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Uprating the handling

A look at brake mods, suspension mods and handling modifications

How to improve cornering speeds and uprate braking through suspension modifications, lowering and weight reduction.

We also examine the brake upgrade options and which are the best and most effective brake upgrade kits.

Benefits & advantages of Winter tyres & snow tyres

With the poor winter driving conditions hitting the UK in 2010 many drivers are looking at winter tyres. Other countries are prepared for the snow and poor weather and are used to the concept of winter tyres.

So what are winter tyres, what do they do and are they a good idea?

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Fitting Strut Braces and how to install a strut brace

Fitting a strut brace and performance benefits "Strut your funky stuff" Think of a car like a shoebox with no lid. It will flex as you twist it and this is not good for handling. Whilst the roof of the car affords a lot of rigidity there is still scope for flexing under cornering and […]

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A look at high performance wheels

One popular modification done to cars is replacing the wheels. We will look at the types of wheel available, the pros and cons of each and look at the implications of fitting different size wheels.

We will be challenging the concept of wider wheels giving more grip and looking at the effect a larger rim size has on a cars performance.

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Spoiler aerodymics rear spoiler design and construction

We look at how spoilers work? We also explain the difference between a spoiler and a wing. Spoilers are generally closer to the body of the car and help diffuse the air.

Wings are mounted much higher up and have an aerodynamic effect of creating downforce

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Limited Slip Diffs


Limited slip diffs, which LSD is best for handling. Read More...

Safety Mods


Improve safety and braking of your car Read More...

Roll Cages


Roll cages & Roll bars custom fitting kits Read More...

Brake Fade


What is brake fade and what causes brake fade? Read More...

Brake Mods


Brake upgrade kits. 4 to 6 piston and larger vented disc conversions. Read More...

Car Lightening


Weight reduction and lightening a car to increase performance. Read More...

Performance Tyres


Tyres and tread patterns for High performance cars Read More...

Alloy Wheels


Alloy wheels and their impact on handling and performance. Read More...

Suspension


Suspension settings, lowering and stiffening Read More...

Suspension Settings


Suspension setup and suspension settings and fine tuning. Read More...

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