How to build your own dyno for just $2,000

A dynamometer, or "dyno" as they're called by you and I, is a device for measuring force, moment of force (torque), or power. In the automotive world, they're used to precisely calculate the power produced by a vehicle's engine at the wheels. A stand-alone dyno setup can cost more than $50,000. Here's how some guys… » 6/02/11 12:00pm 6/02/11 12:00pm

Peace Sign, Mag Wheels, and Four On The Floor: Uneasy Rider

Most of the world knows the Charlie Daniels Band for "The Devil Went Down To Georgia," but they had a great driving-themed redneck-hippie driving song- a lesser-known hit from 1972- that we think belongs on any good driving mix worth its salt. The type of Chevrolet isn't specified in the song, but we're picturing a… » 10/08/07 2:30pm 10/08/07 2:30pm