2020 Ford Mustang Shelby Automotive News Featured 

Ford Says the 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 Will Have ‘Over 700 HP’

In case you were distracted by the news of crossovers, pickups, and hybrids coming out of the Detroit Auto Show, rest assured, the horsepower wars are alive and well. For this round, the news comes from Ford, which has revealed that 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 will be packing “over 700 horsepower.” Exactly how much over that lofty mark isn’t clear yet, but we’re betting it’ll be more that 707 ponies, because that’s what the Dodge Hellcat’s engine pumps out, and the Blue Oval is likely looking to top that figure. Of…

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2019 Toyota Avalon Automotive News Featured 

It’s Happening: the 2019 Toyota Avalon is Embracing Apple CarPlay

Given how quickly manufacturers have come to embrace third-party tech from Apple and Google in their infotainment systems, you might have missed that there was one very big holdout—Toyota. Up until now, the Japanese giant was still exclusively relying on its in-house tech to manage media and navigation, but all the that changed when the company revealed the 2019 Toyota Avalon in Detroit this week. Because Apple CarPlay will now be standard on every Avalon. That means it can’t be long before we see it start rolling out across the…

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2019 Ford Ranger Automotive News Featured 

New Middle Weight Competitor: The 2019 Ford Ranger is Here

When Ford stopped selling the Ranger in the United States back in 2011, the company effectively surrendered the mid-size pickup market—at least here. But with the debut of the 2019 Ford Ranger, the Blue Oval has announced its back in the game, and it’s hard to imagine  competitors like Toyota and Chevrolet aren’t worried they’ll see significant encroachment on their market share. Here’s what we know so far. First, Ford wasn’t exactly starting with a clean slate for the 2019 Ranger, as after the model left our shores, it continued…

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Mid-Engine Corvette Automotive News Featured 

Why Chevrolet Might Debut the Mid-Engine Corvette in Detroit

Hardcore enthusiasts, and basically anyone who even casually follows the automotive press, knows that the mid-engine Corvette has been a dream since the 1960s. Zora Arkus-Duntov—known as the “Father of the Corvette”—began pushing for one not long after the model’s inception back in the ’50s, and over the years, there have been plenty of concepts which have seemed to hint that a mid-engine version of America’s Sports Car was just around the corner. Unfortunately, those sleek concepts and rumors never transitioned into an actual model, leaving many fans to think…

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2019 Ford Edge ST Automotive News Featured 

Look Out Crossovers: The 355-HP Ford Edge ST is Coming

With the Detroit Auto Show set to kick off next week, the Blue Oval has dropped an interesting bit of news—a Ford Edge ST is on the way. And from what we can tell? This machine looks like it’s going to be a Goldilocks-perfect blend of hot hatch and crossover. It’s like a late Christmas gift to enthusiasts, and we can’t wait to get our hands on one. Under the hood will be a 2.7-liter twin-turbo EcoBoost V-6 pumping out 335 horsepower and 380 pound-feet of torque, and power will…

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