Archives for September 30th, 2013

Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 has a bit of a dyno issue

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We're of the mind that each and every dyno should come with Murphy's Law painted in big, visible letters down the side. For every ten successful dyno runs out there, it seems there's one where events go horribly wrong. Take, for example, the video below. The clip shows what happens when a Ford Shelby GT500 and a mobile dyno have a bit of a disagreement at the Performance Expo 24 in Sherbrooke, Quebec. We won't ...

Ford to Develop New Lincoln Models

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It’s no secret that Lincoln is in trouble, and parent company Ford is looking to revive the brand with new products. Although it hasn’t given specifics, during a recent presentation to investors, the automaker hinted that it might build a premium small car or crossover, as those segments are expected to grow exponentially by 2015. Matt VanDyke, the individual in charge of Lincoln’s ...

Honda Accord is April’s Top-Selling Midsize Sedan

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Honda sold 33,538 Accords last month, putting it in first place in the midsize car segment. And for the second month in a row, the Toyota Camry has been relegated to the number-two spot, with 31,710 units sold. The Ford Fusion (26,722 copies sold) stays put in third place. The Nissan Altima finished the month with 21,991 units sold, putting it in fourth place — a sharp drop from its first-place ranking during March when more ...