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How F1 Racing Changed the Car You Drive

Formula 1 racing pushes automotive technology to its limits and affords many the fantasy of driving a super-fast, super-sexy race car, if only from the comfort of your living room. While not as popular in the U.S. as NASCAR, Formula 1 attracts an audience of 500+ million worldwide. Drivers like Ayrton Senna, Michael Schumacher, and […]


HIDeas: Top Tailgating Must-Haves

Tailgating season is here! Are you ready to have your best one ever? It’s easy when you’re prepared, and HIDeXtra is here to help!   Plan Ahead Checklist, please! Think of what you’ll be doing at the event and make a list of everything you’ll need to take, from food and drinks to utensils, plates, […]


The Busy Person’s Guide to Helpful Auto Websites

Owning a car comes with responsibilities that we all have to take care of from time to time. With so much information at our fingertips, it’s easy to get lost in data overload — and who has time for that? Here’s a quick list of automotive websites to refer to when the time comes to […]


Top 10 Iconic Movie Cars

Sometimes a movie is “made” by the actors or the special effects, but sometimes it’s a non-human element that leaves an impression on us. While only one movie on this list is about a car specifically (can you guess which one?), most of them feature at least one particular car very prominently. We’re not going […]


Mods Center: Best Car Modifications

Best Car Modifications What would you do if you had an unlimited amount of money to fix up your car? Would you make it go as fast as possible, or just add style and flares for look? How about speed and style combined? Here are some modifications that may break the bank, but you know you’ll […]


How to Get the Most Money for Your Old Ride

While most people cannot imagine living without a car, buying a car is generally a losing proposition. Unless you’re investing in that rare classic automobile that you can sell for a hefty profit at the Barrett-Jackson auction, it’s an asset that loses value rather rapidly. However, there are things you can do to increase the […]


3 Easy Ways to Make Your Summer Road Trip Awesome

Going on a road trip this summer? While you’re busy making your packing list, there are a few other important things you should remember besides sunscreen (but please take that too — and don’t forget to use it!). It’s easy to focus on your destination and skip some important details that’ll help make your trip […]


Nismo Fiesta 2015

What is Nismo Fiesta? Nismo Fiesta is the largest all-Datsun, Nissan and Infiniti event in the U.S., bringing import enthusiasts together for a weekend of fun and cars every year since April 2011. This year, Nismo Fiesta was held on May 22nd through May 24th in Austin, Texas drawing a crowd of around 3,000. People […]


Top Five DIY Car Mods

You don’t have to spend thousands of dollars to modify your car. In fact, if you’re willing to roll up your sleeves and do the labor yourself, it won’t set you back that much at all. Here are five easy and inexpensive car mods you might consider to improve your driving experience. 1. Automatic Car […]


The review is in! What did HIDLightReviews have to say about HIDeXtra?

HIDLightReviews for HIDeXtra The review is in! What did HIDLightReviews have to say about HIDeXtra? Was it good? And you wouldn’t believe what car our HID kit was put on! Who said new cars don’t need HIDs? Wait until you see how easy it was … In a NutShell:   What vehicle you ask? 2014 […]