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History of Cars: Post-World War II

Americans had been fascinated by vehicles prior to the era of World Wars and they brought new fascinations back from the war with them. In this, the second part of the History of American Cars, we’ll take a look at the vehicles post-World War II and how people made them theirs.   Willies for Life One of the most iconic vehicles that came from the roads of World War II: the Willy’s MB, also known as the Jeep. This 4×4 vehicle took whatever the war had and pushed right back,…

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Cars in LEGOs

Recently LEGOs made waves in the automotive industry by offering a 1:8 scale, crazy-complicated, $300 LEGOs kit for the Porsche 911 GT3 RS featuring more than 2,700 pieces. With so many cars on the road we wondered how many cars in LEGOs there were.   LEGO Creator   It starts as a Jeep-like vehicle with two seats, off-roading capability, and circular headlights flanking a grille. There are tow hooks and high-fenders that won’t hit rocks, it even comes with doors you can remove in good weather. However, it also turns into…

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Head to Head: 2016 Honda Accord Coupe vs. 2016 Hyundai Genesis Coupe

In the world of fun to drive, yet practical family coupes, there are many contenders. Two of these are the 2016 Honda Accord Coupe and the 2016 Hyundai Genesis Coupe. Many contenders offer low entry costs in return for high amounts of driving enjoyment, both in looks, refinements, and performance. Competitors for the 2016 Honda Accord Coupe and 2016 Hyundai Genesis Coupe include the Scion FR-S or Toyota 86, Subaru BRZ, Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro, Nissan 370Z, and the BMW 2-Series. However, we’re going to stick with comparing the 2016 Honda…

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2016 Chevrolet Camaro V6 vs 2016 Dodge Challenger V6 Automotive News Head to Heads & Advice 

2016 Chevrolet Camaro V6 vs. 2016 Dodge Challenger V6

The new sixth-generation 2016 Chevrolet Camaro has landed and it is definitely turning heads with its sleek looks, performance enhancements, and a refined interior. However, there is one muscle car that gained a lot of momentum in 2015 – the Dodge Challenger. With that in mind, we decided to put the new Chevrolet Camaro up against the Dodge Challenger to see how they stack up against each other. Read more for the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro V6 vs. 2016 Dodge Challenger V6. Chevrolet Camaro: Let’s talk about the Camaro first. The…

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2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Automotive News 

2016 NYIAS: 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Zooms into NY with 640-HP

At a glance: Weighs 200 pounds less than the outgoing Camaro ZL1, allowing it to have a strong power to weight ratio. Power comes from a 6.2 liter V8 supercharged engine offering 60 more horsepower and 80 more lb-ft of torque for a total of 640 horsepower and 640 lb-ft of torque. Transmission choices include a 6-speed manual and an all-new 10-speed automatic.   One of the biggest debuts at the 2016 New York Auto Show was the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1. The successor to the exciting and powerful Camaro ZL1,…

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