The early 1970s oil crisis saw sales of muscle cars and other gas-guzzlers wane while smaller, compact cars gained popularity. Learn more about 1970s cars in this section.
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The 1970-1974 Dodge Challenger is one of today's hottest newer collectibles, but it was too late to be much of a challenger in its day. Read the story of the car that seemed like a good idea in 1966, only to arrive just as a unique era was at an end.

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