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2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat

Dodge's 707-hp Hellcat officially ushers in the age of unreason.<p>In the words of Ron Burgundy, “Boy, that escalated quickly.” Back in 2010, Ford was crowing about its 550-hp Shelby GT500. Chevy one-upped that in 2011 with the 580-hp Camaro ZL1. A few months later, Ford didn’t so much leapfrog Chevy …

Sports Cars

Chevrolet Adds Enhanced Valet Mode to 2015 Corvette's Performance Data Recorder

Even before we’d tried it, Chevrolet’s awesome audio/video/telemetry-recording Performance Data Recorder option for the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette and Corvette Z06 had us smitten. Then we tested it out and became even more enamored. Now, Chevrolet has announced an enhanced Valet Mode functionality for …

Sports Cars

Jay Leno, Dubya, and a '57 Buick Became the Best Pebble Beach Story of All

In the spending orgy that Pebble Beach week has seemingly become, I witnessed something special Saturday night that will probably get lost in all the talk of $38-million Ferrari GTOs.<p>There was a 1957 Buick Caballero Estate Wagon on offer at Gooding that carried a preauction estimate of …

Classic Cars

Heavy Hitter: 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Curb Weight Leaked

Despite its abundant use of lightweight materials throughout its structure and its aero-honed body, the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 will be the heaviest Corvette in history—and not by a little. Thanks to “a friend” of Corvetteblogger.com (who we’re not sure is a true “friend” of GM), the 2015 …

Sports Cars

Little things make a big difference in redesigned 2015 Subaru Outback

Enjoying a car you haven’t driven is like enjoying a meal you haven’t eaten: it just leaves you wanting more.<p>I can’t wait to sink my teeth into the 2015 Subaru Outback. At a recent media demo, Subaru showed how it’s taken all the little things to make a big impression on its redesigned flagship …

Google’s self-driving car is programmed to speed, just like you

The thought of self driving cars is pretty neat — unless it’s a perfectly driving shaming machine that will only make you feel like a scofflaw all …

Winnebago rolls again

Consider the Winnebago. Just five years ago, the brontosaurus of consumer vehicles looked as if it might be on the point of extinction. Sales had …