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April Showers Bring May Flowers and Fiery Vehicle Destruction

Thus far, the month of May has not been kind to classic vehicles. In fact it’s been downright cruel, sending hundreds of vintage and modern classic cars into oblivion in […]

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GM Officials Confirm an All-Electric Pickup Truck is Coming

Chief rival Ford and electric vehicle maker Rivian already announced they would be building all-electric pickup trucks. There was little doubt General Motors would follow suit. GM CEO Mary Barra […]

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Pricing Announced for Mopar’s 1,000-Horse 426 Hellephant Crate Engine

Mopar announced the arrival of its new 1,000-horsepower Hellephant 426 HEMI crate engine to great fanfare last October at the SEMA Show. To be precise, company officials unveiled the Hellephant […]

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What the New LT2 Mid-Engine Corvette Reveals About the Future of GM LT Engines

Editor’s Note: With the excitement surrounding the General Motors’ confirmation of the new mid-engined C8 Corvette, we asked our friends at Summit Racing to share their thoughts about what the […]

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See the 2019 Easter Jeep Safari Vehicles

In what can only be interpreted as Jeep putting its brightest flood light on its soon-to-be-released 2020 Jeep Gladiator Wrangler-based pickup, all six of the Jeep concept vehicles being shown […]

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Formula One Race Director Charlie Whiting, 66, Passes Away Days Before Australian Grand Prix

Long-time Formula One Race Director Charlie Whiting died Wednesday just days before the 2019 F1 season is set to begin with the Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia. Whiting’s unexpected […]

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2019 Ridler Award Winner Announced: Barton’s ’59 Cadillac Eldorado Brougham “Wagon”

DETROIT, MI—Steve Barton of Las Vegas, NV provided the initial vision for this year’s Ridler Award winner, a custom 1959 Cadillac Eldorado Brougham called “Cadmad.” Unfortunately, Barton wasn’t able to […]

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U.S. Commerce Dept.’s Auto Tariff Recommendations Remain a Secret

One of the most pivotal issues looming over the U.S. automotive industry took a step forward Sunday when the U.S. Department of Commerce submitted findings to President Donald Trump from […]

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Haynes Repair Manual Creator John Haynes, 80, Dies

John Haynes, founder of the Haynes Manual which has helped countless mechanics repair their vehicles over the past 50 years, passed away. He was 80. A lifelong fan of motorsports, […]

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Uber’s Self-Driving Program is Back Behind the Wheel After Fatal Crash Last Spring

In only nine months, a single-cell zygote can grow into a viable human baby inside its mother’s womb. Here’s hoping the same time span was long enough for Uber to […]