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VSA Motorsports and Lotus

I met Allen Strommer years ago, operating out of someone else’s body shop in LA. He was hard at working keeping Lotus Race Cars competitive in North America, a not-so-easy feat considering the size of the company and their limited support. … Continue reading

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Making BMW Magic with Marc Norris and Bavarian Workshop.

I think the Automotive Enthusiast world is in some ways similar to architecture. There are different levels: Your average sub-division might be built to a cost, but its pretty much spec and no one expects it to last forever. These … Continue reading

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Back in the Saddle

And just like that, 5 years went by.  I never planned to stop writing, but 5 years ago things were very different, and I didn’t necessarily feel like sharing what was going on. We were coming out of a recession, there was … Continue reading

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BMW S54 SQ6 Customer Testimonial – Mark Marquis

Very nice testimonial from one of our BMW Swap Kit customers, as posted on bimmerboost forums.  Thanks Mark! “As you may notice from my sig pic I’m the proud owner of the S54 E36 which recently received a transplant that … Continue reading

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Benefits of Individual Cylinder Tuning

Last week we spent time on the dyno with a couple of motorcycle projects that strongly demonstrated the benefits of individual cylinder tuning. The first one was a high-compression, high-revving small displacement 4 cylinder engine. The second was a 2 … Continue reading

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Apex Speed Technology is Hiring Co-op/Interns!

Motorsports Electronics Co-Ops/Interns.  Engineering & Business/Marketing. The Engineering applicant will be responsible for making sure projects move forward by being involved in System Designs and Builds, as well as some general shop duties. The initial job of the trainee will … Continue reading

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Apex bids a bittersweet farewell to employee #1 – Rhys Griffiths

With his interesting mix of the Queen’s English and a Georgia Drawl, Rhys Griffiths is one of the least typical guys you’ll meet, but over the years he’d become one of my favorites.  Rhys was employee #1 at Apex Speed Technology, … Continue reading

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