The Ford EcoBoost saga began in 2009 with the 3.5 V6 that powered the Ford Taurus SHO. Since then, the Ford EcoBoost engine has seen worldwide praise and has expanded into an engine series with eight different families and 11 individual engines. The Ford 2.7 EcoBoost is a newer member of the pack, with the first variant being released in 2015 as the base engine for the 2015 … [Read more...] about Ultimate 2.7 EcoBoost Engine Guide
Outputting between 305 and 350 horsepower in American spec, it is a stretch to call the Chevy 5.7L LS1 V8 a slouch. With that being said, as a Gen III Chevy small-block, the LS1 isn’t exactly the most powerful or modern engine in the Chevy LS catalog. Despite being released 25 years ago, the Chevy LS1 has a massive following. To call it cult-like would be an understatement. … [Read more...] about 5.7L Chevy LS1 Turbo Kit Guide
The Toyota 4Runner is one of the best-selling off-road capable SUVs in the world. It isn’t hard to see why that is. For over 40 years, Toyota has combined reliability, trail-tackling performance, and overall comfort into a single package. There aren’t many other options out there that can say the same. At this point, the 5th Gen 4Runner has been on sale for 12 years and has … [Read more...] about 5th Gen 4Runner Lift Kit Guide
Internally combustion engines have existed in all kinds of arrangements, spanning all the way back to the start of the 19th century. From Carl Benz’s 0.75 horsepower, one-cylinder engine that powered the world's first automobile to the 860 horsepower Ferrari V12s in the back of the Formula 1 cars of the 1980s, internal combustion engines have come in all shapes and … [Read more...] about Best Straight/Inline 6 Engines Ever Made
Of all of the gauges located in your dash, the temperature gauge is the most important to pay attention to as far as the health of your car is concerned. If you don’t glance over at your vehicle’s temperature gauge from time to time, your car could overheat without your knowledge. As overheating engines are the number one cause of mechanically totaled vehicles, it is crucial … [Read more...] about Engine Hot AC Off – What Does It Mean and What Causes It?