Tag: Automobiles

Le Mans: The Longest 24 hours

Le Mans: The Longest 24 hours

Since the provenience of the Automobile Cosmos we have seen myriad of innovations and technological advancements. And at the medial of it lies Racing. If you think that racing is just a few cracked heads putting their bodies and life on the line to be the fastest; then you need to expand your horizon because … Continue reading Le Mans: The Longest 24 hours

Differentials – What They Do

Differentials – What They Do

One of the finest inventions in the automobile industry- the differential. What does it do? Let’s have a look. The differential is a component widely used in rear-wheel drive, four wheel drive and all-wheel drive vehicle setups. To understand its concept, let’s imagine a circular running track with 2 lanes. The inner lane is shorter … Continue reading Differentials – What They Do

Audi’s Pro-Active Suspension System

Audi’s Pro-Active Suspension System

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

Brakes – From Drums To Discs

Brakes – From Drums To Discs

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

Things you should NOT do in a brand new vehicle

Things you should NOT do in a brand new vehicle

You and your friend have the same car but his/her is performing better and returning better efficiency? And you keep wondering why this is happening? Your break-in period might just have made all the difference. a. What is break-in period? A newly manufactured engine that hasn’t been run at all, needs to be taken care … Continue reading Things you should NOT do in a brand new vehicle

Is your engine oil harming your vehicle?

Is your engine oil harming your vehicle?

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?

What are Naturally Aspirated, Turbo-charged and Super-charged Engines?

What are Naturally Aspirated, Turbo-charged and Super-charged Engines?

We keep hearing words like "turbocharged" and "supercharged" engines all the time. How are they different from naturally aspirated engines? Firstly let us understand what a naturally aspirated engine means. When an engine has no form of forced induction (turbocharger or supercharger), it is called a naturally aspirated engine. The air-fuel mixture goes into the … Continue reading What are Naturally Aspirated, Turbo-charged and Super-charged Engines?