Tag Archives: Dodge Challenger

Powertrains | June 08 2017

Creating the Dodge Challenger SRT Demon V-8

In the summer of 2015, with car enthusiasts in awe of the performance of the newly introduced supercharged Hellcat V-8 engine (707 horsepower, 650 pounds-feet of torque) in the Dodge Challenger SRT and Charger SRT, FCA Powertrain and Dodge planners began to ponder “what’s next.” Following a route carved by the Dodge Viper ACR as
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Mopar | February 10 2017

Mopar ’17 Dodge Challenger: Catch It While You Can

Take a good look at the Mopar ’17 Dodge Challenger that debuted at the Chicago Auto Show – it could be a long time before you see one again. Why? The special touches applied to this limited-edition model are unique, including a hand-painted two-tone color scheme. Also, the Mopar ’17 Dodge Challenger packs the 485-horsepower
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Mopar | March 30 2016

Mopar Dodge Challenger Drag Pak: 60 to 0

Many performance cars get measured on the run from 0 to 60 mph. The Mopar Dodge Challenger Drag Pak has notched a sales performance metric – 60 to 0. All 60 planned copies of Mopar’s factory-built drag race car for NHRA competition have been ordered by dealers. The total covers 35 Drag Paks equipped with
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Auto Shows | March 09 2016

Love for LX on display at Spring Fest

Love will be on display this weekend in Irvine and Anaheim, California. Love for power. Love for style and heritage. Love for freedom. For the 11th year, fans of the modern-era Dodge Charger, Challenger and Magnum and Chrysler 300 are gathering for the Spring Festival of LXs. We’ll take you there. More on that in
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Motorsports | October 28 2015

Mopar power topples drag race records

Mopar power is battling for the Funny Car championship as the NHRA season nears the finish line with two events left, including this weekend in Las Vegas. But Sportsman drag racers also know that Mopar power is a major force. Case in point: Three new NHRA-certified national records were set by naturally aspirated Mopar Dodge
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