Daewoo Tuning Tips and Modifications

Preparing your Daewoo for Track days and high performance tuning

Daewoo car tuning tips and advice. We have a wide range of tuning articles covering all models of Daewoo from the popular small engined Daewoo models to large engined hot hatches. Following our tuning tips you will avoid many of the common mistakes and actually achieve the car setup you desire. Meet other owners in our Daewoo owners club and swap pictures and tuning tips.

TorqueCars started providing Daewoo track day setup help, car tuning and car performance part reviews and suggestions back in 2003 and have grown from strength to strength with a fast growing membership of all types of cars including many, Daewoo owners. We are currently one of the fastest growing car tuning clubs around and certainly one of the friendliest. In 2007 we also organised our first full car show.

Our Daewoo tuning and styling articles are continually updated so for the latest Daewoo track day setup,tuning and performance part advice, tips and pointers please check back regularly. We strongly recommend that you join our Daewoo forums and swap track day setup ideas with like minded Daewoo owners in the track day setup forums.

If you are have a Daewoo tuning project underway we would love to hear about it, the Gallery section in the forum contains some interesting Daewoo projects already. Scroll down the page to see our latest tuning articles for your Daewoo.

Lacetti tuning

We take a peek at Lacetti tuning and highlight the best modifications. Daewoo Lacettis make a good tuning project and with the right performance mods you can greatly increase your driving experience.

A popular car for tuning up is the Lacetti and our members have some interesting projects on the go. The key to Lacetti tuning is getting the right mods – a lot of money can be wasted if you do it wrong.

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Kalos Tuning

The little Kalos competes in the small hatch sector with the Polo and forms an important part of the Daewoo portfolio. There are lots of young drivers out there looking for performance mods for the Kalos.

We look at Kalos tuning and summarise the greatest modifications in our exclusive tuning guide. We look at induction kits, sports exhausts, cams and engine mods.

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Matiz Tuning

The little Matiz is a popular car with young drivers and as such we are frequently asked about performance mods and upgrades for it so we’ve produced this introductory guide to allow you to get the most from your Matiz. We look at Matiz tuning and summarise the optimum modifications.

Daewoo Matizs are popular tuning projects and with a few sensible performance parts you can substantially increase your driving pleasure.The Matiz is popular among our members for tuning projects We see many people wasting money on their Matiz doing the wrong mods and then having to start over.

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Todays featured car tuning articles

Suspension settings, lowering and stiffening

On the track your priority is fast cornering and suspension plays a large part in this. Track conditions are quite forgiving and you can make some compromises like using hard suspension and lowering the car for optimum aerodynamics and a low centre of gravity.

This works well because tracks are fairly flat and you do not have a carrier bag full of eggs in the car from your return trip to the supermarket.

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Sports ignition coils and performance coil packs

Lets look at the job of the coil in the spark system and see what it does.

Just as a power transformer converts mains 240 volts into a usable 9 volts for your charger or appliance a coil will increase the voltage.

A car battery/alternator will produce a paltry 12volts, certainly not enough to jump an air gap and create a spark.

An ignition coil raises the voltage in some installations between 20 and up to 40,000 volts and this allows the creation of a spark which can jump the air gap between the plugs.

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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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