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HEMI® “Shaker” Returns on the 2014 Challenger R/T and Mopar ’14 Challenger Models

- With its functional “Shaker” hood and unmistakable Dodge muscle-car cues, the new 2014 Challenger R/T Shaker marks the return of one of the brand’s most coveted performance options – Dodge Challenger R/T Shaker features the legendary 5.7-liter HEMI® V-8 engine with unique hood and intake design combined with a functional exposed-element cold-air intake system […]

Historical Car Museum Hosts the Bugatti Type 57 Aerolithe – For the First Time in the World and Middle East

The Historical, Vintage & Classic Cars Museum in Kuwait revealed one of the rarest historic classic cars, a remake of the 1935 “Bugatti Type 57 Aerolithe” in a special exhibition that is available to public viewing, giving them an interesting opportunity to visit this special car for the first time in the Middle East. Under […]

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray to Pace 97th Indianapolis 500

INDIANAPOLIS – The all-new, seventh-generation 2014 Corvette Stingray will serve as the Indianapolis 500 Pace Car, leading the field to green at the start of the 97th running of “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing,” on Sunday, May 26, at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. It marks a record 12th time the Corvette has served as the Pace […]

Stephen Cox: Mercury Cyclone for Dummies

As under-appreciated muscle cars go, the enigmatic Mercury Cyclone is about as obscure as they come. But I still love them. First of all, “Cyclone” was a cool name. Most modern car names are garbage. The Intrigue wasn’t. The Hummer didn’t. The Citation couldn’t go fast enough to earn one. The Probe… well… insert your […]

Photos: 2014 Chevrolet Camaro SS

High-performance aerodynamics highlight changes for 2014 Camaro The 2014 Camaro represents the most significant redesign since the introduction of the fifth-generation Camaro as a concept car in 2006. “The 2014 Camaro is our opportunity to apply what we have learned listening to our customers, and our continuing development of high-performance models,” said Tom Peters, Camaro […]

Hot Wheels Chevrolet Camaros Rolling Around Indy As 500 Festival Cars

INDIANAPOLIS – The 33 directors of the 500 Festival received their Indianapolis 500 Chevrolet Camaros in a ceremony Wednesday at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, a longtime tradition leading into the Month of May and “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing.” The “Festival cars” have reminded Indianapolis-area residents of the upcoming Indianapolis 500 since the 1960s, and […]

SRT Announces New 392 Appearance Package for Dodge Charger SRT8

- New black exterior accents build upon exclusive 20-inch Black Vapor – Chrome wheels with extra dose of menacing appearance for iconic four-door fastback coupe – Total of 392 units will be built during 2013 and 2014 model years – Optional package available on five different exterior body colors – 6.4-liter HEMI® V-8 engine delivers […]

2014 SRT Viper TA – Ready to Attack Any Road Course

- Viper TA (Time Attack) spec-package designed for extreme performance in a special road course focused handling package – Only 33 units in special “Crusher Orange” exterior paint color will be available beginning third quarter 2013 Auburn Hills, Mich. – Configured in-house by the Chrysler Group’s SRT (Street and Racing Technology) team in collaboration with […]

New Dodge Challenger R/T Redline Delivers Red-hot Muscle Car Performance and Styling at the Ice-cold 2013 Chicago Auto Show

- New 2013 Dodge Challenger R/T Redline heats up the brand’s iconic muscle-car lineup with HEMI®-power, red-hot exterior accents and performance suspension – Signature 20-inch Black Chrome wheels feature a Redline Red accented lip and backbone for a customized look – Legendary 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 delivers up to 375 horsepower and 410 lb-ft torque through […]

Photos: 2011 Chevrolet Camaro SS Lingenfelter TA 455 Convertible

This is a 2011 Camaro LTA convertible, powered by a 455 CID Lingenfelter all aluminum LSx engine. The 455 CID uses LPE LS7 CNC ported cylinder heads, Callies 4340 forged steel crankshaft, Oliver billet rods, JE forged aluminum pistons, with 11.5:1 compression. This combination is cranking out an amazing 655 horsepower & 610 lbs ft […]