Archive for the ‘Performance’ Category
Do Ferrari supercars have rear seats?
Ferrari supercars are interesting animals. They are truly unlike anything else on the market. This leads to many questions, especially for those who are just curious or even those looking to buy their first Ferrari model. We understand the curiosity, and one of the common questions that we are seeing out there is do Ferrari supercars have rear seats? We’ll give you the answer up front. Some do, some don’t. We’ll try to break it down by model as we look through the current lineup. (more…)
Why is a dual-exhaust system better?
Have you ever wondered what the point of a dual-exhaust system on a car is? Why is a dual-exhaust system better? We will try to tackle some of the science behind this as we explore the inner workings of the modern combustion engine. (more…)
Why do so many modern cars have turbochargers?
Have you noticed that many cars have turbochargers these days? It seems like most modern cars have one under the hood but why do so many modern cars have turbochargers? There’s actually a few reasons, and we will go over them for you. (more…)
Why do some cars have rear wings?
A lot of performance cars have a giant wing on the back. Whether it’s a fixed wing or a retractable wing, you see them everywhere in the performance world from Bugatti to McLaren. Why do some cars have rear wings? We’re going to find an answer for you. (more…)
What are the advantages of a mid-engine car?
A lot of famous cars seem to put the engine not in front of the driver, but behind the driver in what is typically known as the mid-engine format. Why is this? What are the advantages of a mid-engine car? We may be able to shine some light on this conundrum. (more…)
What performance models does Audi make?
Audi is a premium luxury brand that can rival both BMW and Mercedes-Benz. But where BMW has its M series and Mercedes has AMG to tout their performance, the performance of Audi is a little less known. Let us familiarize you with the performance of this brand. What performance models does Audi make? We can fill you in. (more…)
What are paddle shifters?
Increasingly, more and more cars are getting paddle shifters around the steering wheel. What are paddle shifters and how do they work? We can provide you with some answers and we can also answer some fundamental questions about whether having paddle shifters makes a vehicle a manual or not. (more…)
Used supercars in Chicago IL
Are you looking for a real supercar in the Chicago area? Then the team at Apex Motorworks can help. We have used supercars in Chicago, IL from a wide array of different brands. Keep reading to find out how we can get you behind the wheel of a real performance machine today! (more…)
What is the current Ferrari lineup?
Want to learn all about the modern Ferrari lineup? What is the current Ferrari lineup? It can seem rather complicated on first glance, but we will dive into all the details so that you can have a full understanding of what Ferrari has to offer and where all the current Ferrari models came from in the long and storied Ferrari lineage. (more…)
What are the different Chevy Corvette generations?
Do you love Corvette? What are the different Chevy Corvette generations? The Corvette generations are often denoted by a C followed by the number of the generation. For example, the current Corvette models are C7. Below you can see an evolution of the design from the early days back in 1953 when the C1 debuted with just 150 horsepower, to the hard-charging C7 that we all know and love today. (more…)