1996 Dodge Ram Indy 500 Pace Truck Edition | 2020 Shops at Wiregrass Car & Truck Show

That’s a ’96 Dodge Ram Indy 500 Pace Truck Edition that was at the 2020 Shops at Wiregrass Car & Truck Show. The Dodge Ram (later Ram pickup) is a marquee that’s been in production since 1981. This is from the second generation, which was made between 1993 and 2002 (model years between 1994 and 2002). The engine is a 5.9 liter Magnum V8 that produces 230 horsepower. The transmission is a 4-speed automatic. Only 50 of this variant were made.

1979 Mustang Indy 500 Pace Car Edition | 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

Here’s a ’79 Mustang Indy 500 Pace Car Edition that was at the 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. This is from the third generation, which was made between 1978 and 1993 (model years between 1979 and 1993). The engine is a 5 liter Windsor V8 that produces 140 horsepower and 250 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 4-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 8.3 seconds and has a top speed of 120 mph. A total of 10,478 of the Indy 500 Pace Car Edition were made.

1998 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car Edition | 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

This is a ’98 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car Edition that was at the 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. It’s from the C5 generation, which was made between 1996 and 2004 (model years between 1997 and 2004). A total of 1,163 of the Indy 500 Pace Car Edition were made, and this is one of the 616 with a 4-speed automatic transmission. The engine is a 5.7 liter LS1 V8 that produces 345 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque. This car does 0-60 mph in 4.7 seconds and has a top speed of 172 mph.

2007 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car Edition | 2019 Mecum Auction in Kissimmee

This is a 2007 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car Edition that was at the 2019 Mecum Auction in Kissimmee. This is from the C6 generation of the Corvette, which was made between June of 2004 and February of 2013 (model years between 2005 and 2013). The C6 Corvette was unveiled at the 2004 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The C6 Corvette coupes and convertibles built between 2005 and 2007 were powered by the LS2, which is a 6 liter V8 that produces 400 horsepower and 400 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 6-speed automatic, but it can also come with a 6-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 4.5 seconds and has a top speed of 180 mph. This car weighs 3,199 pounds since the body panels are composite. The chassis is a hydroformed steel frame with aluminum and magnesium. This Corvette has quarter mile time of 12.6 seconds at 114 mph. Only 500 of the Indy 500 Pace Car Edition were made.

1991 Dodge Stealth R/T Turbo Indy 500 Pace Car Edition | 2019 Mecum Auction in Kissimmee

This is a ’91 Dodge Stealth R/T Turbo Indy 500 Pace Car Edition that was at the 2019 Mecum Auction in Kissimmee. The Dodge Stealth is a sports car that shares the same platform as the Mitsubishi GTO/3000GT, and was made between 1990 and 1996. The engine is a 3 liter twin turbo V6 that produces 320 horsepower and 315 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 6-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 5.3 seconds and has a top speed of 170 mph.

Car of the Day 10/8/18

Today’s car of the day is this ’78 Corvette Limited Edition Indy 500 Pace Car that was at the 2018 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. Only 6,503 of this variant were made. This is from the C3 generation of the Corvette, which was made between 1968 and 1982. The engine of this one is a 5.7 liter V8 that produces 220 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 8.2 seconds and has a top speed of 121 mph. This Corvette was auctioned off for $28,600.