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First Production 2015 Ford Mustang GT Sells For $300,000

Jan
23

At the famous Scottsdale, Arizona  Barret-Jackson auction last week, a Ford Mustang GT went under the hammer. Not just any old pony, though, but the very first retail production 2015 Mustang GT. Car collector and North Texas Ford dealer, Sam Pack signed a $300,000 check after placing the winning bid.

Of course, it’s not all decadency. This colossal

sum money will benefit the JDRF, a leading diabetes research organisation that has been working in partnership with Ford since 1983. Mr. Pack will also relish in the fact that his number one Mustang will bare the signature of the very

Ken Block Shows His Vision For Ford F-150 RaptorTRAX

Jan
22

Hoonigan Racing Division’s Ken Block has prepared for us a brand new project: his vision for Ford F-150 RaptorTRAX. This is the ultimate backcountry snowboard expedition vehicle and it is as well the world’s fastest snowcat for backcountry snowboarding.

Block kept in mind this vehicle for years. It’s an absolute beast of a machine and has been built on the sound basis of F-150 Raptor pickup truck and later further enhanced by Special Vehicle Concepts in California.

Camaro Z/28.R Brings Chevrolet Back On The Track

Jan
22

Next week will hold the 52nd Rolex 24 2.5-hour endurance race at Daytona, and the Chevrolet Camaro Z/28.R race car will be making its debut there. We are talking about a full-blown track machine, yet uncannily similar to the production 2014 Camaro Z/28.

“Apart from series-mandated equipment and the specialized suspension components needed for endurance racing, the Z/28.R is as close to a production-spec race car as you’ll find,” says Mark Kent, director of racing for Chevrolet.

Callaway Adds More Power And Style To Chevrolet Corvette Stingray

Jan
21

Callaway are specialized in producing high performance versions of the Chevrolet Corvette. Thanks to its unique approach by utilizing no-compromise materials, advanced manufacturing techniques and a form-follows-function design approach, Callaway’s association with Corvette’s transformation has flourished over the years.

Now the specialists have prepared a special project for us – Callaway Chevrolet Corvette SC610 based on the newest Stingray. In it they have featured direct fuel injection, continuously variable valve timing and advanced engine management control architecture.

50th Anniversary CSX7000 FIA Continuation Shelby Cobra

Jan
20

In 1964 Shelby introduced the FIA version of the small block Cobra. The latter competed in the same year in the 1964 World Manufacturers Championship series against vehicles such as Aston Martin, Jaguar and Corvette. This year marks the 50th anniversary since the birth of the model.

For this reason, in order to celebrate the 289 Ford powered roadsters, Shelby will offer 50 limited editions (CSX7000) Shelby 289 FIA Cobras. Each one of them will be painted in “Viking Blue” exterior color and will include the emblematic FIA stripes and roundels.

Moparized Version Of 2015 Chrysler 200 Shown At NAIAS

Jan
17

2015 Chrysler 200, which made an official debut in Detroit, now will get a Mopar customization. More than 45 Mopar parts and accessories will be available to enhance the sedan. The Moparized vehicle was also shown at the show.

The Mopar-modified vehicle which was exhibited at the NAIAS sports unique exterior which stands out and shines bright, thanks to a striking Lunar White Pearl Tri-coat color. The unique vehicle rides on satin carbon 19-inch multi-spoke wheels.

Cadillac Reveals The Luxury 2015 ATS Coupe

Jan
16

2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe is designed to be lighter and more agile. It will be offered in the choice of rear-wheel drive or all-wheel drive, and 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder engine or a 3.6L six-cylinder one.

ATS Coupe has a new lightweight and strong structure and delivers exhilarating performance and efficiency, as well as segment-leading power-to-weight ratio. The 2.0L Turbo engine has been enhanced and generates nearly 14 percent more torque, taking it to 295 lb-ft (400 Nm).

Chevrolet Unveils Corvette C7.R Racecar In Detroit

Jan
15

2014 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R Racecar is the next exclusive vehicle in that was premiered in Detroit and was co-developed with the all-new 2015 Corvette Z06. The two models represent the closest link between Corvettes built for racing and the road. Both share great levels of engineering and are equipped with new technologically advanced components such as the chassis architecture, engine and aerodynamics.

Corvette Racing will enter two C7.Rs in 2014 that will compete at the 52nd Rolex 24 At Daytona on January 25-26, and the GT Le Mans class in 11 races around North America. The team is also is expected to participate in June at the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Is Finally Here!

Jan
14

2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is finally and officially here. The car was just revealed at the North American International Auto Show with its full specifications. This is the most track-capable Corvette in the brand’s history which is capable of producing 625 horsepower from a new supercharged engine and is equipped with and new, high-performance eight-speed automatic transmission.

Precisely, the new supercharged 6.2L engine is expected to deliver at least 625 horsepower (466 kW), and can be matched with either a seven-speed manual or a high-performance eight-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters for manual control. The aluminum frame carries over from the Corvette Stingray and will be used essentially unchanged for the Corvette Racing C7.R.

First Images Of 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Leak

Jan
13

The interest of how the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 will look like is undoubtedly very high and we are pleased to announce that the first images of the car have leaked. After the unofficial release of the horsepower the car will produce, Chevrolet obviously didn’t manage to keep the total secret of car’s visual appearance before its debut at the North American Auto Show in Detroit.

The rumors state that the Corvette Z06 will be capable of producing 620 horsepower (455 kW) and 650 lb-ft (480 Nm) of torque. This makes almost 200 hp added over the 450 hp and 200 lb-ft over the 450 lb-ft of torque of the base model.

The pictures that were going around the Internet show not only the external appearance of the car – front and back, but also the interior that it will sport.