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Remote-control 1/4-scale 1934 Ford screencap.

Awesome 1/4-Scale V-8-Powered 1934 Ford R/C Car: Video

Small-scale, functioning versions of car engines are all the rage now, but what's the point of a miniature motor that can't drive anything? MUST SEE: Turbo GMC Sierra Kills Ferrari 458 Italia In Street Race: Video Fabricator Tom Nesper apparently thought exactly that. He posted this video on... read more

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Corvette small-block V-8s

Corvette Small Block V-8s: A Brief History

Even though the first Corvettes started with the Blue Flame in-line six-cylinder engine as the standard powerplant, the V-8, offered since 1955, has become the car's iconic... read more September 13, 2012 by 


 
Custom Porsche 911 with a Chevrolet LS7 V-8 engine

Porsche 911 With Chevy LS7 V-8? Yes, Please: Video

Heresy it may be, but we don't care. Not even a little bit. This (apparently Southern) gentleman with an LS7-powered 911 Carrera is our newest hero. As Hooniverse (via... read more June 27, 2012 by 


 
Infiniti QX56 V-8-powered boat project in the works

Infiniti QX56-Powered Boat Project Sails On

When we first told you about Infiniti’s plan to power a restored Chris Craft speedboat with the 400 horsepower V-8 from the Infiniti QX56, it was little more than a... read more December 28, 2011 by 


 
LS V-8 engine assembly, Wixom Performance Build Center, Michigan

Build Your Own LS Small-Block Chevy Engine: Photo Gallery

In honor of the 100-millionth small-block Chevrolet V-8, which just rolled off the lines, we thought we'd bring you a photographic visit to the plant that built it. In July... read more November 29, 2011 by 


 
2012 Audi S8

Audi Details New Twin-Turbo 4.0-Liter V-8 Engine

Nearly a year ago, we heard that Bentley and Audi were working on a new 4.0-liter V-8 engine. Today, we get to see the fruits of that partnership, as Audi has provided full... read more September 8, 2011 by 


 
2012 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Facelift Spy Shots

2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Facelift Spy Shots

Here, captured undergoing hot-weather testing in California's Death Valley, is the facelifted 2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe, which is expected to go on sale early next year... read more August 15, 2011 by 


 
Corvette-Based Endora SC-1 renderings

Germany’s Endora Releases New Renderings Of Corvette-Based SC-1

Custom supercars built around the C6 Chevrolet Corvette chassis are nothing new. In fact, it seems like one pops up nearly every month or so, the most famous being the... read more August 9, 2011 by 


 
Infiniti QX56 V-8-powered boat project in the works

Infiniti Working On QX56 V-8-Powered Boat Project

It's not really car-related, but since it uses the 5.6-liter V-8 from the Infiniti QX56, we find the company's plan to build a boat around the big engine pretty interesting... read more July 27, 2011 by 


 
Mercedes-Benz's next-generation V-6 and V-8 engines

Twin-Turbo 4.6-Liter V-8 Spreading Across 2012 Mercedes-Benz Lineup

Last year Mercedes-Benz started replacing its naturally-aspirated 5.5-liter V-8 engine in high-end models like the CL550 with a more powerful, yet more efficient... read more July 12, 2011 by 


 
2013 Lotus Esprit

Lotus Planning ‘R’ Performance Models With Turbo Power: Report

Earlier this week we brought you the first details about Lotus’ new in-house developed V-8 engine, which is set to appear in the upcoming Esprit supercar as well as... read more June 23, 2011 by 


 
2013 Lotus Esprit

First Details On New In-House Developed Lotus V-8

We’ve known for some time that Lotus was working on a new V-8 engine for its upcoming Esprit supercar, even word that the automaker was pulling funding from other... read more June 22, 2011 by 


 
2012 BMW M5 video

2012 BMW M5 Hits The Track: Video

You’re read all the specs, ogled the images and even played around with its online configurator. However, with a sales release not scheduled until this fall, the... read more June 21, 2011 by 


 
2011 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport

Want To Win A Corvette Grand Sport And A Trip To Le Mans?

If you’ve got 5w 30 coursing through your veins like we do, that question posed in the title may be along the lines of “would you like to keep breathing?”... read more June 19, 2011 by 


 
2013 Lotus Esprit Concept

Lotus Esprit Coming In 2013 With Unique 570-Horsepower V-8: Report

The 2013 Lotus Esprit is to be the first of a new-generation of luxurious sports cars from one of the most renowned performance marques in the industry. Styled under the... read more June 16, 2011 by 


 
2012 BMW M5 leaked

2012 BMW M5 Leaked

Update: The official details on the 2012 BMW M5 are out. Click here to view our latest post. Though it isn’t set to make its official world debut until this... read more June 14, 2011 by 


 
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