Monthly Archives: June 2015

2016 Dodge Magnum Redesign

It’s been a while we have heard that Dodge has been working on its new models and we have seen a range of those in different auto shows. We also have heard that Dodge is rebuilding the 2016 Dodge Magnum which is a sport-wagon body style car and will be released in 2016. The Magnum was first time represented in 2005 but then the production was closed in 2008. Now in the year 2016 it will be released with some changes.

2016 Dodge Magnum front

2016 Dodge Magnum – Exterior and Interior

The body lineup will be improved for a batter look and surely some alterations will be done to improve the power. This model will be an improved version of the 2008 series Magnum. The height of luggage compartment will be lowered and weight of car will be reduced as well as the roof lineup but it doesn’t matter a lot because the luggage compartment will still have a large room. Magnum is expected to be a hungry beast and yes, it will be. With these sporty looks and features and this large space in its back, it will be the ultimate car that fits for you.

2016 Dodge Magnum interior

2016 Dodge Magnum – Engine Specs

According to the rumors, under the bonnet the 2016 Dodge Magnum will have a 2.7L V6 engine like the old 2008 model year version but it will produce 190 hp with some alterations in it. The same engine was producing 178 bhp @ 5500 rpm and 180 pound feet of torque in the older 2006 Magnum. A 3.5L V6 is also predicted which will produce nearly 250 hp. Another 8 cylinder engine is expected in the most powerful SRT8 model which will have ability to produce more than 390 hp.The typical type of automatic 5 speed gear box will be used which is common in Dodge cars now a days.Dodge Magnum will have an anti lock braking system and more advanced traction control because stability of the car was an issue in the 2008 model year. Unlike the 2008 model the 2016 Dodge Magnum will have a better quality interior will be installed instead of chap plastic material which will also be helpful to reduce the curb weight. The company has not shown the detailed specifications of the new model so it is not possible to give further information of the fuel efficiency and speed of the car without any confirmation.

2016 Dodge Magnum rear

2016 Dodge Magnum – Release Date and Price

The starting price for the standard version of 2016 Dodge Magnum might be $20,000 but the release date and price for the car is still unknown. According to the sources the price rate will be increased because of the improvements made in the car. The old models of the Magnum were quite popular that’s why the car is gaining attention of the audience before it has been announced by the officials.

Dodge Dart 2016 Specs, Price

The Dodge Dart is setting the selling records of all time like the past year and according to the news, sale has been increased upto 52 percent. Dodge is going to renew the Dart in 2016 according to their product plan. And the next generation of the Dart will get improvements like a modified powertrain, much more fuel-effective 9-speed transmission and some upgrades in its engine to get more power from the motor.

Dodge Dart 2016 front

Dodge Dart 2016 – Exterior and Interior Design

Dodge’s main target is to provide the customers an affordable car with some guts and that is the frame work around which this car will be built. Actually Dodge wants to be in competition with some of the Japanese cars which still seems a little bit difficult. Dodge Dart 2016 is based on a design of previous 2013 dodge dart so we can consider the design of dodge dart’s next version will be very similar to 2013 Dart but it will also have a touch of Charger’s look. A new powerful version of the Dart will be released with an SRT badge in end of 2016. It is a wonderful vehicle with great performance and unique design. Beauty of the car tempts people to drive dodge dart and they are quite impressed with its eligible for long trip. Anti-lock braking system will be a common feature but the Limited and SRT4 Dart will have some additional safety features including the stability control and 10 airbags including airbags for side and knees. They will also include Bluetooth and Navigation system along with the controls on steering wheel.

Dodge Dart 2016 interior

Dodge Dart 2016 – Engine and Performance

Dodge Dart 2016 will be available with a variety of engine and specs in its different versions. A 2L 4 cylinder engine in the SE will provide 160 hp @ 6400 rpm and 148 lb-ft of torque. It gives mileage of 22 mpg in city and 35 mpg on highway. The 2.4L in the GT and SXT provides 184 hp @ 6250 rpm. The SE Aero will have a 1.4L turbocharged engine producing 160 hp @ 5500 rpm, it is the most fuel efficient version and will provide 28 mpg in city and 48 mpg on highway. It also gives mileage of 21 in city and 33 on highway.The most powerful version of Dodge Dart 2016, will be SRT4 will have a 2.4 L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine which will nearly produce 300 hp and 300 lb-ft of torque. All the versions will be front wheel drive except the SRT4 which will be a 4 wheel drive. All will have a manual transmission but the Limited version and the SRT4 will have an automatic transmission.

Dodge Dart 2016 rear

Dodge Dart 2016 – Price and Release Date

The price tag for the Dodge Dart 2016 will be $19,000 to $23,795 which includes the limited version as well but the SRT4 is expected to have price tag bigger than $25,000. Release date has not been announced by the officials but everyone knows that car is going to be released before end of 2016.

2016 Dodge Challenger Redesign

Dodge Challenger will be the new model for the year 2016. This muscular and handsome vehicle will be just like an icon. The company has a lot of expectations with this new car and it is assumed that as soon as the car is released, it will take control over the markets. The Dodge Company is expecting that the car will satisfy its buyers as there are many advanced changes in the interior and exterior. This traditionally styled car will be combined with the modern high technology system and a powerful terrain. With these amazing features the vehicle will definitely rule over the roads. The competitors of Challenger 2016 will be Ford Mustang Shelby and Chevrolet Camaro.

2016 Dodge Challenger front

2016 Dodge Challenger – Exterior and Interior Design

2016 Dodge Challenger will keep its special retro style so you will not see many changes in its look. But still modern technology is introduced in it to meet the demands of the customers. Rear and front bumpers will be given some changes. LED lights will be introduced in tail lights and the head lights which will upgrade them and will give a clearer vision. Like the previous model, here again the grille is kept slim with the front part slightly lowered. This futuristic car will be given alloyed wheels of twenty inches with hp tires. These all properties will give Challenger an amazing muscular look. The new 2016 Challenger will not compromise on the comfort of it passengers and will provide a luxurious journey. The fantastic seating is designed in a way to give maximum comfort while driving the car. The seats are fully covered with Alcantara leather upholstery. A leather covering will also be seen on the steering wheel. As the car looks traditional so the interior design will resemble with one of the versions of 1971 but a major difference is that this new model will be equipped with the latest technology system. A navigation control system with a centered large screen, infotainment, climate control system, music player and trip info will be a part of 2016 Dodge Challenger. Advanced safety system with better Wi-Fi connectivity will be seen in this amazing car.

2016 Dodge Challenger Interior

2016 Dodge Challenger – Engine and Performance

2016 Dodge Challenger will be launched as a powerful vehicle with a 6.2 liter supercharged V8 engine. This engine will produce 600 horse powers. Apart from this there are optional engines as well. One of the optional engines will be V6 3.6 liter engine which will generate 305 hp and a torque of about 268 lb feet. The second option is V8 5.7 liter engine and will generate a torque of 410 lb feet and 375 hp. It will also feature a manual transmission of six speed and an automatic gearbox of eight speed.

2016 Dodge Challenger rear

2016 Dodge Challenger – Price and Release Date

The exact date for the release of 2016 Dodge Challenger is not announced yet but it is expected that it will be available in the end of 2015. The car will have a price lower than 55,000 US dollars.

2016 Dodge Viper ACR Review

Meet the new 2016 Dodge Viper ACR which is ready to get into fight and dust out its rivals such as the GT-R Nismo, Chevy-corvette Z06 and the Porsche 911 GT. Concept of the ACR was showcased first time in 2014 SEMA show. It is the fastest track Viper built by Dodge and it has both the capabilities of street and track. The new Viper ACR is hand built and its production started Detroit in third-quarter of 2015. The hand built super car is a motivated piece of automobile engineering and it ensures ultimate performance and handling capabilities both on the track and street. The car is more stable at corners with all new suspension, tires and aerodynamics and can easily take high speed turns.

2016 Dodge Viper ACR front

2016 Dodge Viper ACR – Exterior and Interior Design

Light weight material has been used in the car for weight reduction; even the sound system has been reduced to three audio speakers. Body weight on 2016 Dodge Viper ACR has been distributed by 50/50 at front and back. The side exhaust of the car provides an aggressive sound and furious look. The body of car gives an awesome look and it comes with a wide range of color shades and a beautifully designed aero-kit, huge rear spoiler. The body vinyl looks pretty good. Interior of car is beautifully designed and is available with wide range of leather stitching. Staring wheels is equipped with different features like Bluetooth calling and stereo control.

2016 Dodge Viper ACR interior

2016 Dodge Viper ACR – Engine and Performance

The new 2016 Dodge Viper ACR has the same naturally aspirated 8.4L V10 engine; even it is not further altered. The V10 produces nearly 645 horsepower and 600 lb-ft torque and this takes the car to a top speed of 177 mph although the figures of 0-60 mph have not been yet confirmed. It is the most torque derived from any naturally aspirated engine. Gears are shifted by a 6-speed manual transmission (Tremec TR6060) to the real axle. The new Aero package of ARC delivers 1 ton of down force through adjustable rear carbon fiber rear wings and rear carbon fiber diffuser. The hood of 2016 Dodge Viper ACR is created from single hand-laid carbon fiber. The rear wing is 73.8 inch adjustable. Performance-designed air extractors’ keeps engine of car cool, while a center air intake maximizes flow of air to achieve 645 HP. The 2016 Dodge Viper ACR is equipped with Brembo 6 piston brake calipers at the front and Matrix 15 inches two piece rotors. ACR has the largest brake pad area ever on a viper. Suspension is adjustable with 10 different settings; Bilstein Racing shocks coil-overs. 3 inches of suspension height adjustment is delivered by the alignment. V720 high performance racing tires have been fitted which are specially designed for Viper ACR.

2016 Dodge Viper ACR rear

2016 Dodge Viper ACR – Price and Release Date

According to Chrysler press release, pricing will start at $117,895 and the car is now available to order. The release date has not been announced yet but according to some unconfirmed news the car will be released before the mid of 2016. The car has gained a great popularity in the audience.