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New Sasol GTC cars set for thrills

The iconic Grand Prix Circuit will present a new challenge to the GTC drivers as they tackle the country’s fastest racetrack on June 16.

Suzuki’s new Swift hatch and sedan in SA

Suzuki kicks off its new model assault with an all new Swift hatchback and standalone sedan called the Dzire.

Vorsteiner tailors 911 Turbo

2009-03-18 07:57
Vorsteiner sounds very German, but it’s a Californian based aftermarket styling specialist, and have they’ve just done a superb job on the latest 911 Turbo.

The aim of Vorsteiner’s styling package is to improve the Turbo’s aerodynamics and high-speed stability, inadvertently styling has benefitted aesthetically too.

The 997 V-RT package compromises a carbon-fibre front bumper (framed by a removable lower front spoiler) with enlarged air intakes, a new duct for the centre radiator vent and a remoulded rear bumper, featuring larger side intercooler extraction vents.

All in all Vorsteiner claims 35% better airflow. All you loose are the front fog-lamps, which are removed to accommodate the new spoiler.

A carbon-fibre rear diffuser accommodates quad performance exhaust tips. Vorsteiner offers seven-spoke, bespoke alloy wheels too, sized in either 19- or 20-inches, which hide the optional 8-piston Brembo brake callipers.

Ensuring the highest technical standards, Vorsteiner uses only temperature vacuumed carbon-fibre and vacuumed polymers, which means it might be plastic, but sure isn’t cheap…


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