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Want to top the neighbor's Model 3? How about a Tesla Model S shooting brake

RemetzCar's customized wagon debuts in the Netherlands next month

Dutch custom builder RemetzCar has released new images and a video of its newly finished Tesla Model S shooting brake, which reportedly will make its debut next month in the Netherlands.

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Tesla Model S shooting brake video shows EV wagon in motion inside and out

The conversion starts at $84,000 and takes about 10 weeks

Remember that Tesla Model S shooting brake we told you about a few months ago? No, not that Dutch-customizer version, which has yet to see the light of day, so far as we can tell. We're talking about the wagonized version from British outfit Qwest Norfolk. The finished version was just featured in a new episode of U.K. YouTube show Fully Charged.

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Indian’s limited-edition bobber honors Jack Daniel’s Fire Brigade

Featuring the slogan “Bottles and Throttles Don’t Mix” in 24K gold

Just 177 examples, each individually numbered, will be produced globally.

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Land Rover intends to corner the market for aftermarket tuning

JLR targets tuner houses: 'We're going to put them out of business.'

The company will increase the variations it offers.

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Audi wants to tattoo your car with a new paint etching process

Now your R8 can have those sweet ghost flames you've always dreamed of.

It works on any painted surface and will be offered first on R8 side blades.

3D-printed car parts are now a real thing

Daihatsu teams up with 3D printing company Stratasys for custom panels

If you want your Daihatsu to look like the surface of the moon, you got it.

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Toyota getting into 3D printing with i-Road in Tokyo

Finding Really Tight Parking Spaces Also Part Of Promotion

Toyota's i-Road electric concept vehicle contest includes a chance to 3D-print panels.

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Ferrari reveals pair of tailor-made specials in Shanghai

For most people, buying a new Ferrari – heck, even a used one – would be a special occasion all on its own, not to mention a rare privilege. But to make the experience all the more special, the Prancing Horse marque offers its Tailor-Made personalization program. The service just reached the Asia-Pacific region for the first time with the new Tailor-Made Centre in Shanghai, and to mark its inauguration, Ferrari has revealed two new spec

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Lamborghini reveals Aventador Nazionale in Beijing

Special editions have proven themselves a great way for high-end automakers to get a little bit more for their wares, but they appear to be gradually being taken over by personalization programs that allow customers to order their exotic new wheels just as they want them. After all, what's the point in ordering a special color scheme someone else has chosen when you can choose it yourself, with special wheels and interior upholstery to match?

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This is what it takes to make the world's most expensive Tesla Model S

New Tesla or condo? That's one question you may come up with when you see this video from T Sportline that shows a Model S with enough extras to jack its price up to $205,820. Al & Ed's Autosound of West Hollywood, CA, which has a history of such things, did the honors.

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Land Rover planning even more luxurious, personalized Range Rovers

It used to be that if you wanted a luxury SUV, there was only one name that you needed to know, and that was Range Rover. These days, of course, the market is flush with luxed-out sport-utes and crossovers, but don't think that Land Rover is about to take it all lying down. No, Jaguar Land Rover is fully intent on making the most luxurious SUVs on the market.

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Lincoln to adopt Mini-like personalization strategy?

There's no single silver bullet that will cure all that ails the Lincoln brand, and Ford knows that just as surely as we do. Coming out with exciting new models like the well-received MKC crossover counts as several steps in the right direction, assuming of course that the production version is as appealing as the concept just show

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2013 Fiat 500 Abarth Fuori Serie puts customization program on display

Customization programs are nothing new in the auto industry. For a fee, they offer a chance to work directly with the manufacturer to create a one-of-a-kind vehicle for the customer. These programs, however, are usually offered by makers of the most exotic, expensive and exclusive vehicles, like Ferrari, Rolls-Royce and Porsche. It's not often that a

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Ferrari increases customization options with new Tailor-Made program

Good things come to those who wait. Or so the saying goes, at least. And while that may not seem like something you'd associate with performance automobiles like Ferraris, maybe it should. Because while some will pay a premium to get a Ferrari – any Ferrari – right away, others are willing to wait to get theirs just the way they want it. And when we say 'just the way they want it', we mean just the way they want it.

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McLaren lets you have it your way with Special Operations division [w/video]

McLaren Special Operations may sound like a new unit of special forces in the British military, but is, in fact, actually the new client customization division of the supercar manufacturer behind the MP4-12C. We first got wind of the new service at Pebble Beach where it was Noah Joseph

Nissan gets in on the custom graphics racket

Nissan Graphics Custom Vinyl Wraps – Click above for high-res image gallery

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