Manic Beattie Hill Climb Car With Turbine-Powered Turbocharger,…

Every once in a while, when looking at no holds barred race cars there comes the engineering equivalent of a facepalm moment. It's that second where we wonder 'Why didn't I think of that?' Like when we discovered how Nic Mann's record-breaking hill climb racer uses a turbine engine from a helicopter auxiliary power… » 11/26/08 10:00am 11/26/08 10:00am