It was the summer of 1967. Music was in the air at Monterey Pop, and lots of things were new the first Super Bowl, the television show Sesame Street, and Rolling Stone magazine all debuted that year. On the streets of Detroit, Dodge prepared to unveil one of the most iconic designs of the muscle car era, the 1968 Charger.Read More
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Kurt Busch was in excellent position to make Daytona 500 history Sunday afternoon at Daytona International Speedway. A Daytona Sweep was within his grasp. He had won the Budweiser Shootout and Gatorade Duel earlier in Speedweeks in the No. 22 Shell/Pennzoil Dodge Charger R/T. The crown jewel, a Daytona 500 win, was within his grasp.Read More
Kurt Buschs 2011 season ledger remains unblemished. Busch drove his No. 22 Pennzoil/Shell Dodge Charger to victory in Thursdays first Gatorade Duel (60-lap, 150-mile) at Daytona International Speedway.
Just as in his win in the Budweiser Shootout under the lights Saturday night, Busch had help from a drafting partner. This time it was Regan Smith. The two paired up early and stayed together the entire race, swapping positions occasionally to keep their racing machines from overheating.
The strategy worked to…Read More