Monthly Archives: December 2016

Tips To Remove Rust In Your Car

Tips To Remove Rust In Your Car

Photo: Some rights reserved by Derek Bridges Remove the rust from your car and prevent it from forming with these tips. It’s important to keep your car clean and in top shape to improve not only its performance but also its durability. From:Scotty Kilmer

How Car Cooling Systems Work in Your Car

How Car Cooling Systems Work in Your Car

Photo: Some rights reserved by James G. Milles Learn all there is to know about your car’s cooling system. This video explains how it works and all the different auto parts that come into play. From: technicaltraining1

Winter Driving & Maintenance Tips

Winter Driving & Maintenance Tips

Photo: Some rights reserved by ansik Maintain and prepare your car for the cold weather. Some changes should be applied to your regular maintenance schedule and practices so that you’re ready for the road. From: Northants Emergencies

What’s Next For Formula E 2016-17 Season

What’s Next For Formula E 2016-17 Season

Photo: Some rights reserved by Dave Hamster The 2016–17 FIA Formula E season is the third and current season of the FIA Formula E championship beginning on 9 October 2016 in Hong Kong. Sebastien Buemi is the defending drivers champion and Renault e.dams is the defending teams champion. Teams and drivers Team Manufacturer Powertrain No. Drivers Rounds DS Virgin Racing Spark-Citroën Virgin DSV-02 2 Sam Bird 1–2 37 José María López 1–2 NextEV NIO Spark-NEXTEV NEXTEV TCR Formula 002 3 Nelson Piquet Jr. 1–2 88 Oliver Turvey 1–2 Venturi Formula E Team Spark-Venturi Venturi VM200-FE-02 4 Stephane Sarrazin 1–2 … Continue reading

Need Help Locating Your Coolant Leak?

Need Help Locating Your Coolant Leak?

Photo: Some rights reserved by andymudrak Sometimes when you discover that your cooling system is leaking coolant, it’s hard to find where it’s coming from. Check out the video below to learn a simple way to find the coolant leak: From: Oz Mechanics

Hampton Roads International Auto Show 2017

Hampton Roads International Auto Show 2017

Photo: Some rights reserved by GoToVan 2017 Hampton Roads International Auto Show Information Public Show Dates and Hours Friday, January 13 through Sunday, January 15, 2017 Friday, January 13 10 AM – 10 PM Saturday, January 14 10 AM – 10 PM Sunday, January 15 10 AM – 6 PM Show Location The Virginia Beach Convention Center 1000 19th Street Virginia Beach, VA 23451 757.385.2000 Show Office Location and Hours of Operation The office is located on the lower level of the convention center across from public entrance. Friday, January 13, 2017 9 AM – 10 PM Saturday, January … Continue reading

Hybrid Car Tips For Fuel Efficiency and Performance

Hybrid Car Tips For Fuel Efficiency and Performance

Tips to maximize your fuel efficiency while using a hybrid car. Check out the video below for more information: From:Toyota USA

What Is Coolant/Antifreeze?

What Is Coolant/Antifreeze?

Photo: Some rights reserved by lungstruck A coolant is a fluid which flows through or around a device to prevent the device from overheating, transferring the heat produced by the device to other devices that either use or dissipate it. An ideal coolant has high thermal capacity, low viscosity, is low-cost, non-toxic, chemically inert, and neither causes nor promotes corrosion of the cooling system. Some applications also require the coolant to be an electrical insulator. While the term coolant is commonly used in automotive and HVAC applications, in industrial processing heat transfer fluid is one technical term more often … Continue reading

IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship 2017 Schedule

IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship 2017 Schedule

Photo: Some rights reserved by Dave Hamster Racing has always been a part of VR-12 and now more than ever. Update your calendars so that you don’t miss your favorite racing events in 2017. 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Schedule Date                 Event (Duration) / Venue                                                          Classes / Duration Jan. 26-29 Rolex 24 At Daytona Daytona International Speedway – Daytona Beach, FL P/PC/GTLM/GTD 24 Hours March 15-18 Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida Sebring International Raceway – Sebring, FL P/PC/GTLM/GTD 12 Hours April 7-8 BUBBA burger SpotsCar Grand Prix at Long Beach Long Beach, CA … Continue reading

How To Prepare Your Car For The Winter Weather

How To Prepare Your Car For The Winter Weather

Whether your city has mild weather in winter or heavy snow, it’s important to prepare yourself and your car so that it’s in top shape when you’re driving and it doesn’t break down or require any repairs. From:Engineering Explained