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The Art of Sound – Aural Automotive Pleasure

Editorial : February 2, 2009

There are some sounds that just hit people the right way. Whether it be the sharp, raucous bark of a Porsche flat 6, the whine of a ported Eaton, or the low thrum of an STi, there’s a sound for everyone. Read on for the list…

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The New Subaru/Toyota Coupe – The AE86 Rebirth?

News : December 8, 2008

A new AE86? I know I’m interested. There hasn’t been a fun, cheap RWD sportscar in recent years, and I think Toyota/Subaru knows exactly what we need. A joint product between the two companies, the new Rear Wheel Drive coupe is sure to strike home with tuners. With a 2.0 liter Naturally Aspirated boxer motor […]

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What is Gymkhana?

Editorial | Gear and Tech : November 13, 2008

Gymkhana For those wondering, Gymkhana is basically a mixture of autocross and drifting, with other additional skillful maneuvers thrown in as well. Cones represent obstacles to navigate through. The “obstacles” involve many highly difficult driving maneuvers such as 360 spins, parking boxes, and figure eights…in other words my daily commute. For those of you talking […]

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National Speed Christmas List: Performance Parts for Subaru Owners

Gear and Tech : November 7, 2008

With Christmas time right around the corner, we here at National Speed have compiled a list of gift ideas specifically for Subaru owners. Factory Top Mount got you down? Stock Blow off valve just not cutting it? Perhaps you’re looking for some coilovers to slam your car and go terrorize a road course. Whatever your […]

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