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  Dodge (Додж) - Каталог автомобилей - автосалон АСМОТО Екатеринбург
Легковая программа Dodge полностью копирует таковые от Chrysler и Plymouth, зато внедорожники фирмы выпускаются лишь под одной маркой.
Dodge Caravan, переднеприводный минивэн с поперечно расположенным двигателем, появился в модельной программе Chrysler в 1984 году и произвел настоящую революцию на автомобильном рынке.
Двухместное переднеприводное купе Dodge Avenger впервые было представлено зимой 1994, дебютировало одновременно с Chrysler Sebring и является его конструктивным аналогом.
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 Dodge - Wikicars
Dodge Brothers helped finance the start of the Ford Motor Company as well as manufacturing parts for early Fords, to Ford and the Dodge Brothers mutual financial benefit.
Dodge would not return to the UK until the introduction of the Neon, branded as a Chrysler Neon, in the mid 1990s.
Dodge is attempting to change this with the introduction of the new Dodge Charger.
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  Dodge - NASCAR on Wiki
Dodge Brothers helped finance the start of the Ford Motor Company as well as manufacturing parts for early Fords, to Ford and the Dodge Brothers mutual financial benefit.
Dodge would not return to the UK until the introduction of the Dodge Neon SRT-4, branded as a Chrysler Neon, in the mid 1990s.
Dodge is attempting to change this with the introduction of the new Dodge Charger and the forthcoming Dodge Challenger.
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 Clickabove.com
Dodge is a brand name of automobiles and light to heavy-duty trucks, marketed by the German-American-based DaimlerChrysler AG from 1928 to the present.
Dodge is attempting to change this with the introduction of the new Dodge Charger.
Dodge Conquest (1983 - 1986, rebadged Mitsubishi Starion)
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 The Dodge Brothers - The Men, the Motor Cars, and the Legacy - Charles K. Hyde   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
The Dodge Brothers automobile carried on their names even after their untimely deaths in 1920, with the company then remaining in the hands of their widows until its sale in 1925 to New York bankers and subsequent purchase in 1928 by Walter Chrysler.
The Dodge nameplate has endured, but despite their achievements and their critical role in the early success of Henry Ford, John and Horace Dodge are usually overlooked in histories of the early automotive industry.
Hyde puts the Dodge brothers’ lives and accomplishments in perspective by indicating their long-term influence, which has continued long after their deaths.
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 History of Dodge Brothers
When Dodge Brothers Inc. was sold to Dillon, Read and Co. in 1925 for 146 million dollars, it was the largest cash transaction that had ever occurred.
The Dodge Brothers were well known and highly respected in the automotive industry because of the work they had done for Ford, Oldsmobile, and other leading auto manufacturers.
Dodge Brothers Company entered into an agreement with the Graham Brothers Company in 1921 whereby the Grahams would manufacture one and 1 1/2-ton trucks from mechanical parts supplied by Dodge and with cabs and bodies manufactured in the Graham's plants.
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 Dodge Parts - Dodge Accessories - Partstrain.com
Dodge, however, also has sedans and other small cars aside from their big trucks.
The original Dodge Company founded in 1901 by John Francis Dodge and Horace Elgin Dodge was the Dodge Brothers Bicycle & Machine Factory.
In 1914, the Dodge Brothers started their own company and produced cars similar to the Ford Model T. During the war, the company first manufactured their trucks, which were first used by the American army, and later sold commercially.
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 Dodge Power Giants
In 1928 Chrysler purchased Dodge Brothers Inc. Prior to this, Dodge Brother built trucks with both the Dodge and the Graham Brothers name plate due to a partnership between Dodge and Graham.
Dodge Power Giant Era Trucks were produced between 1957 and 1960, introducing many of the standard innovations that we see in today's trucks.
Dodge had always built a superior 4x4, but with the introduction of the W-series four wheel drives, you could have the same go-any-where capabilities with the good looks of the conventional cab trucks.
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 How Chrysler bought Dodge Brothers
Dodge Brothers was one of the stronger manufacturers, having started as a machine shop making engines for curved-dash Oldsmobiles and most of the assembly of the earliest Fords on a subcontracting basis before building the cars bearing their own names in 1914.
Dodge management under Dillon, Reed went on to buy out the Graham brothers in 1926 (who went on to Paige-Detroit, renaming it Graham-Paige) and consolidate all truck manufacture under the Dodge Brothers name.
Dodge had an enormous plant complex in Hamtramck, Michigan (known as "Dodge Main" until the day it was torn down in 1980), with its own foundry, hospital, and even its own telephone exchange.
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 Dodge - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dodge is a brand name of automobiles and light to heavy-duty trucks.
In 1925, the Dodge Brothers Company was purchased by Dillon, Read and Company for US$148 million, said to be the largest cash transaction in history up to that time.
Dodge would not return to the UK until the introduction of the Dodge Neon SRT-4, branded as a Chrysler Neon, in the mid 1990s.
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 Dodge Brothers Biography | Encyclopedia of World Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
The Dodge brothers, John Francis (1864-1920) and Horace Elgin (1868-1920), were among the earliest and most successful automotive pioneers of the twentieth century.
Both brothers were heavy drinkers, prone to belligerence when under the influence of alcohol, and they had a reputation in the city saloons for aggressive behavior.
The Dodge brothers left behind them two tremendous fortunes that caused much family squabbling, a legacy of contributions to the city of Detroit, and a reputation for making solid, dependable cars and trucks that survives to this day.
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 Dodge Brothers Motor Cars
While the story of Dodge Brothers is the story of a dynamic partnership formed by John and Horace Dodge, John Dodge's personal legacy continued on with the many accomplishments of his second wife, Matilda Rausch Dodge Wilson, including the creation of Meadow Brook Hall and, eventually, Oakland University.
Dodge Brothers Motors, unique in the history of automotive industry, was essential to its rise and to the success of the early Ford Motor Company.
Within a few years, the Dodge brothers would establish themselves as one the largest suppliers of automobile parts and build a reputation for quality production that would last well beyond the brothers' untimely deaths in 1920.
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 Dodge - TvWiki, the free encyclopedia
Dodge is a brand name of automobiles and light to heavy-duty trucks, marketed by the German-based DaimlerChrysler AG from 1901 to the present.
In 1920 the Dodge Brothers both passed of pneumonia and their widows turned down $16 million for the Dodge Brothers company, deciding to run it themselves instead, which they did so, and very profitably.
Dodge is attempting to change this with the introduction of the new Dodge Charger.
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 Dodge - Research All Models and Prices - MSN Autos
Dodge was founded by John and Horace Dodge, who began manufacturing bicycles in 1899.
In 1910 the Dodge brothers set out to become the biggest auto parts manufacturers, and in 1914 they unveiled the first Dodge car.
Dodge cars and trucks became known for their ruggedness, and in 1928 Dodge was purchased by the Chrysler Corporation.
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 The Dodge Family
The Dodge brothers, John and Horace, were born in Niles, Michigan in 1864 and 1868, respectively.
While Dodge heirs maintain residences in the area, the passing of the first and second generations of the "auto" Dodges and their great estates have sadly contributed to the end of another era in the Pointes.
Anna Dodge was considered to potentially be the richest women in the world with a daily income of $40,000.
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 Dodge Power Club History of Dodge Ram page 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
From the first Dodge Brothers automobile in 1914, the Dodge brothers' durability and quality earned their company a strong reputation and good sales.
Along with the new name, Dodge began to use the industry-standard rating system, calling its half-ton pickups the D100 (today, Ford uses that numbering system, while GM and Dodge have inflated their numbers to 1500, 2500, and 3500).
Dodge management only authorized 50 trucks could be built with the 426 Street Wedge High Performance Package — this is according to Bruce Thomas of the Walter P. Chrysler Museum and former Dodge truck engineer.
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 Car club cruises into TC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Attendees at the Dodge Brothers Car Club came from around the nation and Canada, driving or towing their beloved vehicles to Traverse City for the event.
The feud between them over Ford stock given to the Dodge Brothers in lieu of payment generated a landmark stockholder's ruling by the United States Supreme Court that set a precedent in effect today.
Some of the parts needed to restore Dodge Brothers cars are readily available — the gathering in Traverse City featured an informal marketplace — but most others have to be custom made.
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 Brief history of the Dodge Brothers and Henry Ford
It is little known, however, that the Dodge Brothers of Detroit, Michigan, are in many ways responsible for Ford’s success, which eventually led to their own success in the automotive industry, and made for the brothers a vast personal fortune.
The Dodge Brothers name was synonymous with quality, and the announcement that they would build their car was as important and as great as the announcement of the Comstock Lode.
The Dodge Brothers and Henry Ford are also a good example of tweamwork, as they laid the groundwork for the modern car and set the example for the modern car manufacturer to follow.
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 Dodge at AllExperts
Dodge Brothers helped finance the start of the Ford Motor Company as well as manufacturing parts for early Fords, to Ford and the Dodge Brothers mutual financial benefit.
Dodge would not return to the UK until the introduction of the Neon, branded as a Chrysler Neon, in the mid 1990s.
Dodge is attempting to change this with the introduction of the new Dodge Charger and the forthcoming Dodge Challenger.
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 Mrs. Dodge and the regal Rose Terrace
The Dodge brothers who amassed the family wealth, John and Horace Sr., were born in Niles, Mich., in the 1860s.
The profits from this venture enabled the brothers to acquire their own machine shop and in 1903 they met Henry Ford, who was so impressed with their talents he convinced them to go to work for him.
By 1920 the brothers were wealthy enough to provide their families with any worldly possession they desired, and both men began spending lavishly.
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 Dodge History - Edmunds.com
Two brothers, Horace and John Dodge, began the Dodge Brothers Motor Vehicle company in 1914, after having worked as manufacturers of bicycles and automotive parts.
Dodge cars and trucks were used as staff vehicles and ambulances in World War I. Dodge was briefly owned by a banking firm and subsequently sold by its new owner to the Chrysler Corporation in 1928.
Dodge's muscle car was based on the Coronet platform, and featured a fastback roofline, hidden headlamps and a full-width taillamp panel.
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 Car club cruises into TC
Attendees at the Dodge Brothers Car Club came from around the nation and Canada, driving or towing their beloved vehicles to Traverse City for the event.
The feud between them over Ford stock given to the Dodge Brothers in lieu of payment generated a landmark stockholder's ruling by the United States Supreme Court that set a precedent in effect today.
Some of the parts needed to restore Dodge Brothers cars are readily available — the gathering in Traverse City featured an informal marketplace — but most others have to be custom made.
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 PickupTruck.Com: Segment Two: 1929 to 1932 Early Chrysler Pickups
It was the Dodge Brothers' practice to begin their new model year on July 1.
The largest 1929 Dodge truck was a big, powerful three-ton which featured a 241 cubic inch, 78 horsepower six cylinder with a heavy duty 4-speed transmission and 4-wheel hydraulic brakes.
The 208 cubic inch, 63 horsepower Dodge six was standard for one-ton trucks and the 241 cubic inch engine was standard for 1 1/2, two, and three-ton trucks.
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 Promotex Online - The Dodge Boys
Dodges were already using a 12-volt electrical system and Horace Dodge had developed an oven system to bake the enamel onto the steel body, which improved the durability of the finish.
In 1925, the Dodge Brothers Motor Company was sold to Dillon Reed and Company, a New York investment firm, for $146 million, at that time, the largest cash transaction in the history of the automobile industry.
Dodge has always been a special brand to me. It was my first contact with the automobile industry as well as the place where my Dad worked, a source of pride in itself.
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 2007 Dodge Trucks - Get performance, safety, and fuel economy info on Dodge Nitro, Charger, Ram, Challenger, and ...
In 1901, when the Dodge brothers (John Francis Dodge and Horace Elgin Dodge) moved their Bicycle & Machine Factory to Detroit, Michigan, they probably didn't know they would one day be one of the best known American car makers.
Twelve years later, the brothers opened the Dodge Brothers Motor Vehicle company, and selected 50 dealers to represent their line, based on applications received from around the country.
The 2007 Dodge Magnum is comfortable and powerful, but it's also fairly fuel efficient, especially for a wagon, with the base model offering 17mpg city/25 highway, and the R/T equipped with an engine that allows up to 30mpg.
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 MHH - Hollywood For A Day - Dodge City, Kansas
Along with the Dodge Citizens, railroad bigwigs saw in the premier an opportunity for favorable publicity as the film stressed the importance of the Santa Fe railroad to the development and livelihood of the west.
Accompanying the stars would be Warner Brothers' executives, photographers, cameramen, members of the publicity department, members of the national press corps, Santa Fe officials, in addition to horses, trick ropers, and stunt men.
In addition to the Warner Brothers Special and the New York press train, a third train, the Kansas City Special, arriving ahead of the California train, transported additional officials from Kansas City and the state capital, dignitaries, and governor of Kansas and his wife, Mr.
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 Dodge Trucks - History & The Legacy of Dodge Trucks   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
The Dodge brothers (John and Horace) got their start making parts for Ford and other makers.
From the first Dodge Brothers automobile in 1914, the Dodge brothers' durability and quality earned their company a strong reputation and good sales.
The dodge diesel truck had four wheel hydraulic brakes, a significant safety feature by no means standard on competing pickups, but standard across Chrysler Corporation vehicles.
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 Dodge Brothers Club - Official Web Page of the Dodge Brothers Club
DODGE BROTHERS CLUB©,INC. Founded 1983 Incorporated 1986 For the research and preservation of Dodge Brothers Motor Vehicles and Graham Brothers Commercial Vehicles 1914-1938 DODGE BROTHERS CLUB NEWS© Dodge Brothers Club News ISSN 10600817 is published bi-monthly.
The Dodge Brothers Club Is Invited to Enjoy Preferred-Club Parking at the Meadow Brook Concours d'Elegance, Sunday, August 5, 2007!
We have reserved a row to park Dodge Brothers cars that gives us a great view of the tractor parade.
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 Welcome to the Dodge Pilothouse Truck Club
Personally tested by the Dodges, their products were advertised as "dependable." Dodge owners boasted of "dependability" and put a new word into common use.
A bighorn ram was among the animals sculptor Avard Fairbanks proposed for a Dodge symbol in 1932.
The Dodge Brothers' special relationship with the military began in 1915 when the Army ordered touring vehicles that proved rugged enough for Army use.
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