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The weirdest looking GT-86 you've seen

With their constant stride towards perfection, Toyota and Subaru have announced updates to their joint car venture that is the BRZ/GT86 platform. These are mostly minor updates but significant enough for them to release information that they will be doing so. Both of the BRZ and GT86 (known in the USA as a Scion-FR-S) are [...]

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Explaining camber and what it does

Camber is as vital as engine modifications when it comes to serious driving, as it can result in a massive change in the way the car behaves. It affects its straight-line stability and its cornering capabilities. Bearing that in mind, there are a couple of camber types, typically used for different things. Although some of [...]

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Lexus trademarks the LC F name

Lexus just officially trademarked the LC F name in Europe, hinting that the next high-performance iteration of their LC might not be that far away. Have you already started saving up? Because we have. The standard flagship (at the moment) LC 500 is no slouch. With 467 horsepower, it's more than powerful to stack up to [...]

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The new BRZ STI Sport is finally here

The Tokyo Auto Salon showcased lots of high-powered racers, as well as quirky, Japanese creations, but it also debuted the new Subaru BRZ STI Sport. Before you get too excited, no, it doesn't get more power, as the engine remains the same with literally no changes at all, but there are plenty of other, exciting [...]

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Lexus' New RC F GT3

Lexus finally unveiled their brand new GT3 racecar, and boy are you in for a surprise. It's far angrier and more menacing than what the original concept made it out to be. Welcome then, to the brand-new RC F GT3 Racecar, set to compete in various championships both in Japan and in the United States.The [...]

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The new Subaru WRX is here

The WRX just received it's midlife facelift, and so did the WRX STI. It didn't really need it, but hey, if Subaru feels like it, then we'll take it. There are quite a few updates to go through, so let's get startedThe looksThe exterior hasn't been drastically changed, but you can spot the differences. The [...]

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Iconic engines that defined manufacturers

When we talk about what makes a manufacturer recognizable, several things come to mind: looks, interior design, performance, etc. The most important thing however, is probably the engine. The beating heart of any car is what makes it unique and gives it character. The chassis plays a big role and so does the suspension, brakes [...]

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3 Affordable JDM Legends

If you're a JDM fan, you're almost undoubtedly familiar with nearly everything we're going to mention on this list. Although, unless you've been browsing the classifieds, you'll likely be a bit surprised with the price some of these JDM classics are fetching. We didn't go overboard with this one, so don't expect R34 Skline GT-Rs, [...]

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The fastest GT-R ever

The standard GT-R is no slouch, we can all agree on that right away. The upgraded 2017 version received even more power, as well as nicer interior, making it an all-round better vehicle. If you're insane and want more performance, there's the NISMO edition. Well, turns out that if you're a lunatic and want the [...]

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The Origin of Popular Mods

We're sure you've seen a lot of mainstream car mods, and by now some of you might be sick of it. Some are tasteful, others not so much, but that's all down to personal preference anyway. Today we take a look at four popular mods and see how they originated. You might get surprised by [...]

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