Exhaustive Comparisons

Exhaustive Comparisons: A Review of Dodge Dart Exhaust Systems through the Past Fifty Years

 

Exhaustive Comparisons

I was reading the latest issue of Automobile magazine today (January 2013 issue) and came across an ad for the Dodge Dart that blew me away – twice, you might say. There, on the inside back cover is a full page image depicting the tail of a spanking new white Dart Rallye. The nose of the car is pointed toward a distant mountain range and the picture is framed and lit to highlight the Dart’s standard dual…

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Exhaustive Comparisons

These Are The Good Old Days

 

Hello everyone, my name is Steve Magnante and I’ll be posting a regular blog here on redlinedodge.com. Some of you may know of my work in car magazines for the past 20 years (I’ve written for, or been on staff at Chrysler Power, Mopar Action, Mopar Muscle, Hot Rod, Car Craft, Motor Trend Classic, Muscle Car Review, Hemmings Muscle Machines, Hemmings Classic Car, Drag Racing Monthly and a few other titles focused on non-Chrysler products).

 

My other work involves hosting automotive cable television programs like Hot Rod Magazine TV (Speed TV), Off Road Adventures (The Outdoor Channel), Classic…

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These Are The Good Old Days

Cruisin’ Woodward: My First Time

 

By: Steve Magnante

 

Though I currently live in rural Massachusetts, I spent sixteen years in Los Angeles. Eight of my years there involved serving as Technical Editor for Hot Rod magazine where I had a 31 mile daily commute from my home in El Monte to the Petersen Publishing complex at 6420 Wilshire Blvd., on the border of Beverly Hills. Well, you’ve probably heard all about L.A. traffic and I’m here to tell you it’s all true. My daily commute to the office – one way –…

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Cruisin’ Woodward: My First Time