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Coke Machine

The second generation Chargers were defined by their Coke-bottle shape. But the Coke Car actually sounds as realistic as it looks. By Cliff Gromer Photos by Cliff Gromer and Todd Dziadosz 1969 Charger is restored to mostly

MCACN 2019 A12 Pictorial

By Geoff Stunkard Photos by Geoff Stunkard and Dale Matthews See every one of the over 30 440 Six Pack and 440 6BBL machines on display at the 2019 Muscle Car And Corvette Nationals. What is the coolest thing about being a

Dodge Hell Drivers

Break the boredom of your daily commute. A Dodge Hell Driver show was a big attraction at the 1964 World's Fair in New York's Flushing Meadow park. Our tech editor, Rick Ehrenberg was there and he shares the program from that event

Tickled Pink

The 1955 Dodge La Femme was the first saleable automobile designed specifically for the ladies. The model was a hit…except for one thing. Photos by Bill Erdman The ’55 dodge La Femme was a $145.30 option on the top-of-the-line $2543

Mopar Lowliner Concept

1968 Dodge D200 Sweptline Customization of classic trucks continues to be a hot trend in the aftermarket world, so Mopar designers rescued a 1968 Dodge D200-series heavy-duty pickup truck to transform it into the

1959 Imperial Speedster

A snazzy luxo-sport Vette and T-Bird stalker in the Exner style of design. Story and photos by Paul Stenquist It was several years ago that Murray Pfaff and his father peered into the dark recesses of a crumbling carriage house in

The First Hemicuda

This documented 1970 prototype ’Cuda shows its pre-production quirks. Fender tag indicates sport (hockey) stripe delete. The car was built without road lamps and chrome hood pins. Being hand-assembled, there was never any blackout

C’mon Baby… Flite My Fire

Ed Britz takes the ’55 DeSoto’s “advanced styling” and Hemi power to the next level and beyond. Photos: Paul Stenquist Ed Britz built this ’55 DeSoto Fireflight all by himself working daily for two years and eight

THE CHI-TOWN HUSTLER

The most famous funny car of them all--the Farkonas, Coil and Minick ’69 Charger. Story and photos by Paul Stenquist Screaming across the starting line with a huge cloud of smoke in its wake came the Chi-Town Hustler of Farkonas,

‘Cuda Creation

Reflections on designing the A-body Barracudas The stories are the neat part. Personal recollections and insights of folks on the front lines of Chrysler racing, engineering and designing back in the day. John “J.R.” Samsen in