Dodge Challenger R/T Classic and SRT8 are Green with Envy

2011 Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 Green with Envy

The expanding muscle car market is going to be “Green With Envy” as the Dodge brand today announced a first-time, limited production run of the 2011 Dodge Challenger R/T Classic and SRT8® 392 models featuring Green With Envy exterior color. Besides the Sublime new color the 2011 Challenger R/T and SRT8 feature a  new performance sport-tuned suspension with rail-like handling, more power from the 5.7-liter and 6.1-liter HEMI V-8 power plants. Continue reading

Jeep registers 1,000,000th Fan on Facebook

Jeep Wrangler Facebook

Jeep becomes the first automaker to have over 1,000,000 fans on Facebook. -But a few prestigious muscle car models have even more followers than the whole Jeep brand.

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Volkswagen’s “The Force” Named Most Effective Super Bowl Ad… Camaro’s “Miss Evelyn” Most Watched

Miss Evelyn Camaro Super Bowl Commercial

According to Nielsen, Chevrolet’s sultry school teacher “Miss Evelyn” and the Camaro made history during Super Bowl XLV was the most-watched television advertisement of all time. Volkswagen’s lovable Darth Vader in “The Force” was the most effective automotive spot to air during the Super Bowl. Continue reading

2012 Dodge Charger SRT8 Delivers Modern Performance And Old School Power

2012 Dodge Charger SRT8 Grille
Our biggest complaint with the current generation Dodge Charger has been the that is both underpowered and overweight.  A middle-aged four door once muscle cars that had been redesigned as a full size family sedan. Ralph Gilles, President and CEO, Dodge Brand has gone about changing our minds by launching the 2012 Dodge Charger SRT8  with a 6.4 Liter HEMI shoved under the hood and 465 horsepower and 465 lb.-ft. of torque. 0-60 you ask? Sub 5 seconds! Continue reading

Mopar Introduces 2011 Challenger Drag Pak for NHRA Stock Eliminator and Super Stock

This One Has a V-10 and is Race-ready!
  • Mopar® Challenger V-10 Drag Pak built for sanctioned NHRA Stock and Super Stock configurations
  • Priced at $85,512, Mopar to build 70 serialized units
  • Production starts 1Q 2011, applications available now at local Dodge dealerships or at http://www.mopar.com
  • Past Mopar Challenger Drag Pak model-year programs sold out (2009 and 2010)

October 1, 2010 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – Racers rejoice. Mopar® is dropping a V-10 into the iconic Dodge Challenger.

The new race-only V-10 powered rear-wheel drive 2011 Mopar Challenger Drag Pak features an 8.4-liter 512 cubic-inch engine with a 2-speed automatic transmission. Mopar will showcase its new drag car this evening at the Dodge Viper Owner’s Invitational in Salt Lake City. The vehicle will then make its way to the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show in Las Vegas from Nov. 2-5, and the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) show in Orlando from Dec. 9-11. Continue reading

Chrysler taps news licensing company to handle Jeep and Chrysler brands

2011 Chrysler Foundation brand logos

Auburn Hills, Mich. – Chrysler Group LLC announced today that it has named The Licensing Company (TLC) as its new worldwide licensing agency for the Chrysler and Jeep®brands. This new appointment has been made to ensure greater global brand alignment and significant international growth during the next phase of its existing programs. Continue reading

V-8 Pony Car Drag Race! 2011 Mustang GT vs 2010 Camaro SS vs 2010 Dodge Challenger SRT8

Mustang vs Camaro vs Challenger

Motor Trend TV puts three epic V8 Pony Car contenders to the test: the 2011 Ford Mustang GT, 2010 Chevrolet Camaro SS and 2010 Dodge Challenger SRT8. With more than 1200 heart stopping horsepower the trio dukes it out to see just who is the 1/4 mile king. Video After the jump! Continue reading