2011 Camaro SS Convertible vs. 2011 Mustang GT Convertible

2011 Ford Mustang GT races 2011 Chevy Camaro SS

With the new 2011 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible set to hit showrooms later this month Motor Trend put it through the paces to see stacks up against competition. The new Camaro SS lines up against the 2011 Mustang GT to see which pony car can shed its top the quickest in this 1/4 mile drag race. Continue reading

Jeep registers 1,000,000th Fan on Facebook

Jeep Wrangler Facebook

Jeep becomes the first automaker to have over 1,000,000 fans on Facebook. -But a few prestigious muscle car models have even more followers than the whole Jeep brand.

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Volkswagen’s “The Force” Named Most Effective Super Bowl Ad… Camaro’s “Miss Evelyn” Most Watched

Miss Evelyn Camaro Super Bowl Commercial

According to Nielsen, Chevrolet’s sultry school teacher “Miss Evelyn” and the Camaro made history during Super Bowl XLV was the most-watched television advertisement of all time. Volkswagen’s lovable Darth Vader in “The Force” was the most effective automotive spot to air during the Super Bowl. Continue reading

Ford Motor Company opens its’ vault to offer more than 5000 images for license and sale.

1963 Cobra Daytona Coupe Assembly Shelby America

  • More than 5,000 images already available on site that launched in January, FordImages.com; target is for nearly 10,000 images to be available by 2012
  • Hundreds of images being added every week to site that is especially popular among car enthusiasts, dealers and just about anyone else with a connection to Ford
  • Millions of images in thousands of boxes ensure there will never be a shortage of new material available to the public
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UK Royal Marines change an Escort Engine in 30 seconds

Escort 42 Second Engine SwapYou thought only Canadian Armed Forces spent time practicing their quick change skills on quirky automotive projects like the Jiffy Jeep?  Check out this video of early 1980’s awesomeness (complete with mustaches)  of the UK Royal Marines swapping engines in an Ford Escort in thirty seconds flat. Continue reading

National Automotive History Collection picks Camaro as the most Future Collectible Car of 2010

2011 Chevrolet Camaro

How many times have we wished we had wad of disposable cash back in the mid 1970’s to gobble of all the 1960’s muscle cars that found their way onto used car lots: HEMIs, Shelbys, Vettes, and Camaro’s that your dad’s buddies traded in for a Vega or Pinto and case of Bud.

Well, the National Automotive History Collection try to pick current year models that everyone well wish they had hung onto in 2035. This year’s crystal ball pegs the 2010 Chevrolet Camaro as the most Future Collectible Car of 2010. Continue reading

O’ Canada: The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) seize a cache of coke and cars.

Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)

Calgary – The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) seized a cache of classic and exotic cars and cocaine Tuesday as part of a two-year investigation into money laundering, illegal gambling, tax evasion, and drug trafficking. Among the vehicles seized were two Porches, a 1969 Ford Mustang Mach 1, two Lamborghinis, a BMW and a Hummer. Continue reading

Gymkhana-cation: Ken Block SEMA & Gymkhana 3

Ken Block Gymkhana Fiesta

Gymkhana-cation: Ken Block offers a Gymkhana education to lucky tickets holders at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas.

Gymkhana-cation and eduction in Gymkhana.

 

I’ll be honest; the fad know as drifting bores me. That is not to say that drifting is not an art form. I appreciate a good four wheel drift, but “Drifting” as it has come to be known, well, sucks. When first described Gymkhana (pronounced “jim-ˈkä-nə, -ˈka-“) he said it was judged and timed drifting event. The parallel I drew was that Gymkhana was the Special Olympics of Automotive Gymnastics for drifters who wanted to rally, but couldn’t. Continue reading

Camaro Named ‘Hottest Car’ in Inaugural SEMA Award

SEMA Show Award

LAS VEGAS – The inaugural SEMA Award was presented to the Chevrolet Camaro for the Hottest Car, the Ford F-Series for the Hottest Truck and the Jeep Wrangler for the Hottest 4×4-SUV, during the 2010 SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Continue reading

Cops: Man Sold Mustang He Was Hired To Fix

1993 Mustang GT Hatchback

NEW BRITAIN, CT – Police arrested a 28-year-old man who was hired to fix a 1993 Ford Mustang, but instead sold it to an unsuspecting buyer, police said. Continue reading

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