Archivos por mes: agosto 2017

Check Out How F1 Cars Keep Cool

Check Out How F1 Cars Keep Cool

Thanks to the advent of turbochargers, big inter-cooler radiators enter the F1 vernacular since 2014. Where will they be sited? And how large they be? Craig Scarborough talks us through the radiator layouts – and talks, too, about the problems of keeping all the electrics at manageable temperatures. Continuar leyendo

ARCA: Austin Theriault wins Road America thriller.

ARCA: Austin Theriault wins Road America thriller.

ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (Aug. 27, 2017) — What looked like a full course Austin Cindric runaway turned into a last-lap Austin Theriault takeaway Sunday afternoon at Road America. Theriault, in Ken Schrader’s No. 52 Ford, steered through two last-lap incidents and came out the winner of the wild ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards Road America 100. “We were lucky and smart today,” said Theriault. “We made the least amount of mistakes. I knew those guys were fast in front of me and behind me. It came down to not overdoing it, especially on that last lap. Everybody was … Continuar leyendo

Some Insight To Cooling Systems In Race Cars

Some Insight To Cooling Systems In Race Cars

There are many ways for a race engine to have cooling problems. The air/fuel mixture has a definite bearing on engine heat. A lean mixture will burn hotter. The type of fuel is important, too. Continuar leyendo

What Are Pressurized Cooling Systems?

What Are Pressurized Cooling Systems?

VR-12 Racing Coolant is designed by racers, and proven to work for both racers, and engine builders. Continuar leyendo

ARCA: Kyle Benjamin takes Winchester ARCA 200 checkers.

ARCA: Kyle Benjamin takes Winchester ARCA 200 checkers.

WINCHESTER, Ind. (Aug. 6, 2017) — It would have been difficult to hold off Kyle Benjamin over the course of 200 laps Sunday afternoon at Winchester Speedway, and in the end it proved impossible. Continuar leyendo

How to Diagnose a Cooling System Problem

How to Diagnose a Cooling System Problem

Visually Inspecting Your Coolant System Continuar leyendo

Cool an Overheated Engine

Cool an Overheated Engine

Knowing how to cool an overheated engine is an important skill for any licensed driver. Continuar leyendo