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The Dodge Scat Pack Story: 1970 Charger R/T SE

1970 Dodge Charger R/T SE

 

The Dodge Charger R/T was arguably the most luxurious member of the Dodge Scat Pack lineup for 1970, especially when equipped with the SE option package like the gorgeous black example shown here.

 

The SE designation was short for Special Edition, and on the 1970 Charger, it included leather and vinyl bucket seats, a woodgrain steering wheel and matching woodgrain instrument panel, shiny pedal trim and a special lighting group with turn signal indicators built into the hood.

 

Of course, this was on top of all the standard…

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The Dodge Scat Pack Story: 1970 Charger R/T SE

Dart Signature Style Sweepstakes

Whether you get your thrills from the sound of a 426 HEMI engine, hitting the slopes or carving a wave, there’s a Dart signature style driven by you.

 

Red Bull Signature Series has teamed up with Dodge once again to accelerate your adventures for the chance to win a VIP trip for two to the world-famous surfing competition in Huntington Beach, California! Head to the Dodge Facebook page and take the Dart Signature Style quiz to find out your signature style, and then share it with your friends for extra sweepstakes entries!

 

Good luck, thrill seekers.

 

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Dart Signature Style Sweepstakes

Happy HEMI Day!

Hemi Day

 

It’s April 26, and you know what that means, Dodge fans: It’s National HEMI day. 4/26 = 426. Let’s celebrate!

 

The legendary 426 HEMI V8 was born back in late 1963 when Chrysler performance engineers, led by group manager Tom Hoover, decided to up the ante in NASCAR and on the drag strips, where the Dodge brand was already a top performer.

 

Starting with the sturdy block and reciprocating assembly from the winning 426-cubic-inch Max Wedge engine, Hoover and crew dusted off the hemispherical combustion chamber layout from the company’s previous 1951-1958…

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Happy HEMI Day!