What: Cold Air Intake
Rides: S14 240
Let your S14 240 take a fat rip to the tune of an extra 5hp at the wheels and an equal amount of torque with K&N's new cold air intake. Not just a filter on a stick, the length, diameter and all those other crazy measurements that'd make us feel stupider than we know we already are have been tuned to make maximum power. More than a tuned tube, the intake comes with the reusable K&N filter, a heat shield and all applicable hardware.
What: Ultimate Car Care Kit
Source: www.meguiars.com; 800-347-5700
Don't be like us, rolling around in cars so dirty, you'd swear we worked for Four Wheeler. Instead of being ghetto and waiting for the rain to clean your smasher, hit up Meguiar's for its Ultimate Car Care Kit that has everything you need to wax that thang! And don't just clean the paint; this kit comes with interior, exterior and tire cleaners, along with wax and quick detailer too. Now you or your friend don't have any excuses to look ghetto fab like we at SS.
What: Shift Wheels
Hit those beats and rattle that license plate like a true playa with Kicker's new KICKER CompVR-Loaded Sub Boxes. Lots of knock for the baller on a budget in all of us. OK, well maybe just us, but these enclosures come with either a pair of 10s or 12s. They come equipped with expensive features like dual voice coils and 1600 watts of peak power, all for a starting price that rings in under four bills.
What: HONDATA K-PRO FOR D17
Rides: all d-series
source: www.hondata.com; 310-782-8278
For all the single-slammer D series fans who refuse to add another cam to make power, Hondata salutes you with its new K-Pro for the D17, which consists of a modded K-Series ECU and cam-timing wheel, as well as Windows software. Infinitely adjustable, if you wanna make them ponies, Hondata's got it on lock. NA, F/I or on the squeeze, the Hondata can log functions up to 75 frames per sec and has adjustable fuel maps and overboost functions, among other features. It's single cam love at its best.
What: USB Supported Head Units
source: www.blaupunktusa.com; 800-950-2528
Quit rollin' the streets with your boombox in the trunk, blasting nothing but static. Instead, hit to that new cut with Blaupunkt's new Kingston MP47 and Hamburg MP57 head units, which include features like Bluetooth technology, USB compatibility, JPEG display compatibility and 45watts through four channels, among many other features, like sub control and set EQs. Think you ain't got the funds? Blaupunkt made it easy, as prices start around two C-notes.
Who: Cobb Tuning
What: Mazda Speed 3 Springs
Rides: Mazda Speed 3
source: www.cobbtuning.com; 877-376-2839
Drop it like it's hot; your Mazda Speed 3 that is, with the new Cobb Tuning sport springs that cut ride heights 1" on all corners. Not your average eBay knockoff, these coils increase spring rates 15-percent up front and 25-percent rear, while still retaining great ride characteristics. Think the spring rate and the drop isn't enough? The selected combo is a result of tons of real world testing according to Cobb. Who can argue with that?
Who: 5Zigen USA
What: ProRacer ZZ Exhaust
Trade your current fartcan for one of 5Zigen's new ProRacer ZZ exhaust systems and you'll be promoted from ricer to racer. OK, well maybe not a racer, but your car will at least look and sound a lot better. These new motor trombones come in several different styles, and not only are they constructed of SUS304 stainless steel, but they also whisper along at 93dbs quiet enough to avoid the Five-O.
What: Eco-Friendly Waterless Cleaning Solution
Who'da thunk washing your car without scratching it could be done without wasting all that water? Turn off that running water and quit pinching the hose that's spraying all over the place. Splendor introduces its new waterless cleaning solution. The Green Party-friendly kit comes with their special dry cleaner solution, protectant lotion, four micro-fiber towels and an applicator. Made with some wonder formula, the kit is said to prevent scratches on your whip while saving an average of 50 gallons of water per wash.