Recently updated

Articles

Tuning

Styling

Spoiler Aerodynamics

Spoiler aerodymics rear spoiler design and construction
Read more...

Bonnet Intake Vents

Vents – adding performance with Bonnet vents.
Read more...

Debadged Grills

How to create a debadged Grill
Read more...

Plastic Painting

Plastic painting tips for car interior and exterior.
Read more...

Talon Rover 100r

Rover 100 tuning project by Talon Sportscars
Read more...

2009 Car News

Review of 2009 automotive news stories
Read more...

Your Cars Thoughts

Does your car like you
Read more...



Member Benefits

Join our forum today and benefit from over 270,000 posts on tuning styling and friendly car banter.

You will also have full access to the modifed car gallery, project car updates and exclusive member only areas.

(All car owners of all ages and from all countries are welcome).
Sign up now!!!



Forum Hot topics

  • I must say this is one of the friendliest forums ever...
    Sign up now
  • Having trouble with loss of power at 3000 RPM - 4000 RPM ...
    Sign up now
  • What is the fastest you have ever driven at ...
    Sign up now


 

 

Engine bay styling

Dress up your engine bay with our styling tips

Find out the latest car styling modifications to dress up your dull and boring engine bay.

With a few simple parts and some hard work you can really dramatically improve the appearance of your engine bay.

Engine styling dress up kits hoses, dress up parts and engine covers

Engine dress up kits are a simple modification that can typically be installed in an afternoon. Car shows would not be what they are if people ignored the little details. Something grabs your attention when you see a clean engine with brightly coloured hoses, polished surfaces and carbon fibre panels.

Without stripping the engine a simple engine dress up kit can completely transform the engine bay. Even a dull standard engine can be made to look impressive with a few shiny and brightly coloured components. Keeping an engine clean can be a difficult task. The engine will often leak oil, grime and dirt from the road is thrown up into the engine bay.

Read more....

Engine covers – carbon fibre, plastic and painted

Years ago the engine was considered functional and nobody really paid much attention to it. Then car makers started adding plastic engine covers which helped to hide the dirty metal oily lump.

It was only a matter of time before people caught on to the idea that they can be creative in their engine bays and we start to see a whole plethora of engine covers springing up.

Read more....

Todays featured car tuning "how to..." article

Cabriolet Ford Escort Project

A stunning example of the Ford Escort Cabriolet with custom interior, custom paint, stunning wire wheels and a full makeover. We have yet to see a better example of this future classic car.

This car went on to win the best in Britain 2007, and was in a music video by Platinum & H20 Love Shy.

Read more...

Tuning |  Styling |  Articles |  News |