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Next Mustang Will Be Globally Designed

Mar
03

Next Mustang Will Be Globally Designed - Muscle Cars BlogGENEVA – Ford Motor Co.’s design studios worldwide will provide styling ideas for an American icon: the next generation Mustang.

“It is a common process we [now] use on every vehicle,” Derrick Kuzak, Ford’s group vice president for global product development, said today at the Geneva auto show.

Ford’s next-generation pony car will be the first Mustang with styling themes proposed by studios in Europe, Australia and other regions. Previously, Ford’s U.S. studio was solely responsible for Mustang design.

“When we embark on a new product, particularly one that is all new, it involves all of the studios. Then J [Mays] and the design team pick the best of those themes,” Kuzak told Automotive News. Mays is Ford’s global design chief. Ford adopted the global design approach three years ago. Read more!

2011 Ford F-150 Hero Engine Tear Down

Mar
02

2011 Ford F-150 Hero Engine Tear Down - Muscle Cars BlogWatch on Read more!

2011 Dodge Charger Police Car

Mar
01

2011 Dodge Charger Police Car - Muscle Cars BlogChrysler announced the introduction of  the 2011 Dodge Charger Enforcer, one mean looking, and hopefully very capable police car.

To be made available to all law enforcement agencies across Canada in the coming weeks for testing and such, the Enforcer brings with it a 3.6l Pentastar V6 engine as standard. Already one sight you don’t want to see in the rear-view mirror, the scary front end of the Charger might also hide a 5.7l HEMI V8 engine, which will send after you a lot more horses than the smaller unit. Read more!

Mustang Race 2011 – Mini Movie from Poland

Feb
19

Mustang Race 2011 - Mini Movie from Poland - Muscle Cars BlogThis is a mini movie by Mustang lovers from Poland – Mustang Klub Polska

A Film by www.marcinbielawski.pl

Photography by Marcin Bielawski, Mateusz Siwek, Patryk Jakowski

Edited by Mateusz Siwek

Music by Adham Shaikh “emergence” The Jokes After Lunch “melanż”

Watch it on Read more!

Drag Race – 2012 Nissan GT-R vs 2011 Chevy Corvette Z06 vs 2011 Shelby GT500

Feb
18

Drag Race - 2012 Nissan GT-R vs 2011 Chevy Corvette Z06 vs 2011 Shelby GT500 - Muscle Cars BlogGuys at Motor Trend pit the three five-figure phenoms – the 2012 Nissan GT-R, 2011 Chevy Corvette Z06 and 2011 Ford Shelby GT500 – against each other at the drag strip. Watch the videos on Read more!

2011 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Massive Burnout

Feb
13

2011 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Massive Burnout - Muscle Cars BlogRob Kinnan from HOT ROD Magazine takes a brand new 2011 Shelby GT350 Mustang out for a quick test drive in the hills outside of Las Vegas. This car features several special modifications from Shelby to link it to the 1965 GT350. The supercharger on this car cranks out 525 horsepower and Rob does a massive burnout in this video to showcase that grunt. Watch the video!

The Ultimate Camaro ZL1 Sneak Peek

Feb
11

The Ultimate Camaro ZL1 Sneak Peek - Muscle Cars BlogIf you’ve been following the hype online over the next Camaro, you know we’ve been brewing up something special for a while now. And if you haven’t been, then boy are you in for a surprise. We’ve taken Camaro to a new level — enough to rival the road course performance of any other world-class sports car. Introducing Camaro ZL1 — the most powerful, high performance Camaro ever built. Coming early 2012. Watch the video!

2012 Shelby GT350

Feb
10

2012 Shelby GT350 - Muscle Cars BlogShelby American, a wholly owned subsidiary of Carroll Shelby International Inc. today introduced the limited edition 2012 Shelby GT350 during the Chicago Auto Show, being held at the McCormick Place complex. A convertible, the first since 1970, and two new body colors (red and blue) will be options for the 2012 model year. In addition, a limited production of 350 total 2012 Shelby GT350s will be built.

“Last year, we brought back the GT350 45 years after it was launched,” said Carroll Shelby, founder of Shelby American. “They look and sound just like the ones we built in 1965. We’re repeating history by offering two additional colors and building a few convertibles for the second year of production.” Read more!

2011 Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 Green With Envy

Feb
10

2011 Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 Green With Envy - Muscle Cars Blog2011 Dodge Challengers Are Becoming Even More the Envy of the Muscle Car Market
Green with Envy Launches on Challenger R/T Classic and SRT8® 392 Models

February 9, 2011 , Chicago -

The expanding muscle car market is going to be “Green With Envy” as the Dodge brand today announced a first-time, limited production run of the 2011 Dodge Challenger R/T Classic and SRT8® 392 models featuring Green With Envy exterior color.

Both Dodge Challenger models are improved for 2011 and deliver more of what American muscle-car enthusiasts want – unmistakable design, powerful HEMI® V-8 engines with new technologies and world-class handling and braking. Executed with quality and precision, the two new Challenger Green With Envy models provide an extra dose of exclusivity. Read more!

2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 – The Fastest Ever

Feb
10

2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 - The Fastest Ever - Muscle Cars BlogZL1: Chevrolet Camaro Enters The Realm Of Advanced Performance Technology

2011-02-09

* LSA 6.2L supercharged engine will produce an estimated 550 horsepower (410 kW) and is matched with a six-speed manual transmission with a dual-disc clutch system
* Packed with performance technologies, highlighted by Magnetic Ride Control, and advanced materials – including a vented carbon fiber hood insert. Extensive aerodynamic development designed for high-performance driving
* Development ongoing, targeting launch at the beginning of 2012. Read more!