Mopar holds the title for some of the best car paint names extant, with most of its all-time hits coming during the late-’60s and early-’70s muscle-car period. In recent years, Dodge has revived several such colors for its Charger and Challenger models, with Plum Crazy (purple), B5 Blue (self-explanatory), … read more
It might not officially be the fastest family hauler in the land, but it must be close. John Hennessey has turned his sights to the Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat sedan with a new twin-turbo package that cranks up the power 1,032 horsepower at 6,500 rpm.
Because, well, the stock Charger SRT Hellcat‘s 707 … read more
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
Digital Trend has named the 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat the winner of the car section in its Best Product of 2015 awards
While the rest of the automotive industry is moving forward with high-tech hybrids and self-driving cars, Dodge is keeping it old school—and it looks like it’s working for … read more
Because a big fastback coupe was needed. If the 1950s was a time when American automakers liked nothing more than to push the design boundaries, then the 1960s was when wicked cool styling and ridiculous amounts of horsepower came together. Gas was cheap, the Baby Boomers liked to drive fast, and the … read more
The Dodge Durango was one of five FCA US vehicles to be named the Most Loved Vehicles in America Fiat Chrysler is spreading the love. The Italian-American carmaker recently had five models appear on the Strategic Vision Most Loved Vehicles in America, and I have to say—I’m not surprised.
The Fiat … read more
Dodge would like you to remember, as you look through the countless aftermarket examples of its cars that will turn up to SEMA, that there are also quite a few Mopar options for customizing your Charger. Even though an argument could be made that optioning your Charger with Mopar accessories doesn’t … read more
Imperial Dodge Chargers have entered the city. Imperial Dodge Chargers have entered the city. Uber, the disruption-oriented car service, teamed up with Hot Wheels, the disruption-oriented small carmaking service, and unleashed a fleet of Dodge Chargers to offer free rides to Uber users. The occasion … read more
Professor Loco, or John Hennessey as he prefers to be called, is at it again. This time he’s turned his tuning wrenches on the Dodge Challenger and Charger SRT Hellcat twins to give the cars a much-needed (?) shot of power. These cars come from the factory with a supercharged 6.2-liter V-8 engine that … read more
The next-generation Dodge Charger will look similar to the 1999 Dodge Charger concept car, which is pictured here Photo: Automotive News
You might think what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, but sometimes, that’s just not true. Earlier this week, Fiat Chrysler dealers from across the country gathered … read more