Summer Heat Can Destory A Vehicle Battery

This summer’s extreme temperatures can destroy a vehicle’s battery. The Car Care Council advises vehicle owners to have their cars’ batteries tested periodically and replaced, if necessary, to avoid being stranded. Excessive heat and overcharging shortens the life of a battery. Heat causes battery fluid to evaporate, which then damages the internal structure of the […]

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Lucas Oil Reaches nearly 90 MPH in Miami!

Once again, Sterling Performance was well–represented at the race this weekend! The Lucas Oil boat, powered by Sterling Performance Engines, hit speeds as high as 89.9 mph in the choppy waters at Miami this weekend, scooping up another win in the Super Vee Extreme class! With a season like this, we can’t wait to see […]

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Sarasota 2012 Stats – Lucas Oil – Powered by Sterling Performance Engines

Powered by Sterling Performance Engines, the Lucas Oil SilverHook rocked it at the Suncoast Super Boat Grand Prix in Sarasota! Below are the stats, as released by Super Boat International, from the race. Below are the lap–by–lap stats from the race, provided by Super Boat International. Make sure to watch for the Lucas Oil boat again this […]

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Lucas Oil Captures First Place Win

Sterling Performance is excited about the recent win captured by Lucas Oil at the Suncoast Super Boat Grand Prix! The SilverHook boat is powered by 2 – 930 HP Sterling engines helping driver, Michael Silfverberg and throttleman, Nigel Hook achieve an average speed of 97.25mph! The fastest lap was over 100mph allowing them to take […]

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Coming up… Suncoast Super Boat Grand Prix!

This weekend, all eyes will be on the WHM Motorsports Skater and the Lucas Oil MAV-TV 77 SilverHook, both powered by Sterling Performance Engines! Both boats will be participating in the Sarasota Super Boat Grand Prix on Sunday, July 1st! Fans can come to Centennial Park Friday and Saturday (June 29-30) to see their favorite […]

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Direct Injection

More recent news from Sterling Performance—we are utilizing a lot of direct injection, which is a new up-and-coming way for the future of automotive industry testing! The testing involves actual physical pumps, fuel lines, rails, and injectors for various companies for their entrance to direct injection. Direct injection results in better emissions and allow better […]

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Testing Ducati Motorcycles

Recently at Sterling Performance, we’ve been testing Ducati motorcycles to ensure US emissions standard compliance. With this type of testing, we’re checking the tanks and gasolines to measure how many hydrocarbons bleed through the gas tank in order to be certified for sale in US markets. This type of testing alone will be approximately a […]

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