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Flashback: The Lil' Red Express TruckSometimes car manufacturers make special model vehicles to make particular statements. Take the Dodge Viper sports car, for example. This V-10 powered beast was sp
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New 5.5-liter AMG V8 engine with AMG Cylinder Management and ECO stop/start.
How Fuel Injection Systems WorkIn the old days, car engines used carburetors to vaporize the fuel going into an engine.  This method worked out fine for half a century but during the 1950s automobile
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The Vintage Cars of Cuba – you don’t want oneThe roads in Cuba are just packed with classic American cars.  Take a look at photos of the streets of Havana and you will see classic America cars ev
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Belly Tank RacersHave you ever seen those old pictures of curious, low-slung hotrods with aluminum, torpedo-shaped bodies?  These are called “Belly Tank Racers” and they were built to break speed
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Doing NitrousIf you like fast cars you undoubtedly have heard about Nitrous Oxide. Nitrous systems are a way to dramatically boost the horsepower of engines.  They are not for standard street cars, h
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Electric Turbocharging Once an exotic technology, turbocharging has become mainstream. Back a few decades ago, turbochargers were expensive and only installed on sports cars and race cars. The reason
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Prowling with PlymouthChrysler’s Plymouth Division has been known for making some really unique cars once in a while. After all, this is the division brought us the outrageous Superbird back in the
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HEMI HistoryIt’s a word most the car people throw around a lot. Even on TV there are commercials that loudly tout “It’s a Hemi!” But what is a hemi, is it a real feature or just a marketing te
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It’s a bird, no it’s a Superbird!It was an interesting time back in the mid-1970s. First, the US got a big wakeup call when the Arab oil embargo occurred in 1974. Then, when it was finally over, g
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How Hood Scoops WorkHood scoops are those bumps you see on the bodies of performance cars with openings that let air in. They are frequently on the hoods of cars, especially on the muscle cars of the
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