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September 18, 2014

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Rated at 22 MPG Highway

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT with the HEMI Hellcat engine

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

Dodge Challenger

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?

2015 Dodge Charger

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

2014 Viper SRT

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

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat

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

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat

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

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat

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]

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat

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!

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat

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

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat

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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2015 Dodge Charger Revealed with a Dramatic New Face

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Toyota isn't the only automaker that's revealing a significantly reworked sedan at the New York Auto Show. Dodge has unveiled the revised 2015 Dodge Charger, which has been extensively reworked with new front and rear fascias, an updated interior and a new eight-speed automatic transmission.

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April 7, 2014

2015 Dodge Charger Teased Ahead of its Debut at the New York Auto Show

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Following this morning's announcement that the new 2015 Dodge Challenger and Charger are going to debut this month at the New York Auto Show, Dodge has released a teaser of the 2015 Charger.

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2015 Dodge Charger and Challenger Announced for NY

2015 Dodge Challenger Teaser

The New York Auto Show is almost here and this year Dodge is going to unveil the new 2015 Dodge Charger and Challenger at the show.

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April 3, 2014

Ram "Black Package" Debuts for the Ram Heavy Duty Pickups

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Following the success of the Ram 1500 Black Express package, Ram has now unveiled a new blacked out package (Black Package) for the Ram Heavy Duty pickups.

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April 2, 2014

Dodge Avenger Successor May be a Rear-Wheel-Drive Sedan

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With the arrival of the 2015 Chrysler 200, Chrysler has officially said goodbye to its counterpart, the Dodge Avenger. With the Avenger now gone from the Dodge lineup, Chrysler may be working on a new midsize rear-wheel-drive sedan that could fill the Avenger's spot.

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April 1, 2014

Jeep Teases Two Concepts for the 2014 Moab Easer Jeep Safari

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Jeep has released two teasers of two concepts that it is bringing to the upcoming Easter Jeep Safari that takes place in Moab, Utah, April 12-20. The Jeep Wrangler MOJO and the Jeep Cherokee Dakar are two of the six new vehicles that will head to Moab.

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March 27, 2014

2015 Chrysler 200 Gets Up to 36 MPG

2015 Chrysler 200

Chrysler has released all the fuel economy specs for the all-new 2015 Chrysler 200. When it's equipped with the 184-hp 2.4L four-cylinder, the Chrysler 200 is rated at 36 mpg on the highway, which is a five mpg improvement over the old 200.

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March 14, 2014

2015 Jeep Renegade Pricing to Start at $18,595?

2015 Jeep Renegade - Website

The 2015 Jeep Renegade small SUV was only unveiled a few weeks ago in Geneva and even though it's not expected to arrive in the U.S. until early next year, Jeep may have already released the initial pricing. A quick Google search for the 2015 Renegade reveals that the Renegade is going to start at $18,595 according to Jeep's website, the "as shown" price for the Renegade Trailhawk model is listed at $25,895.

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March 13, 2014

2014 Dodge Journey SE V6 AWD Model Announced

2014 Dodge Journey SE AWD

Dodge has announced that the 2014 Dodge Journey SE is now available with the 3.6L V6 and all-wheel-drive and starts at $24,895. The Dodge Journey SE V-6 AWD makes all-wheel drive more accessible within the Journey lineup by $1,800 compared to the SXT model.

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March 6, 2014

Jeep Grand Wagoneer Will be Jeep's Next Introduction

2015 Jeep Renegade

Now that Jeep has taken the wraps off the 2015 Jeep Renegade small SUV, the next step is for Jeep to focus on the other end of its lineup, by introducing a model above the Grand Cherokee. The new model is set to bring back the Grand Wagoneer name.

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March 3, 2014

2015 Jeep Renegade: More Photos Crawl Out Ahead of its Debut Tomorrow

2015 Jeep Renegade

Following the first round of photo leaks of Jeep's new baby Renegade SUV, we now have even more photos of the 2015 Renegade, which is scheduled to debut tomorrow in Geneva.

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March 2, 2014

2015 Jeep Renegade: Jeep's Small SUV Leaks Ahead of its Debut in Geneva

2015 Jeep Renegade Leak

We're just a few days away from the kick off of the 2014 Geneva Motor Show and although Jeep hasn't announced what it's bringing to the show, photos of the 2015 Jeep Renegade have leaked online.

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February 23, 2014

Say Goodbye to the Chrysler 200 Convertible, Chrysler Isn't Making a New One

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Chrysler unveiled the all-new 2015 Chrysler 200 sedan last month in Detroit and we've already learned that Chrysler has no plans to make a new Dodge Avenger. Now it's been revealed that the Chrysler 200 convertible has been axed as well.

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February 19, 2014

2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel: Ram Gets Over 8,000 Orders in Three Days

2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel

Between February 7th and February 10th, Ram Truck reportedly received more than 8,000 orders for the2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel, which quickly accounted for more than 50 percent of the total order mix during that time. The more than 8,000 orders also filled the initial allocation of the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel.

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