Hey Charger!


“Hey Charger!” was Valiant’s famous catch cry of for the Valiant Charger in the 1970s

The Australian automotive industry in the 1970s was renowned for locally made muscle cars – there was the legendary Holden Monaro and the V8 Ford Falcon GT. There was also the American designed VH Valiant Charger a two door brute that came in a variety of loud colours and was often powered a HEMI six or height.

Chrysler also developed the catchy “Hey Charger!” to help fuel a marketing campaign for the brute. Existing examples of Valiant Chargers are considered collector’s items.

The founding father of The Motoring Guru, Matt has been a lifelong car enthusiast and a passionate writer. Back in 2013 when The Motoring Guru was first launched, Matt wanted to combine his two passions whilst offering readers sound motoring advice.