Thursday, February 4, 2010

In the Netherlands, have created a retro sports car based on a used Porsche 944


  The little known Dutch company Heynsdyk introduced a new kit-car 2500 SF.

    The design of the car used engine, transmission and electronics from the German Porsche 944 Coupe, obsolete almost 20 years ago. This "stuffing" was covered with an original steel body. New ideal weight distribution is different axes: 50/50.

Wednesday, February 3, 2010

Company "Cobb Tuning" has created a biofuels Nissan GT-R

75.jpg   American studio Cobb Tuning has made the Japanese coupe Nissan GT-R more "green"

  Now his turbo is capable of working on biofuel E85, which consists of 85% of ethanol (derived from corn) and 15% of conventional gasoline. The octane number of such a mixture is approximately 105, which resulted in the growth of engine power. It is true that the power unit "coped" with the new fuel, it equipped the more productive Deatchwerks injectors and two fuel pumps, Walbro 255. Not without its straight-flow exhaust system. As a result - "the heart» Nissan GT-R now gives 574 hp the rear wheels!

  The sponsors assert that additional tuning of the system will increase these rates up to 600 hp Well, the alternative of biofuels is a rather good prospects in the world of tuning.

Monday, February 1, 2010

Carlsson bring to Geneva exclusive C25

9.jpgCreated on the basis of Mercedes SL 600, the car is equipped with a 6.0-liter bi-turbo V12 engine delivering 753 hp traction and momentum in 1150 Nm at a speed from 0 to 100 km / h and 1320 Nm at a speed exceeding 100 km / h. Acceleration Carlsson C25 from 0 to 100 km / h takes 3.7 seconds and a top speed will be 352 km / h.