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Chevrolet headed to Tokyo Auto Salon with Sonic, Captiva concepts

We're piecing this together as best we can from the original Japanese with the help of Google Translate, but it seems Chevrolet is headed to the Tokyo Auto Salon with three special vehicles. Embracing the customization of American metal through the themes of cool, fun and freedom, the showpiece will be a Camaro Giovanna Edition but there's no infor

This is what a 217-mph BMW 7 Series looks like

Take one BMW 7 Series, hand it over to Germany's TuningWerk, ask for the second-stage tune that the company characterizes as "a little revitalization," and the sedan you get back will top out at 720 horsepower, 803 pound-feet and 217 miles per hour.

Reiter Engineering unveils Lamborghini Murcielago LP670 R-SV at Spa

Reiter Engineering LP670 R-SV -- Click above for high-res image gallery

Unlikely State Of Tune: Mugen takes on the Honda Stream

You wanted something sporty, but due to additions to the family, a minivan is as athletic as its going to get. But if that minivan is the 2010 Honda Stream, you can still satisfy your sporty urges thanks to Mugen. The practically in-house tuner has developed a full line of interior, exterior, aero, performance, handling and cosmetic parts for the people mover -- from typical Mugen mods like spoilers and wheels to a performance air filter and TypeT touring brake pads. If you add the sport suspens

Mugen Civic Type R hatchback restores former glory [w/VIDEO]

Mugen Honda Civic Type-R hatch - Click above for high-res image gallery

Enter the modded Genesis Coupes

Click above for a gallery of modified Hyundai Genesis Coupes

Mercedes Math: S550 + CL550 = CS500?

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Alpina teases with sketch of next B7 sedan

This is a sketch of the coming Alpina B7, to be based on the new BMW 750i. Outside, there won't be much happening -- nor necessary -- beyond Alpina's new front lip, rear wing and trademark wheels. Inside, Alpina might have some minor cluster mods in store, but we wouldn't expect too much change there, either. As with Jonathon Ramsey

Hurst Performance announces 50th Anniversary Viper

Hurst is at it again, breathing their 50th anniversary magic on a Dodge Viper. Fifty cars will be made, each featuring a number of details already seen on the Hurst Hemi Challenger, including the Hurst pistol-grip shifter and Hurst wheels. The

SEMA 2008: Carbonite SL(R) for the economic downturn

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SEMA 2008: Mobil1 Porsche 996 Turbo

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SEMA 2008: VW Tiguan Performance Concept rocks the house CUV

Click above for high-res gallery of the VW Tiguan Performance Concept

SEMA 2008: Mugen kits the Honda Fit Sport

Click above for high-res gallery of the Honda Fit Sport by Mugen

SEMA 2008: Ford Transit Connect H&R Concept gets a new pair of shoes

Click above for high-res gallery of the H&R Ford Transit Connect Concept

M-B CL600 + Kicherer = Monumentally Badass CL60

Click the image above for a high-res gallery of the Kicherer CL60

SEMA Preview: Street Scene Equipment F-150

Click above for high-res pic of the SSE F-150 Lariat

SEMA Preview: Performance West Group Ford F-350 Striker

Athletic governing bodies are coming down hard on steroids and HGH, which has probably led to a glut on the market. Performance West Group appears to have bought up the entire surplus and injected it into a Ford F-350 dually in order to create the Striker. Part pickup and part Ford Mustang GT500KR, the Striker will be intimidating other vehicles at this year's SEMA show in Las Vegas.

Cobb Tuning gives the GT-R a serious bump in power

Cobb Tuning has re-engineered its AccessPort control unit for the new R35 Nissan GT-R. For those of you lucky enough to own a GT-R and not content with its performance out of the box, the $995 AccessPort will reflash the ECU to any one of six different tuning levels.

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