2011 TOP CARE PORSCHE PANAMERA STINGRAY GTR
TopCar has created a body kit for the Porche Panamera called the Stingray GTR, has been specially created by TopCar. Only 25 will be released and each kit will be unique. The mods will be both aestheic and technical. The company is using its own manufactured parts, all made of carbon fiber and Kevlar.
Body style modifications include front and rear bumpers, bonnet, doors, and fender extenders, and side skirts. Perhaps the most outstanding feature of the TopCar kit is that the vehicle has been significantly widened. An automatic push button release has been added for opening the doors.
2011 TopCar Porsche Panamera Stingray GTR match the aggressive styling of the exterior modifications, a bespoke styling is available for the interior. Also, two performance packages will be offered, including 600-hp 4.8 liter V8 that includes an upgraded intake manifold, air filter, and exhaust.
2012 HYUNDAI GENESIS REVEAL PRICE REFRESHED
The 2012 Hyundai Genesis sedan is hitting dealer the facelifted Genesis four-door was unveiled at the 2011 Chicago Auto Show, and though it received a minor facelift and some other small interior changes, the big news for the 2012 model year is what’s under the hood.
The 4.6 used to be the range-topping Genesis, but for 2012, Hyundai has introduced the new 5.0 R-Spec model, which, as its name suggests, is fitted with the automaker’s brand new 5.0-liter direct-injected V8. Paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission, the Tau 5.0 is good for 429 hp and 376 lb-ft of torque, while still returning 16/25 mpg city/highway.
The R-Spec model also features unique 19-inch wheels, sportier suspension tuning and more aggressive appearance updates. The top-shelf Genesis retails for $46,500. ( RM 140, 034)