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THE ESSENTIALS
Owner: Michael Maguire
Location: Lloydminster, AB Vehicle: 2006 Pontiac Solstice
Power: 304 hp (est.)

ENGINE
GM 2.4L EcoTec turbo-4

ENGINE MODIFICATIONS
Custom supercharger install
Custom CAI with carbon fibre air intake box
Custom water/methanol injection
Focuztech long-tube tri-Y header
Magnaflow dual exhaust by Dave’s Auto Service
Custom fuse block cover
Custom GM chicklet badges for ignition coils
Custom polished engine camshaft cover by Shinny’s Sweatshop

ENGINE MANAGEMENT
Kenne Bell fuel management

SUSPENSION
Eibach Pro Kit springs
Eibach sway bars
Energy Suspension bushings

EXTERIOR
RK Sport
Carbon Fiber Front bumper
Rear valance
Dual Ram hood Sideskirts
Rear wing
Vertical Doors kit
Supercharged badging

INTERIOR
Auto Meter: Boost, Fuel Pressure, A/F, EGT
Custom carbon fiber gauge pods
Katzkin leather suede seat covers
Suede door panels and door inserts
Suede center console and lower dash
Suede sun visors with laser engraving
Stainless steel racing pedals
Brushed aluminum solstice door sill inserts

SHOUTOUTS
RK Sport
Lyndon @ Wester’s Garage Tuning 1-888-WESTER1
James @ Shinny’s Sweatshop
Jason Rosvick Photography

 



 



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