We noticed todays date and thought how iconic three numbers in a certain order can be 426.
In the world of engine displacement, 426 cubic-inches has had an illustrious past when the words Max Wedge and HEMI® followed these magical numbers. It was the arrival of 426 Max Wedge in 1963 that made our Dodge B-body (and Plymouth cousins) serious contenders at the drag strip. Fabled teams like the Ramchargers, Golden Commandos and many others won numerous events and buried many quarter-mile ET and MPH…
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The team at The Fast Lane Car knows a thing or two about fun-to-drive cars. When they arent slaving over a keyboard, theyre behind the wheel of some of the worlds most powerful and entertaining automotive products. So when it came time to pick out the most fun to drive vehicles of 2011, it should come as no surprise that both the all-new 2011 Dodge Challenger and the all-new 2011 Dodge Charger made the cut. Weve packed in a warehouse-load of new features in both vehicles to…Read More
By now, most of you guys have read at least one or two of the user-submitted stories weve been sharing about your histories as Dodge fans. One of the most interesting submissions we received didnt even come from this country, but from the other side of the globe entirely. This is the story of a genuine Dodge guy living in Sydney, Australia, and you may be surprised how similar his story sounds to the ones youve been hearing from over here.