FCA SEMA 2018 Automotive News Chrysler Dodge Featured Jeep 

FCA at SEMA 2018: Off-Road Rigs and Drag Strip Terrors

One of things that a lot of folks look forward to about SEMA is the chance to check out all the concepts from the Easter Jeep Safari in person, and Ma Mopar didn’t disappoint. While they’re all pretty awesome rigs, we really dig the Wagoneer Roadtrip. This has always been one of our favorite generation of the four-door Jeeps, and here the mint green paint and off-white bumpers and wheels really complement the classic lines. Of course, it doesn’t hurt that the original mill has been swapped for a beefy…

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2019 Dodge Challenger Dodge Featured Test Drive Reviews 

Demon Spawn: 2019 Dodge Challenger Hellcat Redeye Test Drive

There are enthusiasts out there that don’t want an electric car, or heaven forbid, an autonomous car. These are the folks who live to drive, and don’t want any kind of vehicle where they aren’t in full control, as they drive to have fun.  And that’s exactly who the 2019 Dodge Challenger Hellcat Redeye was made for. It’ll smoke the rear tires at will, run out of fuel in 11 minutes at full throttle, and provided you’ve got the guts, break the 200 mph barrier — all while coddling its…

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FIAT Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne has Passed Away

Sergio Marchionne, the charismatic automotive executive who rescued both FIAT and Chrysler, has passed away. He was 66 years old. Over the years his unconventional style, in both business strategy and — see his standard uniform of black sweaters — fashion choices won him many admirers in the industry. AutoNation’s own Mike Jackson counted Marchionne as a personal friend, and spoke with the New York Times this morning about what set him apart, saying “He could take a fire hose of complexity and reduce it to its fundamentals in minutes,” and that “he…

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Dodge Reveals 2019 Challenger Lineup at FCA “What’s New” Event

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) invited us to attend its recent “What’s New” event. There at its Chelsea Proving Grounds in Chelsea, Michigan, we got the chance to see and experience the changes FCA’s brands (Dodge, Ram, Jeep, FIAT, Alfa Romeo, and Chrysler) have made to their models for the 2019 model year. After releasing teaser photos of its 2019 Challenger online, Dodge finally revealed the revised model to us and our fellow automotive writers around lunchtime. It will offer a full lineup of trim lines and V6 and V8 engines…

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Hat Trick: What’s Happening With the 2019 Dodge Challenger

For decades, enthusiasts generally thought of the late ’60s as the golden age of the muscle car. But in recent years, Ma Mopar has proven we’re actually living in it — right now. To illustrate that point, the company recently released a video showcasing all of the updates to the SRT 2019 Dodge Challenger lineup, and it’s enough to get any gearhead’s blood pumping. First up, there’s the Scat Pack Challenger, which comes packing a 485-horsepower HEMI V8. New for 2019 is the widebody, which increases the width by 3.5…

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