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Steve DaSilva
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Staff Writer at Jalopnik. Rides a BMW G310GS. Loves a good kei car.

They’ll take some boost, but the FA20 has 12.5:1 compression in the BRZ. Compare that to the 10.6:1 it had in the WRX, and you see why the most reliable builds only run about 7 psi. I have no idea if a 13B will make more power than that, but it’ll certainly make better noises  Read more

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Honestly, it wasn’t really the GX’s fault — it just had stiff competition. After the GX came a Wrangler, then a Miata, a turbo Subaru Legacy, an FRS, and another Miata. Being the least memorable out of that bunch isn’t saying much Read more

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Kiriko’s fun and all, but I’m a Mercy main till I die. Or until they rework her again  Read more

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Behind-the-scenes look: we all forgot to finish the conversation Read more

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Wait, was this an alternate reality sequence? I figured the parent-teacher day was real, but Misato borrowed a car from someone while the Renault was in the shop Read more

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Long layovers are great, I’ll always gladly take them over short ones Read more

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Most scramblers, absolutely, are more about the style than any kind of offroad prowess, and I love them for that. I’m specifically confused about the Triumph Scrambler 1200 XE and the Desert Sled. Those actually have ADV-spec suspension, ~34" seat heights, cross-spoked wheels. They’re basically naked adventure bikes, Read more

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I’ve always been Team Liquid Freshener, they always seem to be less harsh than the little trees Read more

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This is what happens when you try to cut the second cup of coffee out of your day. It’s been fixed Read more

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Damn, you got us. I will be turning myself in to my local Twitter™ Blue® Verified Penal Colony ASAP, where I will toil in the farms to keep the servers running  Read more

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Neutral: I actually don’t mind JK for stuff she says on current events. Read more

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Mid-high 40s, but clear on the way out. The way back... maybe the forecasted rain just won’t happen. Or the forecasted snow Read more

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