August 19, 2014

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How To Fix The Clunky Notchy Shifter in FR-S & BRZ – What’s Wrong & The Easy Fix

One of the most common complaints I hear on the Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ forums and facebook groups, aside from talk about crickets and a few other repetitive posts is the question: “Is there something wrong with my FR-S manual transmission, shifting is difficult/weird/notchy…” Notchy, weird, difficult, or whatever adjective you want to throw in […]

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August 15, 2014

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Race-Ready Apex Wheels for Mustang, FR-S + BRZ, now available at ModBargains!

Since 2007, Apex Race Wheels have been hard at work developing wheels in ideal sizes and fitments for performance-oriented cars, but where Apex stands apart from your average wheel company is that these wheels have been specifically engineered to have the strength to withstand the abuse of racing and rough/aggressive street use. As a result, […]

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August 14, 2014

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Raging Inferno: Camaro SS Brings The Heat on Forgestar F14 Wheels

Inferno Orange Metallic. Inferno. The word itself invokes visions of dancing flames and intense heat. With an exterior treatment as wild as an uncontrolled blaze, this Camaro’s exterior gives new meaning to a car looking “hot”. (insert your own Italian-Car-on-Fire/Electric-Car-on-Fire/Recall joke here) This particular 2010 Camaro SS boasts a slew of upgrades both interior and exterior. Built […]

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August 11, 2014

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5 WORST SoCal Cities to drive a Modded Car…

In terms of infrastructure, here in Southern California, home of one of the busiest freeway systems on earth, our roads more or less, are falling apart and simply aren’t being repaired. This means that roads that should be repaved are simply patched or aren’t fixed at all, creating pot holes, heaves and other things that […]

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August 11, 2014

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Travis N gets LOW with Fiesta ST Lowering Springs from Vogtland

When many enthusiasts take home their new performance car, often we find ourselves bummed out by quantities of wheelgap sufficient for a 4×4. Travis, a member of the SoCal Fiesta ST community, wanted to give his Oxford White Fiesta ST a nice drop but didn’t want to make the car unlivable. When many enthusiasts who […]

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August 11, 2014

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Finishing Touches: E90 BMW M3 Carbon Diffuser & Spoiler

Recently a customer out of NY State reached out to us, looking for a way to make her E90 BMW M3 Sedan stand out a little more. With the BMW E90 sedan, you’ve got a huge variety of E90 Exterior Upgrades out there to make your E90 look more “yours”. Melissa, the owner of this M3 got […]

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August 8, 2014

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100s of FR-S + BRZ + AE86 Fans Celebrate 86 Day 2014 at ModBargains

86Day. August 6th – or 8/6… A reference to the identifier of the FR-S and BRZ as “GT86″ or “FT86″, with references to that number proudly emblazoned on each fender of what is easily the most popular tuner car on the market in terms of just raw numbers – you can’t go a block without […]

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August 7, 2014

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WERK: Patrick’s F30 BMW 335i – 1 Year of Mods Later

As with anything worth having in life, you’re going to have to work for it. Patrick G is a RN (registered nurse) currently pursuing his masters degree – an endeavour that requires a lot of mental and physical energy, especially when one has a full time career. Patrick first fell in love with the F30 […]

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August 4, 2014

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Best Bolt On Mods For Hyundai Genesis 2.0T: Advice From The Mod Experts

Recently, a prospective Hyundai Genesis Coupe owner reached out to us to ask about what’s available for Genesis Coupe 2.0T Upgrades. While the power options with the 2.0T aren’t as plentiful as the 3.8, that’s not to say that you can’t beef up the output of the 2.0T with a few simple bolt ons. Up front, […]

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July 31, 2014

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August COTM: Never Too Blue – Sean’s LSB E92 BMW 335i

Yes, it’s a day early, but we just couldn’t wait to share this feature with the community. We have featured two different Laguna Seca Blue E46 M3s on the blog, but this is the first Laguna Seca Blue E92 feature, as well as the August Car of the Month. The car’s owner is Sean Rho. These two have […]

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July 30, 2014

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Kaveh’s Murdered Out F10 BMW 535i Gets Low On Eibach Springs

Often you don’t need much to really “finish” the look of a car. Such is the case with this F10 BMW 535i. Black is a tricky color to work with  - it’s impossible to keep clean, it shows every imperfection and it doesn’t show up well in photos, but a freshly washed black car… nothing like […]

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July 30, 2014

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Stance: Suspension Spotlight For Audi B8 A4 / S4 & A5 / S5

For any enthusiast one of the first modifications done to their car is usually suspension. Whether it be springs, coilovers or bags most cars follow a certain path in regards to which owners like what on their cars. For example your typical BMW owner will usually opt for springs at first and then eventually upgrade […]

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July 29, 2014

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SD Stunner: Phoenix Yellow E46 BMW M3 on Matte Black Forgestar F14 Wheels

Phoenix Yellow is one of the most polarizing colors for the E46 BMW M3. Among enthusiasts it’s a favorite, among other folks, it’s not their favorite, to put it nicely. Though the color does have a hint of green which doesn’t show up well in these photos, the Phoenix Yellow E46 M3 is definitely an eye-catcher – […]

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July 28, 2014

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Breathe Freely: E63 Gets More HP with aFe Power BMW 650i Cold Air Intake

It seems with BMW vehicles in particular, fitting a high performance Intake makes a big difference in the performance of your Bimmer’s engine. A performance intake, especially a properly engineered, “tuned” intake that is designed to actually suck in a cool air charge, will have a slightly different effect on your BMW’s performance – for […]

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July 24, 2014

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Quick Snap: E92 BMW 335i In Rare Atlantic Blue Stuns on New Forgestar Wheels

We’ve  seen a lot of E92 BMW 335i coupes come through the shop, but I can say with certainty we don’t see many in the more exotic colors available, like this example of the rather stunning Atlantic Blue. The owner of this particular E92 335i is a middle-aged guy – and this 335i is a car […]

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