Belt drives and chain drives, both are used to transmit power to rear wheels. Belt drives are doing their duties from the ages but chain drives are comparatively new and modern. Both the drives are better in their own ways but also both have advantages and disadvantages. Belt drives are smoother in operation but can’t … Continue reading Chain Drives vs Belt Drives
The acceleration of a vehicle from stop to top (speed) is an exhilaration in itself, but once at high speeds we need brakes to compliment and control the vehicle. The vehicles will keep getting faster and faster and along with them their brakes will have to match equally. When it comes to a performance vehicle, … Continue reading Brakes – Significance of Brake Fluids
Diesel engines are getting outdated day by day for a lot of reasons, majorly they will be drowned by the latest EV and Hybrid technologies. All the motor heads in the industry are working to create highly efficient Electric vehicles and Hybrid vehicles. And then there is Mazda motors, looking for a totally new future … Continue reading Mazda’s Diesel Engine Killer
Car headlights, years ago it was just a part of car or vehicle to light up the way in dark areas or at night. Nobody gives much importance to headlights and no one is going to pay more attention to the headlamps. As the new era comes and technology develops, headlights also get new definition. … Continue reading The Journey of Headlights
Somewhere in our time span as homo-sapiens, we all have been part of a machine-cult or loyal to a certain brand. But being in India you do not get your hands on a lot of great machines. So not only are we loyal to a certain brand or machine-cult, but many of us also fancy … Continue reading The Tale of Rotary (Wankel) Engines
When an enthusiast car lover tries his feet on a luxury machine he would always expect noteworthy ergonomics and how the vehicle goes on uneven path. In today’s generation, most of the luxury car makers push their limits to improve their suspension system and provide an unbelievable ride quality to the occupants, the best examples … Continue reading Audi’s Pro-Active Suspension System
Rulers : These are the most common tools we all can have. Nothing like a normal half-foot or one foot scale, you can also use the measuring tape. But they do not give us the measuring accuracy as they are more suited to simpler and day-to-day tasks. Although they can always come in handy. … Continue reading Must-have Automotive Tools
Since the dawn of automobiles to now, they have come a long long way ahead. In terms of technology, aesthetics and performance. So much ahead that now the automobile manufacturers have to limit the true potential of their vehicle's performance, just to keep it under control because the way accidents are happening anyone and everyone … Continue reading Brakes : From Drums To Discs
We all periodically change our engine oils to protect and improve the life of our vehicles and their engines. But how much do we really know about it? A lot of us just follow what our mechanics ask us to do or what the company service centers do. But like us, there are many who … Continue reading Is your engine oil harming your vehicle?
These days as car-makers are finding new techniques to enhance the fuel efficiency of the cars, Volkswagen has introduced a large range of new technologies aiming to eke out better fuel efficiency from gasoline, electric and hybrid power-trains. These technologies are ‘Coasting – Engine Off’ micro hybrid system and compact three-cylinder engine powered by natural … Continue reading Is this Volkswagen’s plan to compensate for Diesel-Gate?