Little Cars Don’t Need 4 Wheels On The Ground To Be Faster Than You

Recently, I was wandering the streets of Reddit/Autos, and saw an awesome video that “DrunkOnUnleaded” posted up. It’s a couple years old, but I was so thoroughly impressed that I figured I would share it on here as well.  In the midst of a heated track battle, one car begins sliding, which inevitably leads to an amazing automotive stunt that you haven’t witnessed since the 1930′s… Unless of course you race Fiat’s. Maybe it’s more common in the Fiat world than I think.  Either way, enjoy the video. I sure did.

Can’t see the video?  Here is the link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M2ZbmQVTjHw

What Has 11 Liters and Makes A Beastly 65 Horsepower?

Since we are on the topic of cool engines today, I figured I would throw some old school technology in your general direction. Over at the Larz Anderson Museum in Brookline MA, is a collection of cars that will make your head actually explode.  Along with their brand new “Curve Appeal’ exhibit is Larz Anderson’s collection which is an unbelievable array of very early 1900′s luxury cars.   » Continue reading more of this post…