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Pricing Announced for the 1000-HP Mopar 426 Hellephant Supercharged Hemi Crate Engine

On Hemi Day-4/26-Chrysler opens the order books on its most impressive engine, the Hellephant.

Chevrolet Prepares for C8 Corvette Production by Adding Workers at Bowling Green Factory

GM is adding more than 400 jobs and a second shift in preparation for the next-gen Corvette.

Ousted Nissan Chief Carlos Ghosn Released on Bail as Legal Drama Continues

The former chairman at Nissan, Renault, and Mitsubishi is out on bail in Japan, two weeks after posting an angry video statement claiming a conspiracy against him.

The Best-Selling Car in America the Year You Graduated High School

See which car took top sales honors in America every year going back to 1978 at Car and Driver.

Did you graduate from high school in the past 40 years? Congratulations. Do you remember what the best-selling car was that year? We’ve gathered top car sales data from each year going back to 1978 so that now you can know. The good news is that, the further back in time you go, the more variety there was to the annual best-selling cars in America. Recently, there has been far less variation in the top-selling car year to year. This list does not include trucks or SUVs; the Ford F-150 has been the best-selling overall vehicle and truck in the United States for quite some time, making that roundup less interesting.

Hyundai Invents New Phone App That Will Let You Make Your EV Faster

The app will be available on future Hyundai and Kia electric vehicles, allowing users to modify everything from torque output to braking performance and top speed.