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Route 66 to Become the 20th U.S National Historic Trail?
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Route 66 to Become the 20th U.S National Historic Trail?

A bipartisan bill introduced by U.S. Rep. Darin LaHood of Illinois would establish Route 66 as the United States’ 20th National Historic Trail. If the bill, H.R. 801, becomes law, the National Trails […]

Update: Newly Reintroduced RPM Act Needs Your Support Again!
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Update: Newly Reintroduced RPM Act Needs Your Support Again!

In 2016, the motorsports community scored a big victory to protect Americans’ right to transform street vehicles into dedicated race cars. The Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports (RPM) Act of 2016 […]

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700+ Rare Collector Cars to be Sold at Ohio Auction July 15-16

Ron and Eunice Hackenberger will sell more than 700 collector vehicles, including about 250 Studebakers, at action July 15-16 in Norwalk, OH. The Ohio couple has compiled a massive and […]

NASCAR, NHRA Announce New Points Systems for 2017
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NASCAR, NHRA Announce New Points Systems for 2017

The National Hot Rod Association introduced some notable adjustments to its points systems earlier this month. Never to be outdone, NASCAR made some major changes to its points systems and […]

50th Anniversary Shelby Mustang Super Snake to Deliver up to 750 Horsepower!
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50th Anniversary Shelby Mustang Super Snake to Deliver up to 750 Horsepower!

Fifty years after the original Super Snake version of the Ford Mustang debuted in 1967, Shelby American, Inc. has introduced its 50th anniversary Shelby Super Snake for 2017. Only 500 […]

Fox Bodies Pull in Big Paydays at Barrett-Jackson’s 2017 Scottsdale Auction
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Fox Bodies Pull in Big Paydays at Barrett-Jackson’s 2017 Scottsdale Auction

Dennis Collins is probably best known as the owner of Collins Brothers Jeep and for his frequent appearances on Discovery Channel’s Fast and Loud. Collins is also a pretty hardcore […]

2018 Ford Mustang V8 GT
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Ford Confirms V6 Out, 10-Speed Automatic In for 2018 Mustang (Plus Other Changes)!

As rumored a couple months ago, Ford Motor Co. confirmed today that the 3.7L V6 will be dropped as a Mustang engine option for 2018. The official announcement came as […]

Hot Rodding Legend Pete Chapouris Passes Away at Age 76
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Hot Rodding Legend Pete Chapouris Passes Away at Age 76

Pete Chapouris wasn’t one of the original hot rod pioneers. But he did take the torch from those early legends of the dry lakes and helped keep it burning from the 1960s […]

Ford Announces Plans for U.S.-Made Hybrid Mustang and F-150
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Ford Announces Plans for U.S.-Made Hybrid Mustang and F-150

Nope, it’s not April Fools’ Day. Ford Motor Co. announced today it will soon offer hybrid versions of the iconic Mustang and F-150. In total, the Dearborn, MI-based company unveiled plans for […]

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High-Horsepower Motorsports Legend Nick Arias Jr. Dies

Arias Piston Co. founder Nick Arias Jr. — a man who helped redefine high-horsepower engines for drag racing, tractor pulling, and boat racing — died Monday. He was 87. Arias Jr. […]