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SRT adds new cost-saving Core models to Challenger SRT8, 300 SRT8

As the high-performance division of Chrysler, the SRT brand used the Chicago Auto Show to reveal new "Core" models for the Dodge Challenger SRT8 and Chrysler 300 SRT8. Similar to a move made by Chrysler in Australia, both of these new Core models will get a significant drop in price compared to the current SRTs, and each will get some new, exclusive styling elements as well. Both new models will arrive in showrooms this summer. The Challenger SRT8 Core will start at US$38,995 (CAD pricing to follow), which is several thousand less than the SRT8 currently on sale. Along with the lower... Read More

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