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Sorry, Boomer, Your Ford Mustang Is Now an Electric Shopping Cart

Ford didn't have to call its new electrified Mach-E SUV a Mustang, but it did, and the world is a little sadder place because of it. I initially sat down to write this in a blind rage, furious at the gall of the Ford Motor Company to call its new electric SUV a Mustang and inspired by the roaring V-8...

2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E Will Please EV Fans, Perplex Mustang Loyalists

Ford's first all-electric crossover may feature an un-Mustang-like body style, but it offers 300 miles of range when equipped with the extended-range battery and rear-wheel drive. he Ford Mustang Mach-E, Ford's new electric crossover, is the first new product to be added in the history of the Mustang lineup. The standard Mach-E will produce up to 332 horsepower...

The 2,012HP Aspark Owl Electric Hypercar Clocks A 1.69-Second 0-60 Time

Electric powertrains have seen some tremendous advancements over the last decade or so. While models like the Honda Insight and GM EV1 helped to popularize the proton-powered segment, they also gave electric cars something of a reputation for being pretty underwhelming in the performance department. In recent year’s that perception has changed, however, as abundantly evidenced by the newly...

Twin-Turbo AWD Dodge Charger Has 1,525 HP, Carbon Widebody Kit

SpeedKore Demon levels of power in combination with an all-wheel drive and four doors.  This year’s SEMA Show is shifting into a higher gear with the debut of this twin-turbo AWD Dodge Charger. Teased for the first time a month ago and dubbed as the “world’s first all-wheel-drive, twin-turbocharged, carbon-fiber widebody” Charger, the vehicle has been developed by SpeedKore in...

THOR 24 Is a 24-Cylinder, 12-Blower God of Thunder in Peterbilt Form

This insane custom semi-truck makes 3,424 hp from two Detroit Diesel engines If you thought the Transformers were only in the movies, then you've never been to Lake Havasu City on the California-Arizona border. The Colorado River cuts through the desert tourist spot, but up on the north end of town, an airport hangar holds what looks like Optimus Prime's...

2020 Land Rover Defender Is Back, and Better Still, It’s Coming to America

It has been years since we've seen a Defender, but Land Rover is introducing this all-new version at the Frankfurt auto show. There will be two wheelbases as in the past, using the familiar "90" and "110" nomenclature; the four-door 110 comes to U.S. buyers first, with the two-door 90 joining in late 2020. U.S. prices range from just over $50,000...

Can-Am Unleashes A 6×6 UTV For All Your Backcountry Hauling Needs

The side-by-side market has been flooded with entries following the class’ seemingly instant rise to popularity regarding affordable off-road vehicles. Can-Am has been a top contender in the battle of SBS vehicle manufacturers, taking the stance that a workhorse can also be fun. In that regard, their 2020 Defender 6×6 proves that utility is synonymous with good times. It is...

Stop what you’re doing and look at this Merc 190 E touring car

Being an old race car, this Mercedes 190 E 2.3-16 Group A has a decent amount of history behind it. Before we get to that, though, let’s all take a moment to just stop and stare it. A 190 E in a black, gold and red 1980s livery and those wheels. We can’t cope. Back in the room yet? Right, that...

Hyundai Turns Veloster into Crazy Off-Roader with Grappler Concept

Hyundai has revealed its Veloster Grappler concept, which will be on display at the SEMA aftermarket show in Las Vegas next month. The Grappler is the Veloster as (sort of) an off-roader with added ground clearance, brush guards, oversized tires, and roof-mounted utility lighting. There's also a solar panel...

Watch And Listen As Insane 9.5-Liter LS V12 Engine Comes To Life

It spins over 7,000 rpm and yes, you can buy one. The LS swap. In the world of custom automotive builds, few phrases evoke such levels of excitement or contempt. The GM-built V8 engine is exceedingly popular thanks to its compact design, reliability, affordability, and ability to produce big horsepower. That’s why you see it in everything from Chevy Camaro...

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