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Dodge has thrown down the gauntlet and now claims to have the most powerful muscle car on the market with the introduction of the Hellcat engine that was inserted into the new design of the 2015 Challenger SRT. The same claim to fame can be applied to their 4-door counterpart after announcing the veritable Hellcat...

The Specialty Equipment Market Association show in Las Vegas each November is a horsepower freak’s paradise. I’m told that a person who covers the show from end to end will walk 26 miles: a marathon of superchargers, manifolds, wheels, exhaust systems, nitrous kits, ignition boxes and other tools of the tuning...

eBay listing: Restored 1960 Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato One of the most exciting and beautiful British sports cars, thanks to its specially built body by Zagato, is the Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato. It was designed to break up the dominance of the World Sportscar Championship held by the Ferrari 250 GT. Even though it...

FRP Customs is known for doing complete frame-off restorations, resto-mods, and custom car design. We couldn’t stop drooling over a unique 1978 Chevrolet Corvette — which showcased ARC Audio‘s expressive and articulate audio equipment — in their booth at the 2014 International CES show. The initial plan was to restore...

eBay Listing: 1988 Toyota MR2 Supercharged 2015 looks to be an exciting year for automotive enthusiasts. But rewind the clock back about 30 years to 1985 and it was a good time as well for those who knew where to look. Kind of like how the used car marketplace is today. 1985 marked the unveiling of the MK1 Toyota...

eBay Listing: Extreme Polar Tacoma Truck used to smash world record to South Pole for sale on eBay Using a state-of-the-art, specialized vehicle, a team crossed 700 miles of ice to smash a Guinness World Record. Learn about the journey, and bid on the truck that set a new world record. Nearly two years ago a three-man...

Owned by: ditson2008 Trim: XLT Extended Cab Pickup 4-Door Engine: 5.4L 330 Cu. In. V8 GAS SOHC Naturally Aspirated MODIFICATIONS: Belltech Performance lowering kit Halo head and fog lights Cowl Performance hood 22-inch Dropstar rims with Eagle GT low profile performance tires 295/65-22 Magnuson supercharger Dynatech...

2013 Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 vs. Modified 2010 Challenger SRT8 Likes: Fast and fun to drive Rip-roaring sounds that only a V8 HEMI can produce Cylinder deactivation enables the big V8 to run on four cylinders and attain a 14 city/23 hwy mpg rating Dislikes: Stiff suspension and harsh ride makes for a difficult...

Nothing screams American muscle more than a huge Roots-style blower on top of a big-block engine. This Camaro has been given the full quarter-mile treatment, with all the right parts for either show cruising or high-level weekend drag races. If you want to go fast, this is your car. The seller spells out all the...

Improving horsepower isn’t as simple as many people make it out to be. The improvement of horsepower requires a little planning, and lot of research in order to find the products that will best benefit your particular car. There isn’t a single approach that is going to work on every vehicle, but we describe the parts...

Want to own a piece of drag racing history? Here’s your chance. The “Silver Dollar” was one of the last Chevrolet-powered A/Gas Supercharged drag cars. Known for its unusually high stance, it was responsible for NHRA rules limiting gasser’s height. It competed up and down the west coast from the early ’60s until its...

This 1939 Graham Model 97 sedan will stand out anywhere you take it. Blinding Glacier White paint and a unique cut-back grille should ensure that. The styling was dubbed “Spirit of Motion,” but became simply nicknamed “Shark-nose.” The supercharged 218-ci straight six pumps out 116 horsepower—26 more than the unblown...

eBay Motors and modJOBS™ invite you to bid on a dream vehicle for the ultimate car enthusiast. The winner will get a custom built modJOBS 2012 Ford Mustang GT with some amazing extras you need to see to believe. Be sure to read below to see all the exciting specifications that make this ride so special. ABOUT THE 2012...

Buyers in the market for cheap performance have any number of options available to them. But if bare-bones all-out acceleration for under $20k is what you’re after, it’s hard to go wrong with a modded notchback 5.0 Mustang from the early ’90s. These cars are nearly bulletproof, easy to modify, and can make some...

Hertz has been known for years for its willingness to bring real honest-to-goodness performance cars into its fleet so those of us who love cars get a chance to drive cars we might not otherwise be able to afford. It started back about 35 years ago when Hertz brought aboard a fleet of specially-constructed Shelby...

Straight out of a Beach Boys song and into your driveway, this Model T is the pure definition of 1950s hot rod. Long gone is the original inline 4-cylinder 20hp engine, replaced with a 1950 flathead Ford V8 with a Kaiser supercharger. It’s said to be a California car, and has been a daily driver for over 15 years, so...

By the mid-1950s, Packard was suffering in a competitive post-war American market. The company merged with Studebaker early in the decade, and 1957 saw the effective end of Packard-designed cars, with a Studebaker President-based Clipper taking over as the range topper. The car featured a mild restyling from its...