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[24 May 2012 | No Comment | ]
JapMotion Club Shoot

My Saturday morning started off as normal until my phone ring. On the other side of the line was Shahiem Bell. The man was standing in front in my driveway, all geared up and ready to go. A couple of weeks ago I received an invite from JapMotion Toyota Car club to join them for a private gathering for club members only at Auto Developments. They asked SSJ Concepts to do a private shoot and at the same time invited AM to join in with the fun. I’ve tagged Shahiem …

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[23 May 2012 | One Comment | ]
Lekka life for Taxi Drivers

This was brought to my attention this morning by one of the guys at Speed and Sound magazine. It seems that the Taxi drivers in Durbs are about to get a very sweet deal.
via News 24
Durban metro police have been instructed not to fine or stop taxi drivers after last week’s violent strike, The Mercury reported on Tuesday.
The paper spoke to five officers on condition of anonymity, who said the instruction came from police deputy head Steve Middleton and metro police head Eugene Nzama on Monday morning via their two-way …

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[17 May 2012 | No Comment | ]
Lamborghini brutalised in China

We posted a picture up on our Fanpage the other day of a Lamborghini in China being destroyed by a couple of people that seemed to be demolition workers of some sort.
Here is the full story:
A millionaire in Qingdao, on China’s northern coast, bought a Gallardo (price up to R5 810 377 in China) last November. Six months later, the engine wouldn’t start. The car was transported to the dealer, who allegedly didn’t fix the problem but dinged the bumper and chassis during the trip.
The irate owner tried unsuccessfully to …

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[12 Mar 2012 | 7 Comments | ]
JOM Coilover and Suspension kits sold here

Automodified has recently started to add a new brand of coilover to our brand. We are now authorised sellers for JOM South Africa. JOM manufactures and supplies various products for the automotive industry and specifically focuses on styling products. JOM Coilovers are made to a very high quality standard, they are only height adjustable for now, but plans are to develop a damping kit for their range of coilovers. The JOM suspension range is made of galvanised steel and are serviceable. It is the perfect addition to the street tuner …

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[12 Mar 2012 | One Comment | ]
Modified Toyota Aqua – The modified Hybrid

The Toyota Aqua has only been on sale in Japan for a couple of months now, but already the bigger tuners are coming up with some wicked designs. The Toyota Aqua happens to be one of those affordable little hybrid that also has those sport lines we all like to play around with and customise. Its great to see what a couple subtle modifications to a car can do. I for see hybrids becoming the pimping standard of the future. What do you guys think about modifying a hybrid?

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[20 Dec 2011 | No Comment | ]

What makes MSA Drags different from Street2Strip?

In short, no long queues between runs :)

MSA Drags offers competitions, also known as Bracket Racing (more info on this to follow) which counts towards championship points to determine the top 3 champions for the year. After each event there is also a prize giving where you could possibly take home trophies and/or prize monies (TBC). ALL drag racing runs will be published after each event. Nice for analyzing your runs, etc.

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[26 Aug 2011 | 30 Comments | ]
AM now stocks V-Maxx Coilover Kits

How awesome is that hey, we have managed to source you guys these quality coilovers at a very affordable price. V-Maxx coilovers are relatively new to our South African shores, but VMaxx have been exporting their products around the world for sometime now. V-maxx is sold in 65 countries worldwide, their coilover suspension has fast become a familiar name on the tuning scene in SA. The  guys at V-Maxx have had many years of experience in the sports suspension industry and are continually bringing new kits to please car enthusiasts …

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[16 Aug 2011 | One Comment | ]
Wheelworx – Wheel Repairs

Wheelworx is a professional wheel repair and refurbishment service based in Cape Town and now a new branch has opened up in Wetton Industrial.
Wheelworxs reputation for quality and excellent service sees the opening of a second workshop in the Southern Suburbs. Although each workshop is now run by a workshop manager, Zaki still retains an active interest in affairs, ensuring that the original commitment to delivering top quality service at a good price remains the cornerstone of the Wheelworx business.

Wheelworx provides a variety of wheel services to keep your car’s …