Rival Nature’s Power – Intercooler Pipe R&D, Part 2: Measure Twice

No matter how powerful Mother Nature becomes, humans try to control, contain, or harness her. We hold back rivers with dams, suppress ocean waves with dunes, and leash the wind to power our sails and our cities. But even when we think we can control her power, we’re often left in awe of Mother Nature’s ability to break … Continue Reading ››

Breathing Fresh Air – Intake R&D, Part 6: Dyno Testing

Product design, like most of life, doesn’t always go as planned. We’ve learned to expect the unexpected and plan for unforeseen variables, but sometimes obstacles still catch us off guard. That’s when we need to step back, take a deep breath, and find a way to navigate back on course. Our 2018+ JL 2.0T intake has hit one … Continue Reading ››

Daditude – Performance Air Intake R&D, Part 4 – Dyno Results

A makeover is typically more about appearances. However, what’s the use of all those cool new clothes, and the dramatic spin in the barbershop chair, if the subject in question is going around with the same dull attitude? It might be better if the general demeaner can meet and compliment the modern new look. The case is the … Continue Reading ››

Rad, White, and Blue – Performance Radiator R&D, Part 2 – Design Plans

We’ve all seen wildlife documentaries. David Attenborough delicately narrating as the mighty lion sits slumped in the savanna surrounded by potential prey, but he’s just too hot to move. The same scene can be witnessed in the sweltering tarmac savanna here on American soil with the C7. Plenty of open space to run, the other beasts scatter at … Continue Reading ››

An inside look at the engineering of Mishimoto products.