IN GEAR

01

BLUE A FUSE

BLUEWIRE’S universal short wire harness and fuse block series offers an ultra-small fuse block that can be mounted in any position, including under the dash or seat. If your factory wire harness is still in good working order and you just want to clean up your old fuse box then this is the kit you need, at half the price of a full wire harness. Ideal for hot rods, racecars and custom car installations. For more info visit www.bluewireautomotive.com.

02

WAX WORKS

EAGLE One Wax-As-U-Wash is a two-in-one application for car cleaning and protection. Formulated with powerful cleaning and foaming agents for maximum shine and protection, Wax- As-U-Wash promotes a sheeting action that helps prevent water spots that occur when water beads dry. Visit eagleone. com.au for further details or to find your local retailer.

03

UNSCRATCH THAT

MOTHERS PowerBall Mini Metal Doctor is a specialty tool allowing you to remove tough stains and scratches from raw aluminium wheels and accessories. Included with the polishing tool are two sandpaper pieces to sand away coarse scratches, stains and other imperfections. Follow up with Mothers Mag & Aluminium Polish for a proper Mothers shine, or step up to a chrome-like finish with Mothers Billet Polish. For more information visit www.motherspolish.com. au or call (02) 8853 2900.

04

SUITE AS

IMPROVING on the leading software in the custom tuning market isn’t easy, but HP Tuners has done it with VCM Suite 2.25. This latest release offers current-model-year support for many existing applications, plus new applications like the Holden Colorado Diesel, Cruze, VF GTS and late-model Ford ECM and TCM support. The latest incarnation of VCM Suite takes advantage of recently enhanced parameter sets and new features for existing PCM and TCM combos. For more info visit www.vcm-suite.com.au.

05

DOWN THE BARREL

INCREASE airflow with one of Quick Fuel Technology’s new 450cfm four-barrel carburettors. Designed for smalldisplacement four-cylinder, six-cylinder and V8 engines, the carburettors retain all the features found in larger-cfm models.

An alcohol version for oval-track racing is also available, as are custom applications. For a full list of these features visit www. quickfueltechnology.com.au or contact APD on (08) 8363 5566.

06

TIDY UP

STILL trying to find your LS engine amongst a congestion of wires, tubes and ignition coils? Not any more! Proform has developed a valve cover that will take your stock LS engine and give it a totally personalised look. These new valve covers are taller than stock items, and can accommodate a wide variety of large-valvetrain applications. There are seven style choices, with raised or recessed Chevrolet and Bowtie emblems, LSX emblem, or no emblems at all for a selfcustomised look. Go to: rocketind.com.au.

07

MODEL CITIZEN

BIANTE Model Cars has created this 1:18-scale Ford Falcon Sprint, driven by Jim Richards to win the 2013 Touring Car Masters. The Falcon Sprint touring car model is limited to just 1200 units and comes with a certificate of authenticity signed by Jim, and retails for $175. For more info visit www.biante.com.au or your local Biante Model Car stockist.

08

GOOD GEAR

THE Castlemaine Rod Shop offers a variety of cool hats, stubbie holders, t-shirts and other apparel. Express your enthusiasm for street machines and stand out from the crowd by rocking some of the reasonably priced gear from the Castlemaine Rod Shop. To check out the Castlemaine Rod Shop apparel range and their massive catalogue of car parts, visit www.rodshop.com.au.