William Dickson

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Little update, big wing: 2017 Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang

You don't need to update much when your car's only a year old and most critics are over the moon with it.<p>Were you on the fence about picking up one of Ford's hot-to-trot, flat-plane-crankshaft Shelby GT350 Mustangs last year? Did the small choice of paint colors and slight lack of options keep you …

1965 Chevrolet Corvette C2

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>American<br>• Cars<br>• Chevrolet<p>1965 was the third year of production for the C2 Chevrolet Corvette, and it was also the year that …

Go Mango: Dodge digs up another retro-inspired finish for Challenger, Charger

Order up a 2016 Dodge Challenger SRT or Charger SRT and Dodge will now paint it in another new shade inspired by the brand's muscle car history.<p>The …

12 Cars That Are Brilliant at One Very Specific Task

Cars that try to be good at everything end up being great at nothing. These nine cars pick a single task, and completely dominate it.<p>Yesterday we asked you which cars are brilliant at one very specific task. As always, there were tons of responses, but here are the answers we saw repeated the most.

1965 Ford Mustang 289 3-Speed

This 1965 Ford Mustang is an unrestored example with 95k miles and its original C-code 289 V8 and 3-speed manual transmission. Vintage Burgundy …

Matching Numbers 383/4-Speed: 1969 Plymouth Road Runner

This 1969 Plymouth Road Runner is listed as a matching numbers 383/4-speed car with a freshly rebuilt and upgraded motor. Specifics are limited, but …

Restoration Profile: 1969 Buick GS 400

<i>Text by Mike McNessor. Photos by Jeff Koch, restoration photos courtesy Evan Gavrilles.</i><p>Some kids are drawn to sports.<p>Others, fashion or music. For …

2019 Corvette Stingray: Sports Car

CORVETTE STINGRAY<p>2019<br>• 2018<p>Stingray<p>Intro<br>• Design<br>• Performance<br>• Technology<br>• Corvette Exclusives<br>• Safety<p>Build & Price<p>Overview<br>• Specs<br>• Accessories<br>• Get …

Ten of the Most Epic Engines to Ever Come out of Detroit

Epic in proportion and in name, these are the engines from when Detroit ruled the world.<p>Detroit has never been stingy with superlatives. As we've been reminded by <i>Mad Men</i>, marketing guys called the shots in the postwar era, and they slapped hyperbolic and animated tags on everything in Motown, …

10 Surprising Facts About American Muscle Cars

Because America loves speed.<p>America loves speed. The 1960s and 1970s might have produced the wildest and rarest muscle cars packing giant torque-rich V-8s, but the 1980s brought its share of powerful machines to the street, too—cars that were quick and met the more stringent emissions controls. And …

Muscle

The original Corvette Stingray on Big Muscle

This 1965 Corvette is what muscle cars are all about<p>Muscle cars are all about the heritage. They're about the tradition, the stories and the family bonds, and owner Brian Hobaugh's 1965 Chevrolet Corvette has all of that, and then some. On this episode of Big Muscle, we get to take a ride with Mike …

L75/4-Speed Split Window: Matching-Numbers 1963 Chevrolet Corvette

This 1963 Chevrolet Corvette is a claimed numbers-matching, 53k mile, rust-free example. 1963 was the first year for the C2 and the only year for the …

2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Performance Pack Review

Chevy Gives ’Vette Owners More Options for Going Faster<p>If for nothing else, halo cars should be appreciated for one thing: the trickle-down effect. Now, owners of standard Corvette Stingrays can benefit from the go-fast development that produced the wicked Chevrolet Corvette Z06. Chevrolet …

Unrestored cars rule at Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals

ROSEMONT, Ill. – “Is it real?” is a question I often have to ask myself at car shows. It’s a knee-jerk reaction I’ve developed after seeing dozens of …

1972 Lamborghini Miura P400 SV

It isn't just the finest restored example of the world's first supercar. This 1972 Lamborghini Miura P400 SV is the finest example of the best …

Supercars

2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Beauty-Roll

For those of you paying attention, we've really ramped up the old <i>Autoblog</i> video game these days. Our new series Car Club USA joins Translogic and The List, and there are more Daily Drivers and Short Cuts than ever. But sometimes, all you care about is the car.<p>The <i>Autoblog</i> Beauty-Roll video series …

2016 Mercedes-AMG GT Review

The Mercedes-AMG GT is becoming a frequent sight on the streets of London, Munich and Monaco. Almost a year after our review of the Mercedes-AMG GT S …

Corvette Chief Engineer Explains "Best Driver's Car" DNF

When you bring your halo-of-halo sports cars to a competition to sort out the “Best Driver’s Car”, you definitely want to give it a new set of brake …

1978 Chevrolet Corvette

Even after 25 years, the name is still magic.<p>From the October 1977 Issue of <b>Car and Driver</b> TESTED<p>Herewith we again present the Corvette, which might be described as the Jackie Onassis of automobiles. Like the former first-lady-heiress-Jet-Set-Juliet, America's fiberglass sweetheart remains a subject …

1968 Chevrolet Corvette 427 Coupe

Beautifully styled, lusty, exciting -- Chevy's Corvette coupe is the automobile world's Barbarella.<p><i>Originally published in Car and Driver magazine in May 1968.</i><p>Our test car came through with power steering which is not a bad option to have if you ever want to parallel park your fat-tired, …

Rainbow 6: Patriots moved to next-gen platforms

The long-delayed <i>Tom Clancy's Rainbow 6: Patriots</i> is headed to next-generation platforms, according to a report from IGN, citing Ubisoft senior VP Tony Key.<p>"Rainbow 6 got caught in the transition of going to next-gen and essentially we're figuring out ‘well, are we making the right game for the …