When did the big bad gubbmint ban "more powerful engines?"
The same time Republicans have said that everyone should have as much gas as they want and that there is nothing wrong with using as much as they want.
"The biggest problems that we're facing right now have to do with George Bush trying to bring more and more power into the executive branch and not go through Congress at all. And that's what I intend to reverse when I'm president of the United States." -- Sen. Barack Obama, March 31, 2008
Progressive Racism: The Hidden Motive Driving Modern Politics [pjmedia.com]