Braking with ABS vs Non ABS

Nowadays, most vehicle on the road is equipped with ABS braking system.  A lot of people are unaware of what it stands for or how it really works.  Anti-lock braking system is what keeps your vehicle from skidding when applying the brakes hard.   The advantages of having ABS in an emergency braking situation, is […]

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Do you Myspace? Check out R1 Concepts Myspace

Do you have myspace?  -If so, add R1 Concepts as one of your friends.  Myspace is just a great way for all of us to stay social connected, thus finding people w/ your same interest.  -So all in all, stay connected with www.myspace.com/r1concepts.  We’ve just revamped our myspace page and we hope you like it.  Give us some […]

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Raffle Updates: Extreme Autofest 2008

Hello everyone. Thank you for comming back. 1st place winner and 2nd place winner did call in and claimed their prize. Once again congrats. But 3rd place never contacted us. So this means there will be a new 3rd place winner.   Click here for raffle rules   New 3rd Place Winner: Lee Baker   […]

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Semi Metallic Vs. Ceramic Brake pads

Semi Metallic Brake pads: Semi Metallic brake pads consist of organic and metal materials. They are often mediocre brake pads which will perform pefectly fine when it comes to braking (Usually what OEM comes with). But the downfall of Semi-Metallic brake pads is that its extremely dusty compared to Ceramic brake pads. The Upside of […]

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G2 Brake Caliper Paint Now Available

So you got new rims and new performance brake rotors, but yet you’re still missing that extra *bling*. For some reason, your wheels aren’t standing out yet. What are you missing? Paint those brake calipers dang it! It’s perhaps one of the easiest “upgrades” that is often overlooked.   A painted caliper can make the […]

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Raffle Winners: Extreme AutoFest 2008

Sorry for the delays. We are not going to be calling your ticket numbers. Instead we will just announce your names. We put your names on small pieces of paper and we put it in a box. This is why we had a delay and we apologize for the slight changes. There were a total […]

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