Mercedes Makeover: The 2022 SL boasts a brand new frame

Affalterbach, Germany — Mercedes AMG is gearing up to release a new, eighth-generation roadster, and when they say new, the luxury automaker means it.  The 2022 Mercedes-AMG SL-Class doesn’t share a single architectural component with its predecessor, or with the GT Roadster, which the SL will replace.  “The development team in our body shell design […]

JF Launier’s BASF-painted ‘Andiamo’ receives dual awards

The award-winning 'Andiamo,' painted a custom red from R-M Onyx HD.

By Mike Davey Pomona, California — February 10, 2016 — JF Launier and his company JF Kustoms have done it again. We first encountered Launier when his custom build, the 1964 Buick Riviera “Rivision,” took home the Ridler award in 2014. This time he’s made the news with another award-winning build. Launier’s 1967 Pontiac Acadian, […]