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HEMI Fans Rejoice, DSR’s New Crate Engine Offers 1,150-HP for Your Daily Driver Project
HEMI Fans Rejoice, DSR’s New Crate Engine Offers 1,150-HP for Your Daily Driver Project

26 Jul 2022, 14:56 UTC / If you thought that a third-gen HEMI crate engine couldn't get more insane than the 426 Hellephant, DSR's 1150-hp monster is here to prove you wrong

 
Remembering a Bowtie Muscle Car Legend: The Humongous 454 Big-Block V8
Remembering a Bowtie Muscle Car Legend: The Humongous 454 Big-Block V8

25 Jul 2022, 11:37 UTC / Introduced in 1970, Chevrolet's monstrous 454 quickly became one of the greatest big-block V8s that the world has ever seen

 
The McLaren F1's S70/2 V12 Was BMW M’s Greatest Gift to the Automotive World
The McLaren F1's S70/2 V12 Was BMW M’s Greatest Gift to the Automotive World

27 May 2022, 15:11 UTC / Arguably the best supercar ever conceived, the McLaren F1 was powered by an impressive V12 designed and build by BMW's Motorsport division

 
The S85 Was a Special BMW M V10 That Made the M5 and M6 Sound Like Formula 1 Cars
The S85 Was a Special BMW M V10 That Made the M5 and M6 Sound Like Formula 1 Cars

20 May 2022, 13:11 UTC / The first and only production V10 developed by BMW M, the S85 V10 was a 500-hp, naturally aspirated beast with Formula 1 pedigree

 
BMW S65: The M3’s First and Only V8, and Five-Time International Engine of the Year Winner
BMW S65: The M3’s First and Only V8, and Five-Time International Engine of the Year Winner

13 May 2022, 13:35 UTC / Powerful, reliable and tuning-friendly, this epic V8 remains one of the best engines conceived by BMW Motorsport division

 
An Eight-Cylinder Legend, the Naturally-Aspirated S62 Was BMW M’s First Production V8
An Eight-Cylinder Legend, the Naturally-Aspirated S62 Was BMW M’s First Production V8

6 May 2022, 13:41 UTC / The E39 M5 continues to be one of the most beloved M cars of all time and that is in part due to its brilliant engine, the S62 V8

 
Here’s Why Toyota’s 1LR-GUE Is One of the Greatest V10 Engines of All Time
Here’s Why Toyota’s 1LR-GUE Is One of the Greatest V10 Engines of All Time

8 Apr 2022, 15:11 UTC / Wile the 2JZ remains Toyota's most popular performance engines, the 1LR-GUE is without a doubt the Japanese manufacturer's greatest

 
Ford SHO V6: The Forgotten Six-Cylinder Marvel Developed and Built by Yamaha
Ford SHO V6: The Forgotten Six-Cylinder Marvel Developed and Built by Yamaha

28 Mar 2022, 13:33 UTC / Nearly four decades ago Yamaha was tasked with the creation of a performance V6 by Ford and the result was a high-revving masterpiece

 
A Look Back at Chevrolet’s Iconic W Engine, the First in a Long Line of Big-Blocks
A Look Back at Chevrolet’s Iconic W Engine, the First in a Long Line of Big-Blocks

26 Mar 2022, 13:43 UTC / Initially conceived as the heart of all Chevy workhorse vehicles, this innovative engine laid the foundation for the division's high-horsepower, big-block V8s

 
A Short History of Buick’s 3800: One of the Best, yet Underrated V6 Engines of All Time
A Short History of Buick’s 3800: One of the Best, yet Underrated V6 Engines of All Time

8 Mar 2022, 13:23 UTC / Extremely reliable, adequately powerful, fuel-efficient, and cheap to maintain, the Buick 3800 was a masterfully-designed V6

 
Ford Barra: The Australian Straight-Six Capable of Unleashing Thousands of Horses
Ford Barra: The Australian Straight-Six Capable of Unleashing Thousands of Horses

17 Feb 2022, 16:35 UTC / Developed in Australia, this amazing 4.0-liter featured an extremely well-build architecture which tuners have pushed well over the 1,000-hp mark

 
TAG TTE P01: When Porsche Broke With Tradition and Created a 1,060-HP Twin-Turbo V6
TAG TTE P01: When Porsche Broke With Tradition and Created a 1,060-HP Twin-Turbo V6

17 Jan 2022, 16:09 UTC / Known for their amazing flat-six engines, Porsche tried a new recipe in the 1980s, which led to one of the best Formula 1 units of the turbocharged era

 
Subaru EJ: The Four-Cylinder Boxer That Punched Above Its Weight and Became Legendary
Subaru EJ: The Four-Cylinder Boxer That Punched Above Its Weight and Became Legendary

29 Dec 2021, 18:11 UTC / For more than 30 years, the EJ flat-four powered virtually all of Subaru's models, including the legendary, rally-inspired WRX

 
Forgotten by Many, the Toyota 1GZ-FE Was Japan’s First and Only Mass-Produced V12
Forgotten by Many, the Toyota 1GZ-FE Was Japan’s First and Only Mass-Produced V12

26 Dec 2021, 09:42 UTC / Although it only powered a JDM luxury sedan, Toyota's only V12 was extremely well built, so it was ultimately put to good use by tuners all over the world

 
Nissan RB26DETT: The Skyline GT-R’s Legendary Turbocharged Inline-Six
Nissan RB26DETT: The Skyline GT-R’s Legendary Turbocharged Inline-Six

26 Dec 2021, 09:14 UTC / Developed specifically for the most capable, performance-oriented versions of the Skyline range, the RB26 remains one of the best engines ever built in Japan

 
Remembering the 1,350-HP Turbocharged Four-Cylinder Built by BMW During the 1980s
Remembering the 1,350-HP Turbocharged Four-Cylinder Built by BMW During the 1980s

23 Dec 2021, 15:32 UTC / A Formula One engine build around a block used in mass-produced cars, the turbocharged M12/13 is the most powerful engine ever produced by BMW

 
Volkswagen VR6: The Odd, Yet Brilliant Member of the Legendary Six-Cylinder Club
Volkswagen VR6: The Odd, Yet Brilliant Member of the Legendary Six-Cylinder Club

22 Dec 2021, 15:42 UTC / One of Volkswagen's most famous engines, the VR6 is innovation at its finest, providing adequate amounts of power in a compact package since 1991

 
Mitsubishi’s 4G63T: The Iconic Four-Cylinder at the Heart of Nine Evo Generations
Mitsubishi’s 4G63T: The Iconic Four-Cylinder at the Heart of Nine Evo Generations

21 Dec 2021, 16:20 UTC / Designed on an architecture that dates back to the early 1980s, the 4G63T became a legendary performance-oriented, four-cylinder in the 1992-2007 Lancer Evos

 
The Story of Mercedes’ First Production V12 Engine and How It Became Legendary
The Story of Mercedes’ First Production V12 Engine and How It Became Legendary

20 Dec 2021, 18:13 UTC / Born to rival BMW's M50 V12, the M120 began life under the hood of the W140 S-Class and then morphed into a supercar engine

 
BMW S54: The M3’s Last and Most Impressive Naturally Aspirated Straight-Six
BMW S54: The M3’s Last and Most Impressive Naturally Aspirated Straight-Six

16 Dec 2021, 18:16 UTC / The S54 might not be the most powerful or the most advanced series-production engine ever built by BMW's M division, yet it's one of the most iconic