Tag Archives: Modified

A wide-body kit for the Ford F-150 Raptor could look like this

A handful of Japanese companies have been making their name in the world of wide—wide-body kits to be more specific. Browse the latest rides from SEMA or the top-tier automotive aftermarket Instagram accounts and you'll find exotic and JDM-spec rides all boasting massive over fenders and an aggressive stance. One of the top names in this space is...

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Watch Hennessey build the Exorcist

Chevrolet has a monster on its hands in the Camaro ZL1. John Hennessey and his team know how to take a monster and turn it up to 11, and they’ve done just that with their Exorcist Camaro ZL1.The name came about as a means to combat Dodge’s Challenger SRT Demon, and the Exorcist delivers with its 1,000 horsepower tuning upgrade. …

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Massively modified Datsun 240Z rides into Jay Leno’s Garage

Datsun fan Dominic Le is back with a fresh new ride to share with Jay Leno. Le is the man behind the site Chasing Js, which is a corner of the Internet carved out for an appreciation of classic Japanese vehicles. Dominic has visited Jay Leno's Garage in the past, at which point he brought a polarizing Datsun Sunny truck. Now he's returned and this time he's...

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1975 George Barris SnakePit with six Ford V-8s surfaces for sale

George Barris, perhaps best known for creating the 1966 Batmobile, built many wild vehicles in his career, some crazier than others. The 1975 George Barris SnakePit is essentially a kid's Hot Wheel dream come true with not one, not two, but six Ford V-8 engines powering it. Unfortunately, it doesn't run in its current state, but the car has surfaced for...

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See the first street-legal Aston Martin Vulcan hit the road

There are only 24 Aston Martin Vulcans in existence and so far just one of them can be legally driven on the street. With Aston Martin's blessing, British motorsport and engineering firm RML Group has completed the first road car conversion for the track-only supercar. It's no easy task as unlike the rival Ferrari FXX K and McLaren P1 GTR track...

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The BMW E30 M3 pickup truck is not an ideal Christmas tree hauler

When it was getting late in the season, we're sure some of you out there were yet to pick up a Christmas tree. BMW understands this problem, and it tried to come up with a little solution as shown in this video. This one, unfortunately, proves that a BMW may in fact not be the right vehicle to hurry up and bring that tree home. Especially if that vehicle...

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Ferrari Testarossa convertible from Michael Jackson Pepsi commercial for sale

Back in the 1980s, Michael Jackson was the undisputed King of Pop and Ferrari was the king of the supercar. Imagine if you combined the two? That's just the thought that Pepsi had for a commercial back in 1987. Pepsi took it another step further and commissioned a convertible Testarossa for its shoot of a commercial called "The Chopper." That car is now up...

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First Aston Martin Vulcan road car conversion completed

There are only 24 Aston Martin Vulcans in existence and so far just one of them can be legally driven on the street. With Aston Martin's blessing, British motorsport and engineering firm RML Group has completed the first road car conversion for the track-only supercar. It's no easy task as unlike the rival Ferrari FXX K and McLaren P1 GTR track...

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Hennessey’s F-150-based VelociRaptor 6×6 enters production

Remember when Hennessey Performance revealed the utterly bonkers VelociRaptor 6x6 a year ago and announced plans to build it? Well, the company wasn't kidding as it rolled out the first example in November at the 2017 SEMA show. And now customer examples are being built at Hennessey's headquarters in Sealy, Texas, and just 50 are planned for the 2018...

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Watch Jon Olsson cut the roof off his Mercedes-Benz G550 4×4

Jon Olsson is living his best life. He's doing the things the rest of us wish we could do, and that includes traveling the world, excelling at a sport (he's a freeskier and ski racer), and earning lots of money to spend on toys. It's his toys that make us curious, as Olsson is known for buying and modifying exotic vehicles. His latest example of this brand...

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