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Meet The Snake Charmer Behind The Viper ACR’s Record-Setting Year

 

Tom O’Dell is something of a snake charmer. But we’re not talking about cobras and wicker baskets. As a tenured member of the prestigious Build & Development team at SRT® headquarters, O’Dell is the man Dodge appoints to coax every last iota of performance out of the 2016 Dodge Viper ACR. 
 

In 2015 Dodge paired O’Dell with driver Chris “The Wolf” Winkler (with a few runs by Randy Pobst) to lead a campaign to establish the 2016 Dodge Viper ACR as the ultimate street-legal race car. The team knocked down 13 single-lap…

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Meet The Snake Charmer Behind The Viper ACR’s Record-Setting Year

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

High-Horsepower Fun at the 33rd Annual Mopar® Nationals

Mopar Nationals

 

The 33rd annual Mopar® Nationals was the happening place for lovers of all things Pentastar-powered this past weekend at National Trail Raceway. Located just east of Columbus, gearheads from all four corners of the country embarked on the small hamlet of Hebron, Ohio to get their high-octane fix of speed and horsepower.

 

Once we arrived, we witnessed a blend of old and new school muscle cars that represented iconic vehicles from Chrysler’s illustrious past. The Mopar Nationals offers just about anything anyone could want as there was…

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High-Horsepower Fun at the 33rd Annual Mopar® Nationals