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Why don't pushrod engines have high redlines?

Why don't pushrod engines have high redlines?

Pushrod engines may not be high-tech by today's standards, but they soldier on and have benefits of their own. One downfall, however, is their ability to rev. Pushrod engines tend to have rather low redlines. You won't find a GM small-block V-8 revving to 9,000 rpm, but there's a reason for it all... read more

May 15, 2018 by
 
Engineering Explained talks about octane and cetane ratings

What is an octane rating and what does it mean?

You pull up to the pump and you are presented with a few choices, and we're not talking about different fuel types here. We're talking, of course, about octane ratings. Those... read more May 12, 2018 by


 
These are Dr. Wolfgang Porsche's top five favorite Porsches

Wolfgang Porsche shares his top 5 favorite Porsches

Dr. Wolfgang Porsche is the grandson of Porsche found Ferdinand Porsche. His older brother Butzi designed the 911. Wolfgang is a competent metalworker in his own right, but... read more May 12, 2018 by


 
Why the Ford flathead V-8 engine died

Why Ford's flathead V-8 engine died

Ford's famed flathead V-8 was revolutionary when the automaker put the engine into production in 1932. It brought the V-8 to the mass market and ready power to hot rodders... read more May 11, 2018 by


 
2019 Aston Martin DB11 AMR

2019 Aston Martin DB11 gets the AMR treatment

The DB11 is very much the grand tourer of Aston Martin's lineup, meaning it's big and comfy though not necessarily the best choice when heading for a track. For that there's... read more May 11, 2018 by


 
The Boring Company tunnel

Boring Company tunnel under LA nearly done, free rides to public in few months

Elon Musk revealed Thursday that the first tunnel from his newest transport venture The Boring Company is almost ready and that the public will be able to test it out for... read more May 11, 2018 by


 
2019 Porsche 911 GT3 R race car

2019 Porsche 911 GT3 R race car revealed

Porsche has introduced a major update for the GT3 R racing version of its 911 sports car designed for the 2019 motorsport season. The 911 GT3 R represents the middle tier of... read more May 11, 2018 by


 
Tesla potentially teases Model Y

Tesla just teased a cloaked car, is it the Model Y?

Tesla has released a hype video to show off the big things it has in store this year and in the near future. While the video's pleasant enough to watch, observers will note a... read more May 10, 2018 by


 
Lava flow from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano consumes a Ford Mustang

Owner of Ford Mustang that melted in Hawaii speaks out

Remeber video showing lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano engulfing and melting a Ford Mustang? The video quickly spread across the internet, and the owner has spoken out... read more May 10, 2018 by


 
Hennessey Demon runs the quarter mile in 9.38 seconds

Hennessey Demon runs the quarter mile in 9.14 seconds

Hennessey Performance Engineering once looked to exorcise the Demon with the Exorcist based on the Camaro ZL1, but now the Texan tuner is fully embracing the dark side. The... read more May 10, 2018 by


 
2019 Rolls-Royce Cullinan

2019 Rolls-Royce Cullinan ultra-luxury SUV revealed

It may be named after the largest gem-quality rough diamond ever found, but Rolls-Royce's new Cullinan ultra-luxury SUV is certainly no diamond in the rough. It's polished... read more May 10, 2018 by


 
2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS spy shots and video

Prototypes for Mercedes-Benz’s next-generation GLS have been spotted again. They hint at a more fluid yet still imposing design for the automaker’s biggest SUV... read more May 10, 2018 by


 
2020 Bentley Flying Spur spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2020 Bentley Flying Spur spy shots and video

Bentley is redesigning its Continental range, starting with the GT coupe which we saw in redesigned form at last September's 2017 Frankfurt auto show. Next in line will be a... read more May 9, 2018 by


 
1963 Ford F100 featured on Jay Leno's Garage

Classic Car Studio shares its 1953 Ford F100 with Jay Leno

The restomod world is filled with plenty of hopped-up cars with over-the-top styling apparently the main design concern. Today, we're looking at something different...and... read more May 8, 2018 by


 
Lava flow from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano consumes a Ford Mustang

Watch lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano melt a Mustang

Lava and hot gasses have spewed out of the Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island since Thursday, causing the evacuation of thousands of residents in the surrounding area... read more May 8, 2018 by


 
Teaser for Rolls-Royce Cullinan debuting on May 10, 2018

Rolls-Royce Cullinan SUV teased ahead of May 10 reveal

Rolls-Royce is set to enter the SUV game this year with a new model called the Cullinan, the name borrowed from the largest diamond in the British Crown Jewels. It was in... read more May 8, 2018 by


 
 

 
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