Wonder Woman’s new ride

Published March 28, 2013 Kia Shouldn’t it be invisible? Kia has created a Wonder Woman-themed Sportage SUV, the latest in its collection of vehicles built in support of the “We Can Be Heroes” charity. The paint scheme is modeled off of Wonder Woman’s outfit, but doesn’t show as much leg. The super heroine’s WW […]

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Shelby builds a pickup truck

Published March 28, 2013 Shelby American This ain’t no Cobra, but it can haul in more ways than one. Noted Ford tuner Shelby American has unveiled a high performance pickup truck at the New York Auto Show. The Shelby Raptor F-150 is a 575-hp supercharged take on Ford’s high speed desert runner. Along with […]

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Devolro Diablo

The Tundra doesn’t stand a chance. If you want prepare for the end of the world, or just don’t like your neighbors, you could do worse than start by getting one of these. The Devolro Diablo is a Toyota Tundra that’s been given the apocalypse treatment, including a 7-inch lift, “tank-like armor” bumpers and 520 […]

New Models

Test Drive: 2013 Ford C-Max Energi

By Gary Gastelu Published March 22, 2013 Even though it doesn’t necessarily look it, we’re led to believe that the 2013 Ford C-Max Energi is cool, because its name is intentionally misspelled with an “i” at the end. Lucky for Ford, it kind of is. The C-Max Energi is a plug-in hybrid, which is essentially […]


5 misleading car names

By Rob Sass Published March 22, 2013 Hagerty 1991 Chevrolet Sprint (Hagerty) 1977 Mercury Bobcat (Hagerty) 1989 Hyundai Excel (Hagerty) 1971 AMC Hornet (Hagerty) 1954 Hudson Jet (Rex Gray) Next Slide Previous Slide Few things in the development of a new car are more crucial than the name. In the case of a bland or mediocre car, it’s the last chance the […]

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Jeep builds a transparent truck

Published March 21, 2013 Jeep Jeep Next Slide Previous Slide You’ll want to be careful about wearing yoga pants in this one. Jeep has created a truck that’s so lightweight, you can see through it. The Wrangler Stitch is a trimmed-down version of the iconic off-roader that features an aluminum floor pan, gas tank and control arms, […]