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These SRT® Hellcats Have Earned Their Stripes

 

The 2016 Challenger and Charger SRT Hellcat models, the fastest, most powerful muscle cars to ever run the track*, got their stripes the old-fashioned way: with 650 lb.-ft. of torque. Now they finally get to wear them. 
 

This January dealers began taking orders for SRT Hellcat-exclusive dual full-length carbon-fiber pattern stripes. A little car history for you: Racing stripes made their first appearance in the 1950s. They were primarily used to help spectators identify a particular racecar on the track and to also help the driver orient his ride after a spinout….

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These SRT® Hellcats Have Earned Their Stripes

A Look at the 2014 Dodge Charger

2014 Dodge Charger

 

Looking for a powerful, stylish, family-sized sedan? The Dodge Charger has it all. Simply choose the Charger that suits you best.

 

If a super-efficient V6 is on your wish list, select the Charger in SE, SXT or SXT Plus trim. The 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 with 292 hp is standard here, with fuel economy of up to 31 miles per gallon highway (EPA estimate). The high-tech V6 is available with both rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive and with your choice of five-speed and eight-speed automatic transmissions (AWD available with eight-speed…

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A Look at the 2014 Dodge Charger

From High Impact Paint to Heritage Hues

Back in 1969, Dodge Division and Chrysler started a revolution—a revolution in color. To this day, the auto industry has never been the same.

 

Dodge was already offering some of the most muscular cars of the muscle car era—awesome machines including the Hemi Charger and the Super Bee. Company designers decided to rev up the cars’ visuals to match, creating a far-out assortment of exterior paint colors. The flamboyant hues were given equally wild names, including Panther Pink, Sublime, Plum Crazy, Go Mango, Citron Yella, and Top Banana.

 

Known as High Impact Paint or H.I.P. (hip—get it?) these special colors generated…

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From High Impact Paint to Heritage Hues