Dodge today announced several updates to its Charger Daytona SRT Concept
Three powertrain output levels and direct connection upgrades in preview
Dodge Charger Daytona SRT Concept’s SEMA Show Look Highlighted By New Stryker Red body color, lightweight carbon fiber wheels and drag radials
On-site teams will hold Fratzonic Chambered Exhaust consumer clinics in Dodge-branded SEMA display
To follow Dodge at the 2022 SEMA Show, visit DodgeGarage.com
AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Nov 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Dodge hints to performance enthusiasts about future products ahead of the launch of the world’s first electrified muscle car. The Dodge Charger Daytona SRT Concept will once again use a respected gathering of automakers and tuners to look into the future of the Dodge brand.
The Nov 1-4, 2022Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, is the world’s largest auto trade event and will accommodate 19,500 square feet. Dodge display featuring the Banshee-powered battery-electric muscle car, as well as six “Last Call” 2023 Dodge Charger and Challenger special-edition performance cars and a full selection of new 6- and 8-cylinder Direct Connection crate engines.
“The SEMA Show is one of the great gatherings of performance culture, and Dodge won’t back down as we develop the next-generation muscle car—one that just happens to be all-electric,” said Dodge brand Tim Kuniskis. CEO – Stellantis. “Technology is moving forward and the customizers and tuners are moving with it. We’re showing how old-school hot-rodding will thrive in an electrified muscle-car future.”
The Dodge Charger Daytona SRT Concept, originally shown at Dodge Speed Week as part of the build-up to the world’s largest celebration of automotive culture – Michigan’s Woodward Dream Cruise – will take center stage on the brand’s performance-oriented SEMA display.
BEV Power and Performance Upgrades as Example
The Dodge Charger Daytona SRT Concept’s SEMA visit is announcing nine possible powertrain outputs for the all-electric muscle car concept. Three different battery electric power levels will be showcased at SEMA, as well as two Dodge Direct Connection performance upgrades for each power level.
Dodge illustrates a tiered approach to its electrified performance, with 400-volt system outputs of 340 kilowatts (456 hp) and 440 kilowatts (590 hp) and an as yet unannounced, factory-delivered, 800-volt SRT Banshee powertrain package.
400 volt output levels
Direct Connect Stage 1 and Stage 2 performance upgrades use a “crystal” key that plugs into the dash. Basic output and direct connection upgrade levels for the 800-volt Banshee will be announced at a future date.
Dodge Charger Daytona SRT Concept Stryker Red
The first thing a casual SEMA Show observer will notice is the Dodge Charger Daytona SRT Concept’s new tri-coat. Stryker Red exterior tint.
The new exterior paint color was chosen as a way to celebrate Stage 2 Banshee’s performance upgrade. In addition, the concept features “Stage 2” fenders and new 18-inch Direct Connection lightweight carbon-fiber concept wheels with 305 mm radial drag.
Using a video wall, Dodge will also show off a variety of Charger Daytona SRT Concept colors, wheel designs and performance configurations, illustrating the visual and performance customization that will remain a hallmark of Dodge muscle cars for years to come.
Power levels are matched to a full range of nine unique exterior colors and nine different wheel combinations, and displayed via videos illustrating the nine different performance and Direct Connection upgrade levels envisioned for the Dodge concept car.
Fine tuning of the Fratzog
Dodge will also host Dodge Charger Daytona SRT Concept car consumer clinics at the SEMA Show. On-site teams will engage attendees to explore their impressions regarding the tuning of the patent-pending Fratzonic Chambered Exhaust – the world’s first BEV exhaust system.
Consumer feedback obtained from opinion leaders in the world of performance cars will help the Dodge brand in its pioneering work to create a unique sound signature for its upcoming all-electric Charger muscle car.
Research participants will have the opportunity to evaluate and rank unique tuning versions of the Charger Daytona SRT Concept exhaust note.
Dodge Charger Daytona SRT Concept
Representing a giant step forward on the performance brand’s road to an electrified future, the Dodge Charger Daytona SRT Concept offers a perception-shattering concept that reimagines what a muscle car can be. The Dodge Charger Daytona SRT Concept offers a glimpse into the brand’s electric future through a vehicle that drives like a Dodge, looks like a Dodge and sounds like a Dodge.
At its core, the Dodge Charger Daytona SRT Concept is an authentic Dodge with attitude, and it will redefine American power by combining the visual, visceral and emotional experiences the Brotherhood demands in a pure, radical, high-performance muscle car for the next generation. . generation.
For over 100 years, the Dodge brand has continued the spirit of brothers John and Horace Dodge. Their influence continues today as Dodge shifts up a gear with a lineup that delivers unparalleled performance in each of the segments in which they compete.
Moving forward as a pure performance brand, Dodge offers SRT Hellcat versions of the Dodge Challenger, Dodge Charger and Dodge Durango, as well as an R/T plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) version of the all-new 2023 Dodge Hornet, representing the the brand’s first electrified performance car. Dodge delivers the drag-strip dominating 807 horsepower Dodge Challenger SRT Super Stock; the 797 horsepower Dodge Charger SRT Redeye, the most powerful and fastest mass-produced sedan in the world; and the 710 horsepower Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat, the most powerful SUV ever; and the best standard performance in the compact commercial vehicle segment with the Dodge Hornet. Combined, these four powerful vehicles make Dodge the most powerful brand in the industry, with more horsepower than any other American brand in the entire range.
In 2022, the Dodge brand was ranked #1 in the JD Power APEAL Study (Mass Market), making it the only domestic brand ever to do so for three years in a row. In 2020, Dodge was named the “#1 Brand in Initial Quality”, making it the first ever domestic brand to be ranked No. 1 in the JD Power Initial Quality Study (IQS).
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