Emotions will run high at Martinsville in first short track race of the season

...at Martinsville Speedway, just like managing tires, brakes and engines throughout the 500-lap race.All 43 drivers know, make that...can get on with your race."With temper, tires, brakes and engines all intact.

Ford brings back Lincoln Continental

...each leg separately. The moonroof glass turns opaque with the touch of a button.Under the hood is a 3-liter V6 EcoBoost engine that's unique to Lincoln. Ford isn't yet revealing more details, like whether the car is front- or rear-wheel drive...

Defending champ Will Power has top speed at IndyCar practice

...Hamilton's choosing. The car developed a problem with its engine inlets very early in morning practice, and it took the crew...International Circuit.? French automaker Renault, which supplies engines to the Red Bull and Toro Rosso teams, is considering pulling...

What Is It?

...noted that in 1957 Chevy introduced the 283-cubic-inch V-8 engine, which also could be had with fuel injection."Ted Shelton...Cadillac models of the time."Powered by a 454-cubic-inch engine boasting more than 300 horsepower, this massive 'road yacht...

US economic growth rate unrevised at 2.2 percent in Q4

...17 years, will energize consumer spending, which accounts for 70 percent of the economy."Consumers are going to be the engine of growth for the U.S. economy this year," Behravesh said.Behravesh believes that growth slowed in first three months...

SC medic vehicle crash injures 5

...Authorities say the Red Bluff-based unit was transporting a patient when it was involved in a crash. More medic crews and fire engines arrived to help people out of the vehicles, and five people were taken to a hospital for injuries.The South Carolina Highway...

Off-track politics in Formula One could be Mercedes' biggest threat

...team, which had a disappointing weekend in which its Renault engines had a slew of problems and local favorite Daniel Ricciardo finished...to Mercedes on the track this season ? even allowing for engine upgrades which have been re-introduced to the sport ? Red...

Tourists flocking to Cuba 'before the Americans come'

...compared with a year earlier, a total of about 371,000.Tourism, a $2.6 billion-plus industry, is one of the main engines that has kept Cuba's economy sputtering along. Last year, the country welcomed 3 million visitors, a record.About 600...

Nissan Murano sets itself apart from other SUVs

...two-wheel drive.The Murano's one engine is a competitive downside in the crossover...from the Nissan's line of stalwart VQ engines and performed well in the tester. The...creating no noticeable droning of the engine that the driver could hear nor spoiling...

Google hires woman as new CFO, luring Morgan Stanley exec from Wall St. to Silicon Valley

...Google has been at the forefront of upheaval during the past 15 years. Besides building the Internet's dominant search engine and digital ad network, the Mountain View, Calif., company also boasts the top mobile operating system in Android and the...