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Jeep Wrangler Pickup Could Get Optional Soft Top

Wrangler pickup may be available as a drop top<p>The upcoming Jeep Wrangler-based pickup could also be a convertible. According to a report from <i>Automotive News,</i> Jeeps new truck could receive a retractable soft top that can be lowered or completely removed just like in the Wrangler and Wrangler …

Boats

2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 By the Numbers

Nine of the ZR1's most important stats<p>The Corvette ZR1 has finally been revealed, and as expected it’s a numbers machine. We don’t know everything about the ZR1 yet, but here are the most important figures released so far.<p><b>755/715</b> – Chevy estimates the output of the ZR1 to be 755 hp and 715 lb-ft of …

Sports Cars

Ringbrothers Debuts Hellcat-Powered 1972 AMC Javelin AMX at SEMA

Lesser-known muscle car gets a Pro-Touring makeover<p>When everything is special, nothing is special. Custom, big-dollar builds based on Camaros, Mustangs, Chargers, Corvettes, and Challengers clog showhalls around the country, giving rise to an unfortunate normalization of the restomod muscle …

Sports Cars

$1.6 Million Hennessey Venom F5 Debuts With More Than 1,600 HP

Supercar aims for 300-plus mph<p>After months of teasers, the Hennessey Venom F5 has been fully revealed at the 2017 SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Company founder John Hennessey set out to build the fastest road car on Earth, and his latest supercar just might have the specs to pull that off.<p>The Venom F5 is …

Sports Cars

Bugatti and Koenisegg Beware, the Apollo IE is Coming

New life gets breathed into Gumpert<p>Between 2005 and 2012, a German supercar manufacturer called Gumpert built what is likely the most divisive of supercars, the Apollo. While its performance credentials were better than most track-based thoroughbreds, the looks were anything but desirable thanks to …

Sports Cars

You Can Feel the Heat Coming From this Scorching 1979 Pontiac Firebird

This month, seven years ago, General Motors (GM) killed Pontiac. The decision to scrap its quirky, enthusiast-focused brand likely wasn’t easy, and …

1968 Shelby Mustang GT350 4-Speed

This 1968 Shelby Mustang GT350 was built at the Metuchen plant on December 7, 1967 and delivered new on January 12, 1968. Originally ordered through …

Classic Cars

Smoke the tires with the top 10 American muscle cars

Like food, music, or literature, every country puts its own spin on cars. While European and Japanese firms are known for emphasizing handling, the …

FCA Sees Jeep Becoming a World-Dominating Mega-Brand

Potentially selling 7 million vehicles a year<p>Over the past few weeks, Fiat Chrysler and Jeep have been in the news quite a bit. Sergio Marchionne, FCA’s CEO, is still in search of a merger partner, which could potentially mean spinning off Alfa Romeo and Maserati as a separate company. And while …

Selling

Next-Gen Jeep Wrangler Options Leak

Full-time 4WD will be available<p>It seems every week we learn a little bit more about the next-gen Jeep Wrangler. Now, thanks once again to the folks at <i>JL Wrangler Forums</i>, we know a lot more about the upcoming off-roader. The Jeep forum says it obtained a preliminary options list from an internal FCA …

Nextgen

Fisker’s new ‘400-mile range EV’ gets an unveiling date and a few teasers

Last year, renowned car designer Henrik Fisker announced a new electric car company called Fisker Inc. It’s his most significant come back to the industry since he left his previous EV startup, Fisker Automotive, in the middle of a bankruptcy back in 2013.<p>He has been teasing the vehicle over the …

Electric Vehicles

Feast Your Eyes on The Jeep Wrangler Black Hawk Edition

Home » Cars & Bikes » Feast Your Eyes on The Jeep Wrangler Black Hawk Edition<p>The Chelsea Truck Company has recently joined forces with Afzal Kahn and …

Luxury SUV

Dodge Reveals Demon Drag Mode and Suspension Details

Another Thursday means more Demon propaganda from the horsepower fetishists at Dodge. This time, it’s about the ultra Challenger’s new Drag mode and adaptive suspension.<p>Compared with the Challenger SRT Hellcat, the Demon’s adaptive Bilstein dampers are “drag tuned,” which in the racing community …

Taller, more rugged Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Recon coming to a trail near you

With Jeep poised to introduce the next-generation Wrangler before the end of the year, the company is sending off the current model with new version …

How Dodge Cuts Unholy Mass Out of the Challenger SRT Demon

In true demonic fashion, Dodge is teasing us with tidbits of information about the Challenger SRT Demon spread over the next 10 weeks. For motorheads, this is the worst form of torture—knowing a wickedly powerful and purpose-built street machine will exist, but not knowing many details. It’s like …

The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon Wears 315-Width Drag Radials Front and Rear

They're the widest front tires ever fitted to a production car, and they require a body that's 3.5-inches wider than normal.<p>Another week, another 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon teaser. We knew this thing was going to be built for the drag strip, but even we weren't expecting this: The Demon will …

Sports Cars

Here’s Fisker Inc’s first car, the all-electric EMotion luxury sport sedan

Fisker Inc., the <i>new</i> electric car company founded by Henrik Fisker (not to be confused with his previous venture, now Karma) has revealed the design and specifications of its first vehicle, the luxury sport sedan all-electric EMotion (see what they did there?). The car will boast a top speed of 161 …

Electric Vehicles

Heavens to Betsy, Hennessey Is Making a 600-HP Raptor 6x6

The Hennessey VelociRaptor 6x6 has 150 extra horses and 50 percent more wheels than the 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor.<p>Six hundred horsepower. Six-wheel-drive. Meet your terrifyingly awesome twin-turbo nightmare: The Hennessey VelociRaptor 6x6.<p>Hennessey Performance took one look at the 450-horsepower 2017 …

Sports Cars

The Off-Road-Ready Ram Rebel TRX Concept Is Nearly a Hellcat Pickup

Ram says the 6.2 liter supercharged Hemi's 575 hp is enough to hit 100 mph off-road.<p>So far, Ram has yet to offer a true Ford Raptor competitor, but a production version of this Rebel TRX concept would be a great way to start. After all, while the new Raptor makes 450 horsepower, the Rebel TRX has …

Suspension Training

2017 Karma Revero (nee Fisker) launch: updates, new infotainment

The 2017 Karma Revero (nee Fisker Karma) was formally unveiled to the public and to Fisker owners tonight at an event in the canyons of Laguna Beach, …

The New Camaro ZL1 Will Hit 60 mph in First Gear

A ridiculously tall first gear could give the car a startlingly quick 0-60 time.<p>With a 650-horsepower V8 under the hood, we already knew the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 would be fast. And with line-lock, it'll be one serious burnout monster. But it'll also have another trick up its sleeve that should make …

Sports Cars

2017 Lamborghini Centenario Release date, Specs, Design

In March, at the Geneva Motor Show, 2016 was presented exclusive 2017 Lamborghini Centenario supercar. The car was set up to the centennial of …

Review: the Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport

<b>What is this?</b> This is the new 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport. If you are a student of all things ‘Vette, that should immediately signal that …

A Koenigsegg One:1 has crashed at the Nurburgring

Yesterday the internet was buzzing with rumours of a One:1 crash at the Nurburgring, and today Koenigsegg has confirmed that is indeed the case, …

Koenigsegg

The 2017 Corvette Grand Sport Will Start At $66,445

The 2017 Corvette Grand Sport is the track-focused sports car for the common person, and Chevrolet announced on Friday just how much that person will …

First Chevy Corvette Grand Sport Collector’s Edition to be Auctioned

All proceeds will benefit the Karmanos Cancer Institute<p>This Friday during the Barrett-Jackson auction in Palm Beach, Fla., Chevrolet will auction off the first production version of the 2017 Corvette Grand Sport Collector’s Edition. All proceeds will support the Karmanos Cancer Institute.<p>Last year, …

Sports Cars

Here are 14 actual pictures of Tesla’s $35,000 Model 3

In a curious stray from the norm, Tesla had one strange rule at tonight’s Model 3 unveiling: no “big” cameras allowed. Camera phones were okay, but if it had a big zoom lens, it wasn’t supposed to come in.<p>Why? We’re not 100% sure. I asked around, and the closest thing to an answer I heard was that …

Prototypes

The Complete Visual History of the Jeep Wrangler, from 1986 to Present | Flipbook