03 Zane McGee Lowdermilk 2012 Mercedes Benz C63 PASMAG

Zane McGee-Lowdermilk had already loved the 2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 in its stock form, so when he bought one he managed to keep it stock for about six months. Of course, no enthusiast ever manages to keep things stock for long, and just six months in he began starting with small modifications, which snowballed over time. As his first car build ever, it was important for him to take his time and choose quality parts to do things right.

01 Zane McGee Lowdermilk 2012 Mercedes Benz C63 PASMAG

As soon as the Liberty Walk kit for his platform was debuted, he was on on the phone with numerous shops looking to be the first person with a C63 to run the kit. It wasn’t long before his commitment paid off, and he became the first customer for the kit. Modifications that started as a wrap and some carbon fiber parts slowly turned into a wild widebody build. Soon, the C63 he loved in its stock form became something else entirely.

08 Zane McGee Lowdermilk 2012 Mercedes Benz C63 PASMAG

In closing, McGee-Lowdermilk sends his appreciation out to everyone who supported him. “My car has been to many different shops for different installation of things,” he says. “I have gone back and forth from VitalEnergyMotorsports, MZ motorsports and LB Motorsports. They have all contributed to making this car my dream build.” He also extends a heartfelt thank you to his parents and his girlfriend for the support during his build.

PAS 2018 150 Aug Sept Cover web

Zane's 2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 is featured in PASMAG #150

ESSENTIALS

Owner: Zane McGee-Lowdermil
Location: Seattle, WA
Vehicle: 2012 Mercedes-Benz C63
Engine: Mercedes-Benz M156 6.2L V8
Horsepower: 480 whp
Torque: 500 lb-ft (est.)

SOCIAL
Facebook: Zane Speedyc
Instagram: @vader_c63

04 Zane McGee Lowdermilk 2012 Mercedes Benz C63 PASMAG

ENGINE
Weistec air filters
Eurocharged V7 ECU tune

EXHAUST
Innotech Performance exhaust

WHEELS / TIRES
Ferrada FR6-8 wheels – 20x10 (f), 20x12 (r)
Toyo Proxes T1 Sport tires

09 Zane McGee Lowdermilk 2012 Mercedes Benz C63 PASMAG

CHASSIS / SUSPENSION
Air Lift Performance air suspension w/ 3P management system

EXTERIOR
Liberty Walk C63 widebody kit
Custom (grilles, front lip, headlights)
Tinted taillights
3M Satin Black vinyl wrap

06 Zane McGee Lowdermilk 2012 Mercedes Benz C63 PASMAG

INTERIOR
Brabus paddle shifters
Custom Alcantara steering wheels

SPONSORS
Primal Wrap, Toyo Tires, Tire Stickers, AADesigns, VitalEnergyMotorsports, Air Lift Performance, Ferrada Wheels

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