Category Auto And Trucks

What’s the new C6 Corvette have over the last C5 m

What’s the new C6 Corvette have over the last C5 model?

by: Stuart Simpson

-Side impact air bags

-DVD Navigation

-OnStar

-XM satellite radio

-Friction contact on the road is larger

-Drivetrain can withstand more horsepower

-Brakes are heavier

-Lighter engine

-Lighter exterior

-5” shorter But longer wheelbase

-Open grill in front

“A Corvette is not about transportation, it’s about inspiring and fulfilling dreams”
The new Corvette was decided to boast a performance level of the current Z06 model. Chevrolet wanted the base model to be as powerful as their current 400 hp top of the line Z06. Along with this added horsepower, they wanted speed. Comfortable top speed in the 180 mph range. The easiest way to accomplish this was through reducing drag. But there were some problems...

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Upgrading and Customizing the Honda Civic

Upgrading and Customizing the Honda Civic

by: Terry Brown

The Honda Civic is one of the most popular and successful car models in the world. Many people regard the Civic as a good value for money, offering a combination of excellent performance, fuel economy, reliability and a good number of standard features. The Civic appeals to many people, from college students to elderly professionals because of its flexibility, dependability, and excellent performance. Because of the popularity of the Civic, it is relatively easier and cheaper to customize or upgrade this car due to the wide availability of Honda Parts and Accessories. Most Honda Civic owners are happy and content with their cars...

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The Importance of a Healthy Car Exhaust System

The Importance of a Healthy Car Exhaust System

by: Terry Brown

Many people tend to disregard the exhaust system of an automobile. They may think that the exhaust system does nothing more than to discharge the waste products of the combustion process. Although this is exactly what the exhaust system does, the way these waste product is discharged out of the engine is essential to the performance of the engine. A gasoline engine involves three processes: combustion, mechanical drive and exhaust. If one of these processes is impeded, the condition of the engine will depreciate.
The exhaust system has three major functions, the first of which is to channel out the waste products of combustion out of the engine to allow it to continue to burn fuel unhindered thereby ensuring that the engine run...

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Synthetics Best For Winter Stress

Synthetics Best For Winter Stress

by: News Canada

(NC)—You’re sound asleep. Absolutely dead to the world. Suddenly, a huge person bursts in, drags you out of bed, throws you out the window into a snow bank and screams at you to start doing push-ups. Right now, faster, faster, faster! So how do you feel. A bit stressed, maybe.
Well, that’s how your car engine feels every time you turn the key. Because starting your engine from cold is just like the story above. Really stressful. And the colder it is outside, the more stressful the start-up and warm-up period are.
This is one reason why synthetic motor oils are so popular in cold climates. Because synthetic oils are much more “pumpable”...

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