The American sports car has been in an awkward teenage stage for years. It’s trying to find its place in a flood of import vehicles where it started to look like American manufacturers could only win in trucks and SUVs. Mustangs, Challengers, and Camaros all seemed to be struggling with how much of their past to hold onto and how they could fit into an evolving vehicle landscape.
With a new 552 horsepower Turbo V8 engine, retractable hardtop, direct motorsports steering and the capability of accelerating 0 to 60 in 3.6 seconds, the new 2015 Ferrari California T is all you could ask for in an Italian sports car. Since the 1950s, this particular model has been the Prancing Horse’s finest embodiment of […]
VOTE on our long-term test car! We’ve just returned home from Puerto Rico, where MINI chose to launch its all-new 2014 Cooper Hardtop, and we’ll get to right to the point: This little car is awesome. We like it so much, in fact, that we’ve decided to add one in to our garage for the […]
Our eBay Garage Photo of the Week is focused on a Dodge Challenger that is setup for fun on both the street and race track. Patrick took the route of improving the handling characteristics of his Challenger R/T by installing a set of Bilstein shocks, Mopar sway bars, Mopar strut bar, and a Hop Not […]
eBay Listing: 1969 Chevrolet El Camino SS396 was sixties and seventies nomenclature that brought to mind heavily smoked rear tires, American muscle, and the Chevrolet line of performance vehicles. We could have easily found a Chevrolet Chevelle or Camaro with similar SS396 option packages, either as clone or as an original. But we thought, “Where […]
Ford Demonstrates V2V Communication If Cars “Talked” To Each Other A new demo by Ford shows us what it would really be like if cars communicated with each other. By using technology, known as V2V (vehicle-to-vehicle), it would be possible for vehicles to warn each other of their position on the road, and ultimately prevent […]
It’s no secret that Mercedes-Benz sedans are followed by parallel coupe renditions to focus acutely on the performance attributes of the luxury liners from the Stuggart, Germany based automaker. When the company unleashed the opulent S-Class in 2013 the vehicle made quite a splash amongst technologically and aesthetically driven connoisseurs of fine automobiles. So of […]