Revolutionary camless engine moves closer to production

By Viknesh Vijayenthiran Published November 21, 2016 Facebook Twitter Email Print  (Koenigsegg) The “camless” engine developed by Koenigsegg sister company FreeValve edged closer to production on Friday with Qoros’ unveiling of a working prototype at the 2016 Guangzhou auto show. The prototype is a followup to the concept Qoros unveiled earlier in the year. Instead of a camshaft, the […]

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2017 Roush F-150 Nitemare comes with 600-horsepower V-8

By Viknesh Vijayenthiran Published November 10, 2016 Facebook Twitter Email Print  (Roush) Still disappointed by Ford Motor Company’s [NYSE:F] decision to equip its 2017 F-150 Raptor with a V-6? Don’t sweat it because there are a handful of reputable tuning shops that offer F-150-based performance pickups packing V-8 grunt. Among them is semi-official Ford tuner Roush, which at […]


The latest buzz: Vespa is going electric

Published November 10, 2016 Facebook Twitter Email Print  (Vespa) The Vespa buzz could soon become a whine. The Italian scooter company has announced plans to introduce its first electric model next year. The Elettrica concept unveiled at the Milan Motorcycle Show this week offers a sneak peak of the upcoming battery-powered bike, which features […]


EPA Fuel Economy Standards Exceeded Again by Automakers

Published November 03, 2016 Consumer Reports Facebook Twitter Email Print  (Mazda) Automakers continued to beat U.S. fuel-efficiency standards in 2015 model vehicles, putting the industry on track to reach an average 50 miles per gallon by 2025. The latest snapshot of the industry’s technological progress was released today by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Every […]