Tag: Avenger

Mopar Muscle Thursday: The Mopar/Magneti Marelli Dodge Avenger Rally Car Concept

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Roughly three years ago, the Chrysler’s Mopar division teamed up with Magneti Marelli to create the Dodge Avenger Rally Car Concept. This modified version of the normal production Avenger never went any further than the concept/test car shown in action in the video below but this front wheel drive Avenger was the first indication that […] More »

  Comments | By - March 20, 2014

Question of the Week: Whats Better – Pro Stock Dart or Pro Stock Avenger?

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This past weekend marked the on-track introduction of the newest Chrysler Group Pro Stock drag car – this time basing their door slammer on the new Dodge Dart.  Realistically, the new Dodge Dart Pro Stock race car is mechanically identical to the Dodge Avenger which it replaced but the new Dart has the distinct front […] More »

  Comments | By - March 17, 2014

Question of the Week: Should Dodge Save the Avenger?

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The next generation Chrysler 200 is expected to debut at the upcoming 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit but when the new midsized sedan is introduced – it is widely expected that there will no longer be an Avenger on the same platform.  It has long been rumored that the Avenger would be […] More »

  Comments | By - December 30, 2013

Tire Shredding Tuesday: Jeg’s Dodge Avenger Scuffs Tires Like a Boss

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There are few types of cars in the world which will destroy a set of huge tires like an NHRA drag car and this week’s Tire Shredding Tuesday watches Jeg Coughlin in his Dodge Avenger Pro Stock race car as he “scuffs” a set of tires for future use.  For those unfamiliar with scuffing tires, […] More »

  Comments | By - December 17, 2013

Dodge NHRA Teams Blanked in Texas

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This past weekend marked a rare occurrence in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series – neither the Pro Stock or Funny Car classes were won by someone piloting a Dodge race car.  The success of multiple drivers in each of those two branded classes has made for a great 2013 championship season and Dodge […] More »

  Comments | By - September 24, 2013

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