This is what I’m waiting for. v10 6 speed for under 80k. They are close but not quite yet.
If we are saying the best value for bottom feeding, then I have to say the Audi R8. The current MSRP is $160K and the going rate for a 3 year old model is sub $100K. This 1st gen Ebay example sold for $58K. A 2 door sports car with a gas guzzling engine is neither practical or efficient. In bad times, people will… Read more
Rosen Motors tried to do a turbine-electric hybrid. They had problems largely around how to store the energy. They decided to go with a flywheel, which is a good compromise, but capacitor technology (and batteries) are better, now. It might work, at some point. The problems of heat and pollution still need to be… Read more
Well so far Putin has whipped his ass from Crimea to Syria and the Chinese are doing whatever they want in the south china sea. Maybe chess isn’t Barack’s game.
Honestly, I’m going with Trump this time around.
Any high-performance engine should really be warmed up for at least a few minutes if you want to make sure it lasts a while. Tolerances are tighter, compression is higher, everything is more sensitive. Now, in an appliance car, absolutely. But in something that can reasonably trace the distant roots of its engine… Read more