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Mecum at Indy

Mecum at Indy

Muscle Cars Lead the Way

      It was a busy week, but that’s the usual scene when the Mecum Auctions rolls into Indianapolis fpor the annual Dana Mecum’s Original Spring Classic. The event, held this year on May 13-18, marked the 27th visit... more

GENERAL

Larry Jewett - May 20, 2014 12:47 PM - Comments

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat

All-new 600-plus hp Hemi most powerful V-8 Chrysler has built

Dodge will unleash the most powerful Challenger SRT this fall when it debuts the all-new 600-plus horsepower Hemi Hellcat V-8. The supercharged 6.2-liter engine will be in the totally redesigned muscle car, and joins the Challenger SRT with a standard... more

MOPAR

Eric Kaminsky - May 20, 2014 11:30 AM - Comments

Mustangs Dominate

Mustangs Dominate

All - Pony Final at Atlanta

      Robert Hight raced to his third Funny Car victory in a row and fourth overall this season on Monday at the rain-delayed Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Southern Nationals.      Hight, the 2009 Funny... more

MUSTANG

Larry Jewett - May 20, 2014 09:07 AM - Comments

Coughlin Posts NHRA Victory

Coughlin Posts NHRA Victory

A Monday Mopar Triumph

      After winning the 2013 National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) Pro Stock Championship, Jeg Coughlin Jr. was back in the winner’s circle for his first win of the 2014 Mello Yello Drag Racing series season aboard the Mopar/JEGS.com... more

MOPAR

Larry Jewett - May 20, 2014 08:52 AM - Comments

Babe Ruth Lincoln

Babe Ruth Lincoln

Freed from Museums to Promote the Hobby

      This is a story about a classic car that didn’t need mechanical or cosmetic restoration, but has been “restored” to its original purpose. The 1948 Lincoln-Continental, once owned by baseball legend Babe... more

CLASSICS

John Gunnell - May 19, 2014 03:00 PM - Comments

1971 Hemi Cuda Convertible

1971 Hemi Cuda Convertible

Headed for Auction in Seattle

      More than 10 years ago, a 1971 Plymouth Hemi Cuda convertible generated national headlines by becoming the first muscle car to sell for over one million dollars.       Plymouth’s Hemi-powered... more

MOPAR

Larry Jewett - May 19, 2014 12:47 PM - Comments

2015 CTS-V Coupe

2015 CTS-V Coupe

Last fast one before next-gen models arrive

Cadillac has announced production of a limited, special-edition 2015 CTS-V Coupe, marking the last chapter of the current model before the next generation of the V-Series debuts next year. ... more

GM

Andy Bolig - May 19, 2014 10:48 AM - Comments

HEMI Heritage

HEMI Heritage

The Heart of the Matter - Early 1964

      When the early castings of the 426 Hemi block began showing issues due to load-related stress on the cylinder walls, Assistant Chief Engineer Willem Weertman and a race engine development engineer named Larry Adams came... more

MOPAR

Geoff Stunkard - May 18, 2014 10:27 AM - Comments

Back in the Day

Back in the Day

After Hours in Detroit - 1969

      Paul Ziegler was a dear friend and a dedicated Mopar lover from my hometown in northeastern Ohio.  He was a carrot-top red-headed guy, small of stature but strong on intellect, having earned a PhD in history at the... more

MOPAR

Roger Johnson - May 17, 2014 09:03 AM - Comments

Corvette Recall

Corvette Recall

When low-beam becomes no-beam

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2005-2007 Chevrolet Corvette vehicles manufactured March 29, 2004, through June 22, 2007.... more

CORVETTE

Andy Bolig - May 16, 2014 01:58 PM - Comments