After Jalopnik posting photos of the Jeep Liberty replacement, an anonymous but trusted source wrote to tell Allpar that, as Chrysler’s twitter feed said, the cars we will see in April at the New York Auto Show will not look exactly like the ones leaked today.
While we do not expect them to go “whole hog” on the appearance, as reader dodgeman1001 did in the comfort of a photo editor, we were told by the source that the photos seen this morning were taken some time ago. They were “very early” iterations, which were modified following reactions by observers within Chrysler and long-lead journalists.
Long before the Challenger Hellcat was officially launched, Allpar noted that the engine — which we estimated at “620-680 horsepower” (depending on when the stories were written) — was being tested in the Jeep Grand Cherokee. Then we wrote that it had probably been ruled out, for various reasons. Today, one source wrote that the trademarked Trackhawk name, which we had thought [...]
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 [...]
Dodge is showing four concept cars at SEMA: a Dart, Charger, Challenger, and Viper ACR. You can now see them all at Allpar, courtesy of Patrick Rall — now with the story behind them. Coming soon: Jeep, Ram, Chrysler, and Fiat concepts. See all the Dodge concepts