10 Things to Love About the 2019 Ram 1500

August 15th, 2019 by

The pickup battle in the full-size truck segment rages on, with the 2019 Ram 1500 leaving the Chevrolet Silverado in the dust. Competition is fierce between the big three — the Ram 1500, Chevy Silverado and Ford F-150 — and these trucks mean business. Recently revamped models and clever innovations to cater to the demands…

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The Dodge Charger Turns 50

August 13th, 2019 by

Dodge continues to break barriers when it comes to performance and to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Dodge Charger the brand just announced the most powerful Charger ever. The 717-horsepower 2020 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody Daytona 50th Anniversary Edition raises the performance bar even higher as the fastest mass-produced sedan in the world. …

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Dodge Launches New “Dodge Power Dollars” Campaign

August 7th, 2019 by

Dodge recently introduced an innovative national sales promotion called “Dodge Power Dollars,” intended to make Dodge//SRT horsepower more accessible than ever before. This national promotion goes out of its way to reward passionate enthusiasts who are devoted to power.  Back in 2018, sales of the Dodge Challenger hit an all-time high, while the Charger is…

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Anticipation Builds for the 2020 Dodge Challenger

August 1st, 2019 by

Lately, it’s been the 2020 Charger Widebody that’s taken over the airwaves and dominated the conversation. The new Widebody package was introduced for the Scat Pack and Hellcat trim levels back at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ (FCA) annual “What’s New” media event that takes place in Michigan. Of course, rolling out the Widebody package meant that…

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4 Reasons Why the 2020 Charger Widebody Will be a Success

July 31st, 2019 by

Months of speculation fueled the intrigue about the 2020 Dodge Charger, but Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) finally confirmed that there would be a 2020 Dodge Charger Widebody. The Charger Widebody will be available in Hellcat and Scat Pack variants. For the most part, the reception has been positive, but there are some who doubt that…

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The Timelessness of the Dodge Challenger

July 25th, 2019 by

Dodge is notorious for designing and engineering some of the fastest and most powerful vehicles around the globe. Even though the era of traditional muscle cars has long been over, Dodge is still one of the few automakers that manufactures muscle cars. Their most celebrated car to date? The timeless Dodge Challenger. It’s considered so…

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Dodge Breaks Into the J.D. Power Initial Quality Study Top 10

July 24th, 2019 by

Congratulations are in order for Dodge as the brand no longer finished behind the pack in J.D. Power’s Initial Quality Study. 2019 marks the first time the Dodge brand jumped into the top 10, thanks to the segment-leading Challenger and the improved Durango. The brand officially finished in eighth place – tied with Lexus and…

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Spotted: Ram Rebel TRX

July 17th, 2019 by

Automotive spy photographers are still hard at work and they recently caught a Ram Rebel TRX while out on a test run. Spotted testing in Michigan’s Silver Lake Sand Dunes, the purported Rebel TRX is slated to take on the Ford Raptor directly. The last prototype was spotted out both on the streets of Detroit…

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Dancing in the Street With the Challenger R/T Scat Pack 1320

July 15th, 2019 by

The Dodge brand always features ad campaigns that tend to outdo past campaigns, each one cooler than the last. This time around, the brand has paired up with the band The Struts as part of a newly-introduced Summer advertising campaign. Fans and newcomers to the brand will be able to enjoy the campaign across television,…

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Turns Out the Ram Dakota is a Real Possibility

July 11th, 2019 by

It’s no longer a question of “will-they-won’t-they,” Ram Trucks officially confirmed that it is indeed looking to enter the midsize pickup market. Recent pickups like the Ford Ranger and the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) newly-introduced 2020 Jeep Gladiator have reinvigorated the mid-size pickup segment. It appears that Ram is looking to bring back the old…

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Electrification is the Future for Dodge

July 9th, 2019 by

No need to worry just yet, but it appears that the days of gasoline-powered HEMI V8 engines on Dodge muscle cars are counted. In an interview with AutomotiveNews, the current head of passenger cars for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), Tim Kuniskis, stated that “electrification is the absolute future for these cars” when referring to the…

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Lee Iacocca, Automotive Titan, Dead at 94

July 3rd, 2019 by

It’s a solemn day for the automotive industry, the revolutionary Lee Iacocca died on July 2, at the age of 94 from complications of Parkinson’s disease. Renowned for his relentless drive and notorious as the savior of Chrysler during a crisis in the late 1970s and early 1980s, Iacocca will be remembered as a titan…

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There’s No Stopping Ram Trucks in 2019

July 2nd, 2019 by

Ram has been on a winning streak lately, gaining more credibility as a truck maker that never disappoints. The 2020 Ram heavy-duty pickup is sure to exceed expectations as it offers buyers powerful engines to choose from, responsive performance, intense capability and a fresh redesign. Editors over at U.S. News and World Report seem to…

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Roadkill Nights Powered by Dodge

June 28th, 2019 by

“Roadkill Nights Powered by Dodge” is back and bigger than ever to kick off cruise week for 2019. MotorTrend Group’s event will be adding Friday night activities in addition to bringing back legal street drag racing on the iconic Woodward Avenue pavement that takes place on Saturday night of the eventful weekend. This year’s event…

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The Dodge Charger Widebody is Right Around the Corner

June 27th, 2019 by

Not that long ago we reported that spy photographers had witnessed the 2020 Dodge Charger Widebody out for a test run, but now we have official confirmation that the Charger Widebody is coming soon. Turns out the rumors were true. Dodge just released a short video teaser touting that “Something big is coming,” all while…

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Mopar Introduces New and Improved Website

June 20th, 2019 by

Mopar, the service, parts and customer care brand for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) vehicles around the globe, recently launched a redesigned version of its website, Mopar.com. Mopar prioritized an owner-focused experience for the latest redesign and made most vehicle information and customer care resources just a few clicks away. Exclusively redesigned for the U.S. market…

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Ram is Poised to Dominate the Diesel Pickup Segment

June 17th, 2019 by

Ram recently announced that it would be bringing back its renowned EcoDiesel engine, redesigned and more capable than ever, on the 2020 Ram 1500. In fact, for the first time ever the EcoDiesel engine will be available to the entire Ram 1500 lineup, including the Rebel trim. Ram believes it’s poised to lead the diesel-powered…

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FCA Finds New Business Partner in Aurora Innovation

June 10th, 2019 by

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) just announced that it’s got a new partner for developing self-driving vehicles. This partnership isn’t just any partnership with Aurora Innovation – a company led by leaders in the space who’ve all worked at Google, Tesla and Uber. FCA says it will work alongside Aurora in order to integrate the Aurora…

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2020 Ram 1500: EcoDiesel Engine is Back!

June 10th, 2019 by

The Ram 1500 lineup was fully redesigned just last year (2019), but there was one option that was absent from the lineup. Although it debuted to much fanfare, the 2019 Ram 1500 did not have the option to choose the 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6 option that past Ram owners had come to know and love. Good…

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Get to Know the 2019 Ram Rebel

June 6th, 2019 by

When Ram debuted their redesigned 1500 pickup truck for the 2019 model year, the brand gave prospective buyers everything they wanted and more. Now, buyers can choose to opt for a fully-modernized workhorse that’s as easy on the eyes inside as it is on the outside. The 2019 Ram 1500 Rebel is the perfect trim…

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Introducing the Dodge Charger SRT Octane Edition

June 4th, 2019 by

The Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat is lauded as the quickest, fastest, and most powerful sedan in the world. It continues to grow its lineup and options with the introduction of the limited-edition 2019 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Octane Edition. Tom Sacoman, Director of Product, Passenger Car Brands, Dodge, SRT, Chrysler and FIAT- FCA US LLC,…

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Edmunds Names 2019 Ram 1500 the 2019 Best Family Truck

May 28th, 2019 by

We’ve said it before and it seems like we’ll have to keep saying it, but the accolades keep rolling in for the 2019 Ram 1500. This time Edmunds awarded the 2019 Ram 1500 its Best Family Truck Award. Alistair Weaver, the editor-in-chief at Edmunds, said “A truck as a family car makes sense when you…

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FCA Announces Proposal to Merge With Renault

May 27th, 2019 by

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) may have just announced the strategy that’s going to future-proof its business by announcing its intentions to partner up with French automotive giant Renault. Despite the announcement, the deal raises new questions about how it would all work. Here’s what we know so far: it would be a 50/50 partnership. A…

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Introducing the Dodge Durango Pursuit Speed Trap

May 24th, 2019 by

Here’s something you wouldn’t want to see in your rearview mirror: a Dodge Durango SRT Pursuit “Speed Trap.” Touted as the most powerful “police” SUV ever, the Durango Pursuit Speed Trap features a supercharged V8 under the hood – yes, the very same engine that gives the Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye its 797 horsepower! The…

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Midsize Pickup From Ram Could Fill Void in FCA Portfolio

May 15th, 2019 by

It appears that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) – the automaker that’s been a leader in the industry shift to SUVs and pickups – has somewhat of a hole in its portfolio. FCA is just now (May 2019) entering the midsize pickup segment with the Jeep Gladiator, but the segment is picking up steam and is…

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Go Your Own Way With Ram

May 14th, 2019 by

Ram prides itself on making trucks that are “built to serve” and the brand’s new marketing campaign is aiming to reinforce that message. Brand values such as integrity, hard work, and leadership take center stage in the all-new “On to Bigger Things” campaign that’s comprised of a four-part video series. The series intentionally highlights the…

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FCA Reveals Plans for a New Vehicle Ecosystem

May 9th, 2019 by

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) recently announced that it’s partnering with HARMAN-Samsung and Google technologies to craft and introduce a new “ecosystem” – read infotainment and tech package – to enhance the connectivity capabilities of FCA vehicles across the globe. The system is intended to manage in-vehicle and exterior data using a cloud-based platform designed by…

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Dodge Challenger Officially Outsells Chevrolet Camaro

May 6th, 2019 by

Competition is standard in the automotive market and this next competition we’re going to be talking about is one based on speed and muscle. A silent battle has been brewing between two of the major automakers – Dodge and Chevrolet –  over which vehicle holds the No. 2 spot in the performance/sports category. Dodge had…

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The 2019 Ram 1500 Classic Lives on For Now

April 30th, 2019 by

The 2019 Ram 1500 Classic is proving to be a hit on the lot for dealers. Older than the new 2019 Ram 1500 that’s slowly replacing the previous generation, the 2019 Ram 1500 Classic is still being sold alongside the redesigned truck that’s also taking the segment by storm. In fact, according to J.D Power,…

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The 1,000-HP Hellephant is Now Available For Pre-Order

April 29th, 2019 by

Is there such a thing as too much horsepower? Dodge and Mopar clearly don’t think so and they wanted to celebrate Hemi Day by launching pre-order access to its 1,000-horsepower Hellephant engine. Steve Beahm, head of Mopar and passenger car brands over at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), issued a press release stating “Power and performance…

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EcoDiesel Engine Coming to the 2019 Ram 1500 Soon

April 25th, 2019 by

Ram has been taking the half-ton pickup segment by storm since they introduced the all-new 2019 ram 1500, a feat that can largely be attributed to the fact that the new pickup is a handsome machine both inside and out. After initially grabbing the attention of truck buyers, the all-new 1500 has yet to deliver…

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Spotted: Dodge Charger Hellcat Widebody

April 24th, 2019 by

Not too long ago we reported about the debut of the Dodge Charger Widebody at the California Spring Fest. There were no press releases or any official photos from Dodge, and there haven’t been any since the Spring Festival. The only confirmation about the existence of the Dodge Charger Widebody that enthusiasts have is a…

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Dodge Delights Owners With Easter Eggs

April 19th, 2019 by

On the surface, it may appear to be pointless for an automaker like Dodge to spend its time incorporating Easter eggs in their vehicles, but these hidden details add another dimension to the brand’s devotion to its drivers. Although Easter eggs are often tiny details scattered throughout the vehicle, they often reveal something about the…

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Ram Introduces Kentucky Derby Edition for its Heavy Duty Lineup

April 17th, 2019 by

We’ve said it before and we will say it again, but Ram has the best product introductions in auto shows across the U.S. and this time it’s the New York Auto Show’s turn to shine. Ram recently debuted a limited edition of its new 2019 Ram Heavy Duty model to celebrate the 145th running of…

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Dodge Introduces Stars & Stripes Edition Charger and Challenger Models

April 11th, 2019 by

Dodge is set to take the 2019 New York International Auto Show by storm as the brand celebrates the men and women of the U.S. armed forces with their Stars & Stripes Package. The all-new package will be on display and featured on select Challenger and Charger models. Dodge is known as the brand with…

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Ram Breaks New Ground With Stellar Pickups

April 9th, 2019 by

Truck wars in the U.S. are ongoing as the big three truck makers – Ram, Chevy, and Ford – attempt to outdo one another and reign supreme. Ram, the truck brand under Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), has long been the third-best seller of full-size pickups in the U.S., with Chevrolet resting comfortably in second place…

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2019 Ram Heavy Duty Lone Star Debuts at the DFW Auto Show

April 1st, 2019 by

Ram continues its streak of debuting models and trims at various auto shows across the nation. This time around Ram offered the first glimpse of the all-new 2019 Ram 2500 and 3500 Heavy Duty Lone Star at the Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) Auto Show held in Dallas, Texas. This distinguished and unique Lone Star model…

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Which 2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat is Right for you?

March 29th, 2019 by

Any American muscle car enthusiast will know the key features when it comes to the 2019 Challenger, however, there seems to be some confusion around the more precise details of the 2019 Hellcat Challenger lineup. For the 2019 model year, the Dodge Challenger is offered in both Hellcat and Hellcat Redeye form. A new hood…

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2019 Ram 1500 Wins Gold Hitch Award

March 26th, 2019 by

We never tire of saying it, but the accolades for the all-new 2019 Ram 1500 are seemingly endless. Once it was awarded the 2019 MotorTrend Truck of the Year award it’s as if the Ram 1500 is unstoppable. This time around it was the online publication The Fast Lane Truck’s (TFLtruck) turn to award the…

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Dodge Charger Concept is Headed to the California Spring Fest

March 21st, 2019 by

Speculation is running wild about the Dodge Charger and the possibility that it may eventually be offered with the Widebody package that’s currently available on the Challenger SRT Hellcat and R/T Scat Pack. Mopar enthusiasts have been claiming that all insider knowledge points to Dodge having the package ready to go for the 2020 model…

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Reasons to Opt for the 2019 Durango GT

March 18th, 2019 by

The Durango has evolved over the years, transforming into a modern design-oriented SUV that’s come into its own. Sure, the three-row SUV sector is rife with competition, so what makes the Durango stand out? Its bold styling, good off-road capabilities, and variants in its lineup, like the GT trim, which are full of features. Powertrain…

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What Makes the Charger Hellcat Engine Tick

March 14th, 2019 by

The Dodge Charger is definitely a game changer, doing away with the stigma usually associated with sedans, albeit performance-oriented ones. Slow and bulky? Just a commuter vehicle? With the thrill of 707 horsepower, we highly doubt any of the aforementioned descriptors are suitable for the Charger. So where does this sedan-sized muscle car get its…

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2019 Charger vs 2019 Challenger

March 12th, 2019 by

Dodge offers two different takes on the modern muscle car in their lineup with the 2019 Dodge Charger and the 2019 Dodge Challenger. Both vehicles are built on the same platform and have been on sale for a number of years now, they even have similar engines under the hood – ranging from the standard…

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All-new 2019 Ram Tradesman HD

March 7th, 2019 by

Annual truck sales numbers often impress people when the figures are made public, but what people don’t realize is that heavy-duty pickups are the backbone of many industries. Work trucks drive sales year after year and brands like Ram are always looking for innovative ways to meet their customers’ needs. With hopes to take a…

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FCA Pushes for More SUV and Truck Production

March 5th, 2019 by

It looks as if the Dodge Durango and Ram 1500 Classic pickup are both here to stay despite rumors that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) was long overdue for a lineup refreshment and those two models might’ve been in the crosshairs. The automaker recently announced that its focus lies in selling trucks and SUVs to eager…

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Ram Goes Retro

February 27th, 2019 by

Ram Truck recently unveiled a gem at the 2019 Chicago Auto Show – the 2019 Ram 1500 Classic Warlock Special Edition. This particular edition is a callback to the original Warlock pickups of the 1970s. It offers prospective buyers a well-equipped, pseudo-customized pickup with plenty of style, capability, and value for those looking to buy…

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Dodge Journey: A Class of One

February 26th, 2019 by

There’s a vehicle in the Dodge lineup that’s currently entering a class of one – the still strong-selling Dodge Journey is currently the only passenger vehicle that comes with a four-speed automatic. Now that the Toyota Yaris hatchback production has come to an end, it’s the red-blooded Dodge Journey that’s left to stand in a…

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2019 Durango SRT Stands its Ground

February 20th, 2019 by

For quite some time now, the Dodge Durango SRT, has been the only three-row performance crossover vehicle offered by a non-luxury brand. Now that the 2020 Ford Explorer ST is making its way towards dealership lots there’ll be two family crossovers vying for the attention of prospective buyers. Let’s see how each of these crossovers…

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2019 Ram Chassis Cab Goes Hi-Tech

February 19th, 2019 by

The 2019 Chicago Auto Show is in full swing, and once again Ram trucks are garnering all the buzz. After recently introducing the redesigned heavy-duty lineup at the 2019 Detroit Auto Show, it’s the redesigned Ram Chassis Cab’s turn at bat. So what’s new on the Ram Chassis Cab that’s got tongues wagging? Let’s find…

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Tailgate Wars Heat Up

February 12th, 2019 by

The battle for the biggest, most powerful, and most luxurious American truck has been raging for decades between the big three – Ram, Chevrolet, and Ford. Nowadays the battles don’t only extend to the truck itself, but the features as well. The latest feature to take the limelight? A seemingly innocuous one: the tailgate. Ram…

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Dodge Shows Off at the 2019 Chicago Auto Show

February 11th, 2019 by

Devoted gearheads rejoice, Dodge is making headlines at the 2019 Chicago Auto Show by announcing the return of a much-loved classic Mopar paint color. The bright-hued (nearly mimicking a highlighter) Sublime makes Dodge muscle cars even more lovable and more attention-grabbing if that’s even possible. Although Dodge has not made any substantial changes to the…

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Ram Launches #RamWillTowThat Campaign

February 7th, 2019 by

Ram opted for a digital media ad strategy only when it came to this year’s Super Bowl, with a large part of the brand’s focus zeroing in after the big game had long finished. The #RamWillTowThat social media initiative sees the truck brand collaborate with M&M’S, Pringles, Avocados From Mexico, Amazon, Persil ProClean, and DEVOUR…

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2019 Dodge Challenger Hellcat and SRT Hellcat Redeye are All About Muscle

February 5th, 2019 by

It looks as if Dodge is determined to overpower the market for muscle cars if their unrivaled (and most recent) lineup is anything to go by, including the new Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye and a wide array of other bulked-up coupes such as the Challenger Hellcat. With the Redeye included, Dodge now offers nine robust…

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Ram Plans Ahead

January 31st, 2019 by

It’s a good year to be a proud Ram truck owner – almost as much as it is to be the actual manufacturer reaping the benefits of the brand’s success. In this era, Ram is riding high on a success wave with a string of hits such as the recent debut of its heavy-duty trucks…

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Plug-In Hybrid Powertrain in the works for Dodge?

January 29th, 2019 by

We’ve been writing about the aging Dodge Challenger for a while now – the vehicle hasn’t seen any substantial changes since it was introduced in 2008. Now, rumor has it, the Challenger might be in for a massive reformation of sorts with the introduction of a plug-in hybrid powertrain. Is this the end of the…

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Revamp may be on the Horizon Soon, but Challenger Design is Here to Stay

January 24th, 2019 by

Aesthetics play a large part in a vehicle’s popularity and Dodge definitely hit a home run when the Challenger was reintroduced into the automotive market back in 2008. Very little has changed since then and people probably wonder if Dodge and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) abide by the rules of “if it ain’t broke, don’t…

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2019 Ram 1500 is the North American Truck of the Year

January 22nd, 2019 by

Move over Ford and Chevrolet, there’s a new champ in town – the all-new 2019 Ram 1500 earned top honors at the 2019 Detroit Auto Show as the North American Truck of the Year. Innovation has paid off for the Ram brand as this is the latest accolade among many for their reimagined 1500. Just…

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The 2019 Durango SRT is Still the Biggest and Baddest SUV

January 17th, 2019 by

SUVs and trucks rule our roadways these days as more and more consumers are enamored by the do-it-all appeal of utilitarian vehicles. Traditional sedans and coupes are on such a decline that automakers are scrapping their production from future plans. Considering the attention and emphasis that SUVs receive these days, it was only a matter…

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Ram Unveils the All-New 2019 2500 and 3500 Heavy-Duty Pickups

January 15th, 2019 by

Taking a page out of the 2018 Detroit Auto Show, Ram decided they’d once again dominate the airwaves at the same show in 2019 with the introduction of the all-new 2019 Ram 2500 and 3500. Both heavy-duty trucks follow in the footsteps and design of the light-duty 1500 that debuted in Motor City a year…

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The 2019 Charger Soldiers On

January 10th, 2019 by

Very few changes are in the works for the 2019 model year Dodge Charger lineup as the automaker is seemingly just offering a new round of updates. Though the car isn’t quite as old as its Challenger sibling that debuted in 2008, the Charger hasn’t received a revamp to its platform since its seventh-generation introduction…

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FCA to Unveil new Ram Heavy-Duty Pickup at NAIAS 2019

January 8th, 2019 by

No one should be tempted to think of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ (FCA) all-new Ram 1500 full-size pickup as a sleeper. Motor Trend certainly didn’t think so when it named it the Truck of the Year, and neither should its rivals – GM and Ford –  who have witnessed the Ram brand carve a significant portion…

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LEGO and Dodge Introduce Their Speed Champions Series

January 3rd, 2019 by

Builders of all ages take notice: Dodge has teamed up with LEGO once again for their Speed Champions series. The partnership between the automaker and toy manufacturer resulted in a new, high-speed product line for enthusiasts to build their favorite cars from LEGO bricks. Not only does the series feature typical LEGO fun, but the…

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Why Dodge Isn’t Abandoning Passenger Cars

December 27th, 2018 by
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Automakers have pretty much abandoned the sedan segment as they rush to attract consumers interested in an over-saturated SUV market, but by the looks of it, Dodge never got that memo. In fact, the changes in the market have been so swift that General Motors recently announced it will be killing off six sedan models…

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2018 Year in Review

December 25th, 2018 by

2018 was a banner year for both Dodge and Ram with the release of new models, a revamped engine, and plenty of awards that prove both brands are just getting started. Let’s review how Ram and Dodge shook up the automotive industry this year (2018). Ram Ram was all about overhauling their own lineup this…

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The All-new Pentastar V6 Engine with eTorque is a 10 Best Engines Winner

December 19th, 2018 by

WardsAuto, an American organization that’s covered the automotive industry for over 80 years, recently named Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ (FCA) 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine enhanced with the eTorque mild-hybrid system as one of the 10 Best Engines for 2019. The Pentastar V6 engine with eTorque made its debut in the all-new 2019 Ram 1500 and is…

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The Challenger Hellcat Gets the Sleigh Treatment

December 18th, 2018 by

The holidays are a time for creativity – activities run the gamut from baking goods, making crafts, to simply decorating in theme. Who says that automakers can’t get in on the holiday fun as well? Year after year automakers attempt to redesign Santa’s sleigh with a vehicle from their lineup, and while Dodge isn’t the…

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Celebrate the Holidays With Mopar

December 12th, 2018 by

Looking for unique gifts this holiday season? Look no further because Mopar is offering quite a few unique gift ideas from its repertoire of more than 500,000 parts, accessories, gear and vehicle protection plans to dazzle anyone that’s on your naughty or nice list. Items tailored to fit every budget are available from Mopar, ranging…

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Dodge Charger Wins Residual Value Award

December 11th, 2018 by

For the fifth year in a row, the Dodge Charger received the ALG Residual Value Award, indicating that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is an automaker dedicated to manufacturing quality vehicles intended to last. With the 2018 model chosen as a segment leader, the Dodge Charger continues its lengthy winning streak in the full-size segment. The…

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Spotted: 2020 Ram Power Wagon

December 6th, 2018 by

It’s hard to keep good things secret for long and that seems to be exactly the case of the 2020 Ram Power Wagon – it was recently spied on the streets of metro Detroit. Given that Ram trucks are assembled in the state of Michigan, it was only a matter of time before this beast…

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Ram 1500 is Motor Trend’s 2019 Truck of the Year

December 4th, 2018 by

America’s love affair with pickup trucks is a long-standing one and on any given week you can find pickups commuting like a sedan, hauling a bed full of cargo, towing recreational gear like jet skis, bicycles, and kayaks, tearing through some muddy ranchland, and sometimes even exploring off-road trails. With a vehicle so versatile it’s…

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Ram Releases 1500 North Edition

November 29th, 2018 by
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Ram Trucks seems to be on top of their game with getting consumers interested month after month. Last year and the year before, they released many special edition trucks. The most recent release was the Mojave Sand option package for the Ram 2500, hot on the trail of the new 2018 Harvest Edition on Ram…

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Find Out About the New Dodge 1320 Package

November 27th, 2018 by
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If looking to get a new 2019 Dodge Challenger then be prepared to be met with some of the most powerful, red hot options available. Heading to Dodge dealerships across the nation, the muscle car automaker didn’t just turn up the heat again for 2019. They opened up a whole new set of performance features…

SPOTTED: The 2019 Ram 2500 Heavy Duty

November 16th, 2018 by
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As we approach the 2019 Detroit Auto Show in January, another Ram prototype has been spotted, and this time it’s in the Sunshine State of Florida. Prototypes have been located throughout the nation, and while clear indications of changes have been made, we typically don’t like to speculate. But we just can’t help ourselves, so…

Dodge 1320 Club Announced for Drag Racing Enthusiasts

November 15th, 2018 by
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Dodge continues to make a name for itself in designing a range of high-performance sports sedans and coupes. Now, the brand is supporting the growing number of enthusiasts who take part in permitted quarter-mile drag races with the launch of the all-new 1320 club. U.S. and Canadian owners of Dodge Challengers (2008-present) and Dodge Chargers…

The Complete Guide For The 2019 Dodge Challenger Lineup

November 9th, 2018 by
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Power enthusiasts rejoice! For the 2019 model year, Dodge is unleashing some serious power with its revamped Challenger lineup, and we’re HELLa excited. Not only is the infamous Hellcat making its return, but it’s even more sinister than ever! Let’s explore what else consumers can expect from the impressive lineup. As we said, Dodge is…

Thanksgiving Holiday Recipes: The Leftovers Edition

November 7th, 2018 by
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Thanksgiving dinner is truly the meal that keeps on giving – especially the next day. When you wake up from your post-Thanksgiving dinner slumber, you’re likely to encounter a full plate of leftover turkey. So you’re left with two choices – eat plain, boring roast turkey sandwiches for the next week or turn your leftover…

“Something Big is Coming” to the 2018 SEMA Event

October 30th, 2018 by

“Something big” is headed to the 2018 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) event, according to Mopar, and it consists of a new and improved Dodge Charger. In what appears to be a spectacular event, taking place on October 30th through November 2nd, 2018, the event will be comprised of many performance models that have already…

The Modifications Are Endless! Especially On The Dodge SRT Challenger Demon

October 25th, 2018 by
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Attention all Dodge Demon enthusiasts! Tuning company SpeedKore has recently announced that their newest creation is headed to the 2018 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) event – a blacked-out Dodge SRT Challenger Demon that produces a massive 1400 horsepower. Yep, that’s right, 1400 horses of sweet baby Jesus power. Not only does the outrageous amount…

2019 Ram 1500 Crowned The Truck of Texas at the 2018 Texas Truck Rodeo

October 23rd, 2018 by
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You gotta be in it to win it! The 2019 Ram 1500 is once again making its mark across the pickup truck segment. This time around, the 2019 Ram 1500 Laramie Longhorn it’s being crowned the “Truck of Texas”, among other prestigious titles, at the Texas Auto Writers Association’s Texas Truck Rodeo. This is a…

Strategic Vision’s 24th Annual Total Quality Impact Awards Three FCA US Vehicles

October 18th, 2018 by
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Once again, three FCA US vehicles were named as winners in Strategic Vision’s 24th Annual Total Quality Impact (TQI) Report. First, leading in the Mid-size SUV segment for the fifth time in six years and best Mass-market Brand in total quality is the Dodge Durango. Second, the Jeep Renegade was named Best-in-Class Entry SUV, and…

What’s next for Ram? A New Truck is on the Way!

October 16th, 2018 by

According to Jim Morrison (not to be confused with the late lead singer of “The Doors”), Head of the Ram Brand, “customers have been asking for additional high-end features on the Rebel, and now we’re delivering with benchmark technology and materials wrapped in off-road capability.” For starters, the infotainment system included in the 2019 Ram…

The Demon Possessed 2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye

October 11th, 2018 by
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Named the “most powerful, quickest, and fastest muscle car,” the 2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye models are officially rolling off the production line. The heart of this beast is powered by a supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI high output V8 engine that produces 797 horsepower and 707 lb-ft of torque. Dodge continues to push the performance…

The Perfect Dodge Vehicles For Any Fall Road Trip

October 10th, 2018 by
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Who doesn’t love a good family road trip? To some, a family road trip is almost a rite of passage. Especially for us South Floridians, traveling to those states that experience all four seasons is a real treat. In addition to a perfect scenic road trip, the type of vehicle used to travel through these…

Did You Miss NSU’s Sharkapalooza 2018

October 4th, 2018 by
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Hey Shark Week fans! Looking for a way to end the month with a bang? Well if you’ve got the blues, we’ve got the news. Ever hear of Sharkapalooza? Every year, around the end of Shark Week month, Nova Southeastern University hosts Sharkapalooza, a long standing tradition of the institution. For many years now, University…

Top Five Cars at University Dodge for Less than $80k

October 2nd, 2018 by
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Looking for vehicles with high performance but stuck on a budget? That’s not a problem, friend. Here at University Dodge, we have Dodge and Ram vehicles that can turns heads without turning out the insides of your pockets. Whether you have a need for speed, or looking for something capable of more than burning rubber,…

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2019 Dodge Challenger R/T 392 Scat Pack Widebody: Don’t Mess With An Angry Bee

September 28th, 2018 by
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One look at the 2019 Dodge Challenger R/T 392 Scat Pack Widebody and that “Angry Bee” will immediately grab a consumers attention. Consisting of aggressive styling paired with performance, the 392 Scat Pack Widebody has many positive features with minimal downsides. Along with “392”, which is the cubic-inch equivalent of its 6.4-liter OverHead Valve (OHV)…

Ram Said To Launch An All-New Mojave Sand Option Package and Midsize Pickup Truck

September 28th, 2018 by
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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has been out of the mid-size truck game since the departure of the Dakota in 2011. But with the recent return of the Ford Ranger and Chevrolet’s Colorado getting an all-new diesel engine, it’s no surprise that Ram wanted to join in on all the fun. According to Automotive News, suppliers…

Here’s How Mopar Added A Pop Of Color Under The Hood

September 21st, 2018 by
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From the gears that grind to the belts that drive! When consumers attend any car-related event, they will typically find that most of the vehicles have their hoods propped open. Not only does this show the engine, but it also reveals just how much work goes into developing a car that is true to its…

Ram Releases An All-New 2018 Harvest Edition Chassis Cab Trucks

September 21st, 2018 by
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Just in time for harvest season – earlier this month Ram launched the all-new edition of the  2018 Harvest Edition Chassis Cab Trucks. Aimed primarily for America’s farm families, the 2018 Ram Harvest Edition is an agricultural market-specific truck. South Florida and Southwest Florida Ram dealers know a farmer’s equipment is as important as a…

AWD Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat: Reporting For Police Duty

September 14th, 2018 by
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If driving a Dodge Charger wasn’t empowering enough for police officers, then the Utah-based Armormax has the perfect solution – a Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat with all-wheel-drive (AWD). What’s that mean? It means Armormax is now developing law enforcement conversions of the Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat to make them not only more secure but, drum…

Tires 101: Which Type Is The Best For You

September 14th, 2018 by
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The process of purchasing tires can sometimes be a challenge, especially for someone who has limited knowledge of it. Fortunately, having a clear understanding of the various types of tires and narrowing down which one works best for a consumer doesn’t have to be an intimidating experience. To determine which tire best fits a consumer’s…

2019 Ram 1500 eTorque: The Most Efficient Full-Size Truck

September 7th, 2018 by
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When buying a pickup truck, there are a number of important factors consumers take into consideration – how big the bed is, towing capacities, engine power, price, etc. Another important factor is fuel efficiency, and when buying a pickup truck, fuel economy might not be at the top of the list. Fortunately, times are changing…

Six Easy Tips For The Ultimate Tailgating Experience

September 5th, 2018 by
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It’s that time of the year again – tailgating season! From college to professional football, there’s nothing quite like those pregame festivities to execute the most epic tailgating fiesta. Enjoy being the envy of all your fellow tailgaters and follow these six easy tips. #1 Rules and Regulations One of the most crucial tailgating tips…

Top Five “Back To School” Cars

August 30th, 2018 by
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The fall semester has officially begun, and for all those commuters out there, that means you might be in need of a new reliable vehicle to get you to and from campus on time. If you’re in the market to find the perfect ride for this school year, we’ve got you covered. Here are our…

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Cargo Made Easy With The All-New 2019 Ram 1500

August 28th, 2018 by
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Whether for personal or commercial use, there are times where those hard-working truck owners still demand additional cargo space and organizational options. For the 2019 model year, the all-new Ram 1500 features best-in-class interior and exterior storage with the RamBox Cargo Management System, among the other cargo compartments included throughout the 2019 Ram 1500 cabin….

2019 Dodge Durango Pursuit: What To Expect …

August 23rd, 2018 by
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Attention to all the boys and girls in blue! Dodge has got your six with the all-new Dodge Durango Pursuit Police SUV. At the 2018 National Sheriffs’ Association Conference and Tradeshow in New Orleans, Dodge also stated that the Durango announcement coincides with the 2019 Dodge Charger Pursuit Officer Protection Package. Let’s see what else…

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All-American Muscle: Three Iconic Dodge Collectibles

August 17th, 2018 by
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Dodge has definitely been the topic of conversation, especially after the recent unveiling of the 2019 Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack 1320 and the 2018 Dodge Challenger Hellcat’s all-new widebody package. Although the “Most Powerful Muscle Car of All Time” title is certainly something Dodge should be proud of, the brand is no stranger to…

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Dodge Charger Daytona: Then and Now

August 14th, 2018 by
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Over the past couple weeks, the Dodge brand has definitely been the talk of the town – specifically with the all-new Dodge Challenger Hellcat Widebody Package and the Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack 1320. Alongside the production of these new additions to the Dodge brand, the Dodge Charger Daytona is an ever-evolving model since its…

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Summer Lovin’ With The 2018 Dodge Challenger Hellcat Widebody Package

August 8th, 2018 by
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The 2018 Dodge Challenger Hellcat, in all of its wide-bodied glory, is more representative of pure muscle than any other Dodge Challenger trim level. The Dodge Challenger Hellcat is a step below the Challenger Demon, but the power under the hood is still ridiculous. For the 2018 model year, the FCA has made the economically…

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The Chevrolet City Express: Rest In Car Paradise

August 8th, 2018 by
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Attention commercial workers! If you’re in the market for a small work van, your options have slightly decreased but there’s still plenty of options available. Chevrolet confirmed that General Motors has decided to discontinue the Chevrolet City Express, and the final orders were taken in September 2017. A spin-off of the Nissan NV200, the Chevrolet…

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2019 Dodge Durango Highlights

August 1st, 2018 by
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After adding the powerful Dodge Durango SRT to the 2018 model lineup, the Dodge brand is reshuffling some packages on the most capable third-row SUV. For the 2019 model year, the Dodge Durango is adding five distinct models – SXT, GT, Citadel, R/T and SRT. From the Dodge Durango SRT’s powerful engine that produces 475…

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Big News For The 2019 Dodge Challenger R/T and Scat Pack 1320

July 31st, 2018 by
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“From a pure electric vehicle, to a classic two-seat sports car, to what has to be the best muscle car bargain on the planet, FCA is offering some of the coolest cars out there,” said Jack R. Nerad, contributing editor, Driving Today.   Just when we thought the Dodge brand had tapped out after its…

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Ram Power Wagon: Then and Now

July 26th, 2018 by
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Since its debut in 1945, the Ram Power Wagon has definitely evolved over the past 73 years. Although the initial build of the Power Wagon has stayed pretty much the same, a number of variants have been developed throughout the years. This Military inspired truck has quite an extensive background – including its name.  …

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Former CEO of FCA, Sergio Marchionne, dies at 66

July 25th, 2018 by
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The automotive industry lost a legend today – Sergio Marchionne, CEO of FCA, died this morning at the age of 66 (July 25, 2018). Known as the “Man in Black” who saved not one, but two failing automotive companies, Marchionne was a man with many hats. Over the past decade, Marchionne’s tireless competitive spirit and…

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Ever Wonder Why Most Sports Cars Have Only Two Doors?

July 20th, 2018 by
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Simply put, two-door sports cars produce better performance. From an outside perspective, a two-door sports car obviously has a more attractive and cleaner curb appeal compared to a four-door sedan. Aside from good looks, two doors actually make for a more rigid and lighter structure which is beneficial for drag racing. When adding additional doors…

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“New Aluminum Alloys For Turbo Engines”, Says FCA

July 20th, 2018 by
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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has teamed up with lightweight Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) parts supplier Nemak and Tennessee’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory in developing new aluminum alloys for turbocharged engines. After making their announcement on July 2nd, 2018, FCA hopes to deliver more efficiency without compromising performance. The FCA group has faced a major challenge…

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Classic Ram 1500 or the All-New 2019 Ram 1500: Your Choice

July 10th, 2018 by

Photo credit: FCA An unusual auto industry rarity is happening with Ram pickups right now. Though the latest and breathtaking all-new 2019 Ram 1500 is available, the 2018 Ram 1500 pickup is still being produced and available to consumers. The 2018 Ram 1500 is also going to be repackaged as the 2019 Ram 1500 Classic,…

2019 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Refresh? Hell Yes!

July 6th, 2018 by

Photo credit: Dodge Ever wondered what Dodge would produce as their next SRT vehicle? SRT stands for “Street & Racing Technology” for those who don’t know and they’ve created their newest SRT beast with the 2019 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye. It’s not every day that news this exciting is revealed, but the changes to…

2019 Ram ProMaster Lineup Grows In Size

July 6th, 2018 by

Photo credit: Car and Driver Ram is the truck provider and choice for many business owners. With competition from other brands trying to emulate the Ram ProMaster lineup, Ram went out and continued to go above and beyond to stay ahead of the curve. With the latest 2019 Ram lineup growing in size and continuing…

Five Scary Car Sounds and What They Mean

June 29th, 2018 by
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When it comes to cars, the potential list of problems can seem infinite. And the sounds that come with them can often be terrifying. From squeaks to whirls, bangs to clanks, and thuds to creaks, these sounds can shake even the most confident of drivers. However, though a sound may seem scary, many times they…

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Final Dodge Demon and Dodge Viper Sold for $1 million

June 29th, 2018 by

Photo credit:Dodge For those hoping to buy the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon or 2017 Dodge Viper, luck might have just about run out. As far as Dodge is concerned, they have officially sold off the final Dodge Demon and Dodge Viper produced by the brand as a part of the “Ultimate Last Chance” package….

The Perks of Being a Dodge Charger Owner

June 25th, 2018 by

Photo credit: Wheel Network It should go without saying that a car purchase is one of the biggest purchases a person can make. The amount of time spent inside a vehicle, whether it’s for commuting or going out for leisure, can be a paradise or hell depending on what car you buy. If you’re considering…

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2019 Ram 1500 Rebel Highlights

June 22nd, 2018 by

Photo credit: FCA What truck do consumers say is the number one option? They probably would go with the all-new 2019 Ram 1500 Rebel, a light-duty pickup truck that can handle big jobs. And no tough person can complain about the amount of options provided by Ram for their 2019 Ram 1500 Rebel. There’s nine…

7 Father’s Day Gift Ideas For Your Muscle Car Enthusiast Dad

June 14th, 2018 by

Photo credit: Etsy So your father is a muscle car enthusiast? We’ve got you covered with various gift ideas to help you out for Father’s Day. We recommend ordering anything early this week or stopping by a store today rather than let it get any closer to Father’s Day. That said, let’s take a look…

FCA’s 5-Year Plan Includes a Midsize Pickup Truck

June 7th, 2018 by

Ram is gearing up to bring their truck lineup full circle with the addition of a new midsize truck, which is slated to debut in the next few years. The news comes after FCA released their five-year plan in the beginning of June. The new midsize truck model will be produced for a global audience…

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Dodge Challenger: The Engines and Brakes That Differentiate Each Trim

June 1st, 2018 by

Photo credit: Dodge If you’re looking to see what all of the Dodge Challenger’s powertrain options are like, we’ve got you covered at University Dodge. The 2018 Dodge Challenger lineup is the strongest ever and with over 16 trims available, there’s plenty of variety. 3.6-liter V6 Pentastar engine available with: 2018 Dodge Challenger SXT 2018…

Tips To Drive Efficiently and Save Money in Fuel Costs

May 31st, 2018 by

Gas prices have been slowly increasing over the last few months and that has a lot of people wondering what to expect in the future. Will prices continue to rise, will they stay level for a while or will they drop? It’s hard to tell, but that doesn’t mean you should panic if you have…

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Questions + Answers About the New 2019 Ram 1500

May 26th, 2018 by

There always seems to be a little confusion about an all-new vehicle’s specs. There seems to be a lot of rumors floating around before official details about a vehicle’s redesign have been released by the manufacturer, and many of those rumors tend to stay around. As a vehicle that was as anticipated as the all-new…

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2018 Dodge Durango Police Vehicle?

May 18th, 2018 by

The 2018 Dodge Durango is going to have a new model added to the lineup. However, the new model isn’t going to be for the public as the new Durango will be the Durango Pursuit, and like the Dodge Charger Pursuit, it’s exclusively for law enforcement officers (LEOs). Included in the 2018 Dodge Durango Pursuit…

WardsAuto Includes 2018 Ram 1500 on Best Interiors List

May 2nd, 2018 by

You know Ram did enough to impress people when the Ram 1500 is included on the WardsAuto list of Wards 10 Best Interiors. Trucks don’t usually have the goods to make it on that list, but this year the 2018 Ram 1500 was the only truck included. The precise Ram 1500 trim to earn the…

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The Final SRT Demon Countdown: The Last Dodge Challenger SRT Demon to be sold

April 27th, 2018 by

There’s an upcoming auction for the last production model of the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon. Unfortunately, this red hot muscle car a.k.a. the Dodge Challenger SRT has a limited production of just 3,300 models for the 2018 model year. During the same auction of the Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, the last remaining model of…

National Car Care Month is a Great Reminder to Prepare Your Car for Summer

April 27th, 2018 by

April is coming to an end, but before it’s over we wanted to take some time to talk about car care because April is National Car Care Month. Supported by the National Car Car Care Council, there are two National Car Care months per year (April and October) and the months are held to help…

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Uconnect Overview + Features Found in New Dodge vehicles

April 20th, 2018 by

Recently purchased a new car with the Uconnect system? You’re about to love your driving experience a whole lot more. Uconnect is the signature infotainment center system adapted and fitted in numerous car brands for one reason: user friendly, superior technology designed to make life easier for drivers on the road. Uconnect is officially used…

Owning a Truck Makes Homeownership Much More Convenient

April 13th, 2018 by

Trucks have become super popular in the last few years, and that’s because trucks make it so easy for people to do things on their own, and that’s especially helpful for homeowners. Buying Furniture A truck bed makes it possible to get new furniture whenever you want it. No need to wait on someone to…

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2018 Dodge Durango SRT named Crossover of the Year

April 12th, 2018 by

If you’re in the market for a crossover, you might be best served finding your way into the vehicle named “Crossover of the Year” by the Rocky Mountain Automotive Press. If there was ever a place to have tested the strength and endurance of the Durango SRT, the high-altitude stretch of the Rocky Mountains is…

2018 Ram Promaster Cargo Van

April 9th, 2018 by

The 2018 Ram ProMaster Cargo Van is a reliable option for businesses or anyone that needs a van with a large cargo space. The Ram ProMaster cargo van has the ability to ease all your transportation and delivery needs as this spacious van with tons of room is very cost effective as well. How cost…

Invest in Ram If You Are Investing in a New Boat

April 3rd, 2018 by

Boats are a lot of responsibility, and using a trusted and durable truck like a Ram 2500 or 3500 to move and tow the boat is a part of that responsibility. If you plan on investing in a boat and you need a vehicle that can tow it to the boat ramp, go with Ram….

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Tips to Properly Pack Your Vehicle for a Road Trip

March 29th, 2018 by

Road trips are a fun experience, but not when you don’t have enough cargo space and everything you want to take with you is sitting on top of you, making your long drive uncomfortable or even dangerous. In most cases, a vehicle with exterior cargo is limited unless you have a truck bed or trailer…

Comparing the Dodge Challenger to the Ford Mustang and Chevy Camaro

March 27th, 2018 by

When it comes to the muscle car segment, there are only four models. However, many people will argue that the Dodge Charger isn’t a “pure bred” muscle car because it has four doors rather than two doors, so depending on who you are talking to, there may only be three muscle cars available, the Dodge…

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Perfect Family Duo: Dodge Charger and Dodge Durango

March 23rd, 2018 by

Just because you have a family, doesn’t mean you need to have traditional family cars like a minivan or a standard sedan. Dodge offers two vehicles that offer the needs of every four-person family home, the Dodge Charger and the Dodge Durango. Yin and Yang What’s great about the same household owning a Dodge Charger…

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Overview of Dodge’s History of Funny Cars

March 22nd, 2018 by

For those who appreciate fast vehicles, Funny Cars have a special place among the fastest vehicles in the world. NHRA racing has grown in popularity over the last decade and includes some prominent Mopar-powered Dodge vehicles in their arsenal. Most recently, a trio of Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car drivers advanced to the semifinals at…

University Dodge is an Edmunds Five-Star Dealer, Again!

March 16th, 2018 by

University Dodge is so happy to announce that we are Edmunds Five Star Dealer Award winner for the third year in a row! University Dodge takes customer service very seriously, and we’re always thrilled to receive an award for our dedication to our customers.  Edmunds’ Five Star Dealer Award is given to dealerships who provide…

2019 Ram 1500 Tradesman Debuts

March 15th, 2018 by
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The 2019 Ram 1500 debuted back in January during the 2018 Detroit Auto Show, and since then, it feels like a new trim is revealed every week. Today, we’re going to take a look at each trim and what they have to offer. All-New 2019 Ram 1500 The 2019 Ram 1500 light duty pickup truck…

New Package on Dodge Challenger and New Colors on Challenger and Charger

March 13th, 2018 by

Every year Dodge reveals some type of new feature that pays homage to the brand’s past models and this year they are doing it with the addition of two throwback exterior colors and the creation of a new package. Shakedown Package Challenger Shaker models, the Challenger R/T Shaker, the Challenger R/T Shaker Plus and the…

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All-New 2019 Ram 1500 Pricing Announced

March 9th, 2018 by
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“In launching the all-new 2019 Ram 1500, we knew it was important to offer class-leading features and technology. But it’s also important to offer our great product at a competitive price,” said Mike Manley, Head of Ram Truck Brand — FCA. “We feel that we’ve delivered the right no-compromise mix that Ram Truck customers will…

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2018 Ram 1500 Wins Industry Leader’s Interior Award

March 8th, 2018 by

The 2018 Ram 1500’s amazing craftsmanship is a sight to behold, so much so it was recently the only pickup selected in Autotrader’s list of 10 Best Car Interiors Under $50,000. The editors rated interiors on interior comfort, quality of materials and logic of use to inform consumers about which vehicles have provided the best…

2019 Ram 1500 Has New Engine Specs, Now Better Than F-150 Base Engine

March 7th, 2018 by

In the truck world, there are three main players, Ford, Chevy and Ram, and all three brands have been in competition with one another for quite some time, until now. The all-new Ram 1500 has been upgraded all over, and that includes upgrades to the base engine, the 3.6-liter V6 engine, and now the base…

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Uncommon Traffic Violations + How to Avoid

March 2nd, 2018 by

  If you can recall looking back in your rearview mirror at flashing lights, wondering why you were getting stopped, you’re not alone. Many drivers have been written tickets they didn’t even know existed. There’s plenty of driving rules we simply forget or don’t even realize exist, and every day drivers are being pulled over…

Luxury Comparison: 2019 Ram 1500 Limited v. 2018 GMC 1500 Sierra Denali

March 1st, 2018 by

Ram recently unveiled the all-new 2019 Ram 1500 and it’s upgrades and changes have revolutionized the truck industry The Ram 1500 is available with a number of best-in-class features, and some of the most advanced tech and most luxurious features in the truck segment, but sometimes it’s hard for people to grasp how nice or…

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New eTorque System on All-New 2019 Ram 1500

February 27th, 2018 by

Ram made a pretty big impact on the truck industry with the new eTorque system that will be available in the 2019 model year. While Ram is not the first manufacturer to make a mild hybrid engine, Ram’s mild hybrid system is more impactful than the others because it will be standard on all V6…

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New Ram 1500 Has Stolen the Spotlight in the Truck Market

February 23rd, 2018 by

The redesigned 2019 Ram 1500 has gained attention far and wide. Recently the all-new pickup was named “Best of Show” by Cars.com at the North American International Auto Show. With unique editions like the 2018 Ram 1500 Lone Star trim for Texas, it’s not hard to see why with upgraded features across the board that…

Dodge Challenger Earns Top Score in Segment in J.D Power Dependability Study

February 20th, 2018 by

The 2015 Dodge Challenger was rated the most dependable model in its class in the 2018 J.D. Power Dependability Study. This is the first time the Dodge Challenger surpassed the Chevy Camaro in the midsize sporty car segment in the J.D. Power Dependability Study. The industry leading source of car reliability ratings for over 25…

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Ram Trucks Celebrated at Ram Southeastern Circuit Finals Rodeo

February 16th, 2018 by

Bergeron Rodeo Grounds is a part of the historical western theme in the downtown district in Davie, Florida that has attracted attention for almost a century. Every year, the Orange Blossom Festival Rodeo is sponsored by University Dodge, taking place in February. This year the event takes place on Saturday, February 24 starting at 7:30…

Mopar Debuts New Parts For All-New 2019 Ram 1500

February 16th, 2018 by

At last month’s North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the all-new 2019 Ram 1500 made its debut and it was only a matter of time before Mopar decided to come out with some pretty awesome accessories for this brand new baby. Sure enough, at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show, Mopar released more than 200…

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Two Towing Vehicles That Are More Than Standard

February 15th, 2018 by

If you are on the market for a vehicle that can tow, but you want something that’s above and beyond a standard towing vehicle, Ram and Dodge have options for you. The Dodge Durango SRT was introduced for the 2018 model year and the 2018 Ram 2500 Power Wagon returns to the Ram 2500 lineup,…

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2018 Dodge Challenger vs 2018 Ford Mustang

February 9th, 2018 by

An all-new 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon meets a 2018 Ford Mustang Shelby gt350r on a drag racing strip. The owners agree to a quarter mile race. They both line up at the starting line. The light turns green. In less than 10 seconds the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon wins. Although this race would…

New Safety Features on the 2019 Ram 1500

February 9th, 2018 by

People are talking about the all-new 2019 Ram 1500 and not just for all the additions and increased performance, though that’s nice, too. The best part about the all-new 2019 Ram 1500 is the latest safety technology that will provide any driver with peace of mind. Helping orchestrate the best safety features is a large…

Dodge Challenger HIP Colors, Performance Wheels + Fancy Interiors

February 6th, 2018 by

What’s cooler than being cold? Ice cold. That seems to be the motto for the Dodge Challenger. As if the model wasn’t cool enough for its crazy engines that range from 305 to 840 horsepower, or the vehicle’s muscle car design, Dodge has made the Dodge Challenger ice cold by giving customers a selection of…

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Learn How To Handle Your SRT Vehicle Like a Professional

February 1st, 2018 by

Have you ever had the need for speed? Not sure where to channel this energy and excitement? If you’re one of the many who have wanted to drag race or drive expensive fast vehicles like any of the SRT performance vehicles made by Dodge, there’s many places you can go to learn and experience for…

Is There a Ram 1500 Hellcat Planned for the Future?

February 1st, 2018 by

After years of speculation and even a concept vehicle revealed back in 2016 at the State Fair of Texas, Ram seems to slowly letting out information about the long awaited Ram 1500 pickup with a Hellcat engine. The Hellcat engine has been made popular by FCA’s Jeep and Dodge Hellcat vehicles because the Hellcat HEMI…

Dodge Durango SRT Included in One of Autoblogs’ Best of Lists

February 1st, 2018 by

For some the best of both worlds is a large family vehicle that is a green car, for others the best of both worlds is a large family vehicle that’s fun to drive and packs power, and that’s the Dodge Durango SRT. The Dodge Durango SRT was just introduced in 2018 and it made Autoblog’s…

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Advanced Tech Features on 2019 Ram Trucks

January 26th, 2018 by
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This year, Ram is pulling out all the stops with their new available off-road package on the 2019 Ram 1500 lineup. This package adds a one-inch suspension lift, an electronic-locking rear differential, and 32-inch on/off-road tires on 18- or 20-inch wheels. Buyers may also choose to have available four-corner air suspension. To help with going…

New Ram 1500 DT Debuts in Detroit

January 19th, 2018 by

As promised, Ram debuted the next-generation Ram 1500 DT at the North American International Auto Show and it’s new features are pretty significant. Changes Ram made to the Ram 1500 DT make the truck a significantly more modern, more fuel efficient, and a leader in the light-duty truck class. 2019 Ram 1500 DT Changes Fuel…

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Dodge Provides Free Drag Racing Classes For Demon Owners

January 18th, 2018 by

  If you are the proud buyer of a new 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, you’ll have at least one free perk to remember with your new purchase of the fastest muscle car on the market. Courtesy of the Bob Bondurant School of High Performance Driving, buyers of the Demon receive a free one-day performance…

30th Annual Mopar Nationals Car Show and Swap Meet

January 12th, 2018 by

The 30th annual Mopar Nationals Car Show and Swap Meet is returning to University Dodge this March. The one-day event that takes over the University Dodge grounds is scheduled for March 4, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and takes place rain or shine. From Dodge Vipers to original Dodge Demons and Plymouth Road…

Uconnect Performance Pages for Dodge//SRT Performance Vehicles

January 11th, 2018 by

For owners or potential owners of Dodge//SRT vehicles, knowing the performance of their vehicle is critical, or entertaining at the very least. Everything that goes into owning a performance car is built off of an appreciation for the precise tuning and high-performance engine capabilities. Now, almost like a video game, an owner can monitor the…

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Stay Connected, Entertained and Safe With UConnect

January 5th, 2018 by

Uconnect is the signature infotainment center system adapted and fitted in many car brands for one reason: user friendly, superior technology designed to make life easier for drivers. Uconnect is officially used by Chrysler, FIAT, Jeep, Dodge and Ram vehicles and has continually updating features to help ensure drivers and passengers have a great experience…

If Your Resolution is to Save Money, Put Car Care Costs First!

January 4th, 2018 by

Budgeting your money is key to saving money. Key to making an accurate budget is including all of the ways money is routinely spent, and many people often overlook the recurring costs of car care and maintenance when making a budget, and those costs can sometimes be significant. Let’s look to see ways to save…

Ram Tax Deductions with Section 179

January 4th, 2018 by

New year, new you and new taxes. Taxes can be stressful, but taxes can also be a great thing if your business is eligible for tax benefits, like a tax deduction for purchasing a Ram truck for your business last year. Section 179 is a tax deduction for small businesses and it includes a tax…

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Big Awards and News From Dodge and Ram in 2017

December 28th, 2017 by

Throughout 2017, Dodge and Ram have been very busy winning awards, releasing new models and making their lineup better than ever. University Dodge Ram has the latest news and models. New Model Debuts 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon Some of the biggest news in the entire auto industry was the introduction of the all-new 2018…

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Important Terms to Know When Shopping for a Dodge Muscle Car

December 28th, 2017 by

If you’re shopping for a Dodge Muscle car in 2018, this is what you need to know. Thrill seekers and adrenaline junkies won’t need convincing: The Dodge muscle car line-up has some of the most powerful vehicles ever! Whether you’re looking at the top of the line muscle like the new 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT…

Ram Ranks 3rd on Top 10 Best Selling Cars and Trucks in the U.S.

December 22nd, 2017 by

Ram owners understand why the Ram brand was included in Autoblog.com’s list of the 10 top selling cars and trucks in the U.S. last month. In November 2017, more than 36,714 buyers chose a Ram pickup truck. No light-duty truck matches the 2018 Ram 1500 with 20/28 mpg and comfortable features and powerful towing capabilities….

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University Dodge Still Has Limited and Special Edition 2017 Ram 1500 Models

December 21st, 2017 by

2017 is coming to an end and although there are some awesome changes coming to Ram models in the 2018 model year, the 2017 model year had a lot of unique models, and by unique, we mean COLORFUL. Ram has never been afraid of adding a little color to their lineup, and 2017 they amplified…

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If Santa Traded in His Sleigh, He’d Get the Ram Chassis Cab

December 18th, 2017 by

 This year Santa is going around delivering presents in his same ol’ sleigh, but we’ve heard he’s been thinking about investing in a Ram Chassis Cab and retiring his reindeer. The eight reindeer that guide his sleigh are magical, but they’re going to need a little rest soon, and the best vehicle for the job…

Invitation to the Dodge Garage

December 15th, 2017 by

You’re cordially invited to the Dodge Garage! Dodge Garage is an entirely digital “garage” of social media content and your premier stop to find out about all things Dodge, SRT and Mopar! From upcoming releases to any news regarding muscle cars and racing, to the all-new 2018 Dodge Demon. Find all the vehicles on the…

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Great Gift Ideas For Everyone On Your Christmas Wish List

December 14th, 2017 by

Happy the holidays have returned? Looking to add helpful ideas and gifts for ones you love? Here are some great gift ideas to make your friends and family’s driving experience better. For parents of young and new drivers, consider a gift that provides a little more comfort in the event your teen has an emergency….

University Dodge Ram Delivers Ram Heavy Duty Trucks Throughout Florida

December 8th, 2017 by

University Dodge Ram is the largest Ram truck dealer in Florida and in the Southeast U.S., so we have a huge selection of Ram trucks and that includes Ram’s heavy-duty truck models, the Ram 2500 and Ram 3500. Knowing that we have a larger selection than any other Ram dealer in Florida, we can sell…

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Big Finish Event Deals at University Dodge Ram

December 6th, 2017 by

University Dodge Ram is the biggest Ram dealer in the Southeast U.S., so we have hundreds of vehicles in inventory, and this time of the year, we have Big Finish Event specials on Ram trucks and Ram cargo vans, as well as some other great deals. In addition to all of the deals below, University…

Dodge Charger named Most Loved Full Size Sedan in America by Strategic Vision

December 5th, 2017 by
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 PhotoCred: Autoblog.com For the fourth year in a row, Strategic Vision named the Dodge Charger to the “Most Loved Vehicles in America” list, and what’s not to love? It’s considered the quickest, fastest and most powerful sedan in the world when equipped with the 707-horsepower supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI SRT Hellcat SRT engine. But how exactly…

Real People Using the Ram ProMaster and ProMaster City for Work

December 1st, 2017 by
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The Ram ProMaster and ProMaster City are capable commercial vans built for all lines of work and the Ram Commercial Work Zone videos prove that! Check out some of the Ram vans being used by people in landscaping, the automotive industry and even the beekeeping industry. Sunshine Landscaping and Irrigation Located in Rogers, MN, Sunshine…

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Ram is the Trusted Brand for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

November 30th, 2017 by
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  Wow, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade was really something this year. Then again, every year it’s a fantastic spectacle to see while prepping the turkey and any last-minute appetizers for the big day ahead. However, while everyone is looking at the many balloons and floats, does anyone wonder what’s hauling such large creations? It’s…

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Features of the Ram 1500 Uconnect Systems

November 28th, 2017 by
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The available Uconnect systems in 2018 Ram 1500 models have all-new technology. Not only are the new Uconnect systems easy-to-use, but they are also one of the most responsive systems on the car market today. So what’s new tech available for the 2018 Ram 1500? Let’s take a more in-depth look at some of the…

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Differences in Dodge Models Equipped with The 6.4L SRT Engine

November 24th, 2017 by
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With the addition of the new Dodge Durango SRT to the 2018 Dodge lineup, there are a few Dodge vehicles powered by the SRT-built 6.4-liter HEMI V8 engine. Aside from having the same engine, they all have unique characteristics that make each one better for different consumers. Dodge Durango SRT The new 2018 Dodge Durango…

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Dodge Officially Unleashes the Demon to Dealers

November 17th, 2017 by
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The.Time.Has.Come. As of November 10th, 2017, Dodge//SRT will start shipping the Guinness World Record winner and the most powerful muscle car in history.   “The people who bought a Dodge Challenger SRT Demon are performance enthusiasts to the core, and having a custom car with accessories that improve overall performance is critical,” said Tim Kuniskis,…

RAM Unveils Special-edition 2018 Hydro Blue Sport

November 16th, 2017 by
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  Ram unveiled their new, special-edition 2018 1500 Hydro Blue Sport and it is FLASHY! As their last installation of special edition models for the 2017 model year, this baby doesn’t disappoint. “The custom look and high-impact colors have been well received in the marketplace and this new Ram 1500 Hydro Blue Sport will surely…

Driving Tips to Remember During Your Holiday Road Trips

November 15th, 2017 by

The holidays are here and for many people that means road trips on highways and interstates to visit family and friends. Here are a couple road trip reminders about driving on interstates and highways High Beams High beams are great when there aren’t many other vehicles on the road. However, when high beams are in…

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2017 Dodge Journey vs. Dodge Grand Caravan

November 13th, 2017 by
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When big families consider looking for a car, crossover SUV’s or minivans are usually the first choice. However, a lot of minivans aren’t exactly budget friendly, and that’s where Dodge comes in! Dodge is one of the few car brands that offers buyers space and money-saving options – welcome the Dodge Journey and the Dodge…

Ram Power Days and Black Friday Sign & Drive Lease Specials

November 10th, 2017 by

University Dodge has some great specials on Ram trucks. In addition to the Black Friday Sign & Drive lease special on Ram 1500 Quad Cab models, we also have a Sign & Drive lease special on Ram 1500 Crew Cab Express models. For Ram Power Days, we are offering a Sign & Drive lease on…

Ram Preparing to Unveil Next Gen Ram 1500 DT

November 7th, 2017 by

Ram is preparing to unveil the next-generation Ram 1500 at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit in January 2018. The next generation Ram 1500 DT will replace the current generation Ram 1500 DS, which has been produced since 2009. There aren’t too many known details, however Ram claims the new Ram 1500 DT…

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Mopar Debuts ‘Hellcrate’ 6.2L Supercharged Crate Engine Kit at SEMA

November 3rd, 2017 by

By popular demand, Mopar brand debuted the new Mopar 6.2L supercharged Crate HEMI Engine Kit at the 2017 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show. The new engine kit is being referred to as the “Hellcrate” and it is the first ever supercharged kit that injects 707 horses and 650 lb-ft of torque under the hood…

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Dodge Challenger SRT Demon v. Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat

November 3rd, 2017 by
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Just when drivers thought that the heyday of muscles cars was long gone, Dodge introduced the 707-horsepower Challenger SRT Hellcat. The Challenger SRT Hellcat reignited car enthusiasts’ love for muscle so much that Dodge and SRT made something even more powerful, the Dodge Challenger SRT Demon. So how do the two stack up against each…

Don’t Miss The Black Friday Sign & Drive Lease on Ram 1500 Quad Cab

November 1st, 2017 by

University Dodge Ram is the largest Ram dealer in the Southeast U.S., so we have more inventory and we are offering a month-long Black Friday special on one of our most popular truck model, the Ram 1500 quad cab. For the entire month of November, qualified lessees can lease a 2017 Ram 1500 quad cab…

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Popular Science Awards 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon with What’s New Award

October 25th, 2017 by

The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is making headlines again and this time it’s for the 2017 Popular Science Best of What’s New Award for the SRT Power Chiller. When the Challenger SRT Demon was unveiled earlier this year, it broke a lot of records, including several production-car technology firsts. The Challenger SRT Demon is…

Fall Events in Florida: Where To Go

October 25th, 2017 by

For some people, fall activities are a little hard to come by in South Florida. It’s just a little hard to “feel” fall when it’s 85 degrees outside and sunny everyday. But, just because there aren’t corn mazes or wild pumpkin patches, that doesn’t mean South Floridians can’t find a little fall flavor if they…

3 Off-roading Locations Near South Florida

October 23rd, 2017 by

Whether it’s transporting equipment for work, the need for a powerful vehicle for towing, or even if just the freedom to carry whatever cargo is needed, trucks are extremely versatile. But just because trucks are used to get heavy jobs things done, doesn’t mean they aren’t for play. Though extremely capable when it comes to…

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Lovin’ Levin Hummon in New Ram 1500 Commercial and Lease Special

October 20th, 2017 by

We haven’t talked much about country music since we attended the Tortuga Music Festival earlier this year, but we couldn’t help ourselves from talking about it after we saw Levi Hummon singing in this new Ram truck commercial. Levi Hummon Hummon is an emerging country music singer who comes from country music’s mecca, Nashville, Tennessee….

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Festivals That Make it Feel Like Fall in South Florida

October 17th, 2017 by

Sure, South Florida has seasons, but that doesn’t mean the weather really changes with them. No matter which equinox has just passed or is coming up, South Florida is pretty warm all year, but that doesn’t mean South Floridians don’t do what they can to try to feel a little more seasonal, especially in the…

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Dodge Challenger SRT Demon Upgrades for $1

October 13th, 2017 by

Unless you are buying food or shopping at the Dollar Store, there aren’t a lot of things you can get with a dollar these days. However, buyers of the new 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon can add some optional equipment that only costs $1. Of the available add-ons that are only priced at $1, the…

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The 3 SRT Engines That Power Dodge Performance Vehicles

October 12th, 2017 by

Dodge and SRT may have dropped the Dodge Viper from the lineup for the 2018 model year, but that was only so they could make room for new models and more power. For the 2018 model year, Dodge and SRT have the most powerful and fastest lineup Dodge has ever had.The 2018 lineup includes six…

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2018 Dodge Durango SRT: America’s fastest third row SUV

October 9th, 2017 by

  When thinking about SUV’s, most manufacturers highlight comfort, practicality and economy, but not all SUVS are created equally. The 2018 Dodge Durango SRT is a toy-hauling muscle car and America’s fastest third row SUV. Engine “This is what you get, when you take everything great about the Durango and combine it with the performance…

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Dodge Charger and Challenger AWD Models Offer Best of Both Worlds

October 6th, 2017 by

Ever noticed that performance cars, like the Dodge Challenger, Dodge Charger, Chevy Camaro, Ford Mustang, and many others, have rear-wheel-drive suspensions? There’s a reason for it, but there’s also a reason why vehicles with rear-wheel drive aren’t ideal in certain conditions. To combat the decisions buyers sometimes have to make between getting a performance vehicle…

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Not So Fast, Dodge Is Still Upgrading 2018 Challenger Models

October 2nd, 2017 by
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Dodge jumped on top of the 2018 model year early. Dodge released the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, Dodge Durango SRT and the Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Widebody all before July 2017. Because of this, so many people figured that there wouldn’t be many other changes made to 2018 models, but Dodge has recently released…

Ram Prepares Lineup with Modern Updates to 2018 Models

September 29th, 2017 by

2017 was a good year for the Ram brand. Among the year’s top news was the brand’s awesome results in the 2017 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study (IQS). This year’s study resulted in Ram being the most improved truck brand and having the fourth best score among all 33 brands. To keep up the good…

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Why the Dodge Challenger Is Favorite Among Gearheads on a Budget

September 26th, 2017 by

There’s not one trait that all gearheads and muscle car enthusiasts value most in a car. Some gearheads love power, others love being able to customize a vehicle on their own, some people are into vehicles that have a cool heritage, and some want their vehicle to have all of those qualities. But many gearheads…

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High Performance Brakes for High Performance Vehicles

September 22nd, 2017 by

There’s two essential components that separate standard vehicles from performance vehicles. A vehicle’s engine and it’s braking system. Sure, there are a lot of different things manufactures do to enhance a performance car’s capability, but without the engine or the braking system, the vehicle wouldn’t be street-legal, so it’s thanks to high performance braking systems…

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September 21st, 2017 by

It’s finally here everyone, that time of the year that we all look forward to – TAILGATE SEASON! Here at University Dodge, we make it our priority to give you the latest and greatest when it comes to all things tailgating, including food, sports, cars and much more! So here’s the deal, every #TailgateThursday, we’ll…

Production Completed on the First Dodge Challenger SRT Demon

September 19th, 2017 by

It’s finally here, ladies and gentlemen! The first unit of the most anticipated car of the year, the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, has rolled off the assembly line.  Confirmed by a spokesperson for Fiat Chrysler Automobile, the customer-intended Dodge Challenger SRT Demon was completed in mid-September. While certain exterior details remain unknown, it is…

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Durango SRT Included on WardsAuto’s 10 Best User Experience List

September 15th, 2017 by
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The 2018 Dodge Durango SRT isn’t just a fast and powerful SUV, but it is also user friendly, according to WardsAuto. Known as one of the top voices in the automotive industry, WardsAuto publishes a variety of annual lists ranking vehicles and the new Dodge Durango SRT was named to WardsAuto’s 10 Best User Experience…

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Leasing and Financing, Which is For You?

September 8th, 2017 by
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Typically consumers are fairly set in their ways when it comes to leasing or financing, they are diehard lease or diehard finance. Part of that is personal preference, but some of that is because consumers stick with financing vehicles because they don’t understand all of the differences between financing and leasing. Financing Financing a vehicle…

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3 Most Popular Protection Products To Consider When Financing or Leasing

September 1st, 2017 by

A lot of shoppers think after they have chosen the car they want to buy, they’ve reached the light at the end of the tunnel in terms of decision making. Not so fast. After a shopper finally decides the vehicle they want to buy or lease, there are a lot of other products, which are…

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New Harvest Edition Trucks Coming to Ram Truck Lineup

August 31st, 2017 by

To remind farmers that Ram trucks are built for people in the agriculture industry, Ram has partnered up with subsidiaries of CNH Industrial to create Harvest Edition trucks, and they are trucks that match the colors of tractor equipment and have other unique features for farmers. Harvest Edition Ram trucks will be available in Case…

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Tire Repair Kits: What You Need to Know

August 25th, 2017 by

It’s pouring rain outside, you’re already late to work and traffic is a disaster! Then that’s when it happens.. The worst imaginable: POP! There goes your tire. You stop to inspect the tires and there it is … the nail. “No big deal, I have a spare!” You say to yourself. However, when you reach…

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Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat: Red Key v. Black Key

August 24th, 2017 by

It’s no secret that the Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat is a monster of a car. Powered by a supercharged HEMI engine that delivers 707 horsepower and  650 lb-ft of torque, this baby was built for speed. But that raw speed also means that Dodge had to add some extra safety measures to better ensure not…

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Light Duty Truck Comparison: Ram 1500 v. Chevy Silverado

August 22nd, 2017 by

With all the different options of trucks out there, it’s could be hard for buyers to find the one that fits their lifestyle perfectly. Two of the best light duty truck options available are the Ram 1500 and the Chevy Silverado 1500, here’s a look at their differences. Features Ram 1500 Buyers have the option…

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Ram 1500: Crew Cab, Regular Cab and Quad Cab

August 19th, 2017 by

Pickup trucks are one of the most customizable types of vehicles. There are options for different truck sizes, different engine sizes, different types of engines, various lengths of truck beds as well as various cabin sizes.  While regular cab and crew cab are two different truck cabin sizes that are used by Ram and several…

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Dodge Grand Caravan: Perfect for Tailgating Season

August 18th, 2017 by

With football season just around the corner, tailgating is probably the most important part of team spirit. Games, food and drinks get everyone amped up for the big game. However, nothing is better than having a vehicle to bring all of the equipment and the tailgating crew and the Dodge Grand Caravan, a minivan, has…

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Original ‘71/’72 Dodge Demon v. New 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon

August 15th, 2017 by

Since the unveiling of the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon back in April, anticipation has been building to see the new models at dealership lots. In addition to it being the only street legal drag racing car, the Challenger SRT Demon has a crazy powerful engine and some pretty impressive track times to go with…

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FCA Resumes Ram 1500 Diesel Production

August 14th, 2017 by

After about a year, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has resumed production of diesel-powered Ram 1500 pickups trucks and that makes the truck community pretty happy because diesel trucks offer two things truck buyers crave: torque and fuel efficiency. Fuel Economy In the simplest of terms, diesel fuel burns more efficiently than gasoline, so diesel engines are…

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Ram Crew Cab is One of the Most Customizable Ram Trucks

August 3rd, 2017 by

Looking for a truck with a lot of interior space? Of the three cab sizes on Ram’s light duty truck lineup, the crew cab is the most spacious, and it’s available with plenty of customizable options. Spacious Interior The crew cab has seating for six passengers and there is 41 inches of legroom for front…

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Dodge Models Lead in J.D. Power APEAL and Strategic Vision TQI

July 28th, 2017 by

Stacking up the awards this year, Dodge just earned a few more top spots in the J.D. Power APEAL Study as well as the Strategic Vision Total Quality Impact report. J.D. Power APEAL Study For the fifth time in seven years the Dodge Challenger ranked highest in the Midsize Sporty Car segment in the J.D….

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Dodge Charger: Hot Pursuit

July 27th, 2017 by

While being one of the most pursued vehicles for US law enforcement agencies, the Charger Pursuit also serves and protects the community and officers alike. One of the most important safety features included with this vehicle is the “Officer Protection Package”. The package is no cost to law enforcement agencies and it uses rear view…

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Want to Buy a Truck With Options? Get a Ram 1500 Express

July 25th, 2017 by

There are several Ram 1500 trims and one of the most popular is the Ram 1500 Express. Known for affordability and practicality, the Ram 1500 Express has all of the essential features drivers need and want. The Ram 1500 Express is available as a crew, quad or regular cab and with a 6’4” bed length….

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Dodge Viper and Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Face Off

July 21st, 2017 by

Before America bids adieu to the Viper this year, some people wanted to know which of Dodge’s best two performance cars would be the best? Would it be the Dodge Viper, a compact aerodynamic sports car or would it be the most powerful American muscle car available, Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat? Engine Though the Viper…

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2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon: The Starting Line

July 20th, 2017 by

So let’s be real: The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is a very, very fast car. On top of the 6.2-liter supercharged V8 engine that produces 840 horsepower and 770 lb-ft of torque, the Challenger SRT Demon can go from 0-60 mph in 2.3 seconds and it is capable of running a quarter-mile in 9.65…

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One Reason Diesel Engines Produce More Torque Than Gas Engine

July 18th, 2017 by

Many people in the truck world know that diesel engines produce more torque than gasoline engines and that is the reason consumers that need a truck for heavy duty towing buy diesel trucks, but a lot of people don’t know why diesel engines produce more torque. So we’re going to explain one reason and compare the differences…

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Ram Q Pro Certification has Expanded to All Commercial Vehicles

July 15th, 2017 by

We talked about the Q Pro Certification in the past, and now it is important to mention again as the feature has been expanded. As a quick reminder, the Q Pro Certification is a new qualification for upfitter companies to certify their product with Ram. This process is done by Ram engineers to make recommendations and/or approve…

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(Cautiously) Gear Up for the Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, It’s Built for Speed

July 12th, 2017 by

840 horsepower under the hood is no joke, so to try to ensure all future owners of the Dodge Challenger SRT Demon are safe on the road, Dodge is requiring that all buyers sign a waiver. It’s probably a first for the industry, but that would just be one of the many “firsts” that has…

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Durango Lineup Upgrades Coming for 2018 Model Year

July 7th, 2017 by

In another effort to step up their lineup, Dodge made the announcement that they will be adding new features to all of the Durango trims for the 2018 model year. Remember the debut of the 2018 Dodge Durango SRT model at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show? The new model is the most powerful Durango model…

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Ram Enhances Luxury Truck Options with New Limited Tungsten Edition

July 3rd, 2017 by

After the exciting news about Ram’s excellent J.D. Power IQS ratings, Ram also announced the addition of a new luxury truck to their light- and heavy-duty lineup, the Ram Limited Tungsten Edition. The new trim enhances the luxury of what was Ram’s most high-end trim, the Limited, with lots of leather, plenty of details, Tungsten…

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FCA Grabs Rights to “Cuda,” We’re Hoping Dodge Brings It Back

June 29th, 2017 by

In 2015, FCA filed for rights for the name “Barracuda” and just weeks ago, FCA filed for rights for the name “Cuda,” so that could mean Dodge has plans to remake the Plymouth Barracuda. The idea isn’t too far fetched as Dodge has been quite nostalgic lately. In 2017, Dodge brought back two former models…

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New Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Widebody Just Announced

June 28th, 2017 by
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Dodge recently announced another exciting change to the Challenger lineup. This fall, Dodge will add the Challenger SRT Hellcat Widebody, which has a 3.5-inch wider rear design, to the Challenger lineup. Inspired by the wider fender flares on the all-new 840-horsepower Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, the new Challenger SRT Hellcat Widebody with its wider rear…

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Ram Brand Does Excellent in 2017 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study

June 27th, 2017 by

Results of the 2017 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study (IQS) were released and Ram ranks fourth out of 33 brands. In comparison to the 2016 J.D Power IQS results, this year Ram’s IQS score improved 28 points and the categories Ram received the highest marks are overall design quality, features and accessories interior design quality…

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Meet the Infotainment System of Dodge, Ram and Other FCA Brands

June 21st, 2017 by

Car tech and built-in infotainment systems are two of the most desired car features among Millennials and Baby Boomers and over the years, FCA has built it’s own infotainment system, Uconnect, and it offers consumers all the latest tech in the auto industry. As the name implies, Uconnect, is an infotainment system to keep car…

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#FBF: Original Ram Trucks and Ram Trucks Today

June 20th, 2017 by

It’s #FBF  (Flash Back Friday) and we’re taking a look at the first Ram trucks and what Ram trucks are today. It is really cool to see how these pickups have grown. First Ram Truck Ram trucks have been built by Dodge since 1927. From 1927-1928 Dodge trucks were actually sold under the Graham name,…

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Cummins Is Going Electric and Not Ditching Diesel

June 19th, 2017 by

Cummins, known for their long lasting durable diesel engines, recently announced they will be adding a fully electric engine to their engine lineup in 2019 or 2020. Cummins will still be producing diesel engines and has no plans to stop, but they are also looking to diversify their products and keep up with future technology….

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Gift Ideas For This Father’s Day

June 15th, 2017 by
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What can one really do for Father’s Day? How can we say thanks to the man that helped raise us? Well, for one thing, making his daily life a little easier would be nice. Most likely he owns a car, SUV, or truck. Why not start with getting Dad a better ride? We’re not saying…

Heavy Duty Battle: Ram 3500 vs. Ford F-350

June 11th, 2017 by

There are many benefits to a heavy duty truck like the Ram 3500 of Ford F-350. Heavy duty pickups have larger engines, haul more, have enhanced transmissions and they can be used for commercial jobs (boating companies, lawn services, etc.). With that being said, if you know you need a heavy duty pickup due to…

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Ram Grabs Number Two Spot Third Month in a Row

June 6th, 2017 by
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So have you heard the good news for Ram pickup trucks? No? Well here’s the scoop: Ram is climbing the ladder of top dogs in the pickup industry. The top three, in order, were Ford, Chevrolet, and Ram. For the past few years, the Chevrolet Silverado has held the number two spot, and continued to…

Popular Features To Consider When Buying Your New Ram Truck

June 2nd, 2017 by
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Starting to shop for a new truck? Have you checked out Ram trucks? Since the 1940s Ram has specialized in trucks and their current lineup has plenty of options to help buyers get what they need, want and then some. If you are on the market for a new Ram model, here are some of…

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Increase Your Performance Car’s Horsepower with These Engine Mods

May 25th, 2017 by
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Whether you have a classic Dodge Charger or the newest Dodge Charger chances are you bought it for two reasons- its look and its power. Without a doubt, the Charger’s style through the years is unmistakable and it has always been equipped with a variety of fierce engines. However, some people’s need for power is…

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Just Released: Dodge SRT Demon Pricing News from Factory

May 25th, 2017 by
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Guesses about the cost of the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon were all over the place. $100,000, $75,000, $95,000!? But now we know how much it will cost you to get the new 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon! FCA announced that the MSRP of the Dodge Demon will be $84,995 (including $1,700 gas guzzler tax,…

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National Heat Awareness Day Reminds Us To Be Smart in The Heat

May 23rd, 2017 by
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May 24 is National Heat Awareness Day and the day serves as a reminder to Floridians that the sun’s heat is powerful and if not careful, the sun can be too much for someone to take, and unfortunately we’re not just talking about sun burns. Each year, people leave children and animals in cars and…

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The Upcoming Dodge Durango SRT vs the Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT

May 19th, 2017 by
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The 2018 Dodge Durango SRT and Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT are fast performance SUVs engineered by FCA (Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles). If you are wondering what the differences are between these two SRT SUVs and which one is the best option for you, read on. Performance Features and Specs Both SRT models are equipped with the 6.4-liter…

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Prevent Pet Mess in Your Car or Truck

May 17th, 2017 by
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A lot of dogs love going for a ride in a car or truck, but that doesn’t mean we all like the mess that can come along with it. Hair and drool on the seats, dirty windows from a wet nose and a possible accident are all risks we take when a dog gets in…

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3 Locations in Florida to Test Out Your Ram Truck in the Mud

May 17th, 2017 by
ram truck in mud

Ready to test your truck in the mud? How about see how it handles some tricky obstacles? Whether you have the off-roading Ram Power Wagon or Ram 1500 Rebel or a stock Ram 1500, it’s springtime in Florida and that means the weather is great, so it’s time to get out and enjoy the mud….

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Always Dreaming Wins Kentucky Derby and Trainer Todd Pletcher Wins a Ram Truck

May 12th, 2017 by
ram 2500 kentucky derby

Every year, Churchill Downs in Kentucky hosts the Kentucky Derby and for the last eight years, Ram has been the “Official Truck” of the horse track and the Kentucky Derby. At this year’s race, Ram also gave the trainer of the winning horse a special-edition Ram truck. The winner of this year’s race was Always…

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Make Your Road Trip Nothing but Easy With these Five Items

May 10th, 2017 by
road trip guide

Planning a long road trip? Road trips can be so much fun, but if you aren’t prepared they can also be stressful. Don’t worry, we’ve got your back! After reading our guide of things worth investing in before going on a road trip, you will be all set. Drive on! Snacks, drinks, and a cooler….

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Your Need for Speed is Fufilled with Dodge and SRT

May 5th, 2017 by
SRT driving times

Last week we talked about the cool opportunity for all buyers of a new SRT vehicle to get a free one-day SRT High Performance Driving Class at the Bob Bondurant School of High Performance Driving. Now, we’re going to talk more about the performance models SRT produces and all of the power that comes with…

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Dodge Grand Caravan is the Perfect Vehicle for Bands

May 3rd, 2017 by
grand caravan university dodge

If you are a new band trying to make its way in the music industry, there are three things that are always on your mind, music, money, shows. While University Dodge can’t help your band with music, one of our Dodge Grand Caravan models can help you with the other two things – saving money…

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Vin Diesel Partners with Dodge and SRT for New Campaign

May 2nd, 2017 by
vin diesel and dodge

Since 2001, “Fast & Furious” franchise and the movie’s lead actor, Vin Diesel, have become quite popular among car enthusiasts, so the new partnership and campaign between Diesel and Dodge and SRT is not only awesome, but extremely fitting. The new Diesel, Dodge and SRT campaign comes only a few weeks after the debut of…

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Dodge Challenger SRT Demon Riddles Revealed — With A Lot of Help!

April 26th, 2017 by
SRT DEMON University Dodge

Throughout the Dodge Challenger SRT Demon’s If You Know, You Know campaign, Dodge had the internet and social media going crazy. Not only was it due to excitement and curiousity, but also because people really wanted to solve the riddles Dodge revealed throughout weeks of teaser videos. But unless you are a SERIOUS gearhead or…

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High Performance Driving School for SRT Vehicles at Bob Bondurant School

April 25th, 2017 by
SRT driving school

When the Dodge Challenger SRT Demon was released, you may have heard that buyers of the new vehicle receive complimentary admission to driving instruction at a high performance driving school, and that is true, but we also wanted to let everyone know the same offer is also available to owners of all new Dodge/SRT vehicles….

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Summers Coming, Get a Ram Truck to Tow Your Water Toys

April 21st, 2017 by
towing a jet ski

Spring is here and summer is coming and in South Florida that means get ready to get into the water on a boat or waverunner because the sand is going to get too hot! Since people typically don’t keep small boats and waverunners at a marina, chances are you are going to need a truck…

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Pennzoil Makes Awesome Viper Farewell Video

April 18th, 2017 by
penzoil viper farewell

To say “goodbye” to the legendary Dodge Viper (2017 is the last year) Pennzoil created a video highlighting all of the things were going to miss — speed, agility, superior handling, style and power.   Wearing a license plate with the message “V8EATR,” we’re reminded that the Viper has an 8.4-liter V10 engine that would…

Ram Makes Color Palette Bolder with New Bright Hues

April 17th, 2017 by
university ram - ram 1500 special editions

The Dodge Challenger SRT Demon pretty much owned the New York International Auto Show, but Ram brought something for spectators to enjoy, too. Rather than bold engines, Ram brought bold colors like a vibrant blue pickup and a bright green truck to the light-duty Ram 1500 lineup. Coming to dealerships in May 2017 are the…

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2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is 840HP of Pure Muscle

April 12th, 2017 by
dodge demon at university dodge

On April 11, Dodge finally released all of the details on their latest project, the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon and, WOW. No longer is it the “if you know, you know” campaign, now it is we all know and we are all impressed. The carefully crafted 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon produces 840 horsepower…

University Ram Had a Blast at Tortuga Music Festival!

April 10th, 2017 by
university ram at tortuga music festival

University Ram had such a good time at the 2017 Tortuga Music Festival. The weather was absolutely beautiful on all three days and the music and people were great. We had a fun time getting to know everyone who came by our tent and we still haven’t finished reading all of the music lyrics left…

Recap of New Dodge Challenger SRT Demon Teasers and Info!

April 7th, 2017 by
dodge demon at university dodge

Since we announced Dodge’s plans to resurrect the Dodge Challenger Demon, Dodge has revealed a lot more news and the new model definitely has our attention. The more we learn, the more it seems that the SRT Hellcat may become the second fastest two-door muscle car in the world. So far Dodge has released nine…

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Maximizing 485 Horses with Brembo, Pirelli and Slingshot Wheels

April 7th, 2017 by
dodge scat pack dynamics

Dodge just made it easier for Scat Pack models to pack a harder punch with the new Dynamics Package. All three Scat Pack models (Challenger R/T Scat Pack, Challenger 392 HEMI Scat Pack Shaker and Charger R/T Scat Pack) can now be upgraded with a few different components that were once only available on SRT…

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Ram Expands Upfit Configurator to Heavy Duty Lineup

April 4th, 2017 by
university ram upfit configurator

When it comes to the heavy duty jobs that can snap a truck in half, Ram Commercial puts the Ram ProMaster and ProMaster City to the test. Designed to work with upfits for any occasion, a mobile office or just some better organization for the work site, the bigger the vehicle, the easier to outfit…

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Tips and Advice About Driving to a Music Festival

March 31st, 2017 by
music festival driving tips

We can’t wait to be at this year’s Tortuga Music Festival, the nation’s largest music festival on the beach. For three days Fort Lauderdale Beach will be host the biggest country music stars and everyone is there to have a good time. But, driving to any big music festival can be a little tricky. To…

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Dodge Grand Caravan is a Tough Competitor in the Minivan Segment

March 29th, 2017 by
dodge grand caravan at university dodge

Between the Chrysler Pacifica and the Dodge Grand Caravan, FCA is currently dominating the minivan segment. While the Chrysler Pacifica might seem like the ‘hotter best friend” the Dodge Grand Caravan gives the Pacifica a run for its money. Sure, the Grand Caravan isn’t available as a hybrid minivan like the Pacifica Hybrid, but aside…

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Perfect Your Ride to Riding the Waves

March 28th, 2017 by
truck surf accessories

Trucks to surfers is like whipped cream to pie, not required, but it makes the experience much sweeter. Truck beds make it easy to transport boards to the water and keep sand out and the interior of a vehicle dry. Wet clothes or a wet suit? No worries, put it in the truck bed. Heading…

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Do You Know What To Do In Case Your Are In a Sinking Vehicle?

March 23rd, 2017 by
how to escape a sinking car

What’s worse than crashing into water in a car? Not knowing how to get out of the car in the water! Of course no one wants to imagine themselves fighting for their life in a sinking car, but not knowing what to do will make the situation so much worse. In the event you find…

Summer Trips are a Breeze with the Dodge Grand Caravan

March 17th, 2017 by
Grand Caravan road trip University Dodge

Invest in fun this summer and get yourself and your family a new Dodge Grand Caravan. It is the perfect vehicle for road trips, sports practice, finally getting all of the supplies to complete this summer’s landscaping project, and enough towing power to bring a set of kayaks or jet skis to the water. But…

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Recap of New Dodge Challenger SRT Demon Teasers and Info!

March 16th, 2017 by
University Dodge Challenger SRT Demon

Since we announced Dodge’s plans to resurrect the Dodge Challenger Demon, Dodge has revealed a lot more news and the new model definitely has our attention. The more we learn, the more it seems that the SRT Hellcat may become the second fastest two-door muscle car in the world. So far Dodge has released nine…

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Love the Water? Ram Trucks and Vans Are Perfect for Beach Lovers

March 13th, 2017 by
ProMaster City DiveMaster University Dodge

University Ram is proud to announce that we are the exclusive automotive partner of 2017 Rock The Ocean’s Tortuga Music Festival. We had a great time serving a Thanksgiving meal at a fire station with Easton Corbin in November and we couldn’t resist the opportunity to get close to country music again at Tortuga. And…

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Daylight Saving Time, Stay Safe on the Road with Seeing Machines

March 9th, 2017 by
Drowsy Driving daylight savings

Daylight saving time is here again and on Sunday the clocks will be moved one hour forward. That one hour makes a difference to a person’s sleep patterns and that can lead to people driving to work drowsy, and that is dangerous. A study conducted in New Zealand showed the harms of driving while drowsy….

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Dodge Charger Pursuit and The New Officer Protection Package

March 8th, 2017 by
Dodge pursuit protection package

The Dodge Charger Pursuit is an exclusive Dodge vehicle that is specifically built (and only available) for law enforcement. The vehicle is designed to not only protect officers, but also prove needed and easy-to-use technology like a 12.1-inch touchscreen. To further protect the men and women in blue, Dodge now offers an “Officer Protection Package,”…

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University Dodge is a 2017 Edmunds Five Star Dealer Award Winner

March 3rd, 2017 by
University Dodge Edmunds five-star dealer

University Dodge is proud to announce that we are a 2017 Edmunds Five Star Dealer Award winner for the second year in a row! Customer service is our top priority and this award acknowledges our hard work. The Five Star Dealer Award is given to dealerships who provide a pleasant car shopping and car buying…

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2017 Dodge Challenger vs. Ford Mustang – Performance Specs

March 2nd, 2017 by
Dodge Challenger vs Ford Mustang

The Dodge Challenger and Ford Mustang have gone head-to-head since the muscle car era in the ‘70s. Both models have a loyal fan base and hold impressive records, however, when you compare the two 2017 models there is a clear winner. Spoiler alert: it’s the Challenger. Don’t believe us? Check it out. When it comes…

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Dually Truck vs. Non-Dually Truck – Pros and Cons of Each

February 28th, 2017 by
Ram truck dually vs. non-dually

Dually trucks and non-dually trucks are different in that they have different capabilities and purposes. The most obvious difference between the truck models are the dual rear wheels that a dually has versus the typical single rear wheels that a standard pickup truck has. The extra set of wheels gives a dually advantages and disadvantages….

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Annual Orange Blossom Festival and Rodeo is Back for 80th Year!

February 24th, 2017 by
Davie orange blossom festival

The 80th Annual Orange Blossom Festival is back in Davie this weekend and you don’t want to miss it! As always, the Orange Blossom Festival is taking place at places around Davie, including the Bergeron Rodeo Grounds (aka Cowboy town!). Though there are a number of events scheduled over the next three days, the main…

Ram Adds More Black Options to Lineup Along with New Copper Hue

February 24th, 2017 by
Ram Copper edition

At the 2017 Chicago Auto Show, Ram unveiled two appearance packages being added to their truck lineup. Joining the Ignition Orange 2017 Ram 1500 Sport, which was added to the lineup this year, is a limited edition 2017 Ram 1500 Copper Sport. Ram is also expanding the number of factory black options with a new…

Ram Chassis Cab Lineup, a Customizable Heavy-Duty Lineup

February 21st, 2017 by
Ram Chassis cab university dodge ram

The Ram ProMaster and ProMaster City are two of Ram commercial models, but Ram also makes trucks for commercial purposes as well. The Ram 3500, 4500 and 5500 models are all considered heavy duty work trucks and they are available as chassis cab trucks. Chassis cab trucks are trucks that don’t have a truck bed…

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Save Business Capital with Ram Truck Van Tax Incentives

February 17th, 2017 by
Buy a ram with tax incentives

It’s tax season and that means a lot of different things for everyone. Stress, payments, confusion. Well, it can also mean something good, if your business needs a truck or a van.  Current tax regulations may allow buyers and business owners to expense up to 100% of their truck purchase(s) during the first year of…

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Dodge Spices Up Lineup with New Mopar ‘17 Dodge Challenger

February 16th, 2017 by
Dodge Mopar 17' Challenger

Dodge likes to spice up their traditional lineups with color and functionality with limited edition and special edition models and they just added more flavor to an already hot pot. Take a look at the new limited-edition Mopar ‘17 Dodge Challenger, which was just unveiled at the Chicago Auto Show. Mopar ‘17 Dodge Challenger Alongside…

Valentine’s Day with the Most Loved Dodge Models

February 14th, 2017 by
Most loved Dodge vehicles

It’s Valentine’s Day, so everyone’s got love on their minds and lucky for us, Dodge is easy to love. The Dodge Durango, Dodge Charger and the Dodge Challenger were all named “Most Loved” in their class according to Strategic Vision. Dodge Challenger Named “Most Loved Specialty Coupe,” owners love the Challenger because they make it…

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New Dodge Durango SRT Adds Even More Power to a Strong Lineup

February 9th, 2017 by
Dodge Durango SRT

Last year Dodge retired the Dodge Viper and this year Dodge and SRT have been busy adding new performance models to their lineup. Since the start of 2017, there has been news of the new Challenger SRT Demon and Dodge just announced the addition of the Durango SRT. So what’s the new beast like? The…

Winch It With New Electronic 12,000-lb. Winch on the 2017 Ram Power Wagon

February 8th, 2017 by
Winch It Ram Power Wagon

Helpful, efficient and fun. In a new string of funny infomercial-like videos, the Winch It Brothers show off the capabilities of the new 12,000-pound winch on the new 2017 Ram Power Wagon. Unlike traditional winches that connect a truck to an object with a cable and then use the truck’s push or pulling power to…

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Configurations and Upfits on the Ram ProMaster City

February 7th, 2017 by
ProMaster City options

Ram has been a top choice for business owners for quite some time. Not only does Ram make trucks that are strong enough for some of the toughest jobs, but their lineup of cargo vans and available van configurations are exceptional. To help potential buyers figure out which van is right for them, Ram provides…

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Celebrating 80 Years with Mopar

February 7th, 2017 by
80 years of Mopar

Mopar has been a staple to the auto industry since it began 80 years ago, in 1937. Originally introduced as a brand name of a line of antifreeze products, Mopar has evolved into a large company that offers a variety of services and products for FCA brands. Mopar began to grow into something much larger…

Florida MOPAR Connection Car Club

February 3rd, 2017 by
Mopar Connection Car Club

Looking for a local group that shares your passion for Mopar cars? Look no further than the Florida Mopar Connection Car Club in South Florida. The club was formed in 1987 and has been growing ever since. As the only organized MOPAR club in South Florida, the club has a strong membership of 138 people….

Ever Taken U.S. 41? Give It a Shot!

January 30th, 2017 by

Most South Floridians have taken the Alligator Alley and 1-75 to travel through Florida, but how many South Floridians have gone an alternate route like U.S. 41? The time saved taking the Alligator Alley makes it a clear choice for most drivers, but what do drivers miss? Here are three cool attractions along the way….

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Four of Dodge’s Rarest Models, Ever Seen One?

January 25th, 2017 by
Rare dodge vehicles

The Dodge Charger and Challenger may be icons, but Dodge’s legacy is bigger than just those two models. Around the same time Dodge was developing the first Charger and Challenger models, they were experimenting with other models and in a few cases their production was very limited. Today, these limited production models are very valuable…

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Trailering and Packing Tips for Pickup Trucks

January 24th, 2017 by
Ram 3500 towing guide

Trailering can be a little worrisome at first, but it gets much easier with practice, especially if you are using a Ram truck. If you are new to using a trailer or you want to improve your trailering experience, here are a couple tips for driving and loading your trailer. Loading If you are loading…

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Electronically Adjust Your New Ram’s Suspension and Trailer Brakes

January 20th, 2017 by

Just get a new Ram truck? Want a new Ram truck? As a manufacturer that is dedicated to trucks and commercial vehicles, Ram trucks have some of the most advanced features in the industry. While some features are automatic, others are located on the dash and are in control of the driver. So if you…

Dodge Announced Production of a New Dodge Challenger SRT Demon

January 19th, 2017 by
Dodge Demon University Dodge

Almost a year ago, a Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat was modified by an independent company to generate 900-horsepower. This monster was a one-of-a-kind model and it wasn’t expected to be mass produced by Dodge. But with Dodge’s latest announcement of the Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, we’re wondering if they’ve changed their minds. Yep, the Dodge…

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It’s Time to Reconsider Buying a Minivan for the Family

January 16th, 2017 by
Dodge Grand Caravan family car

Minivans aren’t usually thought of as glamorous, but today, the Dodge Grand Caravan is a minivan that looks a lot more like an SUV. Not to mention, minivans typically have a lot of features that aren’t available on SUVs. If you have a family and are deciding between an SUV or a minivan, keep reading,…

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Ram 2500 is a World-Wide Towing Beast

January 13th, 2017 by
Ram 2500 towing capacity

The Ram 2500 is not only widely seen and used in countries like Australia and New Zealand, but is an award-winning heavy-duty truck over there as well. In 2016, the Ram 2500 was awarded with the title “Tow-Car of the Year” by Stuff, a popular publication in New Zealand and was named “Top Tow-Car” by…

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Ram Unveils Special-Edition Light-Duty Ram 1500 Rebel

January 13th, 2017 by
light weight ram

Ram is all about customization of their trucks and at this year’s North American International Auto Show, Ram unveiled a special edition Ram 1500 Rebel, the Ram Rebel Black. Unlike the brightly colored special edition Ram 1500 Yellow Stinger or Ram 1500 Ignition Orange Sport, the Ram Rebel Black has a darker appea. The new…

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See the Dodge Grand Caravan a New Way, The Business Way

January 11th, 2017 by
Dodge Grand Caravan

When you think of a minivan like the Dodge Grand Caravan, you probably think of families. However, with the 2017 Dodge Grand Caravan, the possibilities are endless. In addition to being great for the family, it is a great vehicle for small businesses because it has features and conveniences that SUV or trucks don’t have….

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January is Move Over Month in Florida, Do You Know the Law?

January 6th, 2017 by
Move Over Law

The Move Over Law is a very important law pertaining to motorists, but since it is a newer law in Florida (passed in 2002), many people don’t know the law. To spread awareness of the law among Floridian motorists the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) has declared January Move Over month….

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Ram 2500 Limited Mega Cab – the Ultimate Truck

October 25th, 2016 by

Today, consumers are interested in convenience, tech, efficiency and luxury. Despite many people’s ideas about heavy-duty trucks being smelly work trucks with standard features, Ram has incorporated a lot of tech and convenience features into their heavy-duty trucks. The Ram 2500 Limited mega cab is not only the “Big Daddy” of trucks, but it’s also…

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Understanding Torque on Ram + Dodge Models

October 21st, 2016 by

When people describe an engine’s power, they typically do it by explaining horsepower and torque. For instance, the SRT Hellcat engine produces 707 horsepower 650 lb-ft of torque. WOW! That’s a lot of torque. But what does torque even mean? Last week we explained horsepower, so this week we’re taking a look at torque. Torque…

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Viper ACR v Porsche 911 Turbo S – Head to Head Comparison

October 20th, 2016 by

If you had to guess, which car do you think would win in a race, the Porsche 911 or Dodge Viper ACR? Road Show wanted to know, so they put both vehicles to the test and the results might surprise you. To get the most accurate results, they did several races. In the end, the…

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Equipment Choices on Ram 1500 + Towing Capacities

October 19th, 2016 by

The Ram 1500 is a light-duty truck that is available in many different configurations. Whether you need a truck for towing, for the open space in the truck bed or for the family, the Ram 1500 lineup has you covered. From cab size to axle ratio to three engine choices, Ram 1500 models can be…

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We Hope the Ram Rebel TRX Concept Hits the Assembly Line

October 13th, 2016 by

Ram has had many concept trucks in the past, some of gone to the assembly line, while others remained just a concept. However, Ram has recently shown a new concept vehicle we really hope hits the assembly line, and soon. If sent to production, the new concept would give the 2017 Ford Raptor a run…

Dodge Grand Caravan – The Perfect Family Vehicle

October 12th, 2016 by

Families need family cars. Sedans can only go so far when you have a family, especially if that family has more than a couple children. With families and children comes sports equipment, instruments, sleepover and camping gear, and the list goes on. With that being said, a sedan is just not big enough, and sometime…

Gas Monkey Garage – Dodge Vehicles To Check Out

October 7th, 2016 by

The Gas Monkey garage in Dallas, Texas is run by two guys that share a passion for restoring cars. Richard Rawlings and Aaron Kaufman are the Texas grown, car lovin’ men that run the garage/shop. You may have seen them on the Discovery channel Monday nights during their show Fast N’ Loud. The show is…

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Understanding Horsepower and the Power on Dodge Vehicles

October 6th, 2016 by

At University Dodge, we talk a lot about horsepower and torque. With performance cars like the Dodge Charger, Challenger and Viper, in addition to Ram trucks, horsepower is a pretty important term. And while many people associate horsepower as being “good” or desirable, they don’t really know what it actually means. So here is a…

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In Case of Hurricane Matthew, Protect Your Vehicle

October 4th, 2016 by

Hurricane Matthew is a growing cause of concern for the residents of South Florida. At this point at the very least South Florida will get a lot of rain and wind, and there’s still potential for a powerful hurricane. As a dealership, we we want to share a couple ways you can protect your vehicle…

Ram and Dodge Grand Caravan Tailgating Features

September 28th, 2016 by

Whether a die-hard fan of the NFL or college football, tailgating in the stadium’s parking lot is an important part of team spirit. The food, the games and the revelry amps everyone up before getting into the stadium. One important part of the tailgating experience is your vehicle. Thankfully Ram trucks and the Dodge Grand…

Dodge Viper/Hurst Auction and 2017 Dodge Production

September 26th, 2016 by

This October, some interesting things are happening involving Dodge. First, we have the Barrett-Jackson 2016 Las Vegas Auction starting October 13th. Second, 2017 Dodge Challenger and 2017 Dodge Chargers will begin production. It’s going to be an exciting month, so let’s get down to business and discuss. Barrett-Jackson’s 2016 Las Vegas Auction In 2008, Hurst…

2017 Ram Power Wagon + Ram 1500 Rebel, Off-Roading Beasts

September 22nd, 2016 by

Looking for a powerful truck that is as tough as it looks? In the next few months, two Ram 2017 model-year 4×4 off-roading trucks will be available. Coming this fall is the new 2017 Ram Power Wagon and later this year will be the 2017 Ram 1500 Rebel. Which one is right for you? Check…

Dodge Brightens Lineup with More Heritage-Inspired Hues

September 20th, 2016 by

Not many automakers can compete with the rainbow-colored paint pallet that is available on the Dodge lineup. The vibrant hues, also known as High-Impact Paint (HIP) legacy, goes back more than 25 years to the first Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger models in the muscle car era. But unlike other automakers, Dodge hasn’t dulled out…

University Dodge is Sponsoring NSU Athletics

September 16th, 2016 by

University Dodge is are a proud title sponsor of Nova Southeastern University’s athletics department for the 2016-2017 academic year. From August to June, we are sponsoring the NSU Sharks in all sports including volleyball, swimming, men’s and women’s soccer, basketball, golf and the NCAA Division II National Baseball Champions. University Dodge will be attending the…

We’ve Got the 2017 Ram Lineup Right Here

September 15th, 2016 by

For the 2017 model year, Ram is back with a strong line of light-duty pickups, heavy-duty trucks and commercial vehicles. Instead of making big changes to 2017 models before the big revamp that is set for 2018, the 2017 lineup of Ram trucks and vans will have a few new standard changes and options. But…

More Exciting News to the 2017 Dodge Challenger Lineup

September 13th, 2016 by

Audiences learned about the new 2017 Challenger T/A and Charger Daytona models in August, but changes and additions to next year’s Challenger lineup are still being announced. Despite the fact that Dodge has said they are going to be focusing on SUVs, the Charger and Challenger are still two of Dodge’s most important models. In…

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New 2017 Dodge Lineup Highlights Looking Good

September 9th, 2016 by

So far, 2016 has been an interesting year for Dodge, and things don’t seem to be slowing down. In August, Dodge announced the revival of two iconic Dodge muscle cars, the Challenger T/A and the Charger Daytona, but news is still coming. Just this week, we’ve learned about Dodge’s August sales increases, that Dodge is…

Another September of Fun in South Florida

September 7th, 2016 by

School is back in session, but that doesn’t mean the fun has to stop. As the summer slowly starts to cool down, there are plenty of local events scheduled. Check out what’s scheduled South Florida in September! 44th Annual Phil Peterson’s Key West Poker Run Sept. 15-18, various locations in the Florida Keys and Key…

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Durango v Acadia – Which SUV is the Winner?

September 2nd, 2016 by

According to Car and Driver, the 2016 Dodge Durango is the number one car in it’s class. It offers space, functionality and efficiency. One of the Durango’s close competitors is the GMC Acadia. Both the Durango and Acadia are three-row, seven-passenger SUVs. Check out how they compare and why the Durango is the number one…

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Dodge Maintenance: Warranties and “Complete 360” Plan

August 30th, 2016 by

On the market for a new vehicle? Then knowing about your warranty and standard Dodge maintenance is important. Since we have covered standard Dodge maintenance here, now we want to inform our customers about the new Mopar Dodge maintenance coverage option and the standard warranties included with the purchase of a new Dodge. All Dodge…

A Look at 3 Stand Out Dodge Challengers

August 26th, 2016 by

The Dodge Challenger is a muscle car of the ages. What started as a concept in the late Sixties, the Dodge Challenger has become an icon for the Dodge car brand. It’s a muscle car that will never goes out of style, and yet continues to be a relevant design as time goes on. Every…

Our Dodge Maintenance is Top-Quality According to Our Customers

August 24th, 2016 by

Are you in need of a Dodge maintenance department for repairs or to add on custom parts? University Dodge has you covered. The University Dodge maintenance and parts department is one of the best in South Florida. And we’re not just saying this – our customers are telling us! Offering everything from oil changes and…

School + Sports Practice? Meet the Dodge Grand Caravan

August 22nd, 2016 by

A minivan that is reliable, spacious, and kid/teen friendly seems like a challenge to find. But at University Dodge we have the Dodge Grand Caravan, which is the perfect vehicle for the soccer moms and dads of the world. It is loaded with features that make you feel like coolest family rolling up to the…

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Ram 1500 and Ram 2500 Features and Upfits

August 19th, 2016 by

The Ram truck lineup is diverse and gives buyers and drivers plenty of options for customizations on the Ram 1500 and 2500. Whether in need of the light-duty Ram 1500 or heavy-duty Ram 2500, there are plenty of ways for individuals to easily make their truck stand out in the crowd. Exterior Colors Galore Ram…

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Iconic Dodge Challenger and Charger Models Return for ’17 Model Year

August 17th, 2016 by

Dodge announced the revival of two iconic and retro Dodge models for the 2017 model year, the Challenger T/A and the Charger Daytona. The return of both of these vehicles come with even more performance and heritage-inspired styling to the Dodge 5.7- and 6.4-liter “392” HEMI lineup. To set these two muscle cars apart from…

Authentic OEM parts for your Dodge Vehicle or Ram Truck

August 16th, 2016 by

Our friends at Mopar have the best auto parts and accessories  for your Dodge or Ram vehicle. Mopar provides us with authentic OEM parts for Dodge and Ram vehicles, from repairs and performance to accessories and personal styling. Below is a list of some of the popular Mopar parts we have in stock or can…

3 Ram 1500 Models with Plenty of Space

August 12th, 2016 by

Ram 1500 trucks are sturdy and reliable pickup trucks. Trucks are always great for cargo space because of the bed, but sometimes lack passenger space. If you are interested in a truck, but need a truck with a large cab for the family, University Dodge is a great place to start looking. Here are four…

University Dodge Maintenance and Mopar Department

August 12th, 2016 by

Are you looking for superb Dodge maintenance? Or perhaps your Ram has seen better days. Then you need to give University Dodge a call and learn about our award-winning Dodge maintenance and Mopar department. We strive to turn every Dodge car and Ram truck that reaches our service department into a superb vehicle before it…

Dodge Grand Caravan is the Ultimate Getaway Vehicle, At Least It Is in Weeds

August 9th, 2016 by

Big family? Then when you are looking for the right vehicle for your family, you’re probably searching for something that can comfortably seat a lot of passengers, and your things, especially for road trips or a family getaway. The Dodge Grand Caravan is an excellent choice, and if you don’t believe us, Mary Louise-Parker used…

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Ram 1500 HFE is The Most Fuel Efficient Truck in Its Class

August 5th, 2016 by

The Ram 1500 HFE is one of the most fuel efficient trucks on the market. The 1500 HFE is a diesel engine that offers drivers 21 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway, which is the Best-In-Class fuel economy out of all full-size trucks. The Ram 1500 HFE is equipped with a…

Keeping Up With Dodge Maintenance

August 4th, 2016 by

After purchasing a new Dodge vehicle, it is important to keep up with your new Dodge maintenance to assure the car stays in good shape for as long as possible. There are some simple things you can do to keep your Dodge car in tip-top shape. Regular maintenance inspections, annual inspections, and daily/weekly care care…

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Load Up the Dodge Grand Caravan and Check Out These Local Events in August

August 3rd, 2016 by

Take advantage of the last few weeks before school starts. Get the kids in the Dodge Grand Caravan and check out these local events held across South Florida. Miami Spice Aug. 1-Sept. 30, at participating restaurants in Miami To encourage locals to get out and try different restaurants across South Florida, over 243 restaurants in…

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Pay for What You Need: The Dodge Journey has Options for Customizations

July 29th, 2016 by

The Dodge Journey is the newest SUV to come to the Dodge vehicle lineup and it offers buyers a variety of excellent standard and optional features that allow them to customize the SUV vehicle to their needs and preferences. The Dodge Journey is available as a 5-passenger or 7-passenger SUV. The Journey’s SE base trim…

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Iconic Dodge Cars Made Famous Through Film

July 28th, 2016 by

Dodge has a variety of cars from vans to SUVs to performance vehicles. Dodge also has a long history of outstanding vehicles. So outstanding infact, that many of them have been the main vehicle in movies. The Viper, Charger and Monaco are three Dodge vehicles that have shown up in many different movies over time….

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Ram Trucks Offer the Towing Capacity for Trailering Horses

July 27th, 2016 by

Ram trucks offer plenty of towing capacity and they are a popular choice among those trailer horses or livestock. While Ram trucks provide drivers with the necessary power and a safe vehicle, there are several safety precautions for both yourself, your horse, and the truck and trailer. Here’s a quick rundown on basic horse trailering…

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National Day of the Cowboy at a “No Bull” Dealership

July 22nd, 2016 by

Tomorrow is the fourth Saturday in July, making it the National Day of the Cowboy. And, for as long as we have been around, University Dodge has recognized the cowboy and cowgirl culture as being a part of our local community. Not only are we located in the Town of Davie, a.k.a. Cowboy Town, but…

3 All-American Roads You Can Drive to This Summer

July 21st, 2016 by

The 4th of July is far behind us now. Are you still feeling patriotic? Keep celebrating America by exploring what really is America the Beautiful. Load up the Dodge Grand Caravan and go on a summer road trip to an All-American Road. Certain roads across the United States have been designated All-American Roads and they…

Diesel or Gas, Which is Best for Your Business?

July 21st, 2016 by

In today’s world of construction, costs can drive a new building project into the air or into the ground. Pricing for different materials or services are always fluctuating, especially when it comes to fuel. So when thinking about one’s business budget, construction companies not only need to think about the type of vehicle needed for…

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Personal Homework Before Car Shopping

July 18th, 2016 by

Is your car falling apart? Does your car not “work” for you anymore? Is your car damaged beyond repair? Then it looks like you should probably do some car shopping so you can buy a new car, but do you know what to do? Car shopping can be overwhelming, especially if you are only getting…

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Used Jeep Renegade and Wranglers in Davie

July 13th, 2016 by

Jeep vehicles are a lot of fun, especially in the summer. University Dodge is a Dodge and Ram dealership, but we accept trade-ins so we have a collection of used Jeep vehicles. Check out four of the Jeeps that we currently have on the lot. 2016 Jeep Renegade Latitude The Jeep Renegade is the newest…

Possible New Ram Truck Features for 2018

July 13th, 2016 by

Earlier this year, Ram Truck released their 2017 Ram Power Wagon, and all of its awesome features got us wondering about more models and features that may come to Ram trucks in the future … will they fly? So far, we haven’t found credible sources that say any Ram trucks will fly, but we did…

DIY Camper Series Part 4: Accessories

July 8th, 2016 by

Hey there campers! Who’s been enjoying their truck camper this week? After all the work we put into it, it’s time for a test run. That makes this post the last installment of our DIY Camper Series. It’s been fun, it’s been challenging, and it gave us all some good ideas on how to take…

Another Good Sales Month for FCA Brands, Dodge and Ram

July 7th, 2016 by

Another good month for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), especially for the Ram Truck Brand. Overall, FCA’s June 2016 sales consisted of a 7% increase compared to the monthly June sales from a year ago.  Ram experienced a 14% monthly sales increase in comparison to June 2015 and the Dodge brand also experienced a 3% sales…

Final Viper Special-Edition Models Sold Out, Dodge Releasing Another

July 6th, 2016 by

Dodge released five special-edition 2017 Viper models to celebrate the Viper’s 25th anniversary and its last year of production. The five models include the 1:28 Edition ACR, GTS-R Commemorative Edition ACR, VoooDoo II Edition ACR, Snakeskin Edition GTC, and the Dodge Dealer Edition ACR. All five of these special edition models sold out very quickly….

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DIY Camper Series Part 3: Building Out the Camper

July 1st, 2016 by

Welcome back to our DIY Camper Series, Part 3: Building the Camper. We’re excited about this project and glad you’re still with us, because this is where all the magic happens. In our second installment of the series, “Turning the Bed into a Camper,” we discussed popular DIY truck bed camper styles and dissected their…

Events and Festivals Around South Florida in July

June 30th, 2016 by

South Florida in July is definitely hot, but that’s no reason not to get outside and do something fun. Here’s a list of some of the fun events going on around South Florida this month, just be sure to stay cool. 4th of July Celebrations, Fireworks and Parades Various locations This year, 4th of July…

New Special-Edition Mopar ’16 Ram Rebel

June 29th, 2016 by

Ram trucks has been big about their limited-edition truck trims in 2016. So far, Ram Trucks has issued two special-edition yellow trucks “Yellow Rose of Texas,” only available in Texas, and the Stinger Yellow 1500 Sport. Well, now there’s another limited-edition Ram model, the Mopar ‘16 Ram Rebel. In mid-June, Ram Truck made the announcement…

DIY Camper Series – Part 2: Turning the Bed into a Camper

June 24th, 2016 by

Welcome back campers! In this installment of our DIY Camper Series, we’re going to talk about the different designs and ideas that you can implement to make your truck bed a home on wheels and then some. If you didn’t read the DIY Camper Series Part One about truck cap selection, you can click here…

Davie Pro Rodeo Returns to Bergeron this Weekend

June 23rd, 2016 by

Our excitement for the Weekly Brothers Pro Rodeo is building — it is finally just two days away! And, this definitely ain’t our first rodeo at University Dodge — we’ve been waiting since the Festival of the America’s Rodeo back in April. The event takes place this Saturday, June 25 at 7:30 p.m. at the…

Dodge Racing Drivers Kill it for Schumacher Racing

June 23rd, 2016 by

Schumacher’s Dodge Charger funny car drivers were off to a rough start this racing season, besides Capps taking the win at Wally. They were behind Ford, Toyota, and Chevrolet teams. However, the Dodge team is finally making a comeback following the Spring Nationals in Texas. The Schumacher’s Dodge team were the only drivers to reach…

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DIY Camper Series – Part One: Truck Cap Selection

June 17th, 2016 by

Hey there campers! Are you looking for that next big project to really test your metal, and the metal of your truck? Well after some research and discussion, we decided it would be fun to start a Do-It-Yourself (DIY) series on turning a regular pick up truck into a fully-loaded camper. Why go out and…

The Dodge Challenger has Rim Options for a Customized Ride

June 17th, 2016 by

Both inside and out, the Dodge Challenger is a beautiful car across all 10 trims. Intended to be customized to the needs and wants of a driver, the Challenger has 17 different engine options and several different rims or wheel choices for a buyer to choose. Today we’re going to explore two of the Challenger’s available…

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Father’s Day: Bacon, Boats or a Clean Ride

June 16th, 2016 by

Father’s Day is Sunday, don’t forget! Did you forget? Here are some awesome last-minute activities and gifts for any of the dad’s in your life. Air Fresheners Air fresheners are one of those things that really improve a ride in the car, but they are one of those things that easily slip our minds. So…

Grand Caravan Extra Entertainment

June 16th, 2016 by

Plan on making a lot of long road trips with friends or family in your minivan? Then extra entertainment features could be a really nice feature to have in your vehicle. And, despite what some people think, having an entertainment system in your minivan doesn’t need to cost you an arm and a leg. 4…

Maximum Towing Capacity Without a Worry

June 10th, 2016 by

Towing heavy loads can be challenging. For those of you who need a refresher on towing safety listen up, for those of you who are towing experts, you can skip the next paragraph (or, feel free to read anyway!). Towing is not as simple as attaching the load to the hitch and driving away. The…

National Boating and Fishing Week, Dodge and Ram Style

June 9th, 2016 by

It is that time of year again, National Boating and Fishing Week, held this year from June 4-12. For those of you who don’t know, National Boating and Fishing Week is dedicated to spending some time on the water boating, fishing, tubing, skiing, jet skiing, and anything else you can do in a boat.  …

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Dodge Classics Challenger and Charger, Then and Now

June 7th, 2016 by

Calling all American muscle car enthusiasts, Mopar fans and Dodge car lovers! Let’s take a quick look at the past Challenger and the