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2015 Ford F-150 gets Hennessey’s VelociRaptor treatment

By Viknesh Vijayenthiran Published December 17, 2014 High Gear Media Facebook27 Twitter8 Email Print  (Hennessey Performance) Can’t wait for Ford to launch its own high-performance Raptor version of the latest F-150 pickup truck? Well, perhaps you should give vehicle tuner Hennessey Performance a call. The Texan tuner has come out with one of its popular VelociRaptor packages for the aluminum-bodied F-150, and […]


Six forgotten all-wheel-drive cars

By Matt Lewis Published December 10, 2014 Hagerty Facebook37 Twitter50 Email Print Hagerty Next With winter hitting a fair chunk of the country right now, it seems only right to highlight some of the lesser-known AWD vehicles from our automotive past. Completely by accident, this list starts with fairly attractive vehicles, and it is all downhill from there. 1. Toyota […]

High Performance

2015 Porsche 911 Targa 4S Test Drive

By Gary Gastelu Published December 12, 2014 Facebook43 Twitter69 Email Print ISIS beheads 4 young Christian children in Iraq Never autoplay videos The Porsche 911 Targa is one of the most iconic car models of all time. Launched in 1967 as a safer alternative to convertibles, it persevered for more than two decades, even after the launch of […]


Top five classic performance car steals

Hagerty Next During the holiday season, everyone is looking for a bargain. Here are five of our favorite vintage performance cars, all priced at less than a modestly-equipped Chevy Cruze: 1. 1968-74 AMC Javelin Hagerty The first-generation Mustang fastback is perhaps one of the best-looking pony cars around. The trouble is they’ve gotten super-pricey. Respectable cars […]

New Models

China’s future police car sees all

 ( Well, this must be a ball to drive. A Chinese automaker has developed a unique armored transport for police. The Zijing Qingyuan Armored Spherical Cabin Electric Patrol Vehicle features a dome-shaped passenger cabin fitted with hexagonal windows that offer an all-around, up and down view. reports that the glass and bodywork are resistant to […]