Muscle Cars

 
2016 Chevrolet SS

Chevrolet SS: the sport sedan that could, but never caught on

It was a common practice of American automakers decades ago. Take a family sedan, swap out the plain-Jane engine, drop in a big V-8, and you have a muscle car. The Chevrolet SS was one of the final examples of such a practice, albeit not a very American one from the start. For those unaware, the... read more

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2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon First Drive

The Dodge Demon configurator has been unleashed

You know you want one. How could you not, really? I mean, there's never been a production vehicle capable of making 840 horsepower with a price under $100,000. If you truly... read more August 14, 2017 by


 
2017 Chevrolet Camaro 1LE

Chevy assesses more affordable Camaro V-8 to challenge Mustang, Challenger

Right now the most affordable Chevrolet Camaro with a V-8 is the Camaro SS which starts at approximately $38,000. However, Ford Mustang and Dodge Challenger buyers can drive... read more August 14, 2017 by


 
Camaro ZL1 and Ford GT on race track

New Ford GT can't shake Camaro ZL1 on the track

Let this sink in for a moment: Ford's bonkers GT supercar actually makes less horsepower than a 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1. It's true; the numbers don't lie. A Camaro ZL1... read more August 5, 2017 by


 
Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat with Demon powertrain spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat spied with Demon power

A Dodge engineer has been spotted out and about with a Challenger SRT Hellcat packing the powertrain of the Demon. The test car wears the standard Hellcat body and not the... read more August 4, 2017 by


 
Dodge Challenger Hellcat makes 1,000 horsepower on the dyno

Watch a 1,000-horsepower Dodge Hellcat put down power on the dyno

The era of 4-figure-horsepower cars is upon us. It's a wild time and the power wars have yet to show signs of slowing. We've got 700-horsepower Porsche 911s, 700-horsepower... read more August 2, 2017 by


 
1970 Dodge Charger Tantrum by SpeedKore Performance

Mercury Marine aspires to build more high-performance car engines

Younger enthusiasts may not recognize the Mercury Marine or Mercury Racing names, but in the 1990s, Mercury Marine made a name for itself in car circles. It became the... read more August 1, 2017 by


 
Ford F-150 Raptor inspired by F-22 built for 2017 EAA AirVenture

F-22-inspired F-150 Raptor raises $300K at 2017 EAA AirVenture auction

Each year, Ford pulls a crew together to build an aircraft-inspired vehicle for the Experimental Aircraft Association AirVenture aircraft show in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. The... read more August 1, 2017 by


 
Steve von Foerster helps develop Quiet Mode for the 2018 Ford Mustang GT

2018 Ford Mustang GT adding quiet exhaust and quiet start modes to be neighborly

The 5.0-liter V-8 in the 2018 Mustang GT is getting a power bump to make enthusiasts happy, and it's also adding a Quiet Exhaust mode to make the neighbors happy. It's part... read more July 31, 2017 by


 
2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon

Is FCA readying an Angel to come and slay the Demon?

Is Fiat Chrysler Automobiles about to be purified after unleashing upon the world the Hellcat and Demon? A trademark filing reveals that Fiat Chrysler has secured the rights... read more July 28, 2017 by


 
How the Dodge Challenger Demon uses a/c for more power

How the Dodge Demon uses its air conditioning to make more horsepower

While it may seem like blasphemy that an air conditioning unit can be used to actually increase horsepower, it's true. Dodge has implemented such a process to help the 2018... read more July 27, 2017 by


 
2018 Ford Mustang GT

2018 Ford Mustang GT does 0-60 mph in under 4 seconds, has 460 horsepower

Ford's been playing the slow-drip game with information about the refreshed 2018 Mustang, but on Monday it finally revealed the tidbits enthusiasts truly care about: power... read more July 24, 2017 by


 
2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Widebody first drive

Learn how dealers use eBay as loophole for Dodge Demon markups

If there's a will, there's a way, we suppose. Dealerships have found a way around Dodge's price-gouging prevention plan for the 2018 Challenger SRT Demon, and it still... read more July 24, 2017 by


 
Ford GT40 shows up to drag racing event and does well against modern cars

Ford GT40 teaches Dodge Hellcat a thing or two about racing

Though a Ford GT40 replica isn't exactly the Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat's grandfather, the stately elder and the rorty modern muscle machine recently met. If only the two cars... read more July 21, 2017 by


 
2018 Dodge Durango SRT first drive

2018 Dodge Durango SRT first drive review: Challenger's attitude

A Dodge Durango might be one of the last vehicles you'd want to drive on an angry lap of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway's in-field road course. It's a 3-row crossover SUV... read more July 20, 2017 by


 
2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon First Drive

2018 Dodge Demon first drive review: Hellcat for real sinners

Americans love excess, noise, and bombast, and the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is as excessive, noisy, and bombastic as a car can get. But the ultimate Challenger is also... read more July 18, 2017 by


 
 

 
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