Dodge Shows Off Its Limited Edition Heritage Models At The 2022 SEMA Show!

Dodge pays tribute to the long and storied history of the Dodge Challenger and Charger through its limited-edition models with heritage influences for the 2023 model year.

Over the past few months, we’ve been discussing the six heritage-influenced models announced so far. But for the first time, we get a good look at these limited edition models at the 2022 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas.

Dodge Challenger Shakedown –

2023 Dodge Challenger Shakedown. (Hunter Leighton).

The Dodge Challenger Shakedown will be truly unique: only 1,000 special edition models are planned for production: 500 Dodge Challenger Shakedown R/T Scat Pack (in Destroyer Gray) and 500 Challenger Shakedown R/T Scat Pack Widebody (in Pitch Black) vehicles will be produced.

Special-edition Dodge Challenger Shakedown models come with Plus Group, Technology Group, Navigation, Carbon/Suede and Dynamics Package contents (for Challenger R/T Scat Pack).

Unique features of the special Dodge Challenger Shakedown model include:

  • Legendary Cold Air Gripping Mopar Shaker Hood
  • Mopar Shaker Intake
  • “Shaker” sticker under the hood
  • Red “392” Fender Graphics
  • “Shakedown” spoiler image
  • Shakedown stripe with red accent
  • Black ‘Challenger’ Grille Badge
  • Unique R/T grille badge
  • 20″ x 9.5″ Low Gloss Black Slingshot Wheels
  • 20-inch x 11-inch Carbon Black Warp Speed ​​wheels (widebody)
  • Red Brembo six-piston brakes
  • “Shakedown” instrument panel (IP) badge
  • Premium Black Nappa/Alcantara seats with red stitching
  • Interior red accent stitching on IP, console, steering wheel, seats
  • Demonic Red Seat Belts

The 2023 special edition Dodge Challenger Shakedown has a US manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $63,590 for non-Widebody and $67,490 for Widebody. That doesn’t include an additional $1,595 for destination fees.

2023 Dodge Charger Super Bee –

2023 Dodge Charger Super Bee. (Hunter Leighton).

A limited number of 2023 Dodge Charger Super Bees will populate the hive. The special edition vehicle will see a production run of just 1,000, with 500 Charger Scat Pack (in B5 Blue) and 500 Charger Scat Pack Widebody (in Plum Crazy) vehicles slated for production.

In addition to Plus Group contents and the Carbon/Suede package, the special edition model of the 2023 Dodge Charger Super Bee showcases a swarm of unique features, including:

  • Super Bee exterior badges on the grille and front fenders
  • Super Bee exterior graphics on the functional hood scoop and rear fenders (blue graphics with B5 Blue, white graphics with Plum Crazy)
  • 20-inch x 9.5-inch knurled wheels with 275 radial drag (Scat Pack)
  • 18-inch x 11-inch slip wheels with 315 slip radials (Scat Pack Widebody)
  • Suspension Adaptive Damping with Drag Mode
  • Black Mopar fairing set
  • SRT hood with functional scoop and dual heat extractors
  • SRT black exhaust tips
  • Red Brembo four-piston braking system
  • Super Bee badge on the instrument panel in the interior
  • Super Bee logos on the backrest

The 2023 Dodge Charger Super Bee has a suggested retail price of $61,805 for non-Widebody models and $67,300 for Widebody models. That, of course, excludes the $1,595 for destination.

2023 Dodge Challenger & Charger Scat Pack Swinger –

Only 1,000 of the 2023 Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack Swinger and 2023 Dodge Charger R/T Scat Pack Swinger will be produced, both as Widebody models. Those looking to recreate a classic green-on-green Swinger look can choose from F8 Green and Sublime Green exterior colors, with a White Knuckle option also available.

challenger –

2023 Dodge Challenger Swinger. (Hunter Leighton).

Starting with the Plus Group and Shaker pack contents, the 2023 Dodge Challenger Scat Pack Swinger achieves its retro flair through the following features:

  • Gold School Challenger Grille Badge
  • Gold School R/T Widebody Grille Badge
  • Gold School Painted Shaker Intake
  • Gold School Scat Pack + Bee Spoiler Badge
  • Gold School Bee Fender Badges
  • Retro Swinger Graphics on the Rear Fender
  • 20-inch x 11-inch Gold School wheels
  • Black six-piston Brembo brakes
  • Mod Grain Woody Aluminum Inner Rim Structures
  • Nappa/Alcantara seats with green stitching and green Dodge Rhombi logo
  • Green Swinger badge on instrument panel
  • Green accent stitching on the console and doors

Charger –

2023 Dodge Charger Swinger. (Hunter Leighton).

The 2023 Dodge Charger Scat Pack Swinger adds retro-inspired features to Plus Group content, including:

  • Gold School Scat Pack + Bee Grille Badge
  • Gold School Bee . fender and lid badges
  • 20-inch x 11-inch Gold School wheels
  • Retro Swinger Graphics on the Rear Fender
  • Black six-piston Brembo brakes
  • Mod Grain Woody Aluminum Inner Rim Structures
  • Nappa/Alcantara seats with green stitching and green Dodge Rhombi logo
  • Green Swinger badge on instrument panel
  • Green accent stitching on the console and doors

The 2023 Dodge Challenger Scat Pack Swinger has a suggested retail price of $66,190 in the US, while the Charger version costs $69,690. These prices do not include destination costs.

2023 Dodge Charger King Daytona –

2023 Dodge Charger King Daytona. (Hunter Leighton).

The 2023 Dodge Charger King Daytona descends from a famous monarch of the West Coast drag racing scene of the 60s and 70s: Willie “Big Willie” Robinson, who called his 1969 Dodge Charger “King Daytona” and not only used it to to claim victory. on the drag strip, but also to keep racers on the track and off the street. The 2023 Dodge Charger King Daytona honors the original by boosting performance to 807 horsepower and combining a Go Mango exterior with unique orange interior accents.

Only 300 of the 2023 Dodge Charger King Daytona “Last Call” models will be produced, all based on the Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody in the vibrant Go ManGo exterior color. The 2023 Dodge Charger King Daytona adds:

  • Extra 10 hp that takes the Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye from 797 to 807 hp
  • Satin Black King Daytona rear fender graphics
  • Satin black hood and roof graphics
  • 20″ x 11″ Satin Carbon Warp Speed ​​Wheels
  • Satin chrome exterior badges
  • Orange Brembo six-piston brakes
  • Clear Mopar hairdressing set
  • Satin black spoiler
  • Black Nappa/Alcantara “Daytona” seats with orange stitching
  • King Daytona badge on the interior instrument panel
  • Interior orange accent stitching on instrument panel, console, steering wheel and door trim
  • Suede headlining
  • Carbon fiber inner rims
  • Alcantara steering wheel
  • Harman Kardon premium audio system
  • Electric sunroof
  • Navigation pack

The 2023 Dodge Charger King Daytona has a US MSRP of $98,420, excluding destination.

2023 Dodge Challenger Black Ghost –

2023 Dodge Challenger Black Ghost. (Hunter Leighton).

The original Black Ghost, a 1970 black Dodge Challenger RT SE (special edition), owned by Godfrey Qualls, reigned on Woodward Avenue in the 1970s. Qualls’ 1970 Challenger quickly gained a legendary reputation for flexing its 426 HEMI-powered muscle on Woodward and then mysteriously riding into the night, not seen for months, leading to the nickname “Black Ghost”. Not just a local legend, in 2020 Qualls’ vehicle earned a spot on the National Historic Vehicle Register and remains in the Qualls family to this day.

Only 300 of the 2023 Dodge Challenger Black Ghost “Last Call” models will be produced. All 300 are Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody vehicles in Pitch Black color.

Highlights of the 2023 Dodge Challenger Black Ghost include:

  • Black “gator skin” roof vinyl
  • Bright Dodge dashboard badge
  • White graphics on the rear fender
  • Challenger script grille, fender and spoiler badges
  • Midnight Metallic SRT Grille Badge
  • Clear fuel filler valve
  • Black Brembo six-piston braking system
  • 3.09:1 rear axle ratio
  • 20″ x 11″ Satin Carbon Warp Speed ​​Wheels
  • Black Mopar Bonnet Pins
  • Badge on dashboard in Black Ghost
  • Alcantara/Laguna leather seats and door supports
  • Alcantara steering wheel with red SRT logo
  • Real carbon fiber bezels and Dynamica suede headlining

The 2023 Dodge Challenger Black Ghost has a suggested retail price of $99,315 in the US, excluding destination.

Available on DodgeGarage.com, the new Dodge Horsepower Locator allows enthusiasts to easily search all Dodge dealers by zip code, model, special edition model and trim level for the availability of Dodge Challenger and Charger vehicles.

Special thanks to Hunter Leighton of Jack Sweeney Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep® and Ram for the photos.

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