Dodge Debuts Limited-production 717-horsepower Daytona 50th Anniversary Edition on 2020 Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody

Posted on 14. Aug, 2019 by in Chrysler Canada

August 14, 2019

, Auburn Hills, Mich.

Dodge is stability to pull a bounds of performance, introducing a many absolute Charger ever – a 717-horsepower 2020 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody Daytona 50th Anniversary Edition – lifting a opening bar even aloft with a many absolute and fastest mass-produced sedan in a world.
 
Fifty years ago, Dodge launched a barbarous Dodge Charger Daytona indication with a outrageous wing and large nose privately designed to browbeat in NASCAR racing. The Daytona antecedent was a initial automobile to mangle 200 miles per hour (mph) normal path speed and set a record that stood for 17 years. Coveted by collectors ever since, usually 501 copies of a 1969 indication were constructed – a smallest series compulsory to validate for use on a NASCAR circuit.
 
Today, Dodge salutes a high horsepower birthright with a new 717-horsepower 2020 Dodge Charger Daytona 50th Anniversary Edition. Its design, opinion and a limited-production numbers all compensate reverence to a strange record-setting Daytona. A singular “Daytona” decklid, rear-quarter decal with relating spoiler and Daytona-exclusive B5 Blue paint are throwbacks to a original. Like a mythological 1969 Daytona, prolongation of a Daytona 50th Anniversary Edition is singular to 501 units.
 
“The Dodge code continues to pull a bounds of opening with a many absolute and fastest mass-produced sedan in a world, a Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody,” said Tim Kuniskis, Global Head of Alfa Romeo and Head of Passenger Cars – Dodge, SRT, Chrysler and FIAT, FCA – North America. “Today, with a introduction of a limited-production Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody Daytona, we are both noticing a Dodge brand’s opening birthright and staying loyal to a roots by charity high-performance, collectible vehicles that continue to challenge a trends and broach receptive opening that can’t be found anywhere else.”  

Performance enthusiasts can check out a new 2020 Dodge Charger Daytona 50th Anniversary Edition this weekend during a annual Woodward Dream Cruise. Dodge will arrangement a new Daytona Edition, along with a new 2020 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody, a 797-horsepower 2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye and many more, on Saturday, Aug. 17 during 50881 Woodward Ave., between Orchard Lake and Pike streets, in Pontiac, Michigan.

New 2020 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody Daytona 50th Anniversary Edition
Created in 1969 as a 501-unit, purpose-built prolongation run to validate for NASCAR racing, a Charger Daytona set annals with a graphic aerodynamic styling and mythological HEMI® power. The new Charger Daytona 50th Anniversary Edition builds on this distinguished story by adding some-more opening to North America’s usually four-door flesh sedan.
 
Building on this legacy, a Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody is a many absolute and fastest mass-produced sedan in a world, adding 3.5 inches of breadth with wider wheels and tires that are certainly Dodge//SRT, formulating an aggressive, planted position distinct any other four-door sedan on a market. The Daytona 50th Anniversary Edition ups a ante by augmenting a change points to 6,100 rpm in involuntary mode, that yields a 10-horsepower boost from 707 to 717 disdainful to this model.
 
The Daytona 50th Anniversary Edition adds singular birthright appointments that give Dodge enthusiasts another approach to arrangement mythological Dodge opening attitude. The new 2020 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody Daytona 50th Anniversary Edition is accessible in 4 extraneous paint colors – B5 Blue, Pitch Black, Triple Nickel and White Knuckle, with B5 Blue disdainful to a Daytona Edition.
 
Dodge designers reached behind into a Daytona’s storied past to emanate cues for a 50th Anniversary Edition, including “Daytona” decklid to rear-quarter decal with relating spoiler. The “Daytona” decal, spoiler and Hellcat badge are white on B5 Blue, Pitch Black and Triple Nickel models. On White Knuckle models, a “Daytona” decal and spoiler are Blue and a Hellcat badge has a splendid finish.
 
Completing a jaunty demeanour are 20- by 11-inch “Warp Speed” wheels with a singular Satin Carbon finish, Pirelli 305/35ZR20 all-season opening tires (three-season tires are optional) and ultra-high opening Black Brembo six-piston front and four-piston back brakes with vented rotors.
 
Race-inspired interior facilities CO fiber and singular Daytona blue accent stitching
Daytona cues are also seamlessly integrated into a interior with singular black exhilarated and ventilated Nappa leather and Alcantara suede opening seats with blue accent stitching and “Daytona” festooned chair backs. Both motorist and front newcomer seats underline 12-way energy adjust function. The blue accent tack appears via a interior, on a core console armrest, doorway panels and armrest, dashboard and shifter.
 
A Dynamica Suede headliner, genuine CO fiber instrument row (IP) and console bezels and Light Black Chrome interior accents are interconnected to a suede flat-bottom steering wheel, that facilities twin blue and china accent stitching. Premium velour-bound building mats have a blue dual-stitched accent border. Both a steering circle and building mats are disdainful to a Daytona 50th Anniversary Edition.
 
A tradition IP badge with a Hellcat and Daytona logos is located on a newcomer side identifying any automobile as “x out of 501.”
 
Dealer orders for 2020 Dodge Charger models, including Daytona 50th Anniversary Edition, open in tumble 2019; vehicles will start nearing in Dodge//SRT dealerships in early 2020.
 
About Dodge//SRT
Dodge//SRT offers a finish lineup of opening vehicles that mount out in their possess segments. Dodge is America’s opening code and SRT is positioned as a ultimate opening halo of a Dodge brand, together formulating a finish and offset opening code with one prophesy and one voice.
 
For some-more than 100 years, a Dodge code has carried on a suggestion of brothers John and Horace Dodge, who founded a code in 1914. Their change continues today. For 2020, Dodge literally expands a high-performance Charger indication lineup, adding a Widebody extraneous to America’s usually four-door flesh car. Powered by a 707-horsepower supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI® Hellcat V-8 engine, a 2020 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat maintains a power as a many absolute and fastest mass-produced sedan in a world.
 
The 2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye is hexed by a Demon. Its 797-horsepower supercharged HEMI® high-output engine creates it a many powerful, quickest and fastest flesh car, reaching 0-60 miles per hour (mph) in 3.4 seconds, and a fastest GT prolongation automobile with a ¼-mile elapsed time (ET) of 10.8 seconds during 131 mph. It also reaches a new tip speed of 203 mph.

Joining a Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye is a 2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat, with a some-more absolute 717-horsepower engine, and a Challenger R/T Scat Pack Widebody, featuring buffer flares from a SRT Hellcat Widebody, that supplement 3.5 inches of breadth to a 485-horsepower Scat Pack’s customary body. Also new for 2019 is a Challenger R/T Scat Pak 1320 with disdainful drag frame record from a iconic Dodge Challenger SRT Demon. The Challenger R/T Scat Pack 1320 is a drag-oriented, street-legal flesh automobile and a vacant board for a critical grassroots drag racer. The 2019 Dodge Durango SRT, America’s fastest, many absolute and many able three-row SUV with a best-in-class draw rating of 8,700 lbs., completes a brand’s opening lineup. These abdominal opening models join a 2019 code lineup that includes a Durango, Grand Caravan, Journey, Charger and Challenger — a salon that offers opening during each cost point.
 
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