This was our first time entry at the 2016 Porsche Club NSW Concours d' Elegance and while the weather was reminiscent of a concourse held somewhere in London, the fact that almost 200 cars rolled in was a pleasant surprise. With the Concourse judging starting at 10am and the winners announced just after 2pm, there was no shortage of disappointed faces with a handful of hopefuls eagerly awaiting final winner announcements. Our 1996 Porsche 993 4S owned by Andrew Ochudzawa was the only 993 4S on display. With duco, interior and mechanicals in perfect order, tough judges noted absence of an original jack bag, a dusty engine fan (on the inside) as well as a slightly worn brake and clutch pedal rubbers among other, very fine details. But, such is the level of competition, that only the best of the best cars can win this prestigious and highly contested competition. Unfortunately the other RamSpeed prepared car,
Another exciting project recently completed by RamSpeed for a valuable customer in Sydney. This stunning Audi SQ5 was purchased brand new in 2015. After few short weeks of driving and running the car in, the lady owner decided to turn up the volume in just about every department. After initial consultation, it was clear that the owner wanted a lot more power and presence on the road. Factory Audi offering ended on revised monoblock wheels and their S-Line package which really did not go far at all. Below: Standard Audi SQ5 wheels going to a new home. After looking at ABT Sportsline and other body enhancement options, Caractere came out as a clear winner, in terms of looks, quality and customers budget. The Caractere wide body kit components are manufactured from ABS plastic and offered rigidity and quality equivalent to Audi original items. The entire body kit consisted of revised front bumper bar as well as front
This incredible looking 2006 yellow Lamborghini Gallardo has come into our workshop for some exterior upgrades including Super Trofeo look front bumper with carbon splitter. The client has purchased through RamSpeed carbon front bumper upgrade which included carbon intakes as well as a centre splitter. Thanks to this upgrade, the front of the car has been completely transformed into a look of a newer model car. This upgrade gives the Gallardo the look of the Lamborghini Super Trofeo. This new style is sleek and is bound to turn heads once spotted.
The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster is powered by a 6.2-litre V8 that produces 420kW of power and 650Nm of torque. The Roadster’s performance data is: 0-100km/h in 3.8 seconds, 0-200km/h in 11.3 seconds, top speed of 317km/h, with a combined cycle fuel consumption of 13.3 litres/100km. This incredible Mercedes Benz AMG SLS Class Convertible 2011 was brought into our workshop for an installation of coil over’s as well as an installation of a KW lift kit. During this process, our workshop removed all the old struts and rebuilt with KW adjusters and springs. Also installed was a hydraulic pump which runs lines to all four of the struts. After the installation, the ride heights were set and the hydraulic system was checked. The lift kit heightens the car which prevents scrapping of the bumper and undercar when at an incline.
The Range Rover Autobiography 2015 came into our workshop for custom upgrades which included a specialty body kit and tuning, as well as an exhaust and pulley upgrade. The Autobiography was brought to our workshop from the dealership at the request of the client for various upgrades. These upgrades included both interior and exterior modifications. The interior modifications were a performance upgrade; the ECU had been re-tuned to increase power which included upgrading the software of the car. Body kit components were fitted to this Range Rover Autobiography 2015, these components included an Arden rear apron and a Haman front spoiler. Also installed and fitted were new 22 inch wheels made by Arden, also installed was a lowering module. The customer has also requested that the exhaust system to be upgraded, this exhaust was also created by Arden. Also for the exhaust a valve system was also