BBS has just added a new wheel to their Gold series called the LM-R. The main difference is this uses their patented “back milling” process to remove excess material from within the spoke edge. The idea being it makes the spoke a kind of I-beam; sort of like those used in buildings. This allows for … Read more

Turbo Calculations

While searching for turbo calculations I came across a good article written by Aaron Bonk over at He talks about realistic predictions and expectations for turbo charging. He explains issues such as compressor sizing, surge, trim, and turbines. The calculations are on page 3 of the article. Also to find compressor maps just do … Read more

Project F-Bomb

Project F-Bomb Camaro with a twin-turbo V8

Hot Rod has started a new project car called F-Bomb. F referring to the F-body code assigned to Camaros. This car will see street driving, drag racing, and top-speed racing when its completed. So far they have 4 articles written dealing with suspension choice, paint & body, chassis build, and engine build. The engine will … Read more