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11 Signs Indicating That Your Brakes Need Service

Often neglected, but one of the most crucial components on your vehicles are the brakes. Paying attention to the warning signs that indicate a need for service can mean the difference between life and death on the road. Here are 11 signs that your brakes need to be checked:  1) The brake pedal pulsates as […]

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Premier Rotor Debut

R1 Concepts Premier Series Rotors The R1 Concepts Premier High Carbon brake rotor is a high quality performance rotor that meets or exceeds O.E specifications. With braking performance that delivers a consistent braking power, in any driving condition while providing the reliability that you expect from a performance brake rotor. If you are looking for […]

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Directional Rotors and Straight Vane Rotors

Directional Rotors and Straight Vane Rotors We often receive questions regarding which way are rotors are supposed to face when installed. There is a misconception that ALL rotors must face a certain way for maximum cooling efficiency.  The answer solely depends on the internal vane structure of the rotor itself— whether, the vanes are straight […]

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The FWY Series Toys for Tots 2013

2013 Has been filled with a ton of car shows/events. R1 Concepts is proud to have been a part of THE FWY SERIES Presents Toys 4 Tots Fundraiser & Car Show hosted by 742 Marketing and Team REVO. Held at Toyota of Pasadena, there were plenty of organized Convoys to the event. With talks about […]

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The Late Paul Walker – More than an Automotive Icon

What can we say about the Late Paul Walker? Playing the role as Brian Earl Spilner aka Brian O’Connor, in the hit movie Fast and the Furious, Paul has been an Icon in the automotive industry.Most people thought that he just played the role as a racer when in fact; Paul was actually a real […]

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R1 Concepts 2nd Annual Open House

R1 Concepts 2nd Annual Open House What a crazy event! On September 28th 2013, we hosted our 2nd Annual R1 Concepts Open House here at the R1 Concepts headquarters. With the help of social media and the love of our supporters, this event blew up like Paul Walker and his Eclipse in “The Fast and […]

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