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One-Off 2015 Ford Mustang Convertible To Support MS Society

May
09

2015 Ford Mustang 50 Years Convertible not only comes to commemorate the fifty years anniversary of the iconic model, but also will support the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. How: only one example of the car will ever be produced and then subjected to raffle. The proceeds will support multiple sclerosis research. What is more, this is the single Mustang GT convertible that is going to be built with a performance pack and select content from the 50 Year Limited Edition fastback.

This unique Mustang is powered by a 5.0-liter V8 engine. The unit generates more than 420 horsepower (309 kW) and 529 Nm (390 lb.-ft.) of torque. It is coupled with a six-speed manual transmission. Another interesting fact is that this convertible will also be the single one to include a special performance pack. The latter includes 19-inch Pirelli P-Zero summer tires, Brembo six-piston painted front brake calipers and a limited-slip differential.

1964 Ford Mustang 1/2 Coupe Prepared For Silverstone Auctions

May
07

1964 Ford Mustang 1/2 Coupe is one of the earliest production run of the iconic car. More importantly, this unique find is ready to go under the hammer at Silverstone Auctions on 24th of May. This muscle car is regarded as the purest of all Mustangs and is a very rare car. Its price is estimated between $23,764 to $30,562 USD (£14,000 to £18,000). The car was originally built at Ford‘s Dearborn Michigan plant on 26th of June 1964. What is really unique about it is that it still houses its original 260CI V8 Engine and Cruise-O-Matic transmission.

The car was ordered and then produced with one-off array of factory fitted options including power steering, power brakes, rally-pac and AM radio with rear speaker with a very rare Studio Sonic Sound System. Its exterior is in Rangoon Red color, while the interior is in Red Beauty one.

Chevrolet Shows Corvette Stingray Pacific Coupe And Atlantic Convertible

Apr
29

Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Atlantic Convertible and Pacific Coupe debuted at first as concept vehicles at the SEMA show last year. Now, the design packages are prepared to enhance the production 2015 Stingray, due to a strong response from enthusiasts. Both versions are to be offered onto the Z51-equipped convertibles, and will be available in the 2LT or 3LT trims.

The package in the luxury GT-focused Atlantic Convertible includes front Z06-style splitter; Shark Gray exterior vents, hood “stinger” graphic and tonneau inserts; Chrome Torque wheels with Stingray center caps; Stingray underhood liner and floor mats; custom splash guards, rear license plate frame and logo valve stem caps and custom luggage.

2015 Dodge Charger Revealed

Apr
25

2015 Dodge Charger made its official appearance at the New York Auto Show next to the 2015 Challenger. The Charger is the only four-door muscle vehicle available on the market. It comes enhanced for the new model year and also is intended to celebrate Dodge’s 100th anniversary. The car is equipped with 300 horsepower V-6 eingine mated to the TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission. In addition, almost every exterior element of the model was reculpted. The handling was also improved. New are the exclusive LED lights at the front and rear.

Another engine option is specifically prepared for R/T trim – the 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 engine. The powerful unit utilizes the TorqueFlite electronic eight-speed automatic transmission. With it, it produces up to 370 horsepower (272 kW) and 535 Nm (395 lb.-ft.) of torque.

2015 Dodge Challenger Debuts In New York

Apr
23

2015 Dodge Challenger was unveiled at the New York Auto Show. It showcased its Scat Pack 6.4-liter HEMI V-8 enigne which produces 485 horsepower (357 kW) and 644 Nm (475 lb.-ft.) of torque. The unit is matched with a six-speed manual transmission or a TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission. The car is also equipped with Brembo brakes and 20-by-9-inch aluminum wheels. The car sports 1971-inspired design in terms of both interior and exterior. However, it also includes new split grille, more pronounced and functional power bulge hood, LED halo headlamps and LED tail lamps.

Inside, the new Challenger includes 1971-inspired high-sill center console and driver-focused instrument panel, aluminum bezels and 14 interior color and trim options, including throwback Houndstooth premium cloth, Radar Red, or Pearl and Alcantara suede and leather high-performance seats. In addition, the eight-speed automatic transmission delivers world-class precision and fuel efficiency, along with Sport mode and paddle-shifting capabilities for enhanced performance and an improvement in fuel economy.

1967 Ford Shelby GT500 Tribute RK527

Apr
16

1967 Ford Shelby GT500 Tribute “RK527” is going to compete in 2014 HOT ROD Magazine Power Tour. Rob Kauffman will be the person behind the steering wheel. Charlotte’s celebration of Mustang’s 50th anniversary will happen later this month. For this occasion RK Motors announced plans to unveil the “RK527”, which is an 800-plus horsepower tribute car based on a 1967 Shelby GT500.

The official reveal of the unique muscle car will happen during a special event at Charlotte Motor Speedway this Friday.  The vehicle’s debut will also signify RK Motors owner and chairman Rob Kauffman’s plan to drive the RK527 during the upcoming HOT ROD Magazine Power Tour. The latter will take place between 7th and 14th of June.

2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible

Apr
14

2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible was just introduced. Like its coupe sibling it delivers 625 horsepower (466 kW) and 861 Nm (635 lb-ft) of torque, making it the most powerful convertible ever produced by Chevrolet. The car is built on an aluminum structure, which is 20 percent stiffer than the previous. Its curb weight is nearly identical to the Z06 coupe. Both cars share the same chassis tuning, powertrain output, driver technologies and equipment options, including the Z07 Performance Package. The latter adds Brembo carbon-ceramic matrix brakes, Michelin Pilot Sport Cup tires and adjustable front- and rear-aerodynamic components.

Corvette Z06 Convertible features an electronic top that can be lowered remotely via key fob. The top can also open or close on the go, at speeds of up to 30 mph (50 km/h). The thick fabric top is offered in four colors along with sound-absorbing padding and a glass rear window. Behind the seat backs there are dual accent panels in either Carbon Flash-painted or with exposed carbon fiber.

2015 Chevrolet Silverado High Country Goes On Sale

Apr
10

2015 Chevrolet Silverado High Country goes on sale this summer offering comfort and capability, well-appointed interior and advanced technologies. The vehicle is Chevrolet’s first premium heavy-duty pickup that offers the refinement and convenience of the Silverado 1500 High Country and the rugged capability of the Silverado 2500HD and 3500HD pickups.

Some of the highlights in the exterior include chrome grille with horizontal bars, body-color front bumper and CornerStep rear bumper. All models feature 6-inch tubular chrome assist steps, High Country badges on the doors and tailgate and High Country logos on the door sill plates. The Silverado 2500HD High Country models run on 20-inch chrome wheels, while 3500HD – on 18-inch chrome or 17-inch forged polished aluminum wheels.

Dodge Teases 2015 Challenger And Charger

Apr
08

2015 Dodge Challenger and 2015 Dodge Charger will be revealed at the New York Auto Show on 17th of April. The introduction of both vehicles obviously comes to celebrate Dodge brand’s 100th anniversary this summer. The first car was inspired by the classic Challenger that was and still is an iconic muscle car. What is more, the brand has revealed that both models are new from the inside out for 2015 and are driven by new powertrain combination.

In addition, the world’s most-successful, four-door muscle car – 2015 Dodge Charger – will also make a debut at the stage at the Jacob Javits Center in New York. For the new model year the Charger has received a full-body makeover with nearly every single body panel being resculpted.

Sold Out In One Day: 2014 Mopar Dodge Challenger Limited Edition

Apr
04

2014 Mopar Dodge Challenger Limited Edition is the rarest limited-production Dodge offered up to date. It has just been released in dealerships around the United States and has been already sold out. In fact, the vehicle is produced in only 100 examples, which clearly shows that Mopar-modified vehicles are preferred by customers who want to express more individuality.

This limited edition is based on the Dodge Challenger R/T Shaker, but offers Mopar’s enhancements, two exterior color options and three Mopar Blue stripe options. Precisely, the vehicle is powered by a 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 engine hidden under the unique Satin Black Shaker hood scoop.