What is Wrought Aluminum?

What is Wrought Aluminum?

We have some literature about our products that explain the type of materials we use in our suspension kits. One of the terms we hear for our spring seats and seat locks (for adjusting ride height, for example) and upper spring seats/adaptors  is that they’re made from “wrought aluminum”. If you’re like me, then maybe […]

2017+ 86 & BRZ FLEX Z, FLEX A, & MONO SPORT Coilover Testing

2017+ 86 & BRZ FLEX Z, FLEX A, & MONO SPORT Coilover Testing

We just finished up some testing on the 2017 Subaru BRZ (and which would of course affect the 2017 Toyota 86). While the vehicles aren’t drastically different compared to 2012-2016 model years of the aforementioned vehicles (the 86 previously named the Scion FR-S), there are some small changes in suspension that affect how our existing […]

TEIN USA Operations Closed for 4th of July

To our valued customers and TEIN USA Blog readers,   Please note that we will be closed on Tuesday,  July 4th in observance of the American Independence Day holiday. We will resume our daily operations on Wednesday, July 5th.   Thank you for your understanding. We hope you all have an enjoyable and safe 4th of July, […]

2016+ Mazda Miata (ND chassis) Testing

2016+ Mazda Miata (ND chassis) Testing

This week we had a new ND chassis Miata in for testing. FINALLY, after well over a year, we have our hands on one and can now verify fitment and do road testing. We must say that, even though we can technically just special order available kits from TEIN Japan, we’ve found that there is, […]

2018 Toyota Camry Pace Car

2018 Toyota Camry Pace Car

Once again, we’ve been given the opportunity to work closely with the guys at Toyota Motorsports as they build the brand new, redesigned Toyota Camry set to be released this Summer. As we have done in the past few years, we’ve helped them develop suspension for the pace cars being used at NASCAR events nationwide. […]

The Importance of Tire Pressures

The Importance of Tire Pressures

It’s quite clear that customers come to us looking to increase handling performance for their vehicles. After all, suspension upgrades are some of the most commonly made changes to vehicles. Fortunately, we’ve continued to make improvements to suspension technology that has proven results. However, one overlooked aspect in handling is monitoring tire pressures. Of course, […]

New Suspension Developments at TEIN

New Suspension Developments at TEIN

Always working to be innovative when it comes to suspension, we’re constantly testing and developing new components in search of greater performance, longevity, and overall quality to our product lines. We’ve possibly mentioned before that we had always planned to produce our own line of premium shock absorbers, designed to work with OEM springs or […]

Front Street Media’s Article on Suspension

Front Street Media’s Article on Suspension

Although we’re glad to have our own audience reading our blogs and following us on Facebook and Instagram, we know we have a very niche customer base. Whenever we have a chance to reach different consumers through other forms of media, we find it to be a great opportunity to get the word out on […]

TEIN Line Mascot Stickers

TEIN Line Mascot Stickers

Without a doubt, one of the most recognizable features of TEIN as a brand is our mascot, Dampachi. Also, as a new addition to the mascot, we’ve included his female counterpart, Dampatty. For many, we can forgo any “TEIN” text and know the branding simply based on these two characters. However, for many years, we’ve […]

TEIN USA Opened after Christmas and New Years

As we approach the final few days of 2016, we know that a lot of your, our customers, will be on vacation for Christmas and New Years. And it’s probably more of a convenience for you to finally get a chance to give us a call with any questions you have, whether it’s about new […]