Electric cars appear to be the only vehicles making the news these days, but we say that true muscle is still alive. Not without trouble, but we have managed to dig out a lineup of the freshest muscle cars, trucks and SUVs of 2022. So if you believe that true performance means a mean gas guzzling engine and countless horsepower then you are in the right place.
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00:38 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500
2022 marks 2 anniversaries for Shelby – the 60th for the company itself and the 55th for their first GT500 build, so the model gets two unique, limited edition versions – King of the Road and Heritage Edition.
01:47 Dodge Charger Captiv Ring Brothers
Based in Spring Green, Wisconsin, Ringbrothers are back in 2022 with a newly custom-built 1969 Dodge Charger. Labeled Captiv, the car gets a heart transplant as the company’s New Zealand customer wanted a Hellcat 6.2-liter supercharged V-8 under its hood.
02:53 Hennessey Mammoth 1000 TRX Ignition Edition
The world has never seen a more powerful mass-produced pickup truck that a RAM TRX. In turn, Hennessey made sure that their Mammoth modification of this beast would also hold this title but among the custom models.
04:03 Ford Mustang Stealth Edition
2022 Ford Mustang Stealth Edition is anew appearance package for the Mustang EcoBoost Premium that adds unique 19inch wheels, offers 4 colors options, and gains a performance-enhancing rear wing.
04:55 Brabus 900 Rocket Edition GLE
The latest BRABUS 900 Rocket Edition is based on Mercedes-Benz GLE 63 S 4MATIC Coupe, and it can reach speeds up to 205 mph.
06:10 Dodge Jailbreak Challenger and Charger (Jailbreak & Hemi Orange Edition)
Since the Challenger managed to outsell its arch nemesis Ford Mustang, in 2022 Dodge wont be risking any radical changes to its muscle lineup. However, things are still kept fresh with a couple of special design packages.
07:16 Hennessey Venom 1000 Ford Mustang GT500
Naturally, the most powerful after-market GT500 to date belongs to the roster of America’s favorite tuner Hennessey Performance. The model wears Venom 1000 badging, which literally means it outputs 1000 horsepower at the crank.
08:18 Yenko Silverado
Specialty Vehicle Engineering have gotten their hands on the Silverado once again. This time the 2022 model will variants 50 Yenko trucks with lowered suspension for a street look and another 50 with off-road upgrades to tackle the mud.
09:13 Hennessey 1000 HP Redeye Charger
This stock four-door in Redeye specification puts to use nearly 800 horses thanks to a supercharged HEMI at its heart, but this is still not enough to please some customers. Here is where Hennessey Performance comes into play with their insane upgrade package, that elevates the already vicious output beyond a 1000-hp margin.
10:20 Brabus 900 Rocket Edition G Class
With a couple of G-Class version already in its stables, Brabus is once again the bar for speed and luxury for the model. Its rocket-like power comes from a bored-out version of the stock 4.0-litre unit found in G63 that now has 4.5L displacement and makes 900 hps.
11:33 Roush Super Duty
2022 Roush Super Duty kit is offered for F-250 or F-350 trucks in Lariat trim, powered by 6.7L Turbo-Diesel V8. The Super Duty rides on a ROUSH/Fox 2.0 High-Performance coilover Suspension System and 20 inch wheels with 35 inch General Grabber tires.
This news story originally appeared at Automotive - RSV News on 8 November 2022