September 18th, 2021 Chris Phillip
You heard it here first. The new Ford F-150 Lightning is a hit. This week, Ford reports it has tallied 150,000 reservations for the all-new, all-electric full-size truck and if demand continues at this pace, Ford could be looking at a quarter-million of them on the road within two years. “We knew the F-150 Lightning was special, but the interest from the public has surpassed our highest expectatio...
September 14th, 2021 Chris Phillip
Leave it to the muscle-car gurus at Dodge to keep the Challenger fresh and vital for 2022. So, what's new for what many consider to be America's ultimate muscle car? The 807-horsepower Dodge Challenger SRT Super Stock returns for 2022 and it is the world’s quickest and most powerful muscle car: • 0-60 miles per hour (mph) acceleration of 3.25 seconds • Quarter-mile elapsed time of 10.5 seconds at...
September 13th, 2021 Chris Phillip
RYNO Classifieds congratulates the Cuda that Could. The 20th anniversary edition of the Dodge HEMI® Challenge saw a new winner crowned at Lucas Oil Raceway as a determined Steve Comella drove his 1968 Plymouth Barracuda from a runner-up finish in last year’s event to earn his first victory at longest running, continuous, specialty race in National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) history. Highlights of...
September 9th, 2021 Chris Phillip
RYNO is on the road this weekend and you can spot the RYNO van on its way up to Memphis today for the 34th Annual Memphis Chevy Show, September 10-12, 2021, in Memphis, Tennessee. RYNO will showing off the Dream Giveaway grand-prize GMC Sierra 3500 HD Denali with swag and special offers for everybody who visits the RYNO booth.
September 7th, 2021 Chris Phillip
I can just hear my dear old dad now! "Just because your friends duct taped themselves to a Camaro and went 112 mph, doesn't mean that you have to." ... which brings us to a Russian influencer who did exactly that for the sake of publicity and it looks like he earned some. "A Russian influencer named Danil Myasnikov gained some notoriety online this week after he filmed himself hitting 112 mph in a...
September 6th, 2021 Chris Phillip
Production for the 2021 Corvette is officially over. How many Corvettes do you guess they made in 2021? Without looking at the number, my guess is 15,540. Let's see how close I am. Be sure to make your guess right now. Before I give you the answer, here's some 2021 Corvette production facts to share. This year, 6,000 more units were produced compared to the 2020 model year. Horsepower was the same...
September 2nd, 2021 Chris Phillip
The manual transmission isn't dead, at least, that's the indication, based upon a recent report on the new Ford Bronco. "Roughly 25 percent of 2021 Ford Bronco owners have chosen the seven-speed manual transmission, Bronco Brand Chief, Mark Grueber, told Ford Authority Executive Editor, Alex Luft, in a recent interview. That’s particularly strong, especially given the fact that the manual is only...
September 1st, 2021 Chris Phillip
Our friends at Harding Performance are pleased to announce an Active Fuel Management delete option for C7 and C8 Corvettes. Designed to overcome the AFM that disables four of the eight cylinders for better fuel economy in Chevy Corvette, Camaro and CTS-V V-8 engines, the Harding Performance AFM delete valley cover allows you to delete Active Fuel Management without having to tap or pound plugs int...
August 30th, 2021 Chris Phillip
With all that tech you see Tom Cruise waving about in the Mission Impossible films, you'd think his security team would save a little to keep Mr. Top Gun's BMW a little safer. Today's news comes from Birmingham, England, where Tom was filming the latest segment in the MI franchise. While parked outside his hotel in an unsecured lot, his X7, a 3.0-Liter Twin Turbo Crossover rated at a zoomy 523 hor...
August 26th, 2021 Chris Phillip
Are you a grass-roots racer? Send us a note and you could be featured on RYNO. Write to email@example.com and tell me about your team, race machine and accomplishments. This week, we turn the spotlight on Eric Morrison, a funny car racer from Tampa Bay, Florida. When Eric Morrison of Tampa, Florida, saw nostalgia funny cars showing up at at a local track, he caught the funny car bug and star...