Moto IQ: Project EJ Honda Civic: Skunk2 Pro-C Coilovers


If you are just joining us in project EJ Civic, what has transpired over the last couple of months is as follows:  12 years of less than careful flogging of the car, over 260,000 miles driven, and a day at Buttonwillow Raceway which left us limping [ … ]

Moto IQ: What the Hell Happened to Project Silvia?

Project Silvia was a Krylon superstar. Back in the heady days of Sport Compact Car and paper magazines, it was our most popular project, and when we launched MotoIQ, dusting off the Silvia was one of our first stories. The rebirth of this project [ … ]

AEM ETI Technology Enhances Cold Air Intake Performance

If you have been in the game of modifying cars for 10 years or so and got your start modding compact cars, you probably remember the good old days when adding a cold air intake was probably the first or second engine mod you did to your car. In [ … ]

The Ultimate Handling Guide Part V - The One Unforgivable Sin, Overlowering Your Car

I am not Jesus so I don’t have to forgive you if you mess things up when setting up your car. I am talking about sin, pure dumb unforgivable sin. No it’s not the one that’s talked about in the New Testament that gives clergy fits to explain to l [ … ]

Kinetik Cells

In this article we are going to talk about your electrical system and why it is so important that you make sure you have enough power to run your car’s electrical system plus aftermarket electronics. We will also cover how to figure out what y [ … ]

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Part of the perks of being on the staff of MotoIQ.com is that we get to go to all of the cool media events and get some free food and drinks. So we found ourselves at the launch party for Forza 4, the newest version of the Forza series for XB [ … ]
Moto IQ: The Kid Rocks! A Look Inside Walker Wilkerson’s Nissan S13

Walker Wilkerson has suddenly burst upon the Pro Drift scene.  At the Long Beach season opener, the 21 year old College student made a sudden appearance on the 2011 Formula D tour in his striking lavender hued Nissan S13, qualifying well and bea [ … ]

Concept Chameleon Headrest Video Screens

When it comes to adding cool accessories to our cars, convenience counts for a lot. And realizing that, the good folks over at Concept Enterprises have added the ultimate in convenience to their lineup of popluar high demand headrest monitors [ … ]

Moto IQ: A Look Inside - APD's MPTCC TU Class Killer Acura TSX

Race Car Fabricators APD had a goal in mind when building their Acura TSX, to build a car that would be competitive in MotoIQ’s Pacific Coast Tuner Challenge in the TU class.  Currently most of the cars competing in the series were built to be c [ … ]

Does Length Matter?


Someone recently asked, “Why a longer rod?”  Someone else answered, “Longer dwell time.”  I never really thought about it before, so I thought I’d look into it.  Using some basic math, we can prove that a longer rod does indeed create a longer dw [ … ]

SRTI DSD Series & X-Line Gauges

It wasn’t so long ago that choices for gauges were severely limited. Sure, low-cost units were available, but they were more for show and lacked accuracy and features. If you are not on the ragged-edge…
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Precision Turbo & Engine Releases New Subaru Factory Upgrade Performance Turbocharger

Precision Turbo and Engine Factory Upgrade Turbocharger - Subaru WRX, STi, Forester Designed to work with the factory exhaust manifold for a direct bolt-on fit, Precision's Subaru factory upgrade turbocharger is the perfect choice for…
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New Applications from SPEC Clutch

When searching for a clutch, it is a commonly held belief that going with the highest horsepower rating will be more than sufficient. Well, there is such a thing as too much clutch and mounting…
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