Mikanik Outo is a performance car and performance auto parts informational site and community. High performance vehicles, tuning, parts and accessories are at an all-time high in popularity throughout the world. There are numerous publications, thousands of parts and accessories sites and stores and even major motion pictures devoted to showcasing high performance cars.
High Performance Cars
The bulk of the interest in the high performance car market rests on car tuning. Car tuning is not only a professional industry by a hobby industry for car enthusiasts. Car tuning relies heavily on on aftermarket performance auto parts to improve the car in the fields of handling, performance and visual appeal. There is quite a bit of cross-over with car tuning and auto racing as the employ many of the same types of high performance auto parts and tweaks.
There are variety of areas included with car modification and tuning, including, sound systems, interior modifications, engine tuning, suspension tuning, body tuning, tires and restoration to factory defaults.
Aftermarket Performance Parts
Considered to be a “secondary” market of the auto industry, these are all the parts, accessories, modifications, etc that come after the car has been sold by the dealer, i.e. they are generally not “stock” or “dealer” parts. The aftermarket car parts industry employs nearly 5 million people in the united states alone and does business upwards of $250 billion.