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From Allpar. Here's the link just in case the images disappear.



As SRT continues to work on its HellCat engine package, reportedly to go with both the eight-speed automatic and a hefty six-speed in the 2015 Dodge Challengers, a more complete sketch of the brand’s decal appears to have surfaced.






The new Challenger will be a potent refresh regardless; base models with the V6 will now come with an eight-speed, which should drop 0-60 times to around 6.6-6.8 seconds (based on Charger times with the same powertrain), while increasing highway gas mileage to 31 mpg — assuming the Challenger does not get different performance tuning or gearing than the V6 Charger. The 5.7 Hemi is reportedly due for a minor power upgrade, as is the 6.4 liter SRT engine currently pushing out 470 hp, but since both are also reputed to get the eight-speed, acceleration and economy should improve across the board, regardless.


The supercharged 6.2 engine, which may not be officially unveiled for some time, will be a very limited edition regardless, with pricing expected to roughly match similar setups from GM and Ford — in short, think “over $70,000.” Rumored power ratings are up in the high 600s, with the requisite body stiffening, suspension and brake upgrades, special cooling, and other expensive-to-engineer-and-produce changes needed to handle the power.


So far, rumor has the 6.2 going into Charger and Challenger, but not 300. Whether it makes its way into any other car (or the Grand Cherokee SRT8) is still a matter for conjecture.
 

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My guess is that dealers will up the price to the highest bidder anyway....
 

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For me it's between the cat and a C7 for 2015. All things, including price, are taken into consideration. I'm sure Fiat will consider the market prior to pricing but the territory they're getting into may make things more difficult than expected.
 

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Good post Joe!! thanks for sharing.
 

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I cant wait until they finally unveil it and I do hope they don't price everyone out......lets hope they think about it and the success they can/will have :smileup:
 

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I specifically remember seeing the first Challengers sitting on a local dealer's lot for over $50K with mark-up and they sold every one by the time it was unloaded from the truck. So I don't think they'll have much trouble selling the Hellcat to the guys with deep pockets.
 
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