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Sometimes it’s nice to just sit back and admire someone else’s hard-earned money at work. SR Auto Group got their hands on #100 of 350 Lamborghini LP670-SVs out there in the world and added their own treatment. Can you really go wrong by going with a matte black treatment on one of the world’s rarest Italian supercars?
To go with the menacing flat black look, a set of 20-inch Pur Design One wheels were bolted onto the bull. The wheels aren’t overly flashy, and are probably a great option for those with a Lamborghini wanting something a little subtle yet sporty and classy. It sports a 12-spoke design with a concave style and this particular set was finished in a glossy black.
It’s not the orange and black Status design Murcielago, but it’s certainly an appropriately fearsome Halloween treat.
See more photos after the jump:
In case you can’t tell, all you have to do is take an exotic (or luxury) car, wrap it in matte black and the internet will immediately go nuts about it. There’s just something so sinister and so menacing when you go and take a car like the Audi R8 and rewrap the entire car in a matte black finish, pair it up with matte black wheels and sprinkle in some carbon fiber body pieces.
As much as we like to think one day we’ll get sick and tired of this matte black craze, we wholeheartedly believe it’s here to stay and is part of the style and culture in car customization. And honestly, there’s just no denying what a nice matte-colored wrap does to a car’s aesthetics. But enough about the flat black style, this R8 from SR Auto Group has been dubbed Project Pur R8 Phantom and sports some subtle, yet sleek mods.
Breaking up the dark exterior is a set of bright red brake calipers that contrasts the matte black 20-inch wheels. Carbon fiber goods are in the form of front lip and rear spoiler, both from Hofele. PPI contributes with their carbon fiber rear vents and front grill.
As for performance, SR Auto Group is offering H&R lowering springs (pretty run-of-the-mill) and ECU tuning. No horsepower figures on the ECU retune though.
GALLERY: SR Auto Group Project Pur R8 Phantom
[Source: Top Speed]
This isn’t the first time we’ve seen the Wald Nissan GT-R, and it surely won’t be the last. This one is built by SR Auto Group in Canada, a company that specializes in luxury and exotic vehicles. While the two-tone black (carbon fiber) and white scheme is nice, we find it a little overwhelming – perhaps a little too much contrast going on. But we have to admit it does look killer overall and very unique.
As obvious, the exterior sports a full Wald Aero Package along with a carbon fiber hood from Seibon and front clear sidemarkers. The wheels are 22-inch Pur Six, which to us, seem a little plain and generic for a Nissan GT-R. Sure the design is clean, but juts doesn’t look … menacing. Under the hood is Cobb’s Stage III performance upgrade and SR’s own Black Label exhaust system. Handling suspension duties is a set of coilovers from T1R.
One thing we’d love to see changed is the rear fenders being molded onto the body rather than riveted on. A nice smooth transition would have set it apart better and perhaps match-painted would make it a nicer, minor rear widebody conversion. But hey, tons of carbon fiber and tons of contrasting white makes for a clean, killer GT-R. We’re still jealous we don’t have our own in our stable.
GALLERY: SR Auto Group Wald Nissan GT-R