Dyno

 
Engineering Explained's Honda S2000 on the dyno

Why dyno numbers might not be something to boast about

Taking your car to a dyno is often a great way to produce bragging rights, especially after installing various aftermarket modifications. Following the results owners often swear by the figures, but variances in the equipment itself can lead to numerous results that skew the figures themselves... read more

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Devel Sixteen Engine Dyno

Devel’s 12.3-Liter Quad-Turbo V-16 Dynoed At 4,515 Horsepower

Remember that Dubai-based hypercar? The one with the devilish name? It's called the Devel Sixteen, and it's creators have been claiming insane power figures for a number of... read more December 7, 2015 by


 
Mustang Tire Goes Boom

Extra-Long Dyno Pull Makes Mustang Tire Go Boom

What happens when you cross a 5.0-liter Mustang, a extra-long dyno run, and a 200-shot of nitrous? You get a demonstration of raw power, though not the kind the driver... read more October 20, 2015 by


 
Jeep Renegade Cold Weather Dyno

FCA Adds Four-Wheel-Drive Dyno For Extreme Weather Testing

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE:FCAU] has just invested $2.5 million into its Chrysler Technology Center. The reason for the quick cash spend? The installation of an upgraded... read more August 4, 2015 by


 
2015 Hennessey HPE600 Supercharged F-150

Hennessey's HPE600 Supercharged Ford F-150 Strapped To The Dyno: Video

On Friday, we took a look at Hennessey Performance's latest VelociRaptor SUV. With room for eight and more than 600 horsepower on tap, the Texas tuner's F-250 Lariat-based... read more June 30, 2015 by


 
1,300-horsepower Audi R8 V10 shoots flames on the dyno

Watch This 1,300-Horsepower Audi R8 Shoot Flames: Video

Audi has just launched its second-generation R8 but the old one still has plenty of life left in it, especially if you modify the heck out of it. Here’s a... read more June 11, 2015 by


 
Tesla Model S P85D breaks the dyno

Tesla Model S P85D Breaks The Dyno With Instant Torque: Video

Here you have it folks: the Tesla Model S P85D is so ferociously, inconceivably badass that it actually broke the damned dyno the instant the hammer was dropped. The... read more May 27, 2015 by


 
2015 Ford Mustang tuned by Hennessey Performance

2015 Ford Mustang Tuned By Hennessey Produces 663 HP At The Wheels: Video

Hennessey Performance recently announced some power upgrades for the 2015 Ford Mustang, with the most potent being the HPE700 package for the V-8-powered Mustang GT. The... read more January 9, 2015 by


 
Vengeance Racing 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 at delivery

2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 Dyno Shows 585 HP At The Wheels

This guy just celebrated his purchase of a new 2015 Corvette Z06 with a massive burnout, on video, and he's also already strapped it to the dyno to see what its baseline... read more December 5, 2014 by


 
Duramax Diesel Driveshaft Deletion

Done-Up Duramax Deletes Driveshaft On Dyno

When you add power to a vehicle, it's wise to beef up certain components. If you continue to add more power, you should begin figuring out exactly where you could have issues... read more September 19, 2014 by


 
2015 BMW M3

2015 BMW M3 Dyno Reveals Just How Much Horsepower It Really Makes

Some brands are known for underrating their cars’ horsepower, just as others are known for overrating their cars’ gas mileage. So where does BMW land on the... read more July 14, 2014 by


 
2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28

Chevy Camaro Z/28 Hits The Dyno With Redline Motorsports: Video

The 2014 Chevy Camaro Z/28 has wowed the world with its track-rated performance, but to date, we haven’t seen one cross the dyno to verify what the 7.0-liter LS7 under... read more May 15, 2014 by


 
1,200-horsepower Hennessey Cadillac CTS-V Wagon on the dyno

This Is What A 1,200-HP Hennessey Cadillac CTS-V Wagon Sounds Like On The Dyno

Huge horsepower is what Hennessey is known for, whether it's a Ford Raptor or the company's own Venom GT. So it's no surprise the turbocharging Texans have come up with... read more April 3, 2014 by


 
828-cubic-inch Ford V-8 dyno test

828ci Ford V-8 Turns 2,000 Naturally-Aspirated Horsepower On Dyno

If you think your engine has a lot of horsepower, you're wrong. Few automotive engines can hold a candle to this 828-cubic-inch Ford "mountain motor" which, according to... read more January 2, 2014 by


 
Tesla Model S on the dyno with Autocar

Tesla Model S Cranks Out 428 Horses At The Wheels: Video

The Tesla Model S is an undeniably quick car, especially considering its considerable weight. But just how much power does the world's only real electric car produce? A lot... read more September 17, 2013 by


 
2013 Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S On The Dyno: Video

The Tesla Model S Performance is no joke when it comes to straight-line acceleration, as we found out for ourselves last year on the canyon roads and freeways around Malibu... read more January 17, 2013 by


 
 

 
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