Tag Archives: Modified

Georgia Ford dealer will build you a new F-150 Lightning, and it will kick up smoke

Since exiting production in 2004, the Ford F-150 Lightning has become a fond memory of not only Ford fans, but truck enthusiasts at large. Ford's decision to replace the Lightning with the F-150 Raptor has left a noticeable absence of high-performance pickups built for straight-line speed. Pioneer Ford, based in Bremen, Georgia, remedied that with its own...

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Ken Block says twin-turbo 1,400-hp Hoonicorn is frightening

Horsepower is a dangerous thing. Fast may be fun, but it can also be pretty darn scary. 1,400 horsepower? That's "frightening," according to Ken Block. The star rally driver used the adjective to describe his Hoonicorn, which is based on a vintage Ford Mustang body. In conjunction with his upcoming Climbkhana at Colorado's Pikes Peak, the team installed a...

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Unplugged Performance readies Tesla Model 3 kits

Unplugged Performance has yet to actually dive into the world of tuning Tesla's electric cars, but it's arguably made some pretty cool aftermarket parts for its vehicles. Naturally, after tackling the Model S and Model X, it's turning its attention to the Tesla Model 3. Like most Unplugged Performance modifications, the Model 3 rendered in official images...

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Liberty Walk wide-body Ford Mustang almost ready for its debut

Liberty Walk is not at all shy at attempting to add a wide-body kit to a car. The Japanese tuning shop has kits designed for a wide variety of cars ranging from the obvious, such as the Nissan GT-R and Toyota 86, to the more exotic, such as the Lamborghini Aventador and Ferrari 488 GTB. The latest kit being cooked up by Liberty Walk is for the Ford Mustang...

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Kahn Design takes on the Bentley Bentayga

Kahn Design is known for taking exotic sports and luxury vehicles and transforming them into aggressively styled bespoke builds. The latest machine to capture the British outfit's attention is the Bentley Bentayga. If you polled the average enthusiast on how they felt about the styling of the stock Bentayga, you'd likely get a split decision. The same can't...

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Hennessey cooking up 1,012-hp Jeep Trackhawk, 0-60 mph in 2.8 seconds

So, Jeep's standard-issue Grand Cherokee Trackhawk isn't enough for you? Have no fear, the power-obsessed minds at Hennessey Performance Engineering are planning something even faster. While the regular Grand Cherokee Trackhawk arrives with a Hellcat-standard 707 horsepower, HPE has massaged 1,012 hp from the SUV. For those without a calculator, that's 305...

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Ford dealer builds its own 650-horsepower F-150 Lightning

Remember the Ford F-150 SVT Lightning? The performance pickup lasted through two generations of the F-150 but eventually bowed out with the arrival of the 2004 model, never to return. That is, until now. This Lightning isn't built by Ford, though. It's a tribute truck built by the dealership Pioneer Ford of Bremen, Georgia, and it has a stout...

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Ferrari may have built a 458 Italia with a LaFerrari V-12

When the Ferrari 458 Italia debuted, it sung a sweet song via its 4.5-liter V-8 engine. However, it appears the iconic Italian sports car maker fitted one 458 Italia with a 6.3-liter V-12 engine. Not just any V-12 engine, but the LaFerrari's V-12 engine. We know the car is real thanks to a Ferrari collector by the name of Greg23 on Instagram. The collector...

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Jaguar melds old with new for E-Type Zero electric sports car

Jaguar Land Rover Classic has set out to prove that even owners of classic cars needn't fear the push towards electrification. The official classic car department of Jaguar Land Rover has swapped a fully electric powertrain into the iconic Jaguar E-Type sports car. Called the E-Type Zero, the car is strictly a concept but Jaguar Land Rover is keen to...

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Ryan Tuerck’s Ferrari-powered Toyota 86 hits the streets

Ryan Tuerk is creating a new definition for "daily driven race car." Of course, we're talking about his insane Ferrari-powered Toyota 86, which he took out on public roads to prove it is, in fact, a street car. Dubbed the Toyota GT4586, the car features a donor engine from a Ferrari 458 Italia. Gone is the 86's 2.0-liter flat-4 boxer engine and in its place...

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