26: Carbon Fiber Wraps
Something about the tuner crowd and carbon fiber makes for a winning combination. The thing is that you can spend quite a bit on carbon fiber inserts, only to miss out dramatically on any performance increases. Wrapping your car can be quite fashionable and it beats having to pay for an entire paint job. Nevertheless, using a carbon fiber wrap does nothing for the performance of a vehicle.
This is a fad that has become all too common in the past decade. Sure, you can wrap your vehicle with carbon fiber or add inserts. But all you are doing is putting on a front of false performance, and this isn’t what most true enthusiasts are looking for.