What is that Chattering Sound? You may have heard it. When it’s hot outside and you are slowly driving up a hill and, all the sudden, you hear a curious chattering sound emanating from underneath the hood. If you let up on the gas, the noise seems to go away, but push the pedal down and the chattering starts up agai
Back in 1985 Volker SCHMIDT started a kind of cult with the establishment of SCHMIDT Felgan company. Throughout the years, the brand has proved itself worthy with the numerous lucky vehicles that received neat upgrades and changes. Even today SCHMIDT Felgan company is well-known among automobile tuning freaks and they all would gladly tell you that is one of a kind experience to have your car tweaked by the hands of these magicians! And to
Back in the pre-emissions regulation days, cars and trucks pumped out a lot of air pollution. Since it was particularly severe in some areas of the country, individual states started mandating maximum allowable emissions levels within their territories. The first to do so was the state of California in 1968; others soon jumped in. By the early '70s, the federal government stepped in and started phasing-in even more restrictive emissions standards for the entire country. According to our sources
Here’s the story of General Motor’s diesel V8, which highlights one of the silliest things done in automotive history: During the mid-1970s, meeting new federal EPA emissions regulations was resulting in issues for car manufacturers and their dealerships. The solution, at least to some General Motors executives, was to rush some diesel engines to the marketplace. According to StorkAuto, this was probably because diesels were not subject to the same emissions requirements as gasoline ones.
The well-respected professionals at MR Car Design from Erftstadt strikes again! As you may know, these fine gentlemen are a sort of magicians with incredible powers in the field of exclu-sive tuning and refinement of sports and luxury vehicles. And here they are proudly revealing their latest creation: Lifestyle. This is a Ford truck that has undergone some comprehensive tun-ing program and now catches the eye with some incredible features. So, l
The Benefits of Diesel Over Petrol As you begin the process of shopping for a truck the question of diesel versus petrol is bound to come up. Many trucks are available in diesel only, and for people who have never had diesel you may be wondering what the benefits are. Diesel actually has all kinds of advantages, as we will take a closer look and discover. This could also explain why diesel is seeing such a huge rise in popularity in places such as Europe and Australia. It's All About the Milea
There is something special in the bond between an artist and a client. It is a sort of art that can lead to beautiful results and stunning pictures. Having mastered this art, the magicians of Vilner proudly reveal their latest project: 2010 Acura MDX that is especially reshaped to please even the most demanding. In thi
Our friends from Carbon Motors showcase their latest and most appealing project. A lucky Audi RS4 B5 (from 1999 until 2001) has received some wonderful updates and changes. These not only refresh the authentic looks, but also contribute to some more elegance and neat road stance. However, our tuning friends from Bulgaria have not just revived some already old school looks from the dead. They also have added a bit of fresh changes and upgrades tha