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DIY Cardboard Wings and parts for Better Aerodynamics!

I honestly don’t believe using cardboard for auto aerodynamics will ever work but this one does look ridiculously funny and had to post it.

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Lead Wheel Weights Must Not Used Anymore!

With Europe going crazy with RoHS and lead-free-ness, we are still polluting the earth with over 500,000 pounds of lead each year over here in the U.S. from lead wheel weights that go on cars.

Why is this so important?

Well, lead is poisonous and we should do everything from using lead, especially if that might end up in the dirt.

Auto manufacturers/service technicians are now forced to moved to new metals such as steel and other metal alloys but we should have done this 2 years ago!

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Homemade Tire Cufflinks!

Do you have a job working at the financial district of your city?  Well, here’s a great way to show off your love for cars by wearing Tire cufflinks to work.

They measure 2 cm (3/4 inch) in diameter and will sit 1 cm tall off of your sleeve. The silver plated cufflink bases are embedded into the piece and they are guaranteed to never come apart.

These are made from recycled toy parts, and there may be some wear on these tires as they have some mileage on them.

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First Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport auctioned for $3.19 Million USD!

The very first Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport was auctioned off for $3.19 Million US Dollars in Pebble Beach, California.  This thing is probably not worth that much, someone just paid more than what it’s worth.

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In-Car Auto Microwave!

For those long road trips to Tahoe/Reno area, you might want to consider getting one of these in-car Auto Microwaves so you can cook your favorite microwave food on the way there and eat them.

Meals on the move! · Compact and portable · Fast cooking speeds · Powered via 12V cigarette lighter socket or direct to car battery – both leads supplied · Robust steel construction with heavy-duty handle · LED screen with touchscreen operation · Up to 660W power via direct to battery connection and 175W via cigarette lighter socket

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Fake Glue-on Brembo Brake Add-ons!

As a proud owner of a Suzuki GSXR600, which comes with Brembo brakes as factory default, I can see why people might want to soup up their card by gluing this fake Glue-on Brembo add-ons.

Now, make sure to wait 2 to 4 hours after glueing, you don’t want those expenisve brakes falling out on you while you drive.

bogus, glue-on brake caliper covers that give you the high-performance Brembo look while perfectly maintaining your fakemobile’s incomprehensible lameness. When it comes to things that suck, innovation knows no bounds.

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DRS-1100 is a Black box for your car!

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(Video of DRS-1100 recordings)

Check out this DRS-1100 Driver recording system for your car.  Basically, it’s a black box for your car to record your driving in case of accidents and insurance disputes.

I personally do think this is a great idea to protect against any kind of prejudice by cops or even for solid evidence if your car gets hit.

I can recall countless times where other people crash into my car, yet I cannot prove it in words or pictures.  This will definitely help insurance companies better

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Sparkplug Keychain!

Parts of a sparkplug can be used to break car windows.  Now, this Sparkplug keychain might not be for that but to keep an extra sparkplug in case your car’s sparkplug dies.

Of course, that’s just not it.  If you don’t get it, just get one of the Sparkplug keychains and look cool at least.

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How to Turn your iPhone into a Dyno with Dynolicious!

Here’s a cool new iPhone app called Dynolicious that will turn your iPhone into a real Dyno using iPhone’s already-capable accelerometer.

This is definitely going to beat buying a stand-along Dyno or making an accelerometer yourself.

Dynolicious is the first automotive performance meter available for the iPhone and iPod Touch. Dynolicious uses the hardware built-in to you

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