Breathing Fresh Air – Intake R&D, Part 7: Troubleshooting

It’s the challenges that make life exciting. Doing the same thing over and over gets tedious, but if you seek out challenges, life begins to get interesting. When we last talked about our 2018+ Jeep Wrangler 2.0L intake, things were starting to get very interesting.

The last post saw our prototypes hitting the dyno to … Continue Reading ››

Float Like a Butterfly, Sting like a Kia – Performance Intercooler Kit R&D, Part 1 – Stock Review

It might be old news by now, but we’re all still getting acquainted with the fact that Kia, in tandem with Hyundai (who’s also bringing their posh baby cousin Genesis along for the ride), have established a much more respectable position in the automotive community. The launch of the Stinger GT helped Kia break out of its chrysalis … Continue Reading ››

Everyday Exploration – Oil Catch Can Kit, Part 4: Final Design

If you’ve ever started something new or made a momentous change in your life, you’ve heard some version of the old cliché, “Life isn’t about the destination, it’s about the journey.” While I agree with that sentiment, anybody who’s conquered a major challenge can tell you that, sometimes, the destination is the best part. There’s … Continue Reading ››

Everyday Exploration – Oil Catch Can Kit, Part 3: Test results

What’s exploration without a challenge? If you drive the same easy trails or climb the same easy routes over and over again, life becomes boring. The thrill of exploration often hinges on the prospect of the unknown and taking a path without knowing where it will lead you. Without the challenge of the unknown, exploration … Continue Reading ››

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