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Old 05-07-2012, 10:43 AM   #1
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Dodge Challenger reviewed as a grandpa car

I'm always ahead of my time...sweet

http://www.wheels.ca/columns/article/807069
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Old 05-07-2012, 10:48 AM   #2
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I always thought of Covettes to be a grand pa car because around here only the old folks drive them.
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Old 05-07-2012, 11:12 AM   #3
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I think they are confused, i agree with some, but tohers are family cars, not grampa cars.
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Old 05-07-2012, 11:53 AM   #4
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I always thought of Covettes to be a grand pa car because around here only the old folks drive them.

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Old 05-07-2012, 11:58 AM   #5
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Hey now

Not a negative, a new vette is usually driven by a grandpa because:

Its expensive, so older guys can afford it.

No backseat, older guys no longer have kids.

But I dont agree with the challenger being on that list, I mean look at the rest of the cars, doesnt make sense haha
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Old 05-07-2012, 12:23 PM   #6
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That's pretty much the people I see driving them. It's just like the 80s two door Buick Regals. Every old man from east to west drove one.
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Old 05-07-2012, 12:43 PM   #7
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I can't wait to be a grandpa then! The Challenger is a nice car.
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I'd agree with that to an extent. It's not the track star that the Mustang and the Camaro are. It's a much bigger, more comfortable car.
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Old 05-07-2012, 07:45 PM   #9
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In my area for Dodge muscle cars I see 30 somethings and younger driving Chargers and 50+ drive the Challengers. At 30 myself, I love the Challenger it has the classic look. It was second on my list if I couldn't get the SS I wanted locally plus my uncle's retired Dodge so I was thinking discount.
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I'm always ahead of my time...sweet

http://www.wheels.ca/columns/article/807069
I'm a grandpa, so I guess kinda quick Camaros can also be viewed the same...

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Dodge is partnering with Whipple on the super-charged version coming out. They're going to call it the Challenger Whipple-snapper..
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Old 05-08-2012, 05:12 AM   #13
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that hurts but :l augh:
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Old 05-08-2012, 05:15 AM   #14
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thanks, yours is a monster for sure. I'm trying to get closer to your hp #'s with a slightly smaller pulley, but don't envy your torque #'s ( but still badass!) as I can't keep the street rubber planted with 650rw trq, going to be interesting with any trq gains on the smaller pulley....nervous.

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