It looks like consumers who love the current Dodge Challenger and Dodge Charger models will have a little more time with them that expected. Rumors have been floating around that these American-made muscle cars will be hanging around without a refresh until 2020. According to a report from Automotive News, the Dodge Challenger and Charger debut date won’t be until the 2021 model year. Only then will Fiat Chrysler outfit these large sedans with its new Giorgio platform. According to Automotive News’ sources, one of Fiat Chrysler’s large sedans, which includes the Chrysler 300 along with the two Dodge models, will end production. The new Giorgio platform is currently used Read More →

Strategic Vision Total Quality Impact

FCA recently took home four awards from Strategic Vision for Total Quality Impact. Designed to measure the overall customer experience, this massive survey determined that the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, Fiat 500, Dodge Challenger, and Jeep Grand Cherokee each performed the best in their segments. According to Chrysler, the Strategic Vision Total Quality Impact (TQI) awards survey more than 39,000 vehicle owners about more than 155 aspects of their specific vehicle. This examines things like maintenance and performance, as well as overall satisfaction, excitement, and personality. With quality ranking as one of the highest factors, it was easy to see why so many FCA model won. “We see time and again Read More →

2015 Dodge Challenger SXT Plus

It’s hard, no, impossible to compare the SXT to the SRT Hellcat, but while the Hellcat spits out a teeth-rattling 707 horsepower and will really draw the crowds to the dealership, the 2015 Dodge Challenger SXT Plus is the one they’ll drive home in. Sure, the Hellcat is the stuff automotive dreams are made of, but its higher price tag, higher maintenance costs, and higher insurance rates will really drive away the average consumer. This car gives off a no-nonsense vibe, with a sleek design hiding a V6 engine under the hood. Details such as the front splitter and fully functional hood vents really give away the power this vehicle Read More →

spirit of the Dodge brothers

Dodge is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year and the celebrations just keep getting bigger. A new ad campaign seeks to capture the spirit of the Dodge brothers, who started the company in 1914. “Dodge has a very specific DNA, a bloodline that traces back to the Dodge brothers’ passion for making great cars,” said Olivier Francois, Chief Marketing Officer, Chrysler Group LLC, in a statement. “The new campaign captures the spirit of innovation and enthusiasm the Dodge brothers had when they founded the brand 100 years ago. Everything Dodge does today honors John and Horace Dodge’s legacy. Their spirit lives on through this campaign and the Dodge vehicles of Read More →