High Performance Mopar was published by Stephen Schneider and the CSK Publishing organization located in either Hackensack or Saddle Brook, New Jersey.
CSK Publishing had numerous other titles in its portfolio including: Vette; High Performance Pontiac; Muscle Cars; Muscle Mustangs & Fast Fords; and, Bracket Racing USA. These titles were sold to Petersen Publishing in the late 1990s, and then were folded into the Primedia empire a year or two later.
High Performance Mopar started in 1987 and went to a bi-monthly schedule (6 times per year). In 1993 it was published 7 times per year.
It was focused on Mopar performance models and covered vintage muscle cars, Mopar drag racing, performance and restoration tips and anything of interest to the Mopar enthusiast.The title was sold to the McMullen Argus Publishing division of K-III Inc. in 1997 as part of a larger transaction. K-III later became Primedia.
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CSK Publishing reported net paid circulation data to Gale Research from 1988 through 1998. In 1990 and 1991, they had average monthly net paid circulation of 7,500 issues. This increased to 9,166 from 1992 through 1998.
A total of 94 issues was published from Spring 1987 through November, 2001 when publishing ceased. All cover images are complete except for Fall '87.