Rally exhausts

Tuesday, August 20, 2013
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Motorsport is generally a harsh environment compared to the normal drive cycle of a passenger car, motorcycle, aeroplane or boat. The loads and stresses are higher, as are the speeds involved and (normally) the duty cycle too. If you subject a normal... read more
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Le Mans motorcycle exhausts

Thursday, July 04, 2013
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Endurance racing has much to recommend it as a spectacle, and it is a pity that there aren’t more countries holding 24-hour races. I have been to all kinds of motorsport events, and there is little to compete with the atmosphere of racing takin... read more
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MotoGP exhausts

Thursday, May 16, 2013
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The 2013 season of MotoGP promises to be very exciting, with the prospect of seeing Valentino Rossi on very competitive machinery alongside MotoGP debutant Marc Marquez compensating to an extent for Casey Stoner’s retirement. The top class of m... read more
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Formula One exhausts

Thursday, February 21, 2013
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A year ago, the topic of discussion in the corresponding article to this one was how Formula One engineers might compensate for no longer being allowed to ‘blow the floor’ with exhaust gas. In 2011, much of the technical discussion, as fa... read more
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World Superbike

Thursday, January 03, 2013
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Almost 25 years ago, when World Superbike first started, the machinery was pretty much showroom-standard 750 cc four cylinders and 851 cc twins. When 500 cc Grand Prix bikes had 50% more power than a superbike, 120 bhp was very respectable from an ex... read more
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Touring car exhausts

Thursday, November 08, 2012
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The British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) is renowned for being a keenly contested and competitive series. It has remained popular for decades and continues to attract a strong field of domestic and international drivers. Team Hard will contest the... read more
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GT exhausts

Thursday, September 27, 2012
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GT racing remains a popular form of car racing, and there are a number of successful national and international race series. The GT classes are well represented at the important Le Mans 24 Hour race - indeed, GT racing seems to have become more popul... read more
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Rallying and anti-lag systems

Monday, August 13, 2012
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The main disadvantage of a turbocharged engine compared to a naturally aspirated one is poor transient throttle response, commonly referred to as 'turbo lag'. This effect is something that roadcar manufacturers continue to improve with all kinds of c... read more
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Le Mans exhausts

Tuesday, July 03, 2012
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The Le Mans 24 Hour race is a very stern test of man and machine. 24-hour racing is a team event possibly more than any other in motorsport, and requires more effort and more concentration over the course of a race than any other type of racing. In ... read more
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