[18 Apr 2012 | 2 Comments | ]
Random image – Subaru power baby

Do I really have to say anything here.. Its a Subaru, of course the fuzz is going to want to take a proper look. End of story

[18 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
Tech Hookup – Opel Owners club CT

DATE: Wednesday, 02 May 2012
 
TIME: 19h30 for 20h00

VENUE: PolyParts, 4 Lood Street, Goude Complex, Brackenfell
EVENT DETAIL: The friendly okes from PolyParts will explain & showcase the products they manufacture from lower control arms to gearbox & engine mountings, etc.
ALL welcome…it don’t matter what you drive! See you there!
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[17 Apr 2012 | One Comment | ]
Team Stance R Development club photoshoot

One thing about the Mother City’s petrol head scene is that we are blessed with a number of car clubs that always show support at any given car event. Over the weekend I had a chance to meet up with one of the supporting clubs, Team SRD, or should I say “Team Stance R Development”. We met up at Muizenberg Beach where Michael’s lambo door Golf almost caused a collision amongst the passing by traffic. People stopped to take pics of “Hulky”, causing a slow movement in the traffic! The …

[16 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
Green Mamba Honda – Readers Wheels

Fy has always loved the civic but due to getting married he was unable to get a hatchback due to future plans and that’s why he bought the Luxline instead, he’s always wanted a car that looked standard until you see a standard model next to it and you can see the subtle modifications done.

[11 Apr 2012 | One Comment | ]
Wheel PCD and Offset Explained

We have been getting quite the number of inquiry over the past year about rim fitment, so we thought we could help you guys better understand wheel PCD’s and Offset.
Offset:
This is very important to know if you are planning on purchasing aftermarket rims. The offset is the distance in mm between the centre line of the wheel rim, and the line through the fixing (hub) face. You can have positive, negative or neutral offset. The first important reason offset is so important is that it is responsible for the position …

[5 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
Midweek eye candi – Mechanics

Every Wednesday we be bringing you the most eye catching girls in the automotive world. From car babes to car wash girls, you name it, we’ll have it! Enjoy guys….

[5 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
Question Section – Toyota power

Message:
Hi erm… Have a Toyota corolla 16 gl carb and really want to give it some speed n sound by the motor
{Thurswin}
AutoModified Reply: Thurswin, there are a number of things you can do to improve the power. Like i tell everybody the best place to start is with the exhaust, getting those exhaust gasses out quicker is always a good place to start. Side draughts personally would be my next modification followed by a nice 276 cam and a bit of head work. With those 3 things your car should …

[5 Apr 2012 | 6 Comments | ]
AWD Turbo Opel Corsa – Part 2

So for those that missed the 1st part of the build thread, here it is.. just click the link
http://automodified.net/awd-turbo-opel-corsa-build-thread
Alright hopefully everybody is up to date with whats trying to be achieved here. So we left off with the body work being done.

This is what the cars has been based on, its a rally version of an Opel Corsa B and I wont lie, it looks hot as hell!

With the C20xe in and the turbo manifold all hooked up it seems that the clearance between the turbo manifold and the front …

[4 Apr 2012 | 4 Comments | ]
Rygate FMC Fiesta Show and Shine

The Rygate Soccer Club in conjunction Extreme Concept SA hosted “The Rygate FMC Fiesta Carnival” over the past weekend. Like any other carnival there was entertainment for both young and old-ranging from carnival rides to live bands and a Beauty Pageants, even Pieter and Elmerie of 7De Laan made a turn. The carnival took place over 4 days but Saturday, 31st March, was the day set aside for some more entertainment in form of a car show.

Paul Pakoe and yours truly were responsible for the Show and Shine while Paul, …

[29 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]
Midweek eye candi – Yellow Submarine

Every week we bringing you the most eye catching girls in the automotive world. From car babes to bikini girls, you name it, we’ll have it!
The Midweek Eye Candi is taking a new turn, we have decided to rather post a single picture once a week than to rather post multiple images. This way we can spread our images a bit further over the months.
There isn’t much to say so ill let you enjoy the picture.

[26 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]
Random Image – Fuel consumption

Haha, this is the best play on words that I have come across in a LONG time. Photoshop can really produce some classy manipulated images. I actually so want to print this out and stick it in a photo frame. With the way that the oil prices are going these days we can all relate to this some what. For all those of you that drive cars that have a fuel consumption somewhat similar to what i used to have, you know exactly what I’m talking about!