Maximum Horsepower: How To Get The Most Out Of Your Car’s Engine

Image From Pexels There are a lot of things to love about cars. From their design to their history to everything they represent within your own life, cars are amazing, fascinating objects, and it’s hardly a surprise that so many people are completely obsessed with them. Of course, there’s one […]

Dropping a Hemi in Your Car

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Dropping more powerful engines into cars is a pastime that has been going on since the early days of automobiles. In the 1940s, it was becoming so popular that a name got attached to it: engine swapping. It became the route to go if you wanted a more powerful car, […]

Understanding the Different Types of Turbochargers

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 […]

New Engine Technologies

With all the talk about hybrid and electric cars, you would think that the reign of the gasoline engine is coming to a close.  While it’s true that the hybrids and electric cars have exciting futures ahead of them, the vast majority of cars sold in the US are still […]

Four Things You Can Do To Help Your Engine

Your average car owner doesn’t spend time thinking about the engine in their car. They just hop into it, turn the key and hit the road. There’s nothing to be concerned about, unless you start to hear odd sounds coming from under the hood. Then it’s time to time to […]

More Power for Little Money

There is a simple modification that you can perform on your car that will yield you considerably more horsepower. This modification involves removing your existing air filter and installing a device called a Cold Air Intake. How much more horsepower, you ask? The actual amount will vary from car to […]

Can Turbocharged Engines Ever be Eco-Friendly?

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

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!

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

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 […]

VW 1.4 TSI is the Engine of the Year 2009

Engine of the Year 2009

After four years of domination, BMW International Engine of the Year had lost the prize. The winner? Volkswagen, with its 1.4 TSI. Moreover, the engine of the surcharge in Wolfsburg and has won in the category Green Engine of the Year. Competition jury was composed of 65 journalists from 32 […]