David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
3/6/20 8:17 a.m.
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Onikyan, Japanese for demon camber. So much negative camber. All of it. All the time. Why? Because onikyan.

 

 

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NickD
NickD PowerDork
3/6/20 8:54 a.m.

Pretty soon you are going to have to rename this series to Japanese Word Of The Day.

 

I predict much wailing and gnashing of teeth over this one. 

David S. Wallens
David S. Wallens Editorial Director
3/6/20 9:00 a.m.
NickD said:

Pretty soon you are going to have to rename this series to Japanese Word Of The Day.

 

I predict much wailing and gnashing of teeth over this one. 

Me too.

People seemed to dig the JDM stuff, so we revisited it.

Next week will be something totally different. 

_
_ Dork
3/6/20 9:22 a.m.

In reply to David S. Wallens :

I've always wanted to learn about car culture in Africa, South America, and Canada. Just kidding on the last one. 

300zxfreak
300zxfreak New Reader
3/8/20 4:46 p.m.

My word of the day for super-stretched tires and 20 degrees of negative camber:   "Asinine" - adjective; meaning stupid, ignorant, and downright dangerous.

 

ChrisLS8
ChrisLS8 Reader
3/8/20 5:11 p.m.

In reply to 300zxfreak :

I went on a toy run last year and a Veedub with crazy camber and and about 2 inches of barrel sticking outside the tire had the beads blow sending them almost careening into nearby cars

Duke
Duke MegaDork
3/9/20 8:42 a.m.
_ said:

In reply to David S. Wallens :

I've always wanted to learn about car culture in Sweden

FTFY.

 

Appleseed
Appleseed MegaDork
3/9/20 12:31 p.m.

I'm not stickin up for dangerous camber modifications, but remember, people do this to perfectly streetable Miatas. 

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