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UK Start-up First To Produce Motorbike HUD

A new UK start-up has become the first to produce a working Heads Up Display (HUD) system for motorcycles.<p>Bikesystems, from the town of Stoke-on-Trent, says it is the first in the world to have a motorbike HUD system for sale, with its nearest rivals only bringing out production models at some …

2015 Porsche 911 GT3 vs 2015 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28! - Head 2 Head Ep. 60

Ferrari FXX K Unveil in Abu Dhabi

Turbo Compounding Is the Next Big Thing in Energy Recovery – Feature

Internal combustion will play a role in automotive propulsion far into the future, but not without help. At issue is the 25- to 30-percent energy loss that occurs when hot exhaust gases are dumped into the atmosphere.<p>Turbochargers successfully recycle some of that energy, but there are other …

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Inside MotoGP: How ASIMO's tech makes for faster motorcycles

To match the acceleration of a MotoGP bike, a Dodge Challenger would need roughly 3,100 horsepower. And much bigger tires.<p>Traction control settings don't just change from one track to the next, they change corner by corner, sometimes dozens of times per lap.

Best advice from CEOs: 40 execs' secrets to success

Warren Buffett<p><b>Chairman and CEO—</b><b>Berkshire Hathaway</b><p>Advice for young women: “You do the same thing a male will do. You follow your passions. You find …

CHP probes video of motorcyclists shooing, taunting pursuing officer

A California Highway Patrol officer trying to warn a group of 50 motorcyclists about performing stunts on a Bay Area highway was taunted and shooed away by a rider who filmed the encounter.<p>The video, which was posted Tuesday on YouTube by Gurustunts, shows the riders performing wheelies on …

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Modern Pistons (and Probably Some Things You Didn't)

Power and efficiency are up. But if you want to know the full story of how the internal-combustion engine is evolving, you have to cross-examine the pistons.<p>The slugs of aluminum inside your engine live in a fiery hell. At full throttle and 6000 rpm, a piston in a gasoline engine is subjected to …

2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 0–60 and 1/4-Mile Times Announced!

Chevrolet has announced its official performance estimates for the 2015 Corvette Z06, and, uh, they don’t disappoint.<p>The best numbers were obtained using Z06 coupes equipped with the new eight-speed automatic transmission and the Z07 performance package, which adds Brembo carbon-ceramic brake …

1990 Maserati 250F recreation

1933 Maserati 8CM

1933 Maserati 8CM

1956 Maserati 250F

The gyro cam makes this Nurburgring bike lap even more insane

A 'Ring run that will give you goosebumps.<p>This is not a new video, to get that out of the way. In fact, it's not even the record lap for a motorcycle at the Nürburgring—this record was crushed in 2012 by an amazing 20 seconds. But, more so than many other bike clips, this one just makes your hair …

Learning to drive stick shift makes people better drivers

Maybe, just maybe, it's safer and better for every road user if we all know how the gears that make the wheels go round ratchet up.<p>There are an increasing number of endangered species in this turbulent world of ours, but none is rushing to extinction faster than the driver who can get from A to B …

The Lotus C-01 Motorcycle

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>Design<br>• Engineering<br>• Luxury<p>The Lotus C-01 motorcycle is a new design from Daniel Simon, the man responsible for unique …

The Paradoxical Traits Of Resilient People

Resilient people develop a mental capacity that allows them to adapt with ease during adversity. Like bamboo, they bend but rarely break. How resilient are you?<p>Journalist Hara Estroff Marano once wrote in a <i>Psychology Today</i> article “The Art of Resilience”:<p>“Resilience may be an art, the ultimate art …