Tag: Dodge

Beleaguered Minivan Plant Granted a Reprieve

<img data-attachment-id="1660306" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/dodge-grand-caravan-35th-anneversary-.jpg" data-orig-size="840,560" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="dodge grand caravan 35th anneversary" data-image-description=" FCA ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/dodge-grand-caravan-35th-anneversary–450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/dodge-grand-caravan-35th-anneversary–610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1660306 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/dodge-grand-caravan-35th-anneversary–610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/dodge-grand-caravan-35th-anneversary–610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/dodge-grand-caravan-35th-anneversary–75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/dodge-grand-caravan-35th-anneversary–450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/dodge-grand-caravan-35th-anneversary–768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/dodge-grand-caravan-35th-anneversary–120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/dodge-grand-caravan-35th-anneversary-.jpg 840w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Home to the Dodge Grand Caravan, Chrysler Pacifica, and now the lower-tier Chrysler Voyager, Fiat […]

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Denied a Horsepower Hike for 2019, Dodge Grants the Charger a 2020 Bump

Dodge’s Charger and Challenger are rolling anachronisms we’ll miss after they’re gone. For now, the two full-size rear-drivers soldier on into the future atop their ancient underpinnings, with Fiat Chrysler bestowing an ever-growing list of variants upon still-interested buyers. The latest corrects what some Mopar fans may have viewed as an oversight. Last year, following […]

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Junkyard Find: 1984 Dodge 600 Landau Coupe With Five-speed Manual Transmission

<img data-attachment-id="1684148" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/00-1984-Dodge-600-in-Colorado-wrecking-yard-©2019-Murilee-Martin-The-Truth-About-Cars.jpg" data-orig-size="3000,1688" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1984 Dodge 600 in Colorado junkyard, RH front view" data-image-description=" 1984 Dodge 600 in Colorado junkyard, RH front view – ©2019 Murilee Martin – The Truth About Cars ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/00-1984-Dodge-600-in-Colorado-wrecking-yard-©2019-Murilee-Martin-The-Truth-About-Cars-450×253.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/00-1984-Dodge-600-in-Colorado-wrecking-yard-©2019-Murilee-Martin-The-Truth-About-Cars-610×343.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1684148″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/00-1984-Dodge-600-in-Colorado-wrecking-yard-©2019-Murilee-Martin-The-Truth-About-Cars-610×343.jpg” alt=”1984 Dodge 600 in Colorado junkyard, RH front view – ©2019 Murilee Martin […]

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Rare Rides: Be a Real Businessman With the 1983 Chrysler Executive Sedan

<img data-attachment-id="1681248" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n.jpg" data-orig-size="960,720" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1983 Chrysler Executive" data-image-description=" https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/724604734651801/ ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1681248 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n.jpg 960w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The demand for executive limousines in North America was once satisfied by OEM-lengthened versions of domestic sedans. […]

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Rare Rides: The 1982 Plymouth TC3, Sporty Liftback Time

<img data-attachment-id="1680354" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600.jpg" data-orig-size="1600,1200" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1982 Plymouth Horizon TC3" data-image-description=" https://www.ebay.com/itm/1982-Plymouth-Horizon-TC3-Miser-/223560723453?_trksid=p2047675.m43663.l10137&nordt=true&rt=nc&orig_cvip=true ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1680354 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/s-l1600.jpg 1600w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Today’s Rare Ride is the much sportier (but mostly the same) liftback version of the Horizon […]

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Widebody Package Adds Maximum Muscle to 2020 Charger SRT Hellcat, Scat Pack

Maximizing the footprint with which to apply up to 707 horsepower and 650 ft-lbs of torque, the 2020 Charger SRT Hellcat and Scat Pack add a Widebody package to cover their 305/35ZR20 Pirelli tires and 20×11-inch wheels. For the Hellcat, 0-60 mph comes in 3.6 seconds while the quarter-mile elapsed time drops to 10.96 seconds […]

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Video: Dodge Teases What Could be the Widebody Charger SRT

<img data-attachment-id="1679248" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Still-Shot-e1561573924126.jpg" data-orig-size="1247,756" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Still Shot" data-image-description=" FCA ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Still-Shot-e1561573924126-450×273.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Still-Shot-e1561573924126-610×370.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1679248″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Still-Shot-e1561573924126-610×370.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”370″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Still-Shot-e1561573924126-610×370.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Still-Shot-e1561573924126-75×45.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Still-Shot-e1561573924126-450×273.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Still-Shot-e1561573924126-768×466.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Still-Shot-e1561573924126-120×73.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Still-Shot-e1561573924126.jpg 1247w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Dodge released a teaser video this morning of a Charger SRT, shrouded by a sheet flapping in the […]

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The Fastest Cop Car is Not a Car

In September of last year, the Michigan State Police conducted their 2019 Model Year Police Vehicle Evaluations. The purpose of these tests is to provide objective performance data to the individual agencies who are making purchasing decisions for their divisions. For the automakers, it’s an all-out race for pride in being the superior bad-guy chaser. […]

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Feline of a Different Stripe: 2019 Dodge SRT Hellcat Octane Edition

Thanks to its unique ability to keep old things fresh, Dodge has become the Tupperware of automotive brands. Instead of a patented burp that locks in freshness, the automaker fields an endless supply of special editions, and yet another entry has appeared for 2019. While Dodge has spent time refining its aged LD platform vehicles […]

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QOTD: Terribly Aged Americans of the Nineties?

<img data-attachment-id="1674868" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b.jpg" data-orig-size="1024,680" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1995 Lincoln Mark VIII LSC" data-image-description=" Ford ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b-450×299.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b-610×405.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1674868 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b-610×405.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”405″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b-610×405.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b-450×299.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b-768×510.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/15189564949_508039b7dc_b.jpg 1024w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>The past three Wednesday editions of our Question of the Day post centered around the most […]

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Buy/Drive/Burn: 2019 American Sports Cars, Ace of Base Edition

<img data-attachment-id="1674552" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl.png" data-orig-size="925,453" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2019 Dodge Challenger" data-image-description=" FCA ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl-450×220.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl-610×299.png” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1674552 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl-610×299.png” alt width=”610″ height=”299″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl-610×299.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl-75×37.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl-450×220.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl-768×376.png 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl-120×59.png 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/chl.png 925w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Buy/Drive/Burn returns this week with three American sports cars in their most basic, purest form. The Big Three […]

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Junkyard Find: 1980 Plymouth Horizon

<img data-attachment-id="1673200" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00-1980-Plymouth-Horizon-in-Colorado-wrecking-yard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin.jpg" data-orig-size="1600,900" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1980 Plymouth Horizon in Colorado wrecking yard, LH front view" data-image-description=" 1980 Plymouth Horizon in Colorado wrecking yard, LH front view – ©2019 Murilee Martin – The Truth About Cars ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00-1980-Plymouth-Horizon-in-Colorado-wrecking-yard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin-450×253.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00-1980-Plymouth-Horizon-in-Colorado-wrecking-yard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin-610×343.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1673200″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00-1980-Plymouth-Horizon-in-Colorado-wrecking-yard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin-610×343.jpg” alt=”1980 Plymouth Horizon in Colorado wrecking yard, LH front view – […]

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