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November 19, 2014

2015 Chrysler 300 Facelift Premieres in LA

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Chrysler has revealed the updated 2015 Chrysler 300, which is having its debut today at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The changes aren't as dramatic as its cousin, the Dodge Charger received, but there are some small tweaks.

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November 14, 2014

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat is On its Way to Dealers

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Dodge has announced that the first batch of 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcats are on their way to dealerships. Dodge has already received more than 4,500 orders for the 707 horsepower Challenger.

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November 11, 2014

2018 Jeep Grand Wagoneer Will Rival Range Rover

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Jeep is finally going to bring back the Grand Wagoneer, which is expected to arrive for the 2018 model year. According to Jeep global brand director Michael Manley the Grand Wagoneer will sit at the top of the Jeep lineup and will rival Range Rover.

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October 24, 2014

2018 Jeep Wrangler Will Not Get a Unibody, Production to Remain in Toledo

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There have been lots of reports about what we can expect from the next-generation Jeep Wrangler, which is expected to arrive in 2017 as a 2018 model. There have been reports about an aluminum body to save weight, but one thing that is going to stay is its body-on-frame layout.

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October 20, 2014

Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Keeps its Name for Now, 2016 May Get Trackhawk Name

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Earlier this year Chrysler announced that the SRT brand was going away and that the name would only be applied to Dodge's high-performance vehicles. But what did that announcement means for the Chrysler 300 and Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT models?

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October 19, 2014

2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Starts at $64,990

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Dodge has announced the pricing for the updated 2015 Dodge Charger, including the one that everyone wants - the 707-hp Charger SRT Hellcat. Pricing for the base Charger SE starts at $28,990, while the Charger SXT starts at $30,990 and the top dog Charger SRT Hellcat will set you back $64,990.

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October 15, 2014

Chrysler Teases its Mopar-Modified 2014 SEMA Lineup

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Chrysler has released a few teasers of its Mopar-modified Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram, and Fiat vehicles headed to this year's SEMA show in Las Vegas.

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October 10, 2014

Jeep May Build SRT Versions of the Cherokee and Renegade

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Jeep may release high-performance SRT versions of the Cherokee and Renegade models, according to comments from Jeep CEO Mike Manley.

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October 7, 2014

Chrysler Trademarks "Trackhawk"- What Does it Mean for Jeep?

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Chrysler has reportedly registered the "Trackhawk" name, which is now raising speculation of what the name could be applied to in the Jeep lineup. Why Jeep? Well it's obviously linked to the Jeep "Trail Rated" off-road tuned models, but could the Trackhawk name be applied to a high performance model?

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October 6, 2014

Chrysler Town & Country Plug-in Hybrid Will Arrive in 2015

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Chrysler is going to release a plug-in hybrid version of the next-generation Chrysler Town & Country minivan late next year, according to CEO Sergio Marchionne.

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October 3, 2014

Next-Gen Jeep Wrangler May Get an Aluminum Body and Turbo Engines

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Jeep is reportedly considering adopting an aluminum body and smaller engines for the next-generation Jeep Wrangler, according to comments from Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne. At the Paris Motor Show, Marchionne revealed that some big changes may be in store for the Wrangler to reduce its weight and improve its fuel efficiency.

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October 2, 2014

Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Red Vapor Limited Edition Debuts in Paris

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Jeep has unveiled the limited edition Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Red Vapor at the Paris Motor Show.

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September 30, 2014

Chrysler Bumps Up Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Production

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Chrysler has been struggling to keep up with demand for the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel and now it's announced plans to boost production of the diesel-powered pickup.

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September 29, 2014

First 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Sells for $825,000!

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The first production 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat was auctioned off this weekend at the Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas 2014 auction where it was auctioned off for a whopping $825,000.

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September 18, 2014

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Rated at 22 MPG Highway

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With 707 horsepower on tap, you'd think that the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat would be a gas hog, but Dodge has just announced that it is rated at 22 mpg on the highway, when it's equipped with the eight-speed automatic.

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September 16, 2014

Restyled 2015 Chrysler 300 Leaked?

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Chrysler is set to unveil the updated 2015 Chrysler 300 at the LA Auto Show in November, but is this our first look at the new sedan?

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September 8, 2014

2015 Dodge Viper Gets Massive $15K Price Cut!

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Dodge has announced that the 2015 Dodge Viper is getting a $15,000 price cut, which brings its starting price down to $84,995 before the destination fee and taxes are applied.

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September 2, 2014

2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Now Packs 475-HP

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The 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT is returning for the new model year and the good news is that it now packs a bit more power. The 2015 Grand Cherokee SRT's 6.4L HEMI V8 now has 475 horsepower and 470 lb-ft. of torque, which is up from 470-hp and 465 lb-ft. in the 2014 model year.

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2015 Dodge Viper SRT Gets New GT and TA 2.0 Versions

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The 2015 Dodge Viper SRT is getting a few updates for the new model year, which includes the addition of a two new versions and a little more horsepower under the hood.

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August 19, 2014

Supercharged Dodge Viper In the Works?

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According to one recent report, Dodge's engineers are currently working on a supercharged Dodge Viper. It's widely known that the Dodge Viper isn't exactly flying out of showrooms and with the arrival of the Charger and Challenger SRT Hellcat models, Viper sales may continue to slide unless Chrysler does something fast.

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August 14, 2014

Dodge Challenger SRT Trans Am Race Car Hits the Track This Weekend

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Chrysler's SRT Motorsports has unveiled a special Dodge Challenger SRT that will compete in the Trans Am Series this weekend.

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August 13, 2014

2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Unveiled, Watch the Live Debut [VIDEO]

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As expected, Dodge has just unveiled the world's most powerful regular-production sedan - the 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat. With the same supercharged 6.2L V8 as the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat, the 707 horsepower sedan is the ultimate Charger.

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August 12, 2014

2015 Chrysler 200 Aces IIHS Small Overlap Safety Test and Earns its Highest Rating

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The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has given the 2015 Chrysler 200 its highest safety rating by naming it a 2014 Top Safety Pick +.

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August 7, 2014

2014 Dodge Durango Blacktop Unveiled

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Chrysler continues to expand its 'Blacktop' package and now it's available on the 2014 Dodge Durango.

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August 1, 2014

2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat to Debut at Woodward?

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It's been widely reported that the 2015 Dodge Charger is the next Chrysler vehicle to get the same 707-hp Hellcat engine as the Challenger SRT Hellcat, but until today we haven't known when it would debut. Dodge CEO Timothy Kuniskis has revealed on Detroit radio station 101 WRIF that Dodge has plans to until a new performance vehicle at the upcoming Woodward Dream Cruise, but he stopped short of stating if it will indeed be the Charger SRT Hellcat.

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July 28, 2014

2015 Dodge Viper Gets Horsepower Bump to 645-HP

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It's being reported that the 2015 Dodge Viper is getting a small horsepower bump to 645 horsepower. Unfortunately that means that the 2015 Viper will not be as powerful as the Challenger SRT Hellcat.

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First 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat to be Auctioned for Charity

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Chrysler has announced that the first production 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat will be auctioned for charity in September with all proceeds benefitting Opportunity Village.

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July 24, 2014

Chrysler 300 SRT's Days Are Numbered, Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT to Stay

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Now that Chrysler has decided to role up the SRT brand under the Dodge badge, what does that mean for the Chrysler 300 SRT and Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT? Originally it was believed that both models would go away, since they are not Dodge vehicles, but at least one of them is expected to stay around.

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July 22, 2014

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Production Limited to 1,200 Units?

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Last week Dodge announced that the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat will start at $59,995, much lower than the Camaro Z/28. Now its being reported that production is going to be limited to 1,200 units.

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July 16, 2014

2015 Dodge Challenger Starts at $26,995, SRT Hellcat Starts at $59,995

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After an earlier leak about the 2015 Challenger's pricing we now have all the official pricing details for the updated Challenger, including the Challenger SRT Hellcat, which starts at $59,995, slightly higher than the earlier report.

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2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Pricing Leaked, Starts at $59,900

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The upcoming 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat will be the most powerful muscle car available, but its pricing will start below the Camaro Z/28. A leaked presentation slide has revealed that the 2015 Challenger SRT Hellcat will start at $59,900.

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July 11, 2014

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Completes Quarter Mile in 11.2 Seconds [VIDEO]

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When Dodge announced that the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat is powered by a 707 horsepower V8, it also stated that it will be the fastest muscle car ever. Dodge has now announced that it has a quarter mile time of 11.2 seconds at 125 mph with stock Pirelli P Zero tires. With drag radials, the run dropped to just 10.8 seconds at 126 mph.

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July 6, 2014

Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Expected This Fall With 707-HP

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Last week we learned that the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat is powered by a 6.2L supercharged engine with an insane 707 horsepower. Now it's being reported that the 2015 Charger is going to get the same engine sometime this fall.

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July 1, 2014

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Officially Packs 707-HP!

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The 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT with the new 6.2L supercharged Hellcat engine is officially the most powerful Muscle Car ever with 707 horsepower and 650 lb-ft. of torque.

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June 26, 2014

2015 Ram ProMaster City is Ready to Take on the Ford Transit Connect

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Chrysler is ready to take on the Ford Transit with its new 2015 Ram ProMaster City. The 2015 ProMaster City is a small van that is based on the Fiat Doblo, with a few modifications, like the Ram signature grille.

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June 24, 2014

2015 Chrysler 200 and Jeep Grand Cherokee Get Stop-Start Technology

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Chrysler has announced that the 2015 Chrysler 200 and Jeep Grand Cherokee will be available with a new engine Stop-Start technology that can improve fuel-economy results by three percent and reduce emissions by up to three percent.

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May 20, 2014

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Debuts With 600-plus Horsepower

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Dodge has unveiled the most powerful Challenger ever - the 2015 Challenger SRT Hellcat. With over 600 horsepower on tap from its supercharged 6.2L Hemi V8, the SRT Hellcat will definitely satisfy Challenger fans.

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May 9, 2014

Next-Gen Jeep Wrangler Could Get Aluminum Body Panels to Cut Weight

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A new report claims that Chrysler may give the next-generation Jeep Wrangler aluminum body panels, in an effort to reduce its weight.

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May 6, 2014

Fiat-Chrysler Five Year Plan Revealed: Dodge Swallows SRT Brand, Maserati Alfieri Approved and Chrysler 100 Announced

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Today Fiat Chrysler Automobiles released the details of its five year business plan, which includes several changes for the Fiat, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, Alfa Romeo, and Maserati brands.

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April 16, 2014

2015 Dodge Challenger Goes Under the Knife to Turn Back the Clock

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Dodge has taken the covers off the 2015 Dodge Challenger and while the changes may be minimal, the changes do bring it closer to the iconic 1971 Challenger that inspires today's model. With an updated exterior, a more modern interior and a new eight speed automatic transmission, the 2015 Challenger is sure to please its diehard fans.

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