Motorsport

Racing Air Filters: Your Complete Guide

Here is your complete guide for everything you need to know about racing air filters. Whether you’re just looking to improve your lap time or to make the step to first place,…

Motorsport Rally Intercom Systems Guide

As intercoms have evolved over the years, there are now multiple options available which can make it quite confusing as to which rally intercom you need. Continue reading for everything you need…

Best sim racing seats

Best Sim Racing Seats 2024: The Complete Guide

Welcome to our comprehensive guide on the Best Sim Racing Seats of 2024! If you’re looking to raise your sim racing game, the right seat can make all the difference. It’s not…

helmet

Your Guide to Choosing a Race, Kart & Rally Helmet

There is a wide variety of helmets for sale here at Demon Tweeks and it can be very confusing as to which helmet is suitable for the type of racing that you…

Competition Oils guide

Engine & Gear Oil Explained: Their Purpose & Grading

A typical bottle of engine oil or gear oil can have a rather bewildering list of standards, grades and terms that can be confusing if you are unfamiliar with them. We have…

Step By Step Guide To Get A Motorsport Licence

Becoming a racing or rally driver is a lot of peoples dream, and many of those people feel like it’s just that, a ‘dream’, something which is unattainable due to cost and…

How to choose a race suit

How to Choose a Race Suit

So, you have been following motorsport all your life, done a few track days and now want to take up competitive motor racing. That’s great! But before you start browsing for your…

Demon Tweeks Catalogue

Demon Tweeks Catalogue New For 2024

Want to know what the very latest and greatest is for 2024? You’ve come to the right place. From cutting-edge technology to innovative designs, New products to the Demon Tweeks Catalogue will…

Sim racing steering wheel guide

Best Sim Racing Steering Wheel 2024: The Ultimate Guide

Welcome to our comprehensive guide on choosing the best sim racing steering wheel! Whether you’re a casual gamer or wanting to raise your game, a high-quality steering wheel can make all the…

8877-2022 Karting standard

FIA Karting 8877-2022 Homologation Standard Explained

In the ever-evolving world of karting, safety is paramount. The Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) has recently given the green light to a new set of regulations, specifically targeting karting apparel. The…

Citroen ZX In the spotlight

#TeamDT In The Spotlight – Martyn Wells

#TeamDT has spread to all corners of the globe, no matter what you drive, ride or float on you could also become a member of the most passionate program around! Next member…

Demon Tweeks Christmas Gifts

The Ultimate Guide to Gifts for Petrolheads

If your loved one’s heart races at the sound of roaring engines and the smell of burning rubber, you’re in the right place. We’ve carefully curated a list of the finest gifts…

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#TeamDT In The Spotlight – Jason Peak

The season might be over for a lot of people, but that doesn’t mean we will stop highlighting the efforts our members have been putting in this year! We don’t just focus…

FIA Race Suit Regulations Guide 2024

FIA Race Suit Regulations Guide 2024

In the fast-paced world of motorsports, safety is paramount. As the sport continues to push the boundaries of speed and performance, the need for comprehensive race suit regulations for safety becomes increasingly…

Understanding FIA & Snell Helmet Standards

Helmets play a critical role in ensuring your safety when racing. To guarantee protection, it’s essential to understand the range of helmet standards so you know what to look for when deciding…

Best sim racing pedals 2024

Best Sim Racing Pedals 2024

Want to know what the best sim racing pedals are for 2024? Look no further. For sim racers looking for the most authentic, realistic and immersive experience, a logical step is upgrading…

Race Car Storage: The complete guide

Race Car Storage: What You Need To Know

We would all love to use our competition cars all year around, but the lengths of championships, as well as budget and family pressures mean this rarely happens, meaning you’ll have to…

TeamDT in the spotlight Charlotte Philp

#TeamDT In The Spotlight – Charlotte Philp

The Demon Tweeks Sponsorship Scheme stretches to all corners of the globe, our next member is Charlotte Philp. From Western Australia, she races karts, has her own photography business and is only…

WIlliam Abraham Fun Cup

#TeamDT In The Spotlight – William Abraham

Who else at 20 years old can say they have tasted winners champagne, has a pole position and a fastest lap? Sponsorship Scheme and #TeamDT member William Abraham, that’s who! We have…

September Supercharged – Event Round Up

When it comes to automotive enthusiasts, there’s one thing we all share – a burning passion for everything on 2, 4 or maybe even 3 wheels! What better way to celebrate this…

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#TeamDT In The Spotlight – Alexander Mosthav

We have been speaking to sponsorship scheme member Alexander Mosthav, aka ‘Speedygonzalex’ about what he has been up to this year and what his plans for the remainder of 2023. DT: Hi…

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#TeamDT In The Spotlight – Team LARR Motorsport

The In The Spotlight series returns with Neil Jay and Jordan Bannon, who form the passionate team who are taking their love for racing from 2 wheels to 4!  We chat to…

#TeamDT In The Spotlight – Emil Kostadinov

We’re back once again with another instalment of In The Spotlight and this time we welcome Formula Vee driver Emil Kostadinov! DT: “Hey Emil, can you introduce yourself and tell us a…

#TeamDT In The Spotlight – Jimmy Pettersson

The next #TeamDT member to join us In The Spotlight is none other than super Swede, Jimmy Pettersson! We talk to Jimmy all about his motorsport career, what he is up to…

Ferrari F40

Exploring the Goodwood Festival of Speed 2023

Get ready to buckle up and hold on tight as the highly anticipated Goodwood Festival of Speed returns in 2023, promising to deliver an electrifying experience for car enthusiasts worldwide. This iconic…

An Absolute Scorcher at Demon Tweeks Supercharged!

The factor 50 was (eventually) needed on Saturday, as the stunning weather saw the crème de la crème come to Demon Tweeks HQ for another instalment of Supercharged! In June’s edition, we…

Race fuel pitstop

Your Complete Guide to Race Fuels

Race fuel is the lifeblood of high-performance engines, igniting a symphony of power, speed, and adrenaline on the racetrack. Behind the scenes, a complex world of specialised components fuels the pursuit of…

Discover the Thrills of Sim Racing at the Demon Tweeks Sim Racing Academy

Discover the Thrills & Realism of Sim Racing at the Academy

Sim racing has revolutionised the way we experience motorsports, allowing enthusiasts to indulge in the thrill and realistic nature of racing from the comfort of their homes.  At the Demon Tweeks Sim…

Pitking Clearview window film - eliminate window fogging

How To Eliminate Window Fogging: Pitking Clear View Window Film

Do you often find yourself struggling with window fogging inside your vehicle? It can be frustrating and even dangerous, hindering your ability to see clearly while driving. Thankfully, Pitking Products has developed…

Shopian Said In the spotlight

#TeamDT In The Spotlight – Shopian Said

The newest feature in our In The Spotlight blog series is Shopian Said a passionate member of the #TeamDT sponsorship scheme for 2023. He has dabbled (and been successful) in everything from…

Monit brake bias adjuster dial

Guide to Fitting the Monit Brake Bias Adjuster Dial

Brake performance is a critical aspect of any vehicle’s safety and control. Achieving the ideal brake bias, the balance of braking force between the front and rear wheels, is crucial for optimal…

Fireproof underwear

Why You Need Personal Fireproof Underwear When Racing

Over the years, racing has become safer with the advancement in racewear and vehicle technology, but motorsport is inherently dangerous as you’re flying around a circuit as fast as you can! Constantly…

Sabelt Spine

Sabelt Spine Fibreglass Seat Is Built To Excel

A household name in racing seats, the Sabelt Spine Fibreglass racing seat aims to revolutionise the racing seat market. But does it? Continue reading for all the details. Their ‘Spine’ seat meets…

What is the FIA 8856-2018 Regulation 

You might have heard of it and seen it on new racewear and wondered what it is and why the regulation was brought in, well we are here to answer those very…

Andreas Hicks

#TeamDT In The Spotlight – Andreas Hicks

Our next In The Spotlight instalment sees us focus on a classic car specialist who competes in the world of open-wheel racing… Welcome to #Team DT, Andreas Hicks! DT: “Hi Andreas, welcome!…

fire extinguisher

Safety in Motorsport: Guide to a Fire Extinguisher

The dangers of fire are ever present in motorsport. With onboard fuel and electrical systems being the most likely place for a fire to originate, along with the heat that can build…

Kartwear

Kartwear for Beginners

Karting is a great way of getting into motorsport. Not only is it cheaper than racing cars, it’s also great fun. If you are thinking of delving into the realm of kart…

Racing underwear

How to Choose Racing Underwear

So, your body, hands and feet are now all kitted out with fireproof racewear. Time to take to the track… but hold on, there is just one other area to consider. Racing…

Racing gloves

How to Choose Racing Gloves & Boots

With your brand new race suit sorted, what else would you need to start racing? This next instalment of our “Racewear for beginners” series covers some smaller, but no less important items:…

racing harness

Choosing a Racing Harness

We all know that a racing harness is an important piece of safety equipment, but we’ve often heard the phrase “belts are belts” used when determining which racing harness to buy. Are…

Racing Tyres

How to Choose a Set of Racing Tyres

Tyres. They are black, round, and made of rubber – but that is not all. As they provide important grip on the road, it is not as simple as just selecting a…

The Demon Tweeks Roundup

The Demon Tweeks Roundup

Here at Demon Tweeks, we like to keep you up to date as much as possible on the goings on here. In 2023 we’re launching our newsletter blog calling out key topics,…

#TeamDT In The Spotlight – Holly Crankshaw

For many, the season has well and truly started. We’ve been inundated with news, stories and pictures right across the spectrum of motorsport. Many of our #TeamDT members either started off racing,…

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What you need to know in Motorsport 2023

If you are getting into motorsport for the first time this year or have been competing for years, you may have some questions about gear or products. In this blog about what…

#TeamDT In The Spotlight – Chris Berman

As February is coming to a close, we’ve seen some incredible stories so far. Many of you are well underway with preparing your karts, cars, trucks and everything in between for a…

61st Dragon Rally

Demon Tweeks at the 61st Dragon Rally 2023

Demon Tweeks recently took part in the 61st Dragon Rally, an event which is one of the UK’s most enduring meets. Dave, our resident sidecar enthusiast, went to the event to see…

Katrina Gray Racing

#TeamDT In The Spotlight – Katrina Gray

The 2023 Sponsorship Scheme is underway and so far we’ve heard some amazing plans for the season from many of you. This week we’re putting #TeamDT member, Katrina Gray in the spotlight.…

Sim Fan

The SimAir Sim Racing Fan Can Help You Improve

Pressure and being able to handle it are one of the keys to success in motorsport, real or virtual.  When racing, concentration, determination and often lots of physical work is required. This…

Sparco Futura

Sparco Futura – The Future Of Racewear

The future of racewear is here with Sparco Futura. Sparco have utilised the very latest industry techniques to offer the quality and safety which has come to be expected from them, but…

Season starts now

Best New Motorsport Products 2023

Your season starts here! It’s 2023… you might be thinking about your season and how you’ll improve your performance. We understand, and we are here to help! Continue reading for the best…

Why Was The Super Touring Car Era So Iconic

The demise of the Group A touring cars birthed one of the most exciting eras in touring car history. The ‘2 Litre Formula’ or ‘Super Touring Car’ as we know today. 2…

V12 Jaguar XJ6

#TeamDT In The Spotlight – Kevin Bourne

This week, we speak to the Sponsorship Scheme member behind the monster 8.73 litre, V12 Jaguar called Alfred and find out more about his hopes of a 226mph land speed record. The…

Ken Block

Ken Block: Driver, Pioneer, Legend.

The world of motorsport and car enthusiasts alike are mourning the loss of one of the great pioneers. The legend that is Ken Block sadly passed away aged 55. After a career…

Evopod

The Best Way To Store Your Car – Podtec Evopod

Want to know the best way to store your car? Are you in need of something to protect it when not in use?  You’ve come to the right place, enter Podtec’s Evopod.…

Peugeot 205 competing in the RallyNuts Stages Rally 2022

#TeamDT In The Spotlight – Michael Jenkins

2023 sees the return of Demon Tweeks’ Sponsorship Scheme and it’s back with a bang! We’re celebrating motorsport at every level, putting #TeamDT members in the spotlight to share your achievements and…

Motorsport Racewear Gift Guide 2022

Need help in finding the perfect gift for the racing driver in your family? Check out this racewear gift guide 2022! No matter your budget we have curated a list of racewear…

Kartwear Gift Guide

Christmas Kartwear Gift Guide 2022

Whether we like it or not, Christmas is coming and now is the perfect time to beat the rush and get organised when it comes to gift buying. We’re going to try…

Sim Racing Gift Guide

Christmas Sim Racing Gift Guide 2022

Thinking of adding something to your set up? Christmas is coming and now is the perfect time to start thinking of adding some gear to your wish list! We’ve got a huge…

Fiesta

Brief history of the Ford Fiesta

The Ford Fiesta is no more. 47 years after it was introduced to the world, Ford has announced production of the car will cease at the end of June 2023.  Spanning 7…

British Rally Championship Season Overview 2022

Osian entered the 2022 British Rally Championship season with high hopes of bettering his second place in the 2021 season. But nothing is certain in rallying, there was still a mountain to…

Osian Pryce wins the 2022 British Rally Championship

Osian Pryce has been crowned champion of the 2022 British Rally Championship – winning the title for the first time following victory on the Trackrod Rally Yorkshire. It was his fourth maximum British…

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Competition Clutches And Flywheels Guide

The clutch acts as a mechanical link between the engine and transmission. When the clutch lever is pressed, this disconnects the engine from the transmission and the drive wheels, allowing the driver…

Competition Suspension

Competition Suspension Guide

To achieve the best lap / stage your cars wheels and tyres need to be in contact with the track or stage as much as possible. The springs need to be strong…

Osian Pryce celebrates 100th rally with victory

Osian Pryce Celebrates 100th Rally With Victory

Osian Pryce has celebrated his 100th rally with a victory on the Nicky Grist Stages – putting his BRC title bid back on track Osian Pryce has completed his 100th rally start…

How to Store Your Car – Podtec Carpod

If you are wondering how to store your car and you are an owner of a cherished vehicle which spends periods of time in storage, it makes perfect sense to keep the…

Rev limiter and shift lights

Racing Rev Limiter and Shift Light Guide

Most engines used in motorsport rev much more freely and respond much faster than the average road car. In the heat of competition with so much to concentrate on it can be…

Driver cooling and hydration

Driver Cooling and Hydration Guide

Driving a competition car requires intense concentration, involves lots of mental and skilled tasks, many that are second nature. Driving many cars also requires a lot of physical work. Therefore, the ability…

Custom Racewear

Custom Racewear Guide

Custom Racewear with your own design to match your competition car or kart used to be reserved for large budget teams or manufacturers. However, the advances in embroidery and printing programmes now…

Racewear care

Racewear Maintenance and Care Guide

We all know the driver that looks like they cleaned their engine using their race suit or has the amazing ability to go from clean to dirty in seconds! Seriously though fireproof…

British Kart Championship Season Preparation

British Kart Championship Season Preparation

The British Karting Championship is currently underway which Demon Tweeks is an official partner for 2022. Entering its fourth season of involvement in the UK’s premier karting series, read more about the…

Sim Handbrake

Sim Racing 101 Series | Episode #4: Shifter & Handbrake

Welcome back to Demon Tweeks sim racing series with McLaren Factory GT3 racing driver Joe Osborne and in-house sim expert Gaz! If you missed them, check out the episodes so far which…

750 Motor Club

Demon Tweeks Continues support of 750 Motor Club

Demon Tweeks is pleased to continue the longstanding partnership with 750 Motor Club – widely known as the UK’s home for affordable racing. For 2022 Demon Tweeks takes on the title sponsorship…

Helmet Size Guide

Helmet Fitting Guide 

If you are purchasing a helmet for the first time or had helmets in the past that never quite felt right, we have compiled this helmet fitting guide to help you get…

Sim Racing 101 Series | Episode #1: Pedals

Welcome to our new sim racing series with in-house sim expert Gaz and McLaren Factory GT3 driver Joe Osborne! Over the next few episodes we’ll be discussing everything from sim racing pedals,…

Motorsport tyre

How to Choose Racing / Rally / Track Day Tyres

Tyres. They are black, round, and made of rubber. Get the right size and make sure they look good – simple right? Not so!  There’s a lot of thought needed to choose…

Competition Seat Standards Guide 

The choice of competition seats can be rather bewildering with the various FIA Standards, FIA 8862-2009, FIA 8855-2021, and FIA 8855-1999. We have put together this guide to make the choice a…

Track Day Top 10 Essentials

An upcoming track day builds the excitement and adrenaline levels that it can be easy to forget to take some important equipment on the day. This top ten list hopefully will make…

Competition Fire Safety 2022 Regulations 

Fire extinguishers are generally looked at a bit like car insurance, you know you must pay for it but only as it is compulsory. Often not much thought is given to them…

Osian Pryce – British Rally Championship Star

Demon Tweeks are proud sponsors of Osian Pryce, the exciting Welsh rally driver from Machynlleth who has quickly confirmed himself as one of the main stars in the British Rally Championship. The…

Our Story – Driven by Passion

Since 1971 our aim has been to give you, the Demon Tweeks customer, the most complete and innovative motorsport product range available worldwide. So, no matter what your level or discipline, we…

Demon Tweeks – 50 Years in Pictures

To celebrate our 50th Anniversary this year we have accumulated some of our best action shots from the past 50 years in one place, it’s astonishing to see how far Demon Tweeks…

Staff’s Top Car & Bike Picks From the Past 50 Years

Do you have a favourite from the past 50 years? Our team of motorsport enthusiasts certainly do, with not one of them agreeing on their number one, this was a pretty interesting…

How to build a track car the ultimate guide

How To Build A Track Car – The Ultimate Guide

Are you thinking about building a track car? There are a few things to think about! This guide on how to build a track car gives a comprehensive overview of everything you…

Sim racing setup

How to build a Sim Rig

If you are looking here it looks like you have been bitten by the sim racing bug, it’s been almost as contagious at covid19 it seems with thousands upon thousands of you…

NEW OMP KS-1 Pro Rib Protector

The first FIA Standard Karting Rib Protector “Motorsport is dangerous!”: is one of the most powerful statements used in racing, maybe the most important one. It easily explains how risk is always…

Motorsport Gift Guide

Demon Tweeks Motorsport 2020 Christmas Gift Guide!

Thinking of what to get your loved ones? But don’t know where to start? – check out our top 15 picks, guaranteed to get a smile on the big day! 1. Sparco…

How to get the upper hand when racing – 5 hacks

In motorsport, everybody is always looking for a way to find a competitive edge over their rivals. However, with many race series being closely regulated, the chances of getting away with that…