Tag Archives: Car Tuning

Why does it take so long to build your cars?

With their shared love of rare, niche nuggets built in far away lands, Marty and MOOG have both had the not-small job of tracking down spare parts and mad mods to suit their cars. This is why we haven't seen the Nissan March Super-Turbo until TODAY'S MAD NEW EPISODE as the lads finally get to…
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Dyno science – why do some cars make less power after a tune?

In the latest episode (see it HERE) of Mighty Car Mods we see MOOG's VW RS3 run on the dyno and some people will be wondering if a stock RS3 is rated by Audi at 394hp (294kW), why did MOOG's car make LESS than that after all those mad Revo mods?  Actually, kids, it didn't. *SPOILER ALERT*…
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Where are the nuggets in 2021?!

As soon as MCM's latest episode hit the Tubes of You a wailing and gnashing of keyboards was heard across the world as some aggrieved viewers demanded Marty and MOOG "go back to working on nuggets". But, what is considered a nugget in 2021? We live in strange times, when the common 1990s Japanese performance cars…
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Audi’s turbo 5-cylinder engine is as much a legend as the JZ or RB

While the Internet debates whether MOOG's new RS3 daily driver is a nugget or not (you can check out THE LATEST EPISODE HERE), plenty of people are missing a great opportunity to learn about the 100% undistilled awesomesauce that is the Audi in-line five-cylinder engine.  These sonorous, warbling beasts have been around for over four decades now, and…
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