Anthony Fontanelle

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Kicherer Mercedes-Benz CLK 63 AMG Black Series

04th June 2008
At present the most extreme Benz in Mercedes' lineup, the CLK 63 AMG Black Series produces 540-hp from its 6.3 liter V8 engine. Rest to 60 comes in at 4.3 seconds. Well, tuner Kicherer begs to differ. Kicherer engineers have added an extra 33-hp to the ... Read >

Mercedes-Benz B-Class New Generation

22nd May 2008
Mercedes-Benz has overhauled the design and engineering of the B-Class, after three successful years, the facelift programme focused on environmental compatibility, economic efficiency and comfort, with further advances being made in each of these areas... Read >

Kia Optima Engine Mount Reduces Automobile Vibration

30th January 2008
When the Kia Optima is wobbly throughout the trip, the passengers definitely suffer. They have to endure the discomfort caused by the unstable movement of the automobile. When the Kia Optima runs unsteadily, people on board have to put up with the fear ... Read >

Isuzu Rodeo Fan Clutch: Cooling the Engine and Saving Up on Engine Power

25th January 2008
Overheating is any motorist's nightmare. This is likely to happen when the vehicle's cooling system is not working properly. To avoid experiencing such misfortune with the Isuzu Rodeo, one should always ensure that all its cooling system components are ... Read >

The Importance of the Windshield Wiper Motor

24th January 2008
Windshield wipers are among the most essential devices when driving a vehicle amid harsh weather conditions. Without them, drivers have to bear the inconvenience of using hands or clothes to wipe off rain or snow from the windshield. Also, windshield wi... Read >

Kia cee'd Piles Up Awards In Europe

22nd January 2008
The European auto market is loaded with vehicles manufactured by automakers like Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Porsche, and Audi. Thus, one will find it hard to believe that a Korean made vehicle has been racking up awards in the said continent. According to The ... Read >

Boost Engine Performance

22nd January 2008
Boosting a car's performance is one thing that all car owners in the world aim for their vehicles. Who would not like an engine that can deliver more power? However, a car owner must properly choose the parts and accessories to install on his vehicle to... Read >

Getting Rid of Backpressure the Right Way

19th January 2008
Performance is everything for the hard-core car enthusiast. Top speed, acceleration speed from zero to sixty miles per hour, balanced turns and cornering, smooth engine sound, vehicle's exterior appearance, and some car goodies and features are the thin... Read >

VW, Tata Motors Plan Thai Plants

18th January 2008
Volkswagen AG and Tata Motors Ltd. have both submitted applications to build assembly plants in Thailand, reported Automotive News Europe. The assembly plants are poised to produce fuel-efficient "eco" cars. The Volkswagen plant would reportedly have... Read >

Smog Prevention with EGR Valve

18th January 2008
Exhaust emissions, when not properly controlled, are not only harmful to the environment but to the engine as well. How is this possible? When the combustion temperature reaches above 2,500 degrees Fahrenheit, nitrous oxides are formed. This means that ... Read >

Understanding Symbols

18th January 2008
Symbols reveal a myriad of meanings. They can either capture one main idea, or several others. This is because perspective varies. A country's flag is a very good example of symbols. After all, how could one piece of cloth successfully capture all the c... Read >

The Role of Alternator in Powering Up the Vehicle

08th January 2008
Modification from external features down to the internal parts is a good way to boost a vehicle's performance. Modern devices and equipment are typically installed to enhance drivability, engine performance, and other vehicle functions. Vehicles produce... Read >

Mitsubishi Galant Fortis Launched In Japan

29th August 2007
Japanese automaker Mitsubishi Motors Corporation recently announced that they will be launching a new car model for the Japanese auto market. The said car is the Galant Fortis, a new sleek sedan. According to the manufacturer of the Galant Fortis, it is... Read >

Saturn Fuel Tank: Your Car's Fuel Reservoir

13th August 2007
The Saturn fuel tank has the basic function of storing the fuel until it is needed in the vehicle's operation. It has two pipes connected to it, an inlet pipe and an outlet pipe. The outlet pipe has a fitting for a fuel line connection. It can be locate... Read >

ECM recalibration kit for easy Saturn tuning

10th August 2007
The electronic control module (ECM) installed on every Saturn is composed of a network of processors and signal inputs and outputs that collectively control a component of the vehicle. They control chief car parts critical in engine operation, ranging f... Read >