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Video: World’s Fastest Lawn Mower

Posted on 04/05/14 by Marc Roden

We’ve heard of racing lawn mowers before, but this recent fun effort by Honda took things to a new level. The Honda “Mean Mower” broke the lawn mower world speed record by reaching 116.57 miles per hour! This effort smashed the previous record speed of 87.83 miles per hour. Obviously this machine bears little resemblance […]

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Biro Racing Gears Up for 2014 Motocross Season

Posted on 04/03/14 by Marc Roden

After a breakout 2013 motocross season, the Biro family of Moose Jaw didn’t put their feet up for the winter. Their recipe for success in motocross racing never included sitting back to rest on past achievements. Kyle and Jarret Biro have been training in Texas for the past several weeks and their goals for 2014 […]

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Video: Marcel Irnie Scores Early Season Wins At Chuckwalla Raceway

Posted on 03/25/14 by Marc Roden

Kelowna’s Irnie Starts Strong in Southern California We have been following Marcel Irnie’s motorcycle road racing career since the beginning (2007) and have witnessed his progress as well as the trials and tribulations that come from starting from scratch in the racing biz. His meteoric rise from showing up at a track day on a […]

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Top Five Reasons To Use a Diesel Fuel Additive

Posted on 03/14/14 by Marc Roden

Diesel engines are meant to work hard and put in long hours, but they do require routine maintenance. While many diesel owners are quite particular about maintenance practices, we submit that there is a vital practice that is often overlooked. What should happen religiously (and often doesn’t) is the addition of a diesel fuel additive […]

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Octane Boost Myths and Facts

Posted on 03/10/14 by Marc Roden

While Octane Boost gasoline additives are functional and can be a must in certain situations, we find that many customers misunderstand exactly how they work and when they should be utilized. Many believe that if they pour a bottle of octane boost in their gas tank, the result will be tire-shredding horsepower increases and flames […]

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Canadian AMSOIL Prices Rise on March 1st

Posted on 02/25/14 by Marc Roden

With the Canadian dollar losing strength relative to the US dollar over the past several months, AMSOIL is forced to raise their prices in Canada on March 1st, 2014. The increase will vary from product to product, with the average being around 7%. If you wish to place an order prior to the price increase, […]

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AMSOIL Upgrades Saber Professional 2-Stroke Premix Oil Formula

Posted on 02/04/14 by Marc Roden

AMSOIL has upgraded the formula of Saber Professional 2-Cycle Premix Oil for 2014. The biggest perceptible change (aside from the spiffy new label) is the addition of a gasoline stabilizer component to the premix oil. We also note from the specification numbers that they have tweaked the formula throughout. We have been using Saber Pro […]

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AMSOIL Torque-Drive Synthetic ATF Now Meets Mercedes-Benz 236.10 Spec

Posted on 01/30/14 by Marc Roden

AMSOIL has now deemed their Torque-Drive Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid to be suitable for use in applications requiring the Mercedes Benz 236.10 specification. AMSOIL now offers three different synthetic ATF’s that meet the MB 236.10 ATF spec (see below). Torque-Drive now also carries the Allison TES 389 specification. TES 389 is a basic Allison spec […]

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AMSOIL Revises Shipping Rates in United States for 2014

Posted on 01/25/14 by Marc Roden

Rates Remain Firm With a Small Benefit for Wholesale Buyers Update February 14th: There are some revisions to the initial publication of the new US shipping rates. Note that shipping rates are now slightly more advantageous in some weight categories for retailer/commercial wholesale accounts. See the new rates at the link below.   AMSOIL has […]

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Can a Larger AMSOIL Bypass Oil Filter Element Be Used in Some Cases?

Posted on 01/21/14 by Marc Roden

A reader asks: “I use an AMSOIL By-Pass Oil Filter system on my pickup truck and my engine oil capacity is less than 9 US quarts. The AMSOIL-recommended replacement filter for sump capacities under 9 quarts is the EaBP90. Can I use the larger EaBP100 filter to gain more capacity?” Answer If you have the […]

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