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Report: Future high-performance Jaguars could be powered by BMW

Jaguar has made some pretty formidable powerplants, from one of history’s most renowned straight-sixes, to their current high-performance and rev-happy V8s. They even power all V8 Land Rovers and have been since the Range Rover stopped using a BMW V8 in 2005. But it seems the age of Jaguar engines is coming to an end […]

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Report: Porsche has a new twin-turbocharged V8 for the Cayenne and Panamera Turbo

The Vienna Motor Symposium happened recently and some German automakers decided to seize the moment to showcase some new mills for some future cars. One of them was BMW’s new, ridiculous quad-turbodiesel inline-six and another would be Porsche’s latest twin-turbocharged V8. Set for duty in the next-generation Cayenne and Panamera Turbo models, which will most […]

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Report: Dieselgate isn’t stopping Audi from developing new diesels, next gen oil-burning V8 due in April

You didn’t think Volkswagen, and thus, Audi’s issues with Dieselgate were going to stop one of the most prolific producers of diesel passenger cars from developing compression-ignition motors, did you? Good, cuz neither did I, and the latest CARandDRIVER report reaffirms these notions. According to the report, Audi is expected to reveal an all-new TDI V8 […]

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Report: Porsche and Audi to join forces for future modular V6 and V8 engines

Audi and Porsche have been in bed together for quite some time, thanks to being managed by the same corporate parent, Volkswagen AG. So it’s no surprise that the two automakers have been sharing parts and resources for decades. But they still operated on rather different terms, making different cars for different purposes. Now though, […]

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Report: Audi’s next-gen R8 could forgo the option of a 4.2L V8, period

One of the highlights of the original Audi R8 is its lovely naturally-aspirated 4.2L V8, which has served duty in various forms in a long-list of Audis over the past decade, despite being the entry-level motor for the range. But now, thanks to downsizing and fuel economy, Motoring heard the R8 will forgo the option of […]

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Lexus details RC F’s new 5.0L V8

Lexus released the details for the RC F’s new 5.0L naturally-aspirated V8, which strays against the trend of downsizing, something the latest BMW M3 and M4 are a victim of due to tightening fuel economy regulations. But nonetheless, the V8 also does without forced induction to displace 4,969cc. It is more or less the same […]

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Report: Audi to drop the V8 for its RS4, sadly

The demand for greater fuel economy seems to be killing the V8 and lately, Audi’s been stringent on its offerings of V8s, simply because they’ve found more economical alternatives, at least on paper. Continuing the trend is the next RS4 wagon estate and while we don’t receive that model here in the states, it’s still […]

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Report: Next generation Hyundai Genesis Coupe could receive 5.0L Tau V8

Hyundai has been making some ballsy moves recently, particularly in an effort to move upmarket, which is clearly visible with the new Genesis sedan and past efforts like the wonderful Equus. So this latest bit of news from Australian media, GoAuto.com, shouldn’t sound too particularly far-fetched, should Hyundai continue being ambitious. Click here for our original […]

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Report: Porsche planning new V6 and V8 engines for the next generation Panamera

A new report is in from AutoCar in the UK, who learned that Porsche is currently developing all-new V6 and V8 engines for the next generation of Panamera, to be built on Volkswagen’s latest MSB modular platform. Porsche is spearheading the project, specifically designing the future engines to be capable of rear-wheel and all-wheel drive configurations. […]

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Aston Martin and Daimler tie the knot to jointly develop “cutting edge” powertrains

Aston Martin has confirmed to be pairing up with Mercedes-Benz’s corporate parent, Daimler, who will jointly develop powertrain solutions for the next generation models. Specifically, Aston Martin and AMG will be cooperatively working on unique V8s that will focus on high performance and fuel economy with “cutting edge technology.” As part of the agreement, Daimler […]

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Billet Specialties Chevy V8 Black Aluminum Straight Water Neck P/N BLK90120 picture
Billet Specialties Chevy V8 Black Aluminum Straight Water Neck P/N BLK90120
Borla Cat Back Exhaust System 140079 For 04-12 Nissan Titan 5.6L V8 CC EC SB picture
Borla Cat Back Exhaust System 140079 For 04-12 Nissan Titan 5.6L V8 CC EC SB
Borla Cat Back Exhaust System 140329 For 10 Ford Mustang GT 4.6L V8 RWD 2DR picture
Borla Cat Back Exhaust System 140329 For 10 Ford Mustang GT 4.6L V8 RWD 2DR
Pioneer SFI 29.1 168 Tooth Flexplate Chevy V8 P/N 871011 picture
Pioneer SFI 29.1 168 Tooth Flexplate Chevy V8 P/N 871011
Chevy GMC Avalanche Silverado Sierra Tahoe 00-06 4.8L 5.3L V8 Stainless Headers picture
Chevy GMC Avalanche Silverado Sierra Tahoe 00-06 4.8L 5.3L V8 Stainless Headers