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Forza Horizon tuning

We often get asked about tuning cars within games, and probably the most talked about game at the moment is Forza Horizon. We look at handling, power and tuning the Ferrari FXX Evo.


Common mistakes made in car tuning

There are sadly a lot of common mistakes people make when tuning cars and we hope that this article will encourage people to think about their modifications.

Car tuning is very popular and more and more people are starting to look at options and begin modification of their cars. We do, however, see some shocking mistakes that are often made, and these can be quite dangerous.


Tdi Tuning box review

We took a unit from TDI tuning to try out on our Audi A6 Allroad 3.0 TDI and took it to a rolling road to see if these tuning boxes live up to the hype. A tuning box sits between the engine sensors and the ECU and takes the readings provided by the sensors and manipulates these before they go to the ECU. It then alters the output commands that would come from the ECU and takes over controlling the various engine components to give more power.


French Low Emission Zone Permit Scams

Driving in France: New Rules & New Scams Driving in France? Beware of the Low Emission Zone scams. From 1st […]



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