Menu

Tuning
Styling
Articles
News
In Car Entertainment
Features

Recent Posts

TorqueCars Benefits

Join TorqueCars forum today and read well over 200,000 posts on modifying cars.

You will also gain access to the exclusive modifed car gallery, project updates and the members only Areas.
Sign up now!!!

Recent Hot topics


 

 

Intake and exhaust tuning

The best intake, fuelling & exhaust modifications

The engine intake and exhaust are probably the least appreciated engine modifications. We examine the best tuning options to improve your cars fuelling, air intake and exhaust.

We’ll also look at some of the common myths and misunderstood aspects of car intake and exhaust tuning.

Benefits and drawbacks of engine water injection systems

You’ve finished tuning up your engine but you find that at full throttle the engine splutters or stalls. When you get the car on a diagnostic you find that the knock sensor is kicking in to protect the engine.

Engine knock is a condition where the fuel inside the engine ignites prematurely and occurs within an engine running at high compression. (It can also be caused by other factors including low octane/poor quality fuel or hot spots within the engine.) Read More...

Vents – adding performance with Bonnet vents.

Performance gains are possible with the addition of bonnet vents.

Warm air really does kill performance. This is due to the air intake temperatures being hot and air at high temperatures carries less oxygen.

When driving an engine hard the under bonnet temperatures quickly build up and the engine has no choice but to suck this air in reducing your power. Read More...

Intake Valves


Big valve kits – larger intake valves. Read More...

Fuel And Additives


Fuel and fuel additives octane and pressure boost valves. Read More...

Nos Nitrous


Adding NoS nitrous oxide to boost power gains. Read More...

Sport Catalysts


Power gains from a sports catalyst Read More...

Porting Polishing


Principles of porting an engine and big valve conversions Read More...

Induction Kit Intro


What is an induction kit and what does it do. Read More...

Sports Exhausts


High performance sports exhausts systems and mods. Read More...

Exhaust Wraps


Ceramic exhaust coatings and exhaust wraps Read More...

Uprated Fuelling
Particulate Filter
Induction Kits
Web search.