Fixing a flat bicycle tire requires about half an hour for those who are not used to it. Those that are accustomed to do it will take around 15 minutes. The tools necessary to fix a flat bicycle tire are quite inexpensive. When you fix […]
Cars & Vehicles
How does a car engine work?
A car engine is usually an internal-combustion engine and there are various types of internal-combustion engines. The various types of internal-combustion engines that power the car are diesel engines and gasoline engines. All types of internal-combustion engine have their advantages and their disadvantages. The external […]
When was the first car made?
After the invention of wheel man started inventing different types of vehicles that could run on roads. It is said that in 1678 father Ferdinand Verbiest presented a steam powered vehicle to the emperor of China. But no proofs are available for this so people […]
How can I keep my bicycle in top shape?
A bicycle is perhaps the first love for many. Most boys get them as their 8th birthday present. Keeping you bicycle in great condition throughout does not demand much. Even if someone is totally ignorant about bicycle repairs, he/she would be able to look after […]
How to change a bicycle tire?
Changing a bi-cycle tire is a very common part of bi-cycle riding, but in most of the cases, people run to the repairing shop to change the tire. The changing work is not a very difficult task, at first one need to buy a fresh […]
Who invented Ferrari?
The name Ferrari is associated with the world famous racing car under the same name. Enzo Ferrari of Italy, born in Modena, was the founder and creator of the first Ferrari car in 1929. Enzo Ferrari worked for Alfa Romeo and headed the motor racing […]
Who invented the diesel engine?
The diesel engine was developed by a refrigerator engineer Dr. Rudolf Diesel in the year 1897. The diesel engine is in fact a compression ignition engine where a piston compresses the mixture of air and oil thus increasing the temperature to such an extent that […]
How to choose the right mountain bike?
With the rising popularity of mountain biking, the demand for mountain bikes has suddenly increased. This is the reason that the bikes come in many price ranges. Some mountain bikes are priced reasonably, while others can be extremely expensive. At times, it can get quite […]
Who invented Ferris Wheel?
Who invented Ferris wheel? The Ferris wheel was invented by George Washington Gale Ferris in 1893. Originally a bridge builder he designed and constructed the first Ferris wheel as a landmark for the World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago. A Ferris wheel which is also called […]
Who invented Gasoline Tractor?
A vehicle used for various purposes such as hauling machinery or a trailer or used in construction or agricultural purposes to perform a number of functions is known as a tractor. John Froelich of Clayton County, Iowa, America invented the first gasoline powered tractor. After […]