Performance Vehicles

2016 Plum Crazy Challenger and Charger

Few Changes for the 2016 Dodge Challenger and Charger

There are a great many rumors floating around the internet insisting that there are some changes coming for the 2016 Dodge Challenger and 2016 Dodge Charger, but there are actually very few changes for the new model year – shy of some new option packages, the return of Plum Crazy purple and increased production of the Hellcat Hemi-powered models.
My ideal 2016 Camaro 2SS

5 Performance Accessories Already Announced for the 2016 Camaro

The 2016 Chevrolet Camaro hasn’t reached showrooms yet, but General Motors has already rolled out a list of 5 performance accessories for the next generation muscle car that will improved the acceleration and handling capabilities – with 3 items available this year and 2 hitting the market early in 2016.
2015 EcoBoost Mustang Convertible

How the EcoBoost Mustang is Dominating in Southern California

Some critics insisted that the 2015 Ford Mustang with the new 2.3L EcoBoost 4-cylinder engine would flop, but with the new Mustang posting sales numbers that we haven’t seen from a muscle car in nearly a decade - the EcoBoost package has proven to be incredibly popular, particularly in Southern California

Is This the Best Fall Picture for Ford Mustang

The first day, they started at a car show in Uniontown, PA. This show was for a High School Reunion who wanted to see nothing but Ford Mustangs! From there the club did a scavenger hunt and a drive towards the mountains in dense fog and it started raining. They took the scenic drive to Deep Creek, Maryland to see all the fall colors. Stopping to eat and for some go-cart racing fun.

JAck Beckman and his team celebrating

Beckman's Dodge Charger Wins, Sets Records and Moves into 2nd

This past weekend was another big one for the Dodge Charger funny car team and driver Jack Beckman, as “Fast Jack” set a new NHRA funny car ET record in route to winning his 7th event of the season and the 15th of the year for Don Schumacher Racing – all while moving the 2nd spot in the championship race, just 16 points out of 1st with two events left.
Corvette Z06 Motor Trend Video still

Engine Problems Plague Corvette Z06 in Motor Trend Test

Randy Pobst recently took to the hills of Laguna Seca Raceway in the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 as part of Motor Trend’s Best Driver’s Car testing process and the results were shockingly bad – with the Pobst slamming the LT4 V8 for a lack of power on the straightaways caused by unknown engine problems.

First 2016 Corvette Z06 C7R Edition Raises $500k for Charity

Earlier this year GM announced the new Chevrolet Corvette Z06 C7.R Edition appearance package for the 2016 model year and this past weekend, the right to own the very first racing-inspired was auctioned off at the Barrett Jackson Las Vegas event – with the winning bid bringing in a half million dollars for charity.
2014 GT500

Wealthy Ford Mustang Fans Still Want a High Powered Convertible

The fastback-only 2015 Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang is the most track-capable Mustang of all time, but those folks who have shelled out big money in the past for the likes of the drop-top 2013-2014 GT500 are eagerly anticipating a proper high performance pony car with a folding top – which shows even more need for a new Shelby GT500.
Hagan races Worsham

Dodge Charger Funny Cars Lose Back to Back for the 1st Time in 2015

After the Don Schumacher Racing Dodge Charger funny cars dominated the first portion of the 2015 Mello Yello Drag Racing Series - winning 14 of the first 18 races of the season - the Mopar teams have entered the Countdown to the Championship by losing the final round in the each of the last two races.

Hellcat, Corvette Z06 Sales Display Need for an Automatic Dodge Viper

Dodge Viper sales are relatively flat and while the company is focused on the massive popularity of the Hellcat Challenger and Charger, the sales success of the automatic transmission in the Challenger Hellcat and the entire Corvette lineup makes it very clear what Dodge needs to do to sell more Vipers – with the lightning quick 8-speed transmission.

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