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2014 Ford Mustang Supercharged V6 475hp

The Ford Mustang has always been an inexpensive means to performance but usually the V6 Mustang meant you had about 200hp and it was all show and no go. Well today the Mustang V6 is throwing down some very impressive numbers as-is so if we tune it up a bit we have ourselves a sleeper, a very quick sleeper. Now how did we come up with the figure of $25k? First of we have the 2013-2014 Ford Mustang V6 base model with the 6-speed manual starts at $22,200.

The 2015 Ford Bronco

First off the Bronco will be based on the F-150 chassis and will only come in the shared 4WD system of the F-150. In fact it seems that the Bronco will share many parts with the Ford F-150 therefore cutting cost for development. The engine choices for the 2015 Ford Bronco that are being mulled over that certainly caught our attention is the…

2013 Dodge Challenger SRT8 Supercharged

The current Challenger SRT8 boasts a smile inducing 470 hp from its 392 cubic inch Hemi monster. But with superchargers getting slapped on the competition it seems that these Mopars are next in line. We have seen the 6.1 L easily get 600 hp from tuners so it should be no surprise to see 580-600hp from this vehicle making it’s debut in the horsepower shootout.

Diesel Hybrid Vehicles

At the 2012 Geneva Auto Show, Volkswagen introduced their off-road concept vehicle that utilized a diesel-hybrid powertrain. The vehicle had a turbocharged 1.8 L diesel engine mated to an electric assisted motor and together Volkswagen claims up to 131 miles per gallon. They also claim that the 4000 pound vehicle can get from 0 to 60 in 6.5 seconds.