Vehicle Test Drives http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/66021/more en Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Heck of a Car http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/dodge-challenger-srt-hellcat-heck-car <div class="field-deck"> <font color="#800517">Vehicle Test Drive </font> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The car breaks the 700-hp barrier but isn’t like a wild animal that turns on you.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/dodge-challenger-srt-hellcat-heck-car" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/dodge-challenger-srt-hellcat-heck-car#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicle Test Drives North America U.S. Dodge SRT Vehicle Test Drives Tue, 22 Jul 2014 04:32:00 +0000 1064221 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Hellcat burns out.</strong></p> '15 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/15-dodge-challenger-srt-hellcat <div class="node-body gallery-body">The car from Chrysler's Street and Racing Technolgy team is the most powerful non-exotic ever. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/15-dodge-challenger-srt-hellcat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/15-dodge-challenger-srt-hellcat#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicle Test Drives North America U.S. Dodge SRT Vehicle Test Drives Tue, 22 Jul 2014 04:31:00 +0000 1064241 at http://wardsauto.com Porsche Sure to Score With Macan http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/porsche-sure-score-macan <div class="field-deck"> <font color="#800517">Vehicle Test Drive </font> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If the Cayenne proved to be an easy layup for German engineers who knew nothing about SUVs, then the Macan is Air Jordan soaring through the lane, tongue wagging, ball raised like a lethal tomahawk about to find its target.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/porsche-sure-score-macan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/porsche-sure-score-macan#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicle Test Drives North America North America - Regional U.S. Germany Audi Porsche Volkswagen Dual Clutch (DCT) Exterior Fuel Economy Gasoline Product Development Seats Suspension Turbocharger Vehicle Interiors Vehicle Test Drives Angeles Crest Highway Audi Q5 BMW luxury CUV Mercedes PDK Porsche Macan S Porsche Macan Turbo Porsche Torque Vectoring PTV Plus VarioCam Plus Ward's 10 Best Engines Tue, 15 Jul 2014 11:12:00 +0000 1057941 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Porsche has sold 2,026 Macans since deliveries started May 17. </strong></p> '15 Porsche Macan http://wardsauto.com/vehicle-test-drives/15-porsche-macan <div class="node-body gallery-body">Derived from the capable Audi Q5, the Macan proves Porsche’s absorption into the VW Group in 2012 hasn’t been all bad. 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