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How to Go Racing on a Budget

Here's how to get started.<p>The most honest advice I ever got about paying for racing came from a fellow who sat next to me during lunch at MSR Houston years ago. "If you want to go racing," he said, as I stared longingly at his GT3 Cup car, "start by becoming a success in your day job."<p>I'm passing …

Sous Vide Showdown: The Anova Vs. The Joule

Sous Vide cooking is appealing because it promises restaurant level results in the comfort of your own home. By maintaining a constant, …

Why CVTs Are Awesome Transmissions

You may hate them, but CVTs are actually excellent. Here's why.<p>If there is one transmission that has the most detractors, it's the continuously variable transmission, or CVT.<p>It's criticized for how it sounds, how it operates, and how it feels. The main criticism is that it feels unnatural compared …

The 2017 Camaro ZL1 Will Reportedly Officially Be Rated at 650-hp, 650 lb-ft

That's more powerful than originally announced. Awesome.<p>When Chevrolet announced the Camaro ZL1, we were just a little excited. The latest incarnation of the fastest Camaro was to have the LT4 supercharged V8 from the Corvette Z06, but with 640 horsepower and 640 lb-ft of torque. That's 10 less …