Mercedes-AMG engine production

Mercedes-AMG To Start New Engine Production Line To Meet Demand

Strong demand for its high-performance cars has forced Mercedes-AMG to open up a new production line for engines. Currently, the official Mercedes-Benz tuner produces all of its V-8 and V-12 engines at its main facility in Affalterbach, Germany, but from February 2016 all V-12s will be built at a... read more

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Teaser for new Mazda sports car concept debuting at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show

Mazda Confirms Development Of New Rotary, Will Preview It In Tokyo Concept

Mazda has been hinting at a new rotary for pretty much the last decade yet it seems that we’re still no closer to seeing the unique, Wankel-designed engine fitted to... read more October 27, 2015 by 

2016 Volvo V60

Volvo Adding Drive-E Four-Cylinder Engines To More S60 And V60 Models

Volvo is overhauling its engine lineup for the S60 and V60 model lines overseas and the changes hint at what’s in store for the cars here in the United States... read more October 23, 2015 by 

2017 Bentley Bentayga

Bentley Bentayga Diesel To Feature Electric-Aided Turbocharger

Bentley’s new Bentayga debuted with a W-12 gasoline engine, but the British automaker has confirmed that the SUV will eventually offer diesel and plug-in hybrid... read more October 20, 2015 by 

2016 Ferrari F12 tdf

Close Look At The Ferrari F12 tdf’s 770-Horsepower V-12: Video

Just when you think one of its cars is already at the limit of performance, Ferrari somehow manages to push the envelope even closer to the edge, always through the use of... read more October 15, 2015 by 

2016 Cadillac ATS Sedan

2016 Cadillac ATS And CTS Get Engine, Transmission Upgrades

The Cadillac ATS and CTS both see high-performance V-series models added for 2016 (ATS-V and CTS-V), but buyers of the regular models also have some upgrades to look forward... read more October 12, 2015 by 

Ford 5.0-liter V-8 engine

Ford Mustang V-8 Tuned By Cosworth To Power New TVR Sports Cars

It’s been confirmed that a version of the Ford Motor Company’s [NYSE:F] 5.0-liter ‘Coyote’ V-8 found in the Mustang GT will be used by British sports... read more October 7, 2015 by 

Mercedes-AMG M178 twin-turbo V-8 engine

Mercedes-AMG Details Development Of Its Twin-Turbo 4.0-Liter V-8: Video

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past year, you’d know that Mercedes-AMG has introduced a new twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8 engine that replaces... read more September 29, 2015 by 

Mercedes-AMG turbocharged four-cylinder engine

Mercedes-AMG’s Next Four-Cylinder To Be Developed By F1 Team

Mercedes-AMG has just upgraded the turbocharged four-cylinder engine found in its compact cars to deliver 375 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque, but for further... read more September 29, 2015 by 

Bugatti Vision Gran Turismo concept  -  2015 Frankfurt Motor Show live photos

Hear The Bugatti Vision GT Concept’s Engine Start Up And Rev: Video

If you’ve ever seen a Bugatti Veyron in real life and were lucky enough to actually see and hear it driving, you may have been impressed, but you were almost certainly... read more September 22, 2015 by 

2015 GMC Yukon Denali

New Cylinder Deactivation System Allows V-8s To Run On Two Cylinders

Cylinder deactivation helps automakers squeeze better fuel economy out of larger engines by cutting off some cylinders under light loads. Systems in production now typically... read more September 17, 2015 by 

2017 Porsche 911 Carrera

Hear The 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera’s New Twin-Turbo 3.0-Liter Six: Video

Next spring, Porsche will be selling a turbocharged Carrera for the first time in the 911’s 50-year history. It’s a bold move, perhaps one even more controversial... read more September 10, 2015 by 

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Pentastar V-6 engine

FCA’s Pentastar V-6 Upgraded For Improved Efficiency And Torque

It was in 2010 that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE:FCAU] first introduced its Pentastar-branded V-6 engines, and now the range is coming in for its first major update. The... read more September 1, 2015 by 

How a Turbocharger Works

The Inner Workings Of The Turbocharger Explained: Video

In our continuing efforts to educate you on how things work, we find ourselves staring down a new automotive subject. It's time to understand what's going on under the hood... read more August 25, 2015 by 

2015 Lexus RC 350

2016 Lexus RC 200t Coming To U.S. With 2.0-Liter Turbo Four

Many automakers reserve the smaller displacement versions of their cars for the overseas markets. But we've learned that Lexus plans to offer a turbocharged 2.0-liter... read more August 6, 2015 by 

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata  -  First Drive, July 2015

Power Move: Mazda Hasn't Ruled Out A Turbocharged MX-5

Here's some exciting news: A turbocharged version of the latest MX-5 Miata is on the table. Details come from Australia's Motoring, which reported that during the new... read more August 5, 2015 by 


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