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  • Petty's Garage 2015 Ford Mustang 2014 SEMA show car

    Following the pair of modified 2015 F-150 pickup trucks it unveiled ahead of the 2014 SEMA show, the Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] is previewing two 2015 Mustang show cars. The Blue Oval is hoping to introduce the redesigned pony car to the aftermarket in a big way, with a "stampede" of modified Mustangs beginning with these cars from Petty's Garage and Galpin Auto Sports (GAS). MUST SEE: Crashed 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Spotted In Chicago: Video Not surprisingly, the Petty's Garage Mustang is decked out in a bright shade of blue reminiscent of Richard "The King" Petty's NASCAR racers. It's...

  • Teaser for 1966 Chevrolet Chevelle by Ring Brothers
    Ring Brothers Bringing 980-Horsepower Chevy Chevelle To SEMA

    After stunning us with its custom De Tomaso Pantera at last year’s SEMA show, and a NASCAR V-8-powered Ford Mustang before that, Ring Brothers is back to stun us at 2014’s SEMA with a 980-horsepower Chevrolet Chevelle. The Wisconsin-based tuner is calling the car the Ring Brothers...

  • 2015 Ford F-150 Vaughn Gittin Jr. - 2014 SEMA
    Ford Previews A Pair Of 2015 F-150s Modded For SEMA

    Having shed around 700 pounds compared to its predecessor, the 2015 Ford F-150 is already the smartest, toughest and most capable F-150 ever launched by the Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F]. But at next month’s SEMA show in Las Vegas we’ll get a look at how tuning firms intend to further...

  • Chevrolet SS Sport Concept
    Chevrolet Shows Off 2014 SEMA Concepts

    The 2014 Specialty Equipment Manufacturers Association show is just around the corner, which means automakers are scrambling to put the finishing touches on their Las Vegas-bound concepts. We recently got a glimpse into the cars that the Mopar team is planning on trotting out, and today it's...

  • Poison Dart R/T Concept
    Mopar Offers Sneak Peek At 2014 SEMA Concepts, Includes Viper ACR, Poison Dart R/T

    The tunerstravaganza that is the Specialty Equipment Market Association’s annual show (SEMA) will soon be upon us, running November 4-7 in Las Vegas. Among the first of the major manufacturers to preview its full onslaught for the show, Chrysler today gives us a sneak peek at several concept...

  • 2014 Hyundai Genesis Coupe by Blood Type Racing
    Hyundai Genesis Coupe Gets Close To 1,000 HP For SEMA

    Hyundai’s four-cylinder Genesis Coupe will be discontinued once the 2015 model year rolls around but the Korean automaker plans to give it one last hurrah with a wild concept pushing out almost 1,000 horsepower. The concept will be presented at next month’s SEMA show and is being...

  • 2015 Chevrolet Camaro Green Flash Edition

    A new generation of the Chevrolet Camaro is just around the corner but that doesn’t mean the current model should be overlooked, as it’s still one of the best performance bargains available today, especially in SS trim. For this year’s SEMA, which takes place early next month, Chevy will be presenting this special edition 2015 Camaro SS, which the automaker is yet to name. MUST SEE: The Average Bugatti Owner Has 84 Cars, 3 Jets, And A Yacht As part of ‘National Name Your Car Day’ on October 2, Chevy announced that it will let fans name its latest special edition...

  • 2015 Hyundai Genesis by ARK Performance, 2014 SEMA
    ARK Performance Turns 2015 Hyundai Genesis Into Super SEMA Sedan

    Hyundai has done one hell of a job transforming the Genesis. The first generation machine was a novel take on a segment on which Germany has held a tight grip. There were hints of luxury, but the car was overall a B- effort. Now though, Hyundai offers up the second-generation Genesis and it's a...

  • 708-horsepower 2015 Hyundai Sonata by Bisimoto, 2014 SEMA
    Hyundai Teams Up With Bisimoto To Build 708-HP Sonata For SEMA

    At last year’s SEMA show, we saw Hyundai and Californian tuner Bisimoto unveil a Genesis Coupe with, wait for it, 1,000 horsepower! Well, the two have partnered up again and this time the basis for their modding is a humble 2015 Hyundai Sonata. Bisimoto specializes in extracting huge output...

  • 2015 Honda Fit  -  First Drive
    Honda Launches Fit Modification Program For SEMA

    The Specialty Equipment Market Association show in Las Vegas—more commonly known as SEMA—is one of the year's biggest modified car shows, attracting thousands of industry personnel from across the globe. As such it can be an important springboard for companies to show their wares, and...

  • Linda Vaughn LV-1 Chevrolet Camaros, Barrett-Jackson Auctions
    Special Linda Vaughn-Inspired Camaros Go Up For Auction

    Two special custom Chevrolet Camaros will do their bit for charity in January following an appearance at the recent SEMA show in Las Vegas. Designed by Jack 'Doc' Watson and inspired by Linda Vaughn, proceeds from each LV-1 Camaro sold at auction will go towards The International Kids Alliance...

  • Quanta QHP770 hybrid Chevrolet Corvette, SEMA 2013
    Quanta Reveals 770-Horsepower Corvette Z06 High-Performance Hybrid

    Automakers have recently discovered a very good way of helping gearheads over their natural mistrust of hybrid vehicles: Making them incredibly powerful. Next year will see the debuts of McLaren's P1, Ferrari's LaFerrari and Porsche's 918 Spyder--hybrids one and all. While not an official factory...

  • Kia Soul at SEMA 2013

    The SEMA show floor experienced some extra sights and sound. No, it wasn't from the notes of an aggressive exhaust pipe or from the glow caused by oversized wheels. Instead, it was due to Kia trotting out a variety of customized 2014 Soul machines, which have been transformed into platforms that can create great music. All in all it's five Souls that have been crafted into rolling works of art with a musical focus. The Amped Soul is a joint effort between Popular Mechanics and the automaker. It has suicide doors that open to reveal a massive audio JBL audio stack. A portable platform connects...

  • Bumblebee’s new Chevrolet Camaro concept from Transformers 4, 2013 SEMA Show
    Transformers 4 Camaro Concept And Corvette Stingray Make SEMA Showing

    One of the big surprises at this week’s SEMA show in Las Vegas was a pair of Chevrolet concept cars many readers will recognize as being from the upcoming Transformers movie, Transformers 4: Age Of Extinction. One is a unique Camaro concept car that’s almost certain to be the vehicle...

  • Ring Brothers ADRNLN De Tomaso Pantera, 2013 SEMA Show
    Ring Brothers Pantera Gets Adrenaline Pumping At SEMA 2013

    The floor of the annual SEMA show in Las Vegas is usually full of modified muscle cars, but it's rare to see a vintage Italian supercar given the same treatment. However, thanks to well-known muscle car customizers Mike and Jim Ring (a.k.a. the Ring Brothers), a 1971 De Tomaso Pantera given the...

  • Mazda Ceramic 6 Concept, 2013 SEMA Show
    Mazda Shows Racy 3s, 6s At SEMA

    Mazda's newest range of vehicles is attracting praise far and wide, but styling aside there's little to excite performance fans in the new 3 and 6 ranges, at least for now. The Japanese automaker's lineup for the SEMA show in Las Vegas this week could go some way to rectifying that, though. Mazda...

  • Chevrolet Performance Camaro V6 Concept, 2013 SEMA Show
    Chevrolet Performance Camaro V6 Concept: SEMA Live Gallery

    Chevrolet presented an onslaught of performance cars at the 2013 SEMA show this week, with the highlights being a trio of tasty Corvette Stingray concepts, a Silverado performance pickup, an SS personalized by Jeff Gordon and a handful of custom Camaros. It is one of these custom Camaros that is...

  • Hyundai crate engine, SEMA 2013
    Hyundai Launches New Crate Engines At SEMA

    Start talking about crate engines, and the conversation usually drifts toward big V-8s from the Detroit Three. Hyundai is trying to get in on the action, though. At the 2013 SEMA show in Las Vegas, the Korean automaker launched two new crate engines: the 2.0-liter Theta four-cylinder, and the...

  • Mopar ’14 Challenger, 2013 SEMA

    Continuing its tradition of enhanced Chrysler Group vehicles, Mopar has rolled out a new one for the 2014 model year, the Mopar ’14 Challenger. The car made its debut today at the SEMA show taking place in Las Vegas, and will be available for order in March. Pricing will be announced closer to the sales launch and only 100 examples will be built. This is the fifth special edition created by the Mopar brand, with the first, launched in 2010, also based on the Challenger. It was followed by the ’11 Charger, ’12 300, ’13 Dart and now this latest ’14 Challenger...

  • 2014 Dodge Dart, Challenger and Charger equipped with Scat Packages
    Retro Fire: Chrysler Revives Shaker Hoods And Scat Packs

    Chrysler's booth at the 2013 SEMA show has entered a time warp. The Auburn Hills brigade has brought back two classic items from the 1960s and '70s muscle car era: the Shaker Hood and the Scat Pack. The 2014 Dodge Challenger looks like its 1970 ancestor, so its seems appropriate to give it the same...

  • Corvette Stingray Convertible Atlantic Concept, 2013 SEMA Show
    Trio Of Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Concepts: SEMA Live Gallery

    Chevrolet is presenting an onslaught of performance cars at the 2013 SEMA show taking place in Las Vegas this week, with the headline act being a trio of Corvette Stingray concepts. Many of the Chevy concepts unveiled at SEMA, including these three Corvette Stingrays, have roots at the race track...

  • Chevrolet SS Performance Sedan Jeff Gordon Concept, 2013 SEMA Show
    2014 Chevrolet SS Prepped By Jeff Gordon: Live From SEMA

    One of the surprises of this week’s SEMA show is this custom 2014 Chevrolet SS muscle sedan. Responsible for the car’s unique attributes is none other than Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 Chevy SS race car in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Gordon chose a handful of tasteful mods for the...

  • Custom Ford Mustang at 2013 SEMA show
    Ford Mustang Voted Hottest Car at SEMA, Scion FR-S Gets Hottest Sport Compact Nod

    For the second year in a row, the Ford Mustang has been voted the “Hottest Car” at SEMA. It once again edged out its Chevrolet Camaro arch rival, which was deemed the winner in 2011 and 2010. The annual award, dubbed the SEMA Award, recognizes the most accessory-friendly vehicle based...

  • 2014 Honda Civic Coupe
    Honda Reveals 2014 Civic Coupe, Promises Supercharger For CR-Z

    Honda introduced a raft of updates to its Civic sedan after just one year of sales due to a spate of negative reviews for the redesigned 2012 model. Now it’s the Civic Coupe’s turn to receive those updates, which are being rolled out on the 2014 model, previewed this week at the 2013...

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