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F1 Flappy-Paddle Transmissions F1 Flappy-Paddle Transmissions

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One of the most heavily engineered and durable parts of a Formula 1 car is its sequential, "flappy paddle" transmission. Find out how this technological masterpiece creates the seamless, lightning-quick shifts it's best known for with this awesome technical video made by Engineering Explained.

Lowering Springs & Coilovers Lowering Springs & Coilovers

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The suspension is one of the most important parts of a car. It helps shape the way the car handles, rides, but also has an affect on launch and braking. A great way to improve the way any car handles is to lower the center of gravity and stiffening the springs on each wheel.
  • Here's The One DIY Guide Every BMW Owner Must See

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    BMWs are great cars for the most part. Their performance per pound make them a serious competitor in the market for people that want a thrilling driving experience. But they do have an achilles heel: The cooling system. As the system is sealed, meaning that there's nowhere to bleed off air when in normal running condition, bleeding the system properly is one of the most important things you can do to keep your car running for years to come. Here's how to do it, the right way. 

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