Posts Tagged “Utah”

World of Speed at The Bonneville Salt Flats

By | September 17, 2012

Early in the morning I met up with the BYU Electric Blue Streamliner team, climbed into a van and made the way out to the Bonneville Salt Flats for World of Speed.  After driving through the western Utah desert, jamming to Boston, we arrived to the salt.  Team leaders, Dr. Perry Carter and my father, […]

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Utah Events: World of Speed at The Bonneville Salt Flats

By | September 6, 2012

**Editor’s note: The full WOS schedule can be found here** This weekend is the World of Speed held at the Bonneville Salt Flats.  Its very much the same thing as SpeedWeek held in August.  The fastest of the fastest cars will be present all trying to set speed records in their respected classes.  Cars of […]

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Video: Steep, Snowy Hill In Bountiful Leads To Plenty Of Car Crashes

By | January 24, 2012

As Utah’s largest car blog (maybe a default title, we don’t know…), we’re a fan of the area and try to avoid ragging on the drivers of this state as much as your everyday person would. But there are times for exceptions and today is definitely one of those times. The clip below shows a […]

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Utahan Wins Lamborghini, Crashes It Several Hours Later

By | December 20, 2011

Ah, what a crux excessive horsepower really is. For the many of us who have spent the majority of our lives behind the wheel of Civics and Camrys and other mass-produced sedans that don’t even come close to eclipsing the 200-horsepower mark, a 640-horsepower Italian V12 may be a small adjustment. Such was the case […]

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Utah Valley University Students Go On High-Performance Field Trip

By | February 8, 2011

Last Wednesday, students from Utah Valley University‘s Automotive Department went on a field trip to Southern California. The trip was the idea of Professor Todd Low for students in his High-Performance Engine class. The students got to visit CP Pistons/Carrillo Rods, Edelbrock and Pomona Raceway. They drove down on Wednesday. Thursday morning they visited CP Pistons/Carrillo […]

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More from the Utah International Auto Expo…

By | January 17, 2011

We don’t get new concepts here in Utah but we do get some older concepts and movie cars on occasion. We also get some upcoming vehicles that we aren’t supposed to touch yet. Below are some of the cars we got to see this year: Although we didn’t get to see the 2012 Ford Focus […]

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