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How Much Faster Is the Dodge Charger Today Vs 50 Years Ago?

Thursday, September 23rd, 2021
1971 Miami Lakes Automall
1971 Miami Lakes Automall

The Dodge Charger of today is quite an exhilarating experience for owners and passengers alike. While fewer cars are on the road today, even fewer are packed with the kind of engineering feats offered by the Dodge Charger muscle car. The modern Charger is exceptional and definitely different from the famed Dodge Charger vehicles of old. But just how much faster and stronger is the 2021 Dodge Charger compared to the beloved Charger muscle cars from half a century ago? Does the 1971 Dodge Charger hold up? The Charger from 1971 was new and ran through the 1974 model. The price back then was a staggeringly low $3,775. A rear-wheel drive car with a V8 engine that offers 230 horsepower in the base trim and as much as 425 horsepower at the high end. Dodge manufactured exactly 82,114 of these classic muscle cars.

Improvements and Added Value In the Charger 

The Dodge brand is currently enjoying awards that have long been established as some of the most important in the industry: winning a top spot of the J. D. Power Initial Quality Study for 2021. After winning the top spot in 2020, lately the most recent Dodge muscle cars have more than putting a smile on the face of owners. The 2021 Dodge Charger is packed with power, as much as 292 horsepower starting in the base Charger SRT trim and as much as 797 horsepower offered in the top-tier, 2021 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye. We can’t say enough good things about this absolutely gorgeous and stunning Dodge muscle car. 

So Which Dodge Charger Is Stronger Between the Two?

For those that are keeping score, that’s a difference of 372 horsepower between the two highest trims for the respective Charger muscle cars of 1971 versus 2021. The Charger is roughly 1,500 pounds heavier in weight compared to the finish offered in the 1971 model year. Today’s Charger ranges in the 4,000 to 4,586 range while the 19171 model year Charger hit in the low 3,000 pound range. Despite the added weight, the modern Charger enjoys the perks of the latest technology to produce faster quarter-times. The 19171 Charger could go 0 to 60 mph in 5.7 seconds and finish the quarter-mile in 13.73 seconds at 104 mph. Ready to be impressed? The 2021 Dodge Charger can go from 0 to 60mph in only 4.3 seconds and hits a 12.4 quarter-mile time.

The starting price for a new 2021 Dodge Charger goes for $31,125 MSRP (Plus destination fee). While the Dodge brand looks ahead to offering the upcoming Dodge EV muscle car for a new generation of buyers. These innovative choices are going to lead the way for all automotive brands including the Dodge brand. 

Something Exciting Comes Your Way 

Get ready to make heads turn with our strong muscle line-up of new Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger models. Our sales staff is ready to help with any leasing, buying or trade-in options. At Miami Lakes Automall, we’re more than excited to help our customers, we’re thrilled. Looking for a new option to buy or lease? Take a look at our new vehicle inventory or our quality pre-owned vehicles

We can help sell your current vehicle or bring it back to life like new with an online service appointment to our service center. Allow our professional techs to get started on all repairs or maintenance work. We’re here to help with any financial help, needs or suggestions to help make paying for a vehicle easier. Stop by right now and see what we can do for you right now. 

Dodge Offers High Octane Speed and Satisfaction

Wednesday, September 15th, 2021
Charger Miami Lakes Automall
Charger Miami Lakes Automall

Dodge has been trusted by many new owners to provide a remarkable driving experience; as of 2021, Dodge has now been named the most appealing brand, tied with Porsche. Examine the perks that come from the muscle bound brand and the first thought is the immense power from the massive V8 engines like the ones found in the Challenger and Charger models. Stellantis, the parent company of Dodge, accepted the phenomenal rating of 882 based on the 1,000-point scale. This is the second year in a row that they earned this rating based on the APEAL study from J.D. Power. The Dodge brand was ranked highest with fellow Stellantis brand, Ram, earning the second-highest point total. Dodge earned these impressive J.D. Power marks after 110,827 owners of brand new 2021 model year vehicles were surveyed after 90 days of ownership. 

How Dodge Has Gained Such Flair

Looking deeper into the 2021 J.D. Power study, the data unveils how owners reflect and react to their new purchases and note how they feel regarding their vehicle. Dodge is known for providing a unique experience for drivers that includes immense power and strength coupled with precise handling. The new 2021 Charger Scat Pack Widebody is a famous example extending extraordinary value and significant thunder to make owners relish the purr and roar of this SRT car. Street Racing Technology (SRT) might become a thing of the past with the launch of the new generation Challenger and Charger trims coming out when the next-generation models appear in fewer than two years. 

“One of the biggest factors driving the industry’s improvement this year is the introduction of several highly appealing new models. The APEAL Study measures owners’ emotional attachment to their new vehicle, and the product launches that took place this model year have done a really good job. Some are all-new and some are redesigns, but the new launches demonstrate that automakers are getting even better at hitting buyers’ emotional triggers,” David Amodeo, director of global automotive at J.D. Power, said in the release.

Now Is the Best Time To Experience the 2021 Dodge Line-up

This is a reminder to all customers looking to grip the current trend of heart-racing speeds through gasoline powertrains and pitch-perfect engines that hold nothing back for owners. Notwithstanding, we are sure the Dodge EV collection will nevertheless offer impressive muscle, as Dodge CEO has declared on various occasions. We’re just sure the days of the electric muscle will grab the attention of many shoppers, but early on they might not be too enthusiastic about the latest products Dodge is working on. Luckily, for those buyers that are accustomed to the purr of a fierce Dodge engine can find solace in the current crop of Dodge rides. We could even have a new Dodge SUV at some point in the future to offer our customers. For now, shop with us to find the Dodge that is atop the automotive world currently. 

Drive the Newest Dodge Vehicle You Desire With Our Help

Come on over to see the collection of new Dodge vehicles with our friendly and helpful staff waiting at Miami Lakes Automall. We want to help our customers get ready to drive off in brand new Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger muscle cars. Get started where our professional team is here to make your muscle car dream a reality. Our sales staff is ready to help with any leasing, buying, or trade-in options. 
Are you experiencing some vehicle issues with your current ride? Not sure how to handle the repairs? If your vehicle isn’t running properly, let us help keep it going. We’re here to help with a simple online reservation and a trip to our service center. We’re open every day to assist our customers to find everything they need. We hope to help you today at Miami Lakes Automall!

Dodge, Stellantis Earn Top Spot On J.D. Power IQS For 2021

Friday, September 3rd, 2021
JD Miami Lakes Automall

Photo credit: Dodge

With the future of the Dodge brand moving towards electric vehicles, 2021 might go down as one of the fastest flying years on record, along with the record amount of Atlantic tropical storms. After last year’s seemingly never-ending to now being in the last season before 2022, we’ve come quite a long way. And during this whole experience, the Dodge brand has earned results to inspire buyers while hoisting another award. This time the trophy comes from the 2021 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study that lists Dodge as the brand that finishes second on a list that includes all the top automotive brands. Dodge won the top spot last year and isn’t far off this year. A 223-question study was given to new car owners who felt the most positive and pleasant initial encounter was with these brands. Each year, this survey helps new car shoppers reflect on their experience with a vehicle over the course of the first few months of ownership. 

“If you start with strong design, and follow that up with discipline on the plant floor, you get the kind of results we’re seeing today,” metro Detroit native Mark Champine, head of North America customer experience at Stellantis, said in a news release.

Into the Numbers of 2021 J.D. Power’s IQS

Each year, this J.D. Power survey helps new car shoppers reflect on their experience with a vehicle over the course of the first few months of ownership (the first ninety days of ownership to be specific). This is when problems should least likely appear and buyers want to know what to expect; if any problems appear, what they liked most, and other important aspects of purchasing a vehicle. Based on the problems listed per 100 vehicles, the system includes ways to gauge gain information on serious mechanical issues to problems with the infotainment system. Dodge owners only experience 139 complaints per 100 vehicles. The survey includes tens of thousands of responses each year. A big issue is smartphone connectivity across many brands. 

“They’ve done a particularly good job of preventing problems from occurring. The key is design quality. Most of the problems people report are not because vehicles aren’t built properly. The majority of problems are because vehicles aren’t designed properly or with the customer in mind. Often, the factories get the rough end of this. There is a problem with the navigation system, for instance. The assembly plants are responsible just for installing it into the vehicle. It’s not their fault the navigation system doesn’t work,” said David Sargent, vice president of automotive quality at J.D. Power, told the Free Press. 

Drive Home New Dodge Vehicles Today!

What shopping experience would be complete before checking out the speed and power awaiting in a Dodge vehicle. From us at Miami Lakes Automall, we represent our brands to the best of our abilities and look forward to providing a remarkable experience the whole way through. Check out our new Dodge vehicle selection ready to go today! From new vehicles to our pre-owned vehicles, there’s a wide selection ready to go at Miami Lakes Automall. If you’re looking for pricing options, our auto financing team can support you for any buying or leasing needs. We are located at 16600 NW 57th Ave in Miami Lakes, Florida. 
Don’t forget, we are also able to fix and bring older vehicles up to speed. We’re ready to provide the right assistance in a timely manner. Allow us to fix your vehicle or maintain it with a simple online service appointment. Grant us the pleasure to help you save and keep your vehicle running smoothly for years to come. We look forward to being the right dealership for you and your family, business, and friends. Leave us a review to let us know about your experience with us and we hope to see you again soon!

Dodge Showing Off More Details Involving Electric Vehicle Plans

Friday, August 27th, 2021
Fratzog Miami Lakes Automall

Fratzog Miami Lakes Automall

Photo credit: Dodge

With the future of the Dodge brand moving towards electric vehicles, we have a tight window of time before the fastest Dodge options may actually be electrified! While we are excited for the changes, we are also tempted to tell our customers to snag up the Dodge collection as it currently exists. The high-octane Dodge muscle cars like the Dodge Charger and Challenger are exceptional beasts with their available V8 powertrains. The new muscle cars that are going to be made by 2024 will include the entirely electric Dodge vehicle. There are reports that the EV might carry the “Fratzog” logo for all electric vehicles. The Fratzog is a made up word by a designer first used in 1962 through 1976 by the brand. We saw the Dodge brand bring this logo back when unveiling the 2021 EV Day. The concept vehicle has drawn a large amount of interest from fans. One fan is actually the CEO of Dodge, Tim Kuniskis.

“It damn near looks like something that Doc Brown would have done. It looks very futuristic and electrified, and it’s our history, which is what we do,” said Tim Kuniskis. Referring to Doc Brown, the well-known fictional character from Back to the Future. 

What Dodge Vehicle Will Gain the EV Treatment First?

We have only seen teasers of what this vehicle will be as well as no clue what the nameplate that will carry this upcoming, first-ever Dodge EV. Perhaps the Dodge Challenger will gain the EV, but we can’t say for certain. Keep in mind that the Challenger body has remained the same since the brand brought the vehicle back in 2008; this is the same for the Charger since 2006. Stellantis, the parent company of Dodge, has invested upwards of $35.5 billion through 2035 for electric vehicles, which will include plug-in and hybrid vehicles. A plug-in hybrid is due out next year, so we are about a year from seeing this Dodge vehicle hit stores.Dodge understandably won’t just become an EV company solely or have their branding focus solely on EVs.

“We don’t want them to look radically different because we want you all to be part of the same thing. So, we said, ‘OK,’ if you have electrification in your car, we don’t want you to be screaming, ’I have electrification,” Kuniskis said, referring to Dodge’s “Brotherhood of Muscle” community.

Drive Home New Dodge Vehicles Today!

What shopping experience would be complete before checking out the speed and power awaiting in a Dodge vehicle. From us at Miami Lakes Automall, we represent our brands to the best of our abilities and look forward to providing a remarkable experience the whole way through. Check out our new Dodge vehicle selection ready to go today! From new vehicles to our pre-owned vehicles, there’s a wide selection ready to go at Miami Lakes Automall. If you’re looking for pricing options, our auto financing team can support you for any buying or leasing needs. We are located at 16600 NW 57th Ave in Miami Lakes, Florida. 

Don’t forget, we are also able to fix and bring older vehicles up to speed. We’re ready to provide the right assistance in a timely manner. Allow us to fix your vehicle or maintain it with a simple online service appointment. Grant us the pleasure to help you save and keep your vehicle running smoothly for years to come. We look forward to being the right dealership for you and your family, business, and friends. Leave us a review to let us know about your experience with us and we hope to see you again soon!

Dodge Is Pushing Ahead With Electric Plans, Revealing New Details

Friday, August 20th, 2021
SRT Dodge Miami Lakes Automall

Photo Credit: Dodge

The particulars of all the innovations coming to Dodge have somewhat been announced with its “Never Lift” program being recently declared. The sixth-annual Dodge Roadkill Nights, an automotive celebration held in Pontiac, Michigan, took place on the third weekend of August earlier this month. During the event, a press conference was held that gave Dodge fans, enthusiasts, plus media workers the chance to talk to the Dodge brass about anything their hearts desired. One such subject made was the electric plans that have been teased and announced to a degree for the muscle car brand. The growth of Stellantis is directly tied to the electric future of the Dodge brand.  

“When you make a big change, there’s going to be people that just aren’t going to follow you, at least initially. But a lot of those people will return eventually when they see we’re serious, and we’re going to be Dodge first,” remarked Tim Kuniskis. 

More News Coming Ahead of the EV Debut In 2024

The calendar of introductions for the Dodge brand will include official dates for the trim line changes to each particular Dodge vehicle in the subsequent months, new appearance-based trims that will offer meaningful upgrades as well as the eventual date for the end of the current platform used on their muscle cars. The Charger and Challenger have been built and ridden on the same platform since their debut the decade before last (2006 and 2008 respectively). We have already discovered the latest Dodge vehicle, the first all-electric Dodge muscle car set to become introduced by 2024. This date will come by sooner than most customers realize!

“The new car comes in 2024. We didn’t say that the current cars are going to die in 2024. There might be a little overlap, but you’re not going to have years and years and years of the classic and the new one at the same time.” said Tim Kuniskis, Dodge CEO

When To Expect More Dodge Muscle News

The fourth quarter of 2021 begins in just over a month and a half and at some point is when we will see what is to come from the brand. Dodge saw their Challenger surpass the Ford Mustang and Chevrolet Camaro earlier in 2021. So progress has continued for the brand in 2021. The forthcoming “Never Lift” program is sure to be a success for all Dodge fans and owners alike. Keep in mind, the celebrated run for the mean Dodge muscle machines has persisted as long as it has this time around thanks to high-powered manufacturing and plans that includes over 800 horsepower stock in some of these vehicles. The next two years will include more than trim packages with appearance upgrades; as we’ve been told before. Will there be something to rival the 2020 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye? We are anticipating more accounts on the subject, but let us offer some exceptionally quick options at Miami Lakes Automall.

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Come on over to see the collection of new Dodge vehicles with our friendly and helpful staff waiting at Miami Lakes Automall. We want to help our customers get ready to drive off in brand new Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger muscle cars. Get started where our professional team is here to make your muscle car dream a reality. Our sales staff is ready to help with any leasing, buying, or trade-in options. 
Are you experiencing some vehicle issues with your current ride? Not sure how to handle the repairs? If your vehicle isn’t running properly, let us help keep it going. We’re here to help with a simple online reservation and a trip to our service center. We’re open every day to assist our customers to find everything they need. We hope to help you today at Miami Lakes Automall!

Dodge Teases New Electric Muscle Car

Friday, July 9th, 2021
Dodge EV Miami Lakes Automall

We have received the news we were waiting for; Dodge has first introduced the first image of the future Dodge EV yet to be named. This will be the world’s first all-electric production muscle car. Dodge delivered a new teaser image of what buyers will fantasize about till more is revealed. Currently, the 2021 Dodge Challenger is the freshest Dodge muscle car, but not for long as we know over the summer the next model year, the 2022 Dodge Challenger will debut. The shift has now shined brightly to the newest creation set to debut in 2024. We can expect the next generation of Dodge muscle cars, both the Charger and the Challenger to not only ride on a new platform and offer an entirely new experience both inside and out, to start in less than three short years. As we’ve covered, the electric future of the Dodge brand, as well as the automotive industry as a whole, was a cavalier move we considered to be important to the muscle car segment. Now, the first step of progress has finally been revealed.

Dodge Looking To Curb Climate Change

The new crop of the Charger and Challenger models, if they are the ones selected to offer an electric experience, are a welcomed sight to drivers and dealerships alike. Dodge will offer up the electrified trim to be named as Stellantis, the parent company of Dodge, has declared a tag line to go with the muscle car brand. “Tear Up the Streets, Not the Planet” and the electric Dodge car will commence the means of moving away from gasoline-powered muscle cars to newly made electric vehicles. The Dodge brand offered a comment that included “Dodge will not sell electric cars, but will sell American muscle” as the brand maintains their designers have attained the end of what they can produce from internal combustion motors. The Dodge brand “has an obligation to embrace” electrification for a more all-embracing high-performance future. There is some consideration that the first-ever electric muscle car made by Dodge (or anywhere else) will be designated as something brand new. 

We have our view the Dodge brand will increase its EV skills to both the Charger and the Challenger and even build a new EV nameplate, either through improving an older title or creating a new one. The next judgment will be up to the buyers to decide how much they want to drive a Dodge EV. We’ve focused on this story, as the Dodge EV articles from our database show, but we are happy to see the newest results. 

Dodge Prepares To Build Multiple Electric Vehicles And More Plans Revealed

Thursday, June 17th, 2021
Night Dodge Miami Lakes Automall

Night Dodge Miami Lakes Automall

Photo credit: Dodge

There is a feeling within the Dodge community that the V8 engines of today are going to skyrocket in value. The most obvious reason is Dodge is going out of the gasoline-focused V8 powertrains business and headed to an electric future. There have been some new reports that though the electrification plans are new, they are going full force into the commitment towards building the brand with EV intentions for each vehicle. The report names Stellantis, the parent company of Dodge, as the force behind turning Dodge into the premiere brand among its many options. 

Six All-Electric Vehicles Are Being Made

Dodge is rumored to have as many as “six all-electric vehicles currently in the styling studio in Auburn Hills, Michigan.” There is also news that “at least one, but probably several plug-in hybrids” are slated to be created. Whether this is concept vehicles or the turning of a new leaf for the Dodge brand, the report from The Detroit Bureau has Dodge making big changes. While this news is nothing new, we now have some more light shed on what is expected to change for the brand. The days of the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon or even the follow up vehicles in the Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye or Dodge Challenger SRT Super Stock, we can expect changes to start showing by next year. Dodge will have no problem doing all the hard work towards its electric future alone. According to another report, the Dodge brand has passed on getting any assistance from Tesla.

The Final Days of Purely Gasoline Driven Muscle?

The 2023 Dodge Challenger and Charger will offer a variant of change as the new-generation is expected to show. The other brands under the guidance of Stellantis have already pushed out the latest plug-in hybrid or fully electric vehicles in the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel and Jeep Wrangler 4xe trim. The best EVs in the world could one day arrive in the form of the greatest muscle cars available; all included from the Dodge brand! Keep in mind that Stellantis has already decided to move the Dodge brand into a new plan that was revealed earlier this month when plans were described, “Between 2025 and 2030, our product range will gradually become purely electric. This will be a radical change,” Stellantis CEO Oilvier Francois. The future is rapidly approaching and our goal is to remain as prepared as we are today at providing our customers with the newest Dodge vehicles.

Rush Over To Drive New Dodge Muscle With Our Help

We want to help our customers get ready to drive off in brand new Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger muscle cars. Come to Miami Lakes Automall to get started where our professional team is here to make your muscle car dream a reality. Our sales staff is ready to help with any leasing, buying, or trade-in options. 

Are you experiencing some vehicle issues with your current ride? Not sure how to handle the repairs? If your vehicle isn’t running properly, let us help keep it going. We’re here to help with a simple online reservation and a trip to our service center. We’re open every day to assist our customers to find everything they need. We hope to help you today at Miami Lakes Automall!

Dodge Hornet Returning To the Fold?

Friday, June 11th, 2021
Hornet Miami Lakes Automall

Hornet Miami Lakes Automall

Dodge is revitalizing an older nameplate in the Dodge Hornet. This vehicle will join the currently short list of Dodge vehicles. The Dodge brand arrived with a Dodge Hornet concept that was shown off in 2006, but it never debuted. 2006 was the same year the Dodge Charger was reintroduced to the world. The 2006 Hornet concept was produced with hopes to see the prototype turn into a production vehicle in 2008 with the Challenger. Dodge at that time was about to start with a big push in the European markets and aspired to thrust the Hornet by 2010. The platform of the Hornet would end up being the same one applied to the Alfa Romeo Giulietta. This meant the Dodge sedan would offer this “C-Evo” platform and notwithstanding the Hornet name being trademarked in 2011, they opted to name the vehicle the Dodge Dart instead. The Dodge Dart is no longer offered by Dodge, but they still produce two cars and the popular SUV, the Dodge Durango, alongside the famed Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger muscle cars.

Added Production Choices Are Being Revealed

The COVID-19 outbreak slowed the production for Dodge for three months. This was something that hindered the Dodge Hornet, as Alfa Romeo’s new CEO, previously of Peugeot, new expectations of enhanced performance from the Tonale’s PHEV drivetrain. As of April, Automotive News reports, Stellantis aimed to commence Tonale production in March 2022 and start sales on June 4 of 2022. This would indicate that the Dodge Hornet’s arrival could be in around the same time frame. In a story written by Passione Auto Italiane, the most current Dodge vehicles are expected to be produced alongside the forthcoming Alfa Romeo Tonale at the Pomigliano D’Arco plant in Italy. We are always looking ahead to what Dodge will provide customers next, but the new era of Dodge vehicles is coming sooner than later; starting with the Dodge Hornet we hope.

Likelihood of the Dodge Hornet

The ongoing rumor for the 2022 Dodge Hornet also insists that the Hornet will be produced on the sub-Stelvio crossover. As such, it will be using the same turbo 2.0-Liter GME engine. While the news didn’t discuss anything about a hybrid variant of the Dodge crossover, we can presume so considering the Alfa Romeo Tonale will produce a PHEV version, but this is the notion that affected its schedule. There are remarkable expectations that Dodge might even go the route its fellow Stellantis brand, Jeep, is headed with a fully electric vehicle approaching. Ultimately, we can expect that to happen, but currently, the current age of Dodge vehicles is nevertheless here for now. When looking at the 2021 model year Dodge muscle cars, and we are still grateful for the heart-racing power and enjoyment brought to us by the Dodge brand.

Buying Has Never Been Easier With Our Help

Are you excited about getting a new car? So are we! At Miami Lakes Automall, we’re more than excited to help our customers, we’re thrilled. Looking for a new option to buy or lease? Take a look at our new vehicle inventory or our quality pre-owned vehicles. We can help sell your current vehicle or bring it back to life like new with an online service appointment to our service center. Allow our professional techs to get started on all repairs or maintenance work.

We’re here to help with any financial help, needs or suggestions to help make paying for a vehicle easier. Stop by today and see what we can do for you right now. 

Dodge Ready To Make Durango Faster For 2022 Model Year

Friday, June 4th, 2021
Durango Miami Lakes Automall

Durango Miami Lakes Automall

Photo credit: Dodge

Good news for those who were wondering if the 2020 global pandemic was still affecting the automotive industry. For some companies that might be the case, but Dodge has expanded its Dodge Durango production by over 50% in terms of volume. If that doesn’t answer the question for the fact the pandemic has come to somewhat of a halt, Dodge is prepared to continue offering the fast and furious Durango. The top-tier three-row large Dodge SUV option is preparing for the next model year with greater perks offered to customers.

Durango Long Established Perks: Speed and Power

The 2022 Dodge Durango has improved the power and the speed. The optional 6.4-Liter HEMI V8 engine offers 475 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque. The top speed of 180 mph is the fastest option for the SUV segment. The high-performance SUV has comfortable aspects all throughout the center including among many features; a 19-speaker Harman Kardon premium audio system, a power sunroof, plus a rear-seat DVD system with the Premium Interior package are all excellent choices. A tech package extends advances in safety including blind-spot and rear cross-traffic detection. For those who want a large-size SUV that can fit eight safely, this is the choice to secure. Owners can attest, the Dodge Durango SRT is the quickest three-row SUV on the market with its extraordinary 4.4 second 0-60 time. Of course, while the SRT trim presents all these features, all Durango trims offer a lot for customers to appreciate. 

The End of the Short-Lived Durango SRT Hellcat 

The 2021 Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat trim is off the board for the 2022 Durango however. New regulations have been added to the Durango including limiting the evaporative emissions of the vehicles, holding back the chance to continue the Durango SRT Hellcat. The upcoming production of the Durango will include all the trims from the previous year, except for a lone 3,000 vehicles that will complete the order of the fastest-three-row production SUV on the market. 

“When we switch to ’22 model year, there’s new evaporative emission requirements that come in that the Hellcat engine does not meet in that platform. And with the change in platforms for the next generation Jeep Grand Cherokee, it’s a one year cycle,” said Dodge CEO Tim Kuniskis

Hurry Over To Drive New Dodge Muscle With Our Help

We want to assist our customers get ready to drive home in brand new 2021 Dodge Durango, Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger muscle cars. Come to Miami Lakes Automall to get started where our professional team is here to make your muscle car dream a reality. Our sales staff is ready to help with any leasing, buying, or trade-in options. 

Are you experiencing some vehicle issues with your current ride? Not sure how to handle the repairs? If your vehicle isn’t running properly, let us help keep it going. We’re here to help with a simple online reservation and a trip to our service center. We’re open every day to assist our customers to find everything they need. We hope to help you today at Miami Lakes Automall!

Dodge Ushering In A New Era For Buyers

Thursday, May 27th, 2021
New Dodge Miami Lakes Automall

New Dodge Miami Lakes Automall

Photo credit: Dodge

Promising clues are being reported about the next steps of the Dodge brand. Dodge has determined to put a check on the V8 era that has advanced since Dodge returned the Dodge Charger muscle car for customers in 2006. During the last fifteen years, we’ve observed the increase of some of the most dominant muscle cars in mass production. The 2021 Dodge Charger and 2021 Dodge Challenger are both striking examples of where the brand currently stands, but what can we expect going ahead as the 2020s are already flying by? Early sales in 2021 saw Dodge move vehicles at a higher rate for the Dodge Durango, Charger, and Challenger models. This is a promising display that will empower more buyers to join the Dodge brand. So who is joining Dodge lately?

Dodge Growing With Younger Generation

From sales figures, an apparent trend has taken place for several years. Dodge has led the way with sales for the younger buyers. The Dodge brand knows where the future is headed, as the path towards electric vehicles (EVs) is the goal. Dodge is also aware that compared to rivals, they have the youngest buyers compared to other manufacturers like Chevrolet or Ford. Dodge first noted this a couple of years ago but has followed up with more evidence that they sell their vehicles to “the youngest demographic in the industry” according to Dodge. 

The car-buying demographic that presents most of Dodge’s business is diverse including the second-highest quantity of Asian, African Americans, and Latin buyers according to the Head of the Dodge Brand Sales Operations, Matt McAlear. The broad variety of V6 and V8 powertrains included in Dodge vehicles has pushed sales for years and extends to a new crop of buyers. However, the scope of these vehicles might alter with the renewed focus of Stellantis (parent company of Dodge) as they look to offer more fuel-efficient vehicles. 

2021 Has Proved Some Impressive Success

Dodge has seen an increase in sales that should exceed pre-pandemic numbers set in 2019. Dodge had begun to bring the focus away from creating 800 horsepower vehicles like the Dodge Challenger SRT Super Stock. However, there was a promise to continue the SRT (Street Racing Technology) vehicles for the near future. While these are the most impressive vehicles for any owner to want, they aren’t meeting the goal of what the future holds for the Dodge brand and its EV intentions.

“There hasn’t been a date drawn in the sand saying you’ll no longer be able to buy an iron block Hemi anymore, but everybody knows it’s coming and they want to enjoy [the engine] while they can. The replacements are going to be so much more exciting,” stated Matt McAlear, Dodge’s head of sales operations.  

Buying Has Never Been Easier With Our Help

Are you excited about getting a new car? So are we! At Miami Lakes Automall, we’re more than excited to help our customers, we’re thrilled. Looking for a new option to buy or lease? Take a look at our new vehicle inventory or our quality pre-owned vehicles. We can help sell your current vehicle or bring it back to life like new with an online service appointment to our service center. Allow our professional techs to get started on all repairs or maintenance work.

We’re here to help with any financial help, needs or suggestions to help make paying for a vehicle easier. Stop by today and see what we can do for you right now.