Homemade water-powered trike can do 0-160 in under 4 seconds

Homemade water-powered trike can do 0-160 in under 4 seconds

Follow Jeff [embedded content] Water is an incredibly powerful thing. Most of the time we observe it still, be it sitting in your drinking glass or while staring at a vast calm More »

2019 Toyota Prius V spy shots

2019 Toyota Prius V spy shots

Follow Viknesh Toyota engineers are out testing the next-generation Prius V (a Prius+ in other markets), and judging by our spy shots of a test mule the vehicle is set to ditch More »

Here's how you set up your racecar's suspension

Here's how you set up your racecar's suspension

Follow Jeff [embedded content] A racecar is never just a set it and forget it type of machine. Each circuit determines the sort of setup a driver and a car might prefer, More »

Aston Martin Vanquish, Mercedes-AMG S65, never-used McLaren F1: This Week’s Top Photos

Aston Martin Vanquish, Mercedes-AMG S65, never-used McLaren F1: This Week’s Top Photos

Follow Viknesh 2019 Aston Martin Vanquish spy shots – S. Baldauf/SB-Medien Enlarge Photo This week we saw the first prototypes for Aston Martin’s next-generation Vanquish. So far the car resembles the DB11 More »

2017 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix preview

2017 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix preview

Follow Viknesh Circuit of the Americas, home of the Formula One United States Grand Prix Enlarge Photo Four rounds and 100 points. That’s all that’s left in the 2017 Formula 1 World More »

 

2018 Volkswagen T-Cross spy shots

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Follow Viknesh Days after the reveal of the compact T-Roc, another member of Volkswagen’s expanded SUV family has been spotted. The latest prototype is for a new subcompact SUV that VW previewed at March’s 2016 Geneva auto show with the T-Cross Breeze concept. It’s likely the production model will keep the T-Cross name, just as

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Is it okay to skip gears on a manual transmission?

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[embedded content] For those who daily drive a vehicle equipped with a manual transmission, it’s likely a common practice. Rather than rowing through all five or six gears, drivers will skip from third to fifth, fourth to sixth and so on. But is this practice safe to do? Engineering Explained tackled the common practice in

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BMW M5, Ferrari Portofino, final Dodge Viper: This Week’s Top Photos

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Follow Viknesh There’s a new BMW M5, one like we’ve never seen before. With power shuttled to all four wheels, it’s a massive departure from M5 tradition. The rest of the car is quite familiar, though. Volkswagen finally revealed its T-Roc, a vehicle first previewed by a concept of the same name in 2014. Sadly,

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Learn the difference between rally and street tires

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Follow Jeff [embedded content] When you want to learn how to drive a rally car, you have two main options to choose from if you’re living in the United States. On the West Coast, there’s Dirtfish. While on the East Coast you have the Team O’Neil Rally School. The latter’s been cranking out a lot

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Roll call: 11 Koenigseggs showed up at Monterey Car Week

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Monterey Car Week is a very special time when ultra-rare automobiles show their faces to crowds eager to get a closer look. Not only do automobile enthusiasts gather at the annual Concours d’Elegance, but owners and fans of all types of cars gather in smaller groups to celebrate their favorite types of cars. Koenigseggs are

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2017 Formula 1 Belgian Grand Prix preview

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Follow Viknesh Spa-Francorchamps, home of the Formula One Belgian Grand Prix Enlarge Photo After the summer break, the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship returns this weekend with round 12, the Belgian Grand Prix. The race will take place at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit in the beautiful Ardennes. Its fast, undulating sweeps are a stern test for

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