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 0 Comment on What’s the Difference Between Horsepower and Torque?
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What’s the Difference Between Horsepower and Torque?

Horsepower and torque are important numbers with the general idea that bigger is better since it makes your car faster….

Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat
 3 Comments on Wheels Down: Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat
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Wheels Down: Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat

Dodge brings an SRT Hellcat to the Durango line. The Dodge Durango needs little introduction, a three-row midsize utility vehicle…

 9 Comments on The High Potency Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody Coupe
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The High Potency Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody Coupe

On the road with the hottest Hellcat of all. The Dodge Challenger is a mid- to large-size sport coupe, a…

 3 Comments on On the Prowl With a 2020 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody
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On the Prowl With a 2020 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody

Behind the wheel of the world’s most powerful production sedan. The Dodge Charger stands alone among mainstream sedans. Its full-size…

 5 Comments on Top-Down Verve:
Ford Mustang Convertible
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Top-Down Verve:
Ford Mustang Convertible

What is that we like about the Ford Mustang? Well, everything! The Mustang reached iconic status long ago, but we…

 10 Comments on Refreshed and Reinvigorated:
2019 Chevrolet Camaro SS
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Refreshed and Reinvigorated:
2019 Chevrolet Camaro SS

The chief domestic manufacturers may be turning their backs on most car models, but left untouched are the muscle cars…

 1 Comment on These Car Models May Soon Get the Axe
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These Car Models May Soon Get the Axe

Sharply declining sales may spell the end for several car models. The U.S. automotive market, indeed the entire global market…

 4 Comments on Chrysler: Out With the 300,
In With the Portal?
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Chrysler: Out With the 300,
In With the Portal?

An end of an era as the Chrysler 300 finishes its final model year. Sixteen years is a long time…

 3 Comments on Refreshed Ford Mustang Ups its Game
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Refreshed Ford Mustang Ups its Game

When you have the top-selling pony car you simply cannot rest on your laurels. Especially when the competition is fierce…

 0 Comment on Pony Wars: Dodge Challenger Upends Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro
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Pony Wars: Dodge Challenger Upends Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro

Dodge’s entry pulls a fast one. The Dodge Challenger is No. 1. Or at least it was in June 2017….

 10 Comments on The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon by the Numbers
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The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon by the Numbers

Updated on May 24, 2017, to include pricing. $86,090 for the world’s fastest production car. By now, you have heard that…

 2 Comments on On the Horizon: A Front-Wheel Drive Chrysler 300?
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On the Horizon: A Front-Wheel Drive Chrysler 300?

What could this mean for the Dodge Charger and Challenger? The next-generation Chrysler 300 may switch to a FWD platform….

2016 Ford Mustang GT Convertible
 12 Comments on Top Down Steed: Ford Mustang GT Premium Convertible
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Top Down Steed: Ford Mustang GT Premium Convertible

Heritage on wheels. That’s my take on the Ford Mustang. You cannot escape the evidential truth that Ford’s pony car…

 2 Comments on Dodge Cancels SRT Hellcat Orders, Resets for 2016
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Dodge Cancels SRT Hellcat Orders, Resets for 2016

Some customers waiting for 2015 SRT Hellcat variants of the Dodge Charger or Dodge Challenger will soon find themselves with…

 2 Comments on Dodge Hellcat Commercials Air, But You Cannot Have One
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Dodge Hellcat Commercials Air, But You Cannot Have One

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles scored big this model year when the company announced high-performance Hellcat versions of both the Dodge Challenger…

 3 Comments on Kia, Hyundai Star in 2015 J.D. Power Survey
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Kia, Hyundai Star in 2015 J.D. Power Survey

The Dodge Challenger is the top-ranked midsize sporty car. It wasn’t much more than a decade ago when Hyundai and…

 3 Comments on Sixth Generation Chevrolet Camaro Pulls Out All Stops
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Sixth Generation Chevrolet Camaro Pulls Out All Stops

GM bypassed the customary auto show venue to debut the sixth generation Chevrolet Camaro. The new model has sharper lines,…

 6 Comments on Contemporary American Graffiti: 2015 Ford Mustang GT
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Contemporary American Graffiti: 2015 Ford Mustang GT

These are heady days for the auto industry as an assortment of muscle cars influence the market. The Ford Mustang…

 0 Comment on Pony Up: Ford Mustang’s Global Appeal Takes Hold
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Pony Up: Ford Mustang’s Global Appeal Takes Hold

It has taken more than 50 years for the Ford Mustang to go global and that wait may pay off…

 9 Comments on Sport Sedan: 2015 Dodge Charger SE
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Sport Sedan: 2015 Dodge Charger SE

Dodge’s brawny sedan also has a more subdued side. I am an enthusiast of traditional rear-wheel drive sedans. Large ones…

 1 Comment on Looking Back: The Best of 2014 Auto Trends
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Looking Back: The Best of 2014 Auto Trends

4×4 fun in a Toyota 4Runner. Sixty models came and went in 2014. Those 60 represented my weekly drivers, an…

 2 Comments on Where Was My Car Manufactured?
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Where Was My Car Manufactured?

From time to time I am asked about the manufacturing status of a particular make/model. No, not whether the vehicle…

 3 Comments on Fiat Chrysler Not Giving Up On the Dodge Brand
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Fiat Chrysler Not Giving Up On the Dodge Brand

Refreshed Charger and Challenger models may lift brand sales. Dodge’s compact Dart has been a sales disappointment. As of April…

 0 Comment on Cars and Coffee: Waverly Place in Cary, NC
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Cars and Coffee: Waverly Place in Cary, NC

If you are looking for an informal meetup of car enthusiasts, then a Cars and Coffee event is the place…

 2 Comments on New Ford Mustang to Birth Additional Products?
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New Ford Mustang to Birth Additional Products?

In keeping with the “auto trends” theme of this website, once in a while, we offer our speculation on where…

 0 Comment on Ah, the Dodge Brand Rumors!
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Ah, the Dodge Brand Rumors!

Dodge is R.I.P. At least that is the contention of some followers. Its also the rumor put forth by at…

 1 Comment on Rear-Wheel Drive Architecture For Future Chrysler Products
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Rear-Wheel Drive Architecture For Future Chrysler Products

Chrysler’s rear-wheel drive architecture has set it apart from its domestic competitors with its large Dodge and Chrysler sedans underpinned…

 1 Comment on Hot SUV: 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT
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Hot SUV: 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT

Updated May 25, 2013, to reflect correct towing limit. Do you know your SUV history? No, not that Jeep and…