Monthly Archives: September 2014

VR-12 and Entire Racing Community to Go Big at SEMA 2014 – Come by Booth # 16321

VR-12 and Entire Racing Community to Go Big at SEMA 2014 – Come by Booth # 16321

Photo: Some rights reserved by Absolute Perfection Media As big race fans that we are, always helping our fellow drivers cross the finish line with, VR-12, Cooling System Protection, we are looking forward to all that SEMA has to offer this year in the racing department. It promises to be a very exciting show. When you come be sure to check out our booth Nr. 16321 at the North Hall near the Registration Area. We’ll see you there! Racing & Performance The Show’s largest section brings the international racing community together. From turbochargers and superchargers to exhausts and headers, … Continue reading

Affordable Hybrids in the near future from Suzuki

Affordable Hybrids in the near future from Suzuki

Photo: Some rights reserved by WillVision Photography The Japanese automobile giant is thinking about the future and the sustainability of our environment. Maruti Suzuki makes a conscious effort of improving the fuel efficiency of their engines. They are constantly on the hunt to finding new and innovative ways for their future products. “It is no more a concept. The real work is under way and the hybrid technology development is at an advanced stage,” said one of the people. “A large part of the development is happening in Japan and key inputs from Indian R&D engineers are also being … Continue reading

Prepare your car for Autumn

Prepare your car for Autumn

Photo: Some rights reserved by eschipul – It is important to maintain the correct tire pressure for your vehicle during the fall and winter. Not only for safety purposes but also proper tire inflation can improve gas mileage between three and ten percent when maintained properly. – Be sure to check your tires tread depth, and look over each tire for any bulges or bald spots.  The performance of your car tires is critical to the safety, performance and efficiency of your vehicle. – Keep your battery connections clean, tight, and corrosion free. Batteries do not always give warning … Continue reading

Vettel and Heidfeld have different opinions regarding Formula E

Vettel and Heidfeld have different opinions regarding Formula E

Photo: Some rights reserved by Dave Hamster The FIA-sanctioned Formula E championship is due to start next year with 10 teams racing in 10 city centres around the world. Formula One teams McLaren and Williams are involved as technology partners in the consortium building the cars for the series while retired four times world champion Alain Prost is linked to one of the teams. The new series, featuring nearly silent cars and an impressive collection of teams and drivers, will commence a global tour of street circuits starting with Beijing in September. But according to Vettel: “I think it’s … Continue reading

New Hampshire Auto Show

New Hampshire Auto Show

Photo: Some rights reserved by Bob Jagendorf Friday, October 24 through Sunday, October 26, 2014 Location NH Sportsplex 68 Technology Drive Bedford, NH 03110 603.641.1313 Hours Friday 12 noon – 9 pm Saturday 10 am – 9 pm Sunday 10 am – 5 pm Admission Pricing   Adults (13 & over) $7 Seniors (62 & over) $6 Military (active duty with ID) FREE Children (7–12)* $5 Children (6 & under) FREE Family Day (12 and under)* FREE *Family Day is Sunday, October 26 All children 12 & under admitted FREE with paying adult or active duty military adult (ID required). Receive … Continue reading

Formula One Radio Ban Controversy

Formula One Radio Ban Controversy

Photo: Some rights reserved by Michael Elleray SINGAPORE — As the Formula One season exits Europe and heads to Asia for this weekend’s Singapore Grand Prix, teams and drivers are preparing for a new challenge, with the sport now banning a large amount of radio messages during races. The change comes in response to fan disquiet about the increasingly remote-control nature of the sport. Teams, with reams of available data during races, have been determining race strategy and the appropriate car settings to carry it out, with drivers simply pressing the buttons on the steering wheel to adjust their … Continue reading

VR-12 gives you SEMA 2013′s Highlights! – Come by Booth # 16321

VR-12 gives you SEMA 2013′s Highlights! – Come by Booth # 16321

VR-12 shares this video with you, summing up last SEMA’s Highlights for you to get excited and register for this year’s Show. It’s going to be amazing, and VR-12 will be there. Be sure to come by our booth Nr. 16321 in the North Hall near the Registation Area.

Orange County Auto Show-Anaheim

Orange County Auto Show-Anaheim

Photo: Some rights reserved by kristin_a (Meringue Bake Shop) Anaheim Convention Center     |    Anaheim, USA    |    02-05 Oct 2014 Orange County Auto Show-Anaheim, organized at the 800 West Katella Avenue, is an automobile show in Anaheim, USA. It is an excellent platform for automotive industry executives, manufacturers to generate good business fortunes through unparalleled exposure to automobile fraternity, cross-fertilization of ideas and an opportunity to present their proposition to consumers. Companies like Suzuki, Chrysler, Ford are some of the exhibitors of the Orange County Auto Show. From: 10times.com

Peugeot’s new Hybrid Air vehicle

Peugeot’s new Hybrid Air vehicle

Photo: Some rights reserved by Benoit cars A car that runs on air? Peugeot is working on it. The French automaker revealed its Hybrid Air technology last year and will showcase the 208 Hybrid 2L Demonstrator car at the Paris Motor Show next month. The latest iteration of the Hybrid Air design complements the gasoline-air powertrain with weight- and drag-cutting measures to offer fuel economy in the range of 117 mpg (2 L/100km), which is well above the 81 mpg (2.9 L/100km) it was quoting last year. Motorists will be able to use zero-emissions air power for lower-speed driving … Continue reading

Red Bull denies seat swap for Alonso

Red Bull denies seat swap for Alonso

Photo: Some rights reserved by taka_suzuki Before the long-haul flight to Singapore, world champion Sebastian Vettel and his team have denied the latest sensational ‘silly season’ rumour. Germany’s Sport Bild reports on Tuesday that dissatisfied Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso could take Vettel’s place at Red Bull for 2015, in a straight ‘swap’ deal with the fabled Maranello team. Vettel immediately denied it. “There is nothing new,” he said.  “I have a contract with Red Bull and I’m happy where I am.” Earlier reports, however, had suggested the deal was done, and would be announced on Tuesday. Dr Helmut Marko … Continue reading