• Ocala Half Mile, 2015: Part 1

    Our customer’s goal was simple. He wanted us to deliver him a GTR that could run 9 second 1/4 mile passes and crack 200 MPH in a standing mile. This was back in 2009, and those figures were pushing the envelope of the R35 platform. To make things even more interesting, this particular GTR would …

  • 700 HP Mercedes-Benz CLS63 AMG

    To many people, Oberlin, Ohio is the home of Oberlin College, a progressive liberal arts school famous for its civil rights initiatives and talented student body. Ask a fan of Nissan’s flagship R35 GT-R performance car about Oberlin, Ohio, and they’ll tell you about Switzer Performance, a family-run tuning house famous for turning GTRs into …

  • Goliath Hits 237 MPH at Sun Valley

    The last time we got cameras on one of our 1500+ WHP Goliath cars, it was blasting across the finish line at Milan Dragway at more 180 MPH. Our first Goliath GTR became the fastest GTR in the world when it cracked 250 MPH at the Moscow Unlimited, as well, proving that the package delivered …

  • Mercedes CLS550 – 510 HP Intro. PKG

    Mercedes’ 402 HP twin-turbocharged, AWD CLS550 coupe is already a capable performer from the factory, but it’s capable of so much more. Just how much more capable Mercedes’ latest CLS platform is in the hands of an industry-leading tuning firm like Oberlin, Ohio-based Switzer Performance, however, remains to be seen – but that potential is …