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Toyo Tires releases Proxes T1 Sport In new sizes

Toyo Tires releases Proxes T1 Sport In new sizes

Respected Japanese tyre manufacturer Toyo has released details of two new sizes for its popular Proxes T1 Sport tyre. In addition to the impressive range already available, owners and tuners now also have the option of both a 225/45/ZR19 and 225/50ZR17 fitment.

Forge Motorsport VW T5/Touareg EGR replacement pipe

Forge Motorsport VW T5/Touareg EGR replacement pipe

This new EGR replacement pipe from Forge is a direct fit replacement for the 2.5 TDI 5 cylinder engine found in: VW Transporter with engine code BNZ (130bhp) and BPC (174bhp) VW Touareg with engine code BPD (163bhp) and BPE (174bhp) VW Crafter with engine codes BJJ (88bhp), BJK (109bhp),BJL (136bhp) and BJM (164bhp).

Time is the enemy of car care

Time is the enemy of car care

A study of attitudes amongst Britain’s motorists shows that the vast majority are conscientious car carers who appreciate the need to safeguard their car’s value, but that time is the constant enemy.

Football by number plates

With all football fans’ eyes turning towards Brazil, DVLA has today revealed the top ten football number plates that they have sold.

Audi models fasten their belts for free MOTs for life

Audi models fasten their belts for free MOTs for life

As part of its far-reaching initiative to de-stress the ownership experience as fully as possible, Audi UK is eliminating MOT costs for Audi drivers who entrust a cam belt replacement to participating Audi Centres and Authorised Repairers across the country.

Forge Motorsport BMW F20 135i uprated intercooler

Forge Motorsport BMW F20 135i uprated intercooler

Forge Motorsport has launched another beautifully hand-crafted intercooler upgrade. This time for the latest F20 version of the capable BMW 135i.

Harman receives Global Product Leadership Award for in-car audio

Harman International Industries, Incorporated, the leading global audio and infotainment group, announced today the Company has been honored with the 2014 Global Product Leadership of the Year Award for High-End Car Audio by leading industry analysts from Frost & Sullivan. The recognition follows a similar Frost & Sullivan Global Industry Leadership Award for In-Vehicle Infotainment presented to HARMAN in 2013.

Falken Tyre presents its widest product range yet at Reifen Essen 2014

Japanese tyre manufacturer Falken will present its largest and most diverse range of road tyres at the Reifen Essen this May with a strong theme of innovation. Highlights from the range, that now encompasses car, SUV and commercial vehicle tyres will include the first public presentation of both the new AZENIS FK453 Run-Flat tyre and energy efficient SINCERA SN832 EcoRun tyre.

Ultra Racing Mazda RX7 (FD) front strut brace

Ultra Racing Mazda RX7 (FD) front strut brace

Ultra Racing has released details of its stylish and effective strut brace for all Mazda RX& FD models. It is ideal for those owners looking to increase the torsional rigidity of their RX, or make the chassis more efficient for fast road or track driving.

Falken creates Run-Flat version of ZIEX ZE914 Ecorun tyre

Falken Tyres has created a Run-Flat version of its popular ZIEX ZE914 Ecorun tyre. Available this Summer and suitable for cars specified to run Run-Flat tyres, the tyres retains the excellent rolling resistance and wet weather characteristics of its standard variant and adds the security and convenience of being capable to run for at least 80km at 80km/h at zero pressure.

Car care warning as Sahara dust settles over UK

Car owners are being warned to take care when they wash the Sahara dust that has caused havoc across the UK off their vehicles as it could cause damage to the paintwork.

New Calibre 7Twenty alloy wheel performs best when drifting sideways

New Calibre 7Twenty alloy wheel performs best when drifting sideways

Wheelwright, wheel importer and distributor, has released details of a new, deep-dished, track & drift-ready addition to their 2014 collection: the Calibre 7Twenty.

New concave Calibre CC-S uses innovative alloy wheel technology to deliver sheer class

New concave Calibre CC-S uses innovative alloy wheel technology to deliver sheer class

Wheelwright has released details of an innovative new concave addition to their 2014 collection: the Calibre CC-S.

EcuTek launches retail software for BRZ/FR-S/GT-86 vehicles

EcuTek launches retail software for BRZ/FR-S/GT-86 vehicles

British-based ECU expert EcuTek has been empowering all sorts of high-performance cars for many years, but the company’s latest move looks set to do the same for their owners.

Eibach releases new Pro-Street S kit for Mini R58/R59 Coupe and Roadster

Eibach releases new Pro-Street S kit for Mini R58/R59 Coupe and Roadster

Although both models are still very recent additions to BMW’s showroom line-up, leading suspension house Eibach has just released details of its latest Pro Street S coilover upgrade for both the R58 and R59 variants of the latest Mini.