Polymer Coatings, Engine Bearings, And The Science Behind Them

Polymer Coatings, Engine Bearings, And The Science Behind Them

The science of coating an engine bearing is just that--science. Dr. Dmitri Kopeliovich and King Engine Bearings share interesting information with us about their theories and the development process.Read More

Video: Twitchy S2000 Battles S550 Mustang in Touge Battle

Video: Twitchy S2000 Battles S550 Mustang in Touge Battle

Despite having half the power, a well-driven Honda S2000 uses its innate agility to keep up with a snarling Shelby S550 in an uncertain lead-follow battle at the M1 Concourse in Pontiac, Michigan. Read More

Video: Budget 911 Hunts Down Viper ACRs At Sonoma

Video: Budget 911 Hunts Down Viper ACRs At Sonoma

For peanuts, a 996-generation Porsche can be had, and with a few choice upgrades and some courageous driving, it can keep up with a pair of Viper ACRs at the daunting Sonoma Raceway.Read More

Video: Sampling the Ultimate 350Z Racer

Video: Sampling the Ultimate 350Z Racer

With a 400-horsepower VQ, plenty of downforce, a sequential gearbox, and carbon galore, this screaming, ALMS GT-inspired 350Z gets thrashed around Toronto Motorsport Park.Read More

Video: AJ Allmendinger Flogs his Stock Car Around Sonoma Raceway

Video: AJ Allmendinger Flogs his Stock Car Around Sonoma Raceway

Lots of weight, an abundance of power, and only four gears to row through over this technical track taxes AJ Allmendinger on this onboard lap around Sonoma. Read More

Thermo-Tec Introduces New Rogue Line of Basalt Heat Insulation

Thermo-Tec Introduces New Rogue Line of Basalt Heat Insulation

Thermo-Tec has revealed its new Rogue series of heat shielding product, made from basalt, or a volcanic rock New line will include exhaust wrap, pipe shields, and turbo covers, in Carbon Fiber and Ricochet BlackRead More

Tom’s Take: Pronounce it Right, Don’t be a Schmuck!

Tom’s Take: Pronounce it Right, Don’t be a Schmuck!

When it comes to cars, people can talk out their ass all day long, and still the rest of us will be tolerant. However, mispronounce different marques in the automotive world and I see red!Read More

GReddy Introduces Ken Gushi KG21 Signature Series Steering Wheel

GReddy Introduces Ken Gushi KG21 Signature Series Steering Wheel

New from GReddy - the Ken Gushi KG21 Signature Series Steering Wheel. This steering wheel features bold styling and excellent design for superior comfort at the track or on the street. Check it out here!Read More

Turbo Miata Vs. 350Z: How to Duel With An Equally-Matched Opponent

Turbo Miata Vs. 350Z: How to Duel With An Equally-Matched Opponent

Since Trackspeed Engineering's Miata and Valkyrie Autosport's 350Z set identical lap times, they have to resort to tricks, traffic, and tire wear to gain an edge during this tense battle at Thunderhill.Read More

Video: Frenetic Spec Miata Pole Lap at Laguna Seca!

Video: Frenetic Spec Miata Pole Lap at Laguna Seca!

To make up for the Spec Miata's lack of grunt, hotshoe Matt Cresci uses an early turn-in with interesting lines and some lightning steering corrections to snag pole position at Laguna Seca.Read More

Video: Turbocharged, 600-Horsepower Escort Cosworth Hillclimber

Video: Turbocharged, 600-Horsepower Escort Cosworth Hillclimber

Big power and aero grip aren't what these cars are known for. What happens when that famously nimble and lightweight chassis is paired with modern grip and six-hundred turbocharged horses? Well, it's slightly scary.Read More

Video: Power Vs. Agility—Z06 Vs. 350Z Vs. S2000

Video: Power Vs. Agility—Z06 Vs. 350Z Vs. S2000

In a dramatic reversal of roles, a big, powerful Nissan 350Z dices against a nimbler Honda S2000 before a bigger, more powerful Chevrolet Z06 joins the fray and puts everything in perspective.Read More

Video: High-Speed Suspension Failure At Mosport

Video: High-Speed Suspension Failure At Mosport

While on a committed lap at Mosport, Sasha Anis experienced a hair-greying moment when his 350Z's rear suspension failed and started spinning towards a wall—at well over 100 miles an hour.Read More

Cometic Shows Us How Engine Gaskets Come To Life

Cometic Shows Us How Engine Gaskets Come To Life

A new gasket material must be rigorously tested, and this is where the engine dyno at Cometic comes in handy. See how its Armor Ply exhaust gaskets take shape!Read More

Video: Race-Tuned 350Z Crashes with Porsche Cup Car

Video: Race-Tuned 350Z Crashes with Porsche Cup Car

When a driver's ego gets the better of them, some hot-headed driving can lead to silly crashes—as the owner of this race-bred 350Z experiences after besting a man in a Porsche Cup.Read More

Video: Spinning a 997 GT3 Is Ridiculously Easy

Video: Spinning a 997 GT3 Is Ridiculously Easy

On cold tires, a 997.2 GT3 is prone to spin even at relatively slow speeds. It's the last of the analog GT3 breed, and it ensures you remain awake. Read More

SCCA Rebrands Certain Races To Clarify Autocross And Road Racing

SCCA Rebrands Certain Races To Clarify Autocross And Road Racing

To ensure no confusion for participants, the SCCA is rebranding some of their events. What kind of changes does this mean for regions or classes?Read More

Video: High-Speed Drifting In A "Budget" Porsche 911

Video: High-Speed Drifting In A “Budget” Porsche 911

This mildly-modified 996 Carrera 2 pulls off some frightening drifts and proves that even the redheaded stepchild of the family is able to shine on the circuit.Read More

Video: Two Practical Tips To Help Master Fast Corners

Video: Two Practical Tips To Help Master Fast Corners

To excel in the quickest bends on a racetrack, we've found two helpful tips to build confidence, develop sensitivity, and avoid mistakes.Read More

How The Ford GT Maximizes Grip At Any Ride Height

How The Ford GT Maximizes Grip At Any Ride Height

Ever wonder how the Ford GT’s electronically adjustable suspension works? A video animation shows just how it works across a 2-inch ride height range.Read More

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