Tag: Omni

Flashback Friday: Maybe the Coolest Dodge Ad from the K Era

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This week’s Flashback Friday video might be the coolest Dodge (or Chrysler Group) commercial I have seen from the “K car era”. The K cars played a big part in getting the company through a rough patch in the late 70s and early 80s, including the introduction of the first minivan. However, in terms of […] More »

  Comments | By - July 24, 2015

Tire Shredding Tuesday: Omni GLHS Smokes the Tires Like Hell, Too.

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This week’s Tire Shredding Tuesday features one of the less well known Dodge performance cars from the 1980s – the Omni Shelby GHLS. For those who are somehow unfamiliar with the Omni GLHS, it was Carroll Shelby’s high performance take on the lowly Omni 5-door hatchback. GLHS stands for “Goes Like Hell – Shelby, and […] More »

  Comments | By - November 25, 2014

Mopar Muscle Tuesday: Ugly Old Omni Rips Up Terminator Cobra Mustang

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That headline isnt a joke –this week’s Mopar Muscle Thursday video features a 1985 Dodge Omni racing on the 8th mile against a 2003/2004 Ford Mustang Cobra.  Better known as a Terminator Cobra, this factory supercharged beast was one of the fastest factory stock Mustangs when it was introduced but the Terminator in this video […] More »

  Comments | By - February 13, 2014

Mopar Muscle Thursday: Dodge Omni Runs the Quarter Mile in 5.77 seconds

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This week’s Mopar Muscle Thursday takes a look at the modern “Chi-Town Hustler” Dodge Omni funny car in action against the “Flashback” Pontiac Firebird Trans Am funny car in some nostalgic racing action – with the Dodge Omni turning in a smoking fast quarter mile time. The Chi-Town Hustle name has graced all sorts of […] More »

  Comments | By - November 7, 2013