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Sometimes there is a problem when making a top ten list. Sometimes, 10 just won’t cut it. Take this list for example. I wanted to list the top 10 ‘Fun to Drive’ vehicles under $30 000. I had 13 finalists and after making some final cuts, I ended up with 11. Oh well, so what, it’s a top 11 list now. Maybe you can find the car that doesn’t belong on this list. Continue reading
Tagged Caliber, Camaro, cheap cars, Cheap Performance, civic, cobalt, Cooper, Genesis, GTI, Mazdaspeed 3, Mazdaspeed3, Miata, Michael Schlee, MX-5, Sentra, Solstice, under $30000
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It is said in the automotive world that power isn’t everything. Specifically, horsepower isn’t everything. Sure, things like, handling, refinement, practicality, dependability, weight, mileage, etc are all important factors for a car. But hey, who doesn’t like hitting the go pedal and being thrust back into your seat?
It’s not all about driving shenanigans either. Power is useful if you are carrying a full car load, or for merging into highway traffic, or if you need to pass on a two lane highway. Continue reading
Tagged Altima, Camaro, Camry, Challenger, Cheap, cobalt, G8, GT500, Horsepower, mazda 3, Mazda 6, Michael Schlee, Mustang, Sentra, SRT4, SRT8, SS
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Downforce is a key ingredient for any race car. By increasing the pressure on the tires, a car is capable of taking corners faster.
How do you create downforce on a car? Continue reading
Tagged 911, charger, cobalt, daytona, downforce, EVO, integra, Lamborghini, merkur, Michael Schlee, porsche, roadrunner, RSX, spoiler, STi, superbird, supra, wing