Novitec Tridente has unveiled a new tuning package for the Maserati Quattroporte luxury sedan, both S and Sport GT S versions. The tuner focused on increasing the engine’s maximum power, but also on improving the car’s aerodynamics.
Thanks to the addition of a new Tridente Sport compressor, the 4.7-liter V8 engine now delivers a total of 590 hp at 7,300 rpm and a peak torque of 572 Nm. The engine is mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. This allows the car to sprint from 0 to 60 mph in 4.6 seconds, to 124 mph in 14.9 seconds, while pushing the car to a top speed of 183 mph.
Next to the engine upgrade the tuner is also offering a set of 21-inch wheels, a height-adjustable coil-over suspension, and a carbon-fiber rear spoiler. They have also added numerous options for a stylish customization of the interior of the luxury sedan. The options range from a custom-tailored interior crafted from the finest leather or Alcantara to a state-of-the-art multimedia equipment package with TV, Blu-Ray player, and high-speed internet connection.
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The German tuning house Novitec is better known for working their magic on Italian super cars like Ferraris and Maseratis, but with the release of the lovable little Alfa Romeo MiTo, the boys at Novitec couldn’t help but change things up a bit. In doing so the aftermarket modifier has created an exclusive tuning program for the compact Alfa city car, dubbed the Novitec PowerJet 2, the German tuned MiTo makes 31 HP more than from factory, currently making 186 HP with its turbocharged 1.4 Liter four cylinder engine and can run from 0 to 60 MPH in just 7.4 seconds.
The entire exterior of the MiTo has been enhanced, receiving a striking facelift with a centrally mounted cup spoiler in front. From the side the MiTo looks much closer to the ground thanks to the Novitec rocker panels and up to a 65 mm drop if you opt for the Novitec coil-overs. The 18 inch rims come in either a glossy silver or flat black, but wither way they are wrapped in a set of 215/35 Pirelli high performance tires. Out back the Powerjet 2 is pushed to the ground thanks to a Novitec designed roof spoiler and rear diffuser, which looks perfect surrounding the Novitec stainless steel sport muffler.
The Alfa Romeo MiTo has already been awarded countless prizes, due to its compact size, fun to drive nature and amazingly good looks. The Powerjet 2 by Novitec should be no different. The German tuners started off with a good package and made it great, if there is an award for the tuned city car of the year, this Novitec built MiTo should be left standing at the top of the list.
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Judging by the photos, Novitec Rosso, the Ferrari tuners are not bashful about fiddling with the latest and greatest from Maranello, the Formula 1 Championship celebrating 16 M. Knowing that Novitec have gotten 700 HP from the hardtop Scuderia, expect one very cool convertible.
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Although the Ferrari F430 Scuderia is already a powerful car, with a 510 hp engine capable to push it up to 320 km/h, for those who want better performance Novitec released its performance package for the Italian sports car.
Featuring a high performance mechanical supercharger and a generously dimensioned water-cooled intercooler, the car develops 717 hp and and astonishing 722 Nm. With the new power increase the vehicle sprints from 0-100 km/h in just 3.5 seconds, 0-200 km/h in just 10.1 seconds, 0-300 km/h in 26.1 seconds and a top speed of 348 km/h. No words about the price yet!
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In order to make the Fiat 500 look even better, the well-known tuning company Novitec, specialised in Ferarri and Alfa Romeo cars, unveiled its new body kit for the small vehicle. Characterized by the front lip spoiler, 16 and 17 inch alloy wheels, rear roof spoiler and a double exhaust system, the small vehicle from the Italian manufacturer becomes car even more desirable.
Novitec also re-programmed the ECU of the engines and now the 1.3 JTD turbodiesel develops 83 hp, with 13 hp more than the standard, while the 1.4-liter petrol engine is now capable of developing 131 hp.
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Alfa Romeo unveiled the all-new Spider at the 2006 Geneva Motor Show. Two years after, Novitec decided is time for the roadster to become a little more sportier.
Even if the tuner did not worked under the hood, the Novitec Spider looks a lot more fun to drive than the standard version. With a new front bumper and rear diffuser, Spider’s aerodynamics are much more underlined. In the rear Novitec also added a new stainless steel rear silencer accentuating the sound and four tailpipes (115x85 mm ovals) that make the back-end looking more aggressive.
The suspension was adjusted from 35 mm to 75 mm; and this next to 20 inch N9 multi-piece rims ensure the best drive ever.
Novitec put their hands on the latest Quattroporte and made some modifications to the car. The result is great: an updated ECU, a power optimized exhaust system and a sport coil over suspension with dual adjustment. The Novitec Maserati Quattroporte has a 413 hp power output at 7100 rpm.
Novitec, famous tuner specialized in cars from the Ferrari and Fiat group, has put his hands on the new Fiat Bravo and made it looking more aggressive. There is also a posibility that this is the first step from an attemp of making from the Brova an aggressive and powerful car (like the Alpha Romeo GT).
The Novitec Bravo features 18" or 19" wheels. Under the bonet you will get extra horse power thanks to a new T-Jet 1.4 liters Turbo (...)
Tuner Novitec has gotten their hands on the Alfa Romeo Brera yielding one impressive sports coupe. Exterior add-ons include a sportier front fascia , subtle side-skirts, and an aggresive rear apron that features gaping exhaust tips , which from the rear will let you know that this is not your ordinary Alfa Romeo. Novitec has chosen to add "Breyton style" wheels which fill out the wheel wells completely and aggressively. Now all Alfa Romeo has to do is start selling their vehicles here in the United States again so that you US enthusiasts can enjoy this automotive masterpiece.
Small cars, with exterior serious modifications and painted in rich colors is not something new. It’s a fashion that has been around for some years in the US and even Europe. There is quite a simple explanation for this. Small auto vehicles, with small engines have reduced costs and they allow passionate teenagers a way to express their imagination and personality.