Understanding the Different Types of Turbochargers

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A lot of cars today are using turbocharged engine parts to provide high performance and good fuel efficiency at the same time. Unlike naturally-aspirated ones, turbocharged engines can use energy from the pressure within the exhaust parts to add more horsepower to the engine. The result is a nice boost […]

Engine Oil Flushing

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The flushing of a car’s transmission fluid is a common procedure that has been performed for decades. Most dealerships and independent oil-change shops offer it along with other maintenance procedures. It’s an especially good thing to do periodically with older cars because it flushes out the dirt and debris that […]

Can Turbocharged Engines Ever be Eco-Friendly?

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When people see the word “turbocharged”, many images come to mind. Some are fantastical. Others are destructive. Whichever way people’s imaginations take them, the image doesn’t exactly fit with an eco-friendliness. Or does it? These engines are getting more popular, so learn about them now! What is a turbocharged engine? […]

Choosing the Best Motor Oil for Your Car – Synthetic vs Conventional

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One of the biggest problems many car owners seem to encounter is really a self-made issue. Most drivers simply don’t change their oil often enough and it turns to sludge before they finally do something about it. The word out there is that synthetic oil is actually better for your […]

Learn Why An Italian Tune-Up Can Work Wonders For Your Motor!

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Growing numbers of people are buying cars and getting on the road each year. All these motorists expect their vehicles to work without any issues. And thanks to modern engine technology, that goal get achieved for the most part. It’s no secret that cars these days are more reliable than […]

2014 Van of the Year Ford Transit Connect

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Ford Transit Connect is 2014 Van of the Year with 130 points from a total of 163, beating Mercedes-Benz Printer (116 points) and Renault Kangoo. Ford obtained its 5th trophey as Van of the Year and Ford Transit or Courier could win in 2015, too. Ford Tropheys as Van of […]

Getting your BMW Ready for the Winter With an ECU Remap

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With news that Britain is due to face increasingly cold winters, it is perhaps time to start thinking about what you can do to your BMW to make it more efficient during the extreme winter conditions before they get here. Although BMW’s are indeed very trustworthy vehicles, it is often […]