With all due respect to those who take their Trail-Rated Jeep Patriot models off-road, the all-new Renegade Trailhawk is an exciting proposition because it brings the cost of a warranty-backed off-roader down significantly, while also delivering a degree of trail-rated performance that should easily fulfill the needs of the average enthusiast.
Ford Shelby GT350R sets blistering 'Ring pace
According to Evo, the new Ford Shelby GT350R Mustang has lapped the Green Hell in a blitzkrieg 7:32.19. Not only is it the fastest muscle car ever to hit the famed track in Germany, it's more than five seconds faster than the Z/28, incrementally quicker than the Ferrari 458 Italia and in league with lap times posted by the Nissan GT-R. Impressive stuff, if this reported time is indeed accurate.
Will the 2017 Ford Raptor have 450 hp?
According to a live television interview by Ford's product development chief Raj Nair, the next Raptor pickup truck will come to battle with 450 horsepower, which is quite a bit more than the current truck's 411-hp peak. We'd also expect more torque from the turbocharged 3.5-liter EcoBoost engine than the current truck's 6.2-liter V8.