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What Does a Car’s Torque Mean?

What Does a Car’s Torque Mean?

What does a car’s torque mean? Most drivers know it has to do with power, but what does it actually mean? Whether you’re new to the automotive industry or just passing through in your search for a new car, torque is incredibly important when it comes to performance. Most drivers tend to focus on horsepower when it comes to acceleration, but torque plays a major role in just how fast a car can go. Here’s a quick breakdown of what…

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Dodge Charger Hellcat with Hennessey Tops Out at 1,032 Horsepower

Dodge Charger Hellcat with Hennessey Tops Out at 1,032 Horsepower

You read that headline right: the Dodge Charger Hellcat with Hennessey reached an unthinkable amount of horsepower back in late February. Hennessey Performance is a tuning house specializing in customizing and modifying sports cars for maximum performance and thrill. When it comes to classic American performance, these are the guys who made it “classic.” The Dodge Charger Hellcat with Hennessey modifications reached 1,032 horsepower and 987 lb-ft of torque due to the added twin-turbocharging system paired with the factory supercharger….

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Increasing Fuel Economy: Saving Green at the Pump

Increasing Fuel Economy: Saving Green at the Pump

Every driver is looking for ways to increase fuel economy. That’s why we’ve put together a list of tips and tricks to help you get the most out of your gas tank. From changing driving habits to simple maintenance, increasing fuel economy is easier than you might think. According to the EPA, one of the best things you can do, besides buying a fuel-efficient vehicle, is to drive more efficiently. Driving less aggressively helps you to optimize engine and vehicle…

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