Dusty Glory: Meet the Ford Bronco DR V8 Desert Race Truck

Dusty Glory: Meet the Ford Bronco DR V8 Desert Race Truck

The Ford Bronco is a wonderful machine. It's comfortable and capable and looks pretty damn good too. Do you know what would make it better? More. That's usually our answer for a lot of vehicles but it would be great to find more power and performance from the Bronco. So ...
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Hooniverse Asks: What’s a factory race car you wish you could buy?

I'm not talking about a homologation special here. I want to know about actual factory-backed race cars that you wish you could purchase. This leads me to assume some of you will go with some iteration of the Corvette, as it has been produced in a number of amazing racing ...
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1975 dodge d100 for sale

This Dodge D100 is a perfect Craigslist Pick-Me-Up

Everyone needs to own a pickup truck at least once in their life. And here's a pretty excellent example of one. This is a 1975 Dodge D100 Adventurer. That means it was an ever-so-slightly fancier trim compared to the base truck, yet not as sporty as some of the awesome ...
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Formula Supra: The Judd V10 is alive and running!

Formula Supra: The Judd V10 is alive and running!

We've been following this build for a while now because it's pretty damn excellent. Here's a brief recap though... Formula Drift driver Ryan Tuerck is building out a mega Toyota Supra. The body has a ton of carbon fiber. The interior is full race spec. And the fabrication work on ...
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Hooniverse Asks: Do you have a good local car show?

There are a handful of good weekend car shows near me. The first Sunday of each month sees a show called Sunday Steele playout. It's a small but growing gathering of machinery with a slight bent towards more European offerings. You have the standard mega Cars and Coffee show in ...
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The News for October 29th, 2021

The News for October 29th, 2021

Welcome to the Hooniverse News! As always, this is a weekly recap of the biggest stories in the automotive industry without the fluff or bull. This week: Mercedes brings back the SL with a sportier purpose, the new Range Rover is here and ready for electrification, some other coverage from the week, ...
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New Shirt! This one is pretty well known...

New Shirt! This one is pretty well known…

BlipShift has its autumn sale going on right now, and they are selling far more than just t-shirts these days. You can get some neon wall art, watch bands, socks, and even a pair of coveralls. But we're sticking with the shirts at the moment because we've got a new ...
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Hooniverse Podcast: Episode 304 - Wheel Talk!

Hooniverse Podcast: Episode 304 – Wheel Talk!

On this episode of the Hooniverse Podcast, hosts Jeff Glucker and Ron Baugh talk about the new Toyota Tundra, examine sales on Bring-A-Trailer one good and one bad, and then dive into some WHEEL TALK! If you’d prefer the audio-only version, head to https://anchor.fm/hooniverse or check us out wherever you ...
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Grand Cherokee configurator

Build your own 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee

The configurator for the all new 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee is up now. This is the shorter, two-row version of the Grand Cherokee L, which has been available for some time. I've seen many of the L models around the New England area but have yet to drive one. In ...
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Watch Vaughn Gittin Jr. shred a Mach-E around the Faroe Islands

Watch Vaughn Gittin Jr. shred a Mach-E around the Faroe Islands

There's a new hoon behind the wheel at Ford. Ken Block is off to do Audi stuff, leaving Vaughn Gittin Jr. to slide Ford stuff around. This time, it's the Mustang Mach-E 1400, and the location is the Faroe Islands. Here, check it out, I'll wait. Definitely different, right? In ...
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Hooniverse Asks: Do you car doodle?

Hooniverse Asks: Do you car doodle?

Sitting in a working meeting I had two dangerous weapons at my disposal - a pen and paper. I was listening and participating but my hands, when not scribbling notes, were free. That freedom let me to drawing. I came up with what looks like a Jeep CJ. I don't ...
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2023 z06

The 2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is a 670-hp insane-o machine

This is the all-new 2023 Corvette Z06. It's a monster, and it's got a fascinating engine set behind the passenger compartment. There's no electrification. You won't find turbochargers. A screaming supercharger has no place here. Instead, Chevy is taking the Z06 back to place its most ardent fans had hoped ...
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diecast 24 hours of lemons

Johnny Lightning is making Diecast LeMons Racers

Having your own vehicle turned into a diecast or scale version sounds pretty amazing. Take Riley Stair's insane Firebird that recently became a treasured Hot Wheels collectible. Now another set of "legendary" machines are set to become immortalized in a small scale. Somehow, the boffins at the 24 Hours of ...
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TRX-392-Wrangler-Bronco-Raptor--Off-The-Road-Again-Episode-93

TRX, 392 Wrangler, Raptor, Bronco, BRZ & More – Off The Road Again: Episode 93

Welcome back to the Off the Road Again podcast! We’ve missed you. The focus is on the off-road adventure but we also dabble in all things SUV, truck, and van, maybe even some rally cars. Ross & Chris welcome Robby DeGraff back to the show. Robby and Chris attended the Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA) fall rally at Road ...
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Porsche Taycan Turbo S with mountain bike on the roof

We have enough minerals for a century of EVs

I like to look for inspiring or hopeful articles lately. I recently discovered an article about the future of renewable energy sources. TLDR breakdown is that solar, wind, battery storage, and electrolyzers are all on technological learning curves that will make them so cheap that it won't matter how the ...
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ford bronco badlands off-road

2021 Ford Bronco Badlands Review

The 2021 Ford Bronco is one of the most anticipated vehicles of the year, and the good news is that it's pretty much everything you hoped it would be! It's excellent off-road, good on-road, has great engine choices, and it looks fantastic as well. We snagged a 2021 Bronco Badlands ...
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