You’ve probably heard a lot about ‘understeer’ — when you turn the wheel and the car just plows forward. Here’s what it looks like.
I love sports cars, but the car I most love driving is a complete shitbox.
Sadly, there's an end of the skidpad scale we tend to ignore (wait, cars go below 1.0g?!) — clumsy, oafish and over-sized cars that handle like stuck pigs. Luckily, Motor Trend tests 'em! Here's the ten worst-handling cars of 2010.
A strange concept it is, handling. It’s probably the most important aspect of a car, yet it’s the hardest to describe. In his latest column for The Telegraph, Top Gear host James May offers a concise summary.
CNN has been running this video of a pretty standard, run-of-the-mill highway chase, but what makes it more hilarious and hoon-like is that the driver is hauling a lone, zero-turn radius mower on a trailer. He does a fairly good job driving that truck with the trailer at high speeds, until the mower gets loose and…
Prodrive has developed a system capable of altering the toe angle of a vehicle's rear wheels on the fly. Active Toe Control works with twist beam axles, offering the performance of more expensive multilink rear suspension at less than half the cost. By using a control rod to adjust the angle of the rear wheels…