The Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG was previously tuned by Hamann with a package that includes an imposing aero kit and 2 different upgrades for its performance. Now that model has been modified even further by another tuner- Specialty Car Craft resulting the 2009 Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG Hamann Typhoon.
It is custom built for 3-time World Martial Arts Champion, Anton Kasabov. There haven’t been many details on this variant by Specialty Car Craft, but Hamann modifications included the option to choose from 2 performance upgrades which were a 35HP upgrade and a HM 600 kit that equipped the engine (5.4 liters) with a blower to put out 600HP and 576 lb-ft of torque. This allowed the SUV to accelerate up to 60 mph in 5.1 seconds and possess a top speed of 162 mph.
The kit also includes an optimized air flow, new rear skirt with an integrated diffuser, roof spoiler, and 2 daytime running LED lights built into the front spoiler. Carbon fiber exterior set was also included. The exterior is black with some red finishes on the hood, grill and tires.
The bad news is that even if you decide that you want one for yourself, the 2009 Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG Hamann Typhoon by Specialty Car Craft was built as a one-time project just for Anton Kasabov.
- Aston Martin Lagonda confirmed for production
Aston Martin will produce the 4 door sedan in a "strictly limited" run. This means minimal quantity offered for exclusive clients in the Middle East. This car will be biuld by hands in Gaydon and ...
- Oldschool sleeper: Golf 928
Sleepers aren't that young. Around 20 Golf sleepers, Golf 928, were build by Hanover based tuning company back in late 70s. 928 means that they were based on shortened Porsche 928 chassis and Porc...
- 2015 Subaru Legacy Concept
Subaru celebrates 25th Anniversary and delivers 2015 Subaru Legacy Concept before LA Auto Show.
- 2013 Volvo V40 Cross Country
Volvo is to unveil their new V40 SUV version - the 2013 V40 Cross Country which is 40 mm higher that the original V40. It will also feature improved safety. Engine options include:
2.5 liter ...
- Maybach 57 S Coupe
Austrian Coachbuilder "DC Dream Cars" brought back Maybach's glory by building this Maybach 57 S Coupe. There used to be a German company called Xenatec that did something similar, but... Anyway, ...
- Volvo Concept Universe
Providing what might be a sneak peak as to what Volvo has in store for its future design outlook, the automaker has unveiled the new Volvo Concept Universe. The luxury sedan concept made its world...