Although Plymouth, which was split off from Chrysler in 2001, is no longer a competitive player

 it was once one of the most important manufacturers in the globe as well as in America. 

The brand was once intended to be an affordable alternative to well-known brands like Ford and Chevy.

It's easy to argue, however, that the Plymouth brand expanded much beyond that,

considering the number of vehicles that have transcended time to become legends.

The business produced a broad range of outstanding muscle cars over its long existence,