Category: muscle cars

  • 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon – Down the Quarter Mile

    On the invite of the Dodge SRT team I had the privilege of piloting the 840-horsepower 2018 Challenger SRT Demon down a drag strip quarter mile. Along with other select automotive writers from across the U.S. we made solo passes trying our hand to hook-up, get a good launch and a quick ET using all […]

  • 2017 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat – Driven

    707-horsepower is a bit much. However, the 2017 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat can be tame enough for daily street drives. On the weekend you can head to your favorite motorsports club and wring it out. And now there’s a Demon loose with up to 840-horsepower. Read a bit more right here with one click. @!ChicagoCarGuy

  • Collectors’ Car Garage – Chicago Winter Storage Special

    Collectors’ Car Garage – Chicago is featuring a Winter Storage Special, which will provide a six-month discounted storage rate in their 300 car, climate controlled facility. Bennett Logan, General Manager says, “The CCG Building is a blend of a museum and a hospital operating room with 24/7 security.” It is located on Chicago’s north side […]

  • Dodge Charger Hellcat – Extreme Family Transportation

    Why not have a 707HP, 5-passenger, 4-door family sedan parked in your driveway? This Hellcat can just as well be a pussycat. It’s all up to you and the potential for either is all there. Dodge’s Charger SRT Hellcat is the quickest, fastest and most powerful sedan in the world. It’ll haul groceries just as […]

  • 2016 Ford Mustang GT – 435HP moving you fast.

    Its base price is $36,300. Add some goodies and this yellow cruiser hit $43,765. Actually that’s a pretty good deal for all the performance the 2016 Mustang GT delivers. Whether it be your daily commute, a weekend road trip or a cross-country vacation, the Mustang delivers lots of fun and freedom. I had some fun […]

  • Chrome & Coffee at Iron Gate Motor Condos

    Iron Gate Motor Condos continued its monthly Chrome & Coffee Open House on Saturday, September 10, 2016. Featuring Antique Marques of all makes and models, the monthly Chrome & Coffee event attracts car collectors and auto enthusiasts alike who come together to learn, share information and network until noon during this monthly program. Coffee and […]

  • Chicago: Rise & Drive at Collectors’ Car Garage

    The Labor Day weekend first-Sunday Rise & Drive at Collectors’ Car Garage brought a couple of treats. A 1930 Ruxton Model C Sedan and a ’57 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight convertible from the Richard H. Driehaus Collection at Chicago Vintage Motor Carriage made an appearance. The beautiful late-summer morning provided perfect weather for a variety of cars, […]

  • Chrysler 300 Club Spring Show

    On a sunny Saturday in mid-May on the grounds of the Gilmore Museum in Hickory Corners, Michigan, the Chrysler 300 Club International held its Spring 2016 show. Take a look at the array of late ’50s and early ’60s examples from the Chrysler letter-car series. Just click here to take the tour. @1ChicagoCarGuy    

  • Chicago: @RiseandDrive 2016 kickoff

    On a grey Sunday morning Rise & Drive, now in its third year, had its 2016 kickoff at its new location at Collectors’ Car Garage. At this free event you see not only vintage classics, sports cars , muscle cars, exotics and microcars, but also hot rods and custom cars. The May 1 event drew […]

  • A quick tour of the Pontiac-Oakland Automobile Museum in Pontiac, IL

     Just about 100 miles southwest of Chicago along I-55 sits the town of Pontiac, Illinois. I road tripped down to this historic town to visit the Pontiac Oakland Museum. Here’s a quick look at what you may see and learn about these storied GM brands. Just give it a read right here. Also in Pontiac […]