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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...

3 months ago  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...

5 months ago  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...

10 months ago  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...

1 year ago  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...

1 year ago  Vehicles Bud Kleppe