How Turbochargers Work – Part 2

Reading Time: 5 minutes Where does the extra power come from? Turbochargers give a car more power, but that extra power is not coming directly from the waste exhaust gas—and that sometimes confuses people. With a turbocharger, we harness […]


How Turbochargers Work – Part 1

Reading Time: 4 minutes There’s no such thing as a perfect invention: we can always make something better, cheaper, more efficient, or more environmentally friendly. Take the internal combustion engine. You might think it’s remarkable that a machine powered […]


Photo of the Week #31 – 2001 BMW Z8

Reading Time: < 1 minute The BMW Z8 is a roadster produced by German automotive manufacturer BMW from 2000 to 2003. The Z8 was developed under the codename “E52” between 1993 and 1999, through the efforts of a design team […]