Power Explained: Horsepower, and why your car does not make what you think it makes.
Usually around this point I ask what modifications your stock EK civic has, to which the response is cold air intake ... say things like "My car makes 300 hp from the factory. My intake is good for 10hp, my exhaust for 25 hp, and my tune for 50hp."
Yo Ken! - March 2014
I have been itching to upgrade the power on my bone-stock (it still has the intake silencer ... And if so, how does that affect the MAF and computer? On the exhaust end, while I wouldn't mind some more growl, I don't want drone. The OEM mufflers are ...
The Surround Sound Is $321,080, Supercar Included
HOW MUCH? $268,250 base, $321,080 as tested including sport exhaust ($6,330), navigation with Meridian sound system ($7,200) and Volcano Yellow paint ($5,400). WHAT MAKES IT RUN? 3.8-liter V-8 with twin turbochargers (616 horsepower, 443 pound-feet of ...
Tech: Pump-Gas Power
One of the most common questions we get regarding engine builds is, “How much compression ... temperature is cold air induction as opposed to using underhood air. Heat gain does not stop once the air enters the engine, with the exhaust cross over being ...
To find out how much power, we discussed pushrods with a few "name" engine builders. The consensus: A bent pushrod or two can cost between 5 and 15 (or even more) horsepower on a ... them into your engine. What do you gain from using these pro-quality ...