Dodge Daroo I

 

The Dodge Daroo I, one of the wildest factory show cars of the 1960s, was a collaboration between Dodge design manager Bill Brownlie and George Barris, Hollywood’s self-professed “King of the Kustomizers.”  Change was in the air and the Daroo, with its radical, cut-down profile and bold paint, made a big splash on the custom car show scene.

 

Brownlie sent to Barris a stock 1967 Dart…

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Dodge Daroo I

The Dodge Heritage: Engine Envy

 

The Dodge legacy of performance is built on great engineering—and that includes its engines.

 

In the early 1960s, Dodge put the racing world on its ear with the Max Wedge engine series. Introduced in a 413 cubic inch version in 1962, the engine dominated drag racing in the hands of a group of young Chrysler engineers who called themselves the Ramchargers.  The engine was enlarged to 426 ci for 1963 and proved even more successful.

 

As Detroit’s muscle car wars…

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The Dodge Heritage: Engine Envy

Mod Monday Gallery: Round 5

The fifth round of our Mod Monday series here on REDLINE Dodge has ended. Thanks so much to all of our talented fans who have sent us photos of their favorite modified Dodges. It’s never easy for us to narrow it down to a top 10, but without further ado, here are the best mods from Round 5!

 

 

Dale Schaefer

 

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Mod Monday Gallery: Round 5