Author: Cristian Puscasu

Cristian lives in Romania and is studying to become an automotive engineer. Currently in his third year, he enjoys writing about cars as well as tinkering with them. We are pleased to welcome him as a contributing writer, knowing that he will pursue far greater things in the years to come.
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Hydrogen Power: About Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles

The future of motorized vehicles is highly debated. Most people believe that all-electric vehicles are…

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What’s the Difference Between Horsepower and Torque?

Horsepower and torque are important numbers with the general idea that bigger is better since…

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What Does an Octane Rating Indicate?

The octane rating varies between gasoline grades. An octane rating is something you notice at…

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What is a Flat-Plane Crank Engine?

Engines are complex pieces of machinery that are built entirely on a “best decision for…

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Diesel Engine Runaway: Cause and Effect

Diesel engine runaway is rare, to say the least. These days, the chances of such…

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Get Boosted! Supercharging vs. Turbocharging

Most people with even the slightest interest in cars know how a regular car engine…

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How Does a CVT Work?

A CVT works with an engine in sending power to the wheels. Every car out…

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