Whether you are testing a Porsche, a Ferrari or a high-end BMW, you will want to make sure that you can test the limits of your car. In addition, some basic tests can be performed while on the road to give you a sense of how well your vehicle will perform. Here are a few hints for testing the best of high-speed automobiles.
Knowing the horsepower of a car can help you determine how fast it is, but high-speed cars must be able to convert this horsepower into (more…)
Loving the thrill in a Ferrari on a long, straight, smooth road is illusionary. The car is so well set up that 120 mph feels like 30 on a suburban street. Nothing’s happening. The road simply slips by.
Put yourself in a smaller, open car and crank it up to 120 mph (You do realize that you will get a ticket if you do this and that it’s dangerous?) and you’ve got a substantial rush. The wind is ferocious, Your ears are just a couple of feet off (more…)
If you drive a high speed automobile, then you probably enjoy the fact that you can accelerate and cruise down the open road. However, as you are probably also aware, high speed automobiles are among the most dangerous to drive and thus the most expensive to insure. So if you are looking to buy insurance for your high speed car and want to have a high amount of coverage without necessarily spending a lot in the process, then you may be wondering where to begin.
First of all, with (more…)
A cross country road is a great way to relieve stress. Many Americans take road trips on a yearly basis with their families. If you’re still single and looking for a great way to explore the back roads of America, consider touring the country with a fast car.
Drive Through America With the Top Down
The best way to see the country is with the top down. If you own a convertible, pack a bag and hit the open road during the late spring months. Make sure to (more…)
Safety in a fast car is relative to the setting and your driving ability. With that in mind, there’s some rules for fast driving:
Be capable of fast driving
You have to have good eyesight, quick reaction time and a knowledge of the car and how to handle it. You also have to have a capable car. Mother nature always chooses the least capable member or your car/person partnership to determine who dies and when.
Pick the right road and time
You can’t (more…)