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Two First Edition 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8s on eBay Have Under Ten Miles on Them

Right now there is not one, but two First Edition 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8s with fewer than 10 miles on their odometers on eBay, from two different sellers. Their owners probably assumed the model was going to be a classic, and I bet never would have guessed that Dodge would be pumping out 797 horsepower […]

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Racing a 1949 Dodge Truck Was the Easy Part

When people build a race car, they usually start off with a car. Not a rusty, wrecked heap of bolts that’s roughly in the shape of a 1949 Dodge Pickup. Putting it together in a couple weeks after the rest of your original team abandons the idea is pure lunacy. Continuing to race it after […]

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Asking the Important Questions in the 2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye

There I was, roaring down the streets in a 2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye and all 797 of its horsepower, when the song changed. I turned it up, the subwoofer thundering behind me although the audio inside of the car wasn’t too loud. I was that person. I liked it. Then, the questions started.Read […]

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What Do You Want to Know About the 2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye?

The 2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye is the new step in the ladder between the 717-horsepower, production Hellcat and the limited-run, 840-HP Demon that was only around for the 2018 model year. That means it comes in at a rated 797 HP and an unrated, off-the-charts level of madness.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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If Hauling a Half-Dozen Mattresses Atop a Dodge Challenger Is Wrong, I Don’t Want to Be Right

Crossover, SUV and truck sales are booming, with their promises of space and transport capabilities refusing to give it a rest and let other vehicles into the spotlight. But it’s time we put the myths and rumors about vehicle practicality to bed, everyone. Two-door muscle cars that seat five on a good day, like the […]

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Bar Fights, Lawsuits and the Flu Pandemic: The War Between Henry Ford and the Dodge Brothers

Henry Ford is practically revered as the patron saint of American cars, and the Model T is his holy text. But it wouldn’t have happened if not for the life, and possibly the death, of two of his biggest rivals: the Dodge brothers. And if it weren’t for a small complication, such as the most […]

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Hot Take: The Second-Generation Dodge Durango Was Uglier Than the Pontiac Aztek

At the 2003 Detroit Auto Show, Dodge showed the world a concept version of the then-upcoming second-generation Dodge Durango. It was called the Dodge Durango Hemi R/T, and my god, was it hideous. So naturally, the brand went ahead and released a very similar design for production. Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Georgia Sheriff Ends Up Using Taxpayer Money for Hellcat Purchase Deemed Too ‘Extravagant’ for Federal Funds

The U.S. Department of Justice wasn’t thrilled that a Georgia sheriff bought a 707-horsepower Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat with federal funds, demanding he reimburse the nearly $70,000 he spent. The DOJ got its money back, but local outlets report that the sheriff’s department just used county tax dollars on it instead.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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A Pair of Matching Dodge Challenger SRT Demons Heads to Auction Soon, if You’re Into That

Have you ever dreamed of having not one, but two, big, overpriced American drag cars for the street, so powerful that somebody had to sign off on their potential danger upon buying them? Maybe one for yourself and one for your significant other, or one for yourself and another one for yourself?Read more… Continue Reading […]

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This Is the Hottest New Mod For Dodge Challengers and Chargers

Dodge Charger and Challenger air dams were apparently getting scratched during shipment between the assembly plant and the dealership, so Dodge installed some yellow plastic “shipping covers,” which are supposed to be taken off at the dealer. Except now people are keeping them in place because they like the look and…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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People Are Stealing Cars from Fiat Chrysler Again and This Time It’s Dodge Chargers

Fiat Chrysler has had a few security issues over the past few months, with Ram trucks and Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawks stolen from Detroit-area plants in May and November, respectively. But on Sunday, another theft took place, except instead of Trackhawks, the scoundrels nabbed Dodge Chargers.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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The 2019 Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack 1320 Adds Demon Tech to a Cheaper Challenger

The 2019 Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack 1320 is a new trim level that takes the regular 485 horsepower Challenger R/T Scat Pack and adds Demon features that promise to make the vehicle significantly faster in the quarter mile. Those features include bigger tires, special launch modes and beefier components.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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