Ford’s Great Aluminum F-150 Gamble, In Detail

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The new 2015 Ford F-150 is a truck that is as groundbreaking as it is polarizing, and for one central reason: aluminum. The choice of the lighter material has already earned it plenty of praise, and the expected heaps of skepticism. Continue Reading »

Everyone Needs a Dodge Challenger Hellcat Ringtone [Audio]

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Dodge is milking every opportunity they can from the 707 horsepower Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat. And can you blame them? It is, after all, the most powerful muscle car ever to come from a factory.

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Custom Built Toyota Corolla Has A Big V8 and No Style [Video]

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What do you get when you mix a 1975 Toyota Corolla, with a Lexus V8, and SC400 suspension components? You get a car that has absolutely no style. Seriously, that’s what Mark Still calls his custom creation, the “No Style” Corolla, although, we’d have to argue that one.

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Iggy Azalea to Appear in Fast and Furious 7

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Australia’s latest rap sensation might be ‘fancy’, but apparently she’s not prim enough to decline a role in Fast & Furious 7. You heard right. Amethyst Amelia Kelly, better known as Iggy Azalea, will have a minor role in the upcoming street-racing flick, according to Vin Diesel. Continue Reading »

The Build Team Responsible for the Viper Defender TV Car: Interview

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In 1994, Chrysler pulled out one of the biggest marketing stunts to date — a TV show. It wasn’t just any TV show though, it was called Viper, and at the helm of it all was one very special car; the Viper Defender. Viper ran a total of four seasons from 1994-1999, and it cemented its place in history as a cult classic for gearheads.

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Bugatti Veyron SS Hits 246.4 MPH on Open Road in Idaho [Video]

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The Bugatti Veyron is a fast car, obviously. It hit 267 mph once and cemented itself in history as one of the fastest street-legal things on four wheels. So what are you to do when you have an open road, and over a million dollars worth of car at your fingertips? Looks like it’s time for a speed test.

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Matt Guthmiller Becomes Youngest Pilot to Fly Around the World Solo

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What did you do when you were 19? Other than sit around and eat pizza. We can guarantee you didn’t set the current record for the youngest person to fly around the world solo. Why? Because 19-year-old Matt Guthmiller has that one covered. Continue Reading »

Will the Jaguar XE be a Lighter, Better 3 Series?

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We’ll start out by saying this – we love BMWs 3 Series sedan. The 3-Series offers the perfect balance between luxury and performance. But if the recent hoopla surrounding the Jaguar XE is correct, the baby Jag might just be a bit more…um…perfect. Continue Reading »

2015 Dodge Viper Gets Minor Power Increase, Other Updates

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Dodge has gone mad with power. No, they have not taken political office and begun to abuse bureaucratic powers. They have just gone nuts with the ability to crank power power out of their vehicles than ever before. Continue Reading »

Tumbleweed Will Build Your Ultimate Mobile Cabin

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So you say you wan’t to live in a quaint little house that would make the cast of Portlandia passive aggressive with jealousy? But you also want that Seattle-loathing smug Portland lifestyle on the move? The Tumbleweed Tiny House Company has the answer to your desire for a minute mobile cabin of epic quaintness.  Continue Reading »

CONTRIBUTORS

  • George Kennedy

    As BoldRide’s Managing Editor, George Kennedy helps bring forth his voice and perspective of the automotive landscape. Before joining the BR team, George has been a senior writer at WheelsTV, a feature writer for Hemmings Classic Wheels and an associate editor at Autoblog.com. He is also a featured contributor for the Boston Globe.

  • Jeff Perez

    Miami born BoldRide Content Director, Jeff began writing and attending auto shows while still in high school. As much as he loves the run-of-the-mill Italian supercar, his dream would be to compete in a bare-knuckle rally stage behind the wheel of a Lancia Stratos. If the classic Lancia ever does make it's way back into production he will be giving up his soul to own one.

  • Michael Prichinello

    Michael co-owns the Manhattan Classic Car Club. His idea of a dream vacation is flying somewhere to drive for a few thousand miles and, accordingly, he's racked up close to 500,000 miles driven in his lifetime. That includes five trips to the Nurburgring, and countless other races. While he's piloted more than 400 different types of cars, his first was a 1991 Trans Am.

  • Bill Wilson

    Bill was born with grease under his fingernails and a socket wrench in his hand. Okay, maybe that’s a slight exaggeration. But he has nurtured a passion for both writing and for all things automotive during most of his 46 years on the planet. He lives with his wife and a motley crew of dogs, cats, and other furry creatures near Asheville, NC. In his spare time he can usually be found at car shows.