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Volvo unveils Evolve, Heico, IPD custom C30s

Volvo today unveiled three customized C30 hatchbacks at the SEMA car show. The Evolve C30 AWD focuses on raw performance, with an impressive 507 horsepower, massive tires, race-inspired suspension, gigantic brakes, sequential twin turbos, exotic exhaust plumbing, an advanced heat exchanger and a screaming yellow high gloss paint scheme. Inside are highly bolstered seats, a safety structure and custom leather touches.

A joint collaboration between German tuner Heico Sportiv and Burton Snowboards, Heico C30 promises those with an active lifestyle the "ultimate lifestyle vehicle." The 300 horsepower AWD C30 features a height adjustable suspension, custom cut Toyo tires and a complex six layer camouflage paint job. Inside, there's a portable GPS system and gleaming 2008 Burton snowboards and boots.

High tech and high style come through in the International Product Development (IPD) SEMA C30, all draped in the colors of the Swedish flag. Producing 384 horsepower, the ipd C30 retains its factory front-drive layout and offers plenty of electronic fun and a thoroughly custom fabricated interior, highlighted by a touch screen in the floating center stack and a heads-up instrument display. The icing on the cake is the fully functioning gull-wing style doors. Gallery after the jump...