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Cavalier Engine Runs But Car Won't Move

04/25/2015 by Anonymous Poster
Dear Gurus, the engine on my cavalier runs OK and I can get it into gear but it just doesn't seem to move.
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Last comment 04/27/2015 by Wal
 

Big Lizzie Tractors

04/22/2015 by WAWAUS
Have any of you seen or heard of "BIG LIZZIE" ..... have a look at the following link: Big Lizzie Tractor
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Last comment 04/23/2015 by Unredundant
 

Land Speed Records And a Fatality - 1829-30

04/15/2015 by PWSlack
The reaction is the same every time: a tingling feeling at the back of the neck and an excitement that has recurred on every visit since childhood....
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Last comment 04/16/2015 by Unredundant
 

More Hyperloop, Its Coming

04/08/2015 by Fredski
https://youtu.be/Klla4de0KFc here comes the initial 5 miles in California
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P1 and 918 Duke It Out!

04/03/2015 by Fredski
two of my favorite cars( I'd take the Porsche) incredible head to head battle of the hybridshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3fnTZKvX5jg
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Last comment 04/08/2015 by PFR
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MotorBeat

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Silicon Valley to Dominate the Auto Industry in the Future

04/21/2015 by Jordan Perch
It's becoming increasingly obvious that the auto industry is ripe for a disruption, with many signs indicating that automakers are on the verge of los...
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Views: 112, Comments: 4
Last comment 04/22/2015 by Brave Sir Robin

Cheap Gas Boosts SUV Sales

04/16/2015 by Jordan Perch
One of the effects that were expected when gas prices started dropping six months ago, was increased demand for SUVs and other gas-guzzling vehicles,...
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Last comment 04/21/2015 by Autobroker

Is Apple Working on a Self-Driving Car that Will Rival Google's?

04/06/2015 by Jordan Perch
Although Apple has been forging ties with the auto industry for a while now, they have all been about the tech giant providing automakers with infotai...
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Views: 55, Comments: 0
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Automotive Technology

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Cars Go Optoelectronic

04/17/2015 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Optoelectronics - including LEDs, optocouplers, and infrared components - have increasingly supplanted more conventional electronics, especially in au...
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Printing a Car

04/14/2015 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Is it feasible to print a car? That's the question the 3D Printed Car Design Challenge recently took on. Using a 2 x 4 x 0.9 m printer capable of depo...
Views: 99, Comments: 1
Last comment 04/14/2015 by Smoothy

Autonomous Cars: More Questions Than Answers

04/01/2015 by HUSH
At this point, autonomous cars are a given, right? Pretty much every automotive discussion needs to involve the impending availability of driverless...
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Last comment 04/04/2015 by Rixter
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Hemmings Motor News Blog

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Ranch-Fresh Texas Collection Heads to Auction in Indianapolis

04/23/2015 by dstrohl
In the 1970s, Jack, who prefers not to give his last name, moved from Wisconsin to the Texas Hill Country with his wife, in an effort to improve h...
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Commie Cruiser: What Could Be Brezhnev’s ZiL 114 Limousine Comes Up For Auction

04/22/2015 by dstrohl
The only scrap of evidence that ties the 1977 ZiL 114 limousine coming up for auction in Germany later this month to former Communist leader Leoni...
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Views: 162, Comments: 2
Last comment 04/24/2015 by Wal

Italian Bodies, American Hearts: When Chevrolet V-8s Powered Ferraris

04/21/2015 by dstrohl
0024 - 166 MM: Numero Uno This is the earliest known Ferrari to later be re-engined with a Chevy V-8. It was the 1949 Paris Motor Show car presente...
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Last comment 04/22/2015 by tonyhemet
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Lightweighting Vehicles Using Aerospace Techniques

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Metals producers are gearing up for increased sales based on Ford's decision to make an aluminum F-150 this year. (Read more.) Automakers are eager t...
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Flexible Honing for Ford Small Block Engines

12/04/2012 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
by Brush Research
Small Block Ford Engines are V8 power-plants sold by aftermarket auto parts suppliers and by Ford Motor Company itself. Originally built at the Blue...
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Engine Cylinder Honing on Motorz TV

11/27/2012 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
by Brush Research
Chris Duke, the host of Motorz TV, captured some great footage of flexible honing while filming "How to Complete the Rebuild of a Chevy V8 Small Bloc...

Flexible Honing for Niaskil Engine Cylinders

11/20/2012 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
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Valve Jobs in Classic Car Engines

11/05/2012 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
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Leaded gasoline boosted engine compression, reduced knocking, and provided lubrication for valves and seats. An inexpensive octane booster, anti-kno...
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Flexible Honing for Douglass Motorcycles

02/29/2012 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
by Brush Research
Douglass motorcycles dominated dirt track racing during the 1920s, and thrilled speedway racers through the late 1950s. Built by two brothers, Willi...
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