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Meet the 2010 Charger: Coolest Cop Car on the Planet

When watching wild police chases on those 24-hour-crime cable channels, ever notice how it’s always the perp’s car that’s first to suffer a blowout or blown engine? That’s because police cars are superior automobiles: As noted police escapee Elwood Blues once aptly pointed out, they’ve got “a cop motor, cop tires, cop suspensions and cop shocks.” And if you’ve been doing any highway speeding lately, a shiver has surely shot down your spine upon seeing a certain new cop car in your rearview: the Dodge Charger.


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Meet the 2010 Charger: Coolest Cop Car on the Planet

Kahne Wins at Atlanta & Narrows in on The Chase


Kasey Kahne picked up his second NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win of the season, driving the No. 9 Budweiser Dodge Charger to victory in Sunday night’s Pep Boys Auto 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway.  The win greatly enhanced Kahne’s chances of making the 12-driver Chase for the Sprint Cup. (more…)

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Kahne Wins at Atlanta & Narrows in on The Chase

Weekend Recap: Kurt Busch Finishes Third At Phoenix, Sam Hornish Jr. Ninth

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AVONDALE, Ariz. (Saturday, April 18, 2009) – It came down to a three-car shootout for the win Saturday night in the SUBWAY Fresh Fit 500 at Phoenix International Raceway. Kurt Busch, driving the No.2 Miller Lite Dodge, was right in the middle of the action, just as he had been throughout the 312-lap race which started under the late-afternoon sun and ended under the lights.

Busch settled for third behind Mark Martin and Tony Stewart. It was his ninth top-10 finish in 15 races at PIR and his sixth top 10 of 2009. Busch gained ground…

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Weekend Recap: Kurt Busch Finishes Third At Phoenix, Sam Hornish Jr. Ninth