While 650 horsepower and 650 lb-ft peak torque are impressive numbers and certain attention grabbers, there’s another figure buried in the presentation for the Corvette Z06’s supercharged LT4 engine that is quite intriguing.
“The LT4 is only one inch taller than a naturally aspirated LT1 engine,” says Jordan Lee, chief engineer and program manager. Read more
Would you ever think that toy Barbie Jeeps could be used in an extreme sport? If not, you must not know these folks!
We didn’t think that we’d ever see a group of grown men so eager to get their hands on some small children’s toys, but we’re sure glad to see that they were able to obtain the retired Power Wheels. Check out how these guys as they hoon on some Barbie Jeeps like we’ve never seen before. The crashes and spills make for one interesting downhill event! Read more
With the high content of carbon fiber found in its cars
, Lamborghini has established its own repair service that has the right equipment and technical staff to properly deal with the advanced composite material. In some cases, staff will even fly out to fix the cars, avoiding the hassle of shipping them back to Lamborghini’s factory in Sant’Agata Bolognese, Italy.
Now, Lamborghini has obtained certification from the influential safety organization TÜV. The certification is specifically for Lamborghini’s carbon fiber repair service, making Lamborghini the first automaker to receive such certification. Read more