Modern MOPAR Meet in Germany

After bringing you all the details on how a german classic car meeting for a variety of makes looks like I would now like to talk about a smaller meeting for lovers of modern MOPARs that took place last weekend in my hometown Buchloe in the Allgäu Region in Bavaria in the southern part of Germany. To not mislead all… » 10/06/14 7:19am 10/06/14 7:19am

The Sinister 2015 Dodge Charger Pursuit Is Robocop In Car Form

Dodge's new Charger Pursuit has a sixties-inspired livery, a 370 horsepower V8 with all-wheel drive, and all the gizmos Mopar could find on its shelves. It's not something you would want to mess with. » 8/08/14 1:42pm 8/08/14 1:42pm

Hot Laps Around PIR in the 707-Horsepower Hellcat

I was on the first wave of the media drive for the 2015 Dodge Challenger, which included some seat time in the 707-horsepower Hellcat. I can't talk about driving impressions until Tuesday, but I can share some video that I shot for my job at » 7/17/14 5:20pm 7/17/14 5:20pm

Jeep 'Custom Map Hood Decal' Is A Cheesy Accessory I Love

Jeep is now offering topographical map hood decals as a Mopar add-on for the Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, Wrangler, and Wrangler Unlimited. For $300, the dealer print any location you want on this cool black-on-darker-black hood graphic. Neato! » 6/30/14 4:31pm 6/30/14 4:31pm

Answers To Your Burning Questions About The Ram 1500 EcoDiesel

Bob Hegbloom, Director of Ram Truck Brand and Mike Cairns, Director of Ram Truck Engineering answered questions in an open Google+ Hangout on June 12, 2014. Here's the interview recording, and their most important answers. » 6/12/14 1:59pm 6/12/14 1:59pm

Mopar Cooking Up Six Special Jeeps For 'Easter Safari' In Moab

The Easter Jeep Safari is a nine-day off-road event that goes down every April in America's off-road capital of Moab, Utah. This year Jeep will bring six "concept vehicles" modified by Mopar to show off what their SUVs are capable of. » 4/01/14 9:29pm 4/01/14 9:29pm

Mopar Already Offers A Lowering Kit For The 2015 Jeep Renegade

Surely there are literally people out there who just can't wait to make the 2015 Jeep Renegade they can buy in a year look more like a Scion xB. At least that's what Mopar thinks, as Renegade accessory list is already as long as a medieval scroll. » 3/04/14 7:33pm 3/04/14 7:33pm

1974 Mopar Support Truck From The Awesome, Uncelebrated Side Of Racing

This 1974 Dodge D800 Truck Factory Oleynik Race Car Transporter is one of the few relics I've ever seen from the support side of racing to survive outside a museum. » 2/11/14 12:31pm 2/11/14 12:31pm

Chrysler Brings Back The Shaker Hood Scoop Amidst Explosive Retrogasm

Since it's going to be some time since we see a major refresh or a completely new product from Chrysler's pony car department, they're bringing back the "shaker" hood scoop to keep the current Dodge Challenger fresh a little longer. » 11/06/13 9:00am 11/06/13 9:00am

Chrysler Has Found A Way To Put Orange Accents On All Their Cars

Next to the exhibited twenty custom vehicles, there will be hundreds of Mopar performance parts and Jeep accessories from the off-road division. Chrysler doesn't always build the best car in any particular class, but damned if they don't offer the most factory parts for their cars. » 10/30/13 3:00pm 10/30/13 3:00pm

Inside Detroit's Conner Assembly

Chrysler still builds cars in the city of Detroit? Yeah, they do. And not just any cars, but 6 figure, 640 horsepower-ed, Halle Berry inspired, American supercars. » 7/30/13 10:43am 7/30/13 10:43am

New Chrysler Wireless Charging System Is Like An In-Car Powermat

Chrysler's Mopar aftermarket division is now the first automaker to offer in-vehicle wireless charging for your mobile devices. Yes, for just $199.99 (plus installation cost), you can get something like a Powermat for your car. » 4/09/12 10:15am 4/09/12 10:15am

Dodge Charger Redline 426: So Hot It's Illegal

Chrysler may want to give the new Dodge Dart a well-accessorized introduction, but other product lines are getting some welcome Mopar-style attention as well. The only problem is that the best part on display for the Charger Redline 426 is the one you're not really allowed to use. » 2/08/12 1:30pm 2/08/12 1:30pm

Dodge Dart GTS 210 Tribute: MOAR MOPAR

Chrysler wants you to like the Dodge Dart. They really do. And they're sweetening the pot with a a million powertrains and more than 150 Mopar accessories, most of which can be found on the Dodge Dart GTS 210 Tribute custom car. » 2/08/12 12:30pm 2/08/12 12:30pm

The Dodge Dart GTS 210 Tribute Shows Off NACA Duct Goodness

Automakers knows there's big money in the aftermarket, especially for compact cars that on their own rarely make much on the sticker price. No surprise then that Mopar's showing off what they can do, creating a 210 horsepower factory-tuned Dodge Dart. They call it the Dodge Dart GTS 210 Tribute. » 2/01/12 3:30pm 2/01/12 3:30pm

This Is The Most Badge-Engineered Car Of All Time

Badge engineering has been part of the auto industry ever since someone figured out the magical mix of calculus and alchemy that somehow makes money by selling the same car under different names. I've never been entirely sure how this actually works, but it must — because automakers continue to do it. » 1/30/12 12:00pm 1/30/12 12:00pm

Chrysler 200 Super S: A Good Way to Move a Bunch of Mopar Parts Around

When your company's own press release refers to a car as a "rolling showcase for the latest Mopar exterior parts" you can be pretty assured you're not going to be seeing anything revolutionary. And, in that context, the Chrysler 200 Super S certainly delivers. » 1/11/12 3:30pm 1/11/12 3:30pm

For $10,000, you Cuda had a V8

Barracuda by Heart is a staple of classic rock stations across America. Pony cars are another staple of American culture, and today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe Plymouth Barracuda is one rare classic. Its price however may not get your rocks off. » 11/16/11 8:00am 11/16/11 8:00am

It's a Chrysler 800-hp V10 in a box, baby!

Yep, it's a ten-banger in a box. The Viper may be dead for the time being, but Chrysler will still build you a V10 by hand, intended for use in drag racing. The 8.4-liter monster makes 800 hp and 695 lb-ft. No pricing info has yet been released. » 11/01/11 12:30pm 11/01/11 12:30pm

For $8,000, experience magnum force

Richard Petty's long relationship with Chrysler ended with the Dodge Magnum, and in fact for the first time since 1960, Petty racked up nary a single Grand National win in 1978 while driving that car. Today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe Magnum comes from that same winless year, but will its price earn the checkered? » 10/03/11 8:00am 10/03/11 8:00am