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Quebeker
1st May 2007, 03:04
from Left Lane News (http://www.leftlanenews.com/2008-dodge-challenger-future.html),

http://images.leftlanenews.com/content/april2007/4-apr30-chal.jpg

http://images.leftlanenews.com/content/april2007/5-apr30-chal.jpg

bsporty
1st May 2007, 03:37
I gotta start playin the lottery...

Nightster1
1st May 2007, 03:49
It is going to be in production soon, the only down side to the car is it is going to be a displacement on demand engine.

$natch
1st May 2007, 16:55
It is going to be in production soon, the only down side to the car is it is going to be a displacement on demand engine.

The Challenger R/T will most likely have the 6.1L HEMI which is not a DoD engine.
Chrysler's 5.7L HEMI has the Multiple Displacement System (MSD).

DEANER
1st May 2007, 17:04
The Challenger R/T will most likely have the 6.1L HEMI which is not a DoD engine.
Chrysler's 5.7L HEMI has the Multiple Displacement System (MSD).

I WANT ONE:banana I WANT ONE:banana I WANT ONE:banana I WANT ONE:banana

Gone
2nd May 2007, 08:43
3,900 lbs. ..................

Quebeker
2nd July 2007, 17:47
http://i37.photobucket.com/albums/e80/quebeker/3-Dodge-Challenger-Camera.jpg

http://i37.photobucket.com/albums/e80/quebeker/2-Dodge-Challenger-Camera.jpg

http://i37.photobucket.com/albums/e80/quebeker/1-Dodge-Challenger-Camera.jpg

http://i37.photobucket.com/albums/e80/quebeker/2-Dodge-Challenger-Spy.jpg

black-n-blue sporty
2nd July 2007, 19:16
I can't wait for these cars to come out. They are going to be hard to get ahold of.

reg
3rd July 2007, 14:32
wow!! ... i learned to drive stick shift on a friends classic '71 challenger ... loved driving in that car ... will be sooo great to see the challenger back on the road ...

racerwill
3rd July 2007, 17:09
I thought you saw one for real...... I'm gonna get a black and blue one with a big Hemi........:clap

and the beauty is I can get an employee discount:banadanc :banadanc :banadanc

Ww :smoke

Skinner
31st July 2007, 16:32
A couple buddies of mine have had $1,000 down on one at the local dealership for over a year now. Should be a fun rig. Skinner.

el jinete fantasma
31st July 2007, 17:46
Nice! That's the "bad guy" car they should use in the "Bullitt" remake!

chrome
31st July 2007, 18:01
One of those would be so much fun.
I agree with bsporty, lotto time!

I don't know if i trust people that drink diet coke....LOL

gwcrim
31st July 2007, 20:00
Anyone want to buy my '70 Challenger? I want a new one!

Skinner
10th August 2007, 13:36
Crim - What is in it for a power plant?

NA7A
10th August 2007, 15:45
Maybe they will do a Cuda soon....Hemi Cuda!!!

We now have the Mustang, Camaro coming soon along with the Challanger, these are models the average person can afford wow, feels like the 70's all over again.

Are these not good times bro?

hybriDatsun350
10th August 2007, 19:00
Maybe they will do a Cuda soon....Hemi Cuda!!!

We now have the Mustang, Camaro coming soon along with the Challanger, these are models the average person can afford wow, feels like the 70's all over again.

Are these not good times bro?

Plymouth no longer exists. I doubt there will be another 'Cuda.

Quebeker
30th November 2007, 00:06
From Red Letter Dodge (http://www.redletterdodge.com/), the company's official blog.


Hot Off the Presses: 2008 Dodge Challenger Pricing
Nov 29, 2007 at 8:03AM RLD

PRESS RELEASE

Dodge Announces Pricing for All-new 2008 Challenger SRT8®

Dodge Challenger SRT8 available for $37,995

• The American muscle coupe is back, packed with modern technology and innovation
• Demand for contemporary version of iconic pony car drives Dodge to accept orders for the 2008 Challenger SRT8® beginning Dec. 3, 2007
• Introduction begins with limited-edition Dodge Challenger SRT8 models – each with numbered dash plaque
• Complete, broader Challenger lineup details and pricing still to come
• 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8 models feature 6.1-liter HEMI® V-8 and are available in Black, Silver or HEMI Orange

Auburn Hills, Mich. – Dodge announced pricing today for the modern interpretation of the American muscle coupe. The 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8® will arrive in showrooms next spring at a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $37,995 (which includes $675 destination).

Due to unprecedented demand, Dodge dealers will begin taking orders on Dec. 3 for the limited-edition 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8 models. Each will feature a numbered dash plaque and a 6.1-liter HEMI® V-8 engine. 2008 Challenger SRT8 models will be available in Black, Silver and HEMI Orange. All will feature dual “carbon-fiber” hood stripes, harkening back to the original Dodge Challenger.

“The 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8 offers pure American pony-car muscle,” said James Press, Vice Chairman & President – Chrysler LLC. “With styling that stays true to Challenger’s original heritage, an abundance of modern amenities and cutting-edge technology, the 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8 will deliver the SRT credo of benchmark performance at a tremendous value.

“The Challenger SRT8 is only the beginning of the story, as we’ll soon follow with a complete lineup of Challenger models that will offer a wide array of features and deliver outstanding value for our customers,” Press added.

Customers may begin placing orders at their Dodge dealer on Monday, Dec. 3. They can expect to take delivery of their vehicle next spring.

The all-new 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8 will be built at the Chrysler Canada Assembly Plant in Brampton, Ontario, on the same assembly line with the Dodge Charger, Charger SRT8, Magnum, Magnum SRT8, Chrysler 300 and Chrysler 300 SRT8 vehicles.

Pricing for the complete all-new Dodge Challenger lineup will be announced at a later date.

SRT performance vehicles – including the Dodge Viper SRT10, Dodge Caliber SRT4, Dodge Magnum SRT8, Dodge Charger SRT8, Chrysler 300C SRT8, Jeep® Grand Cherokee SRT8, and now, the Dodge Challenger SRT8 – are engineered by Chrysler’s in-house performance organization: Street and Racing Technology.

The all-new 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8 showcases the renowned, five key aspects of every SRT vehicle: exterior styling that resonates with the brand image; race-inspired interiors; world-class ride and handling characteristics across a broad range; benchmark braking; and standout powertrain. The all-new 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8 will unquestionably deliver in all five areas.

Dodge Brand
With a U.S. market share of 6.4 percent, Dodge is Chrysler LLC’s best-selling brand and the fifth largest nameplate in the U.S. automotive market. In 2006, Dodge sold more than 1.3 million vehicles in the global market. In the highly competitive truck market, Dodge has a 15 percent market share.

Recently, Dodge introduced the all-new 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan with 35 new or improved features including the newest innovation, the Swivel ‘n Go™ seating system. Dodge is entering key European volume segments with Nitro, Caliber and Avenger. The all-new 2009 Dodge Journey will debut in 2008 calendar year, and will be available outside North America in both left- and right-hand drive in mid-2008. Also in 2008, Dodge will introduce its modern muscle car the all-new Dodge Challenger.
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Source: Chrysler Media Services