How to Clean Your Alloy Wheels

How to Clean Your Alloy Wheels

A lot of vehicles on New Zealand roads these days have alloy wheels, especially newer passenger cars. Whether it be a Mazda, Toyota, Nissan, Honda, Suzuki or any other manufacturer, vehicles are driving off the assembly line with clear coated alloy wheels. Many of you...
Turbochargers 101

Turbochargers 101

Short of building bigger and better internal combustion engines, all you really need to do in order to improve performance in your existing engine is to have a competent automotive fabricator advise you on the best way to install a turbocharger. This can be wildly...
The Basics of Car Suspension

The Basics of Car Suspension

Most drivers concerned with their car’s performance tend to focus on the brake horsepower, torque, and their 0-100 kph time. However, no matter how powerful your internal combustion engine is, that power means nothing if the driver can’t actually control the car at...
Replacing an Air Filter

Replacing an Air Filter

Introduction When it comes to basic car maintenance, a lot of people tend to run to the auto shop or their local mechanic to help get a problem taken care of but you don’t need to do that for every little thing! There are plenty of things you can do on your own that...
Comparison of Drivetrains – FWD, RWD, AWD

Comparison of Drivetrains – FWD, RWD, AWD

In recent years it has become more apparent that people have become eager for drivetrain options. Yet many drivers do not fully understand what each of these options actually do. In this blog we are going to compare the differences between Front Wheel Drive (FWD),...