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Alleged supercharged V-8 from the C7 Corvette Z06/ZR1 - Image via Corvette Online

Supercharged C7 Corvette Z06/ZR1 Engine Spied?

The new Chevrolet Corvette is a pretty amazing machine. It offers a whole lot of performance for relatively short money. Still, the Corvette King of the past generation was, for many, the Z06 version. The Z06 is the Kentucky-bred badass that offers the best mix of furious power and potent... read more

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Volkswagen Design Vision GTI racing concept

Volkswagen Working On 500-HP, Twin-Turbo VR6 Engine: Report

There are many things to love about the Volkswagen Golf R32. It's an all-wheel drive hatchback with premium feel and a potent, mellifluous VR6 engine. But soon, the VR6 may... read more September 25, 2013 by 


 
The Ford Racing Z460 crate engine on the dyno

Ford Racing's Largest Small Block Ever Hits The Dyno: Video

Upgrading your street ride with a bigger, more powerful engine, is something every enthusiast has either done or dreamed of. For Ford fans, the new Ford Racing Z460 might... read more September 25, 2013 by 


 
2014 Volkswagen Passat Sport

Volkswagen Phasing Out Naturally Aspirated Engines

Volkswagen is expected to phase out its naturally aspirated engines within the next three to four years and replace them with a full range of turbocharged, supercharged and... read more September 19, 2013 by 


 
2014 Volvo S60 T6, with 2015 Drive-E powertrain  -  First Drive, September 2013

2015 Volvo S60: Preview Drive

Zooming upward on a ribbon of road, along a cliff wall, between tight hairpin curves and breathtaking views in the mountains of Southern France, I goose the accelerator from... read more September 17, 2013 by 


 
Ferrari engine

Ferrari Plotting Return To Turbocharged Power: Report

Talk of Ferrari once again using a turbocharged engine dates back all the way to 2008 but even though we’re yet to see the automaker head in that direction, the rumors... read more September 15, 2013 by 


 
2015 Volvo V60 Live Photos

2015 V60 Is First Volvo To Offer New Drive-E Engine

The 2015 Volvo V60 wagon that goes on sale in January will offer one of the automaker’s new Drive-E four-cylinder engines. Drive-E is the name for Volvo’s next... read more September 13, 2013 by 


 
2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray first drive

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Dyno Numbers Are In

The LT1 V-8 found in the latest 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is the most advanced engine ever put under the hood of a 'Vette--but how do its power and torque numbers... read more August 23, 2013 by 


 
2014 Jaguar XFR-S  -  First Drive  -  August 2013

Jaguar Hints At Future Without V-8s

If you like the cultured growl of a Jaguar XK or the fierce snarl of the new XFR-S, you'd best enjoy it while you can. Jaguar has said that the pressure of meeting future... read more August 19, 2013 by 


 
Volvo Drive-E four-cylinder engine

Volvo Reveals Next-Generation ‘Drive-E’ Engine Tech

Volvo first announced in September 2011 it would fit its entire lineup with engines consisting of no more than four cylinders. From the smallest hatch to its seven-seat XC90... read more August 16, 2013 by 


 
Honda Performance Development HR22T LMP1 engine

Honda Developing Turbo V-6 For Le Mans’ Premier LMP1 Category

Honda, more specifically Honda’s U.S.-based Honda Performance Development unit, is working on a new engine it hopes to sell to private teams competing in the World... read more August 9, 2013 by 


 
Mercedes AMG’s turbocharged V-6 for the 2014 Formula One season

Listen To Mercedes AMG’s V-6 Turbo For The 2014 F1 Season: Video

Mercedes AMG was one of the first of the Formula One engine suppliers to reveal its new turbocharged 1.6-liter V-6 developed for the 2014 season, and now it’s the first... read more August 2, 2013 by 


 
2014 Cadillac CTS Live Photos

Cadillac Explains Twin-Turbo V-6 Lag Reduction: Video

The announcement of the coming 420-horsepower, twin-turbocharged, 3.6-liter V-6 from Cadillac met a warm welcome in the hearts of many an enthusiast, perhaps especially as... read more July 26, 2013 by 


 
Marussia's 2013 F1 car

Marussia To Use Ferrari Engines In 2014 F1 Season

Formula One backmarker Marussia will hopefully see its performance improve next season when the team starts using engines supplied by Ferrari. Marussia, which is tied for... read more July 17, 2013 by 


 
Cosworth Formula One engine

F1-Derived Cosworth Four-Cylinder Engine To Power Road Car: Report

Legendary engine tuner and manufacturer Cosworth will no longer supply Formula One teams with engines from next season onwards, with its sole remaining buyer Marussia... read more July 2, 2013 by 


 
2014 Lexus IS 350 F Sport

Lexus’ New Turbo Four Arrives Next Year

Despite focusing on hybrid technology to achieve most of its efficiency gains, Lexus will now follow rival automakers in the luxury segment by offering downsized turbocharged... read more June 25, 2013 by 


 
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