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

Dodge Snowpocolypse Commercial Spoofs Winter Snow and End of World Epics

Dodge Snowpocalypse Commercial Blizzard

In one of the better non Super Bowl commercials we have seen in quite some time, Dodge spoofs our reaction to one of mother nature’s annual occurrences: winter. Sure parts of the country have experienced records snowfalls, bone-chilling temperatures, and even a blizzard or two (or more). But really, it is the dead of winter and if you live in a cold climate state…aren’t you prepared for it by now? 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

Dodge Viper Cup Series Gears Up for Season II

Dodge Viper Cup ACR-X 2011

Ten races are on tap for the 2011 season of Dodge Viper Cup series, kicking off May 13-15 in Sebring, Fla.
There will be a few changes for the 2011 season – all good. For starters, Dodge Motorsports has reduced entry fees from $1400 to $800 per race. Making it even more practical to rent, borrow or steal a Viper for the weekend just to go racing. Continue reading

Deck the Halls with Mopar Gifts & Accessories…Fa la la la la, la la la la

Santa Dodge Viper

Any day is a good day to holiday shop for that gearhead or other automotive enthusiast in your life. And, the fine folks at Mopar have put together a David Letterman-esque “Top 10 list of Holiday Gift Ideas” for the Dodge buff on your shopping list. .. They even have Mopar mints for Santa. Continue reading

National Automotive History Collection picks Camaro as the most Future Collectible Car of 2010

2011 Chevrolet Camaro

How many times have we wished we had wad of disposable cash back in the mid 1970’s to gobble of all the 1960’s muscle cars that found their way onto used car lots: HEMIs, Shelbys, Vettes, and Camaro’s that your dad’s buddies traded in for a Vega or Pinto and case of Bud.

Well, the National Automotive History Collection try to pick current year models that everyone well wish they had hung onto in 2035. This year’s crystal ball pegs the 2010 Chevrolet Camaro as the most Future Collectible Car of 2010. 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

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