Monthly Archives: June 2014

Car Battery Maintenance

Car Battery Maintenance

Photo: Some rights reserved by pasukaru76 Though it may appear to be one of those things that ‘takes care of itself’, checking your car battery on a regular basis should be an important part of your car care routine, along with checking the tire, the wipers, and all of the essential motor fluids. Car batteries can reduce in performance over time and even become corroded – meaning you might be unable to start your car which could potentially leave you stranded. Luckily maintaining your cars battery is really simple and requires no techinical knowledge or expertise to do. So … Continue reading

The Lester Buildings 100L with VR-12!

The Lester Buildings 100L with VR-12!

On Saturday June 28th, 2014 we’ll have a new ARCA Midwest Tour Event: The Lester Buildings 100L. It will take place at the Dells Raceway PARK in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin.

Classic Car Show & Autojumble

Classic Car Show & Autojumble

Photo: Some rights reserved by experience Madeira, Algarve, Brazil !! Sunday 17th August 2014 The 2014 Classic Car Show will be on Sunday 17th August 2014 at the usual venue of the Cranleigh Showground. If you’ve not been to our car show before you are in for a treat! During the course of the day we have around 1,700 classic vehicles of all shapes and sizes, from motorcycles to massive commercial and military vehicles. Classic vehicles, clubs arena events, autojumble, stands, food, drink and attractions for the kids There are autojumble, trade and craft stands plus food, drink, and … Continue reading

Daniel Ricciardo snatches win from Mercedes F1 in Canadian Grand Prix stunner

Daniel Ricciardo snatches win from Mercedes F1 in Canadian Grand Prix stunner

Photo: Some rights reserved by ongchihang By Max Prince After six consecutive F1 victories, Mercedes-AMG seemed all but invincible heading into Montreal. But a chink in the Silver Arrow’s armor was exposed at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, and it was Daniel Ricciardo of Red Bull leaving a heat-soaked 2014 Canadian Grand Prix with his first F1 win. Early on, the race looked like it would follow a familiar storyline, with the Mercedes drivers battling each other far ahead of the pack. But a stunning, simultaneous loss of engine power left both cars limping, and Lewis Hamilton was forced to retire … Continue reading

SEMA 2014 Floor Plan – VR-12 will be there at Booth # 16321!

SEMA 2014 Floor Plan – VR-12 will be there at Booth # 16321!

One of our favorite events, and a show we’ve been exhibiting for several years. It’s the event we all look forward to each year: SEMA 2014. This year we’ll be located at the North Hall near the registration area in booth Nr. 16321. Be sure to attend and stop by so you can see what our powerful product is all about, what we’ve been up to this past year and what we have planned for the future. Our goal is to grow each day and have more and more people find out about us, because we feel we bring … Continue reading

The Highway to Hydrogen Cars

The Highway to Hydrogen Cars

By Jane Engelsiepen, March 31, 2014 This sporty Mercedes sedan gets about 200 miles per fill-up, using compressed hydrogen fuel cells to power the car’s electric motor. A fuel cell electric vehicle is refueled, rather than recharged. Best of all, water vapor is its only tailpipe emission. Mercedes and Honda are now leasing fuel cell cars in California, with Hyundai, Toyota and Honda releasing new models in 2014 and 2015. The success of the commercial roll-out of the hydrogen car may depend on California, the largest car market in the U.S., where there are already several hundred fuel cell … Continue reading

Grant Enfinger, RoushYates and VR-12 win this past Saturday ARCA Race

Grant Enfinger, RoushYates and VR-12 win this past Saturday ARCA Race

(ELKO, Minnesota – Saturday June 21, 2014) – Grant Enfinger said he had a rocket ship from the start Saturday night at Elko Speedway. That rocket ship, otherwise known as the No. 90 Triple K Construction-Casite-Ford and how he cruised into victory lane in the Akona 250 presented by Federated Car Care. It was Enfinger’s fourth win of the 2014 season, three of them on a short track with VR-12 and Roush Yates.

Enfinger Victorious at Elko Speedway with VR-12 Cooling System Protection

Enfinger Victorious at Elko Speedway with VR-12 Cooling System Protection

Mooresville, NC (June 23, 2014) Roush Yates Engines earned another noted victory in the ARCA series with Grant Enfinger and team BCR winning the Akona 250 at Elko Speedway in Minnesota on Saturday night. This win puts Roush Yates and Enfinger back in the lead for the 2014 ARCA Racing Series Championship. In a post-race interview Enfinger stated, “I have to thank team owners Howard and Paula Bixman, we have established a great short track program at Team BCR. It’s definitely the best car I’ve ever had.” VR-12 Cooling System Protection provided Enfinger and a number of other ARCA … Continue reading

Vodafone buys Italian car technology company Cobra Automotive for £115m

Vodafone buys Italian car technology company Cobra Automotive for £115m

Photo: Some rights reserved by jonoakley Deal for debt-laden software company will accelerate connected car strategy, as Vodafone seeks growth outside traditional mobile markets By Christopher Williams, Technology, Media and Telecoms Editor 12:04PM BST 16 Jun 2014 from telegraph.co.uk Vodafone will acquire Cobra Automotive in a deal that will value the Italian car technology company at €145 million (£115m), as it seeks growth outside its traditional mobile markets. Cobra’s major shareholders, who own nearly 74pc of the equity, have agreed to the €1.49 per share offer, which represents a premium of more than 50pc on Friday’s closing price. Mobile … Continue reading

How to Blend Car Paint (Spot Repair)

How to Blend Car Paint (Spot Repair)

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