CIAS 2015 Show Highlights – 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat

Road-Test.orgCanadian-built and powered by a new, supercharged 6.2-litre HEMI® V8 engine, the 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat is not only the planet’s quickest, fastest and most powerful production sedan, it’s also the most capable and technologically advanced four-door muscle car in North America.

With an output of 707 horsepower, the 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat’s unrivaled four-door performance numbers tell an impressive story, with an NHRA-certified, quarter mile in 11.0 seconds, 0-100 km/h in under 4 seconds and a top speed of 328 km/h. Continue reading, 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat

New 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Is The World’s Quickest, Fastest, Most Powerful Sedan, 2015 Dodge Charger SRT HellcatAugust 13, 2014 , Windsor, Ontario – Dodge is upping its high-performance game again with the unveiling of the new 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat.

The new Charger SRT Hellcat will feature the supercharged 6.2-litre HEMI® Hellcat V8 engine that produces 707 horsepower and 650 lb.-ft. of torque – making it the quickest, fastest, most powerful production sedan in the world, as well as the most capable and technologically advanced four-door muscle car in North America.

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Dodge Debuts New 2015 Challenger at 2014 New York Auto Show

• Offers 470 Horsepower, Track-ready All-new 6.4-litre Scat Pack Model,
• 392 HEMI® Scat Pack Shaker,
• All-new Interior and
• Segment-first Standard TorqueFlite Eight-speed Automatic Transmission

April 17, 2014 – The horsepower wars are alive and thriving, and the Dodge brand shook the foundation of the Jacob Javits Center in New York with the roaring exhaust note of its new 2015 Dodge Challenger 392 HEMI® Scat Pack Shaker model during the auto show reveal of its newest evolution of an iconic North American Muscle car.

“For 2015, we’re going deep with the remake of the Dodge Challenger,” said Tim Kuniskis, President and CEO – Dodge Brand, Chrysler Group LLC. “The iconic 1971 Challenger inspired the design of this modern day muscle car, but the recreation of this classic styling extends well beneath the surface of the sheet metal. We have completely re-engineered the Challenger with an exceptional 470 horsepower 392 HEMI and TorqueFlite eight-speed transmission powertrain, an upgraded suspension, new class-exclusive technologies and a completely new interior.”

Dodge Charger Gets All-New Exterior Styling For 2015

The Dodge Charger gets a full-body makeover for 2015 along with powertrain updates that include a standard TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission on both Charger’s standard 3.6-litre Pentastar™ VVT V6 engine and new for 2015, the R/T equipped 5.7-litre HEMI® V8.


• New interior design elements, including three-spoke steering wheel, 7-inch customizable in-cluster display, premium materials and a choice of eight new trim and colour combinations
• Charger offers more than 70 available safety and security features, including new for 2015 full-speed Forward Collision Warning-Plus, Adaptive Cruise Control Plus with Full Stop, Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist and Park-Sense Rear Park Assist systems
• Charger features a slew of the latest high-tech features, including, voice texting, new Dodge Performance pages, and new 3-D navigation
• Charger’s segment-exclusive Beats Audio System is designed to immerse passengers in the ultimate audio experience

Dodge Offers ‘Double-Up’ Program on 2014 Dodge Charger and Challenger
 New 2015 Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger muscle cars are coming later this year, but there is no need to wait to get into one of these performance icons.

The Dodge brand has crafted the “Double-Up” program for Charger and Challenger enthusiasts. Eligible customers can lease a 2014 Charger or Challenger for 12 months, and leave the dealership with a guarantee that when they return in a year and follow program rules they will have the same lease payment on a new 2015 Charger or Challenger.

Customers can take advantage of this innovative program now through the end of August 2014. Continue reading

Ram To Add Diesel Engine To 1500 Pickup Truck Later This Year

Chrysler announced at the Canadian International Auto Show (CIAS) in Toronto on Thursday that the Ram 1500 pick up truck with be available with a diesel engine starting in the third quarter of the year.

The new 2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel will use the same 3.0-liter turbocharged V-6 unit manufactured by Italy’s VM Motori, mated to an eight-speed TorqueFlite automatic transmission that is also going to be an option in the new 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee (rumours are circulating that the Jeep Wrangler may also get the same engine). Continue reading