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[6 Oct 2011 | One Comment | ]
Wesbank Nationals Racing – Gallery

Last weekend there were loads of shows and Events taking place in and around Cape Town, some we attend some not. Justin managed to capture some of the Wesbank Nationals series at Killaney on Saturday the 1st of October.

Andrea Bate taking the Cape Town Major Patricia de Lille for a tour of Killarney, Andrea is apparently the youngest female to race in the Production Class.

The Indy Oil cars prep’d and ready to dominate around Killarney.Graeme Nathan pedals the New Spec Golf 6 GTI for Indy Oil and Brennon Green drives …

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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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[10 Aug 2011 | 3 Comments | ]
How to build a drift Car on a budget

So you want to get into the sport of Drifting, but dont know where to start. We have compiled a basic starting blog to help you get going. This is the first insert  of several in an article on how to start building up a drift machine..
Choosing a Car
Drift cars can come in all makes and models. Choosing the correct car to meet your budget is the first and most important set towards getting your ass into a drift car of your own.
View our previous blog about affordable drift cars …

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[2 Aug 2011 | 2 Comments | ]
Whats your flavour…

So what is your style of modified car? Are you the drag racing expert or do you prefer to bang your brains out with some of South Africa’s SPL guru’s. Maybe you enjoy a couple of laps around your local racing track or even flicking your car through the corners sideways what ever it maybe, i think we all have some thing in common.. We all like to do it in STYLE!!!!!
Tell us what make gets you all rev’d, it would be great to see what the popular forms of …

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[1 Aug 2011 | 22 Comments | ]
Poly bushes now available from AutoModified

After all the response we have received from our blog about the importance of using polyurethane bushes, we found a supplier of Polyurethane bushes in South Africa. Automodified has been appointed one of the local suppliers for their Polyurethane kits. These poly bushes are amazing quality and extremely well priced too.
Benefits of using Poly Bushes
For more precise handling and firmer control on your vehicle, installing polyurethane bushings can make an enormous difference. They help to maintain the right alignment of caster, camber and toe. Polyurethane bushes can be used in …

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[28 Jul 2011 | 5 Comments | ]
Remapping your ECU

Most makes and models of cars these days can be remapped, with Diesel and Turbo Diesel models giving the best performance increases, both in the Torque and KW. This gives the car much better response than the usual factory settings. Basically this mean that after the remap your car will perform much better than it originally did. This includes having more power and an increase in fuel efficiency.

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[26 Jul 2011 | One Comment | ]
NavCol Super Car Show – Event Coverage

The excitement and hype generated for the SA Naval College Super Car and Bike Show was worth the wait. Once again, Team Venom, in conjunction with Team Autopunks, unleashed some dangerous venom!!!! The wind was hectic in Gordons Bay, but that did not deter the petrol heads to come out and support this event. It was good to see some new “show and shine” contenders and it just shows how the sport is growing. DJ Ready D along with his wife, Anwar Daniels, Marlon, Zabby, Noer Asmodien and the D1S …

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[20 Jul 2011 | 13 Comments | ]
Good Hope FM Lifestyle Expo 2011‏ – Event Coverage

Radio Good Hope FM was celebrating 46 years of awesomeness with an all new Lifestyle Experience at the Cape Town Convention Centre on Saturday, July 16. This was a ten hour event and doors opened to the public at 12:00pm.
The day was packed with entertainment for both young and old. Live acts included, La Vuvuzela, Keeno Lee, Lloyd Jansen and HHP! There was a fighting ring where Dragon Power performed Muay Thai and even a gaming area for the kids to play Playstation and X-Box. AJAX Cape Town also had …