Automotive news, photos and videos – December 26th 2020

Fire-Damaged 2001 Dodge Viper GTS Looks Like V10 Heartbreak

2020-12-26 / This crispy marshmallow of a Viper is definitely worth saving, more so because the structural parts and interior haven’t been damaged in the fiery incident

 

Basecamp 2 Caravan Crushes the Notion that Comfort and Luxury Is Expensive
Basecamp 2 Caravan Crushes the Notion that Comfort and Luxury Is Expensive

2020-12-26 / This camper trailer or caravan starts at a little over 25 thousand dollars and includes enough room for a full-sized shower, kitchen, and bedroom.

 

The Perks of Driving an Electric Car in Winter
The Perks of Driving an Electric Car in Winter

2020-12-26 / You’d think operating an electric car should be easier than an ICE-powered one, but that is not always the case, depending on the season

 

2021 Ford Bronco Sport Starting Price Has Increased by $160, Now Costs $26,820
2021 Ford Bronco Sport Starting Price Has Increased by $160, Now Costs $26,820

2020-12-26 / Excluding destination charge, the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport Base and Badlands trim levels now cost $26,820 and $32,820, respectively

 

This $239K 1969 Chevrolet Camaro Hides Something Unexpected Under the Hood
This $239K 1969 Chevrolet Camaro Hides Something Unexpected Under the Hood

2020-12-26 / A 1969 Camaro that has recently received a thorough restomod treatment is now listed for sale; it can be yours for no more, no less than $239,000

 

Nissan 240SX "White Rice" Has 2,600 HP 2JZ Engine, Runs 6s at 226 MPH (364 Km/H)
Nissan 240SX “White Rice” Has 2,600 HP 2JZ Engine, Runs 6s at 226 MPH (364 Km/H)

2020-12-26 / This heavily modified Nissan 240SX has one of the most (if not the most) powerful 2JZ engines producing 2,600 hp with 95 PSI of boost

 

1966 Chevrolet Impala SS Saved from a Barn, Has Been Sleeping for 23 Years
1966 Chevrolet Impala SS Saved from a Barn, Has Been Sleeping for 23 Years

2020-12-26 / Someone is selling their 1966 Chevrolet Impala SS, and according to the listing, the car has been sitting for over two decades

 

White Remains Most Popular Car Color in 2020 Because the World Lacks Imagination
White Remains Most Popular Car Color in 2020 Because the World Lacks Imagination

2020-12-26 / For the tenth year in a row, white is the most popular color for cars worldwide, the 68th Global Automotive Color Popularity Report shows

 

Porsche 992 Turbo S Stock Vs Tuned Drag Race Shows Massive Difference
Porsche 992 Turbo S Stock Vs Tuned Drag Race Shows Massive Difference

2020-12-26 / Watching the modified 911 Turbo S Cabriolet go below 10 seconds has us excited about what similar mods could do for the coupe version

 

1965 Mercedes-Benz W110 Flaunts Turbo E30 BMW M20 Engine Swap, Air Suspension
1965 Mercedes-Benz W110 Flaunts Turbo E30 BMW M20 Engine Swap, Air Suspension

2020-12-26 / One of the most interesting builds you’ll see this week, Tony’s W110 is rocking a BMW engine with a quiet exhaust but a very loud turbo

 

Popular Messaging App Drops CarPlay Support After the Latest Update
Popular Messaging App Drops CarPlay Support After the Latest Update

2020-12-26 / Telegram no longer shows up on CarPlay, and the culprit is most likely the latest update the application received earlier this month

 

2021 Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo Shows More Skin During Cold-Weather Testing
2021 Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo Shows More Skin During Cold-Weather Testing

2020-12-26 / Set to become a much more luxurious alternative to the Tesla Model X, the upcoming Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo is coming along nicely

 

Radyca’s Cybertender Is the Ultimate Explorer Tender, Can Crawl Up Beaches
Radyca’s Cybertender Is the Ultimate Explorer Tender, Can Crawl Up Beaches

2020-12-26 / Radyca answers design challenge to create the perfect 20-meter companion to a 150-meter expedition vessel: tough, with increased autonomy and enough redundancy

 

Hulk Hogan’s Car Collection Now Includes a 2021 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye
Hulk Hogan’s Car Collection Now Includes a 2021 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye

2020-12-26 / After treating himself to a Pitch Black-painted Dodge Demon, Hulk Hogan has added a Pitch Black-painted Charger Redeye to his car collection

 

Breaker, Breaker to the Bandit! Jay Leno Experiences 1979 Firebird Trans Am
Breaker, Breaker to the Bandit! Jay Leno Experiences 1979 Firebird Trans Am

2020-12-26 / Jay Leno showcases and drives the legendary 1979 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am, a car made famous by the Smokey and the Bandit Film

 

Harley-Davidson Milwaukee 8 Is a Thunderbike Street Glide Special
Harley-Davidson Milwaukee 8 Is a Thunderbike Street Glide Special

2020-12-26 / Harley-Davidson Milwaukee 8 is a custom project from German garage Thunderbike; it started life as a 2007 Street Glide made in Milwaukee

 

Christmas Almost Done, Time to Pack All the Gifts Inside the Ford Bronco Sport
Christmas Almost Done, Time to Pack All the Gifts Inside the Ford Bronco Sport

2020-12-26 / “The Bronco of small SUVs” will be available at dealerships month in advance of the 2-Door and 4-Door siblings, so better be up to snuff with the how-to’s

 

Louis Vuitton x Maison Tamboite Bike Is High Fashion on Two Wheels, Gorgeous
Louis Vuitton x Maison Tamboite Bike Is High Fashion on Two Wheels, Gorgeous

2020-12-26 / The LV Bike was introduced in early December, is available at LV stores on a made-to-order basis; four models are being offered

 

Spotted 2021 Ford Bronco Puts On Actual Snow White Fenders and Running Boards
Spotted 2021 Ford Bronco Puts On Actual Snow White Fenders and Running Boards

2020-12-26 / We could say this Rapid Red Big Bend 4-Door Bronco was a perfect fit for Old Santa Claus but we all know Ford is not letting the SUV in the wild just yet

 

1949 Hawker Fury Had 2,800 HP Engine Swap, Is Looking For a New Pilot
1949 Hawker Fury Had 2,800 HP Engine Swap, Is Looking For a New Pilot

2020-12-26 / 1949 Hawker Fury is one of the planes that served in Iraq decades ago; it had an engine swap after a forced landing in the 1980s