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Brake pads are arguably the most important pieces in the braking system of your vehicle. So, it is crucial for everyone to take some time in choosing the best material for their application. This is no simply task because there are many brake pad materials in the market. Gone are the days of asbestos pads […]

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Shameless Luxury? World’s Most Expensive Car Wax

So you think $100 for a hand wash and detailed wax for your dirty asphalt bruiser cruiser is expensive, think again. Brough & Howorth, a high-end vehicle detailing service company based in London, is offering those with deep pockets an alternative way to “protect and maintain your investment.” They are claiming to have “the world’s […]

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  Ahh yes, the Honda CRX. Who could get these tiny, late 1980s – early 1990s go-cart-like cruisers. They were super light, somewhat fun to drive, quite efficient , and to some are “drivers car.” Fast forward a couple of decades and we have the 2011 CRZ, a gasoline-electric hybrid.   The original CRX is […]

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The Ugliest Modern Cars People Actually Drive

Here is a list of ugly cars I not so often see on the road. There are just so many but these are the cream of the crop when it comes to ugly. Nissan Cube – Cute, quirky, adorable, and whimsical? Maybe if the world is like Toontown at Disneyland. Fortunately, it is not and […]

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2010 Ford Taurus/Taurus SHO Performance Brakes

Due to the increase in  interests and requests, R1 Concepts is happy to annouce that we are now offering 2010 Ford Taurus brakes and 2010 Ford Taurus Sho brakes We are offering the R1 Premium series rotors for both the standard Taurus and SHO model. They are available in a cross drilled and slotted, cross drilled only, or […]

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Why I Sometimes Hate People!

 Why I Sometimes Hate People! When I was growing up, my mom would always tell me to respect other people. She would preach to me not to judge people because I don’t know them and I don’t know where they’ve been. She would tell me to treat others how I would like to be treated. These are great words to […]

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