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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

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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 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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March 13, 2014

2014 Dodge Journey SE V6 AWD Model Announced

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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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February 6, 2014

SRT Unveils 2014 Satin Vapor 300, Challenger and Charger Editions

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Chrysler's SRT brand has unveiled new SRT Vapor Editions of the 2014 Chrysler 300 SRT, Dodge Challenger SRT and Dodge Charger SRT. The new Satin Vapor Editions debuted today at the Chicago Auto Show.

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January 31, 2014

2014 Dodge Journey Crossroad to Debut Next Week in Chicago

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Dodge has announced the release of a new Journey model, the 2014 Dodge Journey Crossroad, which will be unveiled next week at the Chicago Auto Show. The new Journey Crossroad gives the crossover a more rugged appearance with new front and rear fascias, side sills and 19-inch aluminum wheels.

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January 17, 2014

It's Official! The Dodge Avenger Finally Goes Away

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This week Chrysler took the wraps off the all-new 2015 Chrysler 200 at the Detroit Auto Show, so what does that mean for the Dodge Avenger? Chrysler has reported that it plans to remove duplicate vehicles from its lineup and that means that the Avenger is finally going away.

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January 7, 2014

Dodge Adds a Blacktop Package to the 2014 Dodge Dart SXT

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Dodge is adding the 2014 Dodge Dart to the list of models that are available with its unique Blacktop package. The 2014 Dodge Dart Blacktop package is going to debut next week at the Detroit Auto Show and adds Gloss Black wheels, special exterior paint colors, Gloss Black painted split-crosshair grille with Gloss Black matching grille surround, darkened headlamp bezels, as well as some unique Blacktop interior touches.

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November 6, 2013

Chrysler Unveils the 2014 Challenger R/T Shaker and Mopar '14 Challenger at SEMA

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Chrysler has unveiled the new 2014 Challenger R/T Shaker and Mopar '14 Challenger at the SEMA show in Las Vegas. The 2014 Challenger R/T Shaker is a throwback to the original 1970 Challenger R/T with the Shaker hood.

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October 30, 2013

Chrysler Unveils Its Mopar-Modified Lineup for the 2013 SEMA Show

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Chrysler is going to unveil twenty customized vehicles at the upcoming SEMA show in Las Vegas. The Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram, SRT, and Fiat vehicles will be customized with Mopar parts and accessories. Chrysler has revealed five of the vehicles that will debut at the show.

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October 16, 2013

Chrysler Gives a Sneak Peek of the New Mopar '14

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Chrysler has released an image of its new limited-edition Mopar '14, is based on the Dodge Challenger and will debut at next month's SEMA show in Las Vegas. "Our new Mopar '14 will instantly resonate with enthusiasts," said Pietro Gorlier, President and CEO of Mopar, Chrysler Group LLC's service, parts and customer-care brand. "This limited-edition ride is for muscle-car fans who love high octane and customizable performance."

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October 9, 2013

Chrysler Plans 20 Mopar-Modified Vehicles for SEMA

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Chrysler is going to unveil 20 Mopar-modified Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram, Fiat and SRT vehicles at the SEMA show next month. Chrysler has released some early sketches of four of the vehicles and in addition, the automaker will highlight Jeep Performance Parts developed by its newly created Mopar Off-Road Division at the show.

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October 8, 2013

Dodge Taps Ron Burgundy to Promote the 2014 Durango

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Dodge has announced a new advertising campaign for the 2014 Dodge Durango, which also promotes Anchorman 2. The movie's legendary news anchor "Ron Burgundy" is now the new face of the new 2014 Dodge Durango.

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September 5, 2013

Chrysler Celebrates the 30th Anniversary of the Town & Country and Dodge Grand Caravan Minivans

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Chrysler is celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Chrysler Town & Country and Dodge Grand Caravan, which started the minivan segment back in 1983. Since 1983, Chrysler has sold 13 million minivans.

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August 14, 2013

2014 Dodge Durango Starts at $29,795

2014 Dodge Durango

Dodge has announced the pricing for the refreshed 2014 Dodge Durango, which starts at $29,795. The 2014 Durango gets a long list of updates, including updated styling and a new eight-speed automatic transmission.

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August 7, 2013

Chrysler-Fiat Place a Higher Priority on Diesel and Turbocharged Engines than EVs

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Chrysler and Fiat currently only offer one electrified model in the US, the California only Fiat 500e. If you're hoping for more hybrid and electric models from Chrysler, unfortunately it won't happen anytime soon. Bob Lee, head of Fiat and Chrysler global powertrain recently stated that there are no plans to invest in electrified powertrains until consumers are willing to pay for the technology.

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July 25, 2013

Chrysler Extends the Lives of the Avenger, Grand Caravan and Wrangler

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The Detroit News is reporting that Chrysler is going to extend the lives of the current Dodge Avenger, Grand Caravan and Jeep Wrangler. The new report is a big change from the earlier product plan.

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June 13, 2013

Limited-Edition 2013 Mopar '13 Dart Arrives This Summer and Starts at $25,485

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If you're looking for a bit more attitude from the Dodge Dart, Chrysler has announced that the limited-edition 2013 Mopar '13 Dart will arrive this summer, starting at $25,485. The Mopar '13 Dart is painted in Pitch Black with a Mopar blue racing stripe that runs from the nose to the tail. Inside, the seats are covered in Katzkin leather. The driver's seat is Mopar blue with black accents while the rest of the seats are black with blue accents.

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May 20, 2013

Next-Gen Dodge Challenger to Get Supercharged Hellcat V8

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According to sources Chrysler is currently working on a new supercharged HEMI V8, code-named Hellcat for the Dodge Challenger. The 6.2L supercharged engine will give the Challenger what it needs to compete with the Camaro ZL1 and the Ford Shelby GT500.

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May 15, 2013

Dodge Releases New 2013 Dodge Dart Special Edition Packages

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Dodge has announced that two new 2013 Dodge Dart "Special Edition" packages and a new Rallye Appearance Group are available. The new packages are available on Dart SXT and Limited models, combine features and content both exclusive to the segment and most frequently ordered by Dart customers.

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March 29, 2013

2014 Dodge Durango Debuts in NYC With an 8-Speed Transmission and Updated Styling

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Dodge has unveiled the updated 2014 Dodge Durango at the New York Auto Show. In addition to updates to its exterior styling, the new Durango also gets a new eight-speed transmission and a long list of new technologies.

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March 27, 2013

2013 Dodge Charger SRT8 392 Appearance Package Announced

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Chrysler's SRT brand has announced the introduction of the new 392 appearance package for the Dodge Charger SRT8. The limited edition package adds custom-designed gloss black "392 HEMI" fender badges with a charcoal grey metallic insert, a power bulge hood with the center portion painted in black, a black roof and side mirrors, 20-inch black wheels and a black rear spoiler.

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March 26, 2013

Here's Another Look at the 2014 Dodge Durango Before its Debut in NYC

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Dodge is going to unveil a refreshed version of the 2014 Dodge Durango SUV this week at the New York Auto Show. In anticipation for the SUV's debut, Dodge has released these teaser photos, which give you a clue into the updates that we will see at the show.

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March 22, 2013

2014 Dodge Durango Teased Before it Takes the Stage in New York

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Dodge has released a teaser photo of the new 2014 Dodge Durango ahead of its debut next week in New York. From the single teaser photo its clear that the new Durango will get taillights that are similar to the Dart and Charger models. Dodge also says that the new Durango will "deliver state-of-the-art technology in both form and function."

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March 12, 2013

Chrysler Slows Minivan Production Due to Slipping Sales

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Chrysler is slowing production of its Chrysler Town & Country and Dodge Grand Caravan minivans due to slowing sales. Combined sales of the two minivans are down 15 percent so far this year, although most of the decline is due to a 26 percent drop in Grand Caravan sales.

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February 19, 2013

Refreshed 2014 Dodge Durango Production Kicks Off in May

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Chrysler hasn't unveiled the 2014 Dodge Durango, but according to the guys over at Allpar, the refreshed 2014 Durango is going to enter into production in May, with the first units arriving in June.

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February 9, 2013

2013 Dodge Challenger R/T and Challenger SRT8 392 Get New Colors

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Dodge Challenger fans will be happy to hear the news that Dodge has added two iconic colors to the list of available colors for the 2013 Dodge Challenger R/T and Challenger SRT8 392 models. Unlocked from the Dodge archive, the return of iconic Plum Crazy and HEMI Orange paint codes answer enthusiasts' desire for the return of more high-impact heritage paint hues. The Challenger R/T and track-ready Challenger SRT8 392 are powered by a HEMI V8 with 375-hp in the Challenger R/T and 470-hp in the Challenger SRT8 392.

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February 7, 2013

Chrysler Expands its 2013 SRT Lineup

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Chrysler's SRT (Street and Racing Technology) brand is expanding its "Core SRT" vehicle strategy from the Charger SRT8 Super Bee and SRT Viper by offering new 2013 "Core" models of the Dodge Challenger SRT8 and Chrysler 300 SRT8. "With exclusive content, including the standard premium 'Ballistic' cloth interior from the new SRT Viper, SRT-tuned sport suspensions and distinctive exterior accents, the new Challenger SRT8 and 300 SRT8 'Core' models are designed and built with the back-to-basics performance driving enthusiast in mind," said Ralph Gilles, President and CEO -- SRT Brand and Motorsports, Chrysler Group LLC.

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February 1, 2013

2013 Dodge Challenger R/T Redline Unveiled Ahead of Its Debut in Chicago

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Chrysler has taken the wraps off the latest version of the Dodge Challenger, the 2013 Dodge Challenger R/T Redline, which is based on the Challenger R/T. It features unique exterior accents, a performance suspension and signature 20-inch Black Chrome wheels with a Redline Red accented lip.

"Building on Challenger's all-time sales record in 2012, the new Challenger R/T Redline fuses our iconic heritage with a one-of-a-kind customized appearance," said Reid Bigland, President and CEO - Dodge Brand. "Featuring unique body-side stripes and black chrome wheels with red accents, the new R/T Redline combines unmatched personalization with the unmistakable performance of the legendary HEMI V-8."

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January 31, 2013

Chrysler Unveils the Mopar '13 Dodge Dart

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Chrysler has introduced the limited-edition Mopar '13 Dart, which is the fourth special-edition Mopar-badged vehicle created since Chrysler partnered with Fiat in 2009. The Mopar 13' Dodge Dart will debut next week at the Chicago Auto Show. Building on the success of the Mopar '10 Challenger, Mopar '11 Charger and the Mopar '12 300, the limited-edition Mopar '13 Dart will be built and customized with Mopar performance parts and accessories. Production for a limited run of 500 units will begin this spring at the company's assembly plant in Belvidere, Ill.

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January 25, 2013

Chrysler Teases the New Mopar '13 Limited-Edition Vehicle Ahead of its Chicago Debut

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Chrysler has released a teaser photo of the upcoming Mopar 13' limited-edition vehicle that is going to debut next month at the 2013 Chicago Auto Show. The Mopar '13 limited-edition vehicle follows the Mopar '10 Dodge Challenger, Mopar '11 Dodge Charger and Mopar '12 Chrysler 300.

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January 8, 2013

2013 Dodge Dart GT Unveiled With 184-HP

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Although Chrysler has yet to unveil an SRT version of the new Dodge Dart, Chrysler has just unveiled the 2013 Dodge Dart GT, that is powered by a 184-hp 2.4L engine and starts at $20,995. The Dodge Dart GT gets its name from the sporty Dart GT model that originally made its debut in 1963 and offered drivers enhanced performance and style, including a heavy-duty suspension that delivered improved ride and handling characteristics.

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January 7, 2013

Chrysler Launches Industry-First Dealer-Activated Navigation System

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Chrysler has announced an industry first navigation system that can be activated by dealers. Buyers that choose to not buy the navigation option at the time they purchase their new Chrysler now have the option of adding it later. Chrysler dealers can activate navigation functions in vehicles equipped with certain Uconnect systems. "Sometimes customers don't realize what they want until they need it," says Marios Zenios, Vice President-Uconnect Systems and Services. "That's fine. We can help. With dealer-activated navigation, we are adopting a 'no-customer-left-behind' attitude."

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December 17, 2012

2013 Dodge Charger AWD Sport Arrives Just in Time for Winter

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Winter is upon us and Dodge has just unveiled the 2013 Dodge Charger AWD Sport, which brings all-wheel-drive, more power and unique styling to the Charger lineup. Building on the success of the rear-wheel drive and blacked-out styled Dodge Charger Blacktop, the new 2013 Dodge Charger AWD Sport gets a Gloss Black split-crosshair grille, Gloss Black accented 19-inch aluminum wheels, steering-wheel mounted paddle shifters with sport-mode, rear spoiler, sport seats and Beats Audio. The 3.6L V6 also gets more power and for buyers that want even more power, the 5.7L V8 is available as well.

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November 26, 2012

2013 Dodge Charger Daytona Set to Debut in LA

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Dodge has announced the introduction of the 2013 Dodge Charger Daytona, which is set to debut this week at the 2012 LA Auto Show. The 2013 Charger Daytona builds upon the Charger R/T and Charger R/T Road & Track trim levels and brings back the unique style of the historic Daytona package.

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November 2, 2012

Dodge Releases 2013 Blacktop Packages for the Avenger, Challenger and Charger

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Dodge has announced the introduction of the 2013 Blacktop packages for the Avenger, Challenger R/T and Charger R/T models. The package includes larger, unique Gloss Black wheels, select exterior paint colors, Gloss Black-painted "split-crosshair" grilles with Gloss Black matching grille surround, darkened headlamp bezels and body-color spoilers, as well as some unique Blacktop interior touches.

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October 12, 2012

Chrysler Has Unveiled its Custom Models for SEMA

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This year's 2012 2012 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show kicks off in Las Vegas on Oct. 30. Chrysler is bringing 24 custom "Mopar-modified" models to the show. Unique Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram, SRT and FIAT brand vehicles outfitted with more than 500 Mopar performance parts and accessories will be on display.

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October 4, 2012

2013 Dodge Dart Aero Gets 41 MPG HWY and Starts at $19,925

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Chrysler has announced the pricing and details for the most fuel-efficient version of the 2013 Dodge Dart, the Dodge Dart Aero. The 2013 Dodge Dart Aero starts at $19,925 and is powered by a 1.4L MultiAir turbocharged four-cylinder with 160 horsepower and gets 41 mpg on the highway when equipped with a six-speed manual (40 MPG with the Dual Dry Clutch Transmission).

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