Posts Tagged: Dodge history

Dodge Charger 2nd gen. (1968-1970)
By October 16, 2015 Read More →

Dodge Charger 2nd gen. (1968-1970)

The restyled, second-generation Dodge Charger arrived in 1968. Dodge designers and engineers were tasked to create and develop a performance coupe that looked ready to race on Daytona’s high banks, but still be driven on the streets.

Dodge Viper GT2 (1998)
By September 5, 2015 Read More →

Dodge Viper GT2 (1998)

White with blue stripes, the Dodge Viper GT2 featured high-mounted rear wing, special badging and graphics, front splitter and ground effects. Interior featured blue interior accents, Viper GTS-R seat inserts, five-point restraint system and other special features.

Dodge Charger 1st gen. (1966-1967)
By July 20, 2015 Read More →

Dodge Charger 1st gen. (1966-1967)

Charger was the Dodge brand’s first production fastback, high-speed street racer. The first generation Dodge Charger was introduced on Jan. 1, 1966. Dodge Charger was built on Dodge Coronet’s chassis but had its own body.

Dodge Viper ACR (1999)
By July 11, 2015 Read More →

Dodge Viper ACR (1999)

Dodge Viper ACR (American Club Racer) was a limited-edition version of the Dodge Viper. Introduced in 1999, Dodge Viper ACR was a street-legal performance model, designed to perform well both on the road and on the track.

Dodge Viper GTS Coupe (1996-2002)
By May 5, 2015 Read More →

Dodge Viper GTS Coupe (1996-2002)

The Dodge Viper GTS was seen as catering to a broader customer base than the RT/10. While the Roadster was designed for the aggressive, wind-in-the-hair driver, Dodge Viper GTS Coupe provided the same capacity to exhilarate the senses, but in a more refined manner.

Dodge Viper RT/10 Roadster (1992-2002)
By March 19, 2012 Read More →

Dodge Viper RT/10 Roadster (1992-2002)

It all began as a tiny spark in the minds of a few dedicated car enthusiasts at the former Chrysler Corporation, and quickly flamed into the shared passion of a group of like-minded individuals which came to be known as Team Viper. Viper RT/10 first appeared to the public on January 4, 1989 at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, with the goal of testing public reaction to this one-of-a-kind concept.

Dodge Challenger 1st gen. (1970-1974)
By March 19, 2010 Read More →

Dodge Challenger 1st gen. (1970-1974)

The Dodge Challenger made its debut in the fall of 1969 as a 1970 model. While it shared Chrysler’s E-body short-deck, long-hood platform with the third-generation Plymouth Barracuda, Dodge Challenger’s wheelbase was 2 inches longer, creating more interior space. The Dodge Challenger was originally offered as a two-door hardtop or convertible.