Phenolic intake gaskets are a simple, often-overlooked way to increase engine performance and horsepower.
Many people would like a 4x4 vehicle, whether it is out of necessity or strictly for fun. Here of a list of 4x4 vehicles that can be found fairly cheap on the used car market in the U.S.
Automatic transmissions are often misunderstood. Here we look at some of the more common beliefs, and go into detail about why they are—or are not—true.
The Volvo, is a car many people enthusiastically rave about, but in my experience this is the one car you want to avoid either driving, or coming into contact with on the roads. I have good reasons for this that I intend to prove in this Hub, and I am confident that many will agree with me based on their own experiences.
How an anti-lag system (ALS) works on turbocharged vehicles. This technology is used on many race cars, especially in the World Rally Championship.
There's a serious debate as to whether the Prius is good or bad for the environment. How can this be; shouldn't it be obvious one way or the other? Read to see the complex issues on both sides.
Start your engines: Here is a rundown of 4 of the most iconic American muscle cars from the glory days of the American Automobile Industry
The majority of new cars available in today's market are FWD (front-wheel drive). That's because a FWD car's drivetrain, being more compact, saves weight and therefore improves fuel economy. Additionally, the lack of need for a transmission tunnel...
As a family car a Ferrari could never compete with a safe 4WD, but as a gift for a man who has spent decades working hard and driving kids around, what could be better than a beautiful red Ferrari?
There is much more to Nascar than just racing around in a circle for a few hours. Explore the history, strategy, and basics of this famous motorsport.
Jimmie Johnson has won six championships. He started out the 2013 racing season with another win at Daytona. But some contend that there is more behind his wins than raw talent. Is he cheating?
If you've seen Fast and the Furious, then you know all the cars have these buttons in them that make the cars go fast! That's nitrous and it's one of the most exciting things you can do to a car!
A guide to applying Plasti Dip to car emblems and grilles to temporarily change the look of your car and protect surfaces.
Although new trucks and SUV's can be pretty cool, I don't think any of them have as much character or are as wasy to fix yourself as these 10.
Whether you’re a guy looking to name his car or even a girl looking for badass car names, here’ are 101 cool name ideas for your ride!
The term "chassis" is used to designate the complete car minus the body. The chassis therefore consists of the engine, power-transmission system, and suspension system all suitably attached to, or suspended from, a structurally independent frame....
A local legend. A '57 classic car buried for 50 years in Tulsa, Oklahoma, a time capsule beneath the courthouse lawn. Now with the fanfare over and the rusted, rotted car unearthed, nobody wants it.
An introduction to the world of small automobiles. Besides providing great gas mileage or easy parking, these cars can be fun to drive.
This article shows the 10 best cars ever built, based on a set of technical specifications of cars throughout the last 7 decades. These cars were not always appreciated by the general public.
If you're in the market to buy a trunk bike rack there are plenty of great, well made, long lasting options out there. I will highlight the 10 best bike racks for car trunks.
Looking for something a bit more unique? If you have already been bitten by the kit car bug, or you're thinking of taking the plunge, take a look at these, the best kits cars in the world.
Introduction Many car audio fanatics will use a power capacitor as an alleged secondary, passive storage device to supply current to their amplifiers. The capacitor is advertised to act as a supplemental power supply between your car’s electrical...
We continue our tuning education by having a look at one of the most fundamental parameters in the entire PCM, the VE table. We'll explore what VE is, why it's important and how to tune it!
How to tint windows yourself. How to tint windows on a car by yourself. do it yourself window tint. how to tint your car windows. Solar window tint car. legal window tint.
"There will be a Model 3 and a Model Y. One of the two will," Musk tweeted. The tweet was promptly deleted, but not before Tech Insider captured a screen shot of the mention.
An inverter can be an inexpensive way to get some electrical power in an emergency. Here is how to install an inverter in a Toyota Prius for use as a generator in a blackout or power outage.
What you need to know to make your rid as fast, as pwerful, and as awesome as possible. You will want to know the terms and concepts here because they'll come up again and again.
Just discovered that your Prius's trunk lid doesn't open because the battery is dead? Here's a photographic step-by-step guide because your Prius owner manual sucks.
This article walks you through how to pair a phone and also load your phone's contacts to a Ford vehicle's Sync with MyFord Touch operating system.
You may not have $100,000 to drop on a car, but a great luxury car can still be yours for under $40K. Just watch the options, they add up very quickly.
This is my list of the best and current 5 budget super-cars (which are typically compact and mid-engined). The list here includes the Ferrari 458, Lamborghini Gallardo, Audi R8, Lexus LFA and McLaren
Most Japanese drive Japanese cars. Why? The Japanese are proud of their automobile industry and it's quite expensive to drive and maintain foreign cars.
Car dipping and rim dipping has taken the car world by storm. Here is the story behind that product that made it all possible.
A recently established California car manufacturer is spearheading the transport revolution from petrol engines to all-electric cars.
Know about all different types of cars. Learn to differentiate between popular car types like Sedan, Convertible, cabriolet, CUV (crossover), SUV, Coupe, Hatchback, Landaulet,Limousine, Roadster, Sedan, Station Wagon...
What do the letters and numbers in a tire's size mean? What unit(s) of measure are they referring to?
A list of some of the most commonly used terms and phrases in America's most popular motorsport, NASCAR.
Learn how to code your BMW in order to enable Video in Motion and let your passenger enjoy watching DVDs while you drive.
The Mopar 273 was Chrysler's first LA small block V8. It was introduced in 1964 with a 2-barrel carburetor and made 180 HP.
If you're looking for the least expensive kit cars, here is a list of five cheap kit cars based on estimated final build cost, with photos and a summary of each.
American auto manufacturers were on a roll in the 1960's. Designing was very competitive, and through hot-rodding, engines and horse power increased dramatically. The American Muscle Car was born.
Learn all about limos and limousine service: How much does it cost for limousine service? How much does a new or used limo cost to buy? Could you buy a cheap used limo and make money renting it out?
With the recent interest in alternative fuels, especially waste vegetable oil conversion, many people wonder which vehicles are suitable to be converted to burn vegetable oil.
It's time for the fun stuff. Let's have a look at the awesome mods and power-adders that'll make your car a terror on wheels. Add some horsepower and have fun doing it!
Ever looked at a car, and wondered which genius at the car company decided that it was a good idea to put this car in their lineup? Discover the black sheep of the modern auto industry.
The hottest 3rd Gen Camaro IROC-Z, the G92-code performance optioned 5.0 TPI 5-speed model, was stacked with performance goodies from the factory and gave the 5.0 Mustang everything it could handle!
Powershift automatic transmissions are growing in popularity, but they can be a pain to diagnose when they go wrong. Read on for some of the more common faults.
Find out what color vehicles birds find most tantalizing to birdie bomb. Yes, it turns out birds really do have a color preference. New car shoppers will want to be armed with this information before they sign on the dotted line.
The use of ethanol-based fuel in your vehicle can provide an array of benefits for your engine, your wallet, and the environment.
Auto detailing consists of thoroughly cleaning the inside and outside of your automobile. During the process of auto detailing, your car is rejuvenated to the point where it looks and feels like a brand new car, including that new car smell.
I bought the new Renault Clio 0.9 TCe LPG 3 weeks ago, and ran it for approximately 2000km, how did it do so far? Let's find out togheter in this owner's review.
The Jaguar car is world famous for its stylish designs, thrilling performance, luxurious and comfortable interiors, outstanding handling and ride, quality engineering and state-of-the-art technology.
This article is dedicated not to the hard core hypermiler, but rather to the everyday Prius driver that wants better fuel economy from their Toyota Prius.
The Nissan Cube is an oddly endearing compact hatchback whose strange shape and cartoonish looks only add to its appeal. Trust me, you will get noticed when you drive this car.
Kit cars and body kits for your cars are a slick way to enjoy the car of your dreams without breaking the bank. Check out these cool kits and cars!
Semi automatic transmissions can be a confusing prospect. Are they automatic? Why only semi? Let's take a look
If you are a young adult looking for a sporty car on a budget, this is the list for you! A rundown of the top five cheap sports cars, as well as a number of honorable mention entrants.
The Toyota Aqua is a hybrid vehicle developed for the Japanese market. It is a mini-hatchback with class-leading fuel economy. It is re-branded as Prius C in western markets.
Is ethanol bad for your engine? Let’s take a rational look at ethanol and what it can do for us as we move forward toward that future.
The Toyota Aqua and Prius and the Honda Fit, Insight and Vezel are the most popular Japanese hybrid vehicles bought from auctions. This is an independent buying guide.
The 2017 Toyota Yaris iA is an affordable new subcompact from Toyota. I test drove this new model to Oklahoma City and I was very impressed.
Welcome to the Top 10Best Car Interiors for the 15-25k class! Many of the vehicles that crushed the under 15k class are no match for this higher division.
A review of the 2014 Chevrolet Volt from an owner's point of view. Styling, comfort, operation and operating costs are all reviewed.
I have an ongoing love affair with my VW Golf Tdi. It is amazingly fun to drive and the fuel economy is wonderful added bonus.
Superchargers, turbochargers and nitrous oxide systems are all well-known mods used in cars today but have you ever thought about combining them? Maybe you should. See why this is a fantastic idea.
The Nissan Skyline is legendary, thanks to far too many appearances in video games, movies, and manga. While the car is certainly way too much fun to be legal, it's not without its problems. The RB series of engines that powered the most...
Frugal used car buying doesn't have to be "automotive time-out." Mk IV Volkswagens can be your German-built escape pod from econo-car detention.
There once was a time when I really loved owning and driving a car. I got my first car before I even turned 16. I held jobs that required me to drive hundreds of miles each week.
While cars come with a charger, most people want a permanent charger to leave at home. A tutorial on choosing the right car charger for you and installing it.
Cars and bikes have been pitted against their own kind, but how would they fare when pitted against each other? Let’s have a look at the list of fastest cars and bikes together.
Take a look back over the years and and enjoy the top 50 most memorable cars made famous by their role on the silver screen.
Building a 318 engine step-by-step with resources, recommendations, and suggestions from experience.
A list of the best 12 inch subwoofers of 2018 from Dual, Kenwood, Pyle, Pioneer, MTX, Kicker and other trusted brands.
Are you the owner of a classic car but find it's costing you too much to maintain and drive it? Let's look at some options where it can earn you money.
A roundup of ten emerging technologies set to disrupt the automotive industry the most in 2017 and beyond. From autonomous vehicles to 3D printed manufacturing to electric axles and more.