Matt Begotka

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2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 vs. 2017 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R: The Forever War

Once More Unto the Ponycar Breach<p><i>Photography By Drew Phillips</i><p>There ain’t nothing Shakespearean about it. The ponycar wars are no longer a Tempest in a teapot. Gone are the days when Camaros and Mustangs were straight-line beasts (at least in the eyes of their owners) and lacked any sort of handling …

Watch a Slow-Mo Lego Porsche Crash From Every Angle

It doesn't fare too well.<p>About a year ago, Lego released a scale replica Porsche 911 GT3 RS. It's a remarkable set, with almost 3,000 pieces and a fully functional steering and transmission system. It's basically just a miniature version of the real car. So naturally, it had to be subjected to a …

11 Adventure Rigs from This Year’s Overland Expo

Photo: Christopher D. Thompson<p>An overlanding setup—a vehicle equipped with camping gear and off-road upgrades—is an instant base camp for whatever you do in the backcountry, be it biking, skiing, or hiking. Outdoor enthusiasts are running with the idea, and the marquee event to show off your rig is …

RVs

Ready For Nurburgring: Bentley Continental 24 Limited Edition

Home » Cars & Bikes » Ready For Nurburgring: Bentley Continental 24 Limited Edition<p>There is a new limited-edition Bentley Continental out there and.. …

Father and son make amazing real-life Transformer out of old Lada and it even has guns

A father and son team have converted an old Lada into a real-life working transformer , complete with secret compartments and automatic …

Flame-spewing Chevrolet Nova would put even Bowser to shame

There are two main ways to restore a classic car. The first — and the one favored by the purist crowd — involves painstakingly bringing it back to …

A man stuffed a Chevy V8 in a riding lawn mower. Because, why not?

Mowing your lawn can be a real chore, especially if you’d rather spend your time behind the wheel of a V8-powered machine. A Chevrolet enthusiast …

Watch a Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT drag race a Hemi-powered hot rod

I'm not going to spoil this one for you.<p>I love a good drag race. I love 'em even more when they involve offbeat vehicles and a good amount of horsepower, and this video contains <i>both</i>.<p>This drag race is courtesy of Jeep's United Kingdom arm. The automaker pitted its Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT (no, not …

Hot Rods

These May Be All The Engines For The 2018 Jeep Wrangler

One of the most anticipated vehicles of the year is the next-generation Jeep Wrangler, but a big question mark is what engines it will have. A tip …

What It's Really Like to Own a New Ford GT

Andy Frisella was one of the first to get his $527,000 Ford GT, and if you ever wondered what kind of people made it onto Ford's list, here's your answer.<p>Andy Frisella is a 37-year-old business man with a bounty hunter's look and a success story that allows him to daily drive a GT3 RS, own several …

Shelby’s first concept in a decade takes the Ford Mustang to new widths

American tuner Shelby is taking the Ford Mustang to new heights. Or, more accurately, to new widths. The company’s first concept in a decade is a …

Bentley Continental 24 Special Edition is Crewe’s Newest Assault on Restraint

A livery to commemorate the Continental GT3<p>For the majority of its almost 100-year history and especially during its post-war period, Bentley produced quiet, cushy cruisers painted in mostly demure colors. Now, new money rules the market, and it told subtlety to take a hike. For those who …

How The Dodge Challenger Demon Stacks Up In Dollars-Per-Horsepower

We finally know how much Fiat Chrysler’s unholy alchemy experiment, the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, costs: one hoagie less than $85,000. Since …

Reviewed: The 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor

A confession: I’m not a truck guy. I hail from Britain where not even our workmen drive pick-up trucks, most opting for the decidedly less cool but …

Dodge Announces Challenger SRT Demon Pricing

It’ll pop a wheelie. It’ll run the quarter-mile in less than 10 seconds. It’s the wildest-ass Mopar since the Plymouth Feather Duster. Or at least since the Breeze Expresso. It’s the car that <i>Automotive News</i> pitched a fit about. It was clearly the automobile that had more tongues wagging at this …

With 750hp, Shelby’s F-150 Super Snake puts most cars to shame

Leave it to Shelby American to take things to the extreme. The legendary tuner known for its Cobras and souped-up Mustangs just gave a Ford F-150 …

The 840 Horsepower Dodge Challenger Demon Starts At $84,995

To get that extra 133 horsepower over a basic, boring, <i>DONE!</i> Dodge Hellcat, you’re going to have to shell out nearly $20,000 more. Dodge announced …

Amphibious 8×8 ATV travels marshes, mountains, shallow lakes, and tundra

If you love off-road challenges, the Russian-built Wamah Avtoros Shaman 8×8 nine-passenger amphibious all-terrain vehicle (ATV) is ready to float, roll, and climb. There is no driving on U.S. streets. This ATV is for off-roading only and serious off-roading at that.<p>The Shaman is larger than a 4×4 …

How I Survived A Dodge Charger Hellcat On A Wet Track

Let’s say you show up to a track for some fun times in your hot hatchback. And then, just hypothetically, a friend randomly shows up there with his …

American cars: Fast and furious these days

Sometime in the next couple of months, the Dodge Challenger SRT Demon and its 808 horsepower will show up in dealership windows like some kind of …

Shelby rolls out wide-body Mustang concept

Shelby American has finally presented us with its first take on a wide-body version of the sixth-generation Ford Mustang.<p>It’s strictly a concept at …

Shelby Brings Back F-150 Super Snake for 2017

Only 150 trucks offered, prices start at $96,880<p>Need a 750-hp muscle truck? Shelby American, which unveiled its new F-150 Super Snake pickup, has you covered. At least as long as you’re prepared to drop at least $96,880 for the privilege and are one of the first 150 to put in an order for the …

9 Fast Wagons Made For The Fun-Loving Grown Up

Ah, the humble station wagon. Where would a many family man be without the practicality of cramming in a lovely partner and a few ankle biters whose …

I Bought A Salvage Corvette Z06 And Now I’m Going To Race It Up Pikes Peak

If you’re a petrolhead like me, then at some point in life you’ve driven past some clapped-out heap at the side of the road and dreamed of turning it …

The 1-of-1 Mansory Linea Vincero Bugatti Veyron is for sale

If you missed out on the opportunity to own a Bugatti Veyron, you're in luck. However, this isn't any old Veyron: this is the Bugatti Veyron Mansory …

America’s Cars Are Suddenly Getting Faster and More Efficient

Sometime in the next couple of months, the Dodge Challenger SRT Demon and its 808 horsepower will show up in dealership windows like some kind of …

General Motors

Here's Our Best Look Yet at the 2019 Jeep Wrangler Pickup

Jeep's highly-anticipated pickup is finally out testing in public.<p>Last year, we had our first good look at the Jeep Wrangler Pickup long before its projected debut in late 2019. Now, a heavily camouflaged Wrangler pickup is out on public roads doing some testing, providing us with our best look yet …

These 5 crazy-fast electric cars are giving supercars a run for their money

Tesla has made a name for itself as an electric carmaker that doesn't compromise on speed.<p>In February, the Model S with the 100 kWh battery reached 60 mph in just under 2.3 seconds (2.275507139 seconds, to be exact) while operating in Ludicrous mode. It was enough to beat a Porsche 911 Turbo S.<p>But …

Witness the largest 5th-gen Dodge Viper customer delivery ever

Six cars in total, all 2017 Dodge Viper ACRs with the extreme aero package. That's what made up the largest fifth-generation Dodge Viper customer …