Thursday 17th August 2017,
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1997 Chrysler Viper GT2 racecar returns to Le Mans

1997 Chrysler Viper GT2 racecar returns to Le Mans

It's back to the track of its glory days. During the 24 Hours of Le Mans of 1997, this very Chrysler Viper (yes, it was a Chrysler in Europe and a Dodge in the USA), was the only works car that finished the famous race. Driven by Justin Bell (GB), Pierre Yver (France) and John [...]

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MOPARSHOP Season opening Easter party

MOPARSHOP Season opening Easter party

Mopar Fans!   YOU are invited to our annual Season Opener Party! Family-friendly atmosphere, nice cars and good music included. We expect at least 50-70 old Mopars, as usual, on our season opener partys, but this is more a people meeting than a car meeting! Everyone insterested in Mopars is welcome! It doesn’t matter if you [...]

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Found in a barn in Iowa: NASCAR Dodge Charger with Petty chassis

Found in a barn in Iowa: NASCAR Dodge Charger with Petty chassis

From time to time, well preserved former NASCAR glories surface here and there. This one has a 1974 Dodge Charger body on a late 60s or very early 70s Petty chassis. It might have well been a Superbird, but only that car can tell! Where once a 426 HEMI bellowed, now a small block resides. [...]

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V8 power deal: buy a ride for Le Mans Classic 2010

V8 power deal: buy a ride for Le Mans Classic 2010

I'm selling a NASCAR inspired 1972 racecar. It is a fire breathing, loud, fast and impressive Dodge Charger. It eats Shelby Mustangs for breakfast and chews Aston Martins in no time! It is fully race prepped and well race proven. Here is your chance to buy a cool ride and go enter the coming Le [...]

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1972 K&K Dodge Charger NASCAR racer unearthed

1972 K&K Dodge Charger NASCAR racer unearthed

Here is a little sentation for you from the vintage racing world. The famous K&K Insurance Dodge, one of the cars that was driven by Bobby Isaac and Dave Marcis and managed by famous NASCAR crew chief Harry Hide, has recently come back to the light of day! While it is just a chassis for [...]

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Chrysler to reduce its SUV lineup

Chrysler to reduce its SUV lineup

In an interview given to Bloomberg, Jim Press revealed that the carmaker needs fewer SUVs. Chrysler president said that the company needs half of its 11 current SUV models. Three quarters of its American sales are generated by its SUV models and the carmaker wants to consolidate its brands to cut costs. "We’re going to [...]

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Spyshot: Dodge Breeze

Spyshot: Dodge Breeze

Here are the first spyshots of the new Dodge Breeze expected to go on sale in Mexico next year. The Dodge Breeze will spearhead the arrival of Chinese on the American continent as Chrysler plans to sell Chery models under the Dodge label in South America as a part of a deal due to be [...]

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Dodge rolls off the 25,000th Viper

Dodge rolls off the 25,000th Viper

The troubled Chrysler has rolled off its 25,000th Dodge Viper at its Conner Avenue Assembly factory. The milestone might look like a bit small when Petrol-Head reports usual production milestones above one million units, but the Viper is a special vehicle sold at a high price. The car was created on the idea of Bob [...]

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Chrysler to resume production at Illinois plant

Chrysler to resume production at Illinois plant

After a five-day close due to a mechanical glitch, Chrysler will restart production at the Belvidere plant in the US. The plant builds the Dodge Caliber, Jeep Compass and Jeep Patriot models. The plant will cut out 1,000 jobs in March. Chrysler removed one shift as a result of poor sales and tougher times ahead [...]

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Leaked pictures of the Dodge Challenger

Leaked pictures of the Dodge Challenger

Due to be officially unveiled at the next Chicago Motor Show, Leaked pictures of the Dodge Challenger are emerging on Internet. After the front fascia, the latest shots show the aft of the 2008 hottest car on the American market. At first, the Challenger will be available in a single version, the SRT8 which will [...]

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