Leave it to the Japanese to win the award for "creativity" in automobiles; again! If you're wondering what a JDM car is, well the answer may be a bit confusing. JDM is an acronym for Japanese Domestic Market. Which means that cars are built in Japan and sold only in ...
May 5, 2015Anthony Luna
In a country where anything bigger has long been presumed superior, such value statements are being tried yet again. The USA is finding that downsizing engines is not so horrible as was once presumed; in fact, for the most part, Americans are gladly taking ...
April 21, 2015Anthony Luna
How to Troubleshoot No Spark to the Engine The starting process for a car consists of a series of closely timed events that begin in the ignition system. Once you insert your key into the ignition and give it a ...
April 14, 2015Anthony Luna
Fast and the Furious star Paul Walker met an untimely death in a car accident last week. While many people only know him as an actor, Mr. Walker was much more. On the day he died he was involved in raising funds for the people in the Philippines affected by ...
March 28, 2015Anthony Luna
Cars aren’t cheap. Everyone’s looking for something affordable. At SWEngines, we’re all about affordable options, so we wanted to create a list of the Best, Most Affordable Cars of 2015. It’s difficult to class a vehicle for affordability since “affordable” differs ...
March 20, 2015Anthony Luna
Electric vehicles are a promising investment for our future lives, economy, and environment. They have the potential to greatly reduce our transportation costs and make our daily commutes and car treks more convenient. But are we there yet? Is ...
March 13, 2015Anthony Luna
Let’s be honest. We all love finding new flashy gizmos to put in our cars. Whether they make our lives easier, or just look awesome, car accessories add a little fun to 21st century locomotion. So to keep you ...
March 7, 2015Anthony Luna
So you want to drive a diesel truck? Nice choice. The diesel sensation, a trend now spreading from Europe to the U.S., is an innovative way to conserve fuel and decrease strains on the environment we live ...
February 20, 2015Anthony Luna
So you need a new ride, or at least a better one. Maybe your old Chevy or Honda finally kicked the bucket or maybe it’s starting to cough, wheeze, and make other unsettling sounds. An unreliable vehicle can be ...
February 14, 2015Anthony Luna
If you’ve ever talked to a technician or browsed the internet for an engine, you may have heard the terms “long block” and “short block” used. So what's the difference between “long” and “short” in ...
February 6, 2015Anthony Luna