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This is a V8-powered Fisker Karma

Ah, the quaint, eco-friendly charms of the Fisker Karma. Styled by the man who penned the BMW Z8 and Aston Martin V8 Vantage, and powered by the kind of technology gleaned from roaming spacecraft, it is the future.

That is until former GM bigwig Bob Lutz got his hands on one, ripped out the electric drive and brought this work of beauty kicking and screaming back into the 20th century. By using the patented Top Gear Formula Of Awesomeness - as demonstrated by Jeremy's food blender - he fitted a ruddy great 6.2-litre Chevy V8 inside the Karma. Very much yes.

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