Renault Is Working On A 2-Stroke 2-Cylinder Twin-Charged Diesel Engine

Following up on their rather interesting EOLAB hybrid concept, Renault plans to move forward by improving two existing technologies for next year, shedding weight from the electric motor and making a dual-fuel three-cylinder turbo more efficient. And they also have some far-fetched ideas for the future. » 12/16/14 6:30am 12/16/14 6:30am

This Ferrari 250 GTO Took Two Years To Fix And It Sounds Delicious

When Ferrari 250 GTOs come up for auction, they are regularly one of, if not the most expensive cars in the world. So when you destroy one, you don't send it to the junkyard. You send it back to the factory at Ferrari from whence it came, where they repair it into a screaming Italian goddess of beauty and love. » 12/02/14 10:40am 12/02/14 10:40am

Listen To The Pernicious Purr Of A Novitec-Modified Ferrari

The Ferrari FF is definitely, hands-down, the best shooting brake that Ferrari makes today. But if you could make it even better, you might hand it over to the nutters over at Novitec for some fiddling. And the resulting V12 exhaust note will give you shivers. Seriously, just listen to it when it starts up. » 10/25/14 1:04pm 10/25/14 1:04pm

What's The Best Non-Car Use Of A Car Engine?

If you look around you, by far the most common sources of useful mechanical power are all those engines nestled inside all those car hoods. Car engines are plentiful, well-developed, and surprisingly flexible — why not use them for things other than ass-hauling? What do you think those best non-transport uses are? » 7/29/14 11:39am 7/29/14 11:39am