Autos: Enthusiasts

Diesel Tech Questions

Wednesday  14:43,   14 march 2018
Truck Trend


Slicing Air - A Look Into Aerodynamics in Drifting

Wednesday  14:42,   14 march 2018
Super Street Online

Experts, drivers, and Formula DRIFT weigh in on aerodynamics in the art of going sideways . Research Research New Used New & Used Make (e.g. Cadillac) Model (e.g. Escalade) DOWNFORCEFirst, let's define what we're talking about[...]

The Science Behind Piston Rings and Grooves Explained

Wednesday  14:42,   14 march 2018

Piston ring grooves serve a larger purpose than simply supporting the rings. They impact combustion sealing, oil control, friction, and many more engine attributes. Wiseco is a world leader in piston technology because it focuses on the minute[...]

Sebastien Bourdais wins a dramatic IndyCar Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Wednesday  14:41,   14 march 2018

A heated second-to-last-lap collision between Rossi and Wickens inherited Bourdais the victory.Sebastien Bourdais of Dale Coyne Racing made the trip to the top step of the podium at the IndyCar season-opening race in St. Petersburg, Florida. The[...]

Some Madman Hacked His Volvo 240 Door Chime to Play 'Africa' by Toto

Wednesday  14:41,   14 march 2018

The Internet's favorite song in one of the most malaise cars.Somehow the Internet unofficially elected Toto's 1982 hit "Africa" as the official song of the internet sometime back in 2017. But despite the song being over 35 years old, it's still[...]

These Antera Three-Spoke Wheels Are The Raddest Of All Time

Sunday  19:16,   11 march 2018

While most other companies were sticking with the tried and true, Antera’s goal was to create a shake up, and they sure did. With very of-the-era rounded spokes and oddball shapes, Antera soon became a household name in the business. The most famed [...]

Quirky One-Off Ferrari 328 GTS Conciso Heading To Auction

Sunday  19:13,   11 march 2018

The aluminum body reportedly knocks 30 percent off the standard 328's weight.Often the best way to get your name out there is to do something big, and in the automotive world there are few more significant ways to establish a firm's design[...]

Why Minivan Drivers Are More Tempted to Speed

Sunday  19:12,   11 march 2018
Road & Track

Ever seen a minivan blast past a Lamborghini in traffic? There's a curious reason why it happens, and it has nothing to do with horsepower."You'll never believe this," I told my wife, "but we are doing 87 miles per hour right[...]

A Short Weekend Cruise with a Superformance “Slabside” Cobra 289

Sunday  19:11,   11 march 2018

An afternoon and a morning with a classic CobraIRVINE, California — "Of course, they're also great at this," Lance Standler, CEO of Superformance half-yelled from the driver's seat. He popped the clutch on the big-block Superformance Mk. III,[...]

John Force Blows it Up and Crashes at the Arizona Nationals

Sunday  19:10,   11 march 2018

Photographer Will Lester shot the action as 16-time champion John Force tangled with Funny Car driver Jonnie Lindberg at the Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park during the NHRA Arizona Nationals on Sunday. During the second round of eliminations,[...]

Shelby launches 1000 horsepower Mustang upgrade

Sunday  19:10,   11 march 2018

Shelby has launched a new 1000 horsepower variant of the Ford Mustang GT, which will be restricted exclusively for track use to sidestep American emission compliance regulations. The Shelby 1000, which sports a juiced-up supercharged 5.2-litre V8,[...]

Specialty Vehicle Engineering Now Offers a 1,000HP Yenko Camaro

Sunday  19:08,   11 march 2018

Love the Yenko name, but think you need more power than Yenko Chevrolet could offer in the late-'60s? SVE has been offering the 800hp Yenko/SC Stage I Camaro since 2015. At the time, it was sold as a 700 hp package. Now, the team is[...]

Five-oh with a 5.0: Test drive and review of a legendary SSP Mustang that served the Florida Highway Patrol

Sunday  19:08,   11 march 2018

The fabled SSPs continue to be notorious for many reasons. For years, legend was that these SSPs were often modified from the factory with performance engines, gearboxes and specific calibrations throughout, but this was often not the case. [...]

Lights Out 9 at South Georgia Motorsports Park

Sunday  19:05,   11 march 2018

We've heard it, we've seen it, and yes, Duck X Productions has consistently shown how to produce one of the baddest small-tire shootouts in the country! If you couldn't make it, then L09 also had a great live feed to catch all the action [...]

This AMC Hurst SC/Rambler Is the Barely-Streetable Monster of Nightmares

Sunday  19:04,   11 march 2018

The 1969 Hurst SC/ Rambler was a scrappy car. It was an unexpected jaw-punch, dealt by Detroit's number four automaker. While the 1,512 units that AMC put on pavement weren't going to turn the tide of the muscle car war, they certainly left[...]