May 24, 2013 12:45 PM
When I'm asked, I tell people I'm from Detroit. While I don't live in the city limits, I live close enough that I want to be identified by Detroit and its heritage of hard working people and cultural diversity.
So when the Chrysler Group coined the term "Imported from Detroit," I got it. I didn't even work for the automaker at the time. I was working at the Detroit ABC affiliate as a TV News Producer. So, on Super Bowl Sunday when the "Imported from Detroit" tagline showed up during Super Bowl XLV, I knew right then and there,...
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'Fast & Furious 6:' The Cars are the Stars
by Jen Herman
May 9, 2013 4:25 PM
The Dodge and SRT brands are taking a starring role in one of summer's most-anticipated blockbusters! 'Fast & Furious 6' puts the pedal to the metal on May 24, when it opens over Memorial Day weekend.
The 2012 Dodge Challenger SRT8, along with a 2012 Dodge Charger SRT8 and a vintage 1969 Dodge Daytona, tear up the silver screen in this latest franchise installment.
"Dodge has been at the heart of the Fast & Furious franchise since the beginning and we are proud to be part of 'Fast & Furious 6,'" said Tim Kuniskis, President and CEO – Dodge...
PentaStars Profile: 'We Bled Mopar Blue in My House'
April 29, 2013 8:07 AM
In the continuing series of Chrysler Group PentaStars brand advocates, we spotlight at Paul Immo, Washington D.C. (lower right). Click to read more on the PentaStars program.
Why are you a PentaStar?
The auto industry in general means so much to me. It helped to bring me into this world. It put food on the table and a roof over not only my head as a child, but both of my parents' as well. It also "introduced" my parents to one and another.
Both of my grandfathers worked on...
The Perfect Platform
by Jen Herman
March 19, 2013 10:56 AM
Are you ready to get your LX on? We are! The Spring Festival of LX vehicles is just around the corner. It kicks into gear this weekend in Irvine, California.
The Spring Festival of LXs -- otherwise known as Spring Fest or LX Fest -- is a gathering of passionate car owners who proudly want to show off their Chrysler vehicles built on the LX platform.
The LX is Chrysler's rear-wheel-drive platform that debuted in 2005 with the Chrysler 300 and Dodge Magnum. It now includes the Dodge Charger and Challenger.
The event will feature more than 1,000...
Pacino, Walken, Arkin ... and Dodge Challenger SRT8
by Pete Misiak
February 12, 2013 2:07 PM
I recently had the opportunity to see the film Stand Up Guys at my local movie emporium. The film stars Academy Award winners Al Pacino, Christopher Walken and Alan Arkin in a tough but touching action comedy where retired gangsters reunite for one epic last night. There were few surprises in a plot line I had seen before. What did surprise me was the appearance of the fourth star of the movie about a third of the way in.
It was a beautiful black Dodge Challenger SRT8.