2018 New Dodge Performance Vehicles and Highlights

September 29th, 2017 by

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2017 was an awesome year for Dodge and so far, it looks like 2018 is going to be just as exciting. Here are some of the exciting new models you can expect to see at Kendall Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram in 2018.

2018 Dodge Durango SRT

The 2018 Dodge Durango SRT is a great addition to the Dodge lineup. Built with SRT performance and design, the Durango SRT is the fastest and most powerful three-row SUV on the market. The Durango SRT is equipped with a 475-horsepower 392 SRT HEMI V8 engine, which makes the vehicle capable of launching from 0-60 mph in just 4.4 seconds and the quarter-mile finish line in 12.9 seconds.

What’s great for buyers is that Dodge and SRT didn’t sacrifice power and speed for towing capabilities. The 2018 Dodge Durango SRT can tow up to 8,700 pounds, which is 1,300 pounds more than a Durango equipped with the second most powerful 5.7L HEMI engine. Exterior performance features come standard like a widebody design, a functional SRT hood with a center air inlet duct, a new cold-air duct and LED fog lamps. Inside the vehicle comes leather and suede seats and carbon-fiber trim. MSRP for the 2018 Dodge Durango SRT is $62,995.

2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon

The release of the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT has been some of the biggest news in the auto industry in 2017. After months of teasing audiences about the comeback of the Demon, FCA finally released the Dodge Challenger SRT Demon at the New York International Auto Show, and it was worth the wait.

The 2018 Challenger SRT Demon comes with a supercharged 6.2-liter V8 SRT Demon engine and the interior and exterior has been tuned to maximize the vehicle’s insane horsepower and torque. The Challenger SRT is the first factory-production vehicle to hit 808 horsepower, and the when it has been modified with the available equipment in the Demon crate, the Challenger SRT Demon can produce 840 horsepower. The Dodge Durango SRT is fast, but the Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is much faster. The Challenger SRT Demon does the quarter-mile in 9.65 seconds and accelerates from 0-60 mph in 2.3 seconds. MSRP for the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is $84,995.

2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Widebody

The new Challenger SRT Widebody is a variation of the Challenger SRT Hellcat. The new Challenger SRT Widebody has the same 707 horsepower 6.2-liter V8 engine and features like air intake, transmission as the Challenger SRT Hellcat, but the new widebody design features a wider set of tires to create more grip for turning and stopping, rear capability, and some extra stability. Who knew the Challenger SRT Hellcat could get better? MSRP for the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Widebody is $72,590.

2018 is already screaming performance for the Dodge brand, so if performance is what you want from your car, come by Kendall Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram. You can also view our inventory at Kendall Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram here.

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