Traffic jams are one of the worst nightmares for a driver to be stuck in, which the streets of New York hold one of the worst as it is among the five cities in the States with the worst rush hour traffic congestion. While the authorities could not do much on the endless sea of cars clogging up the roads, they could do... [Read More]
The myth has been busted you could say, that gamers who enjoy a session of Gran Turismo (GT) on their Sony Playstation don’t necessarily make good drivers in real life. Well, forget that, it appears that it does evoke the racer within us and besides, Lucas Ordonez has proven it all wrong.
There’s always going to be rivalry between car makers and with the 2013 Ford Focus ST, they’ve gone and done a short comparison with a few of them just to make an indication as to what’s better than some.
And, the rest are the Mazdaspeed3, Subaru WRX and the VW’s Golf GTi – all of which offer a four-cylinder... [Read More]
Although a drag race might sound easy since it generally involves mashing a car in a straight line, it is a bit more complicated when the amount of power that comes from under the hood demands more than just skills and respect to tame it down. If from the previous post, we had the 86 switching its boxer heart to a much... [Read More]
The name ZF is unlikely to ring a bell for many people. However, ZF (also known as the ZF Group, or ZF Friedrichshafen AG) was founded in 1915 and specialize in engineering, design, research and development, and manufacturing in the automotive industry. Their products focus on several key areas: driveline technology, chassis... [Read More]
Under the cloud of troubles and misery shrouding the legendary German track, finally there is a ray of light bringing up hope for the Nurburgring to continue its legacy and provide the best experience for the motoring enthusiasts around the world. As a recap, last month was the toughest for the track operator,... [Read More]
Remember the Ariel Atom? This lightweight, no-frills, road-legal sports car once wowed Jeremy Clarkson with its out-of-this-world acceleration, having a 2.0-liter supercharged Honda K20A engine as a powerplant. And as a result, 0-100 in just 2.8 seconds and having his face almost being ripped off... [Read More]
New Zealander Pulse Performance Race Engineering (PPRE) has spliced and diced together a break through and though we’ve heard seen and cheered on “Mad Mike” with his 4-in-one Wankel-powered RX-7 in... [Read More]
Back in its days, the Jaguar XJ220 was hailed by much as the King of Supercars. Although it was earlier stated to have a four-wheel drive system and a V12 engine powering this mid-engined speed demon, the production version only had half of those two but still manages to set a record for the highest top speed of a... [Read More]
Competing in a really isn’t exactly simple, in fact its down right complicated especially when you’re catching some air from crest to crest, watching out for obstacles or anything that could be detrimental to both you, your car’s existence and your co-driver that’s barking out directions, severity of the turns and... [Read More]
The Proton Satria Neo S2000 will be headed for the FIA Super 2000 World Rally Championship in Finland’s Neste Oils Rally this weekend – an event that’s been historically seen dominated by Nordic drivers in the WRC.
The Satria Neo S2000 has already undergone extensive tests ahead of Rally... [Read More]
While some adore the stock package that the Toyota 86 comes with, the grunt offered by the 2.0-liter Boxer engine might not be enough for those that constantly pushes them to the limit. Going sideways is now a serious business and with the 86 now ready to carry out its duty as the AE86’s spiritual successor, it is... [Read More]
It's out now! The much awaited TIMETOATTACK Round 2 Hall Of Fame list which includes TIMETOATTACK's Top 20 Fastest Men in Sepang and all individual categories and classes! How fast is the fastest NA-FF these days? Or can the superstars, MP4-12C and F458 go under 2:30 in Sepang? Simply refer to the TIMETOATTACK HALL OF FAME!
Yup, it's been too long car boys (the real men) like us have tolerated with regular TV channels! Are you sick of repeats after repeats of the same old programs and not to mention, excessive censorship? Yes, we get 720p digital broadcast through the dish, but what's the point of watching FrankenFish in HD or worse, standard definition Trick My Truck SERIES(!)... [Read More]
Voted "Best Performing Family Car" at the Allianz Asian Auto-VCA Industry Award 2012 recently, Volvo's V60 T5 (released in January 2012 in Malaysia) received a total of 19 awards this year as it competed against 5 other nominees as judges looked through their score cards for design, comfort, safety, fuel efficiency, handling, performance, functionality,... [Read More]
Ferrari and Lamborghini will always be archrivals as long as they exist in the motoring world, and they had actually engaged in a silent power race between each other for quite some time. For example, when Lamborghini came up with the new Gallardo, it has 560 horsepower in its disposal which not long after that,... [Read More]
In Grass Racing Autocross, it is not about who has got the biggest engine or the fanciest bodywork; it is about having the skills and guts in car control and pushing it beyond the limit, which all the participants at the Round 2 GRA Nationals Autocross Championships had elegantly displayed. With partners like Red... [Read More]
With the Suzuki SX4 Sport Crossover having been introduced in Malaysia since 2007, Suzuki Malaysia Automobile Sdn Bhd (SMA) has just provided it with a few exterior, interior and electronic revisions for 2012.