Performance

Best Cheap Cars for Autocross Racing Beginners

Best Cheap Cars for Autocross Racing Beginners

Autocross racing is one of the best ways for average drivers to get into motorsports. And luckily, many cheap cars on the market make great autocross racers without a ton of modifications. This article will share some insight on how to get into autocross racing, how races work, and show …

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Why Mazda MX-5 Miata is a Better Sports Car than Honda S2000

Mazda MX-5 Miata vs. Honda S2000

Mazda MX-5 and Honda S2000 are some of the most popular sports cars/roadsters ever made, but which Japanese icon is actually better? Mazda’s MX-5, formerly known as the Miata, reignited sports car design when it debuted for the model year 1999. The lightweight agile roadster was instantly recognizable as a …

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What Does A Performance Exhaust Do?

performance exhaust tips

It seems that car enthusiasts have an instant desire to upgrade their exhaust system after buying a car. Even if that means changing only the back tips for added style. This obsession with performance exhausts dates back from the first days of automotive racing. Wide tubes emerging from the engine …

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Benefits of A High Flow Air Filter vs. Stock

High performance cold air intake air filter

In the early 1980s, automobile manufacturers began to ditch the round, paper air filter elements typically used on carbureted engines in favor of flat filters funneling air to fuel-injected engines. Often, factory air boxes reduce power. The air inlet passages provide the engine with enough air for stock output but …

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Chip Tuning – Risks and Rewards of ECU Remapping

Auto mechanic tuning an ECU using a computer

Everyone with even a passing interest in cars has heard of chip tuning. As the story goes, a magical mechanical man turns up with his secret software, plugs it into your engine, and BOOM: Your car’s a lean, mean, street racing machine! Yes, in the best-case scenario, this is exactly …

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