Most of us know the basics of our favourite automotive, but once an expert brings out the jargon dictionary and starts rifling through it for explanations, the THIS WAY TO EXPLANATION sign gets lost in a bunch of mumbo jumbo none of us understand. Lapping can refer to many things, a couple of dirty and unrelated to your reliable sedan, and the others are relevant by degrees; lapping, as in hot laps, or lapping, represented by the automotive differential. An automotive what-what? It’s this obscure practice that we’ll be tackling, driving into the details full throttle. Ready to go? Expand your vehicle vocabulary. Continue reading
The Sports Car. An automotive stamp of prestige and authority, stealing the wistful gaze of pedestrians and commuters as one slips into the side lane. Before notching up Mustangs, Supra’s and WRX’s, let’s nail down the definition of a sports car. The SC pedigree demands two door, two seat configurations, plenty of horsepower and cutting edge features, curves and designs. Sit back and let your engines rumble, as we count down our top five sports brands on the racing and domestic streets today. Continue reading
It doesn’t matter if you don’t care about cars at all. It doesn’t matter if you don’t follow the automobile industry and its latest trends. Nothing really matters because if you weren’t living under a rock, there is no possible explanation for not knowing about the existence of Audi. It is one of the most regarded and respected automobile and motorcycle manufacturers and it is a well-known brand, as are the other members of the German Big 3 group. Just a few weeks ago, the new 2015 Audi A3 was introduced and everyone is speculating about its new features. What kinds of improvements has this popular car manufacturer made to its popular small family car and how much is it going to cost? If you want to find the answer to those and other similar questions, be sure to read the whole article. We are going to provide you with the newest and most interesting rumors available.
So word is spreading about the leaked photos of an independent rear-suspension being placed on a prototype Mustang vehicle, which is good. For me it comes as no surprise for Ford to be pulling out all the stops as it competes for mid-range muscle dominance. Due to the Camaro and Challenger being up for redesigns Continue reading
Audi Auto Group has been gearing up to make an ever larger presence in the United States and with our neighbors. Although still a Volkswagen in drag, the Audi lineup is certainly taking it’s time to doll itself up for foreign markets and he/she is starting to look more like the opposite sex and surprise more buyers.
Auto manufacturers are focusing on fuel efficiency for the masses as oil issues are constantly keeping buyers nervous. Several issues that are arising with vehicles of today and tomorrow is the fact that there are constant standards arising that is adding costs to each vehicle as well as labor disputes, pensions, etc. Auto manufacturers have to work their engineers and bean counters harder than ever as more competition has risen from South Korea as well as the continual improvement of older and more established auto manufacturers. Continue reading
Do you fear change? Well start worrying because the Mustang is due for some genetic metamorphoses. The current Mustang is designed to be a breed apart (tons of animal puns so just get use to it) from its predecessors. The reason it’s so huffed up is that Ford redesigned the cars ancient chassis. Although the bones were sturdy and structurally sound, the weight of this show pony was similar to a Clydesdale. As a result, the breeders kept altering the heart of the beast and giving it bigger and better engines in order to turn it into a sexy steed. Although some Continue reading
As the demand for vehicles and efficiency grows for 2015 new cars it is apparent that we will be witness to some drastic changes in the automotive industry. The industry is making changes that show promise for efficiency as well as profitability for car makers. If we look at the Volkswagen Group and their future plans for business structure it looks as though they will be basing their vehicles efficiency Continue reading
One’s vehicle says a lot about that person as many of us purchase new cars with our lifestyle in mind. For many of us we want to simply have a reliable car that is economical and yet is versatile enough for our everyday life. On the other side of the spectrum we have total gear heads that want the ultimate in speed, looks and/or versatility. The new cars for 2015 will be reaching past the simple small car, big car class of vehicles to the more specific needs of cars company’s customer bases. Continue reading