When it comes to cars, what we love and drive is often a combination of nature and nurture. At least that was the case for Jay Sprecker of Farmer City, Illinois. With the exception of a single Rambler that was gone by the time he started driving in the early 1970s, the Sprecker family had a long series of Chrysler products. He learned to drive on his Dad’s 1968 Polara and just a few years later managed to get his hands on a 1971 383 Challenger.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2009/08/10/building-a-hemi