Throughout the years, we’ve looked at a lot of great engines on this website, but today we’re doing the exact opposite and going through some of the worst engines in automotive history. There’s a little bit of everything in here, and the last engine on the list will definitely surprise you, so let’s get into … Read more

The Return of the Rotary: How Mazda is Bringing Back the Wankel Engine

When it comes to iconic engines used in iconic cars, it’s pretty hard to beat the rotary engine. Sure, in totally stock form, something like a Mazda 13B is not particularly interesting, exciting, or special. But, with some magic, these little engines can not only sound incredible, but they can pack a serious punch. Unfortunately, … Read more

Mercedes OM606: The Diesel 2JZ

The Mercedes OM606 diesel engine. For a lot of diesel guys and gals here in the states, this name might not ring a bell. After all, we’re used to talking about Cummins, Powerstroke, and Duramax engines. Diesel engines in cars aren’t nearly as popular here as they are nearly anywhere else in the developed world. … Read more


Throughout history, we’ve seen super weird engines in just about every kind of vehicle imaginable. But, one of the weirdest of them was created in a hurry during a time of war, when Chrysler assembled a ridiculous 30-cylinder engine to use in tanks during WWII. And it sounds crazy, partially because it is and partially … Read more

We Ranked the Best Chevy V8 Engines EVER

V8 engines are nearly synonymous with American-made cars, and Chevrolet is one of the remaining American automobile powerhouses remaining. Chevy has been using V8 engines in their cars are trucks since as early as 1917, although we didn’t see the now famed small block engine until the 1950s. From then till now, Chevrolet has produced … Read more

Where is Hyundai from And Who Makes Them?

The era where German and Japanese cars were the only ones considered durable and dependable has passed, and car manufacturers from other countries started making names for themselves in the international automotive market.  One of the most underrated car manufacturers on the market is Hyundai. Until recently, Hyundai was considered one of the most affordable … Read more

Who Makes Land Rover and Where Are They Built?

It’s highly unlikely that you haven’t heard about Land Rover before, no matter how interested in cars you might be. Not only are Land Rover models popular today, but they’ve been popular for decades by targeting a specific type of customer. Land Rover is a popular British automotive brand that focuses solely on SUV models. … Read more