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A Stock Drag Race Between Two Unlikely Muscle Cars Ends With David Beating Goliath

A Stock Drag Race Between Two Unlikely Muscle Cars Ends With David Beating Goliath

This classic muscle drag race between a 1965 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu SS and a 1967 Dodge Coronet R/T Convertible proves even the base muscle cars were fast enough

Classic car drag races never get old as we are always curious to see how different versions of 1960s and 1970s muscle cars perform on the drag strip 50 years after their production. This Cars and Zebras drag race is between two unlikely cars. We say that because both the 1967 Dodge Coronet and 1965 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu SS are relatively base versions so, naturally, we were curious how they would perform over a quarter-mile.

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An Old-School Chevelle Wipes The Floor With A Jeep SRT For Supremacy

An Old-School Chevelle Wipes The Floor With A Jeep SRT For Supremacy

It’s not often that you see an old-school muscle car take on a performance SUV

Old-school vs Modern muscle car face-offs are not that uncommon and people really dig them. But, when was the last time you saw a 60s brute take on a proper performance SUV. Well, this duel between a classic Chevelle and a modern-day performance family hauler is sure worth your time.

As ever, this video by the Wheels Channel on YouTube didn’t have the exact numbers so I’m going to run with the baseline specs to give you some context.

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Old-School Pure Stock Drag Race: '69 Vette L88 Unleashes Its Fury Against The '68 Super Bee

Old-School Pure Stock Drag Race: ’69 Vette L88 Unleashes Its Fury Against The ’68 Super Bee

While the numbers seem to be stacked in the Vette’s favor, the real-world results are not what you’d expect

Pure Stock drag races are fun. As the name suggests you have some pretty tight rules in order to qualify for this class. But I’m sure that it’s the most honest way to find out about the out-of-the-box performance of these old-school muscle cars. This duel between a 69 Vette and the 68 Coronet Super Bee sure does seem to fit the bill rather well. Let’s look at the baseline figures of both these cars.

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Stock Drag Wars: Barn-Find '68 Chevelle SS 396 Picks On A Streetable '70s GTO 455

Stock Drag Wars: Barn-Find ’68 Chevelle SS 396 Picks On A Streetable ’70s GTO 455

Witness the out-of-the-box performance that you got from muscle cars nearly five decades ago

It’s not every day that you get to see old muscle cars in their purest form go head to head, do we? But, here we are. This particular duel saw a 1970 Pontiac GTO take on a 1968 Chevelle SS 396 at the annual Pure Stock Muscle Car Drag Race or PSMCDR, held in September at the Mid-Michigan Motorplex.

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Chevrolets Go To War: The Camaro ZL1 Takes On The Z06 Vette

Chevrolets Go To War: The Camaro ZL1 Takes On The Z06 Vette

Both the cars have the same LT4 heart, but can this Camaro with drag radials match the pace of the Vette? Let’s find out

In a recent video by Wheels, we saw two top-of-the-line Chevy performance cars go head-to-head. Both cars offer a lot of poke under the hood straight out of the box. Throw in a few performance mods and you sure can turn up the heat, even more as you’ll witness in the video.

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This Vs Plaid: A 1,500-HP Chevrolet Silverado Attempts To Rain On The Tesla Model S Plaid's Parade

This Vs Plaid: A 1,500-HP Chevrolet Silverado Attempts To Rain On The Tesla Model S Plaid’s Parade

A barely street-legal Chevy Silverado takes on the mighty Tesla Model S Plaid; extreme gapping follows

Hoonigan’s “This vs Plaid” series continues to search for the Tesla Model S Plaid’s limits. This time, they pit the high-performance EV against a highly-modified Chevrolet Silverado that’s barely street-legal. The same Tesla already lost to a 1,700 horsepower Audi R8, but now, a 1,500 horsepower Chevy Silverado wants to have a go at it. Will LS power prevail?

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Watch As The Grandfather Of Muscle Cars Takes On a 1969 Chevy Chevelle Super Sport In a Classic Drag Race

Watch As The Grandfather Of Muscle Cars Takes On a 1969 Chevy Chevelle Super Sport In a Classic Drag Race

A 1967 Pontiac GTO 400 H.O. holds its own against a 1969 Chevy Chevelle SS in these three epic classic drag races with relatively close results

Few things are as American as a quarter-mile drag race between two classic muscle cars. The YouTube channel Cars and Zebras is providing us, on a regular basis, with some of the most exciting muscle car drag races, most of which are between classic V-8 beasts from the 1960s and early-1970s. This time, we have the pleasure of seeing a 1967 Pontiac GTO versus a 1969 Chevrolet Chevelle SS. Place your bets.

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Watch This 10-second Trackhawk Blow Muscle Cars To Dust

Watch This 10-second Trackhawk Blow Muscle Cars To Dust

A Camaro ZL1 and Challenger Hellcat made the mistake of taking this family hauler for granted

More SUVs are now hitting the track than ever before, and I’m not surprised. They are, after all, the most popular body style, currently on the market. But, these aren’t just any SUVs, they’re the high-performance kind.

In a recent video by the Drag Racing and Car Stuff Channel, you can watch a Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk, take on some pretty serious muscle cars. Now, as before, I don’t have the exact numbers folks, so I’m gonna run with the baseline figures here.

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An Old-School Drag Race Between a 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 454 And a Buick GS 455 Stage 1 Is As Epic As It Gets

An Old-School Drag Race Between a 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 454 And a Buick GS 455 Stage 1 Is As Epic As It Gets

This all-American V-8 drag battle between two 1970 muscle cars will make you go on Craigslist

We all love muscle cars, especially when they are racing each other on the drag strip. YouTube channel Cars And Zebras, obviously, shares our love for the V-8 beasts of old, which is why we managed to get this epic video of a 1970 Chevy Chevelle SS 454 racing a 1970 Buick GS 455 Stage 1. Towards the end of the Muscle car era, these two were among the fastest muscle cars you could buy.

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The Last Thing You Want To Do Is Mess With This Sleeper GMC Yukon

The Last Thing You Want To Do Is Mess With This Sleeper GMC Yukon

Watch this old rig smoke some serious performance machines at the drag strip

The GMC Yukon is probably not the first vehicle that you think of when you want to go racing at the drag strip. The owner of this second-gen Yukon, though, had other ideas.

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Drag Race: C8 Corvette vs Mustang Mach-E GT Performance

Drag Race: C8 Corvette vs Mustang Mach-E GT Performance

These two are almost evenly matched for horsepower, but while the all-electric crossover has more torque, the V-8 sportscar is considerably lighter

Edmunds has been staging some pretty cool drag races at Willow Springs off late. They recently pit the Mustang Mach-E Performance against the Tesla Model Y and the Shelby GT500. In yet another Gas vs Electric showdown, the Mach-E takes on a proper mid-engined supercar in the form of the C8 Chevy Corvette.

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TopSpeed's Most Popular American Sports | Pony Cars Of 2021

TopSpeed’s Most Popular American Sports | Pony Cars Of 2021

Our list is made up of classics, high-performance drag-racers, and auction cars, that you enjoyed reading about the most this year

Despite 2021 being a fairly challenging year for the entire auto industry as a whole, we still managed to see some fairly phenomenal cars throughout the year. The muscle car scene was no different. Our numbers tell us that these were some of the cars that you, i.e our readers enjoyed reading the most in 2021.

Here’s a quick recap of these special cars which include classics, auction cars, high-performance drag racers, cars with engine swaps, and being 2021, an EV also made it to our list. So in no particular order, here they are.

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2000 Horsepower Christmas Tree Drag Racing With The Green Mamba

2000 Horsepower Christmas Tree Drag Racing With The Green Mamba

Rick Prospero’s Big Block Twin-turbo RX7 dominates at the 2nd Annual Christmas tree Drag Race Championship in Bradenton Motorsports Park

In one of Drag Racing and Car Stuff YouTube channel’s most recent videos, you’ll get to see a bunch of drag racers hit the track to take part in the 2n Annual Christmas tree Drag Race Championship at Bradenton Motorsports Park, down in Florida. Most, if not all the cars that took part that night were carrying a lit Christmas tree on the roof.

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Drag Race: Tesla Model Y vs Sheriff's Explorer

Drag Race: Tesla Model Y vs Sheriff’s Explorer

The County Sheriff is back with the Ford Explorer, this time taking on the humble Tesla Model Y

Now the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Ford Explorer is no stranger to the drag strip. We previously saw it take on the likes of the mighty Nissan GT-R, a Shelby Mustang GT500,, and a quad bike. This time around, it goes up against a far more humble runabout in the form of your every day Tesla Model Y.

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Model S Plaid vs C8 Corvette with Z51 Package

Model S Plaid vs C8 Corvette with Z51 Package

Now if this was even a fair battle is debatable. However, there is a twist in the mix. Read on to find out what it is

Accler8, recently pitted a Tesla Model S Plaid against a C8 Corvette. Yes, yes, the Plaid has been mega at the drag strip ever since it went on sale earlier this year. So, with less than 500 horses in the C8 to 1000 in the Plaid, was this even fair? Well, there’s a twist to this one. Let’s see how this pans out.

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Ken Block's Teenage Daughter Takes On A 4000 Horsepower NHRA C6 Vette

Ken Block’s Teenage Daughter Takes On A 4000 Horsepower NHRA C6 Vette

Lia Block drags the iconic Hoonicorn against a purpose built race car driven by Alex Laughlin

The Hoonicorn is back on popular demand, for Season two of Hoonicorn vs the World. Apparently, the cars that featured in season one weren’t fast enough and so, to turn it up a notch, the Hoonigan Channel will soon be pitting Ken Blocks Mustang against some outrageously powerful cars, which according to the guys are some of the fastest on YouTube.

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Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500

Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500

Here’s how these un-modified American thoroughbreds fare at the drag strip

1000 horsepower fire-breathing monsters are a common sight at almost any drag strip these days, but I’m sure most people would like to know how some sports cars perform out of the box.

Well in their latest video, Wheels shows a bone stock C7 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 taking on a Shelby Mustang GT350 and Shelby Mustang GT500. Let’s see which one comes out on top. The showdown took place at the Mission Raceway Park up in BC, Canada.

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