Not every transmission will clamp itself in place when a driver ignores warnings and exits the vehicle without ensuring a car is in park. An issue with some Dodge Challengers could actually cause a rollaway risk if the driver doesn’t heed the alarm bells. Dodge issued a voluntary safety recall for 7,802 examples of the 2017
Good times or bad, recession or recovery, there is one constant in the auto business, and that’s a fleet of shiny new models headed to dealerships like clockwork each fall. The class of 2018 is no exception, led by an array of highly anticipated debuts and major redesigns on the passenger-car side of the business
What it Takes to Get 11,000hp to the Ground Nitromethane-powered NHRA Top Fuelers and Funny Cars (fuel cars, for short) still use a manual clutch despite the direct-drive transmission, but they’re more complex than what you see in any conventional clutch (even with today’s multi-disc setups). These 3,700°F carousels of steel, titanium, and sintered iron
ITS PERFECT. Not one INCH of this 1970 Chevelle hasn’t been touched or modified in some way or another. From the nickel-plated trim, to the baseball seam stitching on the seats..I don’t think we’ve EVER seen a car with this much attention to detail..it’s MIND BOGGLING! 3 years of hard works has certainly paid off
Super Stock racer Bucky Hess is a drag racing history aficionado. He is the owner, builder, and driver of the nostalgia-themed SS/AH 1968 Plymouth Barracuda, “Kandy Kuda”. His race car shop, Bucky’s LTD, is plastered with NHRA memorabilia and archival drag racing images of legendary Hemi racers like Ken Montgomery, Ronnie Sox, Dick Landy, Bill
Remember when 300 horsepower was a lot? Today you can take the wheel with twice as much raw power and no fear of law enforcement. It’s been over a year since SpeedVegas opened in the Nevada desert, and in that time, the attraction has changed the fantasy automotive dreams of thousands of visitors into a
Muscle car aficionados won’t forget the drag racing thirst that followed the introduction of the 2017 Camaro ZL1, when everybody was waiting to see how the blown Chevy would fair against the Dodge Challenger Hellcat. Full article: https://goo.gl/rmLJNo
The standard 2018 Mustang will have a EcoBoost inline-4 with 310 horsepower and 350 pound feet of torque. Ford said that model, paired with the 10-speed automatic and a performance package with bigger wheels, brakes and rotors, delivers a 0-to-60 in under 5 seconds in Drag Strip mode. Full article: https://goo.gl/J9xiZE
1977 Triumph Spitfire 1.5L 4 Cylinder 4 Speed Manual MCF thanks Gateway Classic Cars for the images provided here.
This (May ’16) was one of the best Cruising events from recent years, totally awesome! Here you get to see the best bits with insane cars and loud V8 / V10 sounds, drop a comment what is your favorite car / cars in the video. Oh and we urge you to watch this all the
The 2013 Viper has an all aluminum 8.4 liter V8 engine putting out 640 hp (477 kW) with a Tremec T6060 six speed manual transmission. The handling is improved with electronic stability control and traction control, the braking is better with four channel anti-lock as well as the four piston Brembo aluminum fixed calipers to
“The first time I laid eyes on that pretty blue with white stripes, I knew I wanted it,” says Brenda Wallace. Brenda has lived in a small rural town just outside of Clarksville, Tennessee, her entire life and is still the proud owner of a 1970 Chevelle SS396 she purchased new. “In July 1970, I
Chad Hill and the crew from Hot Rod Chassis & Cycle brought their recently completed 1967 Chevelle they call Rush. Built in a road racing style, it has the right look with a front splitter, a rear wing, a Ridetech Tiger Cage, and plenty of LS horsepower and a RideTech suspension to back it up.
Fiat Chrysler has been having some problems with its transmissions shifting out of Park and rolling away. Now the problem has ensnared some of its muscle cars. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, an estimated 7,802 Dodge Challengers may indicate that they’re in Park when in fact they’re not. That could leave the
What happens when the Hennessey team delivers 2 specially prepared Camaro’s, a Z/28 & Zl1 with a combined 1650 HP, to a customer who has access to an airport runway? Watch to find out!
For as many hot rodders that buy and sell rides as a way of life, there’s a legion of others that tend to stand by their original choice, building on, modifying, and enjoying the same car for many years. Al VerSchave’s been hanging around with this Nova going on 15 years. He’s taken many steps,
Badass 4 door Muscle…
One look at this ‘Cuda and you can tell it’s not your ordinary E-body, and that’s saying something. ‘Cudas are some of the most brash pony cars to come out of Detroit, with shaker hoods, bright paint, and unruly HemiV8s. This particular build from Schwartz Performance has the striking pearl orange and a Hemi of
The Dodge Demon is obviously a hot commodity among muscle car enthusiasts. With 840 horsepower at the crank and an alleged 60 mph time of 2.1 seconds, it is no surprise people are chomping at the bit to buy one. Due to the vehicle’s popularity and the fact that only 3,000 will be made, FCA