What If Santa Drove a Car?

What If Santa Drove a Car?

What If Santa Drove a Car? Santa Claus is famous for his red-and-white outfit, glorious beard, and herd of reindeer to pull his sleigh full of presents. But what if Saint Nick traded in reindeer hooves for horsepower?  We picked the top five cars we think Santa would drive, what color they’d be, and why… View Article

What Matters More in a Race: The Car or the Driver?

What Matters More in a Race: The Car or the Driver?

What Matters More in a Race: The Car or the Driver? Imagine two drivers of about equal skill, head-to-head in a race. One drives an obsolete junker and the other drives a top-of-the-line car. Who is more likely to win? In another scenario, two drivers are given the exact same car: same power, aerodynamic body,… View Article

How Manual Transmission Works

How Manual Transmission Works

How Manual Transmission Works What is a manual transmission and how does it work? Think of a manual transmission as a link or middleman between the engine and the wheels on your car. The engine transmits power through the transmission to reach the drive wheels. It controls the speed and torque needed for your car… View Article

The History of NASCAR

The History of NASCAR

The History of NASCAR The National Association for Stock Car Racing, or NASCAR, is one of America’s most popular spectator sports since its official inception in 1948. When you think of NASCAR, you might think of fast cars, big company logos, sunny Daytona Beach or Days of Thunder. But the sport found its footing in… View Article

Can Changing Your Transmission Fluid Cause Damage?

Can Changing Your Transmission Fluid Cause Damage?

Can Changing Your Transmission Fluid Cause Damage? Transmission fluid is important for lubricating the parts of your transmission and reducing wear and tear caused by friction and heat. While changing your transmission fluid won’t damage the condition of your transmission, if you haven’t been changing it frequently enough, you may discover that your transmission slips…. View Article

Why is Your Vehicle Burning Oil?

Why is Your Vehicle Burning Oil?

Why is Your Vehicle Burning Oil? Your vehicle starts burning oil when the oil escapes from inside of the engine’s lubrication system and into the combustion chamber. This problem develops over time, as mileage on your car results in wear and tear on valves and other parts meant to keep oil sealed in tightly.  How… View Article