Sports Cars for Tall Drivers
Race Car Drivers / November 10, 2019

Sports Cars for Tall Drivers

Also see: While luxury cars tend to offer more comfortable front seats than non-premium cars do—not to mention all kinds of power adjustments—they don’t necessarily offer more room. In fact, with sleek styling that’s meant to woo well-to-do customers, headroom is often more limiting in luxo vehicles. That’s ironic, since numerous studies have shown that tall people…

Race Car Names List
Racing / November 5, 2019

Race Car Names List

Getting behind the wheel of a car, for some, means assuming a whole new personality as if it were some kind of subconscious alter ego. While it’s important to maintain safety on the road, some people cannot help but to feel like a whole different person, seemingly invincible. We’ve all seen that guy who likes to weave in and out of traffic, only to be stopped at the…

List of Famous Race Car drivers
Race Car Drivers / October 31, 2019

List of Famous Race Car drivers

Alain Prost Alain Prost is a famous French racing driver. A four-time Formula One Drivers’ Champion, only Michael Schumacher (seven-time championship) has equalled or surpassed his number of titles. From 1987 until 2001, Prost held the record for most Grand Prix victories. In 1, Prost received the World Sports Awards of the Century in the motor sport category. During…

Cars Remote Control Race Track
Racing / October 26, 2019

Cars Remote Control Race Track

HUNTINGTON BEACH – At the signal, race cars take off on a clay terrain, zooming on an irregular track that’s loaded with obstacles. As they fly into the air from jumps or make turns, they periodically flip over, but no one becomes worried about the driver’s safety. Some spectators even laugh at the accident. That’s because the driver is standing on an elevated platform…

High End Sports Cars Brands
Sports Cars / October 21, 2019

High End Sports Cars Brands

A luxury car is considered the peak of driving comfort and aspires to provide the most rewarding sensation of motoring. Based on the oddity and expense of early automobiles, the luxury car category was actually one of the first vehicle types established. One key element of a luxury car is their higher cost to conventional automobiles. Brand prestige, but also technology…

World Fastest Sports Car
Sports Cars / October 16, 2019

World Fastest Sports Car

That’s a lot of information (and nationalities) in one paragraph so let’s break it down. NextEV is part of a new wave in electric carmakers that are hoping to challenge Tesla as the top seller in the market. Others include, Lucid Motors, and the now-bankrupt Fisker Karma. But whether any can hope to topple Tesla from its top perch will depend entirely on their ability…

Orlando Car Racing
Racing / October 11, 2019

Orlando Car Racing

A screenshot from the World of Outlaws Craftsman sprint car series 2016 DIRTcar Nationals at Volusia Speedway. Sprint car racing is one of the most dangerous short-track racing sports with less regulations, according to race experts. The lightweight but powerful winged cars drive on smaller dirt tracks at speeds of more than 100 mph. According to a 2013 New York Times…

Pagani Zonda Race Car
Racing / October 6, 2019

Pagani Zonda Race Car

A worldwide economic recession? You don’t say. Italian supercar manufacturer Pagani is certainly moving ahead with business as usual as it debuts its $1.8 million Zonda R at the 2009 Geneva auto show. The catch, however, is that it’s not street-legal, and is intended only for private track days. This is actually the second appearance of the Zonda R in Geneva. A prototype…

Best Daily Driver Sports Car
Race Car Drivers / October 1, 2019

Best Daily Driver Sports Car

Milton Chu was driving to the grocery store when his passenger asked him, “Doesn’t that noise bother you?” “What noise?” he said, listening for a rattle or knock he hadn’t noticed before. “The engine. It’s so loud.” Chu was accustomed to the stirring V-8 aria because the Ferrari California was his daily driver. By the time he traded it in, he’d accumulated 77, miles…

Insurance for a Sports Car
Sports Cars / September 26, 2019

Insurance for a Sports Car

Heavy on horsepower–but often light on fuel efficiency–sports cars have played a significant role in automotive culture since Ferdinand Porsche was credited with designing one of the first, The “Prince Henry Vauxhall” in 1910. In America, Ford, Chrysler and General Motors have produced dozens of sports and “muscle” cars which have infiltrated American culture as a…

Ferrari Race Car drivers
Race Car Drivers / September 21, 2019

Ferrari Race Car drivers

Ferrari will have two crowned champions at the helm when it wheels its cars to the grid for the 2014 Australian Grand Prix – a first in world championship terms since Italy 1953, when Alberto Ascari and Nino Farina formed part of a six-strong line-up at Monza. The team has hired many illustrious names before and since, but which 20 most capture the essence of Ferrari?…

Racing Car Dynamics
Racing / September 16, 2019

Racing Car Dynamics

Written for both the engineer and the automobile enthusiast, RCVD explores the engineering details governing the motions of automobiles in general and race cars in particular. Topics addressed include: Tire behavior, Aerodynamics, Steady-State and Transient Stability & Control, Wheel Load analysis, Steering Systems, Suspensions, Dampers, Force-Moment analysis…

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