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2008 Dodge Challenger Concept

2008 Dodge Challenger Concept

OK, so what's the big idea? That a gigantic car company can take the same basic front engine/rear drive/Hemi-powered 2+2 they made some 40 years ago and IMPROVE upon it? Big Friggin' Deal! This particular concept, while other car-makers are showing hybrids, fuel cell, hydrogen, clean Bluetec and TDI diesel and all other manner of high-mileage and FUN cars, is possibly the biggest single insult to the American motoring public seen in some time. DCX should get on their knees and apologize to America ... And it is no wonder that European DCX stockholders want Chrysler OUT of the equation ... If this is the best they can come up with for the 21st century, I agree, unfortunately and sadly ... Maybe we SHOULD simply let Chrysler drown in their debt and their incredibly large amount of '05 and '06 cars and trucks still on dealer's lots (for which dealers are suing the company, by the way) ...

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