The 2016 Dodge Journey is the perfect affordable crossover for Dayton families who need three rows of seats, a versatile interior, and a range of advanced technology. Factor in the choice of engines and trim levels and the Journey has something for everyone.
Engines and Performance
There are two engines available in the 2016 Dodge Journey, depending on the trim level you choose. The SE, SXT, Crossroad, or Crossroad Plus will give you a 173-horsepower, 166-pound-foot 2.4-liter 4-cylinder that gets up to 26 mpg on the highway. For those who want more power, these trims offer a 3.6-liter V6 which is standard on the top R/T trim of the Journey. This engine increases output to [...]
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 [...
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Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat: More Powerful Than The Viper The racy Dodge Viper is a formidable driving machine in its own right. However, the new Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat is a powerhouse that promises to leave ordinary sports cars gasping for air. Equipped with a mighty Hemi engine, the legendary muscle car will offer heart-pounding acceleration and an unmatched road presence. Although the new Challenger SRT Hellcat is outfitted with all of the modern essentials, its beautiful retro styling still remains in tact. This is the type of performance car that will be remembered for many years to come.
Beastly Engine The Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat is equipped with one of the most powerful engines in the automotive world. Even at idle, the supercharged 6.2-liter, V-8 engine rumbles [...
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Dodge is said to bring the all-new 2014 Dodge Durango to the 2013 New York Auto Show, according to Autoguide.com. It is said to be debuting a 3.0-liter EcoDiesel engine. This might ring a bell, because it is same engine that has recently been introduced in the Jeep Grand Cherokee.
Although there have not been many details released, it is rumors that the 2014 Dodge Durango will feature an eight-speed transmission in addition to the EcoDiesel engine.
The Durango is also rumored to feature similar looks and design styles as the Jeep Grand Cherokee. It is anticipated that 2014 Dodge Durango will showcase an 8.4-inch LCD touchscreen Uconnect media hub system, as seen in the 2013 Dodge Dart.
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With this week marking the first full week of spring, we hope that warmer weather is on the way in Dayton! Some of the best things about spring include baseball spring training, Red’s Opening Day, wearing shorts after being bundled up all winter, the beginning of cookout season, and driving with the sunroof open and windows down. One of the great joys in life is driving with your sunroof open on a warm, carefree day. When customizing your 2013 Dodge Dart, there is an available option to include a Power Express Open/Close sunroof. Add a little fun to your spring and summer. The 2013 Dodge [...
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The 2013 Dodge Dart has the markets largest touch screen of any compact car.
This will be a significant luxury for Dayton residents! Because there is so much construction throughout downtown Dayton, and it seems to be getting worse, finding the correct way to go may seem daunting sometimes. The 2013 Dodge Dart has easy to see navigation to get you through those confusing Dayton construction detours. Darts 8″ screen will be easy to see while dodging construction. And unfortunately, Dayton’s plan is for construction to go till 2017! That gives you plenty of time to utilize the Dart luxurious features right in the Dayton area.
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What is Electronic Stability Control? This is a feature of the all new 2013 Dodge Dart that monitors sensors in the steering column and passenger compartment. This is done to continually compare the steering action of the driver to the vehicle’s rotation around its vertical axis.
If the front end of a vehicle is under-steering, or not turning fast enough, ESC will automatically apply the inside rear brake. This is to help the vehicle achieve the turn that is desired.
When the rear end of the vehicle begins to fishtail or slide, ESC automatically engages the outside front brake. This is to correct any over-steering.
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The Dodge Avenger is a great vehicle for long car trips, city driving, driving with the kids, or solo driving. This powerful mid-size car is a 4-door vehicle that comfortably seats 5 people.
Not only does this vehicle have comfortable seating, but there is generous storage space as well. The rear seats fold down and reveal a pass-through to give you even more room for longer cargo. The Dodge Avenger comes standard with a 60/40 split-folding rear seat.
The trunk provides 13.5 cubic-feet of storage.
In addition to the impressive storage space in this mid-size vehicle, you’ll also be impressed with the luxury materials that the interior is made with. The Dodge Avenger [...