November 20, 2019
, Windsor, Ontario
The “golden age” of flesh cars is now, and Dodge is celebrating a golden anniversary of a iconic Challenger with a new limited-production 50th Anniversary Edition, shown for a initial time currently during 2019 AutoMobility LA.
When a Dodge Challenger initial entered in a flesh automobile ranks of Detroit’s Big Three 50 years ago, it arrived with something a competitors didn’t have: a biggest operation of powertrain choices in a industry, from a tiny though durable 225-cubic-inch “Slant Six” to a fearsome “Elephant Motor,” — a 426 HEMI®.
A half-century later, Dodge Challenger still leads a container with a many absolute flesh automobile powertrains in a attention — trimming from a Pentastar V-6 engine to a fastest, many absolute flesh car, a 797-horsepower Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye.
“2020 outlines a 50th Anniversary of a Dodge Challenger, one of a many storied flesh cars in history,” pronounced Tim Kuniskis, Global Head of Alfa Romeo and Head of Passenger Cars–Dodge, SRT, Chrysler and FIAT, FCA–North America. “That story was built on a few pivotal things: large opinion and large muscle, shrill colours and shrill exhausts, and an fan village that is as singular and different as a special editions. So, to commemorate a 50th, we’re celebrating with a cold new special book that checks all of these boxes.”
In Canada, Dodge is charity a limited-production 50th Anniversary Edition package on Challenger Scat Pack 392 Shaker. The already heavily versed Challenger SRT Hellcat and SRT Hellcat Redeye models will underline a 50th Anniversary grille badge for a 2020 indication year as customary equipment.
Blast With A Past: New 2020 Dodge Challenger 50th Anniversary Edition Shakes Things Up
With a birthright design, unmatched energy and bland livability, a Challenger is a loyal GT automobile and any bit as dear and applicable to today’s consumer as a initial era was 50 years ago.
To applaud Challenger’s charming history, a Dodge Challenger 50th Anniversary Edition sticks to a roots, focusing on a sum large and small, that have done Challenger what it is today: high-impact paint (HIP) extraneous colours, Shaker hood scoop, prohibited wheels and tradition touches on a inside — all designed to give Dodge enthusiasts another approach to arrangement mythological Dodge opening attitude.
A body-colour Shaker hood dip is customary on Scat Pack 392 versed with a 50th Anniversary Edition package. As a name suggests, a mythological cold-air grabbing Shaker extends from a engine compartment, directing cooler atmosphere behind into a 392 HEMI V-8 engine. Like a strange 1970 Challenger R/T with a Shaker hood, a 50th Anniversary Edition continues a Dodge tradition of an engine-mounted hood dip that “shakes” with a transformation of a powertrain.
The organic Shaker hood comes with a Mopar cold-air intake, conical atmosphere filter and optimized atmosphere box for softened airflow and performance. Lift a hood and enthusiasts will also be treated to a “SHAKER” underhood decal — suggestive of a strange 1970 Challenger.
Illuminated Air Catcher headlamps underline 50th Anniversary Edition LED-illuminated “50” logos.
Each 50th Anniversary Edition will have a custom-look, loyal from a bureau with a customary Satin Black hand-painted hood and black-wrapped roof and decklid. Challenger 50th Anniversary trademark badges seem on a grille and spoiler in a new “Gold School” finish. Fender badges are also finished in “Gold School.”. The customary Satin Black fuel-filler doorway with birthright “FUEL” lettering adds a reason of nostalgia.
Unique 20-inch-by-9.5-inch “Gold School” wheels are featured on a Challenger Scat Pack 392 Shaker 50th Anniversary Edition.
The 50th Anniversary Edition package also comforts a Gunmetal colour Brembo brakes standard on Scat Pack 392.
Commemorating a strange indication year of a Challenger, 1970, there will be 70 numbered units of a Scat Pack 392 Shaker in Go Mango for Canada.
Throwback-inspired Interior Features 50th Anniversary Details
From a steering circle to a instrument panel, startup screens, sign faces, chair backs, doorway bolsters and building mats, a 50th Anniversary thesis extends into a Challenger’s jaunty interior.
Black, exhilarated and ventilated Nappa leather and Alcantara suede opening seats underline Sepia accent stitching and festooned “50” trademark chair backs. The Sepia accent tack appears via a interior on a Instrument Panel (IP), doorway panels and armrest, centre console lid, chair faces and a suede, flat-bottom steering wheel.
Real CO twine IP and console bezels with a copper wobble and Alcantara doorway bolsters featuring a singular accent tack emanate a reward cockpit feel that is singular to a 50th Anniversary Edition package. Premium Berber building mats underline an festooned “50” logo.
The 50th Anniversary Edition package comforts a startup animation on a Electronic Vehicle Information Centre (EVIC) shade that showcases a 1970 Challenger and singular white-faced gauges with yellow accents.
The passenger-side IP badge displays a Challenger 50th Anniversary trademark and is colour-matched to a exterior; any automobile is identified as “x out of 70.”
50th Anniversary Edition Package Available on 2020 Dodge Challenger Scat Pack 392
The 2020 Challenger Scat Pack 392 is powered by a naturally aspirated 392 HEMI V-8, delivering 485 horsepower and 475 lb.-ft. of torque. The Challenger Scat Pack 392 comes customary with a TorqueFlite eight-speed involuntary transmission, while a Tremec six-speed primer delivery is available.
The Scat Pack 392 comforts four-piston Brembo brakes during all 4 corners, 20-inch-by-9.5-inch wheels, high opening suspension, steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters (with involuntary transmission), SRT Performance Pages with expostulate modes and Line Lock — engages a front brakes to reason a automobile stationary, though leaves a back wheels giveaway for a burnout to feverishness adult and purify a back tires.
2020 Dodge Challenger
Dodge delivers a industry’s many absolute and able flesh automobile lineup with a 2020 Dodge Challenger. From a many powerful, quickest and fastest flesh car—the “Demon-possessed” 797-horsepower SRT Hellcat Redeye—to 305-horsepower V-6 potency and class-exclusive all-wheel-drive (AWD) capability, Challenger is unequaled when it comes to perfect horsepower, all-weather capability and altogether interior roominess. Dodge Challenger is a loyal GT car. Its birthright design, unmatched energy and bland livability mix to make this authentic though complicated Dodge flesh automobile any bit as dear and applicable to today’s consumer as a initial era was 50 years ago.
Eight graphic models make adult a automobile lineup for 2020: SXT, SXT AWD, GT, GT AWD, R/T, Scat Pack 392, SRT Hellcat and SRT Hellcat Redeye. Numerous packages offer all a upgrades, singular birthright cues and opening comforts that Dodge//SRT business crave.
The 2020 Dodge Challenger offers a full operation of engine options, including a award-winning 3.6-litre Pentastar V-6 on SXT, SXT AWD, GT and GT AWD models, a mythological 5.7-litre HEMI V-8 on R/T models, a naturally aspirated 392 HEMI V-8 on Scat Pack 392 models, a supercharged 6.2-litre HEMI V-8 on SRT Hellcat and a supercharged 6.2-litre HEMI high-output V-8 on SRT Hellcat Redeye.
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About FCA Canada
Founded as a Chrysler Corporation in 1925, FCA Canada Inc. is formed in Windsor, Ontario, and celebrates a 94th anniversary in 2019. FCA Canada is a unconditionally owned auxiliary of FCA US LLC, a North American automaker formed in Auburn Hills, Michigan and member of a Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA) family of companies. FCA Canada has approximately 440 dealers and sells Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep®, Ram, FIAT and Alfa Romeo brands, as good as a SRT opening designation. The association also distributes Mopar and Alfa Romeo tools and accessories. In further to a public facilities, that furnish a Chrysler Pacifica, Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid and Dodge Grand Caravan (Windsor), Chrysler 300, Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger (Brampton), FCA Canada operates an aluminum casting plant in Etobicoke, a investigate and growth centre in Windsor, and has sales offices and tools placement centers via a country.