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Scat Pack: Dodge Challenger Test Drive

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“Not only does the Challenger Scat Pack evoke memories of those high-performance Dodges of yore, it corrects those old inadequacies with a modern independent suspension system and sophisticated steering that together deliver sharp handling, along with a choppy ride over rough roads.” – Providence Journal takes this whip for a test drive. This is the Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack. Check out the specs:

  • Model: 2016 Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack two-door coupe.
  • Engine: 6.4-liter Hemi V8, 485 hp, 475 lb-ft torque.
  • Transmission: Eight-speed automatic with manual mode and paddle shifters on the steering wheel.
  • Overall length: 16 feet 6 inches.
  • EPA passenger/trunk volume: 94/16 cubic feet.
  • Weight: 4,240 pounds
  • EPA city/highway/combined fuel consumption: 15/25/18 mpg. Premium recommended.
  • Base price, including destination charge: $38,990.
  • Price as tested: $41,085.

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High Performance: Jay Leno + Tremec Transmissions

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What would our precious rides be without the stuff beneath the hood? You’re not getting far without a transmission and on this episode of Jay Leno’s Garage he’s joined by Tremec Transmissions Enthusiast Marketing Director Nate Tovey to deliver the latest lesson in transmissions – it’s worth the watch.

via Jay Leno’s Garage

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Barn Find: 1970 Plymouth GTX

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It’s going to take some t.l.c and a long road ahead but this GTX is destined for the barn find hall of fame. Check out the specs on this 1970 Plymouth scooped-up on eBay:

  • 440-cubic inch V-8
  • 4-speed manual transmission
  • A33 Track Pack
  • Hurst shifter
  • 3.54 gearing
  • high performance radiator
  • Sure-Grip differential

Once restored, this car could rake in upwards of $50,000. Worth the effort? You tell us:

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via Motor Authority 

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Epic Revival: The Dodge Charger Daytona and Challenger TA

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Back..by popular demand. Dodge has now announced it’ll be revitalizing two of the most iconic model names in its back catalog: “Challenger TA” and “Charger Daytona.” Here’s what’s different:

  • Stiffer suspensions
  • Beefier brakes
  • Active exhausts
  • Goodyear F1 tires
  • “Plus” pack available for the Challenger TA

Who’s in?

2017 Dodge Charger Daytona 392 (left) and 1969 Dodge Charger Daytona (right)

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via Car Buzz

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Garaj Mahal: The Smithsonian, Washington, D.C.

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It’s a top-secret treasure trove at The Smithsonian Museum in Washington, D.C. Favorably deemed “Garaj Mahal.” Inside you’ll find everything from a 1964 Chrysler Turbine, ’77 Vega Hatchback to a Budweiser Rocket. The museum offers up a few images, but this is one you’ve got to get out and see. Comment below if you make the trip to Garaj Mahal.

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via Motor Trend