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Engineering Explained on the Nissan GT-R's all-wheel drive system

How the Nissan GT-R's all-wheel-drive system works

There are few cars more complex and sophisticated than Godzilla, also known as the Nissan GT-R. Our friend at Engineering Explained, Jason Fenske, has a knack for making the most complicated topics far easier to understand, and his latest project is dissecting just how the GT-R puts its 565... read more

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NightHawk Tire Deflation Device in action

Perps beware: Mobile tire strip looks just like a suitcase

It might look like a suitcase, but the NightHawk Tire Deflation Device seen here boasts a rapidly-deploying strip designed to stop perpetrators in their tracks. And, as video... read more June 26, 2016 by


 
2016 Subaru WRX STI Isle of Man Time Attack Car

Mark Higgins narrates his record-breaking run at the Isle of Man

Do you like watching a master at work? How'd you like to see a car rip through a quaint British countryside? A couple weeks ago, we shared the news that rally driver Mark... read more June 25, 2016 by


 
Nissan GT-R Drone

Nissan's new drone can keep up with the GT-R on a racetrack

Nissan is in the car business, but it has commissioned a special drone that is capable of keeping pace with the high-performance GT-R on a racetrack. The GT-R Drone, as... read more June 24, 2016 by


 
2018 Mercedes-AMG GT R

2018 Mercedes-AMG GT R roars into Goodwood Festival of Speed

Mercedes-AMG’s new GT R sports car was hardly a secret, but regardless it’s finally here and there are plenty of details to divulge. The GT R is a track-focused... read more June 24, 2016 by


 
Civic Dream Track

Honda Civic Coupe attacks crowd-sourced stunt track

What happens when you open up ideas for a new stunt track to the world? Well, you get a bunch of goofy suggestions. Honda did just that to promote its Civic Coupe and... read more June 23, 2016 by


 
2018 Lexus LC 500

We finally get to hear the Lexus LC 500

We are still patiently waiting for Lexus' new LC sports coupe to hit the market, but now we get to see it in action. The automaker's German arm recently released a video... read more June 23, 2016 by


 
Electric racer Grimsel sprints to 62 mph in just 1.513 seconds

New electric car 0-100 kph record set: 1.513 seconds

In just 100 feet, an experimental electric vehicle engineered by students in Switzerland has accelerated to more than 60 mph. The little electric vehicle, which looks like an... read more June 23, 2016 by


 
Bugatti Chiron at the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans

Bugatti CEO drives new Chiron faster than a race car at Le Mans

The fastest car at last weekend's 24 Hours of Le Mans wasn't decked out with sponsor graphics and racing tires. It was, instead, a street-legal Bugatti that you, too, can... read more June 23, 2016 by


 
Engineering Explained changes a car's coolant

How to change a car's coolant

Yes, there's a lot more to car maintenance than simply changing the oil. One of the most overlooked aspects is an engine's cooling system, which is as crucial to car owners... read more June 22, 2016 by


 
2017 McLaren 570S Sprint

McLaren adds track-focused 570S Sprint to Sports Series range

It’s only been a year since McLaren revealed the first of its Sports Series models, the 570S, but already the automaker’s entry-level range is close to matching... read more June 22, 2016 by


 
Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato concept, 2016 Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este

Aston Martin to build 99 Vanquish Zagato coupes

The gorgeous Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato concept unveiled during May’s 2016 Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este will see production, the British automaker has confirmed... read more June 22, 2016 by


 
Callaway SC757 Corvette Z06 breaks past the 200 mph mark

Watch a Callaway Corvette Z06 break the 200 mph mark

Callaway and the Corvette go together like punch and pie. The tuning, engine, and parts developer from Connecticut has been cranking out go-fast bits since it incorporated... read more June 21, 2016 by


 
Gidi Chamdi in modified Lamborghini Gallardo hits 240.64 mph in standing half mile

Lamborghini hits 240.64 mph in half mile to set new world record

If you ever wanted to know what 2,300 horsepower packed into a modern car can do, then take a gander at this video filmed at the Pikes Peak Airstrip Attack in Colorado... read more June 21, 2016 by


 
In-Car view as Graham Rahal drives an Indy Car around Road America

Ride along with Graham Rahal in an Indy Car at Road America

A Honda engine hasn't given you a thrill like this in some time. That's because this particular one is powering an Indy Car driven by Graham Rahal. He's piloting the machine... read more June 20, 2016 by


 
Engineering Explained examines air suspension spring rates

What factors change air suspension spring rates?

Just a week ago, we invited you to come along and learn about air suspension systems. Our friend Jason Fenske at Engineering Explained created a video discussing what air... read more June 20, 2016 by


 
 

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