Product Of The Month
Who: 5Zigen USA
What: MEGA exhaust system
Rides: Lexus LS 430, GS 430, SC 400and ES 250; Infiniti Q45, G35 coupe; Acura RL, Legend
Source: www.5zigenusa.com; 310.608.5575
5Zigen serves up its latest exhaust for the fire-hot VIP segment with the MEGA exhaust muffler. These canisters have been designed to deliver a deep tone under acceleration and are JASA approved to read under 90 decibels. They are stainless axle-back only and can also be had in a Heat Arrange model (blue burned finish) if you want an upgrade from the standard polished finish.
Who: Privat Wheels
What: Rennstadt wheel
Rides: Various applications
Source: www.privatwheels.com; 800.501.5567 x1612
Treat yourself to a little bit of luxury at an affordable cost with Privat's latest, the Rennstadt. The seven-spoke, V-design face comes in an exclusive black opal finish while the lip comes polished. Plenty of sizes from 18 to 20 inches with staggered fitment as well.
Who: Quick Time Performance
Rides: Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution (all)
Source: www.quicktimeperformance.com; 201.444.0998
Free up power for your Evo with this bolt-on downpipe from Quick Time Performance. made from 304 stainless steel, this piece uses thick 3/8-inch flanges with factory-style donuts to make installation fit like OEM.
Who: Pioneer Electronics
What: SPL amplifier
The SPL digital mono amps from Pioneer-PRS-D2000SPL (shown) and PRS-D1200SPL-have enough power to handle multiple subs for the deliverance of mega bass. They both use Class D circuitry for increased efficiency when amplifying low-frequency sound and the MASS system allows for external bridging, multiplying the power when several amps are linked together.
Who: Quaker State
What: Q HorsePower full synthetic motor oil
Quaker State's Q HorsePower synthetic oil is the latest generation of the heat-activated Q oil that helps to maximize power for your engine. It's specially formulated to reduce friction and as your engine heats up, Q HorsePower works harder to protect it.
Who: Eagle One
What: NanoWash & Wax
Source: www.eagleone.com; 800.432.4531
Wash and wax in one easy step with Eagle One's NanoWash & Wax, a new cleanser that uses nano-sized particles of carnauba wax to get deep into the surface of your car to wash away dirt while restoring shine for a smooth-like-butta finish.
Who: American Shine Products
Source: www.americanshine.com; 877.777.4463
Give your car the shine it needs in any kind of weather with American Shine Products' carnauba wax, which uses a special blend of pure carnauba that can even be applied in direct sunlight.
Who: Toyo Tires
What: Proxes R888 tire
Rides: Various applications
Road racers rejoice-Toyo just dropped this DOT-approved R-compound tire, the Proxes R888, which is said to deliver beyond-ultimate grip for quicker lap times and a continuous center contact for traction and directional control during dry braking. The unidirectional V-shaped tread works to improve wet traction and control, and like the Proxes RA1, the R888 can be shaved to maximize dry traction for competition.
Who: Axis Wheels
What: OG-San wheel
Rides: Honda Civic, Mazda Miata and Scion xB
Source: www.axiswheels.com; 888.811.AXIS
Old-school looks with new-school fitment, the OG-San from Axis gives your ride the nostalgic feel with the right offset and bolt pattern in a classic mesh wheel.
Who: Speed Machine Performance
What: Turbo kit
Rides: Mazda RX-7 FD3S
Source: www.speedmachineperformance.com; 760.727.8700
The masters of rotary performance at Speed Machine have a monster turbo kit for the FD RX-7, using a GT35R dual ball-bearing turbo to help generate up to 395 hp on a stock ported engine and pump gas. Each kit also comes with a stainless manifold, V-banded downpipe, Turbosmart wastegate, and all related hardware for a smooth install. Speed Machine also carries plenty of other parts to take this turbo kit to a higher level, including fuel upgrades and electronics.
Who: Kameari Engine Works
What: Performance products
Rides: Datsun 4-cylinder/6-cylinder L-Series engines, A-Series engines, S20 and FJ20; Toyota 2TG and 18RG engines
Source: www.kameariusa.com; 949.336.6299
Check it-Kameari has been long known in Japan for producing a line of high-performance products for the classic Datsun and Toyota models. Now they're ready to provide those of you who build these same classics with these rare gems. Hook up your L-engine or 18RG the right way with Kameari.