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Articles

Watch how Bugatti abuses its cars to ensure they handle big power and tough tracks

Watch how Bugatti abuses its cars to ensure they handle big power and tough tracks

It’s common knowledge Bugatti goes above and beyond to produce its extraordinary hypercars, but new video proves the boutique automaker certainly does its due diligence when engineering a vehicle for the most extreme performance conditions. Video snippets posted to Twitter from James Mill of...

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AMS Performance Nissan GT-R 6-second run

Meet the world’s first 6.0-second Nissan GT-R

AMS Performance hasn’t been sitting idle after clocking a world-record setting 7.14-second quarter-mile time with its monstrous Nissan GT-R build. Following that record... read more March 21, 2017


 
Engineering Explained: How hot do brakes get?

Thermal camera shows how hot brake rotors get during use

It’s common knowledge brakes heat up during use, but how hot can they get? Simply put, pretty darn hot. Jason Fenske from Engineering Explained is back with another... read more March 21, 2017


 
2017 Tesla Model S

Tesla slashes most affordable Model S variant from lineup

So long, Tesla Model S 60, we hardly knew ye. The Silicon Valley automaker has announced its most-affordable Model S variant will be discontinued after less than a year on... read more March 20, 2017


 
Magna International carbon fiber subframe for Ford

Ford and Magna team up on prototype carbon fiber subframe

Carbon fiber is becoming more commonplace than ever, and in the name of weight savings, the material may be making its way into more and more components in more and more... read more March 20, 2017


 
Christian von Koenigsegg

Koenigsegg founder can track every customer vehicle from his phone

Christian von Koenigsegg had big dreams when he first began conjuring thoughts of building exclusive sports cars back in 1994. Those dreams not only included incredible... read more March 20, 2017


 
Porsche 956

Porsche counts down top 5 motorsports milestones

Somehow, Porsche managed to squeeze five historical moments from its motorsports history into a video just 3 minutes 31 seconds long. We’re not complaining, though, as... read more March 20, 2017


 

 
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