Autos: Enthusiasts

The Macho T/A: A Brilliant Car With a Silly Name

Thursday  13:49,   05 october 2017
Road & Track

And now five of them are up for auction at once.Pontiac’s ponycar was pretty much the last American car to wave the white flag and cut performance to meet new Federal regulations for emissions and fuel economy. The Trans Am kept a big block long[...]

A Chat With a Record-Setting Viper Crew

Thursday  13:49,   05 october 2017
Road & Track

The Viper ACR holds track records at nearly every track you know, and tracks you've never heard of. This crew set a record at the New York Safety Track.Sam Yau might not have the name recognition of Winkler, Robst, or Dominik Farnbacher, but the [...]

Hennessey Can Give Your Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk Over 1,000 Horsepower

Thursday  13:49,   05 october 2017
MSN

<p>You aren't content with just 707-hp in your Jeep, are you?</p>Naturally, that wasn’t enough power for Hennessey. By adding a 4.5-liter supercharger system cranking up the boost to 14 psi, stainless steel long tube headers, upgraded fuel [...]

Hennessey will turn your Camaro ZL1 convertible into an Exorcist, too

Thursday  13:49,   05 october 2017
Autoblog

When you want Demon performance with a droptop.The video above shows one of the droptop Exorcists on the dyno. The car still sounds excellent, and you can really hear the bigger supercharger shriek. And of course, since the top can be lowered, it[...]

This Hellcat-Powered Dodge Durango Will Make Your Kids Cry

Thursday  13:49,   05 october 2017
MSN

<p>Someone was bound to build it.</p>The story behind this Dodge Durango Hellcat built by Plum Floored Creations is kind of a heartwarming one. When a customer was looking to get her husband a gift, she reached out to the Phoenix-area Mopar[...]

Shelby is Building Six New Big-Block Daytona Coupes

Thursday  13:48,   05 october 2017
Road & Track

Shelby American will build six aluminum continuation big-block Daytona Coupes to the original specifications of the car that could have dominated Le Mans.Shelby American has announced plans to build six Daytona Coupes with 427-cubic-inch big block[...]

Mustang Memories 2017

Thursday  13:45,   05 october 2017
HOT ROD

Mustang Memories[...]

Carbon Fiber S550: Yes, this is the real thing!

Thursday  13:44,   05 october 2017
HOT ROD

We wish we could write something here like “don’t try this at home, kids,” but we can’t.&nbsp;SpeedKore is not parochial. SpeedKore is not small-minded. They consider the most capable production cars extant, Mustang among them. But it was their[...]

Highlights of the Downtown Burbank Car Show

Thursday  13:41,   05 october 2017
HOT ROD

The 6th Annual Downtown Burbank Car Classic attracted thousands of Burbankians, as well as enthusiasts from across Southern California. The event featured roughly 150 one-of-a-kind customs, exotics, vintage, and sublimely restored classic autos,[...]

Highlights of the Downtown Burbank Car Show

Thursday  13:41,   05 october 2017
HOT ROD

The 6th Annual Downtown Burbank Car Classic attracted thousands of Burbankians, as well as enthusiasts from across Southern California. The event featured roughly 150 one-of-a-kind customs, exotics, vintage, and sublimely restored classic autos,[...]

Liberty Walk Working on Ford Mustang Widebody Kit

Thursday  13:40,   05 october 2017
Motor Trend

<p>Pumped up pony car planned for SEMA</p>The performance house posted a couple of recent photos to its Facebook and Instagram pages. It's still a work in progress, but the Mustang widebody kit looks pretty bold and is sure to annoy the usual[...]

Liberty Walk Working on Ford Mustang Widebody Kit

Thursday  13:40,   05 october 2017
Motor Trend

<p>Pumped up pony car planned for SEMA</p>The performance house posted a couple of recent photos to its Facebook and Instagram pages. It's still a work in progress, but the Mustang widebody kit looks pretty bold and is sure to annoy the usual[...]

This Twin-Turbo Dodge Viper Just Set The RWD Record in the Half Mile

Thursday  13:40,   05 october 2017
MSN

<p>237 MPH of venomous V-10 speed.</p>That's not far off the speed of the world's fastest half-mile car, a 3,000 horsepower Nissan GT-R that broke the record earlier in the year. Thanks to a skillful right foot and unmatched throttle[...]

This Twin-Turbo Dodge Viper Just Set The RWD Record in the Half Mile

Thursday  13:40,   05 october 2017
MSN

<p>237 MPH of venomous V-10 speed.</p>That's not far off the speed of the world's fastest half-mile car, a 3,000 horsepower Nissan GT-R that broke the record earlier in the year. Thanks to a skillful right foot and unmatched throttle[...]

Under Pressure: Racing Pikes Peak in a Twin-Turbo Mustang

Thursday  13:37,   05 october 2017
HOT ROD

It’s more than the mountain’s altitude, the week’s sleeplessness, or the mechanical heartbreak that’ll change you at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb—it’s the people.&nbsp;We first met Kash Singh in 2013 while diagnosing a banging noise[...]