Monthly Archives: June 2011

Italian Tuner Performs Radical Transformation On Fiat 500

The normal route when a tuner lays his hands on a car is to add more power by modifying the engine and reducing weight to improve the power-to-weight ratio. Motore Centrale did both and more, much more, by converting the … Continue reading

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Mines R34 Is Almost Too Much Of A Good Thing

Until the Western media discovered one of Japan's supercars, a skyline was what you saw  looking over an urban cityscape. Now Skylines are recognized all over the world and are much respected due to their on-track and accessible performance. One … Continue reading

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“57 Sleeper” Chevy Bel Air A Prime Example Of Hotrodding Art

One of the most iconic and widely modified American cars is the 1957 Chevy Bel Air. So many have been modified to the extremes that it is difficult nowadays to find one that will really stand out from the crowd. … Continue reading

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King Sling A Different Kind Of Truck In Design And Purpose

The build featured here, while looking like a monster is apparently known more correctly as a digger truck.  But leaving specifics aside for the hardcore aficionados, what's interesting about this truck is how it's built to suit a specific purpose. … Continue reading

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New free trials…

Our free trials are now full featured trials of the horsepower calculator. When you sign up for a free trial you get to experience the FULL POWER of all the features of the calculator including: The Octane Center – Use … Continue reading

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935-007 Moby Dick A 20-year Labor of Love

Like wine, some car builds need time, 20 years worth in this case, to be built to proper specification, specially when what you are building is one of the most famous racing cars ever built. The Porsche 935/78 was built … Continue reading

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Miller 1929 Ford Roadster Takes Hotrodding To New Directions

This Ford Roadster mostly uses aftermarket components, as the concept called for power windows, a removable hardtop, and a trailer that tows a welding generator. Modern components such as an independent front suspension and a modern audio/video system were also … Continue reading

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