Tuning Box

  • What does the UK law say about modifying cars?

     

    When it comes to modifying your car, there are plenty of options. The car modification industry is growing rapidly, substantially boosting the economy. Add to that, it can seriously enhance the power and the driving experience, so it’s no wonder car mods are increasingly popular. However, there are a few things you need to be aware of before pimping your ride; namely, car modification laws.

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  • Everything you need to know about warranty and insurance for modified cars

    When it comes to getting modified car parts, you may be wondering about insurance and your warranty. While it’s commonly believed that all performance tuners for cars and other modifications void your warranty and cause your premiums to dramatically increase, this isn’t always the case. Today, there are a number of modified car parts that will not affect your premiums or warranty - particularly if they are temporary exterior and interior car mods.

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  • Is buying a modified car worth it?

     

    Modified cars can often be a huge benefit to their owners - particularly if the car modification improves torque performance and fuel economy. Likewise, it also means you don’t have to add any car modifications yourself, which can save a lot of time and money. However, you do need to consider a number of factors when looking into performance parts for cars and whether you should buy a modified car. Modifications can affect the overall cost, but also the reliability, raw performance and value.

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  • Car modifications and styling through the years

    For as long as cars have existed, car modifications have been huge business. Most vehicles leave the factory equipped for the average driver’s expectations. Since the 60s and the aftermarket modifications to the Minis to the ‘Fast & Furious’ era; we have updated the styles and followed the trends throughout the years. With that in mind, we’re sharing the history behind performance car parts and, of course, custom car parts UK.

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  • How to take your car performance to a new level

    For some, the car that rolls off the assembly line just doesn’t deliver on speed. That never-ending quest for the top speed is something most of us can’t shake. However, the big question is where to start with your car performance. Every make and model will have different engine performance capabilities and require specific modifications. Luckily, we’re going through the ins and outs of improving car performance and the aftermarket car parts that will significantly increase speed.

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  • Every common tuning box question answered

    When it comes to car modifications, car engine tuning is up there with the biggest and best. The process of altering the ECU signal to inject more fuel into the cylinders is popular - especially as you are guaranteed more torque and power. However, when it comes to the best diesel tuning box and chips for petrol vehicles, there’s a whole load of misleading information available.

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  • Aftermarket modifications that will increase your car’s value

    Once you’ve got the car you’ve been researching, test driving and dreaming of - you can start thinking about making it your own. After all, you’ll be spending plenty of time in your vehicle, so you might as well increase the power, body kit and the like. While the aftermarket car parts industry is booming, and can significantly increase the look of your car; some aftermarket products can reduce the value.

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  • The good, the bad and the ugly of car modifications

    People have been modifying their cars for decades. Essentially, a car is a blank canvas - enabling you to look into car modifications, such as engine tuning, with ease. But, when easy car mods go bad, they go really bad… While it’s only natural you want your car to stand out, extremely cheap car mods and poorly chosen car parts can have the opposite effect. If you really want to enhance power, improve performance and, basically, make your car go faster - we’re sharing the good car modifications - as well as the bad - worth your time and money.

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  • How car tuning can improve your holidays

    For those travelling abroad with their vehicles this year, you’d be surprised how much car tuning can substantially improve the journey. If you do happen to be heading on a ferry or driving to another country while towing a large load, car tuning an help you get there in better shape (and with more power). Not only can you increase the torque, but the fuel efficiency and even driving experience. With that in mind - and the last of the hot weather on the way - we’re sharing how a tuning box can vastly enhance your summer trip.

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  • Car modifications: the dos and don’ts of upgrades

    When you’re looking for a new car, you want the best. If you don’t have the best, you can make it the best with some nifty car performance upgrades. However, there’s a wrong and right way to do almost everything - and that includes car modifications. Whether you want to enhance the power or update the exterior - car modifications require patience and skill. There’s a wealth of information on car performance upgrades, as well as a load of car modifications shops to consider. With that in mind, we’re sharing the dos and don’ts of upgrading your car.

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