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RecallsDodge, Chrysler Sedans Recalled for Possible Side Airbag Explosion
Stellantis recently issued another recall involving potentially defective airbags that could injure or kill vehicle occupants. To be clear, this has nothing to do with out-of-business Japanese supplier Takata, whose airbag inflators have led to more than 100 million vehicles being recalled globally, including the 2005-2010 Dodge Charger , Magnum …
On this day in history: July 20
  • 1872: Wedding of Karl Benz and Bertha Ringer. The first will create the modern car (1886) and the second will prove to the world that it works
  • 1894: Errett Lobban Cord born, Warrensburg, Missouri
New ModelsElectric Dodge Charger Teased Ahead of Official Debut
Dodge has just posted the first official pictures of its upcoming, battery-electric muscle car, which is heavily based on the hot Charger Daytona SRT concept shown in August 2022. The company says the car is a pre-production model and will be available late in 2024, as initially planned. No cameras …
NewsLeaked Pictures Show Next-Gen Dodge Charger Chassis
As the production of the current generation Dodge Charger is slowly coming to an end at its Brampton, Ontario assembly plant, information about the future of the model and its cousin, the Challenger, has yet to be solidified. While the Daytona SRT Concept gave us a glimpse of things to …
NewsIIHS Study Reveals the Deadliest Cars and Trucks on the Road
Small cars and muscle cars are by far some of the deadliest vehicles on the road in terms of driver death rate, according to a new study released by the U.S. Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). “We typically find that smaller vehicles have high driver death rates because they …
ElectricHear Dodge’s Updated Electric Muscle Car Sound
Dodge has come up with an updated version of the fake exhaust sound for its electric muscle car that will go into production next year. The Charger Daytona SRT concept, first shown in August 2022, introduced a so-called Fratzonic sound system that can reproduce a 126-decibel exhaust note, comparable to …
RecallsStellantis Issues Urgent Warning After Another Airbag-Related Death
Stellantis is now urging owners and custodians of certain older-model Dodge and Chrysler vehicles with unaddressed Takata driver-side airbag recalls to immediately stop driving them and schedule a visit to their local dealership. At the beginning of November, the U.S. division of the former FCA business unit issued a first …
NewsDodge Adds 807-Horsepower Charger King Daytona
While most of the automotive press is focused on the 2022 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Dodge today unveiled the fifth of seven special-edition models marking the end of the Charger and Challenger in their current form. Following the Challenger Shakedown, Charger Super Bee, Challenger Scat Pack Swinger …
NewsDodge Charger, Challenger Both Get Swinger Special Edition
The third and fourth special-edition models announced by Dodge to mark the end of the Charger and Challenger in their current form pay tribute to the unique style of the brand’s “swinging” muscle car lineup of the late 1960s and early 1970s. Inspired by the Dodge Dart Swinger, which was …
NewsDodge Once Again Revives Super Bee for 2023
The folks at Dodge seem all too happy to go back to the past for their series of seven “Last Call” special-edition models marking the end of the Dodge Charger and Challenger in their current form. Hot on the heels of the Challenger Shakedown , here comes the 2023 Charger …
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