Posts Tagged ‘Dodge’

Dodge Introduces 2015 Challenger SRT Hellcat

May
22

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT was revealed at the New York Auto Show a month ago. Now the model is getting supercharged with the 600 horsepower 6.2-liter V-8 HEMI Hellcat engine. The Hellcat model also includes racing-inspired interior and new technologies. The new V-8 unit can be mated with a 6-speed manual transmission or the available TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic one.

Challenger SRT models also get a power boost to the standard 392 HEMI V-8 powerplant which now delivers up to 485 (357 kW) and 644 Nm (475 lb.-ft) of torque. The unit can be coupled with the aforementioned transmissions. The Challenger Hellcat comes standard with two key fobs in red and black. The red key fob unlocks the full horsepower and torque potential of the muscle car, while the black key fob limits the driver to a reduced engine output.

2015 Dodge Charger Revealed

Apr
25

2015 Dodge Charger made its official appearance at the New York Auto Show next to the 2015 Challenger. The Charger is the only four-door muscle vehicle available on the market. It comes enhanced for the new model year and also is intended to celebrate Dodge’s 100th anniversary. The car is equipped with 300 horsepower V-6 eingine mated to the TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission. In addition, almost every exterior element of the model was reculpted. The handling was also improved. New are the exclusive LED lights at the front and rear.

Another engine option is specifically prepared for R/T trim – the 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 engine. The powerful unit utilizes the TorqueFlite electronic eight-speed automatic transmission. With it, it produces up to 370 horsepower (272 kW) and 535 Nm (395 lb.-ft.) of torque.

2015 Dodge Challenger Debuts In New York

Apr
23

2015 Dodge Challenger was unveiled at the New York Auto Show. It showcased its Scat Pack 6.4-liter HEMI V-8 enigne which produces 485 horsepower (357 kW) and 644 Nm (475 lb.-ft.) of torque. The unit is matched with a six-speed manual transmission or a TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission. The car is also equipped with Brembo brakes and 20-by-9-inch aluminum wheels. The car sports 1971-inspired design in terms of both interior and exterior. However, it also includes new split grille, more pronounced and functional power bulge hood, LED halo headlamps and LED tail lamps.

Inside, the new Challenger includes 1971-inspired high-sill center console and driver-focused instrument panel, aluminum bezels and 14 interior color and trim options, including throwback Houndstooth premium cloth, Radar Red, or Pearl and Alcantara suede and leather high-performance seats. In addition, the eight-speed automatic transmission delivers world-class precision and fuel efficiency, along with Sport mode and paddle-shifting capabilities for enhanced performance and an improvement in fuel economy.

Dodge Teases 2015 Challenger And Charger

Apr
08

2015 Dodge Challenger and 2015 Dodge Charger will be revealed at the New York Auto Show on 17th of April. The introduction of both vehicles obviously comes to celebrate Dodge brand’s 100th anniversary this summer. The first car was inspired by the classic Challenger that was and still is an iconic muscle car. What is more, the brand has revealed that both models are new from the inside out for 2015 and are driven by new powertrain combination.

In addition, the world’s most-successful, four-door muscle car – 2015 Dodge Charger – will also make a debut at the stage at the Jacob Javits Center in New York. For the new model year the Charger has received a full-body makeover with nearly every single body panel being resculpted.

Sold Out In One Day: 2014 Mopar Dodge Challenger Limited Edition

Apr
04

2014 Mopar Dodge Challenger Limited Edition is the rarest limited-production Dodge offered up to date. It has just been released in dealerships around the United States and has been already sold out. In fact, the vehicle is produced in only 100 examples, which clearly shows that Mopar-modified vehicles are preferred by customers who want to express more individuality.

This limited edition is based on the Dodge Challenger R/T Shaker, but offers Mopar’s enhancements, two exterior color options and three Mopar Blue stripe options. Precisely, the vehicle is powered by a 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 engine hidden under the unique Satin Black Shaker hood scoop.

Mopar Reveals Dodge Dart Pro Stock Class Vehicle

Mar
17

Mopar’s newest Pro Stock class vehicle – the Dodge Dart, had its public debut at the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) Gatornationals this weekend. The car is joining the Dodge Charger R/T in the Funny Car class and the Dodge Challenger in Sportsman competition, and was developed on a virtual platform with the help of the production-based technology and tools used for street vehicles.

Furthermore, the Dodge Dart race car design was eventually tested and validated with the aerodynamic wind tunnel. Then it made its first test runs at Bradenton Motorsports Park prior to arriving in Gainesville for the third national event on the NHRA Mello Yello Drag racing season schedule.

Pininfarina Designs 2015 Dodge Stealth Concept

Feb
24

This 2015 Dodge Stealth Concept that we are presenting now is actually designed by the popular FIAT partner Pininfarina S.p.A. Being only in a form of a concept, it was disclosed that this Dodge will offer some decent power hidden under its hood.

Precisely it is rumored that the vehicle will be equipped with a twin-turbo V-6 engine with all-wheel-drive. The design of the model however, revokes the Dodge Stealth of the 1990s, because it is visible that the car is closer to the original car.

2014 SRT Satin Vapor Editions Unveiled At Chicago Auto Show

Feb
07

Chrysler Group’s SRT brand is expanding its MY2014 vehicle lineup with the addition of three new Satin Vapor Editions. The vehicles to get the treatment are the Chrysler 300 SRT, Dodge Challenger SRT and Dodge Charger SRT. The models are currently exhibited at the Chicago Auto Show. Every Satin Vapor Edition package is specifically created to fit the individual design and personality of each featured SRT model.

2014 Chrysler 300 SRT Satin Vapor Edition sports 20-inch by-9-inch forged-aluminum split five-spoke wheels that are finished in Black Satin Vapor Chrome. Other features here are the Satin Black mirrors, Satin Black spoiler, grey 6.4-liter HEMI badge, Satin Black roof and red Brembo calipers. The choice of exterior paint colors includes Bright White, Billet Silver and Granite Crystal. There is also an optional black body stripe available.

2014 Dodge Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Sets fuel Economy Record Of 28 MPG Highway

Feb
05

2014 Dodge Ram 1500 EcoDiesel has recorded a 28-mpg rating from the EPA, which makes it the best highway-cycle test result ever achieved by a full-size half-ton pickup. What is more, this rating also exceeds the EPA highway rating for the top-ranked small pickup.

Last year, the truck scored 25 mpg highway, equipped with a 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 gasoline engine. EcoDiesel is the first and only advanced-technology turbo-diesel offering in the half-ton pickup segment. Next to its superior fuel economy, it also delivers peak torque of 420 lb.-ft. (569 Nm).

2014 Dodge Journey Crossroad With Official Premiere In Chicago

Feb
03

Chicago Auto Show will mark the debut of the brand new 2014 Dodge Journey Crossroad. The vehicle is a new three-row, seven-passenger crossover which has been enhanced in terms of design and capabilities for the new model year.

To be more precise, what is new in terms of exterior features is the new front fascia with a Platinum Chrome accent and Gloss Black grille and fog lamp surrounds. Platinum Chrome has been also added to the roof rails. The new Journey also will sport unique extended side sills, black headlamp bezels, Gloss Black tail lamp bezels and a new lower rear fascia finished also in Platinum Chrome and a “Crossroad” badge on the tailgate.