Weekend on Woodward: Horsepower, Live Music and Celebrity Guests

Woodward Dream Cruise 2014

 

We’re rocking Woodward Avenue this Saturday, August 16, with a powerful lineup of classic and new muscle cars, live local bands, giveaways, WRIF radio personalities and special appearances from Richard Rawlings of Dallas’ Gas Monkey Garage and the Discovery Channel’s “Fast N’ Loud” TV show.

 

Fans checking out Dodge Rock City at 13 Mile and Woodward Avenue will see for the very first time the new 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat—the fastest, most powerful sedan in the world—and the recently introduced 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat, the fastest…

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Weekend on Woodward: Horsepower, Live Music and Celebrity Guests

Watch Now: “Don’t Touch My Dart” Commercials

Comedians and actors Craig Robinson (“The Office”) and Jake

 

Here at Dodge, we take building cars seriously. But that’s not to say we don’t have a sense of humor. Take the latest advertising campaign for Dodge Dart, for example. We handpicked two of the funniest comedians around to show you what it’s like to own a brand-new Dart and what it’s like to wish you did.

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Watch Now: “Don’t Touch My Dart” Commercials

Strong-Arming the HEMI® Engine: 1964 and 1965 HEMI Drivers Got an Added Workout!

By Steve Magnante

 

As we celebrate 50 years of 426 HEMI® engine power, let’s remember that Chrysler Corp. actually created three distinct generations of this fabled dome-head power plant. The first generation appeared in Chrysler vehicles in 1951 and — with unique variations for use in Dodge and DeSoto models — was offered through the 1958 model run. The second generation is the one racers love. That’s the mighty 426 HEMI engine of the 1964–1971 era.

 

Of course, the third generation of the HEMI engine is what’s driving so much excitement at Dodge these days. Available in 5.7-, 6.1-, 6.2- and…

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Strong-Arming the HEMI® Engine: 1964 and 1965 HEMI Drivers Got an Added Workout!