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  • Do Performance Air Filters Actually Increase Horsepower

    The Ultimate Test: Four Filters, Dyno Testing and Real World Acceleration

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  • How Fast Can Supercars Shift Gears?

    A comparison of driving a manual transmission versus one of today's fastest cars.

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  • Tesla Model S P100D - I Finally Drive It!

    Behind the wheel of a Tesla for the very first time, and a Model S P100D at that!

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  • AWD vs 4WD - What's The Difference?

    A look into the powertrain differences between an AWD and 4WD vehicle.

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  • Are Electric Cars Worse For The Environment?

    A Detailed Analysis Busting Myths Surround Electric Vehicles

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  • Why Power Shifting Is A Bad Idea

    What Is Power Shifting, And What Effects Will It Have On Your Transmission?

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  • The Honda Civic Type R DESTROYS The Competition - The Best Engines

    A Deep Dive Into Honda's Latest Turbo 4-Banger: The Civic Type R K20C1

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  • Does The Italian Tune Up Actually Work?

    Does Redlining Your Car's Engine Help Remove Carbon Deposits?

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  • Top 10 Features Of The Rolls-Royce Cullinan

    Rolls-Royce First SUV & First AWD Vehicle Is Loaded With Tech

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  • 5 Reasons Not To Buy An Automatic Transmission Car

    Modern automatics have come a long way, but manuals are often still superior.

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  • 5 Reasons You Shouldn't Buy A Manual Transmission Car

    The 'Fun-To-Drive' Gearbox Has Plenty Of Disadvantages

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  • Why Mercedes Spark Plugs Fire 5 Times

    How Mercedes MultiSpark Ignition Improves Combustion Efficiency

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  • Why Ferrari Shouldn't Make An SUV

    The Maserati Levante GTS Is The Only SUV Ferrari Needs

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  • What's Better: Air or Water Intercoolers?

    The differences between air-to-air and air-to-water intercoolers.

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  • Do Electric Car Batteries End Up In Landfills?

    What Really Happens To Worn Out EV Batteries?

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  • How To Make Your Car Last A Long Time

    Simple Maintenance Checks You Should Make Every 6 Months

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  • Americans Have No Idea How Much Fuel Idling Uses

    Does start-stop technology actually work? How much fuel is needed to start a car?

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  • When To Shift Gears For The Best Fuel Economy

    What RPM Should You Shift Gears At For The Best Fuel Consumption?

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  • What Tires Should You Buy? Summer vs A/S vs Winter

    A Summary Of The Differences Between Different Tire Styles

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  • Volvo's Engine Is Supercharged, Turbocharged, And Electric

    It's efficient, power, and doesn't have lag.

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  • The Hyundai Veloster N Is One Mad Hot Hatch

    South Korea's hot hatch will fair well against the competition.

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  • Opposed-Piston Two-Stroke Diesel Engines Are Crazy Efficient

    This Engine Reaches Thermal Efficiencies As High As 55%!

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  • How Sodium Filled Exhaust Valves Work

    An in depth look at the Kia Stinger GT's engine, and how sodium valves work!

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  • The Best Engines - Hellcat HEMI

    The Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Has A 707 HP V8 Engine

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  • How Many Gears Is Too Many

    Do We Really Need 10-Speed Automatic Transmissions?

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