Archive for month: February, 2011
While most of us can only dream of owning an expensive supercar, it’s still quite fun to dream and drool over luscious Italian exotica. Read more
As AMSOIL is always looking for ways to confirm the high quality of their products, they recently participated in a challenging field test involving their hp Injector Synthetic 2-Cycle Oil. The test involved Evinrude E-TEC outboard engines at the “lean-mix” setting. Read more
Coverage of the exciting 2010 Traxxas Off-Road Championship (TORC) season is being showcased on Discovery’s HD Theater channel these days. As you’ll see in the preview below, these guys leave it all out on the track. Each episode was filmed using revolutionary RED cameras which delivers quite stunning images. The footage was shot from a number of wild angles and perspectives including those from remote control trucks and helicopters. This series goes WAY beyond conventional race coverage. Enjoy! Read more
We hear these values quoted all the time, but many do not know exactly what these numbers mean. In the article Torque and Horsepower Explained, we learn how these numbers are arrived at and how there is a constant mathematical equation that relates the two.
Since its release, AMSOIL “DEO” Premium API CJ-4 Synthetic 5W-40 Diesel Oil has received terrific customer reviews from late-model diesel owners. Never resting on their laurels, AMSOIL enlisted one of their large commercial customers to participate in a 14-month field test pitting “DEO” against the biggest brands in the industry. These included Shell Rotella T6, Mobil Delvac 1 ESP, Valvoline Premium Blue Extreme & Chevron Delo 400 LE. Read more
I like winter more than many people, but this is the time of year where it seems endless. Despite this, we can all certainly appreciate the beauty of a winter landscape. All this snow got me thinking back to an enjoyable video that filmmaker/motorcycle road racer Marcel Irnie produced a couple of years back. Read more