Tuned Cars

The Yellow Punisher Dodge Challenger


Image Credit

Make : Dodge
Model : Challenger RT
Year : 2012

Owner : George Mathew
Country : United Arab Emirates
Founder of : UAE Dodge Club

Exterior Upgrades:
Custom Paint Job
Cowlstyle Bonnet with Punisher Digital Printed Wrap
Phantom Grills
Xlume Punisher Illuminated Badge
GTS Side Window Louvers
GTS Rear Wind Shield Louvers
Wicked Designz Wickerbill Spoiler
StonSho Front Number Plate Holder
MGP Caliper Covers

In-Car-Entertainment (Audio and Video):
Pioneer Sound System
Pioneer Head Units
Pioneer Speakers
3 Pioneer Amps
2200 Watts Pioneer Woofers

Light Display:
Engine Bay Lighting
Interior Lights
Trunk Music System Lighting

Engine & Performance:
5.7- Liter Hemi
K&N Cold Air Intakes
JBA Longtube Headers Catless with Borla Atak Catback
0-100 Km/h: 5.2 Seconds
Top Speed: 245 Km/H
Horse Power: 360

Wicked Designz Custom Made Strut Brace
Fast Bags by Universal Airbags Suspension
Mopar Rotors with EBC Brake Pads

Wheels and Tires:
Centerline Wheels MM1 Series
Nexen Tires

“My Challenger is all I need now. No matter if there are more powerful cars but I want to keep my Challenger with me as long as possible so that my kids when they grow up can cherish the classic American Muscle car” – said George


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The Shark, Camaro SS


Photos By K8 Car Photography

Make : Chevrolet
Model : Camaro SS
Year : 2010

Owner : Khalid Ghalayini
Country : Lebanon
Member of : Camaro Club Lebanon
Customized by : AutoFashion


  • Custom Front Carbon Fiber Design PVC Lip
  • Custom Polycarbonate Hood Vents and Scoop with Shark Aggressive Design
  • Inside Hood Airbrush Shark Design
  • DJ Grille Black Matt and Carbon Fiber Design
  • Custom Side Fenders with Engraved Red LED Camaro Logo
  • Custom Side Fenders Air Vents
  • Camaro Stealth Wicker Bill for 5th Generation ZL1 Style Rear Spoiler
  • Custom Rear Diffuser with 4 Exhaust tips & Rear Lower Lip Carbon Dipping Design
  • Unique Stripes Kit Special Design for The Shark Camaro
  • Custom Shark Design Airbrush for Inside Trunk
  • Vertical Doors Kit (by House of Tuners)
  • ZL1 Bumper Conversion Package (by House of Tuners)

Engine & Upgrades

  • OBX Big Block Down and Forward Headers with 3.5” V-Band
  • IPE Valvetronic Rear Muffler with Carbon Fiber Tips
  • Engine Bay Custom Red and Carbon Dipping Design
  • ECU/ECM/PCM Tuning by Phastek Performance Diablo
  • K&N Cold Air Intake (by House of Tuners)

Brakes, Suspension & Chassis

  • Carbon Fiber Strut Bar
  • Shark Red Design on Brake Calipers
  • 6-Piston Ceramic Brembo Brake Kit

Wheels & Alloys

  • 20” ZL1 Alloys
  • 275/40/20 Momo Tires


  • RGB-W Color Shifting for Headlight and Fog Light Kit
  • LED Fog Lights (Philips) 90W Laminate
  • Custom Tail Sequential LED Flashers
  • Custom Reverse LED Lights
  • Custom Illuminated Camaro SS Door Handles (by House of Tuners)
  • Illumined Camaro Door Sills (by House of Tuners)

Interior & Infotainment

  • Heads Up Screen Display
  • Carbon Paddle Shifters
  • Leather Custom Steering Wheel with Red Stiches
  • All in One Touch Screen with Navigation
  • A/C Control Touch Screen
  • Red Seatbelt
  • Steering Wheel by Phastek USA


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The Devil in a Veloster


Image Credit : Yusuf Sharif

Make : Hyundai
Model : Veloster
Year : 2016

Owner : Yusuf Sharif
Country : Yemen / United Arab Emirates
Member of : Veloster Team UAE

Engine & Performance:

At Stock: 1.6 GDI non-turbo
Exhaust: Magnaflow Catback


KYB Shock Absorbers
Eibach Lowering Kit

Wheels and Tires:

18″ Candy Vossen Wheels

Exterior and Interior:

Camouflage Wrap Design
Custom Front Grille
D-style Spoiler
Custom Side Skirts
Side Diffuser
Dashboard RGBW Light
RGBW Flooring Lights
LED Lights
RGBW color Chasing


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A Super Supra from Lebanon


Image Credit : K8 Car Photography

Make : Toyota
Model : Supra
Year : 1993

Owner : Hatem El Khalil
Country : Lebanon

Engine and Performance:

Re-Built Engine Bottom End and Head
Manley Rods and Pistons
Ported Head
GSC Camshafts
Unorthodox Cam Gears & Pulleys
Shimless Bucket Seats
Ferrea Valvetrain
Ferrea Intake
Ferrea Exhaust
Ferrea Seals
Ferrea Guides
Stage 4 Fuel System with 1700 cc Injectors
Triple Walbre 450Iph Fuel Pump
HKS 4” Full Titanium Exhaust

Horsepower: 792 RWHP
Weight: 1495 Kg

Chassis and Suspension:

HKS Hipermax V Suspension
Brembo GT 6-pistons Brake Kit
Brembo 355mm Cross Drilled Disc Rotors

Wheels and Tires:

CCW Classics with Black Centers Wheels
Tires: Toyo R888 (315 Rear)


Do-Luck Type 2 Front Bumper with Real Carbon Fiber Inserts
Top Secret Full Carbon Fiber Hood
Blitz Side Skirts
Trial Rear Diffuser with Real Carbon Fiber Inserts
LED Rear Taillights

ICE In-Car-Entertainment and Lighting (Audio and Video):

Pioneer Appradio 2
LED Interior Light Bulbs

It is one of the most visceral driving experiences one can have. Every time I see it, it makes me smile, She’s a Keeper. – said Hatem


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SuperNova Camaro Transformers


Image Credit : Jad Karam

Make : Chevrolet
Model : Camaro
Year : 2012

Owner : Jad Karam
Country : Lebanon
Customized by : House of Tuners
Member of : Camaro Club Lebanon

Engine & Performance:
Stainless Works Longtube Headers
1′ 7/8 Performance Connect
Custom Made CatBack 3.0 Inch Tube
Cold Air Inductions Air Intake
Yank 3200 Stall Torque Converter
Stage 2c Livernois Cam Package
DOD Delete Kit
Snow Performance Methanol Kit
GM 1LE Ring & Pinion 3.91 Gear Ratio
Full Valve Train Upgrade
MSD 8.5MM Spark Plug Wires

0-100 Km/h: 3.6s
Top Speed: 300Km/h
Horse Power: 650
Weight: 1650Kg

Bilstein B6 High-Performance Adjustable Shocks
Brembo 6-Piston Disc Brakes

Wheels and Tires:
Wheels: Transformers Special Edition 20”
Tires: Front:245/45 R20 Rear:275/40 ZR 20

Custom Made Hood
VDI Vertical Doors Kit
ZL1 Bumper
GFX Side Skirts
GFX Diffuser
Transformers Limited Edition Carbon Fiber Stripes
Transformers Limited Edition Rear Spoiler
Transformers Limited Edition Fuel Cap
Custom Roof Fin Antenna

Transformers Limited Edition Door Kick Plates
Custom Illuminated Dash and Footwell
AEM AFR and Methanol Boost Gauge
Custom Stitched Velour Floor Mats
Scosche Touch Color Screen Dash Kit

In-Car-Entertainment (Audio and Video):
Pioneer AppRadio 3
Alpine Surround System
ICE Modifications done at: Green Car Audio

“Supernova was built to be unique and there’s a lot to appreciate about it. It’s a strong performer that blends speed with precision and enjoyment in a way your heart will always skip some beats and be happy about it. The exhaust note is just incredible you’ll always want more. For me she’s more than four wheels and an engine, she’s Home.” – said Jad Karam


Tuned Cars

Pegasus White Challenger


Photos By K8 Car Photography

Make : Dodge
Model : Challenger SRT8 392 HEMI
Year : 2011

Owner : Afif Hamdan
Country : Lebanon
Customized by : AutoFashion

Engine & Upgrades

  • 392 HEMI engine
  • Pegasus Tuning
  • Camshafts (Comp Shafts)
  • BBK Headers
  • Innotech Performance Full Exhaust System
  • aFe Power Cold Air Intake

Brakes & Suspension

  • Wheels Spacers
  • Brembo Ceramic Brake Kit
  • MOPAR Strut Bar
  • Bilstein Shock Absorbers
  • Eibach Lowering Springs

Wheels and Tires

  • ADV1 21” Blue Chrome
  • 325/30/21 Rear
  • 285/35/21 Front


  • Liberty Walk LB WORKS Complete Body kit
  • Liberty Walk LB Duck Tail
  • Custom Black Color Coded Front Lip
  • Custom Fenders Air Vents
  • Custom Hood Vents
  • Custom Headlights
  • Custom Taillights
  • Custom Pegasus Tire Stickers
  • Custom Blue Stripes Vinyl


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The Chameleon Toyota GT86


Photos By Umar Malik

Make : Toyota
Model : GT86
Year : 2016

Owner : Adam Dakkoune
Country : UAE
Customized by : FOS Automotive Concepts

Upgrade details

  • Full Car Wrap in Chameleon Color Purple and Blue
  • Carbon Fiber Rear Spoiler
  • TRD Front and Rear Bumpers
  • Rocket Bunny Wide Body Kit
  • Customized Fenders Vents
  • Customized Rear Bumper Vents
  • Smoked Taillights
  • Carbon Fiber Side Mirrors
  • Carbon Fiber Fender Vents
  • Work Wheels 18 x 9.5 Front 18 x 11.5 Rear
  • 225 x 40 x 18 Nitto NT05 Tires
  • H&R Lowering Springs
  • Stance Look
  • AirRaid Intake / Filter System
  • BORAL Catback with MXP Headers Exhaust


Tuned Cars

Blue BMW Asuka Widebody kit


Photos By K8 Car Photography

Make : BMW
Model : M3 HPF
Year : 2004

Owner : Wael Ward
Country : Lebanon
Top Speed : 330 Km
Horse Power : 830 Hp

Winner of Lebanon Motorsport and Tuning Show Best European Modified Vehicle

Engine and Performance Upgrades

  • S54 3.2 Liter
  • Motor Ratio 8:8:1
  • Rods and Pistons R 22mm HD Turbo Design
  • Aline Honed Mains
  • Rods and Pistons R within 1/10 of Gram Coated Rod and Main Bearings
  • High Flow Oil Pump
  • L19 Head Studs
  • Head & Block are Decked and MLS Finished with a RA of 7
  • Ceramic Coated and Teflon Skirts Pistons
  • HD Bronze Valve Guides and High Flow 5 Angle Valve Grind with HD Valve Seals with Balanced Springs Head
  • 6-Speed Samsonas Gear Box


  • Doc Race Tubular Manifold with Duel Outlet Wastegate
  • Supersprint Mid Pipe
  • Guppe M Rear Muffler


  • Front and Rear DINAN Strut Bar 
  • KW Variant 3 Coil Over


  • 8-Piston 380 mm Front Custom HPF Brakes 
  • 4-Piston 355 mm Rear Custom HPF Brakes

Wheels and Tires

  • Special Custom Forged 3 Pieces from VIP Modular 19×10 Front and 18×13 Rear Wheels
  • Nitto 05R Semi Slick 275/35 Front Nitto 555 Semi Slick 335/40 Rear


  • Full ASUKA Wide Body from PSM Dynamic
  • Vorsteiner GTS Hood


  • Full CSL Carbon Fiber Interior
  • Carbon fiber Steering Wheel Custom Blue Seat Belt from IND Design


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The Red Wolf – Corvette C6.R


Photos By K8 Car Photography

Make : Chevrolet
Model : Corvette C6.R
Year : 2007

Owner : Monzer Mansour
Power : 800 HP
Torque : 905 Nm

Engine & Performance Upgrades

  • Engine: 7.4L
  • Lingenfelter 454 Ls7 Cid Engine Stage 1
  • Callies 4340 Forged Steel 4.125” Stroke Crankshaft – Clevite Tri Armor Bearings
  • Manley I Beam 4340 Steel Connecting Rods
  • 11.5:1 Compression
  • Je Forged Aluminum Pistons & Total Seal File Fit Rings
  • Lingenfelter C6 Zo6 Air Intake System
  • Lingenfelter Cnc Porting & Polishing Of Cylinder Heads For Optimal Flow
  • Lingenfelter Multi-Angle Valve Job & Surfacing For 11.5:1 Compression
  • Ferrea High Performance Dual Valve Springs, Titanium Retainers & Valve Locks
  • Lingenfelter Zo6 GT22x Camshaft By Competition Cams
  • Lingenfelter High Flow C6 Zo6 Air Induction & 4” Diameter Lingenfelter Mass Air
  • F1 Procharger


  • American Racing Headers
  • Borla Full Exhaust System


  • Lingenfelter Sport Suspension Upgrade Kit


  • C6.R Full Bodykit



Performance News


Preparations are in full swing for the highly anticipated fourth consecutive edition of Custom Show Emirates (CSE) 2018, which is set to return from 05 April – 07 April 2018 at ADNEC, Abu Dhabi, after three thrilling editions, that have cemented its position as one of the most exciting automotive event of the region.

‘’This edition has grown 15% in terms of floor space compared to the previous one, where we welcomed over 30,000 visitors. More than 110 local and 70 international exhibitors from 17 countries will be occupying 47,000 sqm. of indoor & outdoor space, we thank our sponsors, partners, exhibitors and visitors for their participation and look forward to welcoming them all.’’Saeed Al Marzooqui, Chairman, Custom Events, UAE.

There will be considerable presence of custom bike builders from Italy, Switzerland, Turkey and Germany with more than 100 unique bikes on display. The show will also feature a dedicated area for custom sand vehicles, which is a hot favourite among the local community.

‘’’Custom Show Emirates seamlessly manages to deliver a combination of “Power-sports” enthusiasts and relevant premium brands, in a package that is both business friendly, effective and above all, delivers concrete, quantifiable results. This year the anticipation is mounting, and we are looking forward to display our range of 2018 Indian Motorcycles and Slingshot for visitors to get acquainted with.’’Karim Kassoul, General Manager, Specialized Sports Equipment L.L.C, Dubai, UAE


The show has registered a major increase in new exhibitors from Italy, Switzerland, Australia, Russia, China, New Zealand, India, Japan and several GCC countries, which will showcase the latest in auto customization products and services and also feature dedicated international pavilions.

‘’Custom Show Emirates is the largest automotive-based show in the Middle East and we are pleased and honoured to be one of the official media partners and photographers. The show has grown massively in the past two years that we have been attending, and 2018 is set to be even bigger. It’s not only the most important date in our calendar, but also for many that are involved with the modified car scene in the Middle East.’’ – Dan Price, Founder,

The show will feature 17 exciting onsite activities, such as; 4×4 and Saloon Drifting, Stunt Driving, Custom Cars & Bikes Competition, Engines Battle, Bikers Build-Off, Dyno Zone, King of Mechanics, Kids Garage and much more to keep the adrenaline pumping for the visitors.

 “Unlike traditional automotive events, which are mostly limited to static vehicle displays, our visitors get to experience several exciting activities LIVE and immerse themselves in motoring euphoria! Stay tuned as we will be announcing our brand new activities for this year and other exciting news soon.’’Nasser Taqi, Partner, Custom Events, UAE.

Custom Show Emirates 2018 will run from 10 AM – 10 PM, 05 April – 07 Aril 2018 at ADNEC, Abu Dhabi, UAE. Tickets are priced at 50 AED and will be available for sale at the venue.


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