In May of 1971, Rich Boswell, a Navy sailor with an obsession for anything Mopar, was on a five-day stay at a Veterans Affairs (VA) Hospital. While awaiting a test, Rich perused a copy of the past December issue of Motor Trend magazine. The magazine featured the new 1971 Charger product offerings. The Hemi-equipped Charger piqued Rich’s interest, and at that moment decided that a Charger would be his next Mopar.

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