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MoPar event at the Gilmore Car Museum

Hickory Corners, MI – The resounding answer will be “YEAH, its got a Hemi!,” during the very popular MOPARS at the RED BARNS car show and swap meet that takes place at the Gilmore Car Museum on Saturday, July 29 from 9am to 3pm. Presented by the West Michigan MoPar Club for its 29th year, this family-friendly...

2017 Chrysler Nationals recap

CARLISLE, PA – Once more MoPar fanatics descended on the Carlisle PA Fairgrounds July 14-16, 2017. Cars and people came from around the world to enjoy a showfield laced with history, unique displays and camaraderie. The three-day event turned into four this year with the MoPar Rebellion kick-off party on Thursday evening. This party, held at the...

Fish Out of Water

Old Cars Weekly archive – May 8, 2008 issue Unearthing a Hemi ’Cuda sealed for 26 years Story & photos by Geoff Stunkard In collector-car circles, the word “Hemi” has become one that connotes rarity and value. The old Chrysler Corp. was not the only auto manufacturer to design hemispherical combustion chambers in its...

Roland Osborne remembered as MoPar lover

While the name of Roland Osborne may not be as recognizable as Roger Huntington, Ford’s Ak Miller, Lee Iacocca, or Smokey Yunick, Osborne’s legacy is well known among MoPar fans. Osborne died of a brain tumor at his home in Quinlin, Texas, on April 18. He was 68. Roland Harvey Osborne III was born...

MoPar offers new restoration parts Web portal

Looking for a hard to find grille, wheel or emblem for that classic MoPar muscle car? MoPar announced at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas a new restoration parts web resource, www.MoPar.com/restoration. The page will connect enthusiasts with more than 45 approved MoPar restoration parts licensees and more than 9,000...

MoPar ‘Top Eliminator’ returns to Chrysler Nationals

  CARLISLE, Pa. _ The annual Carlisle Chrysler Nationals at the Carlisle Fairgrounds will be held July 15-17 in 2016 and this year features a bevy of special guests, special displays and huge swap meet. With nearly 3,000 show cars, many awards are given to hundreds of deserving car owners, including the MoPar “Top...

Bobby Allison to get behind a Daytona again

Story and images by Al Rogers At a private event near Augusta, Ga., on May 7, NASCAR Hall of Fame driver Bobby Allison and close friend Tim Walker confirmed plans to re-create a race-ready version of the iconic No. 22 1969 Dodge Daytona best known for its red, gold and white paint scheme and...

Win a 426 HEMI at Carlisle in 2016

CARLISLE, PA – Special reunions and displays are already slated for the 2016 Carlisle Chrysler Nationals and now, a special giveaway is planned too.  The event runs July 15-17 at the Carlisle PA Fairgrounds and on Saturday afternoon of the event weekend, one special enthusiast will walk away (so to speak) with the prize...