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Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500

Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500

Here’s how these un-modified American thoroughbreds fare at the drag strip

1000 horsepower fire-breathing monsters are a common sight at almost any drag strip these days, but I’m sure most people would like to know how some sports cars perform out of the box.

Well in their latest video, Wheels shows a bone stock C7 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 taking on a Shelby Mustang GT350 and Shelby Mustang GT500. Let’s see which one comes out on top. The showdown took place at the Mission Raceway Park up in BC, Canada.

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The Ford Mustang's Last Stand Could Involve Hybridization

The Ford Mustang’s Last Stand Could Involve Hybridization

The next-generation Ford Mustang may include hybridization. What will come after it, might have more in common with the Mach E than we would like

We have been tackling the subject of electrification quite a bit lately, as more and more models are adopting some form of electrification, with some becoming fully electric. For better or worse, this also extends to some iconic names like the Ford Mustang. With the latest information, from a Ford engineer, we have good reason to believe that the current, S550 generation of the pony car will be the last non-hybrid model.

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The Dodge Hellcat's End Is Closer Than We All Thought

The Dodge Hellcat’s End Is Closer Than We All Thought

Nothing good lasts forever, and the Dodge Hellcat is a casualty we’ll see sooner rather than later

Shortly after we turned the calendar to 2021, Dodge CEO, Tim Kuniskus did his best to prepare us for the inevitable death of Dodge’s supercharged, 6.2-liter V-8. The good news from that was that report was that Dodge wouldn’t abandon the muscle car, but now we know – if reports from Motor Authority are accurate – the exact model year that Dodge will kill off Hellcat production. I’ll give you a hint: It’s not far away.

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Cool Australian Muscle Cars of the 60s and 70s

Cool Australian Muscle Cars of the 60s and 70s

Take a look at these Australian muscle cars people forgot about

Muscle cars have often been related to the American market owing to the hot rod culture that sprung up during the 1920s. Australia followed suit after automakers like Ford released the GT in the late 60s for the local market. The popularity of the touring car series also encouraged manufacturers to develop muscle cars that specifically targeted the Australian market. The fact the population is geographically isolated and relatively smaller has lent to the uniqueness of muscle car models over the next few decades.

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Dodge Challenger 392 R/T SCAT PACK Let Loose On A De-Restricted AutoBahn

Dodge Challenger 392 R/T SCAT PACK Let Loose On A De-Restricted AutoBahn

With No Speed limits to worry about, AutoTopNL stretches the legs of this Pony Car to its claimed Top Speed

Max from AutoTopNL recently got to check out the latest 2021 Dodge Challenger 392 R/T Scat pack courtesy of AEC, who brought it over from the States. This one of course sits in the middle of the range between the regular RT and the top-of-the-line Hellcat.

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Dodge Viper GTC: Is It Worth The Price?

Dodge Viper GTC: Is It Worth The Price?

Producton of the Dodge Viper ended, but it’s still worth the price. Here’s why

The Dodge Viper is one of the most distinctive sports cars ever made. It started in the 1990s, with the idea of recapturing the spirit of the 1960s Shelby Cobra and Carroll Shelby, himself, was attached to the Viper’s development. Sadly, the last Viper rolled off the production line in August 2017, and it doesn’t look like there’s going to be a new one. And while prices have remained steady, one question remains: is it worth it? YouTube channel Raiti’s Rides gives a good answer.

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800 Horsepower Audi RS6 Avant Battles a 950 Horsepower, 1967 Camaro Pikes Peak

800 Horsepower Audi RS6 Avant Battles a 950 Horsepower, 1967 Camaro Pikes Peak

Can a mildly modified Audi RS6 Avant take on a fully-blown Pikes Peak American classic? Find out, below

Hoonigan are back with another crazy drag race on their YouTube channel. This time, it’s two completely different cars from two completely different eras. It’s old school versus new school and American versus European, as a mildly modified Audi RS6 Avant take on a purpose-built, 1967 Pikes Peak Chevrolet Camaro.

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This Reimagined 1968 Chevrolet Corvette Is a Family Heirloom With An Awesome History

This Reimagined 1968 Chevrolet Corvette Is a Family Heirloom With An Awesome History

Having classic Corvette nostalgia? This 1968 Chevrolet Corvette S/C lightweight is a one-off, home-built special with an amazing story behind it

The Chevrolet Corvette has established itself as the definitive American sports car. Eight generations later, the car’s legacy is running strong and we have been lucky enough to have gotten many cool versions of the “Vette”. But some people have their own version of the perfect Corvette and Richard Smith, who was a GM technician, went to great lengths to build his vision of the perfect 1968 Chevrolet Corvette. This is the story of a 1968 Corvette named “the Beast”.

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2022 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody Jailbreak

2022 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody Jailbreak

A few extra exterior colors and new features, plus an extra 10 horsepower should keep customers happy for a while

Next to the Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody Jailbreak, Dodge is applying the same "Jailbreak" treatment to the Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody. Both models will be on display at the 2021 Los Angeles Auto Show and will on sale toward the end of 2021. The new "Jailbreak" packages was priced at $995.

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2022 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody Jailbreak

2022 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody Jailbreak

Adding a little bit of power and some new customization options is never a bad thing

Dodge comes to the 2021 Los Angeles Auto Show with a very interesting edition offered for both the Charger and Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody. Its name is "Jailbreak" and if you are wondering why, the explanation is simple: the new edition will unlock a series of color combinations never offered before and will add new factory-custom options.

The new special edition is part of Dodge "Never Lift" campaign that will bring new models and initiatives over the next two years. It will go on sale in the late fourth quarter of 2021 and the price for the package was set at $995.

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2022 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Heritage Edition

2022 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Heritage Edition

Is it fair that blue paint and some stripes are priced at over $12k?

Did you notice that automakers will use absolutely every possible opportunity they have to reveal a new special edition? Which pretty much translates to asking for money for the exact same car, but with a different color? This is exactly the case with the latest Mustang Shelby GT500 Heritage Edition announced for the 2022 model year.

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To Hell with Emissions - Dodge Brings Back the Direct Connection Performance Program

To Hell with Emissions - Dodge Brings Back the Direct Connection Performance Program

Dodge’s plans for the next two years are freaking amazing

Over the last decade, Dodge has been giving us all sorts of high-performance cars, based on the Challenger and Charger models. And while one of their most iconic models – the Dodge Viper – was retired a few years ago, Dodge wants to make up for it, by reviving an old performance program. It’s called Direct Connection and here’s what you can expect from it.

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This 1978 Pontiac Firebird Is The Ultimate Trans Am

This 1978 Pontiac Firebird Is The Ultimate Trans Am

Having Smokey and the Bandit nostalgia? This 1978 Pontiac Trans Am resto-mod will blow you away

The cinema has made many cars famous – the Ford Mustang, Dodge Charger, Chevrolet Corvette, and even imports like the Toyota Supra have achieved iconic status, due to no small part, to the movies they’ve starred in. Among these is the Pontiac Firebird Trans Am and it was “Smokey and the Bandit” that inspired this 1978 Pontiac Trans Am resto-mod, built by “Ryan’s Rod & Kustom”.

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This Ford Mustang Smashed The Quarter-Mile World Record For Stick-Shift Cars

This Ford Mustang Smashed The Quarter-Mile World Record For Stick-Shift Cars

This Six-Second Mustang develops 1,900 Hp and is the fastest Stick-Shift Car in the World

You wouldn’t think much of a Mustang, amongst the plethora of modified Vipers, GT-Rs, or Lamborghinis, but Javier from That Racing Channel (TRC) is giving us another YouTube video from the FL2K, where the Nth Moto “Kratos” Dodge Viper took the rolling race crown. This time, we are looking at the fastest domestic car with a stick shift – a 1,900 horsepower Ford Mustang.

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2021 Dodge Challenger Holy Guacamole Concept

2021 Dodge Challenger Holy Guacamole Concept

Mopar will bring seven concept cars at this years SEMA Show, including the very cool looking Challenger Holy Guacamole. The concept is based on the limited-production Challenger R/T Scat Pack Widebody 50th Anniversary edition, and, according to Dodge it combines the best of two worlds.

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2022 Dodge Challenger And Charger HEMI® Orange Pack

2022 Dodge Challenger And Charger HEMI® Orange Pack

A little bit of orange contrasting paint will completely change the look of a muscle car

Not sure about you, but in our opinion black and orange is the perfect combination of colors on a sports car. And what better time to launch a special edition Charger and Challenger using the exact black and orange theme if not Halloween?

The new HEMI® Orange appearance package will be offered for the 2022 Dodge Charger and Challenger GT RWD and Scat Pack Widebody models and will have a price of $2,995 for GT RWD models and $1,500 for Scat Pack Widebody models.

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2022 Dodge Charger And Challenger SRT Black Package

2022 Dodge Charger And Challenger SRT Black Package

Making your muscle car just a little darker for the sake of being dark

In the same time with the launch of the HEMI® Orange Pack, Dodge also launched the SRT Black package for the Charger and the Challenger. The new package will be offered for the SRT Hellcat and SRT Hellcat Redeye models and will be priced at $695.

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Muscle Car Brands that Need to Make a Comeback

Muscle Car Brands that Need to Make a Comeback

We’ve lost a lot of amazing brands to fate, but what if these made a comeback?

The age of the muscle car is long gone as emissions, practicality, and motion-sensing take up the majority of the consumer space. It is understandable as the modern car has sophisticated comforts that were thought of as space-age technology thirty years ago. However, automakers gave in to the mainstream tradeoff, leading to bland design languages and lackluster engagement on the road. The muscle cars of the past were manual, heavy, and quite loud. Brands that based their flagships on this formula only appealed to a niche market, which often led to discontinuation. Muscle car automakers that survived the technological blitz had to rethink and diversify, resulting in acquisitions or partnerships that completely changed their offerings to the market. In an ideal world, of course, the old-time rock and roll brands would still produce their cars for willing buyers. The following is a list of those that are gone but not forgotten.

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Chevrolet Performance announces new 10 liter ZZ632 Crate Engine that produces 1004 horsepower

Chevrolet Performance announces new 10 liter ZZ632 Crate Engine that produces 1004 horsepower

Here’s everything you need to know about Chevy’s new Crate engine

Chevrolet Performance has unveiled a new big-block ZZ632 V-8 crate engine with 632-cubic-inch or 10 liters of displacement, of that, produces, wait for it, a little more than 1,000 horsepower and a monstrous 876 pound-feet of torque.

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Ford Mustang GT and Mach 1 to lose 10 horsepower for 2022

Ford Mustang GT and Mach 1 to lose 10 horsepower for 2022

Stricter emissions regulations, specifically the Low Emission Vehicle (LEV III) regulations, have forced the blue oval brand to reduce the performance of the Mustang GT and Mach 1.

Politicians around the world are doubling down on their commitment to reducing carbon dioxide emissions. The United States is no exception, and this trend will definitely continue until we’ve achieved carbon neutrality or zero emissions. As the world heads toward this eco-conscious future, high-performance sports cars and supercars with gas-guzzling internal combustion engines (ICE) could soon be a relic of the past. The effect of these ever-stricter emission standards has led Ford to make performance changes to the Mustang GT and Mach 1.

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The Ford Mustang GT (With A Manual) Is The Most Patriotic Car You Can Buy Right Now

The Ford Mustang GT (With A Manual) Is The Most Patriotic Car You Can Buy Right Now

If you are looking for the most patriotic car on sale right now, the manual-equipped Ford Mustang GT proudly takes the crown

While it’s definitely a no-brainer that the Ford Mustang GT is as American as the Big Mac or the Apple Pie, there’s also a bit of science that proves how deeply American a car actually is.

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A tuned Honda Civic Type R takes on a Dodge Challenger Widebody Scat Pack

A tuned Honda Civic Type R takes on a Dodge Challenger Widebody Scat Pack

Sam Carlegion was thrilled to take on a tuned Civic Type R in a special edition Challenger. The performance numbers suggest that these two are very close

A highly tuned Civic Type R takes on the mighty Challenger Scat Pack in a couple of ¼ mile drag races. Sam, who is based in Toronto, is especially excited for the Challenger because its owner drove up all the way from Florida. The Challenger Scat Pack went up against an equally interesting Civic Type R that is anything but stock. Let’s have a look at the performance numbers, shall we?

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