Muscle Car Resurgence - Modern Classic


In the ’60s and ’70s, “muscle car” most often meant a midsize American coupe with a high-performance V-8 and rear-wheel drive, period. But as Detroit performance started making a comeback in the late 1980s, and with V-8s on the decline, carmakers began stretching that definition. Some new approaches to American muscle set the blueprint for future models, and some became instant cult classics.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2016/04/25/break-the-mold