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FuelTech One-Ups Emelia Hartford's Twin-Turbo C8 Corvette for New World Record
FuelTech One-Ups Emelia Hartford's Twin-Turbo C8 Corvette for New World Record

21 Apr 2021, 07:05 UTC / Let's just shell out the figures: the “vlogger queen's” customized white and orange Chevy dropped 1,022 rwhp on the dyno, now the figure has reached 1,075 rwhp

 
Four-Wheel Iron Chariot Found Intact in Pompeii
Four-Wheel Iron Chariot Found Intact in Pompeii

28 Feb 2021, 08:22 UTC / The Archaeological Park of Pompeii calls the find “exceptional” because the ceremonial chariot is in “an excellent state of preservation”

 
An Ode to Embracing the Metric System
An Ode to Embracing the Metric System

12 Feb 2021, 21:50 UTC / There is no easy way of putting this, so I'm just going to go ahead and say it. The Imperial Measuring System is flawed and confusing

 
New Toyota Supra With More Powerful B58 Engine Hits the Dyno, Develops 388 RWHP
New Toyota Supra With More Powerful B58 Engine Hits the Dyno, Develops 388 RWHP

13 May 2020, 20:53 UTC / The 2021 Toyota Supra doesn't develop 382 crank horsepower. The actual figure is closer to 400 thanks to a dyno run that reveals 388 RWHP

 
Production Cars with the Highest Torque Numbers for 2016
Production Cars with the Highest Torque Numbers for 2016

28 Feb 2016, 12:46 UTC / It was either Carroll Shelby or Enzo Ferrari who came up with the “Horsepower sells cars, torque wins races” quote. A legendary quote that is true to this day

 
Torque Versus Horsepower - What Do They Do and Which One Makes Your Car Go Fast?
Torque Versus Horsepower - What Do They Do and Which One Makes Your Car Go Fast?

23 Feb 2016, 17:41 UTC / We've grown accustomed to comparing horsepower and torque figures, but they rarely get explained. So we took the time to detail the differences between them

 
2016 Ford Focus RS Power Confirmed: 350 PS and 470 Nm
2016 Ford Focus RS Power Confirmed: 350 PS and 470 Nm

25 Jun 2015, 07:43 UTC / It's official, we have a hyper hatchback on our hands: the 2016 Ford Focus RS develops 350 PS (257 kW/345 HP) and 470 Nm (346 lb-ft)

 
2017 Ford GT Very Likely to Deliver Over 700 HP, Report Says
2017 Ford GT Very Likely to Deliver Over 700 HP, Report Says

15 May 2015, 07:50 UTC / New details emerge about the 2017 Ford GT, thanks to a report saying the supercar will pack more than 700 HP when it finally hits the streets

 
GM Product Chief Mark Reuss is Confident in the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro’s Capability
GM Product Chief Mark Reuss is Confident in the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro’s Capability

6 Apr 2015, 13:24 UTC / The 2016 Chevrolet Camaro promises to be more efficient, more powerful and better to drive than the S550 Mustang according to GM product chief Mark Reuss

 
2016 Shelby GT350 Mustang Horsepower Talk: Over 100HP/Liter Equals 520-plus HP – Video
2016 Shelby GT350 Mustang Horsepower Talk: Over 100HP/Liter Equals 520-plus HP – Video

29 Mar 2015, 22:12 UTC / 2016 Shelby GT350 Mustang updates: over 520 horsepower, will become available in the US early in the fourth quarter, will be rare and expensive

 
McLaren 570S Coupe Promises 562 HP and Race-Derived Technologies
McLaren 570S Coupe Promises 562 HP and Race-Derived Technologies

25 Mar 2015, 13:51 UTC / Race-derived technologies and 562 horsepower aren't bad propositions for what McLaren is marketing as being an entry-level supercar

 
2016 Ford Focus RS Horsepower Leaked: 350 PS (345 HP) of Madness – Video, Photo Gallery
2016 Ford Focus RS Horsepower Leaked: 350 PS (345 HP) of Madness – Video, Photo Gallery

6 Mar 2015, 21:48 UTC / 350 PS or 345 horsepower. Ladies and gentlemen, the 2016 Ford Focus RS is more powerful than the 2015 Ford Mustang EcoBoost. Are you excited or what?

 
2016 Shelby GT350 Mustang Horsepower Talk With Dave Pericak, PCM Calibration Leaked
2016 Shelby GT350 Mustang Horsepower Talk With Dave Pericak, PCM Calibration Leaked

28 Feb 2015, 13:27 UTC / The 2016 Shelby GT350 Mustang appears to be 2 or 3 months away from divulging its HP and Lb-Ft figures to us. Still, Dave Pericak has something to tell us

 
Why Different Cars Have the Same Power: 116, 136, 150, 163 and 211 HP
Why Different Cars Have the Same Power: 116, 136, 150, 163 and 211 HP

3 Dec 2014, 16:06 UTC / Besides bringing bragging rights at the Sunday Cars and Coffee meet, horsepower is often nothing more than a marketing tool. "The 2-liter engine on the A45 AMG is more powerful than the Audi S3...

 
How the Horsepower War Was Replaced by the Torque War
How the Horsepower War Was Replaced by the Torque War

3 Nov 2014, 17:04 UTC / I was recently looking at the specs of the newly released BMW X5 M and X6 M. The world (me included) expected the German company to release the new über-SUVs with a drastically improved version...

 
HP, PS and BHP - This Madness Needs to Stop
HP, PS and BHP - This Madness Needs to Stop

1 Aug 2014, 14:43 UTC / Keeping track of the latest car models is a hard job. There's something new to check out or remember every day, as car companies have gotten into the habit of making different flavors of the sa...

 
“Street Serpent” Viper Dynos 1,400 HP
“Street Serpent” Viper Dynos 1,400 HP

20 Sep 2013, 14:04 UTC / When it comes to musclecars, there’s no such thing as too much power. It’s an old saying that has survived to this day and it’s being applied by a large number of performance speci...

 
The Ferrari 900 Is To Be Auctioned
The Ferrari 900 Is To Be Auctioned

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / If you haven't heard about Ferrari by now, it would probably mean that you probably shouldn't consider yourself a petrol-head. But you probably did not know is that the famous Italian supe...

 
2009 SSC AERO Boosted to 1287 Horsepower
2009 SSC AERO Boosted to 1287 Horsepower

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / The holder of the “World's Fastest Production Car” title, the Shelby SuperCar Ultimate Aero, is going to receive several improvements for the upcoming 2009 model. These include a 15...

 
Bentley's Continental Series Get Remastered by Renntech
Bentley's Continental Series Get Remastered by Renntech

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / We all know Bentley, the exquisite car manufacturer that produces the fabulous Continental series. Both sporty and luxurious at the same time, the Bentley Continental GT Speed and the Flying Spur Sp...