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Old 11-25-2011, 12:40 PM
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The Poly was something of a cost-cutting measure, being as how the Hemi was a complicated bit o' work to manufacture and assemble, plus it made for a wide engine at the top end and was heavy.

To answer these issues, the Poly was introduced. The design actually isn't a bad one, IMHO.

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