Why Own A Cheap Little Econobox? Low Profit Mont Has Detroit Muscle For…

Detroit Auto Works » 10/06/08 11:00am 10/06/08 11:00am of Seattle is still around, though these days they don't seem to focus so much on classic Detroit musclecars as they did back in the 80s… and where's Low Profit Mont nowadays? Imagine an era, just a couple decades past, when 60s Camaros and Chargers still served as transportation!

Muscle Car Wars Of 1978: Hood Decals Strike Back

It's a Friday, and it's the week before our most patriotic of U.S. holidays. What better time to take a look back at the best of American muscle machinery? Aha, but there's a catch: We're only going to go back 30 years. That's right, 1978. The Malaise era was striking back with a new breed of muscle cars. While not as… » 6/27/08 12:00pm 6/27/08 12:00pm

Attract Stalkers With Your New 1970 Chevelle SS 396!

Sure, it's Maximum El Camino Day, but we mustn't forget that the classic El Caminos of the '64-72 Musclecar Era were Chevelles with truck beds. Here's an ad for the '70 Chevelle SS 396, which wisely doesn't make any references to the 396's LS6 big brother. Hey, maybe the G8amino will have hood pins as a factory option! » 3/17/08 12:45pm 3/17/08 12:45pm

2009 Chevrolet Camaro Fuel Door Location, Rear Light Colors Revealed

These new photos of a disguised 2009 Chevy Camaro reveal for the first time the location of the fuel door in the right rear quarter panel. It had been rumored the gas cap would be upward facing, as on the concept. Also evident in these photos are amber turn signals in the rear fascia. These shots were taken in… » 1/31/08 8:00pm 1/31/08 8:00pm

A Neat, Tough Package: 1968 Ford Torino GT

The mysteries of marketing can be confounding. Take this ad for the '68 Ford Torino GT- here's a car that's clearly designed to win the hearts of sunburned gentlemen in the former CSA who like the feel of a four-speed shift knob in one hand and a cold beer in the other as they roar off to the infield scene at the… » 5/07/07 5:00pm 5/07/07 5:00pm

Yaaaaawn: Which Muscle Cars Are You Bored With?

Preposition-ending headline notwithstanding, this is our question of the day. Seriously, people. Detroit only made so many muscle cars during the 1960s and early 1970s, and they've all been clinging to our consciousness like jobless brothers-in-law for 40 years. Now that anything from the era's become a nostalgia play… » 12/27/06 8:56am 12/27/06 8:56am

The Muscle Car Wars Are On! Chrysler's Vines Fires A Salvo At Chevy PR…


Looks like this Muscle Car "cold war" just turned hot — and just in time for the world's largest single-day classic car cruise. To recap — earlier today at a Chrysler Group press event, the PR peeps from Chevy made a point of letting the Chrysler folks know that they were stepping on the Generals turf by driving… » 8/15/06 5:50pm 8/15/06 5:50pm