How Belly Tank Racers Work Hey, I’ve got an idea for something to do this weekend: How about you strap yourself inside a gas tank from a World War II fighter plane and go screaming across some salt flats at nearly 200 miles per hour (322 kilometers per hour)? C’mon man, it’ll be fun! That pretty much describes belly tank racing, a type of car racing that evolved in the 1940s and 1950s using surplus plane parts from WWII. Streaking across dry lake beds in the American West, belly tank…

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pro·pul·sion prəˈpəlSHən/ noun   the action of driving or pushing forward. “they dive and use their wings for propulsion under water” synonyms: thrust, motive force, impetus, impulse, drive, driving force, actuation, push,pressure, power Did you know that your car will take in 20,000 cubic feet of air to burn 20 gallons of fuel? That’s the equivalent of a 2,500 sq. ft. house! If your only experience with a car engine’s inner workings is “How much is that going to cost to fix?” this graphic is for you. Car engines are…

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Ar†stråda Magazine – MOTO

Artstrada Magazine

ART|MOTO|BITES|NITES|UNIQUE  Motocross Tracks Andrews MX (Andrews, TX) Athens MX Park (Athens, TX) AustinDelValle MX Park (Del Valle, TX) Badlands Motorcoss Park (Celeste, TX) Boondox (Farmersville, TX) Bowers MX (Amarillo, TX) Brushy Creek Motor Farm (Royse City, TX) Buffalo Creek MX Park (Canton, TX) Buffalo Valley MX (Seguin, TX) Burleson MX (Burleson, TX) Cowboy Badlands (Beaumont, TX) Cycle Ranch MX Park (Floresville, TX) DDMX Ranch (Robstown, TX) Desoto Motorsport Park (Grand Cane, LA) Freestone County Raceway (Wortham, TX) Gravity Alley (Breaux Bridge, LA) His 956 Facility (Paradise, TX) I-35 MX (Thackervile,…

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