I’m deep inside the Santa Monica Mountains at this point, with Hellcat’s rapid-fire eight-speed automatic transmission locked down in third-gear. This allows us to modulate the Hellcat’s Saturn V-like thrust through its entire torque band. Spin it from 2,000 to 6,000 rpm – it’s enough to get … read more
Some things just aren’t for sale. It’s one of the most famous American muscle cars of all time, and also one of the rarest. We’re referring to the 1970 Dodge Hemi Challenger R/T, powered by the 426 Hemi and mated to a four-speed manual. In fact, only 137 of these cars have this engine-transmission … read more
You can’t make this stuff up. A man in Pensacola, Florida, nearly destroyed an office building with his Dodge Challenger back on Dec 20 because he was trying to time travel. Seriously, that’s what the guy behind the wheel told cops when they arrived on the scene. Unfortunately life isn’t like the … read more
With the arrival of the new year, it also means the departure of vehicles we used to know. Automakers are shedding their old skin, slipping into something more appropriate, and hoping to take the sales crown. These 16 cars just didn’t make the cut. Dodge Grand Caravan
$22,095 The minivan died with … read more
This week’s episode of Petrolicious proves that cars really can become part of the family. Focusing on a 1970 Dodge Hemi Challenger R/T owned by Juan Escalante, the video details this musclecar’s more than 40-year history with the Escalante family. As one of only 137 1970 Challenger R/T models with … read more
Seventy-five years ago, on December 29, 1940, Franklin Delano Roosevelt gave his famous “Arsenal of Democracy” speech to the American people, urging them to stand behind the Allied powers who had not yet fallen under the German boot. Not to set off across the seas to vanquish the Nazis—that would … read more
Chrysler and Dodge have a long and often odd history in the racing realm. Throughout the years, the company has gone from winning championships to pulling out of motorsports altogether on multiple occasions. The latest give-and-take came last year after Dodge and SRT Racing won the now Weathertech Sportscar … read more
Fiat-Chrysler is recalling 412,938 Jeep and Dodge SUVs to fix potential electrical fires and power steering failures, the automaker said over the Christmas holiday.
Owners of 2011-2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango models received recall notices in July 2014 that their headliners could catch … read more
Ever wanted a LEGO Dodge Viper? You can help make it possible.
As part of the LEGO Ideas program, this Dodge Viper creation replicates the iconic American supercar while measuring 15.75-inches long, 7-inches wide and 4.5-inches tall. The creator of the project doesn’t have an exact count of how many … read more
Two separate issues pose risk of fire in four different models Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has announced a major recall of four vehicles from the Dodge and Jeep brands to address wiring issues that could pose a fire risk, the company announced. Specifically, FCA plans to recall 352,831 Jeep Grand Cherokees … read more