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Pagani Creates One-Off Huayra Lampo With Fiat Turbina Theme 14
Dec
Posted by Cristian Gnaticov in Garage Italia Customs, new cars, Pagani, Pagani Huayra on 12 14th, 2017


Pagani has joined forces with Lapo Elkann to create yet another marvelous one-off Huayra – the Lampo, which isn’t Italian for…Lambo, but for ‘Lightning’.

Made for Garage Italia Customs and inspired by the Fiat Turbina Concept from 1954 that had a bespoke two-tone red and white livery together with turbine power, the supercar sports a similar paint scheme. No turbine power here, though.

Beneath the beautiful red shade, the carbon fiber bodywork is noticeable, and that’s not all, because the Pagani Huayra Lampo has welcomed additional parts made from the same lightweight material that were borrowed from the Huayra BC. It also has larger air intakes at the front.

Elsewhere, we notice the Italian flags applied to different parts of the exterior, including the brake calipers, whereas the bespoke interior has chequered brown leather that’s said to have been hand-crafted by an artisan in Turin. The cabin also features exposed aluminum anodized in bronze and carbon fiber trim that keep the theme going.

No upgrades were applied to the Mercedes-AMG-developed 6.0-liter twin-turbo V12 engine, as it’s still good for 730hp and 1,000Nm (738lb-ft) of torque, although we admit that it would have been a little cooler with the 790hp unit that powers the Huayra BC.

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Garage Italia Customs Comes Up With Kama Sutra-Themed Fiat 500 10
Jun
Posted by Sergiu Tudose in celebrities, Fiat, Fiat 500, Garage Italia Customs, new cars, tuning on 06 10th, 2017


"Who said Love & Sex are a sin?" said Lapo Elkann in one of his Instagram posts, promoting the Fiat 500 'Kar_masutra' put together by his company, Garage Italia Customs.
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Garage Italia Customs Does A Pretty Sweet Motorcycle Too 5
Jun
Posted by Carscoops Staff in Ducati, Garage Italia Customs, motorcycles, tuning on 06 5th, 2017


With his automotive customizing atelier Garage Italia Customs, Lapo Elkann and company have shown they can make some rather eye-catching cars.

As it turns out, though, their talents can be equally applied as well to motorcycles – like this unique Ducati Diavel.
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Lapo, What Have You Done To The BMW i8 This Time? [44 Images] 5
Apr
Posted by Carscoops Staff in BMW, BMW Concepts, BMW i, BMW i3, BMW i8, concepts, Garage Italia Customs on 04 5th, 2017


Between its eclectic art cars and the polarizing work of Chris Bangle, BMW has proven itself no stranger to avant-garde design. Now it's tapped another eclectic talent to remake two of its EVs.
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Ferrari 512 TR Got Roof Chop, Burberry Wrap From Garage Italia Customs 6
Aug
Posted by Bogdan Zoltan in Ferrari, Ferrari Testarossa, Garage Italia Customs, tuning on 08 6th, 2016


For some reason, the Testarossa’s edgy, late 1980s philosophy drifted into obscurity. It didn’t do too well on the second-hand market either, with prices dropping significantly at one point.
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“The Great Wave” Is An Alfa Romeo 4C By Garage Italia Customs 21
Jul
Posted by Bogdan Zoltan in Alfa Romeo 4C, alfa-romeo, Garage Italia Customs, tuning on 07 21st, 2016


No, this particular Alfa Romeo 4C isn’t a surfer’s dream, but an homage paid to Katsushika Hokusai "The Great Wave" woodblock print.
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Garage Italian Customs Italianizes Mazda MX-5 With One-Off Levanto 24
Jun
Posted by John Halas in Garage Italia Customs, Mazda, Mazda MX-5 / Miata, new cars on 06 24th, 2016


Garage Italian Customs, the company founded by Lapo Elkann, grandson of Gianni Agnelli, and heir apparent to the Fiat Group Empire, has crafted a one-off special based on the new Mazda MX-5 called the Levanto.
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Garage Italia Builds Special Fiat 555RR for Diesel’s Renzo Rosso 21
Jun
Posted by Carscoops Staff in diesel, Fiat, Fiat 500, Garage Italia Customs, tuning on 06 21st, 2016


Fiat has made Diesel editions of the 500 before, but this one is special. The example you see here is dubbed the 555RR, and was specially commissioned from Lapo Elkann's Garage Italia Customs by Renzo Rosso – founder of Diesel jeans and president of the OTB Group in which it belongs.
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