One of the few reasons I still check in over at FB anymore is see the hilarious stuff that +George Takei posts. It would be great to have him come over to G+ so add him to your circles.
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The American Le Mans Series added the LMP Challenge class a couple of years ago as a lower cost entry point for sports prototype racing. The LMPC cars use a common fixed price Oreca chassis powered by a production based +Chevrolet Corvette small block V8. Since the class was launched these cars have been fueled [...]
Back in the mid-90s as an engineer at a major global automotive supplier, I spent way too many hours analyzing and drafting software patents for slip control systems (anti-lock brakes, traction control and vehicle stability control).
At the time a factor of 10x for the time spent on the patent vs actual development was probably [...]
Not so long ago, the idea that we could have road-legal pony cars like the +Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 and +Ford Motor Company Shelby GT500 producing 580-662 hp and getting around a race track at these kinds of speeds would have been deemed ludicrous.
Now both of these venerable machines are running with the exotic big boys.
Reshared post from +Atheist ® …and if you are really fucked up….thank the paramedic, nurse and the doctor!
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+Automobile Magazine Pits the 2013 +Ford Motor Company Shelby GT500 against the 2012 +Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 at Milan Dragway. Plenty of smoke, shredded tires and thrust ensue.
2012 Chevy Camaro ZL1 vs 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 – At The Strip – Automobile Magazine Ford and Chevy enthusiasts have long built [...]