• Apr 28th 2008 at 2:27PM
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Click above for a high-res gallery of the Keating SKR.

Last week saw the unveiling of the Keating SKR, a bespoke supercar powered by either a 6.0- or 7.0-liter GM-sourced V8 producing between 400 and 500 horsepower and tipping the scales at just over 2,600 pounds. Keating finally got its act together and supplied us with a gallery of images, but the proof is in the pudding, and it's obvious that Keating is on a seriously tight budget. What else could explain the cell-phone quality build pics, the CGI color configurations and the obvious photochopping of the Keating logo on to GM's LS3? Regardless, we've assembled all the pics in a gallery for your perusal, and here's hoping that the SKR's build quality is better than the company's Photoshop skills.

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      • 7 Years Ago
      Typically, I hate it when people bash on a car calling it derivative or a blatant rip-off.

      However, when I look at this car, all I can see is Saleen S7, Tesla Roadster and Pagani Zonda... and I feel bad saying that.

      I love that more and more companies are trying to step up and make "supercars," so that we can add to the list of cars to lust after, but c'mon.
      • 7 Years Ago
      If their attention to detail is this sloppy on something as straightforward as a press release, it makes me nervous to think of the quality of the product itself.

      I understand that the press release should have no bearing on the quality of the underlying product, but such a half-assed attempt as this only damages the legitimacy of Keating's supercar effort.
      • 7 Years Ago
      To me this car looks like a Farboud or whatever its now called.
      • 7 Years Ago
      LOL.. lamest start to a new supercar, ever? And it's not as if their design looks amazing either.
      • 7 Years Ago
      McLaren F1 Doors, Lotus Elise side scoop, etc...

      Yeah, pretty much taking nice cues from other cars and building one body out of them.

      • 7 Years Ago
      I would drive it.
      • 7 Years Ago
      i know what you all are saying....but these days everything looks like something... its still better then i can do.... and i wouldnt mind rolling in one.
        • 7 Years Ago
        I agree. You can find design cues from other cars on anything if you look hard enough. It's not the most revolutionary design but it's not atrocious either. It looks like a car that does 200 mph, 3.5 0-60. In the original post everyone bashed this car, I'd like to see one of you do better.
      • 7 Years Ago
      Well, BMW totally CGI'd those M1 revival concept shots, and they have a lot more $$$...
      • 7 Years Ago
      I'm sure this car would be an ultimate thrill to drive and a killer on the track.

      I'm just not intrested in a car that's hardly usable in the big picture.
      A 911 RUF Turbo is a track slaying trill ride and it's still refined enough to drive to work in.
      And it's not alone in it's class.
      Pol Pot Pie
      • 7 Years Ago
      And to think, a perfectly good Fiero was ruined to make this abortion.
      • 7 Years Ago
      the next unique performance in the making
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