Tag Archives: Muscle Cars

Roush reveals Jackhammer Mustang with 710 horsepower

If you're looking to add serious power to your Mustang, one of the best in the business is Roush. The Livonia, Michigan-based company late last year came out with a supercharger upgrade for the Mustang GT that lifts output to over 700 horses. Now Roush has installed the supercharger, code-named the 2650, in a special edition Mustang dubbed the Jackhammer...

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2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat to receive retro-inspired dual-snorkel hood

The Dodge Challenger will soldier on into the 2019 model year with some minor changes. They'll be announced in the summer but one we know is coming is a new dual-snorkel hood scoop for the Challenger SRT Hellcat, previewed here in a pair of teaser shots released Wednesday. Fans of Mopar machines from the 1960s and '70s will instantly recognize the design...

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Classic Recreations ready to churn out original Boss and Mach 1 Mustangs

It's been a while since we last heard from the folks at Classic Recreations, but they've been busy. It turns out the Oklahoma-based company has secured a license from Ford to recreate some of the automaker's most cherished Mustangs. We're talking the 1960s-era Boss 302 and 429, as well as the Mach 1. We've seen a number of CR's Shelby Mustang recreations...

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2018 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet coming with 5.2-liter supercharged V-8

It was 50 years ago that Ford dealer and racer Bob Tasca came out with the original Mustang Cobra Jet. Now Ford is preparing to unveil a 50th anniversary special based on the sixth-generation Mustang. Ford on Wednesday released a teaser for the new 2018 Mustang Cobra Jet and confirmed the dedicated drag racer will come with a 5.2-liter supercharged V-8...

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2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 spy shots and video

Ford engineers are out testing the next step in performance for the sixth-generation Mustang: the Shelby GT500. The new model will fill the void left by the previous generation's Shelby GT500 and is confirmed for sale in 2019, likely as a 2020 model. Ford has already given us our first look at the vehicle by way of a teaser. The teaser reveals a more...

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Ford Mustang to take on Australian Supercars series from 2019

Ford pulled out of Australia's Supercars race series at the end of 2015 as the automaker's local division prepared to end production of its Falcon sedan, which served as the basis of Ford's entry in the thrilling touring car series. Soon, though, the Blue Oval will make its return. Supercars organizers on Tuesday confirmed that Ford will return to the sport...

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Rebel TRX listed as “upcoming vehicle” on Ram website

Ram appears to be giving a hint that it will put a Hellcat-powered Rebel TRX into production. On the Ram Trucks website under the heading “Upcoming Vehicles” is an image of the Rebel TRX concept with the tag “Get Ready For The Off-Road King.” We've reached out for comment from Ram parent company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, and a...

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Rebel TRX listed as “upcoming vehicle” on Ram website

When it comes to factory-built production off-road trucks, Ford owns the space with its F-150 Raptor. However, Ram at the 2016 Texas State Fair introduced the Hellcat-powered Rebel TRX concept, a pickup so mean it made Raptor fans shiver. Now there's possible confirmation from Ram that a production version is coming to a showroom near you. Located on Ram's...

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Watch a Cadillac Escalade smoke a Camaro ZL1 1LE

Of course, Hennessey Performance Engineering tuned a Cadillac Escalade. But, not only has HPE tuned and modified the giant luxury SUV, the company has turned it into a drag strip slayer. To exemplify HPE's work, the company lined up its 805-horsepower Escalade next to a 2018 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE, which pushes 650 horsepower. Keep in mind, the Escalade...

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Final Dodge Viper and Challenger SRT Demon going under the hammer

It turns out Fiat Chrysler Automobiles won't keep the last Dodge Viper ever built for its new heritage center located in the Conner Avenue Assembly plant in Detroit, where the car rolled off the line last August. The automaker on Thursday revealed that the special Viper, a red 2017 Viper GTS, will be sold to the highest bidder at a Barrett-Jackson auction...

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