Automotive Enthusiast Stories

09Sep 2017
Rat Rod - what is it?

What Is A Rat Rod, Revisited Ed Newman|Jan 25, 2017 8:55 AM   Guest Post by Steve Thaemert, Editor-In-Chief, Rat Rod Magazine Way back in Rat Rod Magazine, issue #4, I attempted to answer the question of all rat rod questions: “What is a rat rod?” I am still to this day asked what a rat […]

15Jul 2017
Diesel Power Challenge

2017 Diesel Power Challenge Just Around the Corner Jamie Jarvi|May 24, 2017 8:30 AM   We here at AMSOIL are all about increased power and performance in any vehicle, and diesels offer one of the best proving grounds to meet this goal. Enthusiasts in this realm stop at nothing to generate maximum horsepower and torque, […]

24Mar 2017
Horsepower Meaning

What Does Horsepower Mean? John Baker|Nov 07, 2016 2:32 PM   You’ve likely heard of eighteenth-century Scottish engineer James Watt. He’s credited with coining the term “horsepower.” In a stroke of marketing genius, he used the term to help sell London industrialists on the ability of his new steam engines to more efficiently produce one […]