Giddy Up: Top 10 Horse-Themed Cars

February 8, 2016 0

From ancient times until the 20th century, horses were the fastest form of personal transportation on earth. If you had to get somewhere in a hurry, chances were you’d be riding one of these beasts.
Given their speed, stamina and physical majesty, it’s only logical that early automobiles didn’t … read more

Dodge Dart Vs. Volkswagen Jetta: Compare Cars

January 31, 2016 0

Both the Volkswagen Jetta and Dodge Dart are both compact four-door sedans that have been around for a few years. The current Jetta dates back to 2011, while the Dart was launched for 2013. Both are remarkably spacious inside for the segment, but neither competes in the mainstream occupied by the Honda … read more

Amid sales decline, Dodge boss sees a plan coming together

August 22, 2015 0

With Dodge sales off 16 percent this year in a rising overall market, you might think brand head Tim Kuniskis would be worried. Yet standing in a parking lot with 10,000 fellow gearheads this month, Kuniskis could look around and see a strategy for the brand that is coming together nicely. Fire-belching … read more

What I Learned at Performance Driving School

August 13, 2015 0

“Just ease on the brakes,” my driving instructor says while slowly clenching his fist, demonstrating the desired technique.
Unfortunately, that level of finesse is easier said than put into practice; the Dodge Charger Hellcat I’m piloting is equipped with massive Brembo binders that have more … read more

7 Fast Cars That Got Slower When They Were Redesigned

July 20, 2015 0

When a car company redesigns its offerings, it usually tries to add improvements: More passenger space, more cargo capacity, more luxury amenities. Customers want those things, but they tend to add weight and complexity, the dual enemies of performance. Sometimes, the automakers are successful, rolling … read more