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[15 May 2012 | One Comment | ]
Turbosmart Products available from AM

Founded in Sydney, Australia, in 1997, with a range of just two products, Turbosmart and its unique blend of quality and reliability has become a world-wide brand synonymous with automotive performance. Turbosmart products are distributed in over 50 countries around the world.
To place your order for a Turbosmart product please use the order form at the bottom of the page
Turbosmart Dual Stage Boost Controller
The dual stage boost controllers allow the user to set two separate boost levels and toggle between the two, great for switching between ‘street’ and ‘track’ boost …

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[4 May 2012 | 3 Comments | ]
The Ultimate Ridez car show

What a crazy start to the weekend?! On Friday, 27 April 2012, J.S. Klopper Primary in association with SSJ Concepts hosted one awesome event, “The Ultimate Ridez” car show out in Elsies River. The venue was packed with some awesome rides and peeps. There were some Car Club displays but it was the show cars that attracted the masses. Also paying R100 for unlimited dB runs surely created some headaches in the Autopunks camp. There was also some great Live Entertainment and super DJ’s wrecking the decks. ProTouch Ottery, Arrow …

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[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 …

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[23 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]
Sashen’s Mint Bmw E36 – Readers Wheels

THE DRIVER:
Name: Sashen Ganglah
Location: Durban

THE CAR:
Make: Bmw
Model: 325i E36
Year: 1995
Engine Size: 2.5

Sashen’s E36 is a well maintained example of a Bmw E36 325i, the car is completely stock with no engine modifications, except for the hint of a freeflow exhaust system from Powerflow.

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[13 Mar 2012 | 9 Comments | ]
Turbocharger conversion – Explained

I take it that you have decided to add some horsepower to your car by installing a turbocharger. While, true a turbo kit can add a lot of horsepower to your car, keep in mind there are several things that go into installing a turbocharger like the size of the turbo, how much boost your engine can handle, how much torque can your axles handle, will you need to modify your fuel intake system etc. The following is a guide on how to install a turbo in a car that …

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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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[28 Feb 2012 | 5 Comments | ]
Scarlet Lounge Bikini Car Wash-Wicked Promotions

Enjoying the last days of summer we were spoiled with some nice eye candy. I think Gasant of the BM Squad can back me up on this one. Wicked Promotions & Venom Designz hosted on Saturday a Bikini Carwash at Scarlet Lounge in Ottery. The event kicked off at 2 and by the time I got there the parking lot was filled with metal ready to be splashed. Never in my life have I seen so many cars queuing at a car wash and some of the rides didn’t even …

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[22 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]
Bmw E30 Drop tops – Submit a Ride

Here are the 2 E30 Droptops from Durban, apparently these are the cleanest around. both the cars are stock standard,with original body,the motor are standard apart from a full exhaust system front to back!the interior of the white drop top is full lather which came std from BMW,this car is alpina Ltd! Sound/ice the white drop top has two 12′s pioneers dvc 1400watts,were as the red 1 has one 12 pioneer dvc with DVD!the white drop top has ALL WIDE Lenso BSX,an the red 1 has emotion rims from pitstyle! …