Industry Articles

Volvo PowerPulse Turbo Lag Elimination System

When it comes to Turbocharged engines, there is that one thing that comes associated with it, just like bread and butter - Turbo lag. You might have experienced a short delay in power delivery when you floor a turbo car (predominantly a diesel) hard. This is
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Happy 50th Birthday to the Saab 99

  50 years ago this month the Saab 99 made its inaugural debut at the Teknorama auto show in Sweden. It ushered in a new era for the company. The 99 changed the perception of SAAB and eventually pioneered the use of turbocharging in production
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The Mazda6 Is Finally Getting A Turbocharger

  The beloved Mazda6, beautiful and elegantly styled as it is, needed a little more power in its currently generation. The 2.5-litre four-cylinder just didn’t give the car enough grunt. Now, it seems like Mazda’s flagship sedan will finally get some
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How “Hot V” Turbocharged Engines Work

Cars like the Mercedes-AMG GT use a V8 with turbochargers inside the V of the engine. In an effort to increase efficiency and performance, some manufacturers have implemented a "hot V" setup in in their engines, placing the turbochargers for their V-shaped
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Why switching to fully electric cars will take time

Are electric cars really about to take over from the old-fashioned internal combustion engine? Judging by some of the headlines we've seen recently, you could be forgiven for thinking petrol and diesel engines were about to be consigned to the scrap
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