SA racing legend Gugu Zulu would have turned 41 today

One of South Africa's most successful motorsport driver's Gugu Zulu would have celebrated his 41st birthday today. We take a look at his career highlights.

8 fast cats score trophies at #JaguarSHC

The 10th Jaguar Simola Hillclimb was a successful affair for Team Jaguar, with a total of eight podium finishes for all eight entries across various categories.

WATCH: Torque and gears - why hybrid engines in F1 cars are more 'torquey'

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Robin Classen

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When talking about the performance of a car, you will most certainly hear the terms kilowatts and torque.

WATCH: Car power vs torque - what's the difference?

An engine produces most of its torque at a certain point in the rev range, also called its peak.

The synchronization between torque and gears is pivotal in a race and finding the right combination between gear ratios can prove to be the difference in a race.

Watch the video below to find out more about F1 hybrid engines:


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