An Inside Look at the New Garrett GTX Turbochargers


One of the current rages in the turbocharger aftermarket is the billet compressor wheel.  The traditional compressor wheel for most turbochargers is made of cast aluminum.  Cast aluminum is a reasonably good material to make a complex part suc [ … ]

BorgWarner EFR Turbo Feature Set

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This power chart should obviously only be used as a guideline for turbo selection. Check back on BorgWarner's EFR site in the near future for an extremely in depth turbo sizing app. Y [ … ]

DashCommand Mobile App Now Available for iPhone and Android

DashCommand Mobile App Now Available for iPhone and Android

Performance enthusiasts and racers looking for more in-depth communication with their vehicles can now turn their iPhone or Android smartphones into an advanced in-car computer. Previ [ … ]

Wilwood: Big Brake Install

When we were putting together our Remix Hondas, we had to rely on partners that would truly deliver on their promises. The product had to fit perfect, perform well and get here well ahead of schedule. For that reason, when it came to stopping [ … ]

Stoptech Pad and Rotors

In order for any brake system to work optimally, the rotors and pads must be properly bedded-in. Getting your brakes properly bedded-in and keeping them that way is critical to the peak performance of the entire brake system. However, understa [ … ]

USR Rotor, Photo by Lindsay Tadros

While many enthusiasts believe the only way to achieve effective braking is to use some ridiculously costly multi-piston system that may even create wheel fitment issues, there are less expensive options available. There is such a thing as too [ … ]

The Nissan GT-R 5000-Series Rotors

We’ve all done a brake job and been slammed by the final bill when a lot of parts need to be replaced. Well, consider a brake job on the Nissan R35 GT-R to make you feel better – it costs over $5,000 to complete. The OEM Brembo rotors perform we [ … ]

Last year we logged many miles on and off-track with this DOT competition tire to get a solid feel for every condition. First off, the Azenis RT615K provides loads of dry grip lap after lap without dispute.

The legendary Falken Azenis line needs little introduction but the tire that you thought you knew is different from what you might expect. While the Azenis RT-615 carved out a great reputation over the last few years, it has been updated with the n [ … ]

We first saw this aggressive tread pattern on display at SEMA awhile back and had been eagerly waiting to lay a beating on the tire. The fat shoulder blocks and sculpted sipes lead into super deep circumferential grooves for an all-business look. If the appearance of the tread under your car is important, the NT05 gets a 10 out of 10 for its aggressive bare-bones approach, like a slick carved up for the street.

There are a few “best kept secrets” in the tire world and one of them definitely has to be Nitto Tires. As a company that largely appeals to enthusiasts, Nitto has a smaller market share than some of larger players but that allows them to focus on [ … ]

TSW_INTERLAGOS

If you have been following TSW Wheels for a while, you’ll know there is a reason why they name all of their wheels after racetracks around the world. The company has been around for decades and continues to stay current with their designs and techn [ … ]

Orange oil helps Yokohama AVID Ascend tire to longer life, longer warranty

The new Yokohama AVID Ascend, a premium all-season tire that incorporates orange oil to improve tread life and enhance fuel economy, will have one of the longest treadwear warranties in the industry in Canada, Yokohama…
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Wilwood’s New Bolt-On High Performance Big Brake Kit for the Honda Fit

Wilwood has designed a new Big Brake Kit for the new Honda Fit using race proven technology. The part number  140-6163 kit features Forged Billet Dynalite four-piston calipers in the buyer’s choice of red, or…
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SSR Professor TF1 Wheel

CONSTRUCTION: 3-piece forgedSIZE (in.): 18, 19, 20WIDTH (in.): 7-13BOLT PATTERN: CustomFINISH: Custom www.ssr-wheels.com…
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