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Superchargers – A guide to supercharger kits benefits vs disadvantages

Screamer Pipes

Blow off valves, dump valves and screamer pipes

Respraying Car

Tips and how to respray: Respraying a car


Dashboard styling, guages and digital dashboards

Sleepers Stagea P2

Sleepers Stagea Part 2

2007 Car News

Review of 2007 car related news and developments.

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Does your car like you

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Wheel and tyre modifications

High performance wheels and tyre selection

TorqueCars guide to performance car tuning through appropriate wheel and tyre selection. Contrary to popular belief the widest tyres and biggest wheels are not always the best for performance

We look at the world of light weight wheels and performance tyres and outline the pros and cons of the many options open to you.

Guide to tyres

Find out all about tyres in our guide where we explain road legal slicks, Assymetric Symnmetrical and Directional tread patterns and what are the advantages of winter tyres vs summer tyres. Choose the right tyre for the job and you’ll have many benefits, but choose wrongly and you’ll compromise your cars handling and performance.

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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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Performance Tyres

Tyres and tread patterns for High performance cars

Alloy Wheels

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

Winter Tyres

Benefits & advantages of Winter tyres & snow tyres Read More...

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Sleepers Stagea Part 2

This is part 2 of the Sleepers Stagea build. If you thought the previous spec was impressive then we are sure you will be equally impressed by the totally reworked Stagea here.

After a lot of work and effort sourcing an impressive Stagea and doing it up, the engine sadly went pop! This is a common story among tuners and shows that you shouldn’t ever cut corners.


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