The Mopar '17 Dodge Challenger joins the elite club of limited edition vehicles made by the company since 2010. This model is the eighth edition to the series, launched by the company to celebrate its 80th anniversary.
The Mopar '17 Dodge Challenger is the eighth member of the elite club which will be launched in two exclusive colors. Both these segments will have 80 units each to mark the 80th anniversary of Mopar. The model will be launched in two exclusive colors such as Pitch Black/Contusion Blue and Pitch Black/Billet Silver.
This limited edition of The Mopar '17 Dodge Challenger will also feature Mopar performance parts, an exclusive owner's kit, accessories and a serialized badge. According to PR Newswire, the Head of Parts and Service of Mopar, FCA - Global, Pietro Gorlier said "Since its birth in 1937, Mopar has evolved from the name of an antifreeze product to a global customer-care brand. The Mopar '17 Dodge Challenger, our latest limited-edition vehicle, is a testament to this philosophy, showcasing how Mopar assists owners in personalizing all FCA US vehicles."
The Mopar '17 Dodge Challenger comes with an exclusive owner's kit. This will include a Mopar welcome letter, a birth certificate with vehicle specifications, date of manufacture, proprietary vehicle number, Special Mopar '17 booklet. There will be customized acrylic memorabilia showpiece, Mopar valve stem caps, Mopar '17 keychain and Mopar 80th anniversary badge in the kit among other Mopar-branded items. The kit also has hand-signed Mopar '17 rendering from the FCA US LLC Product Design Office.
According to Motor Authority, as this exclusive edition starts as 2017 Dodge Challenger 392 Shaker model, it comes with firmer performance suspension, Brembo brakes and other utility parts. The Mopar '17 Dodge Challenger will be powered by the 6.4-liter V-8 engine from the SRT and Scat Pack models. Capable of producing 485 horsepower it will have a torque of 475 pound-feet with 6-speed manual transmission to the rear wheels.
The Mopar '17 Dodge Challenger joins the club of limited edition Mopar-cars as the eighth member. The previous members of the club are the "Mopar '10 Challenger", "Mopar '11 Charger", "Mopar '12 300", "Mopar '13 Dart", "Mopar '14 Challenger", "Mopar '15 Charger R/T", and "Mopar '16 Ram Rebel". This limited edition of Mopar '17 Dodge Challenger will hit the showrooms in the second quarter of the year with a base price of $55,790.