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1969 Coronet Super Bee

1969 Coronet Super Bee

 

As a member of the Dodge Scat Pack lineup, the Coronet Super Bee was a perfect fit: The bumblebee tail stripes and cartoon bee mascot were standard equipment. The concept was wildly popular—in fact, you can still buy a Super Bee today.

 

The Super Bee was introduced in mid-1968, and to tell the whole story, it wasn’t a Dodge original. At the start of the model year, Dodge’s sister brand Plymouth launched a new kind of muscle car called the Road Runner. This model took the lightest, lowest-price…

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1969 Coronet Super Bee

Dodge Dart GTs Then and Now

Half a Century Separates Them…

Dodge Dart GTs Then and Now

Dodge Dart GT

 

I was excited to hear that the Dart GT moniker is about to be revived for use on a sporty version of the 2013 Dart. Set to debut at the North American International Auto Show with production slated to begin in the second quarter of 2013, the GT is another addition to the Dart line-up, and adds a host of standard equipment designed to further enhance its already solid performance image. You get a sport-tuned suspension, 184 horsepower 2.4L Tigershark…

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Dodge Dart GTs Then and Now

40 Year Love Affair with 440 Cubic Inches!

 

We sometimes treat our classic rides better than family members. With all the love and attention we give them, you could say they are a bit spoiled but loved just as much as a household pet. For retired school teacher Marlowe Boyd, he feels that way for his 1971 Charger R/T. You see, he’s owned it for 40 years and yet he feels it was just yesterday when he took delivery of it. With its wild “Green Go” paint and color matching bumpers, not to mention the deep…

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40 Year Love Affair with 440 Cubic Inches!