Being America’s leading performance brand, Dodge is celebrating the men and women of the United States armed forces by introducing a pair of new special edition packages for it’s Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger lineups. The “Stars & Stripes” Editions will make their official public debut at the 2019 New York International Auto Show later this month.
“Dodge is known for delivering custom looks straight from the factory. We also have a strong following of buyers who are in the military, as well as many buyers who are patriotic,” said Steve Beahm, Head of Passenger Car Brands – Dodge, SRT, Chrysler and FIAT, FCA – North America and Head of Parts & Service (Mopar), FCA – North America. “The Stars & Stripes Edition is an opportunity to deliver a custom look with unique elements that speak to those performance enthusiasts who want to extend their passion for their country to the Charger and Challenger.”
The Stars & Stripes Edition feature a unique Satin Black and Silver accent center stripe, Satin Black American Flag fender decals, 20-inch x 9-inch Mid-Gloss Black wheels and Black badging. Bronze four-piston Brembo brake calipers come standard on Challenger R/T Scat Pack and Charger Scat Pack models and are packaged with the Performance Handling Group on GT and R/T models.
Inside, Stars & Stripes Edition models feature Gloss Black interior accents, unique Black-on-Black cloth seats with an embroidered Bronze star, Dark Brushed II interior bezels, unique Antique Bronze instrument panel badge and Bronze accent stitching throughout.
According to mTAB, an independent market research firm, Dodge has the highest percentage of active military buyers in the automotive industry. The Charger and Challenger also have the highest rate of active military buyers in their market segments.
FCA also offers an “Honoring Those Who Serve” bonus cash offer through FCA US LLC which provides a special offer to active military, active military reserve, retired military, retired military reserve or honorably discharged veterans within 12 months of discharged date. Eligible Dodge customers could receive up to $500 in Military bonus cash. The offer applies to purchases as well as leases on select 2018 and 2019 vehicles.
The Stars & Stripes Edition is available on the following models with a U.S. Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $1,995:
- Challenger R/T Scat Pack and Charger R/T Scat Pack
- Challenger R/T and Charger R/T
- Challenger GT RWD and Charger GT RWD
The Stars & Stripe Edition is available with the following exterior colors: Destroyer Grey, F8 Green, Granite Crystal, IndiGo Blue, Maximum Steel, Octane Red, Pitch Black, Triple Nickel, and White Knuckle.
Dodge Charger and Challenger “Stars & Stripes” Image Gallery: