Dodge Challenger Stomps Mustang and Camaro (Again) in 2022 Q3

Destroyer Grey Dodge Challenger SRT Super Stock

Stellantis recently published the sales numbers for the third quarter of 2022 and, once again, the Dodge Challenger comfortably outsold the Ford Mustang and the Chevrolet Camaro. Considering recent trends, that doesn’t come as much of a surprise, but what is surprising is that even as gas prices soar and inventory levels remain very low, … Read more

Black Ghost Dodge Challenger Redeye Pays Homage to a Detroit Street Racer

The 2023 Dodge Challenger Black Ghost

Today, Dodge introduced the sixth of seven Last Call models which will be offered for the 2023 Challenger and/or Charger. This time, it is the Black Ghost special edition, which is a uniquely-dressed SRT Hellcat Redeye with 807 horsepower that is designed as a tribute to a legendary Detroit street racer – who also happened … Read more

Dodge Introduces 2023 Challenger and Charger Scat Pack Swinger Models

2023 Dodge Charger and Challenger Scat Pack Swinger

This afternoon, Dodge introduced the 2023 Challenger Swinger and Charger Swinger. These new models are the 3rd and 4th vehicles to join the 2023 Last Call lineup, following the Challenger Shakedown and the Charger Super Bee. As expected, the Swinger package is mostly aesthetic, but these are fairly elaborate appearance packages, adding unique cues inside … Read more

First 2023 Dodge Buzz Model to Debut on Wednesday

Dodge Challenger Buzz Model

During the first day of Dodge Speed Week “muscle announcements”, brand boss Tim Kuniskis teased six buzz models that will debut over the next few weeks. When they were displayed at the invite-only event during which we were introduced to the Drag Pack Rolling Chassis, the Challenger body-in-white, the Challenger Convertible and the 2023 Durango … Read more

Road Runner, Barracuda coming—but not the way you’d think

1972 Cuda

Last week, Mopar announced a number of new additions to its Direct Connection portfolio, aimed mainly at racers—Direct Connection’s original 20th-century audience and purpose. These include a new Drag Pak rolling chassis for the Sportsman class in drag racing and a new $8,000 Challenger body-in-white. These were covered by Stellpower in some detail last week, … Read more

Dodge Introduces the 2022-2023 Challenger Convertible

Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Convertible

One of the key complaints about the modern Dodge Challenger is that the brand has not offered a convertible, but that is changing tomorrow. Dodge has teamed up with Drop Top Customs – a company that has been building Challenger convertibles since the modern muscle car was introduced – to deliver open-air muscle cars to … Read more

Direct Connection Adds Bodies, Blowers, Headers, Carbon Fiber and More

Dodge Challenger Drag Pak Rolling Chassis

Along with the loads of news pertaining to 2023 Dodge models, the brand also announced an array of new items coming to the Direct Connection catalog. Not surprisingly, Dodge is looking to support those Challenger and Charger owners who race on the track as well as those who want more power and style on the … Read more

2023 Dodge Challenger, Charger Get Three Popular Past Colors, More Jailbreak Models

Plum Crazy Dodge Challenger

Dodge has announced the first details for the 2023 Dodge Challenger and Charger, and in addition to the expansion of the Jailbreak package, the brand has brought back three popular colors from the recent past. Returning for the 2023 Challenger and Charger are B5 Blue, Plum Crazy and Destroyer Grey, all of which have proven … Read more

Current Muscle Announcements Coming at 7pm EST

Dodge Challenger and Charger Hellcat

As we near the middle of Dodge Speed Week, which began last Friday with the media preview for Roadkill Nights, the time has come for the three days of what the brand is calling “muscle announcements”. Today, Monday, August 15th, is labeled “Current Muscle Announcements”, so we expect news pertaining to the Dodge models which … Read more

When the 2023 Dodge Challenger, Charger are Officially Going on Sale

Dodge Challenger and Charger Hellcat

We have received many questions pertaining to the order banks for the 2023 Dodge Challenger and Charger – which are expected to be the final model year with the supercharged Hemi engines. There is still no official word from the Dodge brand or Stellantis as to when the final model year will officially go on … Read more