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Preview: 2014 North American International Auto Show

2014 North American International Auto Show

 

The North American International Auto Show, held each January at Cobo Center in Detroit, is the largest new car show in America and arguably the most important event of its kind in the world. Naturally, Dodge has been a key part of the show throughout its history.

 

The 14-day event begins on January 13, 2014, with a two-day preview held exclusively for the international news media, followed by another two preview days for auto industry personnel and a one-day show just for charity. The show opens…

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Preview: 2014 North American International Auto Show

Six Pack Fiberglass

The 1969 1/2 Super Bee and its cousin, the Plymouth Road Runner, equipped with the 440 Six Pack (“Six Barrel” for the Road Runner) engine option were the first production cars to feature an all-fiberglass, lift-off hood. The Six Pack 440 was introduced as a midyear option, and with it came the mandatory addition of the Super Track Pack and its 4.10:1 gears in the Dana 60 rear, either the A-727 automatic or 833 manual transmission, and no wheel covers on the black-painted (regardless of body color) steel wheels with chrome lug nuts. Models ordered as such are commonly…

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Six Pack Fiberglass

Dodge and the Challenged Athletes Foundation

For the eighth year in a row, Dodge is sponsoring the Million Dollar Challenge, a seven-day, 620-mile bike race up the California coast beginning October 12. The ride from San Francisco to San Diego is dedicated to raise more than one million dollars for the Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF), which funds grants to give disabled athletes sporting equipment to get back in the game.

 

Chrysler Group LLC employee Marc Henretta will be participating for the third year as one of 12 physically challenged athletes, along with more than 100 other cyclists. “It’s an epic week,” says Marc as he prepares…

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Dodge and the Challenged Athletes Foundation