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010

2010 Volvo C70 Convertible has been facelifted for the new year and it’s new looks are much much better than its predecessor. This makes it easier for tuners to make good packages for the car.

And Heico Sportive is the first to give it a go and the result of their efforts seem to be quite good. Their body kit with front and rear skirts and quad tailpipes gives the C70 a bolder style with the roof up or down. This kit is made of high quality and lightweight PURim plastic.

Heico Sportive tunes the new Volvo C70 Convertible Heico Volvo C70 Cabrio 1

Heico also provides the car with a sportier suspension which is 30 mm lower than the standard and also 18-20” sport wheel program VOLUTION® in five (V.) and ten (X.) spoke design in the colors Silver, Titanium and Black Cut Diamond.

Also as optional extras, they can offer upgraded brakes, differential lock, and ECU remapping for better performance and handling.

Convertible Cars always look sexy. Heico Sportive tunes the new Volvo C70 Convertible icon smile

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Green Tuning: Heico Sportiv Volvo C30 DRIVe

Friday, November 20th, 2009

In today’s world of global warming and economic downturn even tuning industry is affected by green policies. Fortunately though, tuners still know how to make a way to do their thing within these restricting laws!

This Volvo C30 1.6D DRIVe is a classic case in point. The car is one of the greenest and most economical hatchbacks currently on the market, which has been tuned by Heico Sportiv to give more power while remaining as clean and efficient as the factory model.

Green Tuning: Heico Sportiv Volvo C30 DRIVe HEICO SPORTIV C30

The diesel engine of the C30 is tweaked by the tuner and now has about 20 more hp, but this small increase in power means a a lot in performance. The car is 2.1 seconds faster to reach 100 km/h than the standard model.

Heico’s C30 also features a cool body kit with new spoilers and wings, 19-inch wheels and quad tailpipes. The car is now available to order for 29,900 Euros.

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