Month: August 2018

Silver Challenger

The First Challenger Most car guys (and girls) think the history of the Challenger began with the first-generation Challengers in the late 1960s. Makes sense, after all it’s called the “First Generation” for a reason. Problem is, the Dodge Challenger…

Five Decades of the Dodge Charger

For some, the utterance of “Dodge Charger” stirs up images of a gloss black 1968 R/T Charger screaming through the streets of San Francisco with Steven McQueen right behind. The movie was “Bullitt” and the 1968 R/T Charger has become…

Airless Tires

The pneumatic tire over 150 years ago by Robert Thompson. As it turns out, “a rubber doughnut filled with air” was only one of several tire ideas he was working on.It seemed like a great idea at the time, but…