The 2016 Dodge Charger is a fun family sedan that can be configured with some high-end features or an incredibly powerful engine. There are nine trim configurations to choose from when you factor in the drivetrain. With the extra options and packages, there is a Charger that is right for most people.
Engine and Performance
The Charger lets drivers choose from a range of engine options. The base 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 generates 292 horsepower and 260 pound-feet, which increases to 300 horses and 264 pound-feet with the Rallye Group. This engine has the best-in-class fuel economy on the highway of 31 mpg.
Some Charger configurations run on the 5.7-liter HEMI V8 engine, a class exclusive with the best-in-class figures for both horsepower and torque, 370 horses and 395 pound-feet. Moving up [...
If you say you want to drive the Dodge Hellcat, you are actually talking about two different models. Both the Charger and Challenger offer a trim known as the SRT Hellcat. Since these Dodge muscle cars are slightly different, that gives drivers two options for their Hellcat. The Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat starts at $64,195, and the Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat starts at $67,645. The high price tag comes from the incredible performance of these vehicles, which share the same powertrain and many features.
The Incredible Power
The Dodge Hellcat models are designed to offer the best possible performance. They run on a 6.2-liter HEMI SRT Hellcat V8 engine, which is supercharged. This engine generates a whopping 707 horsepower that lets the Challenger SRT Hellcat claim the title of [...
The Chrysler 300 is a luxurious large sedan that manages to offer more high-end features than the average vehicle while still being much closer in price to non-luxury brands than premium ones. Because of this, the Chrysler 300 is a popular option for a family sedan with plenty of style and power.
Under the Hood
The standard engine under the hood of the Chrysler 200 is a 3.6-liter V6 that generates 292 horsepower and a torque of 260 pound-feet. Going with the sport-oriented 300S trim increases output slightly to 300 horsepower and 264 pound-feet. Every Chrysler 200 comes standard with an 8-speed automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive with the option of all-wheel drive. This engine gives the Chrysler 200 a respectable 31 mpg on the highway and 23 [...
The Chrysler 200 is a midsize sedan with an upscale interior and an incredibly affordable starting price of just $21,995. This model is available in one of four trim levels with several option groups and one of two engines depending on the trim you select.
Powertrain and Output
Most Chrysler 200 models come standard with a 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine generating 184 horsepower and a torque of 173 pound-feet. If you choose the Limited, S, or C trim, the Chrysler 200 is available with a 3.6-liter V6 engine that boosts output to 295 horsepower and 262 pound-feet. Regardless of the engine, you will get a 9-speed automatic transmission and standard front-wheel drive. The sport-themed 200S also features paddle shifters on the steering wheel, and V6 models can have all-wheel [...
Take the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica for a drive around Dayton to get a feel for everything this minivan has to offer. Families will enjoy all the benefits of minivans, such as the ability to get in and out easily and the impressive number of interior arrangements. At the same time, the Pacifica offers modern styling that makes it more fun than the average minivan and technology to keep everyone occupied and safe at all times.
If you have driven a Chrysler in the past, you will be familiar with the Uconnect infotainment system. The new Pacifica features the latest addition to this system: Uconnect Theater. This available system is the top rear-seat entertainment option you will find in the class. It gives you a set of dual 10.1-inch touchscreens with high definition [...
Now that summer has finally come to an end, it is time to get that last minute road trip in before the weather turns too cold. Check out some of these picturesque drives that are rated as some of the best roads to drive in the US.
Blue Ridge Parkway, North Carolina & Virginia
This 469 mile drive through the Appalachian Mountains starts in the Great Smoky Mountains and turns into the Shenandoah Skyline Drive. This drive features windy roads and stunning foliage.
Flint Hills, Kansas
This road will surprise you with its charm and beauty. The 45 miles from Emporia to Florence along US 50 will show you what the heartland of America used to look like. Experiencing this drive in the spring will remind you of Ireland, but [...
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Shopping for a car can be a lot of fun. There are so many options available to you: makes, models, colors, features, and everything else imaginable. But sometimes working with car dealerships in Dayton can just be plain frustrating and more of a hassle than anything. Where do I start? What is the best way of going about finding the car? How will I know what my options are? So many questions come along with this sometimes-frustrating process.
For those of you out there that need these questions answered, follow the guidelines below for some advice.
Decide what your budget is. How much are you willing to pay up front, or how much are you willing and able to pay monthly (if applicable)?
Set your stipulations. What MUST this car have? Less than 50,000 miles? Heated seats? Sun roof? 4WD or RWD? Decide what is absolutely important for you to have in your future car. [...]
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10 Reasons Why You Should NOT Buy a Chrysler 200 The Chrysler 200: Why Aren’t You Driving One?
There are a lot of cars out there for sale. It can be overwhelming when you’re trying to decide on which one to buy. Well, you’ve found your way here to learn about the Chrysler 200. This car has so much awesomeness packed into it, the only real question is: why wouldn’t you want it? Here are ten reasons you WOULDN’T want the Chrysler 200.
1. You love spending tons of money at the gas pump.
The Chrysler 200 features a class-exclusive 9-speed transmission that conserves gas consumption and gets you an estimated 36 MPG on the highway. So don’t buy if you’d rather spend your money on gas.
2. You hate horsepower.
Featuring a best-in-class 295 horsepower, the Chrysler 200’s 3.6L engine offers you all the power you could ask for. So stay away if you [...]
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With the weather in the Dayton area being unpredictable this time of year, it is easy for the rain on the warm road to quickly freeze to ice. Black ice, called clear ice sometimes, is a virtually transparent form of ice that can hardly be seen on the road. Between the construction on I-75 and the fickle Dayton weather that can easily cause black ice, driving conditions can be extremely dangerous.
With the Jeep Grand Cherokee Selec-Terrain traction management system, these dangerous conditions can be easily managed. The Selec-Terrain control dial allows you to select your vehicles capabilities based on driving conditions, in 5 modes: snow, sand, auto, mud, rock.
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Warming Up Your Car During Winter: What You Need To Know If you live in a cold area, you should know why it’s important to war up your car in the winter. When knowing this and doing it right, you can keep your engine lasting longer, and you can jump in your warm car. With this in mind, here are six things to know about warming up your car during the winter.
Beware Of Engine Damage You probably warm up your car so you don’t have to ride in a cold car or to clear the windows of frost or snow. But, if you don’t warm it up for a few minutes, especially in really cold weather, you are going to put unnecessary wear and tear on the engine. It may take a bit longer, but if you are looking to keep your car a long time, you should warm up the engine for [...]