Ford EVOS Concept Is Confirmed for Salon Prive 2013
Jul22

Ford EVOS Concept Is Confirmed for Salon Prive 2013

The Salon Privé 2013 is coming up pretty soon.  The latest, greatest, rarest and coolest cars on Earth converge on Syon Park in London from the 4th to the 6th of September.  The latest car to confirm its presence at the Salon Privé is the Ford EVOS Concept car.   The Ford EVOS is a four-door, four-seater fastback whose awesome front and rear gullwing doors will never, ever make it to production.  Seriously, just look at those doors. ...

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VUHL 05: Track Day Car Born in Mexico City, Powered by Detroit and Unveiled in London
Jul17

VUHL 05: Track Day Car Born in Mexico City, Powered by Detroit and Unveiled in London

Don’t confuse VUHL with Zuul.  Zuul is the gatekeeper of Gozer The Destructor from Ghostbusters.  VUHL (pronounced “vool”) stands for Vehicles of Ultra High-Performance and Lighweight.  I think that may be pushing the whole acronym thing a bit.  In any case, they are the Mexico-based maker of the new VUHL 05 supercar.  You may recognize the name.  They’ve been dropping hints about the VUHL 05 for a few months...

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2014 Ford Mustang GT U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds Edition
Jul04

2014 Ford Mustang GT U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds Edition

Ford has just designed a one-of-a-kind 2014 Mustang GT in honor of the 60th Anniversary of the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds aerial demonstration squadron, and some lucky, lucky person will win this 1-of-1 Mustang is a raffle on August 1st at the 2013 EAA (Experimental Aircraft Association) AirVenture fly-in and air show in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.  Every year, the EAA raffles off some pretty cool cars to raise money for the EAA Young...

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2014 Ford F-150 Tremor: Ford’s First EcoBoost Sport Truck Is Cool But Not Earth-Shaking
Jun29

2014 Ford F-150 Tremor: Ford’s First EcoBoost Sport Truck Is Cool But Not Earth-Shaking

It’s been a while since Ford last debuted an on-road high-performance truck.  There have been off-road high-performance pick-ups galore in the many variations of the F-150 Raptor.  But, the last street-focused über (ish) truck from Ford was the F-150 SVT Lightning from 1993 to 1995 and its reincarnation from 1999 to 2004.  Well, now we have the EcoBoost-powered 2014 Ford F-150 Tremor, and the Blue Oval guys want us to think of...

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Radical RXC: Very Light. Very Fast. Very Fun. Very New. [Video]
Jun25

Radical RXC: Very Light. Very Fast. Very Fun. Very New. [Video]

  On August 19, 2009, Radical set the Nurburgring lap record for production cars with a 6:48 in an SR8 LM driven by Michael Vergers.  The regular SR8 lapped the ‘Ring in 6:55.  Radical Sportcars went from founded (in 1997) to setting records on the Nurburgring in only twelve years.  And, now there’s a new addition to the stable… the Radical RXC.  And, it definitely lives up to the family name. Starting with a...

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ROUSH Perfomance Gets Their Hands on a Ford Focus ST [Video]
May29

ROUSH Perfomance Gets Their Hands on a Ford Focus ST [Video]

ROUSH Performance is getting back into the hot-hatch game with some all-out-high-performance mods for the Ford Focus and Ford Focus ST.  The 2013 Ford Focus ST gets a cold air intake kit and a Cat-back high performance exhaust system.  The regular Ford Focus get only a cold air intake kit. Curious what a ROUSH Performance Ford Focus ST sounds like, watch the video below.  That note gives some V8s a run for their money.   Press Release...

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Shinola Runwell: Bringing Watchmaking to the Motor City
Apr25

Shinola Runwell: Bringing Watchmaking to the Motor City

Elgin, Illinois.  Aurora, Illinois.  Springfield, Illinois.  Cleveland, Ohio.  Waltham, Massachusetts.  American cities have a proud history of watchmaking.  Some of the finest timepieces ever turned out came from brands like Ball, Elgin, E. Howard and Illinois and were manufactured in those cities.   Because of the Quartz Revolution, by the beginning of the 1970s, most of those brands either shut down and disappeared or sold out to...

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VIDEO: Ford Atlas Concept Truck’s Active Wheel Shutters in Action
Feb10

VIDEO: Ford Atlas Concept Truck’s Active Wheel Shutters in Action

The Ford Atlas Concept truck that debuted at the Detroit Auto Show has Active Wheel Shutters that can open and close to improve aerodynamics and, consequently, fuel economy.  Here is a video from the 2013 Chicago Auto Show of the very cool wheels in...

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