Renaultsport Megane RS 250 Cup (M)

This hot Frenchie is the last of the hot hatch releases for the year. The resident hot hatch freak finds out if this is finally the one hot enough for him.

9 Oct 2010
Javlim Hahas, @anon, I think it's not allowed for test drive for a reason. I've rewatched Fifth gear's take on the Roc, Megane RS, Ford Focus and the Boxster. The Megane thrashed both hatchbacks and was j...
12 Oct 2010
Evan Javlim, please do share the vid URL please!
12 Oct 2010
Javlim http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=voY2Eu4JzWw

Here's the URL to the vid. The nimble Megane shocked even Tiff Needel.
12 Oct 2010
ifconfig i was in awe seeing this ride on sepang track recently. its mechanical lsd really live up to the name!
18 Oct 2010
chaselim It's a damn good car. Close to zero Understeer when pedal out from a 90 degree angle. It's well equipped with high-end supsension that when we were going over a mid-size hump at 80km/h, the feeli...
5 Sep 2011
The event is postponed to a later date. Apologies for the inconvenience caused.

Cheers

29 Jul 2008
Hi!! does anyone out there have any clues of those car workshops that are participanting in the kallang car rally??

2 Jul 2008
chaselim Quote:
"Formerly posted by skyfranz:
Hi!! does anyone out there have any clues of those car workshops that are participanting in the kallang car rally??
"THere are many, Choon Motors, G' R etc.
3 Jul 2008
skyfranz Quote:
"Formerly posted by chaselim:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by skyfranz:
Hi!! does anyone out there have any clues of those car workshops that are participanting in the kallang car rally??
"THere...
3 Jul 2008
chaselim Quote:
"Formerly posted by skyfranz:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by chaselim:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by skyfranz:
Hi!! does anyone out there have any clues of those car workshops that are participanti...
3 Jul 2008
skyfranz thanks...cheers
4 Jul 2008
6 Jul 2008
The 2nd course is opened for registration. So sign up now.

Cheers

8 Oct 2007
joycelym Errrm... learning "Defensive Driving Skills" , I think it is equivalent to SAFRA advance drivers training course syllabus; this course may save your life and others on the road, it can help you to...
17 Oct 2007
chaselim Quote:
"Formerly posted by joycelym:
Errrm... learning "Defensive Driving Skills" , I think it is equivalent to SAFRA advance drivers training course syllabus; this course may save your life and o...
17 Oct 2007
neutral Quote:
"Formerly posted by chaselim:

There are many different views, sometime ones don't see but we see.

Draw a line between experience and racing. Track experience doesn't fully mean track r...
17 Oct 2007
chaselim Quote:
"Formerly posted by neutral:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by chaselim:

There are many different views, sometime ones don't see but we see.

Draw a line between experience and racing. Track e...
17 Oct 2007
neutral By virtue of safety, even there is only one who runs, someone has to cater the safety of the runner and make sure he is fit to run. This is responsibility.

Anyway, looking forward to F1 changing...
17 Oct 2007
Jiefu lol, no offense, I tink the direction of the topic went a bit side way, very simple logic, those who interested to learn more about driving skills can just join, those who not interested then don't...
18 Oct 2007
accyt1978 i think advance and defensive driving is the same...

i did my defensive course over at BBDC..

1)SLALOM
2)BRAKING with and without ABS wet and dry
3)and the last one is on reaction...

but...
18 Oct 2007
21 Dec 2007



Hi, sorry that the poster is blurish. Maybe just to highlight that participants will receive:

a) Fuchs Engine Oil,
b) 25% discount off all range of Falken Tyres at Stamford Tyres
c) Eve...

17 Jul 2007
Has this happened to anyone? After the first oil change today, I stretched my car's legs abit to 5.5k and a funny smell was detected in the cabin. But it's a one off occurance. I've yet to "wack" i...

6 Jul 2007
Evan Interesting explanations! which is which or both? I've tried turning off the air-con to see if there's a smell. There was but significantly less. How in the world does it leak into the cabin? I'll ...
12 Jul 2007
chaselim Quote:
"Formerly posted by Eber:
Interesting explanations! which is which or both? I've tried turning off the air-con to see if there's a smell. There was but significantly less. How in the world d...
13 Jul 2007
chaselim Quote:
"Formerly posted by licia_ang:
try this website..
4 Sep 2007
neutral Quote:
"Formerly posted by licia_ang:
try this website.. www://sg.88db.com/sg/Views/landingpage.aspx?CatID=3010000"

I must agree with Chaselim, what is the link for? If for promoting your websit...
4 Sep 2007
ztcc78 hi eber.. recently i wank mine too n guess wat
i got a smell in my car as well..
now i know the feel of that "fart" smell u mention
5 Oct 2007
neutral I am not exactly sure if the smell you guys experienced is the one I experience when my aircon is set to outside circulation(Full auto). The smell come from engine compartment. When I switch to int...
6 Oct 2007
newwheels neutral is right, have to switch to internal circulation for the smell to go away.
6 Oct 2007
bearie77 Quote:
"Formerly posted by ztcc78:
hi eber.. recently i wank mine too n guess wat
i got a smell in my car as well..
now i know the feel of that "fart" smell u mention
"

hey 1st time i heard...
6 Oct 2007
vinceyeo Quote:
"Formerly posted by bearie77:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by ztcc78:
hi eber.. recently i wank mine too n guess wat
i got a smell in my car as well..
now i know the feel of that "fart" smell u...
6 Oct 2007
Hi,

Can anyone tell me is this car (Lancer GLX) a reasonable purchase in terms of a decent performance/ look etc ?

I've shortlisted a few..Toyota Vios/Subaru Impreza TS Sedan/Kia Cerato/Nis...

10 Aug 2007
LSD - Limited Slip Differential

I know it is install most RWD car but install at the Civic 4Doors Type R? Will it work as RWD?

Can any pro out there help?

12 Jul 2007
kkchai Thanks, I over look at the end. Complex also, thinking how to mount to the car..der...
12 Jul 2007
chaselim Quote:
"Formerly posted by kkchai:
As I know it use for avoiding over spin..."

We called understeer or oversteer.
13 Jul 2007
kkchai ya get the point but not everyone understand under/oversteer. Now trying to know what is 1, 1.5 and 2, can't have a clear view how does the mechanism work...dur
13 Jul 2007
chaselim Quote:
"Formerly posted by kkchai:
ya get the point but not everyone understand under/oversteer. Now trying to know what is 1, 1.5 and 2, can't have a clear view how does the mechanism work...dur ...
13 Jul 2007
kkchai Thanks for the info. But it is legal to install into our car in Singapore? Seem very interesting, feel like want to install and try. Haha
17 Jul 2007
kkchai I don't think it be cheap to mod into the normal car. What you mean worst in certain condition?
17 Jul 2007
chaselim Quote:
"Formerly posted by Char:
Under certain condition, you really need an 'unlocked' diff, but LSD locks the front and you get understeer.

But that can be solve by adjusting one for lower ini...
19 Jul 2007
Evan Does it simply mean more performance since more power is being transmitted to the wheels?
20 Jul 2007
kkchai I think the power does not lost. Just like 4WD all the wheel have the right power distributed in the system. is that correct what I said? Pro plz help...
20 Jul 2007
kkchai Look like it works same as MMC ACY.
21 Jul 2007
Hi, in case you need. You can log on to this site for details.

Cheers

https://www.ityre.com/en/tyres/catalog/toyo/model/2781/

12 Jun 2007
joycelym Quote:
"Formerly posted by accyt1978:

dun worry.. it also depends on the time u pump ur tyres and also the air pump station their gauge is not calibrated..

my pressure is 235 man.. hahahhaa"
...
13 Jun 2007
Skye Yup, just as Steven suggests
13 Jun 2007
Skye Just a thought, won't the tires and rims expand too?
13 Jun 2007
domino88 You can also some information here...

http://www.oneshift.com/forum/topic_details...
13 Jun 2007
TCX607 Jo> did I see 220-230 psi ???? I believe you meant 220-230kpa.
100kpa = 14.7psi. Usually, if driving malaysia highway, you can pump up to 250kpa no problem. Remember, air can be compressed
13 Jun 2007
Skye You see that's the thing. Since air expands faster than solids, it wouldn't make sense to pump more air when we are driving along the NS Highway (where the temperature would be much higher from the...
14 Jun 2007
domino88 You usually take the lower limit of the recommended tyre pressure for urban driving because you need to steer around the city blocks with good tyre grip.
14 Jun 2007
TCX607 I would think differently. Air is a bad conductor of heat and can be compressed. i.e water heat faster in water than air. The air compression in the tyre has little volume change. Since we are talk...
14 Jun 2007
steven_VW Check out the site below, got some brief but essential tips on tyre pressure. http://www.bridgestone.com.au/tyres/products/car/care/pressure.asp

Tyres are the only contact of the car to the grou...
14 Jun 2007
accyt1978 Quote:
"Formerly posted by joycelym:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by accyt1978:

dun worry.. it also depends on the time u pump ur tyres and also the air pump station their gauge is not calibrated..
...
21 Jun 2007
Hi,

Currently, I am driving a manual car. Having just passed my manual driving test a month ago, I am convinced an auto car is easiler to drive (I had 2 sessions of compulsory auto drive during ...

1 Jun 2007
chaselim Quote:
"Formerly posted by mojo:
Use the Financial calculator here man, it's really useful, tells you the breakeven, loss and "gain" period, then again you got to look at the lockin period of your ...
12 Jun 2007
NothingToDo Quote:
"Formerly posted by tazyspin:.........

Yeah Chaselim, the tot of the car value is not even half is just too much to bear... definitely not worth changing now...

Cheerio!
"

Changing ...
12 Jun 2007
mojo Quote:
"Formerly posted by NothingToDo:
Lastly... my Latio goes on 12km to 12.5km/ltr (80% city driving).... compare to ave of 10km/ltr for my old ride.... so savings is there... and best of all......
12 Jun 2007
chaselim Quote:
"Formerly posted by mojo:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by NothingToDo:
Lastly... my Latio goes on 12km to 12.5km/ltr (80% city driving).... compare to ave of 10km/ltr for my old ride.... so savin...
12 Jun 2007
mojo Quote:
"Formerly posted by chaselim:

Different AD and PI have different maintainance package. Even different cars have different warrant period also."

Dude, err..I kinda know that, just happe...
12 Jun 2007
chaselim Quote:
"Formerly posted by mojo:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by chaselim:

Different AD and PI have different maintainance package. Even different cars have different warrant period also."

Dude, e...
12 Jun 2007
NothingToDo Quote:
"Formerly posted by mojo:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by chaselim:

Different AD and PI have different maintainance package. Even different cars have different warrant period also."

Dude, e...
19 Jun 2007
mojo Quote:
"Formerly posted by NothingToDo:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by mojo:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by chaselim:

Different AD and PI have different maintainance package. Even different cars have di...
19 Jun 2007
stanmysterio I have a habit in manual cars, and i brought it to auto, is that while i am traveling on high way or roads that are pretty clear of traffic, i like to leave my car (automatic car) in neutral mode a...
3 Feb 2008
vinceyeo I am not sure if it will save you fuel but I definitely know its not a safe thing to do unless its 100% clear of cars and you got plenty of response time in the event of something happening.
4 Feb 2008
Hi all, any recommendation for shops that offers good servicelike balancing and reasonable price for sports rim?

23 May 2007
Hello folks,

Juz got an info from my frenz that he actually added Methanol(solvent) to his fuel tank during every fuel top-up. He mentioned could get a 20% saver in his fuel consumption. Hv an...

9 Jun 2007
accyt1978 my advise is try not to use all this that is not car-safe products...
i used to work in the lab.. we have methanol and isopropyl alcohol and now i'm in chemical line where acetone is widely used.....
9 Jun 2007
steven_VW Better to do some sound research and be very sure before you use all these things on your car, otherwise, instead of saving 20% on fuel, you may end up paying more for the repairs on the damages ca...
10 Jun 2007
TCX607 Yeh, I have frn whom work in lab putting catalyst into their fuel tank to boost combustion for BHP. They have done this over years and seem that they car engine still running fine. Regards to metha...
10 Jun 2007
chaselim Quote:
"Formerly posted by accyt1978:
my advise is try not to use all this that is not car-safe products...
i used to work in the lab.. we have methanol and isopropyl alcohol and now i'm in chemic...
10 Jun 2007
SINGAPORE: It was only a matter of hours, but it was enough for Richard Yong to slip out of the grasp of the authorities and the National Kidney Foundation.

Three weeks after, the missing blanks...

5 Jun 2007
steven_VW Quote:
"Formerly posted by joycelym:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by mdhisham:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by mdhisham:
He's already 'wake up' by the time the NKF issue - u think he never plan all these ? E...
6 Jul 2007
vinceyeo I thought the real phrase they used for the wife conviction was helping the husband to hide assets. Money laundering sounds very serious man...
7 Jul 2007
steven_VW Well I read the wan bao again, she is being charged in HK for (I try to translate it) "handling of money that was gotten through illegal means", and it was classified as the common term "money laun...
7 Jul 2007
vinceyeo Good point steven. Guess to her initially it was just safekeeping of money or assets earn by the hubby but as you said now become illegal income so she kena implicated also haha...

Thats what ha...
7 Jul 2007
joycelym The Moral of the story is :

Handle your own assets and monies, and keep it a secret!
(Psst.. do not declare or confess to your spouse how much you have in your piggy bank, bank accounts and a...
7 Jul 2007
mojo I think we but hear from only ONE source, yeah perhaps different media types, different languages but still it originates from the same place with one common motive/agenda. look at what happened to...
10 Jul 2007
Just wanna share this unhappy incident at my open space car park this afternoon.

Coming back from work, I left turned into the car park, looking for a empty lot. Few cars are already waiting alo...

2 Jun 2007
Skye Depending on the actual circumstances, I might have given the lot to the uncle if I was your friend. Unfortunately, in our local context (especially with the ever increasing number of cars and cong...
4 Jun 2007
accyt1978 Quote:
"Formerly posted by joycelym:
Har.. bro, dun scare me leh.. ppl did such a nutz thing? I better check my nuts tomolo morning make sure all are still intact boi... !!! "

i think for new o...
4 Jun 2007
accyt1978 Quote:
"Formerly posted by neutral:
Usually waiting for parking lot is a "heng" "suay" thing. Whoever waited near a car which is leaving, good for you. Otherwise, just keep waiting loh.

Heated a...
4 Jun 2007
benedict1987 I'm always bullied by people when it comes to parking. Maybe because I'm young then all take advantage.

Case 1
Was looking for car park at Fort Canning Park. A car on the right was about to lea...
4 Jun 2007
domino88 Wow! What luck!

Case 1:
If I've been in a bad mood, I think I might deflate this guy's tyres because he got no class and late for a play? Why don't he be there early? Excuses, excuses...

Ca...
4 Jun 2007
iNDS Quote:
"Formerly posted by joycelym:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by iNDS:
sisterx2..yup it apen before...not to wori u see his face liow dont tink he dare to do anytink...
anyway jz check if everythin...
5 Jun 2007
chaselim Quote:
"Formerly posted by joycelym:
Just wanna share this unhappy incident at my open space car park this afternoon.

Coming back from work, I left turned into the car park, looking for a empty ...
10 Jun 2007
orangedude Rule of thumb-- if he was more than 2 cars down, it's no longer his territory, regardless of what car he drives.

Who set the law? Me lor! :P
11 Jun 2007
iNDS Quote:
"Formerly posted by orangedude:
Rule of thumb-- if he was more than 2 cars down, it's no longer his territory, regardless of what car he drives.

Who set the law? Me lor! :P"

bravo u g...
13 Jun 2007
orangedude whats his licence plate number? next time i see him i purposely take my time to reverse and enter the parking lot until he vomit blood.
13 Jun 2007
Ah.. any idea where are all those car accessories shops along Short Street or Albert Street? I went there last weekend but surprise to see 1 big on going construction (Black colour bldg) coming up....

30 May 2007
vincetanaka fix 1 day can all meet up go shop for acc ma .
6 Dec 2007
kkchai We are waiting for you to organize one at our Announcement Forum...
6 Dec 2007
vincetanaka i love to but i am not familar with these places . its not going to benifit anyones. for those who are can orgainise ma. then we will know where to go . come come guru start the ball rolling .........
6 Dec 2007
Vlanze Yes, will the real gurus pls stand up? I am in need of accessories
6 Dec 2007
ztcc78 where is our posion man..
ohhh..... hondataaa!!
7 Dec 2007
joycelym Hehehe... I still haven't buy my pedal set after our last Autobacc outing
7 Dec 2007
Mazda Rolls Out their First "2"!

"Mazda Motor Corporation today held a rollout ceremony for the all-new Mazda2 (known as the Demio in Japan) at its Ujina Plant No.1 (U1) near Mazda’s headquarters...

30 May 2007
chaselim Bro Nik, how are you doing!!!!
31 May 2007
Hi all,

I have been "sweeping" through the forums for quite sometime but not much Q&A on Lancer topics. Where are all the Lancer drivers? Is there any Lancer car club down here?

Need someone ...

17 May 2007
joycelym Quote:
"Formerly posted by mdhisham:
Formerly posted by joycelym:
Hi all,

I have been "sweeping" through the forums for quite sometime but not much Q&A on Lancer topics. Where are all the Lance...
21 May 2007
joycelym Quote:
"Formerly posted by Skye:
RainX does work as Steven mentioned but it doesn't work too well with wipers. In fact, RainX treated windscreens tend to exhibit the mentioned "blurring" phenomenon...
21 May 2007
steven_VW wa! never knew rain-x got so much problems leh. Maybe so far mine all old car lah, it serve me well, so I thought ok. Not sure about the blurring thing, but sometime do get that jerking effect on t...
21 May 2007
mojo And believe me folks, it a real pain in the behind when trying to get rid of it after it's been applied, you got to get the specialist "polishes" or "Exfoliating" creams to sort of peel the remnant...
24 May 2007
joycelym Hi all

Latest update on my Windscreen patches.

I've met my SE and "complained" to him last night on those after rain patches on my windscreen. He told me it is not due to the wiper blade prob...
26 May 2007
mojo Quote:
"Formerly posted by joycelym:
Hi all

Latest update on my Windscreen patches.

I've met my SE and "complained" to him last night on those after rain patches on my windscreen. He told me ...
26 May 2007
joycelym Haiz... rain no come leh... cannot see the effects!
29 May 2007
iNDS sis...try go car wash
seems its not raining
29 May 2007
neutral Just to share, somehow rainX will cause jerking on the windscreen and also caused the rubber blade to wear out faster. Try the "glaco" brand from Japan. It work similary but not so much of jerking ...
30 May 2007
chaselim Quote:
"Formerly posted by joycelym:
Hi all

Latest update on my Windscreen patches.

I've met my SE and "complained" to him last night on those after rain patches on my windscreen. He told me ...
31 May 2007

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