My Mechanic

Shell V-Power and Ferrari

My Mechanic: More With Shell V-Power

Our vehicles are perhaps the costliest single item we purchase next to our home, so keeping them in good shape makes sense to ensure they serve their purpose for many years. Regular maintenance of our vehicles ...
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My Mechanic: Variable Camshaft Timing

Making the automotive engine more efficient is the goal of many automotive aficionado’s, whether they be building a race car, working as an engineer on a new engine design or an everyday driver hoping to get mo...

My Mechanic: Automatic Transmissions

Automatic transmissions have been undergoing a quiet evolution. Not only have the number of gear ratios increased, the way they are able to shift between gears has also changed.Currently there are three typ...
Morgan three wheeler

My Mechanic: Three Wheeled Vehicles

You may have seen one on the road, or several! Three wheeled vehicles are becoming increasingly common, although they have been around for decades. Morgan is probably the most famous of the three-wheelers, havi...
2015 Ford Mustang EcoBoost

My Mechanic: Turbocharging – why not?

Turbochargers are not new. Invented by Swiss engineer Alfred Buchi who patented the design in 1905, it wasn’t until the 1920’s however that they were used, and then it was to help power the fledgling fighter ai...