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10 Obscure V12 Engines With Sounds That’ll Rock Your Chair (Video)

There aren't that many engine configurations overall when we come to think of it, but nevertheless, V12 is arguably the most balanced engine of them all. Its 12 cylinders are lined up in two banks of 6 cylinders each, which gives it the perfect primary and secondary balance. Only differences between the engines are the V…

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20 of the Most Awkward and Ugliest Concept Cars of the Past 20 Years

While production cars are often restricted by altogether acknowledged standards of manufacturing, concept cars are usually exactly the opposite. Often not bound for production at all, concept cars represent the perfect opportunity for both the manufacturers and designers to showcase their creative (usually wacky) side. Some of them end up being certain vanguards of styling…

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Ford Bronco and Ranger Confirmed For 2019 and 2020 US Releases

There have been rumors about these two models coming back to US markets and now there's confirmation. The Bronco is coming back to the mid size SUV market while the Ranger fills the same slot for pickups. With both of these segments on the rise, the timing couldn't be more perfect for Ford. Production Schedule…

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Jimco’s Trophy Truck Inspired By The Ford Raptor

Tearing up off road courses and blazing new trails requires a truck that can take a beating. In places like the desert, it takes a special kind of trophy truck to make it without burning out in the hot sun. Jimco Racing's latest design is inspired by the core of the Ford Raptor to destroy…

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Volvo XC60 6×6 and XC70 D5 Pickup Trucks Are Real

Volvo XC60 is easily one of the most popular SUVs in the world. It has been the best-selling Volvo for years now. Thus, having some of them modded to the extremes is not exactly a surprise. These are the Volvo XC60 and the XC70 transformed into 6x6 pickup machines. While you may think that these…

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10 of the Best Rebadged Cars Ever Produced

Rebadging, badge engineering, cloning, joint venturing, captive imports, platform sharing... Call it whatever you like, but car manufacturers have been borrowing from each other for quite some time now. Whether it's just badge swapping or something more substantial, rebadged cars have had a great impact on car markets over the years. Badge engineering likely first…

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Tesla Model S P100D Drag Races A Nitrous Pickup In An Epic Future vs Past Fight

Tesla Model S P85D, P90D and, recently P100D proved to the automotive world that we aren’t going to run out of exciting cars when everyone starts to drive on electrons. These machines with all-wheel drive, an insane amount of torque and engines no one can hear spin put the world of sportscars and supercars into…

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Miami Vice 1986 Ferrari Testarossa For Sale

It is for sale. Again. Miami Vice 1986 Ferrari Testarossa has been having some serious issues with finding an owner. After it was stored back in 1990 (a year after Miami Vice concluded), the famed white Testarossa appeared in 2014 on eBay with an asking price of $1.75 million. No one bought the car. Then…

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Completely Custom 1960 Buick LeSabre Restoration

All too often we see restoration and customization jobs abandoned before they're finished. In the case of Melanie Orr' 1960 Buick LeSabre, there were many stumbling blocks trying to break her resolve. It all started when she was on the hunt for a project car of her own in 2004. The car itself came from…

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V10 Viper Engine Swapped Dodge Dakota Selling For Only $23,000

My only vehicle is a four seat sports car but sometimes I need a truck to get things done. I've seen it go there other way where friends with big vehicles feel like having the sports car experience. This Dodge Dakota with a V10 Viper engine swapped in would be the perfect solution to both…

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Is Cervini’s Side Exhaust for 2015-2017 Mustang GT Too Expensive?

As the most popular sports car in the world, Ford Mustang GT won in a game everyone thought it’ll lose. This is why all the major tuners involve themselves into an interesting world of Mustang customization, crafting ever so more advanced and more radical features to install on the famed muscle car. The latest newcomer…

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Mismatched Drag Race Of The Day: 2400HP Volvo truck vs Touring Car (Video)

We're used to seemingly mismatched drag races at this point but this Volvo showdown is new. This isn't as simple as just pitting a Model S in ludicrous mode against a muscle car. Instead, we have a Pro Touring car taking on a monstrous build up on a smaller cab over hauler truck. In the…

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Could GM’s Plans To Idle US Production Affect Their Plants In Mexico Too?

This has been an odd year in the North American vehicle sales and production market from start to finish. Sales are flagging across the board for sedans and hatchbacks as well as coupes. Meanwhile, SUV and pickup trucks are seeing a nearly unprecedented boom. Now it looks like GM is following Ford's lead by setting…

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1000 Horsepower C7 Corvette Sets World Record With Stock Internals (Video)

Setting a new world speed record in any production based vehicle is no average challenge to tackle. This C7 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is now the world's fastest with a stock engine and manual transmission. That means that, while it boasts huge horsepower, it still has the base 6.2L powerplant that the factory made. World Record…

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Bentley’s Top 9 Explosive Luxury Performance Cars of All Time!

Bentley. If you don't own one, if you just see them when they slide by you on the highway or glisten in a parking lot then you might think they are simply upscale luxury cars. And you'd be right. These things ooze leather; hand rubbed wood, hand sewn upholstery, power everything, amazing sound systems and…

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Keeping it Simple with a Slammed C10 Pickup

Lowered trucks have always had a certain appeal to me that is hard to place my finger on. Something about how simple vintage pickups are, combined with how well they retain their functionality even when heavily customized. A truck is basically an engine, a cab and a bed. As long as those basic traits remain,…

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F CANCR: A 700 Horsepower Liberty Walk GT-R With a Message

If you were diagnosed with incurable cancer and given just 3-4 years to live, what would you do with the time you had left? Since you’re reading this on GearHeads, it’s safe to assume that a decent chunk of your final years would be spent seeking phenomenal cars to drive. Maybe you would even buy…

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Twin-Turbo V6 Golf R Shows what 745 Horsepower Can Do

It’s rare that I feel truly conflicted about a car. I am usually one to immediately know whether or not I like the car I am looking at. But with this particular Golf R (and corresponding performance package) I don’t know how to feel. On one hand, the engineering is extremely impressive and the end…

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Bugatti Veyron Super Sport #300 Going To Auction For At Least $2.3 Million

There's something special to collectors  in having a low numbered vehicle from a limited production run. The same is true for having one of the final models in a production run. In this case, we have the last Bugatti Veyron Super Sport produced before the Grand Sport Vitesse began its run. Rarity The Veyron was…

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Questionable $7800 Forged Dragon Wheels Being Sold By Rimsbook

At the risk of sounding a little judgmental, I'm not above spending money on wheels. For example, my Christmas present to myself was a set of RAYS Volk TE37. However, when it comes to meticulously detailed, over the top forged dragon rims, I draw the line. Rimsbook CEO, Richard Lv, has shown off some gaudy…

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Jeep Saying Goodbye To The JK With Six Special Editions in 2017

Typically, the end of a line for a production model means that there will be a big cash incentive sale. For Jeep, it seems like they send off their end of the line models with special editions. In the case of the outgoing JK, we have six of these very limited runs coming up for…

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