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Bugatti Can Now 3D-Print This Gorgeous Brake Caliper From Titanium


Bugatti is the crown jewel of the Volkswagen Group. But the maker of the $3 million Chiron also serves as one of the group’s technical development laboratory, alongside Porsche’s powertrain and Lamborghini’s composite departments, pushing new technologies towards production. Bugatti’s latest development is the world’s first More...

by Heather Platt | Published 5 years ago

Borgwarner Egeardrive
By Lawana Perkins On Thursday, January 18th, 2018

BorgWarner’s Electric Motor and eGearDrive Transmission Propel All-Electric FUSO eCanter Trucks

BorgWarner, a global leader in clean and efficient technology solutions for combustion, hybrid and electric vehicles, supplies its HVH250 electric motor and eGearDrive transmission for the initial launch of the More...

The Ford
By Heather Platt On Monday, October 16th, 2017

Understanding The Ford 4.6l/5.4l 3v Sohc V8

I was visiting Ford’s Vehicle Operations (Pilot Plant) in 2002 with a Ford engineering buddy of mine when he decided to show me Ford’s all-new F-150, which was scheduled to debut for 2004. There were several More...

By Lawana Perkins On Sunday, September 10th, 2017

Exclusive Insights Into The Development And Testing Of The Glc F-Cell

Fuel cell technology is an integral part of Daimler’s powertrain strategy. Mercedes-Benz has already gathered experience with hydrogen-powered electric vehicles over several vehicle generations. To date, the More...

2017 Mustang GT 5.0L engines
By Heather Platt On Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Ford Performance Introduces The Coyote Power Module

Since STREET RODDER magazine began the growth in the availability of hobby-related products has been phenomenal. Back when the magazine began we were all grateful when disc brake kits and wiring harnesses appeared, More...

2018 Honda Accord Loses V-6
By Lawana Perkins On Monday, June 12th, 2017

2018 Honda Accord Loses V-6 in Favor Of New 2.0-Liter Turbo-Four

Honda announced that it will replace the V-6 at the top of the 2018 Accord’s lineup with a 2.0-liter direct-injection turbo-four tuned to deliver torque at very low RPMs. It will be paired with either a manual More...

Safety Paradox
By Lawana Perkins On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

Safety Paradox: More Technology Means More Totaled Cars

Cars today are bristling with new safety systems – technology meant to help you avoid a crash or survive it. But expanded use of those systems has created a consequence that might surprise you: If you’re More...

the V8 engine
By Heather Platt On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

Are Fuel Efficiency Standards Killing The Traditional American V8?

Chevrolet began production of the original small-block V8 engine for the 1955 model year and effectively kicked off what would become a more-than-60-year love affair among Americans. Since its initial debut, the More...

Honda Innovation Delivers 10 Speeds, No Clutch Pedal
By Heather Platt On Saturday, March 11th, 2017

Honda Innovation Delivers 10 Speeds, No Clutch Pedal

Honda’s new automatic transaxle revives the company’s dormant spirit of invention. During much of this past decade, it seemed as if Honda had taken a break from stretching technological boundaries. The arrival More...

Car Battery Charger
By Heather Platt On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

Car Battery Charger vs Jump Starting a Battery Pros & Cons

Failing to reach your desired destination due to a faulty battery is never a pleasant task. You try to ignite the engine, but the vehicle doesn’t have the required power to start. Some people are prepared for More...

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