A reliable source wrote that a Jeep Wrangler dubbed Call of Duty II is being set up; it will feature a custom AEV hood, Mopar bumpers, and the usual Pentastar V6 with a choice of automatic or manual transmission. As with the original, it will come in black with Call of Duty badging, in this case including Modern Warfare 3 references (the game is set to arrive in early November, and the Jeep will likely be timed to be available at the same time).
Features of the 2012 Jeep Wrangler Call of Duty II Edition are semi-gloss black paint, 17-inch aluminum wheels, a front seat with the Call of Duty MW3 logo, hood power bulge, logo’d interior grab handle, slush mats with logo, cargo mat with logo, and Mopar black gas door, tail lamp guards, and winch-ready heavy-duty bumpers.
It has been years since Allpar first reported on the future launch of a new Jeep Wagoneer, and the dropping of the Dodge Caravan. With Wagoneer on the books, Chrysler planners may have had mixed feelings about the sudden success of the Dodge Durango. They wanted to drop the Durango for a more-profitable Wagoneer (essentially a Durango with the Grand Cherokee suspension design [...]
Months after unconfirmed reports made it to Allpar’s pages, the power of Automotive News, in the person of reporter Larry Vellequette, pried a key fact from Chrysler executives — that they cast and build “Ferrari” engines for Maserati. As our sister site pentastars.com reported, the engines are actually cast in Kokomo, and machined in the Trenton Engine plant, using a mixture of [...]
Alfa Romeo will launch the second new car in its attempted comeback next year, on the brand’s 105th anniversary. Anonima Lombarda Fabbrica Automobili (roughly, Lombarda car making company) — or ALFA — was born on June 24, 1910. Their next car will be unveiled on June 24, 2015. While Alfa Romeo’s leader, Harald Wester, has said that the company is creating all [...]
The Challenger Hellcat is a hot image car for Dodge, and the brand’s leader has already said he wants to get as many out to the public as possible, suggesting to dealers that they not tack on $10,000 (or higher) surcharges as they did to hot cars in the past — from Vipers to PT Cruisers. While his calls may [...]
The 2015 Chrysler 300C has been inadvertently revealed by Chrysler itself, in an optional image for its navigation systems. As Allpar sources predicted, the car has dropped the chrome underneath the headlamps and moved the Chrysler wings to the top of the grille, but otherwise is rather similar to the current model. The grille has grown to be Audi-oversized in this [...]