Archive for the ‘Performance & Efficiency’ Category

Can a pickup sensor cause power failure in a car?

Sunday, June 14th, 2020
An orange car falls asleep as the sensor malfunctions

Automotive Power Failure Due to Pickup Sensor Failure

The sensor housed within a car’s pickup coil is a very important part of a car. As it helps to trigger a signal to the car’s ignition system, the sensor tells the system to fire a spark within the correct order through a current picked up and processed by the vehicle’s ECU or ignition system.

What happens if a pickup sensor fails? Can this result in power failure within a car?

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Which 2020 Chevy Camaro is the fastest?

Thursday, April 30th, 2020
2020 Camaro doing a burnout

2020 Chevy Camaro Top Speed, 0-60, and Engines

One of the original pony cars, the Camaro has quite the following. Which the resurrection of the Camaro in the late 2000s, Chevy has been improving upon it with every model year.

So, how does the 2020 Camaro measure up to current performance car standards? Which 2020 Chevy Camaro is the fastest?

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How fast is the 2020 Ford Mustang?

Thursday, April 30th, 2020
2020 Mustang doing a burnout

2020 Ford Mustang Top Speed, Acceleration, Performance Specs

The Mustang is a performance vehicle, through and through. As one of the original muscle cars, people expect the Mustang to be the best of the best. So, does the 2020 Mustang stand up to these expectations or is it just an uninspired cash-grab?

That’s what we’ll be looking at today. Is this performance legend still worth the Mustang badge? One of the ways we can find out is by seeing how fast the 2020 Ford Mustang is.

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Check Out the Ford Bronco’s Off-Road Capabilities

Thursday, January 30th, 2020
ford bronco in the sand

First Look at the Ford Bronco Going Off-Road 

One of the most highly anticipated vehicles right now, and perhaps one of the most highly anticipated of all time, is the new Ford Bronco. Ford has teased us with details here and there, but recently, this was taken to the next level through a video giving us our first look at the Ford Bronco going off-road. 

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How Well Does the 2020 Ford Escape Perform?

Monday, January 27th, 2020
2020 Ford Escape red exterior front fascia driver side driving on desert road

2020 Ford Escape Performance Specs and Features

Even if you aren’t a huge vehicle fanatic, one thing you look at when buying a new vehicle is the performance. You want to be sure that your vehicle can withstand the driving habits of every driver. The 2020 Ford Escape is one vehicle that meets those requirements. Keep reading to see the performance specs and features of this SUV.

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How Powerful is the 2020 Chevy Blazer?

Friday, January 24th, 2020
2020 Chevy Blazer red exterior front fascia passenger side driving

2020 Chevy Blazer Power and Performance Specs

Many people like SUVs for their different capabilities. These capabilities include off-roading, towing, cargo space and performance. The 2020 Chevy Blazer is one SUV that has impressive capabilities. Today, we will be focusing on the power and performance specs of the Chevy Blazer. Keep reading to see how well this SUV performs!

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Electric-powered Ford F-150 tows one million pounds

Friday, October 4th, 2019
Front exterior view of three 2019 Ford F-250 pickup trucks at a work site

We all know that Ford is the name to trust when looking for a truck with an outstanding powertrain. The F-150, F-250, F-350, and F-450 can reach some pretty impressive towing figures, but the video below showcases the most impressive numbers yet. The all-electric Ford F-150 prototype took on a huge feat: towing over one million pounds. Are these numbers even possible for a truck? Take a look for yourself in the video below! (more…)

What Buick models have all-wheel drive?

Thursday, August 29th, 2019
Black 2019 Buick Encore clings to the highway adeptly through the use of all-wheel drive.

If you’re looking for all-wheel drive in your next Buick, we’ll let you know what options are on the table. For big fans of AWD, this is the right brand to look into; the majority of models across their lineup are capable of excellent four-wheel maneuverability. This is a reflection of the effort and luxury that come through in every Buick product. So, which Buick models have all-wheel drive? (more…)

2020 Chevy Corvette Stingray engine performance 

Wednesday, August 28th, 2019
right side view of red chevy corvette stingray

Terms like iconic and legendary shouldn’t be thrown around loosely, but the Chevy Corvette is an iconic, legendary car. For more than a half-century, the Corvette has been a dominant force in the American auto industry. It perfectly encapsulates everything we love about sports cars. The all-new 2020 Corvette Stingray is on the most potent cars of its kind. Let’s explore its engine performance below.  (more…)

2019 Buick Regal Sportback engine performance

Monday, July 29th, 2019
front view of black buick regal sportback

Everyone wants a high-quality, sophisticated vehicle, right? The Buick Regal Sportback is one of the sharpest-looking cars in its class, but what matters more is what’s under the hood. The Buick Regal Sportback comes with a potent, impressive engine. Keep reading to learn specifics.  (more…)