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9/10: The Day Before

The pilot grilled steaks. The WTC Borders clerk picked up a pushcart coffee. The mayoral candidate prepped for the primaries. And the terrorists …

Staten Island

Dodge Just Officially Released the 707-Horsepower Challenger SRT Hellcat

Horsepower junkies, your day has just been made: Dodge is now delivering 707-horse Challenger SRT Hellcats to dealerships. And to celebrate, the company posted a Mötley Crüe–powered video of the first batch of Hellcats being loaded up for delivery. Witness the slowest Hellcat driving footage on the …

Sports Cars

Peter Max Corvette Collection Exhumed from Parking-Garage Purgatory

The long and twisted tale of the so-called VH1 MAX Corvette collection, after sitting for nearly twenty-five years in a series of New York parking garages, has finally come to a close. According to a report in the New York Times, the thirty-six-car collection, which began as a grand prize in a …

Volkswagen Beetle

Why This One-of-a-Kind Corvette Collection Disappeared for a Quarter-Century

<i>(All Photos by Richard Prince)</i><p>The long and twisted tale of the so-called VH1 MAX Corvette collection, after sitting for nearly twenty-five years in a series of New York parking garages, has finally come to a close. According to a report in the New York Times, the thirty-six-car collection, which …

Volkswagen Beetle

Eleanor on the Block: Authentic Hero Mustang from Gone in 60 Seconds Heads to Auction

The 2000 remake of 1974’s <i>Gone in 60 Seconds</i> may not have been one of recent history’s highest cinematic achievements, but it did make an enduring star out of one of its cast members. No, we’re not talking about Nicolas Cage, Angelina Jolie, or Giovanni Ribisi. We’re talking about the remade …

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2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat First Drive

/ Cars / Dodge / Charger / 2015 / 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat First Drive<p>BUYER’S GUIDE<p>Never Get the Kids to School Late Again<p>writer<p>Share this article<p>The world is full of numbers people, those who want to qualify the concept of “best” with cold, hard, irrefutable performance figures. For the …

2015 Dodge Charger R/T, SRT 392, SXT AWD First Drive

Street-Legal Drag Truck Sets New Fast Pass Record: Video

Sure, we're dealing with the Blurred Lines of street legality here. That doesn't matter though, as this 1988 Chevrolet S-10 pickup truck owned by …

Aficionauto drives Vin Diesel's fast and furious 1970 Dodge Charger

<i>The Aficionauto</i> host Christopher Rutkowski has a real passion for original and replica cars from movies and television, whether they are from James Bond, <i>Jurassic Park</i>, or incredibly obscure Japanese shows. However, he might have outdone himself this time because he hopped into one of the biggest …

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat: 707 Horsepower? Hell Yeah! – Ignition Ep. 116

New and Used Car Reviews, Car News and Prices

<b>What It Is:</b> A pair of Dodge’s full-size, four-door bruisers wearing front and rear camo, reported to be packing a version of the Challenger SRT’s Hellcat V-8. Caught testing in southeast Michigan, the partial cover-up on these Chargers can’t hide the presence of a large hood scoop, aggressive chin …

Sports Cars

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Driven!

We get behind the wheel of the 707-hp Hellcat.<p>10Best<p>Editors' Choice<p>Compare<p>Track tuned and ready to rumble, the ZL1 is king of the muscle cars, earning a 10Best Cars award for 2018.<p>10Best<p>Editors' Choice<p>Compare<p>Gutsy engines, aggressive sheetmetal, and rear-wheel drive are essential for any muscle …

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1968 Dodge Charger Hemi

It looks like the Chrysler Corporation is flat out in the automobile business again.<p>From the November 1967 Issue of <b>Car and Driver</b><p>Last year, we applauded Plymouth for building what we thought was the best looking Detroit car of 1967, the Barracuda. A remarkable feat, considering the Chrysler …

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Yes, Tony Stewart Hit and Killed a Fellow Sprint-Car Racer—But You Need to Know the Whole Story

I finished writing the below column for <i>Motorsport.com</i> at 5 a.m. ET Sunday morning, and the story was as complete as I could make it considering the fact that the death of Kevin Ward, Jr., wasn’t officially confirmed until after 3 a.m. He was pronounced dead at the hospital at 11:15 p.m., about 45 …

Motorsport

New and Used Car Reviews, Car News and Prices

We knew it was coming. First came the filing of papers with the Society of Automotive Engineers. Then the spy shots arrived. Now, at last, Dodge confirms that the insanely powerful Challenger SRT Hellcat has a four-door brother: the 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat. And not only is it on its way, it …

Sports Cars

Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat: Drive-Modes Explained!

10Best<p>Editors' Choice<p>Compare<p>Track tuned and ready to rumble, the ZL1 is king of the muscle cars, earning a 10Best Cars award for 2018.<p>10Best<p>Editors' Choice<p>Compare<p>Gutsy engines, aggressive sheetmetal, and rear-wheel drive are essential for any muscle car, but the Camaro adds excellent handling and …

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2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat First Drive – Review

Make room, Beelzebub, there’s a new demon-prince pony car in town, and it’s from the people who once brought you a real Demon. This Challenger brandishes numbers to shame the mightiest Mustangs and ­Camaros. Known in this mortal realm as the Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat, its 6.2-liter supercharged …

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2015 Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack and SRT 392 First Drive – Review

Now that the wicked 707-hp Challenger SRT Hellcat is out of the bag, it’s pretty hard to imagine ordering the Challenger any other way. Yet there are several other paths to Mopar bad-assery in the 2015 Challenger lineup. There’s the 305-hp SXT V-6, the 372- or 375-hp R/T model powered by a …

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2015 Dodge Challenger V-6

Fresh visuals and updated hardware make the six-pot Challenger more of a challenger.<p>From the “how ’bout that?” department comes this interesting fact: Dodge Challenger retail sales have doubled since its early days on the market in 2009, according to Dodge. This is in spite of the car receiving …

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