So you can’t wait until the fall for a Hellcat or maybe you want similar power output from your Ram or Grand Cherokee? Give O.CT Tuning in Germany a call. Thru the use of a supercharger, an intercooler and a remapped ECU, 564 hp is possible. More if your wallet allows. Find more info at CarBuzz. More pics after the jump!
New replacement parts for 1972-93 Dodge 1/2 ton and 3/4 ton pickups, as well as Ramchargers, are now available through LMC Truck. This was a gap in the automotive reproduction industry that is finally being addressed! The variety of parts is currently limited but it’s a start. Find more info at LMC Truck.
Chrysler has released some teaser shots of what to expect at SEMA in a few weeks. Included are a Poison Dart R/T (love that name) and a Challenger T/A. Find more info at CarBuzz. More pics after the jump!
Mopar Blog will be at SEMA again this year so stay tuned for a complete gallery from the Mopar booth! If you missed it last year, check out our SEMA 2013 coverage.
The New York Times reviewed the Power Wagon. Tall, powerful, relatively comfortable and tall. Conclusion: it will go just about anywhere except into you garage. Read the entire review here.
Consumer Reports awarded the Ram 1500 diesel first place in a recent comparison of full size, light duty pickups. Second place? The Ram 1500 equipped with the 5.7 Hemi. Find more info at Allpar.
The New York Times has done a short write-up on the Ram 1500 Diesel. The competition is paying attention and reacting quickly.
Remember that magical station wagon rear door that could open out and down like a truck tailgate or sideways like a conventional door? Ram does and decided to take a closer look at truck tailgates. Allpar reports that Ram filed a patent on Feb 12, 2013 that shows a two piece tailgate that can be opened in a number of different ways. Just like the multi-link coil spring rear suspension, airbag rear suspension and the Ram Box–Ram continues to lead the pack in innovative new ideas. Find more detail at Allpar.