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MSN Autos did a pretty good job of picking 10 hot tuner cars.
TechArt Panamera Concept One
Novitec Rosso California
ABT Sportline R8 5.2 V10
Lingenfelter Camaro SS L28
Roush 427R Mustang
Hennessey Challenger HPE600 Turbo
Brabus E V12
Pratt & Miller Corvette C6RS
Dinan S3-R M3
Heffner Performance Ford GT 1000GT
2011 Audi R8 GT.
So what does the extra money and the extra letters get you?
Thankfully no giant aluminum erector set wing, like another German manufacturer has done with their GT edition car recently.
You will get 220 fewer pounds via thinner glass and some aluminum body panels have been swapped for carbon fiber. You will also get about 35 more horsepower and a reported top speed of 198.8 mph.
About time the R8 became more of a Gallardo. Too bad, for now, the R8 GT only comes with an automatic.