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.
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 [...]
The 2015 Dodge Charger squad has been tested in police trim for the first time, but since it kept the five-speed automatic, it has turned in numbers similar to past years. While the eight-speed V6 Charger does 0-60 in 6.6 seconds, the five-speed was timed at 8.05 seconds by the Michigan State Police. The civilian 2015 Charger gained acceleration from the eight-speed, [...]
The Ram 1500 faced down the aluminum-bodied Ford F-150 and new Chevrolet Silverado in Motor Trend’s half-ton truck shootout. The three contenders were put through a broad array of testing, including a 260-mile drive through California and Arizona. Measurements included: Testing without load: 0-60 mph and 1/4-mile acceleration, 60-0 mph braking, and maximum lateral grip (Ram was Limits-handling without load: closed-course cornering, braking, [...]