Get Adobe Flash player

JEWELRY FOR THE OTHER LOVE OF YOUR LIFE CHROME HURST STUNNER WITH GOLD ACCENTS EXCLUSIVELY FROM MR. NORMS MRNORMS.COM MRNORMS.COM 7606126365 7606126365

IN THIS ISSUE Cover Story Hurst heritage GSS Challenger, Two Titans of Performance Join Forces Again .................................. 6 Mr. Norms Event Schedule.......... 35 Editors Page Road Trip .

EDITORIAL STAFF Publisher and Founder MR. NORM Editor LARRY WEINER Editorial Assistant DEBBIE WEINER Contributors LINDA MANDALAS HOWARD BENJAMIN TOSHI AKATSUKA MARV HERBERT STEVE TEMPLE DEALER SALES

URST Hurst. The iconic name thats known for the finest shifters in the world, and some of the most sophisticated and seductively attractive muscle cars ever built. Earning a solid reputation for what

9

Yes, were talking about none other than the asphalt shredding Dodge ABody terror, the 1968 Mr. Norms GSS 440 MCode Dart. In the fall of 67, hot off of his success creating the 383 GSS Dart the previou

What youre looking at here is pure Hellcat DNA. The left inner headlight center plug has been removed and a Hellcat intake tube has taken its place, feeding a Hellcat air box. The result is an additio

The rear of the Hurst Heritage GSS Challenger makes just as strong a statement as it does at the front. There is a consistent design theme, right down to the raised ends of the Mr. Norms GSS Speedway

infusing it with a healthy dose of Hurst DNA by incorporating the latest Hurst products in the build, complemented by a matching infusion of Mr. Norms parts and accessories. The culmination of these e

The GSS Speedway Rear Spoiler smoothly integrates kickups that are intersected by the Hurst Gold stripe. The unmistakable Hurst Equipped badge hints at the vehicle upgrades while acknowledging its sta

One look at the Hurst Heritage GSS Challenger and you know that this is one nononsense Mopar muscle car. When it comes to sheer attitude, this babys got it in spades. Heres lookin at you sweetheart

The highly bolstered Recaro style front buckets and rear seat are swathed in soft, supple Katzkin Tuscany leather. The top surfaces of the seats are covered in pearl leather, accented with contrasting

HURS

LEFT Rolling stock consists of Hurst Stunner wheels mounted on BF Goodrich GForce Sport Comp 2 directional ZRated rubber. And not just any Stunners, but a set that has been triple chrome plated, with

The Hurst Heritage GSS was born to be driven. Here it is in action, doing what it does best, blazin down the highway. Somewhere, George Hurst is smiling.

URST The Hurst Heritage GSS Challenger started life as a plain white wrapper. THE HURST HERITAGE GSS The Hurst Heritage GSS started life as a Challenger RT Scat Pack in a box stock plain white wrapp

TOP LEFT RIGHT Interior before and after. The talented artisans at Katzkin completely transformed the seats from ordinary to extraordinary. RIGHT, BOTTOM LEFT RIGHT Since the Challenger was equipped

URST ABOVE The stock Hurst Stunner wheel in Anthracite is nice, but chrome plated with the fill in between the spokes painted in Hurst Gold is simply stunning

ABOVE LEFT The Challenger in the paint booth with the Hurst Gold applied. ABOVE Getting close. On the lift, ready to install the Speedway Front Splitter. BELOW The original rendering by Ben Hermance

IN 1968, MR. NORM TEAMED UP WITH HURST TO BUILD THE LEGENDARY GSS 440 DART. TODAY, HISTORY REPEATS ITSELF, AS MR. NORM AND HURST HAVE JOINED FORCES ONCE AGAIN, THIS TIME TO CREATE THE 2015 HURST HERIT

LIKE PAST HURST VEHICLES, THE HURST HERITAGE GSS IS A LIMITED EDITION. ONLY 50 SERIAL NUMBERED VEHICLES WILL BE BUILT FOR 2015. THE HURST HERITAGE GSS IS DESIGNED FOR 0815 CHALLENGERS. FIRST IN THE L

HURST HERITAGE GSS CHALLENGER INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING EQUIPMENT EXTERIOR HURST Heritage GSS Challenger Custom Painted Graphics and Stripes Challenger SRT8 Functional Cool Air Hood Mr.

HURST HERITAGE GSS OPTIONS SPEEDWAY FRONT SPLITTER W ADJUSTABLE HEIM JOINTS 392 HEMI ROCKER COVERS CUSTOM PAINTED

THE HURST HERITAGE GSS CHALLENGER OFFERS YOU FOUR WHEEL FINISHES HURST STUNNER MACHINED W ANTHRACITE ACCENT HURST STUNNER MACHINED W BLACK ACCENT HURST STUNNER IN SHOW CHROME HURST STUNNER IN SHOW

CALL 7606126365 TODAY TO ORDER YOUR HURST HERITAGE GSS CHALLENGER THE HURST HERITAGE GSS CHALLENGER IS OFFERED BY MR. NORMS PERFORMANCE

MR. NORMS 2015 EVENT SCHEDULE Mopars at the Strip Cinco de Mopar Carlisle Chrysler Nationals Belvedere Mopar Happening Muscle Car Beach Mopar Festival at Great Lakes Dragaway Mopar Nationals Mopar Fes

Editor This photo of the Hurst Heritage GSS Challenger was taken as soon as it was completed on Tuesday afternoon.

s Page ROAD TRIP The Ultimate Coming Out Party for the New Hurst Heritage GSS Story and Photos by Larry Weiner The MoPower Cruise To Mopars at the Strip EDITORS NOTE he headline and cover of this i

The MoPower Kickoff party at Earnhardts in Gilbert, Arizona was loaded with cool Mopars like this bright orange 1968 Road Runner that made the trip all the way from Minnesota. The period correct Keyst

And none too soon, so we can get in a quick photo session before the sun sets to chronicle the completion of what started out as a bone stock, Bright White 2015 Challenger RT Scat Pack a scant two wee

miles on this great looking homage to the legendary Hurst vehicles of the sixties and seventies. Leaving just after the morning rush, we took the 15 Freeway north. The traffic was light and moved at a

We arrived at Earnhardts Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram dealership for the MoPower Kickoff Party at 830 AM with the Hurst Heritage GSS and it quickly drew a crowd. This was the first time it had been seen

1971 Hemi Cuda Convertible with a Shaker Hood was a highly desirable muscle car when new.....and still is This beautifully restored 1947 Plymouth Special De Luxe Club Coupe was on display in the show

new bridge. In what seemed like no time flat, we were in Las Vegas and heading to the Cannery, the host hotel for Mopars at the Strip. The MoPower Cruise was great fun. It gave us a chance to hook up

The Hurst Heritage GSS Challenger looked right at home among all of the vintage and late model Mopars on display at the lunch stop. After lunch, we were more than ready for the final leg of the MoPowe

GOING FULL CIRCLE From GSS 440 Darts to Hurst Heritage GSS Challengers Photos courtesy of the Mr. Norms Collection Mr. N ith the introduction of the 2015 Hurst Heritage GSS Challenger that is the su

Norms Corner The 1968 440 GSS Dart was the ultimate pocket rocket of its time, long before the saying was popular. Built for Grand Spaulding Dodge by Hurst, they were the car to beat on the street an

This ad for the 68 GSS 440 Dart ran in Car Craft magazine regularly in 1968. The choice for manual transmission shifters was a real nobrainer. Hurst had the finest product on the market and it was wh

49

This is one of the ads we ran for the 1968 Hemi Dart Super Stock. Hurst built these Darts at the direction of Chrysler. The Hemi Dart dominated Super Stock, and Grand Spaulding Dodge sold the majority

Detroit for a show and tell with Dodge. I wanted to convince their engineers that the 440 big block fit with no problem and could easily be produced. Dodge Vice President Bob McCurry looked over the c

Our relationship with Hurst has come full circle since they built the 1968 440 GSS Darts for us. Today, we are working with them on the new 2015 Hurst Heritage GSS Challenger, a modern muscle car that

Here is your chance to relive Muscle Car history

NO BUY YOUR NEW DODGE Call the Mr. Norms Ho Weve got em, c Factory stock and Mr. Norms Dodge Giant inventory of Challenger Supercharaged 5.7 and 6.4 He We can install Mr. Norm packages a Mr. Norm

OW MR. NORM E FROM otline 760 6126365 come n get em All vehicles delivered through Bosak Performance by Mr. Norm Broker es and Rams for immediate delivery. r and Charger RTs and SRT8s emi Challen

Charter Sponsors Bosak Motors 3111 W. Lincoln Hwy.,Rt. 30 Merrillville, IN 46410 8885071403, ask for Mr. J Crystal Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram 1005 S. Suncoast Blvd. Homosassa, FL 34448 3525632277 Steve

THRILLS, NOT FRILLS Call Today For a Dealer Near You 888.445.5226 USCATERHAM.com Superformance LLC 6 Autry Irvine CA 92618 superformance.com uscaterham.com 9499001950

Seven New Jeep For 49th Annual E

Easter Jeep Safari Concept Vehicles Text and Photos Courtesy of FCA

S even new, capable and fun Jeep concept vehicles featuring a host of Mopar and Jeep Performance Parts available to consumers are set to conquer the trails of Moab, Utah, at the 49th annual Easter

LEFT Jeep Renegade Desert Hawk Concept The newest Jeep SUV built for the ultimate desert adventure. INSET ABOVE The Renegade Desert Hawk has been outfitted with Mopar Katzkin leather seat covers. Bra

The Jeep Grand Cherokee Overlander Concept was built to meet the demands of lengthy wilderness treks. Firestone NDT military tires. The minimalist interior features lowbacked bench seats in the first

selection of Mopar and Jeep Performance Parts for the ultimate desert adventure. The Desert Tan exterior features a Jeep Performance Parts body decal, a topographical hood decal that depicts the Fins

Jeep Cherokee Canyon Trail Concept, a true off road vehicle that features elevated capability with undercarriage armor and extra traction. plates, as well as concept 17inch painted wheels with BF Goo

Jeep Wrangler Africa Concept The ultimate Wrangler for backcountry and overland expeditions. The interior stands out along with the exterior with embroidered black and red Mopar Katzkin leather seats

MAKE YOUR CAR A PART OF MR. NORMS HISTORY RACERS NET FOR THE MR. NORMS KENNE BELL 2.8L SUPERCHARGER KIT IS 6995.00 PLUS SHIPPING ADD 300.00 FOR LIQUID COOLED 600.00 FOR POLISHED KIT Note No disc

MR. NORMS KENNE BELL SUPERCHARGERS

CALL MR. NORMS AT 8137896179 FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO ORDER THE MR. NORMS KENNE BELL SUPERCHARGER

Artists S Spotlight on No Louder Thunder features one of the ultimate warbirds, a WWII B17 Flying Fortress, as it dwarfs the 32 Ford highboy and 1940 Ford DeLuxe that are racing each other side by si

Showcase n Tom Fritz Story by Larry Weiner Images Courtesy of Tom Fritz

S ome people know early on what they want to be when they grow up. For others, its part of the process of going through life that enables them to find their true calling. In the case of Tom Fritz, ou

77

art, and at the same time began doing some freelance art work. Among the companies he worked for was Filmation, a company that produced animation and liveaction programming for television. After gradu

Nitro fed blown Hemi powered front motor digger carries the front wheels as it blows off the slicks, while the zoomies provide an outlet for the white hot exhaust in Punctuating the Soundtrack. ly ac

Tom was commissioned by the United States Post Office to create a series of stamps to commemorate legendary American muscle cars. Among those he created is the NASCAR inspired wing car, the 1969 Dodge

Grabbin Gears captures two legendary 34 Fords. Pete Chapouris in The California Kid in the left lane is running just ahead of good friend Jim Jake Jacobs canary yellow coupe with its distinctive nose,

With a clean green blub in the near lane, a jet black 41 Willys BGasser leaves hard, pulling the wheels in OverTorquing Insanity. RIGHT This painting by Tom of a fully dressed blown and injected Hemi

Desert Zephyr captures a man and machine in a time and place much different than today. With his WWII era goggles pulled up over his leather helmet, he contemplates a run on the Muroc dry lakes in his

A brand new jet black 1950 Mercury coupe with a pair of Appletons goes toe to toe against a Deuce highboy with built flathead in Evening Riders. Wanna guess who the winner will be Tom captures the un

Feelin The Belts Here, Tom puts you right in front of the action in an intense closeup of this AAFuel Dragster on the big end just after the driver has pulled the chute. 86

87

SECOND IN THE LIMTED EDITION SERIES Like the Mr. Norms 50th Anniversary GSS Challenger, the GSS Hall of Fame is a Limited Edition. Only 50 Serial Numbered Vehicles will be built. The Hall of Fame is

MR. NORMS GSS HALL OF FAME EDITION INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING EQUIPMENT EXTERIOR Mr. Norms GSS Tip of the Spear Split Side Stripes Mr. Norms GSS Hood Graphic Mr. Norms GSS 1971 Hemi Challenger

Shown with Optional Super Stock Hood and Speedway Front Splitter w Adjustable Heim Joints CHASSIS Note On cars equipped with Self Leveling or Nivomat rear shocks will need to be replaced with

MR. NORMS GSS HALL OF FAME EDITION CHALLENGER OFFERS YOUR CHOICE OF THREE WHEEL FINISHES Milanni Gloss Black Mirror Machined Face Standard Milanni Satin Black Standard Milanni Phantom Chrome Option

MR. NORMS GSS HALL OF FAME OPTIONS MR. NORMS KENNE BELL SUPERCHARGER FOR 2008 2014 5.7, 6.1, 6.4 HEMI ENGINES 2.8L TWIN SCREW SUPERCHARGER POLISHED LIQUID COOLED SHOWN IN PHOTOS CHOICES MR. NOR

SPEEDWAY FRONT SPLITTER W FUNCTIONAL HEIM JOINTS MR. NORMS GSS BILLET ALUMINUM STRUT TOWER BRACE MR. NORMS SIGNATURE CARBON FIBER SHOCK TOWER COVERS MR. NORMS SIGNATURE CARBON FIBER FUSE BOX CO

August 15 16 2015 n th wi ar is c before July 115 to be eligible to win this 1966 Plymouth Barracuda preregister your 1990 or older Mopar Engine blow 5050 draws Door prizes Silent auction Spectato

5 es Clinic istration prize is a 1966 Plymouth Barracuda, draw for a ar Money, engine blows each day, 5050 draws each day Over 1,600 Mopars expected

Women Personalizing Your Vehicle ...Your Way Parts and Accessories That Can Make Driving Safer and More Fun I By Linda Mandalas n todays, world everyone wants to have it all. And for women and the

s World Tamara personalized her Plum Crazy Charger SRT8 with graphics and Hurst custom wheels. These are just some of the things that you can do to make your vehicle really yours.

With that thought in mind, Im sure that all of you ladies out there have an ideal or even a list of all the Gizmos and Gadgets, along with parts and accessories that you have either purchased or are t

Car Escape Tools come in different shapes and sizes. Whats important is that in an emergency, they can literally be a life saver. is another small item that can be stored in the trunk. It can be inv

Sun Visor Organizer Not Just For Lipstick Anymore We can prevent our car from becoming overrun with clutter by using a sun visor organizer. This car accessory attaches to the sun visor, making it an

Go ahead and make a statement on your vehicle. Its ok to do and a personalized license plate frame is an easy way to do it. License Plate Frame Security Devices License plate frames easily attach t

Why You Should Use Car Accessories Our automobile is an expensive investment, and by purchasing the right accessories we can keep our vehicles looking great, prevent ourselves from becoming stranded

Items like a custom grille, a Shaker hood, hood pins, and graphics can set your car apart from an ordinary stocker. They let everyone know that its not only yours, but that youve given it a unique cus

SEMA Show Special, Part I NOVEMBER DECEMBER 2014 Bonneville Record Breakers Without Breaking the Bank

YOUR SOURCE FOR The Latest Specialty Component Vehicles CuttingEdge Design and Technology Tech Tips HowTo Installs Road Trips In Radical Rides Show And Event Coverage Engine And Drivetrain Fe

West Coas

st Report A Show Thats Much More Than The Name Implies Temecula Rod Run

Cherry 1961 Chrysler Newport was tastefully customized. It sported a chrome tubular grille, flames, Appleton spotlights and a great in the weeds stance. Story and Photos by Larry Weiner S pring has

Absolutely gorgeous 1970 Challenger TA would have been right at home in the show judging tent at the Carlisle Chrysler Nationals. Early fifties Dodge fire truck was restored to perfection, right down

Clean 1930 DeSoto 3window coupe was for sale. A mild street rod rolling on vintage Cragar SS mags, sans bumpers and with an unchopped top. Dare to be different street we spotted a Vitamin C 1969 A12

1970 Road Runner almost looked a sleeper until you looked under the Air Grabber equipped hood where a 426 Hemi lay in wait for the call to duty. Dare to be different Rare Rambler Marlin was in mint c

Almost no car show is complete without a General Lee Charger. The Hollywood display at the Temecula Rod Run had a beauty. Check out Barney Fife looking out the window of the 1963 Ford Galaxie police c

There were several bands playing at the Temecula Rod Run. The music ranged from rock and roll to country and western, depending upon the group and was another way for everyone attending the event to t

Nice 1971 Demon was loaded with gofast goodies. Lift off hood, Weld Pro Star wheels, a big Auto Meter Tach on the dash and lots of Mopar accessories under the hood make this not only a real looker, bu

122 92

WWW.MRNORMS.COM

News You AllMopar Dodge Funny Car Final Capps Snaps Up Win at NHRA Gaternationals Story and Photos Courtesy of FCA Communications R on Capps proved it again the 2015 Mopar Dodge Charger RT NHRA Fun

Can Use Parts and Customer Care. The new Moparpowered Funny Car package looks strong this year, and we look forward to seeing the Don Schumacher Racing drivers contend for more wins and another champi

Don Schumacher Racing driver, Matt Hagan won the first two NHRA national titles of the season aboard the brand new 2015 Mopar Express Lane Dodge Charger RT prior to the Gatornationals. things in the

at the first two events. We just kind of missed it out there and maybe were trying a little too hard, but when youre racing someone like Alexis DeJoria you know theyre going to go up there and give it

E delbrock is excited to release its new dualquad intake manifold for HEMI engines. These DualQuad HEMI intake manifolds are intended for use with Mopar Gen II 196471 426572 HEMI engines operating in

MOPARFEST 2015

M oparfest, Canadas largest all Mopar event will be celebrating our 36th Anniversary this year in New Hamburg Ontario. As in previous years, Moparfest will held on the 3rd weekend of August. The date

on the grounds with their registered vehicle on Saturday are in on this draw. Of course Ted and Mike Woods of Wellington Motors will still have their annual Cruise Night on Saturday evening back at th

Insurance Coverages Available

ANSWER THIS QUESTION AND WIN A GRAND SPAULDING DODGE DECKLID EMBLEM MR. NORMS CONTEST THE BUCKINGHAMS PLAYING AT A MR. NORMS SPORT CLUB PARTY QUESTION WHAT YEAR WAS THIS PHOTO TAKEN TO ENTER, GO TO

But Wait Th Mopars at the Strip Bigger and Better than Ever Story and Photos by Larry Weiner

heres More Mopars stretches almost as far as the eye could see this year at Mopars at the Strip. These EBodies are just a sampling of the great cars that were at the three day event.

Hemi Orange 1969 A12 Six Pack Super Bee glowed under the Las Vegas sun. B igger and Better are some of the most overworked buzz words that weve ever heard. Often times, their use by Mad Men marketin

in this issue, we arrived at Mopars at the Strip Friday morning ready for another excellent show, just as in past years. But there was no way that we were prepared for what we saw when we arrived at t

B5 Blue 1968 Coronet Super Bee with a 335 horsepower 383. This Super Bee was nicely restored and an excellent example of the kind of real world muscle cars most enthusiasts owned in the 1960s. The sw

number this year. In fact, the show car field was packed to the gills on Saturday. Sure, there were lots of really nice Challengers, Chargers, Coronets, Road Runners and Cudas, but what we really enjo

Photographers in the Dodge exhibit shot video and stills of the new 2015 Hurst Heritage GSS Challenger that debuted at Mopars at the Strip. On the stage is the host of the exhibit, Steve Magnante, wel

The Hurst Hemi Under Glass Barracuda was on display in front of Bob Riggles tent. An iconic race car thats known worldwide. Hemi Under Glass Barracuda. Bob was busy all weekend signing autographs and

Out on the track, two altereds prepare to do battle. The staging lanes were jam packed with muscle cars for the Pony Wars competition. It was predictable that Challengers, Chargers and Magnums would

The vehicles chosen for the show at the Cannery were all outstanding, and this 1962 Chrysler 300H with a dual quad Cross Ram was a perfect example. 138

The Legend and the Prodigy. The Hurst Hemi Under Glass and the Hurst Heritage GSS Challenger share a moment. There was a big crowd watching these two cars being photographed together and they knew tha

With its Super Stock hood, the Mr. Norms GSS Hall of Fame Edition Challenger looked like it was ready to race. With the 6.4 Hemi under that big scoop, it certainly had the power to back it up. bler S

The Hurst Heritage GSS Challenger was among those vehicles chosen for the Cannery Show. When was the last time you saw a NASCAR inspired Plymouth Volare Kit Car This primo example was on the show fie

Stunning, simply stunning. One of Virgil Exners finest designs from his time at Chrysler. This 1959 DeSoto Adventurer convertible was breathtakingly beautiful and illustrates just how great the vehicl

Buy a 20 raffle ticket and a chance for you to 20th Anniversary MKIII By Powered by 20 Raffle Ticket Drawing is June 27, 2015 At The London Cobra Show in London, Ohio Purchase ticket by scanning QR

Most Powerful, Biggest, Baddest, Best Looki Kenne Bell combines size, efficiency, lower parasitic losses an BILLET 4x6 ROTOR TWIN SCREW COOLER OPERATION No manifold or intercooler covers to hide hea

SUPERCHARGER KITS ing, Highest HP Potential . . . . and COOLEST nd Liquid Cooling optional for more HP and greater potential 0810 6.1, 5.7 MAMMOTH 2.8 POLISHED 1114 6.4 MAMMOTH 2.8 BLACK Patented

Share