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MOPAR, SRT and HEMI: what it all means

Monday, July 20th, 2015
What does MOPAR stand for?

What does MOPAR stand for?

If you’re in the process of purchasing a vehicle, you’ve probably heard a few odd terms floating around the auto-universe. Especially if you’re searching for a vehicle in the FCA-realm (we’ll tell you what that means too), you’re going to hear a few words that may sound like nonsense. In order to help you understand the auto-world’s lingo, we’re here to answer the question: What does MOPAR stand for? We’ll also cover a few terms you may not be overly familiar with.

First, the term FCA refers to Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. Of course, there are other brands that fall underneath that category (that aren’t represented by the name). Dodge, Ram and Jeep are also apart of the FCA-segment, as well as the SRT-powered vehicles that we’re about to give you a bit of insight on. The term MOPAR represents the FCA’s parts, and it simply stands for Motor Parts! (more…)