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NASCAR Season Preview: Dodge Raises the Stakes

Start your engines, folks! This week, Dodge Motorsports kicked off their upcoming 2010 season by announcing a deeper relationship with NASCAR and their partners at Penske Racing. Starting this season, Dodge will expand its stock car racing efforts within not only the Sprint Cup Series (where Dodge has teamed up with Penske since ’01), but also NASCAR’s Nationwide Series, where it’ll back two Penske entries for the first time since returning to Sprint Cup…

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NASCAR Season Preview: Dodge Raises the Stakes

Ralph Gilles Gives You a Guided Tour of NAIAS

Whether you can’t make it to Detroit for the North American International Auto Show or simply want to get fired up before it opens to the public on Saturday, you don’t want to miss this walk-through guided by Dodge President & CEO Ralph Gilles. In it Gilles not only gushes about the layout, design, and his personal favorite baby, the Viper ACR, he also shows off a new Caliber and Detonator Nitro, a Plum Crazy Challenger, and reveals the next high-impact color: Furious Fuchsia. “I think it will…

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Ralph Gilles Gives You a Guided Tour of NAIAS

Meet the Fastest Viper Yet: The 2010 Viper ACR-X

The new 2010 Viper ACR-X debuts this morning at the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Trade Show in Orlando, Florida. In a nutshell: It’s a turn-key, limited-edition Viper aimed specifically at road racers that combines the best performance attributes of the Viper Competition Coupe and the record-breaking Viper ACR. (The SRT team tested it at Laguna Seca raceway for the first time last month, and professional driver Kuno Wittmer was able to run consistent 1:31.00 lap times around the 2.238-mile, 11-turn course — more than 3 seconds faster than the record-breaking…

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Meet the Fastest Viper Yet: The 2010 Viper ACR-X