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A12 vs. 1320

2 min read

Ever since coming into the Mopar fold, I’ve had a soft spot for that odd car that was released in 1969.  Well, to be accurate, 1969.5.  I...

9/5/2019 12:00 PM  Showcase Bud Kleppe

Bud Kleppe standing in front of Mopars in the Park sign

New Beginnings

11 min read

The biggest all-Mopar® vehicle show in the Midwest, Mopars in the Park, just completed its 35th annual event at a brand-new location. Changing loca...

6/21/2019 7:21 AM  Events Video Bud Kleppe

Close up of screws drilled throughout tire making an ice drag radial

Drag Racing on Ice?

4 min read

Here in the frozen tundra of Minnesota and Wisconsin, it doesn’t take long before you have to find something to do during the long winter months. M...

2/15/2019 12:29 PM  Racing Bud Kleppe

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Roadkill Rumble

8 min read

If you’ve read my previous story about my first experience at Roadkill Nights, you’d know I was pretty excited to attend. Well, when the invite cam...

8/21/2018 1:22 PM  Events Bud Kleppe

Red Dodge Viper

Viper Obsession

3 min read

The Dodge Viper is the car that made me a Mopar® man. Before I dive into this car, a little backstory on me and my fascination with the Viper. I wa...

7/31/2018 1:00 PM  Owners + Clubs Bud Kleppe