Best Oil and Oil Filter for a Third Gen Toyota MR2?

Making sure your third generation Toyota MR2 is properly serviced is important. Failure to change the oil and oil filter at the correct intervals with the right products can lead to increase wear and in extreme cases, possibly even total engine failure. In this short guide you will learn what oil and oil filter to … Read more

Original Price of the Honda Integra Type R DC2/DB8

Honda’s (Acura’s) first Type R model was introduced in 1992 in the form of the NSX Type R, however, it was the second car to wear the performance badge that really brought the company’s sporting division to the forefront of normal enthusiasts’ minds. The Honda Integra Type R DC2 and DB8 (four door) made their … Read more

How Much Did the Nissan R33 GT-R Cost New?

Following on from the incredible R32 GT-R that took the world by storm in 1989, Nissan’s next GT-R, the R33 had big shoes to fill. The Japanese car manufacturer had already showed that they could produce a world beating product and expectations were high for the fourth-generation car. The new GT-R made its first appearance … Read more

Why Do Used Japanese Cars Have Such Low Mileage?

If you’ve looked at a used Japanese import car at a local dealer (or you’re considering importing one yourself from Japan – read our guide on how to do this here) then you may have noticed that many Japanese cars seem to have low mileage on export. While you can definitely find higher mileage examples … Read more

Do You Need To Wax Your Car After Every Wash?

Washing a car is one of those processes that people tend to either love or hate. Some find the process of rinsing, washing, toweling dry etc to be very relaxing and cathartic. Others prefer to put their car through the gas station car wash once in a blue moon. While we at Garage Dreams generally … Read more

Toyota Crown S180 (Twelfth Gen) Buyer’s Guide

If you are looking for a car that provides luxury motoring without breaking the bank, a twelfth generation (S180) Toyota Crown could be just what you need. The Crown is Toyota’s longest-running model and is a popular choice with Japanese buyers. In this guide we are going to cover everything you need to know about … Read more

5 Best Glovebox Organizers for Your Car

Have you ever thought about cleaning up the glovebox of your car? You probably have if you are reading this article. Our gloveboxes can get messy fast, with papers, tools and other items all being thrown in there. A glovebox organizer can help you get all the different items in your glovebox in order. They … Read more

Best Cutting Pads & Discs for Cars & Other Vehicles

If you want to get your car looking in concours condition a cutting pad or disc can help remove moderate surface defects such as heavy swirl marks, scratches, and oxidation. A good quality cutting pad will take the heat generated from heavy cutting compound and spread it evenly over the surface of your car. In … Read more