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A source of valuable automotive information, technical articles, photo coverage of builds, and more!
MK7 Golf R Engine Replacement

MK7 Golf R Engine Replacement

Joe's 2017 Volkswagen Golf R had suffered an unfortunate and seemingly strange demise... This Golf R suffered from thrust bearing failure. One of two 2017 Golf R's in our shop with the issue currently, the next which showed up one day later!  To make...

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We’re Hiring for a Technician!

We’re Hiring for a Technician!

Do you love wrenching on cars? Have you dreamed about working in a speed shop? We are searching for a full-time Mechanic who is capable of installing performance parts, as well as diagnosing, repairing and servicing vehicles.  Think you have what it takes...

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Jared’s 2018 Acura TLX A-Spec AWD

Jared’s 2018 Acura TLX A-Spec AWD

Jared came to us because he wanted his TLX to stand out from the rest. With his set of custom made aero running from the front bumper to the rear valance, he knew to take the look to the next level - the lower level to be exact!We installed an Eibach Pro-Kit on his...

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FK8 Honda Civic Type R

FK8 Honda Civic Type R

This 2018 Type R came off the showroom floor not too long ago only to come in for performance upgrades at 1,940 miles. Exhaust work: PRL Downpipe aFe Front Pipe Greddy Catback Intake mods: PRL Front Mount Intercooler Injen Cold Air Intake ECU Tuning: Ktuner V2 Unit...

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Website & Data Manager

Website & Data Manager

We are looking to expand our team at Excelerate Performance. We offer a great working environment, room for professional growth, competitive pay, and a friendly atmosphere. Interested? Apply Below!

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Product Data Specialist

Product Data Specialist

  We've been expanding recently, and we have now have a job opening! We're looking for someone who knows the ins and outs of coding, vehicle year, makes and models, and would work well with our team! Here's a brief overview: Job Title: Data Specialist This is an...

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XLR8Performance.com August Dinan Sale!

  THE XLR8PERFORMANCE DINAN SALE STARTS TODAY! At XLR8Performance.com, we are dedicated to bringing you the industry's top performance brands for the best price possible! In addition to the many great deals already available on our site, for the month of August,...

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Excelerate Performance—The Real Dealership Alternative

Excelerate Performance—The Real Dealership Alternative

Excelerate Performance is a high-end automotive shop that specializes in European, Japanese and Exotic Vehicles. We specialize in diagnosis and repair, scheduled maintenance, specialized services and high performance upgrades to get your vehicle in top shape!

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We Are Hiring for a Part Time Mechanic!

We Are Hiring for a Part Time Mechanic!

Do you love wrenching on cars? Have you dreamed about working in a speed shop? We are searching for a part-time Mechanic who is capable of repairing and servicing European vehicles and installing performance parts.   Job Description: You are responsible to work...

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