Posts tagged "dodge challenger"

Meet @GirlintheTrunk

Meet @GirlintheTrunk
It started as a joke. When I worked for the other media company in town, I used to do video car reviews. And, at one point I did a review of the Corvette ZO6, goggling over the sheer size of the trunk space. Unusual in a 2-seater. So, I mentioned to my videographer that we... Read more »

Chicago Auto Show: Must-see production cars

Hybrids are so yesterday. Today's eco-friendly is all about electric. The Leaf has already been launched in select markets and begins rolling out to the rest of the country soon--though it'll probably be 2012 before we see them sold in Chicago. Base price is $33,720, but after the tax rebate, you'll be paying about $26K. This will be a great Chicago commuter car with a range of 100 miles on a single charge. For many of us that means never having to fill up at a gas station again.
One of the great things about the 2011 Chicago Auto Show is that it isn’t all just shiny happy concept cars. Yeah, they’re cool and all, but the real guts of any show are the cars you can actually own. Well, there’s no disappointment at McCormick Place, as this year’s show has some great cars... Read more »

Dodge Challenger: 'Freedom' Commercial

So, I’m watching the Packers/Lions game and just caught the “Freedom” commercial Dodge launched in June (3 times within about a minute, I might add … annoying). Don’t know how I missed this in July when it was clearly launched for Independence Day. But, I thought it was an interesting anachronism. Not sure how I... Read more »

Dodge gets new Charger for 2011

Today, Chrysler Group released some sneak peak pics of the all-new 2011 Dodge Challenger. While the exterior pictures are at a minimum and the interior pics are nil, I can already see a vast improvement in design with some styling cues borrowed form the iconic Challenger. The interior gets a much needed overhaul with premium... Read more »