Monthly Archives: January 2016

How to Maintain Your Own Car’s Cooling System

How to Maintain Your Own Car’s Cooling System

Photo: Some rights reserved by rajivvishwa The cooling system of most new car models are composed of the radiator and its fan, the water pump, thermostat and sensors, as well as the fluids. These components work as a team to reduce and maintain the engine’s heat level at tolerable rates. Steps Observe the rise and fall of the car’s engine temperature.The first thing you should do before checking the components of the car’s cooling system is to observe the constant rise and fall of the engine’s temperature. You can do this by observing the rate of temperature increase while … Continue reading

VR-12 and ARCA Races in 2016

VR-12 and ARCA Races in 2016

We are very excited to announce that we’re sponsoring ARCA races in 2016. Not only is it an exciting series of racing events but also it’s a chance to test what VR-12 can do for your car’s cooling system and overall performance. These drivers will take their cars and VR-12 to the limit, and we are sure they will notice the difference right away. So if you want to keep up with everything VR-12, follow us on social media and don’t miss this year’s ARCA Races! From: arcaracing.com

ARCA 2016 Schedule

ARCA 2016 Schedule

Photo: Some rights reserved by lewismd13 TOLEDO, Ohio – November 25, 2015) – The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards will race 20 times in 2016, including eight races on superspeedways, nine on short tracks, two on dirt and one on a road course. The full schedule has been announced over the last few weeks. The season will mark the third consecutive season with a 20-race schedule. ARCA raced 21 races in 2013 and 19 in 2011 and 2012. “We are pleased to announce our full and complete schedule,” ARCA President Ron Drager said. “We feel we have once … Continue reading

Philadelphia Auto Show

Philadelphia Auto Show

Photo: Some rights reserved by jasonb42882 2016 Show Information 700 rides. 40 brands. 9 day. 1 place. With over 700,000 square feet to explore, you’re sure to Find Your Next! Show Dates: Saturday, January 30 – Sunday, February 7, 2016 Show Hours: Saturdays: 9AM – 10PM Sunday 1/31: 9AM – 8PM Weekdays: 12NOON – 10PM Sunday 2/7: 9AM – 6PM Show Location: The Pennsylvania Convention Center 1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia PA 19107 Driving Directions | Transit Directions SPECIAL FEATURES While you’re at the Show, be sure to check out these attractions! The Hottest Aftermarket Showcase Located in it’s own 125,000 … Continue reading

Greenmeter: iPhone App For Driving Green

Greenmeter: iPhone App For Driving Green

Photo: Some rights reserved by Janitors Featured in the NY TImes, LA Times, Wired Autopia, and other publications, greenMeter is an app for the iPhone and iPod Touch that computes your vehicle’s power and fuel usage characteristics and evaluates your driving to increase efficiency, reduce fuel consumption and cost, and lower your environmental impact. Results are displayed in real time, while driving, to give instantaneous feedback. Though it’s most effective on the road, you can learn from greenMeter even before you get in the car. By tipping the device forward and backward to simulate acceleration, you can see the … Continue reading

London Classic Car Show 2016

London Classic Car Show 2016

Photo: Some rights reserved by Jon’s pics Date: 18 – 21 February, 2016 Venue: Excel London About The Show The London Classic Car Show is the must attend event for any discerning classic car owner, collector, expert or enthusiast. Bringing together an international celebration of the very best dealers, manufacturers, car clubs and products it’s the perfect day out for all. Set in London’s premier events venue, one of the show’s unique and most crowd pleasing features is an indoor driving runway where classic cars are fired up and driven. This is the only place to see, hear and … Continue reading

How to Seal a Leaking Radiator

How to Seal a Leaking Radiator

Photo: Some rights reserved by ** RCB ** A leak in your radiator can result in losing enough coolant to cause your vehicle to overheat, but there are other indications that you may be losing coolant. If you keep your eyes peeled for signs that your radiator is leaking, you may be able to repair it before it becomes an issue. There are a number of ways to seal small cracks and holes in radiators that you can utilize to get back on the road with minimal hassle. There are even a few tricks that can work in an … Continue reading

Indy Car in 2016

Indy Car in 2016

Photo: Some rights reserved by micurs The 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series season represents the 105th season of American open wheel racing and the 21st season of the IndyCar Series. It includes the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500, set for May 29. Scott Dixon entered as the reigning drivers’ champion, while Chevrolet entered the season as the reigning Manufacturer’s champion. Confirmed teams and drivers Team Engine No. Driver(s) Round(s) AJ Foyt Enterprises Honda 14 Takuma Sato All 41 Jack Hawksworth All Andretti Autosport Honda 26 Carlos Muñoz All 27 Marco Andretti All 28 Ryan Hunter-Reay All CFH Racing Chevrolet … Continue reading

2016 Canadian International AutoShow

2016 Canadian International AutoShow

Photo: Some rights reserved by Ian Muttoo Venue: Metro Toronto Convention Centre Date: Feb 12 – Feb 21, 2016 The Canadian International AutoShow, CIAS for short, is Canada’s largest auto show and most prestigious consumer event in Canada. This event has been held in Toronto, Ontario since 1974 and is currently located in the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. It is a major tourist attraction and is extremely popular in Ontario and much of Western New York state, bringing in an average of 300,000 visitors throughout its showing. The Show takes place in February on an annual basis. The Canadian … Continue reading

Nvidia Dominates Behind The Curtains At Upcoming Car Tech

Nvidia Dominates Behind The Curtains At Upcoming Car Tech

Photo: Some rights reserved by ghalfacree Monday evening, graphics pioneers Nvidia (NVDA) held their press conference for the Consumer Electronics Show at the Four Seasons hotel in Las Vegas, getting a jump on the main press day, Tuesday, as the company traditionally does. Chief executive Jen-Hsun Huang appeared onstage and immediately launches into a discussion of cars. The company had a year ago at the show unveiled a self-driving car computer, he said. He reminds the audience that “hand coding” would not suffice, and that “deep learning” would have to take over, assisted by real-time computation. That’s super-computing technology, … Continue reading