Archive for the ‘automobiles’ Category

The 2009 Nissan 370z is the first production car to offer a computerized rev-matching manual transmission.  This is the perfect car for all those drivers who don’t want to spend years refining their heel and toe technique to get the perfect downshift.  Simply press a button and the computer will take into account the speed […]

Here is one of my favorite episodes of Top Gear where they challenge the Germans (D-Motor).   Click here for the video.

0-60 in 4.0 seconds and a top speed of 194MPH and some sweet technology poured into this machine: “That engine rests on magnetorheological engine mounts, meaning the mounts can go from heavy dampers to keep things smooth in the cabin to solid bricks with no flex, transmitting every ounce of power to the wheels. That […]