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McLaren will loan you another engine for your F1 if needed

By Faiming_low on 03 Jun 2017 in Engine, Other News

Attached Image As a McLaren F1 owner, you can be assured that you and your car is well taken care of.

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Mercedes-Benz developing new four-cylinder engines

By Faiming_low on 25 May 2017 in New technology, Engine

Attached Image Mercedes-Benz is said to be developing a new range of four-cylinder engines that will complement the heavily updated 1.6- and 2.0-litre four-cylinder.

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Ferrari highly unlikely to turbocharge its V12 engines

By Faiming_low on 05 May 2017 in Engine

Attached Image Ferrari boss Sergio Marchionne is keen to keep its V12 engines despite global pressure from environmental bodies to cut emissions.

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Lamborghini's Aventador successor will still be naturally-aspirated

By Faiming_low on 28 Jan 2017 in New technology, Engine

Attached Image With its main rivals like Ferrari and McLaren going down the turbocharged route, Lamborghini wants to stand out by staying in the naturally-aspirated camp.

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China's Toyota Altis equivalent gets new 1.2-litre turbo petrol

By Faiming_low on 04 Nov 2016 in New model, Engine

Attached Image The Toyota Levin, China's version of our ever-popular Corolla Altis, gains a brand new 1.2-litre turbocharged petrol engine and some new LED daytime running lights. No, the car is not entirely similar to what we get here as it is a combined effort of GAC-Toyota (Guangqi-Toyota) meant for its home market.

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Audi R8 to receive 2.9-liter twin-turbocharged V6 engine as entry model

By Faiming_low on 18 Sep 2016 in New technology, Engine

Attached Image The Audi R8 is set to receive the 2.9-litre twin-turbocharged V6 engine seen in latest Porsche Panamera says Autocar.

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Do you need to warm up your car before driving?

By Faiming_low on 06 Aug 2016 in Engine, Videos

Attached Image We are sure most of us have been told by 'automotive experts' that one should always wait for the car to be warmed up before driving off. Is it true?

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Koenigsegg to build 1.6-litre engine with 400bhp

By Faiming_low on 20 May 2016 in New technology, Engine

Attached Image Koenigsegg is keen to apply the lessons it learned from developing its supercars to more practical forms. Like for example, building a 400bhp 1.6-litre engine. Details about the upcoming engine are as good as none but if the rumors are true, it will have four cylinders like most engines of this size.

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Next generation Honda Accord and CR-V to get turbocharged engines

By Faiming_low on 26 Feb 2016 in Engine

Attached Image At a recent press conference, Honda CEO Takahiro Hachigo announced that the next Accord and CR-V models will based on the same platform with the latest Civic and will use downsized turbo petrol engines. Both models will be part of its core global models and with this sharing of platform, the company hopes to be more efficient in the development and production of other global models.

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Caltex and MCF Giveaway


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100 MyCarForum (MCF) Premium Members drove down to the Caltex Singapore's service station at 130 Dunearn Road on the 16th of January to collect their complimentary bottle of Techron Concentrate Plus (TCP).
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Infiniti Q50 gets new 400 hp twin turbo V6

By Faiming_low on 15 Dec 2015 in New model, Engine

Attached Image For the 2016 model year, Infiniti has unveiled a new engine to top the range for the Q50 sedan. Soon to be available with a brand new 3.0-litre twin turbocharged V6 engine, the rest of the range gets a revamp for their turbo engines too.

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Devel Sixteen's engine produces well over 4,500bhp

By Faiming_low on 10 Dec 2015 in Engine, Super cars, Videos

Attached Image Back in 2013, an unknown Middle Eastern supercar maker revealed the Devel Sixteen at the Dubai Motor Show and claimed to be able deliver more than 5,000bhp. Based on the car that was shown back then with its crazy design, it didn't look too convincing. Since then, they have made some progress and is now proud to show to the world that they really do mean business.

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BBR breathes more power into new MX-5


Attached Image The Mazda MX-5 has been garnering many good reviews with its great handling and looks. However, some reckon it could do with slightly more power. For those who think so, BBR, one of the most well known MX-5 tuning specialists around, has solutions for these owners.

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Alfa Romeo Giulia to use 2.0-litre four for lesser models

By Faiming_low on 17 Nov 2015 in New model, Engine

Attached Image The all new Giulia premium saloon is the model Alfa Romeo is banking on for its future and it must get it right if it wants to fight its rivals in the BMW 3-series sized class. The rear-wheel drive saloon that’s been developed with Ferrari’s help has, so far been shown around the around the world only in the range-topping 505bhp 2.9-litre turbocharged V6 Quadrifoglio Verde version.

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The drive to be driverless


Attached Image The Government is all electrified about autonomous vehicles. Like governments elsewhere, it sees huge and vast potential in this new technology. And it has little to do with revenue for it.
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Alfa Romeo Giulia to get Ferrari-related engine

By Deeq on 25 Jun 2015 in New model, Engine

Attached Image Alfa Romeo has a long, proud history of using V6 engines in its coupes, sedans, and sports cars over the years, but as the new Giulia sedan approaches, the Italian marque is allegedly turning to Ferrari for its next six-cylinder.
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Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X Final Edition gets official for Japan only

By Deeq on 18 Apr 2015 in New model, Performance kit, Engine

Attached Image It'll be the end of an era when Mitsubishi discontinues the Lancer Evolution, putting to rest a dynasty that challenged the Subauru WRX STI for decades. But before it does, the Diamond-Star automaker is sending off its most celebrated model with the Final Edition you see here. Unfortunately, it's nowhere near as cool as the concept.
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Clean diesels not so clean, apparently

By Deeq on 13 Apr 2015 in Engine, Other blogs

Attached Image Longtime supporters of diesel engines, European governments are rapidly turning their backs on these clattering powerplants. Now, a study published by the International Council of Clean Transportation finds that modern oil burners might not be anywhere near as clean in the real world as manufacturers claim, at least when it comes to emissions of nitrogen oxides (NOx).
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Nissan's Legendary Takumi: The master craftsmen who hand-build every GT-R engine

By Deeq on 09 Apr 2015 in Engine, Other blogs

Attached Image In Japan, the term takumi is used to describe a master craftsman who has perfected his skills over years of painstaking work and dedication. It is reserved for those who are at the very top of their profession. At Nissan's expansive engine factory in Yokohama, four men have been designated as takumi. They are the sole assemblers of the engines that power one of the most heralded sports cars in automotive history.
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Honda Civic Type R development car sets Nurburgring lap time of 7:50.63

By Deeq on 04 Mar 2015 in New model, Performance kit, Engine, Motorsports

There’s plenty to shout about when were talking about the new Civic Type-R as far as numbers go – 310 PS and 400 Nm from a 2.0 litre VTEC Turbo engine, a 270 km/h top speed and a 0-100 km/h time of 5.7 seconds is rather impressive.
honda, civic, type-r, type r and 4 more...




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