PT Cruiser Forum  
Advertisements
       

Go Back   PT Cruiser Forum > General Forums > PT Cruiser News and Rumors

PT Cruiser Forum

Advertisements
Challenger unveiled at Daytona 07/01/06

 
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 30 Jun 2006, 12:42 pm
Fresh Cruiser
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Baltimore, MD, USA.
Posts: 1
Default Challenger unveiled at Daytona 07/01/06

May want to pay attention tomorrow. 2008 Challenger confirmed. SRT to come in 2009....
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 30 Jun 2006, 04:18 pm
Obsessed Cruiser
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Posts: 6,787
Default

one awesome car !! lets hope they build it as we have seen it !!
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 02 Jul 2006, 07:16 am
Fanatic Cruiser
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: louisville, kentucky, USA.
Posts: 658
Default

It sure is but read the article in the detroit Free Press today...Chrysler said that it would be "CLOSE" to the concept car....Hope they dont mess it up like what they did to the Dodge charger from what it was originaly going to look like...
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 03 Jul 2006, 12:40 pm
Obsessed Cruiser
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Posts: 6,787
Default

"CLOSE to the concept " that could be the problem the word close !!
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 04 Jul 2006, 04:32 pm
Regular Cruiser
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: .
Posts: 170
Default

Nothing ever comes to market exactly like the show concept....the PT didn't, the Crossfire didn't, but they were both very close. Heck, a lot of show cars are just that - for show only, and are more of a design exercise than anything else.

Keep in mind the Charger concept car was designed on the old front drive Intrepid/300M platform. When DCX did away with that they could no longer manage the same proportions as the show car. Besides, if I remember right that Charger was also an alternative fuel vehicle and as such more of a true concept car than a "what do you guys think about this, should we build it?" sort of thing like the Challenger.

I have tremendous confidence that Dodge will bring this to market very much in the spirit of the show car. I doubt the carbon fiber hood will see the light of day though, execpt maybe, maybe, on the SRT8 variant.
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Daytona Dodge-Chrysler Car Show Feb 19 Hooligan Southeast PT Forum 4 05 Jan 2005 04:38 pm


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:28 am.




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2 © 2011, Crawlability, Inc.
vB.Sponsors