23 03, 2017

Arden Exterior Program for MINI AM1 RamSpeed

By | 2017-06-11T12:41:58+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|Arden, Leading Tuning Companies|0 Comments

Best known for its Jaguar and Land Rover modifications, German tuner Arden has now turned its focus on another British model, the MINI Cooper, with the release of a special edition model named AM1. The Arden prepped MINI produced a limited run of only 40 units signed by Jochen Arden, featuring both mechanical and styling upgrades. Each Arden MINI is unique, each piece a collectors’ item. Exterior Modifications On the outside, handmade stainless steel and chrome grille adorn the front and rear-end of Arden's smallest model to date, while the extremely light 6.9 kilograms Arden Gram-light aluminum wheels in the 8Jx18 inch round off the styling changes. They provide the necessary traction and reduce the vehicle weight by a few kilograms, giving finest driving characteristic and excellent smoothness. Interior Enhancements Arden paid more attention to the MINI Cooper's cabin as the dashboard, seats, steering wheel and doors are enclosed in a two-tone leather scheme, giving

9 05, 2014

AC Schnitzer Type VIII Wheel in Anthracite

By | 2015-12-15T21:21:49+00:00 May 9th, 2014|AC Schnitzer, Leading Tuning Companies|0 Comments

The AC Schnitzer wheel Type VIII now is available in anthracite finish. This is including the Type VIII forged racing wheel, the lightweight forged wheel and light alloy bi colour wheel. The alloys used in the creation of the Type VIII wheels are done using a low pressure process and subject to heat treatment after casting. This high quality casting process creates a delicate wheel with optimum weight. The finish gives the AC Schnitzer Type VIII wheel a sporty look for the BMW. It also fits Mini Countryman and Paceman. The Type VIII light alloy wheel bicolour anthracite is available for: BMW 1 Series F20, F21, E81, E82, E87, E88 BMW 2 Series F22, F23 BMW 3 Series F30, F31, F34, E90, E91, E92, E93, E46 BMW 4 Series F32, F33 BMW 5 Series F07, F10, F11, E60, E61 BMW 6 Series F06, F12, F13, E3, E64 BMW 7 Series F01, F02 BMW Z4 E89,

23 03, 2014

Arden Exterior Program for MINI AM2 RamSpeed

By | 2017-06-11T12:43:30+00:00 March 23rd, 2014|Arden, Leading Tuning Companies|0 Comments

The readers of the magazine Auto Bild have declared Arden MINI AM2 sports car of the year 2010 in his category. With this award, German tuner, Arden has succeeded in establishing itself in the upgrading sector for MINI. The experience of the successful participation of Arden at the Mini Racing Challenge was used in the development of the street version. To succeed against the competition, Arden has completely revised the MINI Cooper S. Extensive changes such as the chassis and body, incorporated with an increased engine power earned the vehicle its victory. Modifications in MINI AM2 The exterior gets a special cup spoiler set consisting of a front lip and rear diffuser. The set comprises of handmade stainless steel grill for the front spoiler, radiator grille and air intake on the bonnet as well as the rear apron. Under the hood, the tuner of British hardware has added an additional control unit, an air box, and

15 08, 2012

AC Schnitzer Wheel Collection

By | 2017-06-11T12:44:15+00:00 August 15th, 2012|AC Schnitzer, Leading Tuning Companies|0 Comments

AC Schnitzer Type VIII Monoblock The new AC Schnitzer Type VIII alloy rim in BiColor Finish supplements the Type VIII wheel range, which also includes the Type VIII forged racing rim. The new one-piece wheel has a beautiful but "easy care" look, without any loss of unrestricted suitability for everyday use. The perfect BiColor Finish gives the Type VIII alloy wheel a sophisticated sporting look for the totally new BMW models, the 5-series (F10) and GT (F07), X1 (E84) or Z4 (E89). But it also perfectly fills the wheelarches on many other vehicles from the BMW range - such as for example the 1-series, 3-series, 5-series, 6-series and 7-series - to the delight of drivers who appreciate the visual appearance of their car. The new Type VIII alloy wheel is available in the following sizes for these vehicles: BMW 1-series (E81, E82, E87, E88), 3-series (E90, E91, E92, E93), 5-series (E60, E61), 5-series (F10), 5-series

14 08, 2012

AC Schnitzer Program For The Mini Cooper R57 Cabrio

By | 2017-06-11T12:44:16+00:00 August 14th, 2012|AC Schnitzer, Leading Tuning Companies|0 Comments

MINI Cabriolet The Mini Cooper Cabrio by AC Schnitzer With its new Convertible (R57), MINI has now produced the next body variant of the cult car. The AC Schnitzer designers and engineers have already developed a range of special accessories for the new MINI. In keeping with the history of the MINI, the Aachen-based tuning specialists have concentrated on developments in the field of performance upgrades, sports rear silencer, sports suspension, alloy wheels, exterior components and interior details. Performance Upgrades Engine tuning and performance upgrades have a long tradition at AC Schnitzer. To be on the safe side however, we prefer not to extract the maximum possible power but instead ensure greater robustness, which means a longer life of the engine. Many of our diesel performance upgrades are therefore designed for an increase in torque rather than an increase in horsepower. Because torque is what you feel when for example you're "pressed back in the